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Drive your desire.

For more than 25 years, the Mazda MX-5 has been a worldwide icon, not only in the lightweight sports car category, but also for Mazda’s unique Jinba-ittai philosophy of ultimate driving pleasure. In developing the all-new fourth generation MX-5, Mazda adopted an innovative stance aimed at maintaining and enhancing the MX-5’s sheer driving pleasure while meeting the highest standard of fuel efficiency and safety.

Exterior

One glance and the pulse begins to race.
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Everyone who sees MX-5’s athletic styling with its beautiful, sensuous lines and well-planted stance immediately feels the attraction, falling in love at first sight.

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Interior

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The cockpit immediately tells you all you need to know: that this is the essence of pure driving joy. Body panels wrap over into the door trim, dissolving the boundaries of the interior and exterior, heightening the pleasure of open-top driving. All interior details are tailored to appeal to sports-car enthusiasts in look, function and operating feel. Grip the steering wheel, let your hand fall naturally to the gear shift lever and reach for the engine start button – it’s a ritual that always sets the heart racing.

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Performance

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The high-efficiency SKYACTIV-G 2.0 direct-injection petrol engine is your passport to a world of driving that is both exciting and eco-friendly.

This six-speed automatic transmission is engineered to provide a direct shift feel and superior fuel economy thanks to a new torque converter with wider slip control and lock-up range. Another newly adopted function is Drive Selection which allows switching between Normal and Sport/Manual drive modes for a sportier, more satisfying driving experience

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Safety

At Mazda, we believe genuine safety can only be realized when driver awareness and control is maximized so that the risk of accidents is minimized.
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BSM uses 24GHz quasi-milliwave radar sensors to detect vehicles in the blind spots behind and to the side, and using a turn signal while BSM detects a vehicle triggers visual and audio warnings. RCTA uses the same sensors to alert the driver when it detects vehicles approaching from either side during reversing operations.

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HBC automatically switches between high and low beams to maximize the use of high beams and so enable drivers to quickly spot potential hazards on the road at night. A camera detects the presence of preceding or oncoming vehicles for auto switching, reducing or eliminating the burden of having to manually switch between high and low beams.

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LDWS senses lane markings on the road surface. When the system predicts departure from the lane, it issues an audible warning similar to the noise a car makes when it runs over a rumble strip to prompt timely steering corrections. The system assesses driver input such as use of the turn signals to weed out false alarms.

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All grades feature front airbags as standard equipment for both seats. Side airbags with a head-protecting cell help safeguard occupants’ heads from injury inflicted by walls or poles in a collision, even when the top is down.

Details

Features that empower you.
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The large analogue tachometer and speedometer feature needles with a vertical zero position to emphasize the contrast between action and inaction, suggesting the image of a Japanese sword master poised to strike.

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The exclusive Bose® premium sound system features nine speakers including a pair of speakers in both the driver’s and passenger’s headrests, to deliver superior sound quality even when driving with the top down.

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Comprehensive airflow control measures minimize unpleasant drafts while guiding just a refreshing breeze to the occupant’s arms and chest to assure the full pleasure of driving with the top down.