Five-Point Inspection: 2013 Mazda MX-5 Miata Club

Five-Point Inspection: 2013 Mazda MX-5 Miata Club

Well-planted but not stiff

One of the most refreshing things about the MX-5 is its road manners. Where other sporty cars give a sense of sportiness by stiffening up the suspension, the MX-5 manages to feel planted without a back-breaking suspension setup.

Leave it to Mazda’s suspension gurus to build a vehicle that lets you feel the road and be smooth at the same time. The sport-tuned suspension and Bilstein shocks are perfectly customized for just about every situation, from city driving, back-roads switchbacks and pothole-infested highways.

GALLERY: 2013 Mazda MX-5 Miata Club:

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  • ScubaSteve

    Sell the FR-S. Buy a Miata. Do it!