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Mazda MX-5 2008

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Mazda MX-5 2008

The 2008 Mazda MX-5 range of configurations is currently priced from $8,100.

The Mazda MX-5 is also known as the Mazda MX-5 Miata (North America), the Mazda Miata (North America), the Eunos Roadster (Japan) and the Mazda Roadster (Japan) in markets outside Australia.

Mazda MX-5 2008 Price and Specs

The Mazda MX-5 2008 is currently available from $8,100 for the MX-5 Coupe up to $14,850 for the MX-5 Coupe.

Pricing guides

$11,475
Based on third party pricing data
Lowest Price
$8,100
Highest Price
$14,850
Mazda MX-5 Model Body Type Specs Price from Price to
(base) Convertible 2.0L PULP 6 SP AUTO $8,900 $13,420
(base) Convertible 2.0L PULP 6 SP MAN $8,200 $12,760
Coupe Convertible 2.0L PULP 6 SP AUTO $9,900 $14,850
Coupe Convertible 2.0L PULP 6 SP MAN $8,100 $12,540
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Mazda MX-5 2008 Q&As

Check out real-world situations relating to the Mazda MX-5 here, particularly what our experts have to say about them.

  • Should I buy a used MX-5?

    The MX-5 is a great little sports car for someone looking for some fun on the road.

    The earliest ones are getting a little long in the tooth and are looking a little tired.

    Go for an NC model, that's from 2005-on, and you shouldn't go wrong. They're reliable, user-friendly, they look good, and they're great fun to drive.

    Look for a low-mileage example and avoid any that look like they might have been used in competition.

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  • Best options for a fun convertible?

    The easiest question on record. Get an MX-5 and you'll have all the sunshine and fun you want. The only problem will be choosing between the 1.6 and 2.0-litre engines. Most prefer the "big-bore" engine but I like the engagement you get with the smaller one.

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  • Mustang, 370Z, IS350F, 86 or MX-5?

    If you don’t want a convertible, which rules out the MX-5 as my easy first pick, then the 86 is the car for driving enjoyment on a reasonable budget. But don’t overlook its Subaru twin, the BRZ, which is my choice of the two. Both get The Tick, having shared our Car of the Year award.

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  • Mazda MX-5, Toyota 86 or Mustang for long-time V8 driver?

    Wow, that is a major change of direction. Before you make such a change I would suggest you actually test drive each of the cars you're thinking of to see if they really suit you. The Mazda MX-5 is a two-seater and not very practical for instance. It's hard to advise you because we don't anything about what you want from the car you buy. If it was me I would probably buy the MX-5, I would have no problem with a two-seater.

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Mazda MX-5 2008 Dimensions

Dimensions for the 2008 Mazda MX-5 are dependent on which body type is chosen. The maximum width and height is 1720mm x 1255mm and can vary on the basis of model.

Dimensions for the Mazda MX-5 2008 Dimensions  include 1245mm height, 1720mm width, 3995mm length.
Mazda MX-5 Model Body Type Height x Width x Length Ground Clearance
base Convertible 1245x1720x3995 mm 118 mm
Touring Convertible 1245x1720x3995 mm 118 mm
Touring LE Convertible 1245x1720x3995 mm 118 mm
Coupe Convertible 1255x1720x3995 mm 118 mm
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Mazda MX-5 2008 Wheel size

Wheel size for the 2008 Mazda MX-5 will vary depending on model chosen, although keep in mind that many manufacturers offer alternate wheel sizes as options on many models.The wheel size available will alter the range of tyres available to be fitted. Standard wheel sizes on the Mazda MX-5 spans from 17x7 inches.

Mazda MX-5 Model Body Type Front Tyre Size Front Rim Rear Tyre Size Rear Rim
base Convertible 205x45 R17 17x7 inches 205x45 R17 17x7 inches
Touring Convertible 205x45 R17 17x7 inches 205x45 R17 17x7 inches
Touring LE Convertible 205x45 R17 17x7 inches 205x45 R17 17x7 inches
Coupe Convertible 205x45 R17 17x7 inches 205x45 R17 17x7 inches
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Mazda MX-5 2008 Fuel consumption

Fuel consumption for the 2008 Mazda MX-5 is dependent on the type of engine, transmission, or model chosen. The Mazda MX-5 currently offers fuel consumption from 8.5 to 8.9L/100km. The Mazda MX-5 is available with the following fuel type: PULP.

Mazda MX-5 Model Body Type Specs Fuel Consumption
Coupe Convertible 2.0L,PULP,6 SP MAN 8.5L/100km
Coupe Convertible 2.0L,PULP,6 SP AUTO 8.9L/100km
base Convertible 2.0L,PULP,6 SP MAN 8.5L/100km
base Convertible 2.0L,PULP,6 SP AUTO 8.9L/100km
* Combined fuel consumption See All Mazda MX-5 2008 Pricing and Specs

Mazda MX-5 2008 Towing capacity

The Mazda MX-5 has no towing capacity for the 2008 year the model was manufactured.

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