Mazda MX-5 Miata Depreciation

Mazda MX-5 Miata Depreciation

Year New Price Current Price Maintenance $ Decline % Decline % Paid % Left Years Left Net Used Value
2020 $31,170 $31,170 $152 $0 0% 100% 100% 12 0
2019 $30,809 $25,006 $183 $6,164 19.78% 80.57% 91.67% 11 11.1
2018 $30,513 $23,282 $240 $1,724 6.89% 75.52% 83.33% 10 7.81
2017 $29,933 $21,037 $327 $2,245 9.64% 69.19% 75% 9 5.81
2016 $29,329 $18,866 $384 $2,171 10.32% 63.02% 66.67% 8 3.65
2015 $29,543 $16,390 $500 $2,476 13.12% 53.79% 58.33% 7 4.54
2014 $28,393 $15,532 $712 $858 5.23% 52.2% 50% 6 -2.2
2013 $28,296 $14,177 $812 $1,355 8.72% 47.23% 41.67% 5 -5.56
2012 $28,818 $12,987 $879 $1,190 8.39% 42.02% 33.33% 4 -8.69
2011 $28,297 $12,401 $1,011 $586 4.51% 40.25% 25% 3 -15.25
2010 $27,233 $11,558 $1,040 $843 6.8% 38.62% 16.67% 2 -21.95
2008 $25,497 $9,951 $1,425 $0 0% 33.44% 0% 0 -33.44
Year Price % Paid % Left NUV
2020 $31,170 100% 100% 0
2019 $25,006 80.57% 91.67% 11.1
2018 $23,282 75.52% 83.33% 7.81
2017 $21,037 69.19% 75% 5.81
2016 $18,866 63.02% 66.67% 3.65
2015 $16,390 53.79% 58.33% 4.54
2014 $15,532 52.2% 50% -2.2
2013 $14,177 47.23% 41.67% -5.56
2012 $12,987 42.02% 33.33% -8.69
2011 $12,401 40.25% 25% -15.25
2010 $11,558 38.62% 16.67% -21.95
2008 $9,951 33.44% 0% -33.44
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About The Numbers

Our depreciation figures are calculated by aggregating then analyzing pricing, sales and other related automotive data sets.

Here are some brief descriptions of the columns:
  • Year - The vehicle model year.
  • New Price - The geometric mean new price paid of that model year grouped by most the popular trim levels.
  • Current Price - The geometric mean listing price of a used model of that year grouped by the same trim levels.
  • Maintenance - Estimated maintenance and repair costs during that year of ownership.
  • $ Decline - Year over Year price decline.
  • % Decline - Year over Year percentage of decline.
  • % Paid - Percentage paid of the original price.
  • % Left - Percentage left of reliable years of the vehicle.
  • Years Left - Current industry average of years remaining with predictable maintenance and repair costs.
  • Net Used Value - Our ranking & sorting index to help you find the model years with the most value.
2,344,925 total data points last analyzed on 04/16/2020.
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Our Mazda MX-5 Miata Depreciation Analysis and Recommendations

The 2019, 2018 & 2017 Mazda MX-5 Miata model years are currently the best values.

On average, expect to pay only 81% of the original cost with 92% of the vehicle's lifetime remaining for a 2019 MX-5 Miata. That gives it a Net Used Value score of 11.1 which factors in annual maintenance costs, price decline, reliable years left and available inventory.

Also consider the 2018 & 2017 MX-5 Miata model years. Those currently have a generally low risk of any significant depreciation over the next several years.

Own a 2019 Mazda MX-5 Miata?

While we would advise holding onto this vehicle for a few years, that's not always the plan. Dealers have access to similar figures so they know that your vehicle has a low risk of depreciation.