181 hp. 151 lb-ft of torque. A curb weight of under 2,400 pounds.5 Behind the wheel of the MX‑5 Miata, numbers transform into beautifully visceral, windswept joy. One of the many secrets to this exhilarating drive lies in its ideal power-to-weight ratio. You feel as though your MX‑5 is connected to you, anticipating and answering your every command.