The fourth generation Mazda MX-5 Miata is already quite good, but if you add little bit of poise, and refinement, you will end up with the new 2017 Mazda MX-5 Miata RF. Mazda MX-5 Miata is one of the most affordable sports car in the market and it has also recently received an update. 2017 Mazda MX-5 Miata RF is not only good looking but it feels right in the hand thanks to good steering wheel. It is available in two engine options and they are 1.5 liter petrol and 2.0 liter units. The outputs of both these engines are 129 hp and 155 hp respectively.
The engine works in conjugation with six-speed manual transmission and comes with rear wheel drive. 2017 Mazda MX-5 Miata RF is also available in US and has folding fastback. Due to the solid folding roof, the acceleration might be hampered. Other standard features in the sports car are 16 inch alloy wheels, cruise control, LED headlights, and climate control. The SE-L NAV version compromises of all these mentioned features. If a customer opts for Sport Nav, they will be getting leather heated seats along with Bose audio system.
The price of the two-door 2017 Mazda MX-5 Miata RF starts from $24,915. Here Kelley Blue Book tests this sports car. You will notice that it won’t be as good as other sports car when it comes to match them in a straight race. However, if you are familiar with Mazda MX-5 you will know that it never was meant to be. The full potential of the 2017 Mazda MX-5 Miata RF can be realized during corners, and its amazing steering. Check out the full review video here.