clear

 

Walkaround Video: 2016 Mazda MX-5 Miata / Roadster (ND5RC)

June 10, 2015

Guys, I'll get back to the real "Wasabi Cars" shortly, but I had my first sighting of the as yet unreleased Mazda MX-5, and felt the need to share. Its driver had made the trip from Hiroshima to Northern Kyushu, presumably to see what was up at the 7th Neo-classic Car Festival being held at the time.

This MX5 Convertible was built in 2016. It has a 1,496cc inline 4 engine.

assessment 8,691 thumb_up 172 thumb_down 3 chat_bubble 108
 

How does winning stuff sound?

I've set myself an ambitious target, and that is to unearth all of Japan's rusting, nostalgic gems. It's not going to be easy. They're shy creatures and prefer to remain hidden. And, limited time and funds mean they're likely to stay that way, which would be not cool! <More>

 
You may also enjoy these

Four Doors for More Chores: 1971 Mazda 1300 Deluxe - STBV/Familia

assessment2,033   chat_bubble40   access_timeJuly 05, 2017

If I'm lucky, August is when I get to visit family and friends in Australia, and check out some great car-related events. Over two years, I'... <More>

 

Unfinished Business / At a Crossroad: Mid-90's ɛ̃fini MS-8 (Mazda/Eunos family)

assessment3,029   chat_bubble61   access_timeJune 14, 2017

I thought it was a Eunos, but I was wrong. In the 1990's Mazda's luxury brand was ɛ̃fini, and in addition to a pair of Citroëns, they had... <More>

 

Rockinghorse Rotary: 1973 Mazda Luce GSII Hardtop Coupe - 929/RX4

assessment12,504   chat_bubble160   access_timeMarch 04, 2017

An automotive design that is both highly distinctive and pleasing is not an easy thing to pull off. Mazda did it though with their 2nd gener... <More>