2017 Mazda MX-5 RF Review

It’s hard to tweak perfection, but Mazda decided to try with the 2017 MX-5 RF hard top. Ditching the canvas top will no doubt make purists cringe but the truth is that although it does dull the MX-5 slightly, it makes the affordable roadster attractive to a broader audience. The real question is: can a hard top make the nearly perfect roadster even better? Or should you spend your money on something else?

0-30: 2.2 Seconds

0-60: 6.5 Seconds

1/4 Mile: 14.7 Sec @ 91 MPH

60-0 Braking: 111 Feet