Mazda MX-5 2.0 vs Toyota MR-2

Picture of Mazda MX-5 2.0 (Mk III)
Picture of Toyota MR-2
Category Mazda MX-5 2.0Toyota MR-2
Engine layout 2.0 l R41.8 l R4
Max power (ps / bhp) 160 / 158140 / 138
Max torque (Nm / lb-ft) 188 / 139170 / 125
Curb weight (kg / lb) 1150 / 2535965 / 2127
Power / tonne (ps / bhp) 140 / 138145 / 143

Performance

Category Mazda MX-5 2.0Toyota MR-2
0 - 100 kph 7.8 s7.9 s
0 - 100 mph 19.9 s21.0 s
Est. 1/8 mile 11.0 s @ 77.0 mph11.0 s @ 76.4 mph
1/4 mile 15.8 s15.1 s
Top speed 215 kph (134 mph)211 kph (131 mph)

Summary

Category Mazda MX-5 2.0Toyota MR-2
Track Performance 277295
Straight line speed 488476
Total 765771

Verdict

There is no clear winner in this comparison.

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joke  3y ago

Wrong


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Shaggy  7y ago

I knew the Toyota MR2 would win.


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Karthick01  7y ago

Toyota MR2 won as I Expected.


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Viking  7y ago

I suspect that with a decent driver, the lighter, stiffer, mid-engined MR2 would be faster at Hockenheim short as well.