Originally Posted by krz
Unfortunately, they are pricey. I very rarely see any early models sell for less than 30K which is really at the top of my budget.
Well, if you can get past the styling, the Miata's always gotten pretty much universal praise from people driving it - cheaper than the Z4, at any rate.
I've never had the chance to drive a Porsche - was gonna ask if you ever had trouble with rear-engine RWD, but then I remembered you were coming from a monster MR2 and thought better of it