Mazda MX-5 Miata vs. Chevrolet Camaro

Snowflake White Pearl Mica
VS
Red Hot

Key Specs

Kelley Blue Book Value

Kelley Blue Book Value
$24,214 - $26,703
$27,017 - $29,562

Expert Rating

Expert Rating

Owner Reviews

Owner Reviews
4.75 / 5
36 Reviews

Horsepower

Horsepower
155 hp
275 - 335 hp

Bluetooth

Bluetooth
Not Available
Optional

Engine Type

Engine Type
2.0L SKYACTIV
2.0L Turbo 4
3.6L V6 DI VVT

Interior Features

Sun Roof

Sun Roof
Not Available
Optional

Premium Sound System

Premium Sound System
Not Available
Optional

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
43.1 in.
43.9 in.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
37.4 in.
38.4 - 38.5 in.

Rear Leg Room

Rear Leg Room
Not Available
in.

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
Not Available
in.

Trunk Volume

Trunk Volume
4.6 cu. ft.
7.3 - 9.1 cu. ft.

Bluetooth

Bluetooth
Not Available
Optional

MP3 Player

MP3 Player
Not Available
Optional

Satellite Radio

Satellite Radio
Not Available
Optional

Smart Device Integration

Smart Device Integration
Not Available
Optional

AUX Input

AUX Input
Not Available
Optional

Passengers

Passengers
2
4

Exterior Features

Rear Spoiler

Rear Spoiler
Optional
Optional

Tire Width

Tire Width

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
90.9 in.
110.7 in.

Turning Radius

Turning Radius
30.8 ft.
ft.

Length

Length
154.1 in.
188.3 in.

Width

Width
68.3 in.
74.7 in.

Mechanical Specs

Weight

Weight
2332 - 2381 .lbs
3354 - 3715 .lbs

Horsepower

Horsepower
155 hp
275 - 335 hp

Torque

Torque
148 ft. lbs.
284 - 295 ft. lbs.

Maximum Tongue Weight

Maximum Tongue Weight
Not Available
.lbs

Turbocharged

Turbocharged
Not Available
Optional

4wheel Disc Brakes

4wheel Disc Brakes
Not Available
Optional

Performance Tires

Performance Tires
Not Available
Optional

Fuel Capacity

Fuel Capacity
11.9 gal.
19 gal.

Combined

Combined
13 - 34 mpg
10 - 15 mpg

City

City
26 mpg
19 mpg

Highway

Highway
33 - 35 mpg
29 mpg

Safety Features

ABS Brakes

ABS Brakes
Not Available
Optional

Automatic Headlights

Automatic Headlights
Not Available
Optional

HID Headlights

HID Headlights
Not Available
Optional

Tech Specs

Vehicle Name

Vehicle Name
Mazda MX-5 Miata
Chevrolet Camaro

Body Style

Body Style
Convertible
Convertible - Coupe

Drivetrain

Drivetrain
Rear Wheel Drive
Rear Wheel Drive

EPA Classification

EPA Classification
Two-Seaters
Compact

Passenger Capacity

Passenger Capacity
2
4

Base Curb Weight

Base Curb Weight
2332 - 2381 lbs.
3354 - 3715 lbs.

Fuel Economy Est-Combined

Fuel Economy Est-Combined
29 mpg.
23 mpg.

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City
26 mpg.
19 - 20 mpg.

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy
33 - 35 mpg.
29 - 30 mpg.

Engine Type

Engine Type
Premium Unleaded I-4
Gas I4 - Gas V6

Displacement

Displacement
2.0 L/122
2.0L/122 - 3.6L/222

Fuel System

Fuel System
Gasoline Direct Injection
Direct Injection

Trans Type

Trans Type
6
6

Trans Description Cont.

Trans Description Cont.
Automatic w/OD - Manual
Manual

First Gear Ratio (:1)

First Gear Ratio (:1)
3.54 - 5.09
4.40

Second Gear Ratio (:1)

Second Gear Ratio (:1)
2.06 - 2.99
2.59

Third Gear Ratio (:1)

Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.40 - 2.04
1.80

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.00 - 1.59
1.34

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.71 - 1.29
1.00

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.58 - 1.00
0.75

Reverse Ratio (:1)

Reverse Ratio (:1)
3.17 - 4.70
3.99

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
2.87 - 3.45
3.27

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
6.0 - 6.1
7.6 - 7.7

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
100
Not Available

Suspension Type - Front

Suspension Type - Front
Double Wishbone
MacPherson Strut

Suspension Type - Rear

Suspension Type - Rear
Multi-Link
Multi-Link

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
Double Wishbone
Not Available

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
Multi-Link
Not Available

Front Tire Size

Front Tire Size
P195/50VR16
P245/40R20 - P245/50R18

Rear Tire Size

Rear Tire Size
P195/50VR16
P245/40R20, P245/50R18, P275/35ZR20

Front Wheel Size

Front Wheel Size
16 X 6.5 in.
18 - 20 x 8.5 in.

Rear Wheel Size

Rear Wheel Size
16 X 6.5 in.
18 - 20 x 9.5 in.

Front Wheel Material

Front Wheel Material
Aluminum
Aluminum

Rear Wheel Material

Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum
Aluminum

Steering Type

Steering Type
Rack-Pinion
Pwr

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb
30.8 ft.
Not Available

Brake Type

Brake Type
4-Wheel Disc
Pwr

Brake ABS System

Brake ABS System
4-Wheel
4-Wheel

Disc - Front

Disc - Front
Yes
Yes

Disc - Rear

Disc - Rear
Yes
Yes

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
11 in.
Not Available

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
11 in.
Not Available

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
11.9 gal.
19.0 gal.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
37.4 in.
38.40 - 38.50 in.

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
43.1 in.
43.90 in.

Front Shoulder Room

Front Shoulder Room
52.2 in.
55.00 in.

Front Hip Room

Front Hip Room
52 in.
54.5 in.

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
90.9 in.
110.70 in.

Length, Overall

Length, Overall
154.1 in.
188.30 in.

Width, Max w/o mirrors

Width, Max w/o mirrors
68.3 in.
74.70 in.

Height, Overall

Height, Overall
48.6 in.
52.90 - 53.10 in.

Track Width, Front

Track Width, Front
58.9 in.
62.50 in.

Track Width, Rear

Track Width, Rear
59.2 in.
63.70 in.

Min Ground Clearance

Min Ground Clearance
4.9 in.
Not Available

Trunk Volume

Trunk Volume
4.6 ft³.
7.30 - 9.10 ft³.

Model Group

Model Group
MX-5 Miata
Camaro

Vehicle Segment

Vehicle Segment
Small Sporty
Small Sporty

Vehicle Type

Vehicle Type
Convertible
Convertible - Coupe

Engine Displacement Units

Engine Displacement Units
2.0
2.0 - 3.6

Engine Camshaft

Engine Camshaft
DOHC
DOHC

Engine Block Type

Engine Block Type
aluminum
aluminum

Engine Cylinder Count

Engine Cylinder Count
4
4 - 6

Engine Valve Count

Engine Valve Count
4
4