Compare 2012 Mazda MX-5 Miata specifications by trim levels

MX-5 Miata is a 2-seat Performance from Mazda, which first hit the market back in 1999.

With the price tag ranging from $23,470 to $31,225, the Mazda MX-5 Miata faces the stiff competition with the same-class rivals like Honda Fit, Hyundai Accent, Hyundai Genesis Coupe.

Overview

Wheels

Bulb Size

The Mazda MX-5 Miata has a maximum towing capacity of 900 lbs, but double check that this applies to the configuration you want.

The Mazda MX-5 Miata boasts the average fuel economy anywhere of 28 mpg, depending on the petrol type and engine capacity.

The maximum width and height is 67.70mm x 157.30mm respectively and can vary on the basis of model.

Key Specs of 2012 Mazda MX-5 Miata

  • Fuel Tank: 12.7 gal

  • Wheelbase: 91.7 in

  • MPG: 22 city/28 hwy

  • 0-60 mph: 7.1 sec

  • Towing capacity: 900 lbs

  • Curb: 2480 lbs

  • Tires: P205/50VR16.0 BSW performance

  • Cargo: 5.3 cu.ft

  • Passenger capacity: 2

  • Dimensions(LxWxH): 157.3 x 67.7 x 49



2012 Mazda MX-5 Miata Price, Review, Ratings and Pictures

The Mazda MX-5 Miata is offered in 6 trim levels. Compare the trim levels to ensure you will have the desired features and will not pay for the unnecessary upgrades

Our comprehensive charts with interior and exterior specs are also designed to give you thorough details about Mazda MX-5 Miata safety features and entertainment system, technical aspects, and so on.

Compare the Mazda MX-5 Miata specifications & features by choosing the necessary trim level & year of manufacture.

Specs

    • Main Info

    • Body Style Performance

    • Doors 2

    • Engine

    • Horsepower 167 hp @ 7000

    • Torque 140 lb-ft.

    • 0-60mph / 0-100kmh 6.7 - 7.1 sec

    • 1/4 mile time 15.4 - 15.5 sec

    • Dimensions

    • Length 157.3 in

    • Width 67.7 in

    • Height 49 in

    • Wheelbase 91.7 in

    • Curb Weight 2480 lbs

    • GVWR 3078 lbs

    • Towing capacity 900 lbs

    • Turning radius 15.4 ft

    • CAPACITY

    • Seats 2

    • FUEL

    • Fuel tank 12.7 gal

    • City 21 - 22 mpg

    • Combined 25 mpg

    • Highway 28 mpg

    • Highway range 355.6 mi



Specifications

Sport 2dr Convertible

Touring 2dr Convertible

Grand Touring 2dr Convertible

Touring Power Retractable Hard Top

Exterior length
157.30 in 157.30 in 157.30 in 157.30 in
Exterior body width
67.70 in 67.70 in 67.70 in 67.70 in
Exterior height
49.00 in 49.00 in 49.00 in 49.40 in
Horsepower
167 167 167 167
Torque
140 140 140 140
Fuel economy - city
22 mpg 21 mpg 21 mpg 21 mpg
Fuel economy - highway
28 mpg 28 mpg 28 mpg 28 mpg
0-60mph / 0-100kmh (s)
7.10 seconds 6.70 seconds 6.70 seconds 6.90 seconds
1/4 mile time
15.50 seconds 15.40 seconds 15.40 seconds 15.50 seconds
1/4 mile speed
91 mph 89 mph 89 mph 88 mph
Lateral acceleration (g)
0.90 0.90 0.90 0.90
Slalom speed
62 mph 62 mph 62 mph 62 mph
Bore-and-Stroke
3.44/3.27 " 3.44/3.27 " 3.44/3.27 " 3.44/3.27 "
Curb weight
2480.00 lbs 2511.00 lbs 2511.00 lbs 2593.00 lbs
Gross vehicle weight rating (GVWR)
3078.00 lbs 3078.00 lbs 3078.00 lbs 3122.00 lbs
Wheelbase
91.70 in 91.70 in 91.70 in 91.70 in
Front track
58.70 " 58.70 " 58.70 " 58.70 "
Rear track
58.90 " 58.90 " 58.90 " 58.90 "
Turning radius
15.40 15.40 15.40 15.40
Front legroom
43.10 in 43.10 in 43.10 in 43.10 in
Front headroom
37.40 in 37.40 in 37.40 in 37.00 in
Front hip room
50.60 in 50.60 in 50.60 in 50.60 in
Front shoulder room
53.20 in 53.20 in 53.20 in 53.20 in
Luggage volume
5.30 cu.ft. 5.30 cu.ft. 5.30 cu.ft. 5.30 cu.ft.
Luggage volume (max)
5.30 cu.ft. 5.30 cu.ft. 5.30 cu.ft. 5.30 cu.ft.
Fuel tank
12.70 gal. 12.70 gal. 12.70 gal. 12.70 gal.
Drag coefficient
0.34 0.34 0.34 0.32

Grand Touring Power Retractable Hard Top

Special Edition Power Retractable Hard Top

Exterior length
157.30 in 157.30 in
Exterior body width
67.70 in 67.70 in
Exterior height
49.40 in 49.40 in
Horsepower
167 167
Torque
140 140
Fuel economy - city
21 mpg 21 mpg
Fuel economy - highway
28 mpg 28 mpg
0-60mph / 0-100kmh (s)
6.90 seconds 6.90 seconds
1/4 mile time
15.50 seconds 15.50 seconds
1/4 mile speed
88 mph 88 mph
Lateral acceleration (g)
0.90 0.90
Slalom speed
62 mph 62 mph
Bore-and-Stroke
3.44/3.27 " 3.44/3.27 "
Curb weight
2593.00 lbs 2593.00 lbs
Gross vehicle weight rating (GVWR)
3122.00 lbs 3122.00 lbs
Wheelbase
91.70 in 91.70 in
Front track
58.70 " 58.70 "
Rear track
58.90 " 58.90 "
Turning radius
15.40 15.40
Front legroom
43.10 in 43.10 in
Front headroom
37.00 in 37.00 in
Front hip room
50.60 in 50.60 in
Front shoulder room
53.20 in 53.20 in
Luggage volume
5.30 cu.ft. 5.30 cu.ft.
Luggage volume (max)
5.30 cu.ft. 5.30 cu.ft.
Fuel tank
12.70 gal. 12.70 gal.
Drag coefficient
0.32 0.32

Interior Features

Sport 2dr Convertible

Touring 2dr Convertible

Grand Touring 2dr Convertible

Touring Power Retractable Hard Top

12V DC power outlet
1 1 1 1
Seatback storage pockets
1 1 1 1

Grand Touring Power Retractable Hard Top

Special Edition Power Retractable Hard Top

Air conditioning, front
2816 2816
12V DC power outlet
1 1
Seatback storage pockets
1 1
Cargo net
3783

Exterior Features

Sport 2dr Convertible

Touring 2dr Convertible

Grand Touring 2dr Convertible

Touring Power Retractable Hard Top

Door count
2 doors 2 doors 2 doors 2 doors
Spoiler
3480 3480 3480
Front tires
P205/50VR16.0 BSW performance P205/45WR17.0 BSW performance P205/45WR17.0 BSW performance P205/45WR17.0 BSW performance
Wheels
16" silver aluminum 17" silver aluminum 17" silver aluminum 17" silver aluminum

Grand Touring Power Retractable Hard Top

Special Edition Power Retractable Hard Top

Antenna
3393 3393
Door count
2 doors 2 doors
Front tires
P205/45WR17.0 BSW performance P205/45WR17.0 BSW performance
Wheels
17" silver aluminum 17" black aluminum
Mud flaps
3804

Seats

Sport 2dr Convertible

Touring 2dr Convertible

Grand Touring 2dr Convertible

Touring Power Retractable Hard Top

Standard seating
2 2 2 2
Heated front seats
3030

Grand Touring Power Retractable Hard Top

Special Edition Power Retractable Hard Top

Front seat type
2989 2989
Standard seating
2 2

Entertainment System

Sport 2dr Convertible

Touring 2dr Convertible

Grand Touring 2dr Convertible

Touring Power Retractable Hard Top

Speakers
6 6 7 6
Bluetooth Compatibility
3212

Grand Touring Power Retractable Hard Top

Special Edition Power Retractable Hard Top

Radio
3131 3143
Speakers
7 7

Safety and Security Features

Sport 2dr Convertible

Touring 2dr Convertible

Grand Touring 2dr Convertible

Touring Power Retractable Hard Top

Keyless access system
3277

Grand Touring Power Retractable Hard Top

Special Edition Power Retractable Hard Top

Airbags, frontal
3215 3215

Mechanical Features

Sport 2dr Convertible

Touring 2dr Convertible

Grand Touring 2dr Convertible

Touring Power Retractable Hard Top

Axle ratio
4.10 4.10 4.10 4.10

Grand Touring Power Retractable Hard Top

Special Edition Power Retractable Hard Top

Engine
4750 4750
Axle ratio
4.10 4.10

Other Specs

Sport 2dr Convertible

Touring 2dr Convertible

Grand Touring 2dr Convertible

Touring Power Retractable Hard Top

Maximum towing capacity
900 lbs. 900 lbs. 900 lbs. 900 lbs.

Grand Touring Power Retractable Hard Top

Special Edition Power Retractable Hard Top

Horsepower rpm
7000 7000
Maximum towing capacity
900 lbs. 900 lbs.