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Showing posts with label Mazda MX-5. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Mazda MX-5. Show all posts

Thursday, June 23, 2022

Mazda's Never Stop Challenging Spirit Lives On In The MSCC Miata Spec Series And Miata Cup

On June 23, 1991, the number 55 Mazda 787B crossed the finish line at the Le Mans 24 Hour race to mark a unique achievement—they had become the first Japanese manufacturer to win the world’s most famous endurance race. Not only that, Mazda did it with a totally unique engine that not only captivated fans at the track with its ear-piercing soundtrack, but had become a symbol for Mazda’s “never stop challenging spirit”—the rotary engine.

After Three Years, The Biggest Gathering Of Mazda MX-5s Happened Again

For the first time in three years, the biggest annual gathering of a single model happened once more as the Karuizawa Meeting gathered more than 1,100 Mazda MX-5s under clear May skies.

Sunday, June 12, 2022

The Mazda MX-5 Takes To The Grid In The One-Make MSCC Miata Spec Series Race

Twenty race-prepped Mazda MX-5s took to the track as the inaugural season of the MSCC Mazda Miata Spec Series went underway at the Clark International Speedway.

Wednesday, April 27, 2022

The Mazda MX-5 Miata Spec Series Is The Result Of Their Challenging Spirit

After a nearly two-year delay, Mazda Philippines’s dream of having a local one-make race series featuring its venerable MX-5 is happening. It’s a project filled with various delays and setbacks, but just as the Hiroshima-based carmaker showed resilience by re-starting production just four months after the dropping of the atom bomb, the start of the Miata Spec Series is the result of the same challenging spirit.

Mazda Philippines Is Ready To Race The MX-5

Mazda Philippines, the Manila Sports Car Club (MSCC), and the Clark International Speedway (CIS) have collaborated to hold the first ever one-make sports car race series in the country. The 2022 MSCC Miata Spec Series will be the official race event of the country’s premier sports car owners club starting this year. It will feature 20 brand new track-tuned Mazda MX-5 open-top sports cars to be raced exclusively by MSCC members.

Wednesday, February 16, 2022

Mazda Is Producing This Special Limited-Run MX-5 Exclusively For The Philippine Market

In celebration of the Mazda’s special relationship with the Miata Club of the Philippines, the carmaker has announced a special limited run of its MX-5 exclusive to the Philippine market: the MX-5 MCP 25th Anniversary Edition.

The MX-5 Is Single-Handedly Trying To Save The Manual In The Philippines

With the launch of the 2022 MX-5, Mazda Philippines wants to single-handedly reverse a trend that’s so far prevalent in the auto industry as a whole: the death of the manual transmission.

2022 Mazda MX-5 With Improved Handling Is Now Available In The Philippines (w/ Specs)

Mazda Philippines launches the 2022 MX-5—the latest iteration of its iconic two-seater roadster which offers improved handling performance and creature comfort features.

Monday, February 7, 2022

Mark Your Calendars: Mazda PH Launching 2022 MX-5 On February 16

After its global reveal last December, sportscar fans won’t have to wait long for Mazda Philippines to bring in the latest iteration of its iconic two-seater. The date for the 2022 MX-5 launch is set and that’s on February 16.

Monday, January 31, 2022

After A Prolonged Wait, Mazda Customers In The Philippines Will Finally Get Their Brand-New Cars

Patience is a virtue. This as would-be Mazda buyers will finally get their hands on their beloved new cars after a prolonged waiting period caused by the on-going global semi-conductor and parts shortages.

Sunday, December 19, 2021

What's The Difference: Kinetic Posture Control vs G-Vectoring Control

The launch of the 2022 Mazda MX-5 brings with it a new handling-related technology called Kinematic Posture Control or KPC.

Thursday, December 16, 2021

Mazda Confirms Kinematic Posture Control For 2022 MX-5

Mazda has finally confirmed the changes coming to the MX-5 in 2022. Along with new trim and paint options, the Mazda MX-5 gets newly developed Kinematic Posture Control (KPC) technology (this was earlier leaked as Vehicle Attitude Stabilization Control).

Tuesday, December 14, 2021

Mazda Confirms MX-5 Getting An Update For 2022

Mazda has confirmed that another update of its MX-5 sportscar is on its way. The announcement, surprisingly, is posted on its official website.

Friday, October 29, 2021

Mazda Manages To Cut Even More Weight For This Special Edition MX-5

Already a lightweight sportscar, Mazda has put is fourth-generation MX-5 on a diet again, helping it shed even more weight for 2022. The result is this Japan only Roadster 990S—a new special edition that weighs just, as you guessed it, 990 kilograms.

Thursday, September 2, 2021

Mazda, Bose Celebrate 30 Years Of Collaboration

A look back three decades to 1991 is a trip back to a landmark year for Mazda. Most famously, the 1991 Le Mans 24 Hours saw Mazda become the first Japanese brand to take overall victory in the world’s most renowned endurance race, while the extensive product range included mainstream models and attention-grabbing coupes and sports cars.

Saturday, August 28, 2021

Monday, August 2, 2021

Off-Roading A Mazda MX-5 RF Is Proof That Miata Is Always The Answer

Living proof that the Miata is always the answer—even if you want to go on an off-road trail. Posted on his Facebook page, Joel Gat brought a close-to-stock MX-5 RF up a rather interesting trek up to Mount Hayden Backcountry Lodge in Ouray in Colorado, USA.

Wednesday, June 16, 2021

A Near-Stock Mazda MX-5 Won The Philippines's Most Grueling Endurance Race

Team Mazda Philippines is the 2021 Petron Kalayaan Cup 12-hour Endurance Challenge over-all race champion after completing 274 laps in dominating fashion over 12-hours of non-stop racing. The team was able to bag six trophies together with wins in Class 1 and Open A categories for both the 4-hour Kagitingan Cup race and the 12-hour Makabayan Cup.

Friday, March 12, 2021

Mazda3, MX-5 Hit by DTI Safeguard Tariff

Mazda Philippines is the latest car manufacturer to announce the effect of the DTI’s Safeguard Duty, but unlike other brands, it will so far affect just two models: the Mazda3 and MX-5.

Friday, December 11, 2020

Do You Love the 2021 Mazda MX-5's New Colorway?

When Mazda chose the Philippines to globally launch the 2021 MX-5, one of the key updates was the availability of a new color: Deep Crystal Blue. At the time, Mazda Philippines could only provide two photos of this new blue color. As other markets start getting it though, we now see how it looks like outside of a studio setting.