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2016 Mazda MX-5 Miata Specs, Changes and EngineThe exterior redesign has less curve makes the Miata looks different from the current version, instead, it defines more the CX-5. The overall length is changed slightly three inches shorter, while the width looks the same. For better handling and visibility, the 2016 Mazda MX-5 Miata now has 3-inch pulled back windshield as well as a lower hood.
The lower seating placement combined with pulled cabin offer more roomy head space. Drivers will have a new tachometer position that sits flawlessly focused behind the directing wheel - interestingly, the steering wheel comes smaller. Like other latest Mazda cars, the MX-5 Miata's cabin is repackaged with upgraded materials including the navigation modes and advanced personal features.
Offering new powertrain Miata promises to give much better performance and fuel efficiency. The new Miata will ride on a 2.0L 4-cylinder engine that boast more capable. It brings out up to 155-hp and 148-lb ft which is lower than the current Miata's engine. All standard MX-5 Miatas will still come in 6-speed manual and the automatic transmission is optional.