Toyota’s all-new 2016 HiLux was officially unveiled this week, as the Japanese carmaker prepares for its arrival in local showrooms from October. Precise specifications have yet to be revealed, but Toyota Australia has confirmed that the Workmate, SR and SR5 grades will continue to be offered, along with a new Hi-Rider RWD model. Show More Summary
Autoblog recently hosted a meet-up in Royal Oak, MI, where our readers got the chance to get up close and personal with the 2016 Mazda MX-5 Miata. Here's our recap of the day's events. Continue reading Autoblog readers meet the 2016Show More Summary
VideoWith its "Game Changers" ad campaign of the last couple of years, Mazda helped close the gap between its third-tier status and the second tier in the U.S. auto market. Now Mazda marketers are counting on a new positioning called "Driving Matters'' to boost sales and market share further and [...]
?The new Mazda MX-5 Miata's cabin is compact, but it's full of quirks and surprises, including a Bose audio system that hides speakers in the headrests and Lego-like cupholders.
Looking forward to purchasing a 2016 Mazda Miata MX-5 ? Well, if you happen to live in Japan, have the yen, and police proof of a parking space, you totally can. Called the Roadster here in the land of the rising sun, the newest version of everyone’s favorite answer goes on sale tomorrow, Thursday May 21st. Read more...
If you're listening to a stereo outdoors, it goes without saying that he acoustics are going to differ from if you're listening to it indoors. With that in mind, Bose has designed a sound system for Mazda's new 2016 MX-5 Miata, that has both roof-up and roof-down equalization settings... Show More Summary
Bose developed UltraNearfield speakers for the headrests, helping maintain sound quality amid high ambient noise.
Episode #431 of the Autoblog Podcast is here, and this week Dan Roth, Steven Ewing, and Chris Bruce discuss the 2016 Chevy Camaro, 2016 Mazda MX-5 Miata, and check in on our long-term fleet. Continue reading Autoblog Podcast #431 Autoblog Podcast #431 originally appeared on Autoblog on Tue, 19 May 2015 11:28:00 EST. Show More Summary
Looking to bring some competition to the Mazda MX-5, Toyota is in the final prototyping phase for a model slotted underneath the GT86. The sub-86 — dubbed 69DZ — is said to be powered by a 1.5-liter direct-injection I4 pushing 130 horses...Show More Summary
The all-new Mazda MX-5 will cost from $31,990 plus on-road costs when it goes on sale in August. The pricing makes Mazda’s fourth-generation ‘ND’ roadster more than $15,000 cheaper than its predecessor, which was priced from $47,280. It also makes the 2016 Mazda MX-5 just $2000 more expensive than the original MX-5 that launched in Australia [...]
2016 ND MX-5 priced from $31,990 96kW and 150Nm numbers confirmed for 1.5 engine Three years ago, Toyota shocked Australian motoring enthusiasts with the news that its new 86 Coupe would kick off at a very sharp $29,990. Nearly 7000 examples were sold here in the following year. Show More Summary
Come check out the 2016 Mazda MX-5 Miata, in the metal and in Detroit, next Tuesday. Bring your own Miata, meet the Autoblog team, have fun. Continue reading Come hang out with the 2016 Mazda MX-5 Miata and Autoblog, next week Come hang...Show More Summary
The first 2015 Mazda MX-5 models destined for Australia have begun rolling off the production line at the company’s Ujina plant near Hiroshima, ahead of their on-sale date in August. Mazda Australia has already taken about 16,000 “registrations of interest” on the fourth-generation MX-5, which has understandably been the subject of a long-running promotional campaign. Mazda [...]
Want to be one of the first to buy the fantastic new 2016 Mazda MX-5 Miata? Now's your chance. The pre-order books open at 12:00 PM Eastern for the very special Launch Edition, which is limited to just 1,000 units. Continue reading 2016...Show More Summary
The company has begun testing a few engineering prototypes at the Mazda Raceway.
The all-new Mazda MX-5 won’t weigh under a tonne when it lands in Australia in mid-August – but it will come mighty close. Mazda Australia today confirmed the fourth-generation MX-5 would tip the scales at 1009kg in its lightest form. It will make it the second-most petite model in the Mazda MX-5’s 26-year history, weighing [...]
Mazda Australia has at last confirmed a specific launch window for its new MX-5 roadster, now locked in for a mid-August showroom debut. The compact and lightweight new droptop sports car will initially launch with a small 1.5 litreShow More Summary
Fiat is tipped to reveal the 124 Spider later this year at either the Frankfurt or Los Angeles auto shows. The roadster is based on similar underpinnings as the new Mazda MX-5 Miata and is expected to reach dealers in 2016. ContinueShow More Summary
I was once one of the masses, disregarding Mazda’s sports-car-for-the-people as “too underpowered to be interesting.” Then, a friend tossed me the keys to his SCCA Showroom Stock MX-5 Miata race car and said, “Just drive it.” The result was eye-opening, and a month later I’d purchased my very first MX-5. If you’ve driven them, […]
Fiat Chrysler Automobiles [NYSE:FCAU] CEO Sergio Marchionne confirmed at last month’s Geneva Motor Show that the Fiat brand’s upcoming roadster based on the bones of the latest Mazda MX-5 Miata would revive the 124 Spider name, a name last used on Fiat’s 124 Sport Spider of the 1970s and ‘80s. Now we have a rough idea of...