2020 Mazda MX-5 Miata vs 2019 Mazda MX-5 Miata

When shopping for a new car, many people only look for a vehicle that is practical and can fit their daily needs. However, every person deserves to get a car with the sole purpose of only using it for fun and adventurous driving. While there are many sports cars and roadsters to choose from, the model that should be at the top of your list is the 2020 Mazda MX-5 Miata. This roadster will provide you with a spirited performance, classic style, and innovative technology.

Whether this will be your first Mazda roadster, or you’ve been a fan of the MX-5 Miata for years, you might be wondering how it compares to the 2019 model. While Mazda has kept fan favorite features, they have also added new features and upgraded old ones. See what’s changed and what’s stayed the same in this 2020 Mazda MX-5 Miata vs 2019 Mazda MX-5 Miata comparison.

2020 Mazda MX-5 Miata


2019 Mazda MX-5 Miata

$26,580 Starting MSRP $25,730
181 hp Horsepower 181 hp
151 lb-ft Torque 151 lb-ft
Available Apple CarPlay® and Android Auto™ integration Not Available


What’s New for the 2020 Mazda MX-5 Miata?

As you can see from the comparison table, the 2020 Mazda MX-5 continues to be equipped by the powerful SKYACTIV®-G 2.0-liter DOHC 16-valve four-cylinder with VVT engine. The 2020 Mazda MX-5 Miata also comes with the option to choose the SKYACTIV®-MT 6-speed manual transmission with short-throw shifter or the 6-speed Sport automatic transmission with paddle shifters.

Now, let’s talk about what’s changed for the 2020 model. As you can see the starting MSRP went up by $850. However, the new additions and upgrades will make that increase worth it. The Sport trim now has more standard i-ACTIVSENSE® safety features including Blind Spot Monitoring with Rear Cross-Traffic Alert, Smart City Brake Support, and Lane Departure Warning System. Starting at the Club trim, the MX-5 Miata now has the option to choose the new Polymetal Gray paint color. The Club and Grand Touring trims now include Apple CarPlay® and Android Auto™.

If you’re interested in getting a 2020 Mazda MX-5 Miata, reach out to the team at Fontana Mazda today. Feel free to keep browsing our blog and model research pages to learn more about this model.

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