In the UK, sales of the special version of the Mazda MX-5 started

In the UK, sales of the special version of the Mazda MX-5 started

June 22, 2020 0 By autotimesnews

British dealers began selling a special version of the Mazda MX-5 roadster with the prefix R-Sport. The circulation of a special variation is only 150 copies.

Mazda MX-5 R-Sport differs from a simple model not only in its unique exterior design, but also in the interior. So, a special modification has a new gray body shade called Polymetal Gray, the original 16-inch wheels, black mirror housings and a soft gray top.

Inside, there were seats with burgundy heated leather in Nappa leather with gray stitching, and other elements, like the standard Japanese Roadster in Sport equipment, such as a navigation system, a multimedia system with support for Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, cruise control and climate control installation.

The special version is equipped with a 1.5-liter, 4-liter Skyactiv-G gasoline naturally aspirated engine with a capacity of 130 hp. and 152 Nm of torque. Together with the motor, a 6-speed manual transmission and a rear-wheel drive system function. In addition, the limited roadster has a proprietary i-Eloop kinetic energy recovery system and i-stop start-stop technology.

The MX-5 R-Sport, in particular, has security systems, including a warning about a lane departure, recognition of traffic signs, monitoring of a driver’s condition and much more.

UK Mazda MX-5 R-Sport pricing starts at £ 27,700

In addition, recently, Mazda presented the updated BT-50 pickup. The new generation will be the third for the Japanese pickup