2016 Mazda MX-5 Miata

The history of this legendary two-seat roadster begins in 1989, when original Miata was released. This car quickly became very popular all over the world and nowadays this roadster is by far the best selling two-seat sports car of all time with more than 900.000 units sold until 2011. So far, we have seen three generations of this roadster but state soon will be changed. The fourth-generation model was presented this September and it is expected to enter the serial production very soon and to come as 2016 Mazda MX-5 Miata.

2016 Mazda MX-5 Miata

2016 Mazda MX-5 Miata redesign

New model will come with many improvements, both visual and technical. When it is about 2016 Mazda MX-5 Miata exterior look, it will feature many details that remind on original model, but also get many implementations of Mazda’s new Kodo Design language. The main changes will be on the front end, where current large grille will be replaced with new more basic one, that reminds very on original model’s. The 2016 Mazda MX-5 Miata will also get new lighting configuration, which also reminds very much on the original set up. According to company, new model will also get some improvements in terms of weight reduction. New model will weight around 2200 pounds, 280 lbs less than current one, which is a big improvement if we consider total weight of the car. When it is about interior of 2016 Mazda MX-5 Miata, there are not too many details known, but we expect to see completely new, exciting cabin of this two-seat roadster, with plenty of new hi-tech features.

2016 Mazda MX-5 Miata side view

2016 Mazda MX-5 Miata engine

The engine for new roadster is still a mystery. There are many speculations, but the engine that seems most likely to see in 2016 Mazda MX-5 Miata is a 1.3 liter 4-cylinder which should output over 200 horses and over 200 lb-ft of torque, which will be around 30 horsepower more than a current model.

2016 Mazda MX-5 Miata rear view

2016 Mazda release date and price

New model will come as 2016 MX-5 Miata, which means that it will be launched during next year. More precise date is still unknown. New model will have similar price to current one, which means around 30.000 dollars.