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Here you will find general  articles and information about Miata’s that may be of interest including some press releases from Madza.   Please note that information on modifications, maintenance and upgrades are covered on the In the Garage Page.

30th Anniversary Edition
Mazda announced that the world premiere of the Mazda MX-5 Miata 30th Anniversary Edition will be at the Chicago Auto Show.  That show is open to the public Feb. 7-18, so unfortunately, we will not be able to see it at the Detriot show.

From the Madza Press Release (with NO pictures):
The original Mazda MX-5 debuted at the Chicago Motor Show in 1989 and the nameplate celebrates its 30th anniversary this year. The iconic model has become a symbol of Mazda’s car-making philosophy and tireless pursuit of driving pleasure. The 30th-anniversary special edition was created as an expression of appreciation for the customers all over the world who have supported the success of the model over the last 30 years.

Now and into the future, Mazda remains committed to the idea behind the original Mazda MX-5 in 1989: a car that makes everyone happy.”
Road Test of 2019 MX-5   The Car Connection: “The 2019 Mazda MX-5 keep the crown of “affordable and fun” wiht a more potent engine this year”  Click to view the road test of the 2019 Miata by The Car Connection
Summary of June 20, 2018 press release from Madza about the 2019 MX-5 Miata:

  • The 2019 Mazda MX-5 Miata receives a newly refined powertrain, boasting 17 percent more power and greater fuel-efficiency
  • An available brown soft top complements MX-5’s KODO—Soul of Motion design
  • Numerous customer-driven improvements include a new rearview camera and more available i-ACTIVSENSE safety equipment
  • The 2019 MX-5 goes on sale in the U.S. in the fall of 2018l   Click for full Press Release

The first car was a1992 British Racing Green V-Special that was selected by Madza from 600 applications. 
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The Inside Story of the Design & Development of the first Mazda MX-5  – A book review by Rich Velardo
Other Sources:
Madza’s Newsroom has the official press releases and information about all Madzas.
Miata.net’s News Page Forum has press releases, articles, comments and rumors more focused on the Miata.  Note that you have to be a member of Miata.net and sign on in order to have the search function available.

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