Mazda MX-5 Miata Trim: Specs, Speed, And Sport

2023 Mazda Miata Trim Comparison

If you’re shopping for an agile new sports car, you’ll want to see the available Mazda MX-5 Miata trim levels to determine which version of this iconic convertible best suits you. Greenway Mazda Houston is here for you with a detailed comparison of the 2023 Mazda MX-5 Miata trim levels.

Mazda MX-5 Miata Trim Comparison



Starting with the Mazda MX-5 Miata Sport, you get key features like a 181-horsepower 2.0-liter inline four-cylinder engine, rear-wheel drive, a six-speed manual gearbox, and 16-inch alloy wheels. Modern amenities like Blind Spot Monitoring, Apple CarPlay®, and Android Auto™ are included here as well.


The midgrade Mazda MX-5 Miata Club adds upgraded performance through its sport-tuned suspension, Bilstein dampers, and 17-inch alloy wheels. A nine-speaker Bose® premium audio system is also introduced on the Club trim.




Lastly, the Mazda MX-5 Miata Grand Touring adds creature comforts like leather-trimmed seats, a Mazda navigation system, and an adaptive front-lighting system to the mix. The Grand Touring trim is the only edition available with a six-speed automatic transmission.

Engine Type SKYACTIV®-G 2.0 SKYACTIV®-G 2.0 SKYACTIV®-G 2.0
Horsepower 181 181 181
Torque 151 lb-ft 151 lb-ft 151 lb-ft
Transmission Six-speed manual Six-speed manual Six-speed manual, automatic available
Wheel Diameter 16 in 17 in 17 in

Mazda MX-5 Miata Trim Engine

Every new Mazda MX-5 Miata trim level for sale comes with a Skyactiv®-G 2.0-liter engine, producing 181 horsepower and 151 pound-feet of torque. The 181-horsepower inline four-cylinder engine is paired with rear-wheel drive and a Skyactiv®-MT six-speed manual transmission, providing that classic sports car driving experience.

An available six-speed automatic can be coupled to the 2.0-liter engine when opting for the range-topping Grand Touring trim.

Mazda MX-5 Miata 0-60

You can expect your new 2023 Mazda MX-5 Miata to sprint from 0 to 60 mph in around six seconds, but the exact 0-60 time will depend on your selected trim level, transmission, and options.

For instance, the new Mazda MX-5 Miata with the six-speed manual and soft top is quicker to reach 60 mph from a standstill than the Mazda MX-5 Miata RF model with the hardtop and an automatic transmission.

Shop our Mazda MX-5 Miata inventory to find one of these spirited machines to tour and test drive.

Mazda MX-5 Miata Gas Mileage

The 2023 Mazda MX-5 Miata trim level lineup returns an EPA-estimated 26/34 MPG (City/Highway)1 rating with the standard six-speed manual transmission. Opt for a Grand Touring trim with the available automatic, and the EPA-estimated fuel economy rating reaches 26/35 MPG (City/Highway).1

Shop for a Mazda MX-5 Miata Today

If you’re eager to get into a sporty new Mazda convertible, see the competitive Mazda MX-5 Miata lease offers available through our dealership.

However, don’t forget to consider a used Mazda MX-5 Miata from our pre-owned inventory.

Frequently Asked Questions

What are the trim levels of the Mazda MX-5 Miata?

The trim levels of the Mazda MX-5 Miata sports car for the 2023 model year include the Sport, Club, and Grand Touring trims. The Sport is equipped with an 181-horsepower engine, a six-speed manual, and Blind Spot Monitoring. The Club adds a sport-tuned suspension and premium audio system, while the Grand Touring boasts leather seating and a Mazda navigation system.

What is the difference in the Mazda MX-5 Miata models?

The main difference in the Mazda MX-5 Miata models is their included equipment, as every edition features a 181-horsepower engine. The Mazda MX-5 Miata Sport features 16-inch wheels, while the Club and Grand Touring get 17-inch alloys. Only the Grand Touring trim is available with an automatic transmission. The Mazda MX-5 Miata RF is a separate hardtop model buyers can also consider.

What is the highest trim of the Mazda MX-5 Miata?

The Grand Touring edition is the highest trim level of the new Mazda MX-5 Miata for sale. This premium trim level comes loaded with upscale amenities like leather-trimmed seats, a Mazda navigation system, 17-inch alloy wheels, and a nine-speaker Bose® premium audio system. It’s also the only 2023 Mazda MX-5 Miata trim that offers an available six-speed automatic transmission.

What is the difference between the Club and Grand Touring MX-5 Miata?

The Mazda MX-5 Miata Club trim level is the sportier edition, while the Grand Touring is more luxurious. The Club is highlighted by Bilstein dampers, a sport-tuned suspension, 17-inch alloys, and a Bose® nine-speaker premium sound system. The leather-lined Mazda MX-5 Miata Grand Touring features these and more, such as leather seats, an adaptive front-lighting system, and embedded navigation.

1EPA-estimated mileage. Actual results will vary.


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