1996 Mazda MX-5 Miata Consumer Review: Fun Little Car

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Fun Little Car
By Eric H on


1996 Mazda MX-5 Miata M-Edition 2dr Convertible


I sold my Cobra replica last year and
was looking to get a little two seat
roadster for commuting instead of just
cruzing. I needed a cheap two seat
roadster that got good mileage and was
reliable. My search brought me to the
miata which was not an enthusiastic
choice at first. Upon purchasing this
car I have found it to be the best of
all worlds in that it is very
affordable, peppy and killer in the
curves, very reliable, and maintains
about 30mpg. It is a fun car that I
can drive all the time! instead of
parking next to it during the week and
hopeing that I can drive it this
weekend if the weather is good.

Best Features

Headrest speakers (cheesy but I still love them), Handling (second to none), both sport and economy!

Worst Features

The drivers seat is too high or the windshield is too short! I am 6' and I have to duck to see streetlights. The top of the windshield is nearly blocking my view of the road. The rear view mirror totally blocks my sight of that section of the road.
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