2016 Mazda MX-5 Miata Awards

When the 2016 Mazda MX-5 Miata debuted, the roadster was instantly recognized for possessing all of the essential roadster features. The all-new Miata was lightweight, topless, quick, and boasted loads of style. When it comes to roadsters, the MX-5 Miata simply defines the class. The awards and praises continue to roll in. Here are just a few of the 2016 Mazda MX-5 Miata awards:


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SAMA Best Small Convertible Award

SAMA stands for the Southern Automotive Media Association. The group recognized the MX-5 Miata only a week after it was available for a test-drive during their annual “Topless” event, where they judge all of the year’s convertible entries.

US News & World Report Best Affordable Sport Cars


This is a list of sports cars that are within reach, that most of us can afford. The 2016 Mazda MX-5 Miata topped the list in 2015. Qualities like driveability and handling are what helped the Miata shine. Read more here.


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In addition to awards, the 2016 Mazda Miata MX-5 garnered praise from the industry’s most respectable publications. Professional reviews in Car and Driver, Road & Track, and Jalopnik all found the Miata to be not only likeable, but the best and most affordable performance car on the road. If you’re looking for an award-winning 2016 Mazda MX-5 Miata in the Charlotte area, look no further than Momentum Mazda of Gastonia!