Comparison between:
• Mazda Mx-5 I (NA) 1.6 (petrol, 1990)
• Mazda Mx-5 I (NA) 1.8 (petrol, 1994)
• Mazda Mx-5 I (NA) 1.6 (petrol, 1995)
• Mazda Mx-5 II (NB) 1.6 I 16V (petrol, 1998)

Manufacturer, series, model, years of production

Basic information about the manufacturer, series and model of the vehicle. First and last years of production.

ManufacturerMazdaMazdaMazdaMazda
SeriesMx-5Mx-5Mx-5Mx-5
ModelI (NA) 1.6I (NA) 1.8I (NA) 1.6II (NB) 1.6 I 16V
First year of production1990199419951998
Last year of production1994199819982005

Body type, dimensions, volumes, weight

Information about the body style of the vehicle, overall dimensions, weight, boot space and fuel tank capacity.

Body typecabriolet (convertible, drop-head coupé)cabriolet (convertible, drop-head coupé)cabriolet (convertible, drop-head coupé)cabriolet (convertible, drop-head coupé)
Number of doors2 (two)2 (two)2 (two)2 (two)
Number of seats2 (two)2 (two)2 (two)2 (two)
Wheelbase2265.00 mm (millimeters)
7.43 ft (feet)
89.17 in (inches)
2.2650 m (meters)
2265.00 mm (millimeters)
7.43 ft (feet)
89.17 in (inches)
2.2650 m (meters)
2265.00 mm (millimeters)
7.43 ft (feet)
89.17 in (inches)
2.2650 m (meters)
2265.00 mm (millimeters)
7.43 ft (feet)
89.17 in (inches)
2.2650 m (meters)
Front track1410.00 mm (millimeters)
4.63 ft (feet)
55.51 in (inches)
1.4100 m (meters)
1410.00 mm (millimeters)
4.63 ft (feet)
55.51 in (inches)
1.4100 m (meters)
1410.00 mm (millimeters)
4.63 ft (feet)
55.51 in (inches)
1.4100 m (meters)
1405.00 mm (millimeters)
4.61 ft (feet)
55.31 in (inches)
1.4050 m (meters)
Rear track1430.00 mm (millimeters)
4.69 ft (feet)
56.30 in (inches)
1.4300 m (meters)
1430.00 mm (millimeters)
4.69 ft (feet)
56.30 in (inches)
1.4300 m (meters)
1430.00 mm (millimeters)
4.69 ft (feet)
56.30 in (inches)
1.4300 m (meters)
1430.00 mm (millimeters)
4.69 ft (feet)
56.30 in (inches)
1.4300 m (meters)
Length3975.00 mm (millimeters)
13.04 ft (feet)
156.50 in (inches)
3.9750 m (meters)
3975.00 mm (millimeters)
13.04 ft (feet)
156.50 in (inches)
3.9750 m (meters)
3975.00 mm (millimeters)
13.04 ft (feet)
156.50 in (inches)
3.9750 m (meters)
3975.00 mm (millimeters)
13.04 ft (feet)
156.50 in (inches)
3.9750 m (meters)
Width1675.00 mm (millimeters)
5.50 ft (feet)
65.94 in (inches)
1.6750 m (meters)
1675.00 mm (millimeters)
5.50 ft (feet)
65.94 in (inches)
1.6750 m (meters)
1675.00 mm (millimeters)
5.50 ft (feet)
65.94 in (inches)
1.6750 m (meters)
1680.00 mm (millimeters)
5.51 ft (feet)
66.14 in (inches)
1.6800 m (meters)
Height1230.00 mm (millimeters)
4.04 ft (feet)
48.43 in (inches)
1.2300 m (meters)
1230.00 mm (millimeters)
4.04 ft (feet)
48.43 in (inches)
1.2300 m (meters)
1230.00 mm (millimeters)
4.04 ft (feet)
48.43 in (inches)
1.2300 m (meters)
1225.00 mm (millimeters)
4.02 ft (feet)
48.23 in (inches)
1.2250 m (meters)
Ground clearance----
Minimum trunk/boot space capacity135.0 l (liters)
4.77 ft3 (cubic feet)
0.14 m3 (cubic meters)
135000.00 cc (cubic centimeters)
135.0 l (liters)
4.77 ft3 (cubic feet)
0.14 m3 (cubic meters)
135000.00 cc (cubic centimeters)
135.0 l (liters)
4.77 ft3 (cubic feet)
0.14 m3 (cubic meters)
135000.00 cc (cubic centimeters)
145.0 l (liters)
5.12 ft3 (cubic feet)
0.14 m3 (cubic meters)
145000.00 cc (cubic centimeters)
Maximum trunk/boot space capacity----
Curb weight955 kg (kilograms)
2105.41 lbs (pounds)
990 kg (kilograms)
2182.58 lbs (pounds)
981 kg (kilograms)
2162.73 lbs (pounds)
1035 kg (kilograms)
2281.78 lbs (pounds)
Maximum weight1190 kg (kilograms)
2623.50 lbs (pounds)
1230 kg (kilograms)
2711.69 lbs (pounds)
1230 kg (kilograms)
2711.69 lbs (pounds)
1255 kg (kilograms)
2766.80 lbs (pounds)
Capacity of the fuel tank48.0 l (liters)
10.56 UK gal (UK gallons)
12.68 US gal (US gallons)
48.0 l (liters)
10.56 UK gal (UK gallons)
12.68 US gal (US gallons)
48.0 l (liters)
10.56 UK gal (UK gallons)
12.68 US gal (US gallons)
50.0 l (liters)
11.00 UK gal (UK gallons)
13.21 US gal (US gallons)

Engine

Technical data about the vehicle's engine - location, displacement, aspiration, cylinders, valves, compression, fuel, etc.

Type of fuelpetrolpetrolpetrolpetrol
Type of fuel systemmulti-point fuel injection (MPFI)multi-point fuel injection (MPFI)multi-point fuel injection (MPFI)multi-point fuel injection (MPFI)
Engine model----
Engine locationlongitudinal, frontlongitudinal, frontlongitudinal, frontlongitudinal, front
Engine displacement1598 cc (cubic centimeters)1840 cc (cubic centimeters)1598 cc (cubic centimeters)1598 cc (cubic centimeters)
Valve mechanism typedouble overhead camshaft (DOHC)double overhead camshaft (DOHC)double overhead camshaft (DOHC)double overhead camshaft (DOHC)
Type of aspirationnaturally aspiratednaturally aspiratednaturally aspiratednaturally aspirated
Compression ratio9.40 : 19.40 : 19.00 : 19.40 : 1
Arrangement of the cylindersinline/straight engineinline/straight engineinline/straight engineinline/straight engine
Number of cylinders4 (four)4 (four)4 (four)4 (four)
Valves per cylinder4 (four)4 (four)4 (four)4 (four)
Bore (the diameter of a cylinder)78.00 mm (millimeters)
0.26 ft (feet)
3.07 in (inches)
0.0780 m (meters)
83.00 mm (millimeters)
0.27 ft (feet)
3.27 in (inches)
0.0830 m (meters)
78.00 mm (millimeters)
0.26 ft (feet)
3.07 in (inches)
0.0780 m (meters)
78.00 mm (millimeters)
0.26 ft (feet)
3.07 in (inches)
0.0780 m (meters)
Stroke (the length of a piston stroke)83.60 mm (millimeters)
0.27 ft (feet)
3.29 in (inches)
0.0836 m (meters)
85.00 mm (millimeters)
0.28 ft (feet)
3.35 in (inches)
0.0850 m (meters)
83.60 mm (millimeters)
0.27 ft (feet)
3.29 in (inches)
0.0836 m (meters)
83.60 mm (millimeters)
0.27 ft (feet)
3.29 in (inches)
0.0836 m (meters)

Power, torque, acceleration, speed

Information about the maximum power, torque, speed and the revolutions per minute, at which they are reached. Acceleration time from 0 to 100 km.

Maximum power115 hp (horse power)
85.8 kW (kilowatts)
116.6 ps (metric horsepower)
130 hp (horse power)
96.9 kW (kilowatts)
131.8 ps (metric horsepower)
90 hp (horse power)
67.1 kW (kilowatts)
91.3 ps (metric horsepower)
110 hp (horse power)
82.0 kW (kilowatts)
111.5 ps (metric horsepower)
Maximum power is generated at6500 rpm (revolutions per minute)6500 rpm (revolutions per minute)6000 rpm (revolutions per minute)6500 rpm (revolutions per minute)
Maximum torque135 Nm (newton meters)
13.8 kgm (kilogram meters)
99.6 ft-lb (foot-pounds)
152 Nm (newton meters)
15.5 kgm (kilogram meters)
112.1 ft-lb (foot-pounds)
129 Nm (newton meters)
13.2 kgm (kilogram meters)
95.1 ft-lb (foot-pounds)
134 Nm (newton meters)
13.7 kgm (kilogram meters)
98.8 ft-lb (foot-pounds)
Maximum torque is reached at5500 rpm (revolutions per minute)5000 rpm (revolutions per minute)4000 rpm (revolutions per minute)5000 rpm (revolutions per minute)
Redline RPM----
Acceleration from 0 to 100 km/h8.70 s (seconds)8.20 s (seconds)10.60 s (seconds)9.70 s (seconds)
Maximum speed185 km/h (kilometers per hour)
114.95 mph (miles per hour)
197 km/h (kilometers per hour)
122.41 mph (miles per hour)
175 km/h (kilometers per hour)
108.74 mph (miles per hour)
191 km/h (kilometers per hour)
118.68 mph (miles per hour)
Drag coefficient----

Fuel consumption

Information about the fuel consumption (urban, extra-urban, combined).

Fuel consumption (urban)9.6 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
2.11 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
2.54 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
24.50 mpg (miles per gallon)
6.47 mpl (miles per liter)
10.42 km/l (kilometers per liter)
--10.8 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
2.38 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
2.85 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
21.78 mpg (miles per gallon)
5.75 mpl (miles per liter)
9.26 km/l (kilometers per liter)
Fuel consumption (extra urban)6.1 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
1.34 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
1.61 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
38.56 mpg (miles per gallon)
10.19 mpl (miles per liter)
16.39 km/l (kilometers per liter)
--6.6 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
1.45 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
1.74 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
35.64 mpg (miles per gallon)
9.41 mpl (miles per liter)
15.15 km/l (kilometers per liter)
Fuel consumption (combined)7.8 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
1.72 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
2.06 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
30.16 mpg (miles per gallon)
7.97 mpl (miles per liter)
12.82 km/l (kilometers per liter)
8.7 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
1.91 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
2.30 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
27.04 mpg (miles per gallon)
7.14 mpl (miles per liter)
11.49 km/l (kilometers per liter)
8.7 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
1.91 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
2.30 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
27.04 mpg (miles per gallon)
7.14 mpl (miles per liter)
11.49 km/l (kilometers per liter)
8.1 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
1.78 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
2.14 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
29.04 mpg (miles per gallon)
7.67 mpl (miles per liter)
12.35 km/l (kilometers per liter)
EU emission standard----
Catalytic converter----
CO2 emissions----

Transmission, drive type

Information about the transmission (automatic and/or manual), number of gears/speeds and type of drive.

Transmission model----
Type of transmissionmanualmanualmanualmanual
Number of automatic gears----
Number of manual gears5 (five)5 (five)5 (five)5 (five)
Final drive ratio----
Drive typerear wheel drive (RWD)rear wheel drive (RWD)rear wheel drive (RWD)rear wheel drive (RWD)

Steering

Technical specifications about the type of steering and the vehicle's turning circle (turning diameter).

Type of steeringrack and pinionrack and pinionrack and pinionrack and pinion
Type of power steeringhydraulichydraulichydraulichydraulic
Turning circle diameter9.70 m (meters)
31.82 ft (feet)
381.89 in (inches)
--9.70 m (meters)
31.82 ft (feet)
381.89 in (inches)

Suspension

Information about the front and rear suspension of the vehicle.

Type of front suspension - double wishbones - double wishbones - double wishbones - double wishbones
Type of rear suspension - double wishbones - double wishbones - double wishbones - coil springs

Brakes

Type of brakes used on the front and rear wheels as well as presence of an ABS (anti-lock braking system).

Type of front brakesventilated discsventilated discsventilated discsventilated discs
Type of rear brakesdiscsdiscsdiscsdiscs
ABS (anti-lock braking system)YesYesYesYes

Wheels

Type and size of the rims and tyres of the vehicle.

Rim size----
Tyre code185/60 R14185/60 R14185/60 R14185/60 R14