2018 Mazda MX-5 Miata Soft Top

May 30th, 2018 by

2018 Mazda MX-5 MiataIt’s easy to see why Mazda MX-5 Miata continues to be the best-selling roadster in the world, with more than 1 million sold since 1989. The 2018 Mazda MX-5 Miata offers a new Dark Cherry soft top option, and premium exterior paint colors Soul Red Crystal and Machine Gray Metallic join the color palette.

Additional new features such as heated RECARO sports seats and a re-tuned rear suspension in soft top models further highlight numerous small improvements that keep fans coming back. These design and performance updates help further MX-5’s mission to provide one of the best driving experiences offered in any car on sale today, regardless of price point.

2018 Mazda MX-5 Miata Soft Top

Quick Specs:

  • 2.0-liter four-cylinder SKYACTIV™-G engine
    • 155 horsepower at 6,000 rpm
    • 148 lb-ft torque at 4,000 rpm
  • SKYACTIV™-MT six-speed manual transmission or six-speed automatic transmission
  • 2,332 lbs. Weight (2,381 lbs. with six-speed automatic transmission)

2018 Mazda MX-5 MiataWhat’s New for 2018:

  • Available Dark Cherry soft top (MX-5 Club and Grand Touring), as well as
  • Available Auburn Nappa leather interior (Previously only in 2017 MX-5 RF Launch Edition) (MX-5 Grand Touring)
  • New exterior paint color options: Soul Red Crystal, Machine Gray Metallic, Snowflake White Pearl Mica, Eternal Blue Mica
  • Heated cloth seats (MX-5 Club), not to mention
  • Revised MAZDA CONNECT™ infotainment system with 7-inch full-color touchscreen display now standard on all models
  • Standard multi-function Commander now standard on all models
  • Standard HD Radio connectivity, as well as
  • Revised sun visors
  • Advanced Smart Keyless Entry now standard on all models
  • Retuned rear suspension and power steering for improved performance, ride comfort and NVH

2018 Mazda MX-5 MiataUpdated Packages:

  • Brembo/BBS Package now includes heated, black, leather-trimmed seats
  • New Brembo/BBS RECARO Package: heated RECARO sports seats, aerodynamic side sill extensions, a rear bumper skirt, forged 17-inch BBS wheels and front Brembo brakes

Technology Highlights:

  • Mazda Advanced Keyless Entry
  • BOSE® 9-speaker audio system with headrest speakers (MX-5 Club and Grand Touring)
  • Bluetooth hand-free phone and audio streaming
  • Adaptive Front-lighting System (MX-5 Club and Grand Touring)
  • Rain-sensing windshield wipers (MX-5 Club and Grand Touring)

2018 Mazda CX-9Performance Highlights:

  • Sport-tuned exhaust system, as well as
  • More aggressive suspension with Bilstein dampers on manual transmission models (MX-5 Club)
  • Limited-slip differential on manual transmission models (MX-5 Club), not to mention
  • Shock tower brace on manual transmission models (MX-5 Club)