Archive for the ‘Mazda MX-5 Miata’ Category

Mazda Was Named the Top Performance Automaker of 2019

Friday, April 26th, 2019
The full 2019 Mazda vehicle lineup parked in the desert on black "Mazda" parking pads

Who is the Top Performance Automaker of 2019?

When you think of the who the top performance automaker is you will usually quickly think of luxury brands like Lexus or Mercedes-Benz but for the 2nd consecutive year Mazda was named the Top Performance Auto Maker by Kelley Blue Book.  Kelly Blue Book collected data from over 12,000 in-market vehicle shoppers which focused on what they look for most when selecting a new vehicle.  Mazda’s continual dedication to improving design and performance for both the driver and the passenger is what propelled them to being named Kelley Blue Book Performance Auto Maker of 2019.  Keep reading as we highlight the performance and efficiency specs of our top Mazda models. (more…)

What are the Drivetrain Options for the 2019 Mazda MX-5 Miata?

Tuesday, February 19th, 2019
Driver side exterior view of a blue 2019 Mazda MX-5 Miata

What are the Performance & Efficiency Specs of the 2019 Mazda MX-5 Miata?

The 2019 Mazda MX-5 Miata has received MotorWeek Drivers’ Choice Award as the top convertible for the 2nd consecutive year thanks to its precision performance and elegant exterior styling.  Smooth body lines, soft edges, and a cinched waist give the 2019 Mazda MX-5 Miata a muscular and athletic appeal.  Under the hood you will find the SKYACTIV® drivetrain that provides the 2019 MX-5 Miata with an exciting and responsive driving experience.  Learn more about the performance and efficiency of the SKYACTIV® drivetrain of the 2019 Mazda MX-5 Miata below. (more…)

Check Out the Eye-Catching 30th Anniversary Edition Mazda MX-5 Miata

Friday, February 15th, 2019
Front exterior view of an orange 30th Anniversary Mazda MX-5 Miata soft top on the left parked next a rear exterior view of an orange 30th Anniversary Mazda MX-5 Miata RF on the right

Specs, Features, & Photos of the New 30th Anniversary Edition Mazda MX-5 Miata

The Mazda MX-5 Miata was introduced 30 years ago at the 1989 Chicago Auto Show and on February 9th, 2019 the 30th Anniversary Edition of the Mazda MX-5 Miata was also unveiled at the Chicago Auto Show to the delight of MX-5 enthusiasts and car lovers alike.  Mazda has commemorated the 10, 20, and 25-year anniversary of the MX-5 Miata with special editions that feature unique paint colors, performance upgrades, and top-of-the-line interior amenities.  See what the new specs and features for the 30th Anniversary Edition of the Mazda MX-5 Miata are below along with a few photos for you to drool over. (more…)

How Many Paint Color Options are There for the 2019 Mazda MX-5 Miata?

Friday, December 14th, 2018
2019 Mazda MX-5 Miata Color Options, text on a driver side exterior image of a blue 2019 Mazda MX-5 Miata

What are the Paint Color Options for the 2019 Mazda MX-5 Miata?

There are three trim level options to choose from for the 2019 Mazda MX-5 Miata which include the Sport, Club, and Grand Touring.  All three trim levels get loaded with the 2.0L SKYACTIV®-G 16-Valve 4-Cylinder engine that provides it with 181 horsepower and 151 lb-ft of torque.  This standard engine can work with either a SKYACTIV®-MT 6-Speed Manual Transmission or a SKYACYTIV®-Drive 6-Speed Automatic Transmission and they both provide excellent fuel economy.  The 2019 Mazda MX-5 Miata also has the option of seven exterior paint color choices and you can take all seven for a virtual test drive right here below. (more…)

Mazda Named Best Car Brand of the Year by U.S. News & World Report

Tuesday, November 27th, 2018
2019 Mazda vehicle lineup parked next to each other on two levels of stages

What is the Best 2019 Vehicle to Buy for Me?

Mazda has been named the Best Car Brand by U.S. News & World Report for the fourth year in a row.  U.S. News & World Report collected data across all classes and compiled safety scores, reliability data, and automotive press opinions of all vehicles and Mazda once again collected the highest average score across all segments.  It is easy to see the appeal of the 2019 Mazda vehicle lineup with just a glance because of its breathtaking KODO: Soul of Motion design that breathes life into every inch of the exterior styling of Mazda cars and SUVs.  Find out more about the award-winning 2019 Mazda vehicle lineup along with its exciting performance and technology features right here below. (more…)

How Long Do the Warranties on My Mazda Vehicle Last?

Thursday, October 11th, 2018
What's Covered Under My Mazda Warranty, text next to the Mazda Logo on a black background

What Does My Mazda Warranty Cover?

Mazda makes some of the most fun-to-drive and beautiful vehicles on the road today thanks to their KODO: Soul of Motion Design strategy along with the efficient performance of their SYKACTIV® engine lineup.  Mazda also stands behind each and every one of the vehicles that they produce with a strong warranty that includes a New Vehicle Limited Warranty, a Limited Powertrain Warranty, and 24/7 Roadside Assistance.  We hope that you never have to employ any warranty coverage on your Mazda car or SUV but in the rare instance that something malfunctions on your Mazda it is important to know exactly what is covered within your Mazda Warranty Package and you can get all the details of the Mazda Warranty below. (more…)

What Improvements Have Been Made to the 2019 Mazda MX-5 Miata?

Thursday, October 4th, 2018
Passenger side exterior view of a blue 2019 Mazda MX-5 Miata with the top down

What is New for the 2019 Mazda MX-5 Miata?

As the 2019 Mazda model lineup begins to make its way to the showroom floor here at Royal South Mazda we get excited to tell you all about what the new features of each particular model are.  The 2019 Mazda MX-5 Miata will see significant upgrades from the 2018 model year which will include engine and interior amenity improvements across all trim levels.  You can find out everything that is new and improved for the 2019 Mazda MX-5 Miata right here below and the 2019 MX-5 Miata should be showing up shortly on the showroom floor here at Royal South Mazda. (more…)

What 2018 Mazda Models Make a Sunroof/ Moonroof Available?

Thursday, August 23rd, 2018
2018 Mazda Models with sunroof/ moonroof, text on an image of the 2018 Mazda vehicle lineup parked next to each other in the desert

You have been drawn to the attractive 2018 Mazda lineup thanks to its KODO: Soul of Motion styling along with its powerful and efficient SKYACTIC® drivetrain.  Whether you are looking for the performance of a sports car, the efficiency of a sedan, or the versatility of an SUV the 2018 Mazda vehicle lineup has what you want.  All 2018 Mazda’s get loaded with advanced technology and safety equipment that is sure to enhance the journey no matter how long the drive is.  Another specific feature that comes as an available option on certain 2018 Mazda models is a power moonroof which instantly takes an ordinary drive to extraordinary in no time flat.  Find out which 2018 Mazda Models can be equipped with a sunroof or moonroof below. (more…)

When Will the 2019 Mazda MX-5 Miata Go on Sale?

Monday, June 25th, 2018
Driver side exterior view of a red 2019 Mazda MX-5 Miata

Mazda’s MX-5 Miata receives improvements to its drivetrain, exterior styling, and safety equipment for the 2019 model year.  The 2.0L SKYACTIV®-G engine has been refined by implementing a Dual-Mass Flywheel, Reducing Internal Friction, and Improving Combustion which results in additional horsepower and torque for the 2019 MX-5 Miata.  The 2019 Mazda MX-5 Miata now provides owners with 181 HP (17% Increase from 2018) and 151 lb-ft of torque, these engine improvements also increase responsiveness, efficiency, and overall driving performance and enjoyability.  The exterior makes a new brown canvass soft top and 17” wheels available for increased styling options while the interior added a telescoping steering column, easy open doors, and revised door stops and cupholders for added comfort and convenience.  New safety features of the 2019 Mazda MX-5 Miata include a standard Rearview Camera, available Traffic Sign Recognition and Smart City Brake Support.  The 2019 Mazda MX-5 Miata is currently in production and will go on sale during the fall of 2018 and until then you can watch these videos showcasing the new 2019 MX-5 Miata’s specs and features below. (more…)

What is the Best Performance & Car Styling Brand of 2018?

Thursday, April 26th, 2018
Front exterior view of five stylish Mazda models

Kelley Blue Book (KBB) has recently named Mazda the recipient of its 2018 Brand Image Award for “Best Performance Brand” as well as “Best Car Styling Brand.  The entire 2018 Mazda lineup gets adorned with the KODO: Soul of Motion design that instantly sets it apart from every other car and SUV that it competed against for the coveted prize of KBB’s “Best Car Styling Brand”, but its high-end interior details and comforts is what really set it apart from its competition.  The powerful and responsive SKYACTIC® engine and transmission platform provide an exhilarating driving experience to Mazda’s entire model lineup from the Mazda MX-5 Miata sports car all the way to the three-row Mazda CX-9 crossover SUV. (more…)