Mazda has officially pulled the wraps off the MX-5 RS but before getting too excited about it, you should know that this is only available for order in Japan.
The newest model to be signed by Mazda has been called the MX-5 RS and it is coming only in the company’s local auto market. The roadster has been designed to appeal to driving enthusiasts and it is bringing the unique upgrades, the Bilstein dampers, the beefier brakes, the strut tower bar and several other goodies which will definitely make it popular amongst its future buyers.
“Specifically, the standard Bilstein dampers and the front suspension tower bar, a large-diameter brake, steering feel superior to more accurate swinging ability and response at high G / high-speed region is obtained, to the utmost limit the potential of the Roadster We realized underbody that draw”, says the automaker in its press release.
The brand new Mazda MX-5 RS is bringing an updated interior design as well and here we can notice the RECARO Nappa leather / Alcantara sports seats along with features such as the Bose sound system with 9 speakers, the CD / DVD player, the digital terrestrial TV Tuner, the heated seats and much more. The sports car has also received the Blind Spot Monitoring System, the Rear Cross Traffic Alert, the Lane Departure Warning, the High Beam Control, the Adaptive Front Lighting System and others. Under its hood, this has a 1.5 liter SKYACTIV-G four-cylinder engine, rated at 131 HP (96 kW) and 150 Nm (110 lb-ft) of torque, connected to a 6-speed manual transmission. Prices for the model start from 3,196,800 YEN.