Mazda MX-5

The 2018 MX-5 in Kitchener

Enjoy Kitchener’s Back Roads with the 2018 MX-5

Chic, sporty, and pure are all words to describe the 2018 Mazda MX-5. This sports car is designed to conquer back roads and make driving fun again!. It’s classic proportions and ample performance will ensure that all eyes will be on you. This car is not meant to blend in with the crowd but rather, to stand out!

The 2018 MX-5 is available as either a traditional soft-top or an advanced retractable fastback (RF). The MX-5 also comes in a variety of trim levels (GS, GT, 50th Anniversary and GT) so you can choose the perfect amount of equipment for your sports car. Whatever version you choose though, know that your MX-5 will thrill you every time you sit behind the wheel!

2018 MX-5 Performance

Every version of the MX-5 comes with a SKYACTIV-G 2.0 L DOHC 16-valve 4-cylinder engine which produces 155 horsepower @ 6,000 rpm and 148 lb-ft of torque @ 4,600 rpm. Even with all this performance on tap, the 2018 MX-5 is still an efficient vehicle with highway fuel economy ratings up to 6.8L/100km.

The 2018 MX-5, comes with your choice of the SKYACTIV-MT 6-speed manual transmission or a 6-speed automatic transmission with manual-shift mode. More importantly, the MX-5 has a perfect 50/50 weight distribution and is 20% lighter than the previous generation to ensure that you feel a profound connection to the road.

2018 Mazda MX-5 Soft Top 2018 Mazda MX-5 RF
Base MSRP $31,900 $39,100
Available Trim Levels GX, GS, 50th, GT GS, GT
Curb Weight 1,065kgs 1,115kgs
Headroom 950mm 935mm
Cargo Volume 130 litres 127 litres

2018 MX-5 Interior

Every version of the MX-5 is well-equipped, with even the GX trim level receiving items like push-button start with keyless entry, Bluetooth and MP3 compatibility, LED headlights and taillights, and a host of other features. The 2018 MX-5 can be shockingly plush with options like a 7-inch colour touchscreen, custom Bose sound system, Recaro sport seats, leather-wrapped steering wheel, and 17-inch BBS wheels just to name a few. For 2018 the MX-5 also receives improved sound deadening for an even smoother, quieter ride.

2018 MX-5 Safety

For such a diminutive vehicle, the MX-5 is surprisingly safe thanks to a host of advanced safety features. Advanced Blind Spot Monitoring System keeps an eye out for you, while the Lane Departure Warning System alerts you if you unintentionally leave your lane. There’s also Rear Cross Traffic Alert which detects if a vehicle is approaching from the sides and sounds an alarm so you can avoid a collision when reversing. These systems all work in concert so you can concentrate on the most important task – enjoying the drive.

Discover Your 2018 MX-5

If you’re interested in taking the newest version of the world’s most iconic convertible for a Test Drive, visit our Kitchener, ON dealership today! Our New Vehicle Inventory has several examples of the latest MX-5, while our Used Vehicle Inventory has pristine examples of previous generation MX-5’s for your consideration. Either one you choose, you’ll love every moment behind the wheel of your MX-5!