McLaren has unveiled its new track-focused P1 GTR, and this is our first photo of the car sitting next to the previous F1 GTR. Unlike its predecessor, the P1 GTR hasn’t been designed for any sanctioned form of motorsport, but it should be considerably faster thanks to its 986-horsepower plug-in hybrid drivetrain. Land Rover’s...
It's the end of an era for the world's greatest roadster. We take a look back at the third-generation 2014 Mazda MX-5 Miata in preparation for the next Miata.
The temple of the MX-5 is hardly suffering from a lack of worshippers. It's crowded with devotees from across the world getting down on their hands and knees to sing to the glory of the 'world's most popular sports car.' Yet it lacks the excitement required to be considered a great. Read more...
Over the past 25 years and 3 model generations, the Mazda MX-5 Miata has shown that you don't have to be the best to be a massive success. The little, Japanese roadster has never been the absolute peak of automotive performance, but it's precise handling, good reliability and frugal running costs have helped make it a star. Show More Summary
Mazda’s all-new MX-5 Miata is set for a reveal on September 3, but up until now we’re yet to see any prototypes. Today, we have the first photos and video of the new MX-5, which should be on sale next year as a 2016 model. Volvo has released the first photo showing part of the exterior for its new XC90 SUV, which will be revealed in a...
Over the past couple of months, we have been carefully keeping an eye on any developments involving the new. 2016 Mazda MX-5. And while there has been countless artists impressions and speculative renderings, today the company released the first official teaser image. Ok, so right of the bat, you can’t really see anything. The entire […]
Mazda’s all-new, fourth-generation MX-5 Miata is set for a reveal on September 3, and while the Japanese automaker has done a good job of keeping its prototypes hidden, one has finally been spotted. This particular prototype was spotted in Japan and shows that the new MX-5, which goes on sale next year, as a 2016 model, will be similar in...
The next MX-5 will be unveiled early next month.
A Facebook event page hosted by Mazda’s American arm has posted an official teaser image of the all-new fourth-generation Mazda MX-5. The event invite page, titled “2016 MX-5 Miata Reveal”, was setup by Mazda USA’s official Facebook profile. The event’s banner image is of a two-seat roadster under a shroud of sheeting (above). If this [...]
With a history that began in 1989, the Mazda MX-5 is one of the best-sold convertibles on the market. In its 21 years of history, the MX-5 saw three different generations, numerous design updates, and even more engine changes. However, the most impressive update has been announced for the fourth generation that is set to debut on September 3rd, 2014. Show More Summary
There's less than a month to go before the unveiling of the all-new, fourth-generation 2016 Mazda MX-5 Miata, so let the teasing begin. This image dug up by World Car Fans and purported to be an official teaser confirms little other than that new Miata will have four wheels, but it should fuel fan speculation through the weeks leading up to the...
A Japanese motorist has spotted what appears to be the next-generation Mazda MX-5 while out testing in Japan. The next-generation car has a rear deck reminiscent of the first-generation BMW Z4, as well as the second-gen NB Miata, along...Show More Summary
The MX-5 Miata is one of the most recognisable sportscars in the world. XCAR finds out how Mazda managed to create this all-time classic.
Mazda’s new MX-5 has now been teased once in the form of its SkyActiv skeleton, and recent shots of a camouflaged roadster in Japan have also gotten fans into a tizzy. Another teaser has been circulating this week, in the form of a draped-in-blue convertible posted to Mazda’s own “2016 MX-5 Miata Reveal” event page on Facebook. Show More Summary
The all-new 2015 Mazda MX-5 has been spotted on the road in Japan. Images of the 2015 MX-5 - which is due to be revealed on September 3/4 in three separate locations around the world – were uploaded to Imgur over the weekend by user meshcount. The images appear to show the car in its production body, [...]
New photos of what appears to be Mazda’s new MX-5 have surfaced online today, offering a fresh look at the new roadster in its production body. If authentic, these new images would also mark the first appearance of the new ‘ND’ MX-5 without borrowed panels or heavy cladding. Show More Summary
What happens when you take the stiffest and most refined Miata ever built, and then have Flyin’ Miata cram a fire-breathing small block V-8 under the hood? You get one of the best cars I have ever driven. Period. This is Atomic Betty and she has stolen my heart. Show More Summary
The 2015 Mazda MX-5 is almost certain to start below $40,000 when it arrives in Australia next year. Mazda Australia managing director Martin Benders told CarAdvice that there were ways the all-new sports convertible could drop to a new price point that would help the brand target younger buyers in the vein of the budget-friendly [...]
This is why I keep telling people that drugs are bad. The Mazda MX-5 is a fantastic automobile that brings endless smiles and a relentlessly reliable driving experience; the Alfa Romeo Giulietta Spider is a hauntingly beautiful car with classic street cred, unmatched in its price range. Read more...
What happens when Flyin’ Miata gets a hold of an old Mazda press loaner and the supercharger kit that was designed for the Super20 concept? It creates an all-out targa rally car, of course. Meet "Nancy," the supercharged and rally-prepped 2006 Mazda Miata MX-5. Show More Summary