The Mazda MX-5 is a small two seater sports car, currently in its third generation, and approaching a million of them have been sold worldwide. It is a very attractive car with simple looks which belie its very high level of sophistication.
During its history there have been a number of different engines available, In the current generation which was launched in 2005 there is a choice of two petrol units the most powerful of which develops around 160 bhp.
In some ways the MX-5 can be considered to have a relatively modest performance for a sports car. It takes almost 8 seconds to sprint from rest to 62 mph, and many saloon cars will do better than that, but raw pace is not what this car is about.
What the MX-5 is really about is having fun, and driving it really is. It is rear wheel drive and handles almost as well as a Porsche Boxster. On a winding country road it really excels. It is brisk, responsive and corners as if it was on rails.
The Mazda MX-5 is the perfect choice for a small reasonable costing sports car and you will find many of them for sale across the UK from approved Mazda dealers, independent traders and private sellers. No matter where you are in the UK, Motors.co.uk could find a deal on a used Mazda MX-5 near you.
If you enjoy the concept of driving on the race track, then the Mazda MX-5 is the ideal car to get started on this fun activity. Its rear wheel drive means that you can power slide it round bends and really feel the wind in your hair. As an entry level sports car there is nothing to beat it.
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