Published: 02 Mar 2016

Mazda MX-5 named UK car of the year 2016

The latest generation of the world’s best-selling two seat sports has won yet another award – the UK Car of the Year 2016. Beating competition including the Volvo XC90 and the Skoda Superb Estate in the final rounds of judging, the Mazda MX-5 scooped the top prize.

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Judged by 27 of the UK’s leading motor industry journalists, John Challen Director of the UK Car of the Year Awards commented "With the latest MX-5, Mazda has created the perfect roadster. A lightweight, engaging, simplistic and even practical vehicle, which is an absolute pleasure to drive”. Whilst Jeremy Thomson, Mazda Motors UK managing director added: “I’m delighted that the all-new Mazda MX-5 has added another prestigious award to its growing tally of accolades”.

The latest edition of the Mazda MX-5 goes back to the roots from 25 years ago. Incorporating Mazda’s Kodo design the MX-5 is 100kg lighter than the previous edition alongside an interior that is ergonomically designed and features the latest Mazda MZD Connect Information System.

Discover the award winning Mazda MX-5 for yourself at Jennings Mazda, part of our Cargo Fleet lane Super Site in Middlesbrough, today. Call 0333 414 9750 to speak to a member of the Mazda team who will happily answer any questions that you may have.

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