Mazda MX-5 Black Edition vs GT - specifications

 Mazda MX-5 Sport BlackMazda MX-5 GT
On the road price/total as tested£22,995/£22,995£100,000 (est)
Length/wheelbase4,020/2,330mm4,020/2,330mm
Height/width1,255/1,720mm1,205/1,720mm
Engine4cyl in-line/1,999cc4cyl in-line/1,999cc
Peak power/revs 158/7,000bhp/rpm275bhp/N/A
Peak torque/revs 188/5,000Nm/rpm200+Nm/N/A
Transmission 6-spd man/rwd6-spd semi-auto/rwd
Fuel tank capacity (litres)/spare wheel50 litres/foam130 litres/none
Boot capacity (seats up/down) 150 litresN/A litres
Kerbweight/payload1,248/127kg850/N/A
Turning circle9.4 metresN/A
Basic warranty (miles)/recovery3yrs (60k miles)/3yrs N/A
Service intervals/dealers12.5k miles (1yr)/15930 hours/N/A
Driver Power manufacturer/dealer pos.18th/22ndN/A
Euro NCAP: Adult/child/ped./starsN/AN/A
0-62mph7.6 secs3 secs
Top speed/rpm at 70mph 136mph/3,000rpm150mph/N/A
Govt urban/extra-urban/combined 25.9/46.3/36.2mpg7.8mpg
Claimed CO2/tax bracket181g/km/26%N/A/N/A
Airbags/Isofix/rear parking sensorsFour/no/DFONo/no/no
Automatic box/stability/cruise controlNo/yes/yesYes/no/no
Climate control/leather/heated seatsYes/yes/yesNo/no/no
Folding hard-top/USB/BluetoothYes/DFO/yes No/yes/no
Metallic paint/xenons/keyless goYes/no/noYes/no/yes

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