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2016 Mazda MX-5 Miata review, specification, price

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2016 Mazda MX-5 Miata

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New 2016 Mazda MX-5 Miata is the 4th generation of a sleek Roadster

The first show of the 4th generation Roadster Mazda MX 5 from the Japanese manufacturer was the fourth of September 2014. Interestingly, the company held several presentations in different shows around the world. Of course, the first new 2016 Mazda MX-5 Miata appeared on the Japanese homeland.

By the way, every market has its name for the car. For example, in Japan it is called as the new Mazda Roadster in the U.S. it is sold under the name Mazda MX5 Miata, but in Europe under the simpler and clear title MX-5. In October 2014, the novelty brought to Paris, in order to reveal the European motorists all the charm of the 4th generation of mostly legendary car.

A bit of MX-5 history

The first Mazda MX5 was born in 1989. In ten days were sold as many cars as they had planned to produce a year – 75 thousand copies. For about twenty-five years of the car presence on the market have been sold more than 940 thousand cars in total. Among two-seater sports car MX5 is an absolute record, and even got into the Guinness book of records. In Japan MX5 call the best car of 2005-2006. We can say that this is a classic sports car, which is required to obtain a good continuation. The achievements of the past three generations put before the fourth generation a heavy tasks.

2016 Mazda MX-5 Miata Exterior

Mazda appearance is performed with the new philosophy – Kodo Soul, or the spirit of the movement. Although now in 2016 Mazda MX-5 Miata Exterior there are many similarities with the Jaguar F-Type. The front part was decorated with teardrop-shaped headlights, a strong bumper with a hexagonal grille. Also note the presence of sophisticated components, small inlets with led tapes, big punch on the wheel arches and bonnet line. In profile, it becomes obvious that MX5 sports there is a Frank disposition and daring nature. This is evidenced by the long hood, located closer to the rear seats, small overhangs and elegant doors. With lowered and raised soft top is created equally positive impression of the appearance of new items. Due to the powerful wheel arches, huge bumper, compact optics with LEDs managed to achieve amazing results when designing the rear of the car.

2016 Mazda MX-5 Miata Dimensions

  • length – 3915 mm
  • width – 1730 mm
  • height – 1235 mm
  • wheelbase – 2315 mm
  • clearance – 135 mm.

The fourth generation is the most compact in the history of the Roadster. Plus markedly reduced curb weight. In the basic version it is a little bit out of 1000 kg. But even that is 100 kg less than the same third generation Roadster.

2016 Mazda MX-5 Miata release date

Article about the 2016 Mazda MX-5 Miata has been prepared on the basis of peer reviews and rumors from the Internet. The exact release date and the start of sales is unclear, but there is actual information.

2016 Mazda MX-5 Miata Interior

Of course, the seats in the new Roadster are two, for the passenger and the driver. The interior features quality materials, the chair is very comfortable and anatomically correct, pronounced lateral support. Before the driver is located small multifunctional steering wheel, informative instrument panel with on-board computer. On the front panel has found its place multimedia display proprietary system from Mazda, which is controlled by means of a special puck on the Central tunnel. It is located next to the gear lever, although they do not interfere each other.

2016 Mazda MX-5 Miata Package

The basic version has an extensive list of equipment: security system ASR, BAS, ABS, EBD, four airbags, xenon optics, led rear lights, sports heated seating, cruise control, climate control, trip processor, exterior rear view mirrors heated, electric, power windows, multimedia system, Mazda connect, Central locking, wind deflector. Plus the manufacturer will offer a number of additional options and systems.

2016 Mazda MX-5 Miata release date and pricing

We only know that the introduction of new products is planned for spring 2015. The starting price for the Roadster will be approximately 24 thousand euros.

Release date: April 2016

2016 Mazda MX-5 Miata Specifications

Buyers will be offered two engines, both based on the SkyActive technology. Junior received a volume of 1.5 liters and a power output of 141 horsepower. The senior has already two liters of working volume and 182 horses under the hood. To complement the basic Roadster and its motors, the manufacturer offers a six-speed manual gearbox. Automatic transmission is optional.


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