2017 Fiat 124 Spider vs. 2017 Mazda MX-5 Miata: Head to Head

2017 Fiat 124 Spider vs 2017 Mazda MX-5 Miata
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Which of These Closely Related Roadsters Is Right for You?

The 2017 Fiat 124 Spider and 2017 Mazda MX-5 Miata are sporty yet affordable roadsters, with more in common than is apparent to the naked eye. These rear-wheel drive, two-passenger cars hail from different parts of the world yet share a platform and many mechanical parts.

The Miata is a classic, having recently celebrated its 25th anniversary, and a favorite of critics thanks to its corner-carving abilities. The Fiat Spider is all new for this year, and seeks to capture a new audience with its turbocharged engine and Italian design. There is even a new Retractable Fastback trim for the Mazda Miata.

Keep reading to see which of these convertibles is the right choice for you.

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