2019 BMW Z4 vs 2019 Mazda MX-5 Miata RF
Are you shopping around for a stylish and fun-to-drive roadster? We encourage you to check out the 2019 BMW Z4, with its athletic styling, powerful engine options, excellent driving dynamics, quick acceleration, and a wealth of premium features. Take a look at this 2019 BMW Z4 vs 2019 Mazda MX-5 Miata RF comparison to see how the new BMW Z4 favorably stacks up against the roadster competition.
The 2019 BMW Z4 dominates the 2019 Mazda MX-5 Miata RF on the performance front. The base 2.0L 4-cylinder TwinPower turbocharged engine in the BMW Z4 delivers 255 horsepower and 295 lb-ft of torque, compared to 181 horsepower and 151 lb-ft of torque for the 2.0L 4-cylinder engine in the Mazda MX-5 Miata RF. The BMW Z4 also offers a 3.0L 6-cylinder in-line TwinPower turbocharged engine, which doles out 382 horsepower and 369 lb-ft of torque. With the 3.0L engine, the BMW goes from 0 – 60 mph in just 4.4 seconds (5.2 seconds for the 2.0L engine). It takes the Mazda MX-5 Miata RF 5.9 seconds to complete the 0 – 60 mph sprint.
|2019 BMW Z4||VS||2019 Mazda MX-5 Miata RF|
|369 lb-ft||Max. Torque||151 lb-ft|
|4.4 seconds (with the 3.0L engine)||0 – 60 MPH Time||5.7 seconds|
|9.9 cu-ft||Trunk Volume||4.6 cu-ft|
Advantages of the 2019 BMW Z4 over the 2019 Mazda MX-5 Miata RF
The BMW Z4 is the more practical vehicle, with its comfortable seats and a larger trunk. The trunk volume of the BMW Z4 has a cargo capacity of 9.9 cu-ft, compared to only 4.6 cu-ft for the Mazda MX-5 Miata RF. Also, the BMW Z4 offers 54.3 inches of shoulder room and 38.4 inches of headroom, compared to 52.2 inches of shoulder room and 37.4 inches of headroom for the Mazda MX-5 Miata RF.
Here at Pacific BMW, we invite Southern California roadster shoppers to check out the 2019 BMW Z4!