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Mazda MX-5 History

In December 2015, there were 104,572 registered

By December 2019, 84,468 of those were left and 29,344 cars had been newly registered

On average, 5,026 were lost each year, or 5.2%

At that rate, it will take 12 years until half of those left today are lost

By decade of registration

Decade Licenced SORN Total
1990s 9,379 9,693 19,072
2000s 36,787 8,135 44,922
2010s 36,360 923 37,283

How many are on the road?

By year of registration

Read the Honest John Review

  • Mazda MX-5 1989
    Superb handling, very reliable, good parts support, excellent value for money, lots of fun. (Model designation NA.)
  • Mazda MX-5 1998
    Delightful handling, easy to use every day and reliable if not abused. Low running costs. Plenty around at keen prices.