Mazda MX-5 1.5 [132] SE-L 2dr Review

Category: Convertible

Section: Version review

Fuel type:
petrol
Gearbox:
manual
Doors:
2 doors
Available colours:
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RRP £23,795What Car? Target Price£23,324
Review

The Mazda MX-5 is a terrific two-seat convertible that's great to drive and won't cost a fortune to buy or own. It might only be as fast as a Ford Fiesta ST, and doesn't have the interior luxury of a Mini Convertible, but you can't beat it for pure driving enjoyment.

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Trim: SE-L

Entry-level SE-L trim already comes well equipped, with goodies such as climate and cruise control, LED daytime running lights and 16in wheels. The comprehensive infotainment package includes a six-speaker stereo, sat-nav, smartphone connectivity, Bluetooth and a DAB radio, all operated through a 7.0in colour screen. There’s also heated seats and a leather wrapped steering wheel.

Engine: 1.5 [132]

An enjoyably revvy engine that'll suit those who are more interested in cruising or want the cheapest running costs.


Key information

Doors2
Seats2
0-62 MPH8.3 seconds
Fuel TypePetrol
GearboxMANUAL
MPGOfficial overall fuel economy figure

44.8

Boot CapacityHow much space is there?

130

litres

EmissionsOfficial emissions rating

142

g/km

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