Automotive News 

Top Picks from Run to the Sun

Automotive journalists from around the Northwest gather to test out performance or sunny-day vehicles at the Northwest Automotive Press Association’s Run to the Sun gathering. This year, 24 vehicles were assembled and tested in a day and a half of driving around Mt. Hood. There was a wide array of vehicles including: an Acura NSX, a BMW M4 with the Competition Package, a Buick Cascada, Kia Cadenza, a Dodge Charger SRT Hellcat and a Viper GTC, the Fiat 124 / Mazda MX-5 and the Subaru BRZ / Toyota 86 twin…

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2017 Mazda MX-5 RF Automotive News 

2016 NYIAS: 2017 Mazda MX-5 RF Is a Retractable Hardtop Pocket Rocket

At a glance: The Mazda MX-5 RF is a ‘Retractable Fastback’ and turns the popular roadster into a retractable hardtop compact sports car. Power comes from a 155 horsepower 2.0 liter 4-cylinder SKYACTIV engine. The power roof can be opened and closed at speeds of up to 6 mph.   The 2017 Mazda MX-5 RF is one of the most significant debuts at the 2016 New York Auto Show. The retractable hardtop version of the popular roadster has a very strong visual appeal and is perfect for those that don’t…

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2016 Mazda MX-5 Miata Test Drive Reviews 

Video: 2016 Mazda MX-5 Miata Review

The Mazda Miata is the best-selling roadster in history, with legions of fans around the world. On this episode of the AutoNation New Car Test Drive we have a first look at the all-new 2016 model. Can it rekindle the magic? Our test car is the Grand Touring model with a 2.0-liter SkyActiv engine putting out 155 HP and an EPA rating of up to 36mpg on the highway. Visit AutoNation.com to search for a 2015 Mazda MX-5 Miata today!

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Mazda MX-5 Miata TBT Automotive News 

Throwback Thursday: Mazda MX-5 Miata

With all the buzz today around the arrival of the 2016 Mazda MX-5 Miata on U.S. soil – we thought it would be interesting to take a look at how far the roadster has come from its early ’90s (1989 to be exact) days to what it is now. The first-generation Mazda MX-5 made its debut in 1989 at the Chicago Auto Show and instantaneously became popular for its light weight, tiny size, go-kart like driving dynamics and, of course, the pop-up headlights. The first-generation model went on to sell 400,000…

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2016 Mazda MX-5 U.S. Automotive News 

The first batch of 2016 Mazda MX-5 models have landed in the U.S.

Mazda MX-5 Miata fans may now rejoice! The first sea of Soul Red 2016 Mazda MX-5 Miata models have landed in the United States. “Hundreds of 2016 MX-5s sit awaiting their port treatments before being sent to Mazda dealers to begin their delivery process,” Mazda said in a statement. “Their transport vessel, Phoenix Leader, sits in the background after unloading its precious cargo.” Mazda also said the first batch of 2016 MX-5s “will begin their port processing procedures and deliveries will follow in the next several weeks.” Pricing for the…

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