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2019 Mazda MX-5 Miata

2019 Mazda MX-5 Miata first drive review: the sports car Mazda intended

The new Mazda MX-5 Miata we got in the U.S. in 2016 wasn’t really the car it was supposed to be. According to Mazda North American Operations manager of vehicle dynamics Dave Coleman, Mazda wanted to use a 1.5-liter 4-cylinder engine worldwide. Pushback from the U.S. allowed installation of... read more

August 13, 2018 by
 
Off-road Mazda Miata Photo: Alex Bellus Photography

This wild off-road Mazda Miata isn't afraid to get dirty

The Mazda Miata has traditionally been tasked with one duty: to provide a pure driving experience. However, someone decided to get a little dirty to create the cutest... read more October 20, 2017 by


 
Mazda NA Miata Restoration Program

Evolution of virtue: How Mazda Miata became purist's sports car

The Mazda Miata remains a go-to choice for those seeking a no-frills driving experience today. Over four generations, the Miata may have gained and lost various facets of... read more October 18, 2017 by


 
Mazda MX-5 Miata design proposals

Mazda MX-5 Miata design proposals reveal what could have been

Everyone's favorite example of slow car that begs to be driven fast almost looked a little different from the production Mazda MX-5 Miata on the road today. The brand itself... read more August 24, 2017 by


 
Mazda NA Miata Restoration Program

Mazda launches Miata NA restoration program, but only for Japan

It's hard to believe it's been nearly 30 years since the first Mazda roadster, which would be dubbed the NA generation, debuted. A lot has happened in that amount of time... read more August 7, 2017 by


 
Robert Serwanski laps Nürburgring in Miata NC

Koenigsegg's test driver lapped the 'Ring in 7:49.74 in a Miata

What's quicker than a Lamborghini Murcielago, Ford GT, and BMW M4 around the Nürburgring? None other than a Mazda Miata, believe it or not. Well, it's not a stock Mazda... read more July 25, 2017 by


 
2017 Mazda MX-5 Miata RF

2017 Mazda MX-5 Miata RF first drive review: the Miata coupe (targa?) we've always wanted

As soon as sports car fans discovered the Miata was a fantastic roadster, some started asking for a stylish coupe version. That was probably a couple days after the first... read more May 9, 2017 by


 
Mazda MX-5 Miata RF Kuro concept, 2016 SEMA show

Mazda goes with sexy and sinister for MX-5 concepts at SEMA

Mazda impressed us at the 2015 SEMA show when it unveiled a lightweight speedster concept based on its fourth-generation MX-5 Miata, which at the time was just hitting the... read more November 2, 2016 by


 
2017 Mazda MX-5 Miata RF

2017 Mazda MX-5 Miata RF priced from $32,390

The new RF version of Mazda’s MX-5 Miata goes on sale in early 2017, priced from $32,390. That figure includes an $835 destination charge and is for the base model... read more October 5, 2016 by


 
Mazda MX-5 Miata RF Launch Edition

Chosen Mazda fans get first crack at limited MX-5 RF Launch Edition

Miata fans around the world are... well, they're probably split on how they feel about the MX-5 RF. Regardless, the rest of us are mostly excited, as a Miata with a real roof... read more September 27, 2016 by


 
2017 Mazda MX-5 Miata RF, 2016 New York Auto Show

Mazda prepping MX-5 RF Launch Edition

The ND-generation Mazda MX-5 Miata is unquestionably a fantastic car. It is nearly the very definition of open-top, lightweight, sporty motoring and some even view it as The... read more August 18, 2016 by


 
2016 Mazda MX-5 Miata V-8 conversion by Flyin’ Miata

Flyin' Miata’s turnkey MX-5 V-8 ready to order, Fiat 124 Spider planned

Remember that V-8 conversion for the latest-generation Mazda MX-5 Miata we told you about at the start of the year? Well, it’s ready to order and the confirmed... read more August 1, 2016 by


 
One millionth Mazda MX-5 Miata

Mazda builds one millionth MX-5 Miata

Sports car fans should mark today as a day to celebrate the one millionth example of Mazda's MX-5 Miata roadster. Miata number 1,000,000 rolled off the line last Friday at... read more April 25, 2016 by


 
2017 Mazda MX-5 Miata RF, 2016 New York Auto Show

2017 Mazda MX-5 Miata RF preview

Miata fans have wanted a coupe version of Mazda's playful little roadster for ages. While we may never actually see one, the 2017 MX-5 Miata RF could be as close as we ever... read more March 28, 2016 by


 
2016 Mazda MX-5 Miata

Mazda MX-5 named 2016 World Car of the Year, Audi R8 snags Performance title

Mazda’s MX-5 Miata is the hot ticket right now. Following yesterday’s debut of the awesome RF version, the regular model, on sale since last year, has just been... read more March 24, 2016 by


 
2017 Mazda MX-5 Miata RF, 2016 New York Auto Show

2017 Mazda MX-5 Miata RF is a droptop fastback dandy

A retractable hardtop Miata may not have been a total surprise by the time the 2017 Mazda MX-5 Miata RF pulled on to the stage at this week's 2016 New York Auto Show. After... read more March 24, 2016 by


 
 

 
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