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2014 Mazda MX-5 Miata vs. 2013 Infiniti G37 Review

Comparison Review


Comfort
The Infiniti G37 will be a favorite with taller drivers due to its greater front head- and legroom than the Mazda MX-5 Miata.

Convenience
With the Infiniti G37 you will definitely be making less frequent stops at the gas station than with the Mazda MX-5 Miata, due to its tank size and fuel economy.

Cost
There are a lot of factors to consider when calculating the overall cost of a vehicle. The main consideration is Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (MSRP). Based on MSRP, the Mazda MX-5 Miata is clearly a better financial choice over the Infiniti G37. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. The Mazda MX-5 Miata carries a much lower Destination Charge than the Infiniti G37.

Dimensions
Since the Mazda MX-5 Miata is much slimmer than the Infiniti G37, it'll be much easier to find a wide enough space in a crowded parking lot. If you go with the Mazda MX-5 Miata, you'll have a much easier time finding a large enough space to park than you will with the Infiniti G37.

Drivetrain
The Mazda MX-5 Miata has much less torque than the Infiniti G37, which generally means that it won't feel as fast or powerful.

Handling
The Mazda MX-5 Miata has a significantly smaller turning radius than the Infiniti G37, allowing much better maneuverability in and out of tight spots.

Performance
When it comes to horsepower, the Mazda MX-5 Miata is significantly less powerful than the Infiniti G37. The good news is that, reportedly, cars with lower horsepower engines often have lower insurance premiums.

Utility
The Mazda MX-5 Miata has less seating than the Infiniti G37, making the Infiniti G37 the better choice if you need to chauffeur many passengers. The Mazda MX-5 Miata has significantly less cargo room than the Infiniti G37, which may be a concern if you do a lot of warehouse shopping.

Warranty
The basic warranty of the Mazda MX-5 Miata is not as nearly as extensive as that of the Infiniti G37.


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2014 Mazda
MX-5 Miata

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MSRP*: $23,720 - $29,450
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2013 Infiniti
G37

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MSRP*: $47,900 - $52,750
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Low APR Loan: -- --
Lease Incentive: As low as 0.02% As low as 0.41%
City MPG: 21 - 22 16 - 17
Highway MPG: 28 24 - 25
Engine(s): Inline-4 V-6
Seating Capacity: 2 - 2 4 - 4
Basic Warranty: 3 years/36,000 miles 4 years/60,000 miles
Safety Rating: Front
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Not Tested Good
Safety Rating: Side
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Safety Rating: Rear
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Invoice*: $22,424 - $27,836 $44,349 - $48,828

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