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Mazda MX-5 review

The Mazda MX-5 is better than ever, a distillation of the sports car that has matured into a brilliant little roadster
19 Nov 2020
Mazda MX-5 R Sport 2020 review – floats like a butterfly, but stings like one too
Mazda MX-5

Mazda MX-5 R Sport 2020 review – floats like a butterfly, but stings like one too

Mazda’s lesser-powered MX-5 is a lesson in feel and rear-wheel drive dynamics but lacks the hardware to be as entertaining as its more powerful siblin…
30 Sep 2020
BBR Super 225 Mazda MX-5 review
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BBR Super 225 Mazda MX-5 review

Quicker than the standard car, but BBR’s latest MX-5 focuses on experience more than performance, and is all the better for it
18 Jul 2020
Mazda MX-5 Mk3 (NC) – review, history, prices and specs
Mazda MX-5

Mazda MX-5 Mk3 (NC) – review, history, prices and specs

Mazda’s third MX-5 didn’t quite hit the mark when new, but is now an affordable way into a fun rear-wheel-drive platform
23 Jun 2020
2020 Mazda MX-5 R-Sport revealed
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2020 Mazda MX-5 R-Sport revealed

Latest special edition features lightweight Rays wheels and burgundy trim
27 Apr 2020

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Mazda MX-5 refreshed for 2020
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Mazda MX-5 refreshed for 2020

Mazda’s brilliant MX-5 roadster and hard-top RF model updated with fresh specs and colours
8 Jan 2020
BBR Super 220 review
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BBR Super 220 review

Known more for its sledgehammer turbocharged MX-5 conversions, BBR’s Super 220 takes a more delicate approach
2 Jan 2020
Mazda MX-5 30th Anniversary Edition revealed
Mazda MX-5 30th Anniversary - profile
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Mazda MX-5 30th Anniversary Edition revealed

Mazda is celebrating 30 years of the MX-5 with this brightly coloured special edition
5 Mar 2019
Best Mazda MX-5 special editions
Eunos Roadster S-special
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Best Mazda MX-5 special editions

Mazda is celebrating 30 years of the MX-5 - here’s our pick of previous limited editions
11 Feb 2019
New 2018 Mazda MX-5 2.0 convertible review
Mazda 2018 MX-5 - front quarter
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New 2018 Mazda MX-5 2.0 convertible review

The world’s most popular roadster gets more speed and tech but stays true to its roots
4 Sep 2018
New engines and subtle enhancements for 2019 Mazda MX-5
2018 Mazda MX-5 update
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New engines and subtle enhancements for 2019 Mazda MX-5

New Mazda MX-5 receives more power and enhanced safety for 2019 model year
1 Aug 2018
Entry-level Mazda MX-5 gets BBR turbo treatment
Mazda MX-5 BBR 1.5-litre turbo upgrade –  front quarter
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Entry-level Mazda MX-5 gets BBR turbo treatment

BBR tunes the 1.5-litre Mazda MX-5 boosting power to 210bhp
11 Dec 2017
Mazda MX-5 Z-Sport limited edition revealed
Mazda MX-5 Z-Sport – tracking - front quarter
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Mazda MX-5 Z-Sport limited edition revealed

Mazda announces a limited edition MX-5 with a suite of aesthetic tweaks and minor chassis revisions
8 Dec 2017
BBR Mazda MX-5 Stage 1 Turbo review
BBR Mazda MX-5 Stage1 Turbo – cornering
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BBR Mazda MX-5 Stage 1 Turbo review

Upgrade to 248bhp gives 2-litre version of likeable little roadster a welcome – and well judged – shot in the arm
5 Nov 2017
Mazda MX-5 revised for Tokyo motor show
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Mazda MX-5 revised for Tokyo motor show

Mildly updated MX-5 with chassis revisions revealed at Tokyo show
25 Oct 2017
Rocketeer Mazda MX-5 V6 review
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Rocketeer Mazda MX-5 V6 review

A 3-litre Jaguar V6 gives a new lease of life to Mazda's iconic little roadster
6 Oct 2017
Mazda will now restore your Mk1 MX-5 - in Japan
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Mazda will now restore your Mk1 MX-5 - in Japan

Full in-house restoration service is now available to the 23,000 Mk1 MX-5 owners in Japan
4 Aug 2017
Mazda MX-5 boosted by BBR turbo conversion
Mazda MX-5 BBR Stage 1 Turbo - Front
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Mazda MX-5 boosted by BBR turbo conversion

A twin-scroll turbocharger helps increase the four-cylinder sports car's output by 90bhp
24 Apr 2017
Hardcore special edition Mazda MX-5s possible
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Hardcore special edition Mazda MX-5s possible

Roadster and RF likely to form the basis of driver-focused special edition MX-5s
19 Jan 2017
Mazda MX-5 RF review
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Mazda MX-5 RF review

New folding metal roof and coupe looks don't detract from the MX-5's charms
16 Jan 2017
Mazda MX-5 BBR Super 200 review
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Mazda MX-5 BBR Super 200 review

Tuner's modifications turn the Mazda roadster into a genuine Elise alternative
13 Dec 2016
BBR Super 175 - Third-gen MX-5 1.8 gets welcome power boost
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BBR Super 175 - Third-gen MX-5 1.8 gets welcome power boost

Oft-overlooked 1.8-litre MX-5 now makes almost 100bhp per litre
5 Dec 2016
Mazda MX-5 Speedster Evolution and RF Kuro debut at SEMA
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Mazda MX-5 Speedster Evolution and RF Kuro debut at SEMA

Pair of concepts feature inspiration from the Global Cup car, with low weight and uprated suspension
1 Nov 2016
Mazda MX-5 RF preview
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Mazda MX-5 RF preview

Japanese Mazda video shows new roof mechanism in detail
18 Oct 2016
Concept cars - the Mazda Ibuki
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Concept cars - the Mazda Ibuki

As Mazda reveals pricing for the new MX-5 RF, we revisit a previous MX-5 concept
15 Oct 2016
BBR launches latest tuning package for the Mazda MX-5
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BBR launches latest tuning package for the Mazda MX-5

Tuning upgrades improve performance, with handling and braking packages also available
7 Sep 2016
Just looking - Mazda MX-5 Eunos S-special
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Just looking - Mazda MX-5 Eunos S-special

Thankfully not all early MX-5s are this expensive just yet, but few are quite as tidy either
18 Jun 2016
Mazda MX-5 Icon special edition to make Goodwood debut
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Mazda MX-5 Icon special edition to make Goodwood debut

The latest of many MX-5 special editions features contrasting paint schemes and extra kit, but no mechanical alterations
15 Jun 2016
Nobuhiro Yamamoto on the future of the MX-5
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Nobuhiro Yamamoto on the future of the MX-5

The Mazda MX-5's programme manager tells evo what we can (and can't) expect from MX-5s in future
17 May 2016
Mazda MX-5 crowned World Car of the Year 2016
Mazda MX-5 Sport Recaro - Front
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Mazda MX-5 crowned World Car of the Year 2016

Fourth generation car wins at New York motor show
24 Mar 2016
Mazda MX-5 generations driven at Goodwood
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Mazda MX-5 generations driven at Goodwood

We take a spin back in time with the first three generations of Mazda MX-5
20 Dec 2015
190bhp from BBR's latest Mazda MX-5 tuning package
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190bhp from BBR's latest Mazda MX-5 tuning package

The Mazda tuning specialist has turned its attention to the latest MX-5 - with some compelling results
3 Dec 2015
Mazda launches limited edition MX-5 Sport Recaro
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Mazda launches limited edition MX-5 Sport Recaro

Bilstein dampers and a limited slip differential are joined by more standard kit
11 Nov 2015
Mk4 Mazda MX-5 to make UK race debut at Race of Remembrance
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Mk4 Mazda MX-5 to make UK race debut at Race of Remembrance

Mission Motorsport enters new sports car into annual charity event
5 Nov 2015