2016 Mazda Miata Club Edition: I'd Like To Join, Please

There’s something wonderful about taking car and distilling it down to the very essence of what makes it great to begin with. Do that to a Cadillac Seville, you get a velour sofa. Do it to a GT-R, you get a robot with rocket boots. Do it to the new Miata, and you get this: the Miata Club Edition. » 4/01/15 12:10am Yesterday 12:10am

The 2016 Mazda Miata Will Cost $24,915

The 2016 Mazda Miata, the newer, lighter, sexier, and better-er version of the classic roadster. And today on Live With Kelly And Michael (don't ask why I'm watching that) the price was announced as $24,915. Not too bad. » 3/30/15 10:02am Monday 10:02am

Mazda Promises 'Most Aggressive' 2016 Miata With New Club Edition

The 2016 Mazda Miata! It's cute! It's fun! It's got a big smiley face! No you're wrong it's here to KICK YOUR ASS. At least, that's what I gather from Mazda's news about an "aggressive" Club Edition Miata coming to the New York Auto Show. » 3/26/15 10:47am 3/26/15 10:47am

We're Driving The NC Miata One Last Time, What Do You Want To Know?

The NC-generation Miata has been around since 2006 with just a few small tweaks and a facelift. But later this year, the NC will be replaced by the gorgeous new ND. But before that happens, what do you want to know about the NC? » 3/13/15 10:16am 3/13/15 10:16am

The 2016 Mazda Miata Weighs Just Two Pounds More Than A 1994 Mazda Miata

The 2016 Mazda Miata isn't even out yet, and already it's proving itself to be a modern engineering model. Today we learned the U.S.-spec Miata's official curb weight, and equipped with a manual, it comes in at 2,332 pounds. » 3/12/15 7:17pm 3/12/15 7:17pm

Why C.J. Wilson Was Legally Required To Build This Rotary Mazda Miata

Not only is this Renesis rotary-powered NA Mazda Miata the only one in the world, but was part of an actual legally binding contract and hurdle for C.J. Wilson to purchase another Mazda dealership. This is how it came to fruition. » 3/09/15 3:45pm 3/09/15 3:45pm

How Not To Ice Race

On a crisp Sunday morning at the end of February I was fortunate enough to have finally amassed the right set of items/abilities to be able to participate in one of the Adirondack Motor Enthusiast Club's fabled ice races. If you know me personally you would know that I have been trying to attend one of these ice races… » 3/08/15 1:35pm 3/08/15 1:35pm

Confirmed: Fiat's Miata-Based Roadster Will Be Called 124 Spider

Mazda and Fiat have been cooking up a new roadster based on the 2016 Miata platform for a while now. First it was supposed to be an Alfa Romeo, then it was punted over to Fiat after Alfa decided to make their own roadster. (Apparently Mazda wasn't Italian enough for them.) But now we have an official name for the Fiat… » 3/03/15 9:55am 3/03/15 9:55am

Mazda Just Sent Us Miata Cookies

It's February. Love is in the air. For some, it's love between two people. For us, it's the sweet love between a person and the Mazda Miata. And Mazda just sent us an amazingly romantic and so so cuuuuute Miata Valentine's gift. » 2/03/15 1:57pm 2/03/15 1:57pm

Of Course Flyin' Miata Will Stick A V8 Into The New Miata

"IT DOESN'T HAVE ENOUGH OF TEH POWER!!!1!" the naysayers will scream about the 2016 Mazda Miata, even though it sounds like an absolute delight as well as a marvel of modern weight-saving in engineering. But for the people who always want more, Flyin' Miata says they'll have them covered. » 1/30/15 5:12pm 1/30/15 5:12pm

Your Guide To Every Special Edition Mazda Miata Ever Sold In America

While it's known as the bare bones sports car, the Mazda Miata has come in a staggering array of special editions that ranged from hardcore to posh. Here are all of them. » 1/30/15 2:00pm 1/30/15 2:00pm

First Drive: 2016 Mazda MX-5 Miata

BARCELONA, SPAIN — Five lugs good, four lugs better! The first two generations of Mazda MX-5 (nee Miata) made do with four wheel lugs in classic small-car fashion, but the bulkier third-generation car and its seventeen-inch rolling stock required the addition of a fifth. When early photos of the 2016 Mazda MX-5 Miata… » 1/30/15 11:49am 1/30/15 11:49am

This Was Mazda's Vision For An Electric Miata

I was doing a lot of research about the Miata the other day, or, as I call it, a regular Friday, and I came across a very interesting photo. A photo of an electric Miata prototype. What the hell is this thing? » 12/27/14 10:30am 12/27/14 10:30am

Design A Kickass Miata Livery In Forza Horizon 2, Win Glorious Prizes

If you somehow needed another reason to play Forza Horizon 2, arguably the best car video game on the block right now, here's one more: your Mazda Miata design skills may net you some sweet prizes. » 12/08/14 12:19pm 12/08/14 12:19pm

Sweet Merciful Crap The 2016 Mazda Miata Looks Amazing In White

While all the other auto journalists at the LA Auto Show attacked a bunch of crap that will never really get built like a pack of wild dogs, I went to a secluded, dark room in the back of the convention center and found the most important car there is: the 2016 Mazda Miata. » 11/20/14 9:08am 11/20/14 9:08am

​These Are The Mazdas That Keep Our Beloved Miata Alive

We all desperately want Mazda to make the sports cars of our dreams. We've got one and we're constantly pining for another. But let's not forget that when Mazda was cranking out turbocharged RX-7s, it was also on the brink of yet another disaster, and among the things that saved them was making damn good cars for the… » 11/19/14 3:50pm 11/19/14 3:50pm

It's Not Hard To Get Lost When You're Racing In The Dark

Everyone always claims the Mazda Miata is the perfect track vehicle. Au contraire: this one proves it's a competent off-roader, too. » 11/13/14 4:57pm 11/13/14 4:57pm

Woman Wins Miata In 1990, Never Drives It Because She Can't Drive Stick

Sandie Resnick either has really good luck or is some kind of master at winning items from radio stations. She has won a jukebox, vacations, gift certificates, and in 1990 she won a Mazda Miata. But for 22 years she never drove it, due to her inability to operate a clutch. » 10/29/14 10:45am 10/29/14 10:45am