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Mazda MX-5 (1998-2005) review

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The Mazda MX-5 roadster is a modern-day classic: a convertible in the traditional mould, to the tried-and-tested rear-wheel-drive, two-seater formula. And this second-generation model (1998-2005) is now very affordable to buy. Which? doesn't provide a test score or specific model reliability rating for older models like this - we recommend choosing a newer alternative.
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