In the auto show in New York which opened its doors in the Big Apple, Mazda made the nice surprise for the 4th generation of the MX-5 was launched last year, a new type electrically folding hardtop, which adds two letters to the designation: Mazda MX-5 RF.
Not only is this roof – surprise! – Targa, style like the most legendary sports cars in the world, but it shrinks in a mechanical ballet which overlap the upper panels (body color or black piano) at a tailgate party, it s’ rising in opposition and in concert with – oh, novelty – the side arches.
The reason for this secrecy? Americans love the Miata. And also, Masahiro Moro, head of marketing and sales is also, since 1 January, the new head of Mazda USA. This explains that…
Yes, dear friends, Mazda has found a way to create a “GT” version of the MX-5. The suspension and steering have also been reworked to offer a softer and more refined ride. In addition, soundproofing was increased. You know what? It does not bother me. I do not know the extra weight causes it, but I promise you to discover it soon.
Besides its roof, the Mazda MX-5 RF stands somewhat on its body that displays subtle changes to the MX-5 soft-top. Once the hardtop in place, it becomes very difficult to know that the MX-5 RF is a car with the roof in question may withdraw.