Category Archives: Mazda MX-5

100 Drivers Vie for Names on Mazda Miata 25th Anniversary Waitlist


The 25th Anniversary Mazda Miata in Soul Metallic Red and Brilliant Black.

Mazda Miata 25th Anniversary Waitlist

The 2014 New York Auto Show proved to be a momentous event for Mazda and its popular roadster. Not only did the automaker offer its first public showing of the chassis upon which the 2016 MX-5 will ride, but the 25th anniversary of the vehicle’s inception was celebrated with pomp and circumstance. Read the rest of this entry >>

Chassis Revealed for 2016 Mazda Miata at New York Auto Show


Behold, the SkyActiv chassis of the 2016 Mazda Miata at the New York Auto Show.

2016 Mazda Miata New York Auto Show

Drivers attempting to follow Mazda developments online are familiar with grand moments of truth and humble moments of speculation. The next-generation Mazda Miata’s lead up to the New York Auto Show saw its fair share of both, culminating in the public’s first look at the SkyActiv chassis that will underpin the 2016 model of the classic roadster. Read the rest of this entry >>

Diversity Wins Big with March 2014 Mazda Sales


The CX-5 can handle anything you throw at it, so it’s no surprise it was a big winner with respect to March 2014 Mazda sales.

March 2014 Mazda Sales

March is a month known for all sorts of madness, and that applies to much more than college basketball. While the men and women of the NCAA have undeniably demonstrated the height of excitement inherent to the game, a different type of excitement has been demonstrated throughout the month of March as well. That excitement is the one-of-a-kind feeling of Mazda ownership, and the March 2014 Mazda sales numbers suggest North America has gone mad in demand of the keys to a new zoom-zoom driving experience. Read the rest of this entry >>

Mazda to Throw Miata Birthday Party at New York Auto Show


Miata fans wonder if this year’s birthday celebration will include a sight of the fourth generation Mazda MX-5.

Fourth Generation Mazda MX-5

The New York Auto Show kicks off April 18 and Mazda fans have reason to expect big things from the fabled automaker. According a recent press release from Mazda USA, the zoom-zoom manufacturer is planning a 25th anniversary party for the Mazda MX-5 Miata that will coincide with the international auto show. To quote Mazda directly, “…the Big Apple will host the biggest birthday party yet for the storied two-seat roadster.” Read the rest of this entry >>

Mazda MX-5 to Make Partial Appearance at New York Auto Show


It is strongly believed that Miata fans will see the chassis of the 2015 Mazda MX-5 at the New York Auto Show.

Mazda MX-5 New York Auto Show

Fans that follow their favorite auto brands are quite familiar with the concept of an informational rollercoaster. Especially since the rise of the Internet has allowed drivers to quickly share the industry’s latest news and notes, readers have experienced the ebb and flow of various reports that outline an automaker’s upcoming plans. Much like the red, green, and yellow at a local traffic light, plans (or at least the Internet’s understanding of them) can change in an instant. Read the rest of this entry >>

Drivers Everywhere Celebrate Mazda MX-5 25th Anniversary


The 1989 Mazda MX-5 introduced the world to a driving experience that it would not soon forget.

Mazda MX-5 25th Anniversary

The Internet has barely been able to contain all of the love and adoration shown for the Mazda MX-5 Miata. The simplicity of a roadster done right has always appealed to drivers in search of a superlative driving experience, and the rise of the Internet has provided avenues for car enthusiasts to sing Miata’s praises all across the World Wide Web. Read the rest of this entry >>

2015 Mazda MX-5 to Debut at Chicago Auto Show


The 2015 Mazda MX-5 at the Chicago Auto Show will feature a longer hood to make room for the 4-2-1 SkyActiv exhaust manifold.

2015 Mazda MX-5 Chicago Auto Show

The original Mazda MX-5 Miata debuted at the Chicago Auto Show in 1989. According to the most recent information available, it appears as if the next-generation MX-5 will continue that tradition by going public in Chicago at the 2015 gathering of the nation’s largest auto show. Read the rest of this entry >>

Mazda Eyes Weight Reduction for 2015 MX-5 Miata


The next generation 2015 Mazda MX-5 is set to leave nearly 300 pounds in the dust.

Next Generation 2015 Mazda MX-5

The Mazda MX-5 is a car that certainly needs no introduction. Considered to be the most raced car of all time, the Miata has been a perennial favorite of both everyday drivers and track enthusiasts since its introduction in 1989. Earning driver favor with qualities like speed, agility, and value pricing, new models of the MX-5 tend to draw a great deal of attention throughout the automotive world. Read the rest of this entry >>

Engineers Mull More Rear-Wheel Drive Mazdas


The MX-5 Miata is currently the only rear-wheel drive Mazda.

Rear-Wheel Drive Mazdas

Mazda engineers recently called for an increase of vehicles making use of rear-wheel drive platforms. Since the Mazda RX-8 model was discontinued in 2011, the MX-5 Miata is the only automobile in Mazda’s line that is currently powered by rear-wheel drive. As front-wheel drive (FWD) cars are now most common on the road, Mazda of Lodi thought we would take the time to share some information on rear-wheel drive Mazdas. Read the rest of this entry >>