1990 Mazda MX-5 Miata

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Rank: #19

Class: Tame Cars

0-60 Time: 9.5 seconds

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The top 10 fastest cars are lined up from fastest to slowest by their 0 to 60 times. We bring you this list of Tame Cars based on the best estimates from trusted sources, including Car & Driver, Motor Trend, Road & Track and more.

Ranked at #19, the 1990 Mazda MX-5 Miata races 0-60 mph in 9.5 seconds. Sports cars that fall within this range of acceleration are categorized as Tame Cars.

It falls behind the #18 ranked 2013 Mazda CX-5 by 0.1 seconds and pulls ahead of the #20 ranked 1995 Mazda 626 LX by just hundredths of a second.

Before getting in the driver's seat of one of these cars and punching the gas, you should know where you stand. In a race from 0-60 mph between 1990 Mazda MX-5 Miata vs. 1995 Mazda 626 LX, you would WIN by just hundredths of a second!

If you are thinking about going head to head with another Mazda, make sure you know your competition. Find out where your car ranks against the top 10 fastest cars from 1990.

Vehicle information

Year: 1990

Make: Mazda

Model: MX-5 Miata

Engine: I-4

Horsepower: 116

Torque: 100


Curb Weight: 2205

City MPG:

Highway MPG:

MSRP: $15,740

Performance statistics


Class: Tame Cars

Rank: #354

Best 0-60 Time: 9.5 seconds

Best ¼ Mile: 17.0 seconds

@ speed: 81.5 mph

Best Top Speed: 117.0 mph

Best Skid Pad: 0.8 G

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