2016 Mazda MX-5 Miata With SKYACTIV And Kodo

By | 05/31/2014

The 2016 Mazda MX-5 Miata had its premiere at this year’s New York International Auto Show. The all-new model will have its release in a couple of years and it will bring many pleasant surprises. To start with, the 2016 Miata will have a brand new exterior based on the Kodo design language. Although most Mazda models follow the Kodo key lines when it comes to appearance, the Miata will stand out with its beauty, dominance and style.  In addition, the new 2016 Mazda MX-5 Miata will feature a lightweight platform which will at the same time reduce its weight and provided the necessary stiffness. The new model will, overall, use only light materials, which will improve its fuel economy, allow easier handling and boost the performance. Also, the new Miata will use SKYACTIV technology, which will also impact its fuel consumption. The engines offered will, therefore, be very efficient while at the same time providing enough power to enjoy the journeys in it. The manufacturer is keeping the details about the new Miata’s interior very secretive, so we were unable to find out more about it, but given that this is a very famous vehicle with a long tradition, we are sure that they won’t disappoint even the pickiest buyers of them all.

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2016 Mazda MX-5 Miata Exterior

The 2016 Mazda MX-5 Miata will have an amazing exterior. The model’s appearance will be brand new, following only the basic lines in Kodo design which is the design language currently used for all Mazda models. However, the new Miata will not resemble its siblings in any significant way. The model will have a brand new look, therefore, both when it comes to its predecessors and other models. The car’s curves and body lines will be fluent and elegant, but at the same time aerodynamic which will improve its performance. Moreover, the model will have its popular headlights, air intakes that pop out in the overall appearance and very stylish and powerful-looking fascia. The model will be elegant, dominant on the road and ravishing.  In addition, the car will have lightweight details, such as platform, so its total weight will be at 2,200 pounds, which is 220 pounds less than the previous model had. In addition, these parts will be light, but very stiff at the same time, so it will provide 30 percent more sturdiness than the old platform did. This will result in model’s durability, performance, fuel efficiency and the overall feel of the car while driving it. Also, the new 2016 Mazda MX-5 Miata will have its center of gravity lowered even more than before, which is great news as it affects stability and performance.

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SKYACTIV Engines Power 2016 Mazda MX-5 Miata

The 2016 Mazda MX-5 Miata’s optional powertrains are still unknown, but some unofficial reports claim that it will offer two units, both made with SKYACTIV technology. The first option is the 1.5-liter inline-four engine, while the other one is a bit more powerful 2.0-liter inline-four gasoline engine. Both unit have an impressive fuel economy, which will improve the predecessor’s figures by 15 percent. In addition, the 2016 Mazda MX-5 Miata might get a 2.5-liter SKYACTIV G engine that will be the most powerful unit offered, but there are still no official confirmations made.

2016 Mazda MX-5 Miata Premiere

The 2016 Mazda MX-5 Miata had its premiere this year, while its release will take place in a year or two. Even though this seems as a long period of time, this will surely be a car worth waiting for.  As for the price, this matter is still being kept in the dark, though we do expect to learn more about it soon. 

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