Mazda have Fiat Group (the owners of the Alfa Romeo brand) have signed a non-binding Memorandum of Understanding that the platform of the next generation Mazda MX-5 Miata will be used for the development and manufacture of roadsters by both Mazda and Alfa Romeo brands. Mazda and Fiat have also agreed to discuss further opportunities for co-operation in Europe.
Convertible Car News: Mazda
2nd December 2011
Mazda have long been exponents of the Wankel rotary engine. Its ability to produce large amounts of power from a small, lightweight and high revving unit has always promised much but there have always been downsides.
4th November 2011
The Mazda MX-5 Miata Spyder concept has been unveiled at the Las Vegas SEMA show. Unlike much of the after-market tuned cars on display this comes straight from the manufacturer.
1st August 2011
Mazda release a limited edition hardtop roadster inspired by the Mazda MX-5 GT racing car. The Black Edition isn’t actually black but but many of the trim parts are…
10th June 2011
Mazda’s MX-5 Miata is the took the top spot for a sports car once again in this year’s JD Power Survey. The survey’s vehicle dependability study placed the Mazda roadster in the lead by a considerable margin with a satisfaction rating of 82.4 percent, an increase on its high score from last year.
1st December 2010