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Mazda’s new Miata MX-5 Hits New York Stage

Lighter, more nimble new ragtop road ready.

by on Apr.01, 2015

Mazda enters its 26th year with the Miata MX-5 with a new trim level: the Club, featuring bigger wheels and other performance features.

Mazda certainly isn’t resting on the Miata’s well-worn laurels with the newest iteration of the convertible, which incorporates a slew of updates and improvements to make it the best version yet.

The maker made the 2016 model lighter and smaller as well as more nimble than the last model. It cut 150 pounds from the car’s curb weight, which is paired with a 2.0-liter four cylinder engine that can be mated to a six-speed manual or automatic transmission.

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“MX-5 is the heart and soul of Mazda, serving as a beacon for the rest of our lineup with its fun-to-drive dynamics, design and technologies,” said Jim O’Sullivan, president and CEO, MNAO. (more…)