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UK-edition Mazda MX-5 Miyako – Click above for high-res image gallery
BRE Mazda MX-5 Miata – Click above to enlarge
Mazda MX-5 Matte and Black Special Edition – Click above for high-res image gallery
Mazda MX5 20th Anniversary Edition (UK) – Click above for high-res image gallery
Twenty years of motoring goodness - click above for high-res image
Turbo Rotary Mazda MX-5 - Click above for high-res image gallery
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As the global economy shows signs of both recovering and getting worse, luxury and exotic automakers are hedging their bets more and more. Introducing cars like the Aston Martin One-77, Bugatti Sang Bleu and Bentley Muslanne made perfect sense -- in 1999. In today's unstable financial climate, you just can't be too ca
In a truly heroic effort that's not only daunting in scope but utterly jealousy-inducing in execution, the hot shoes at Motor Trend have once again teamed up with pro-racer and 24 Hours of Daytona winner Randy Pobst to put ten of the hottest performance cars currently on sale up against each other at Laguna Seca to determine which is best. Last year, the winner was given the title of "Best Handling Car," though this year they are switching the name to "Best Driver's Car." That works.
Now celebrating its 20th anniversary, the Mazda MX-5 (or Miata) has shown remarkable resilience to the bloating trends of age. While other automakers tend to make new cars bigger and fatter with each successive generation, notwithstanding the optional retractable hardtop version, the Mazda roadster has remained relatively compact and light on its feet. But while the MX-5 Superlight concep