16/03/11 - MX-5 voted best convertible
Using criteria set by visitors to the UK's carBuyer website; experts from Auto Express, Evo and Octane magazines voted the Mazda MX-5 as "Best Convertible" in the first CarBuyer Awards with a rating of 4.6 out of 5.
The MX-5 beat a short-listed including models from Porsche, Audi, Peugeot and Volvo.
The CarBuyer judges said, "The Mazda MX-5 reins supreme as the ultimate drop top choice. With a soft-top model, the clever folding hard-top Roadster Coupe and even an automatic option, there is something for everyone β and the tiny two-seater is great fun to drive."
"This latest award for the Mazda MX-5 confirms what 900,000 happy owners worldwide ... This is a great sportscar, hugely rewarding to drive, affordable to buy and own, with enviable reliability, good practicality and excellent residual values," commented Jeremy Thomson, Managing Director, Mazda UK.
View the results here.
- 24/082017-18 Committee
- 11/02New Life Member - Barrie Parker
- 11/02Member of the Year
- 21/01MX-5 Fan Fest
- 17/09Motorsport R8 - Barbagallo Night Autotest
- 12/09After Work Get Together - Hotdog Run
- 03/09Monthly Cruise - Fathers Day Cruise to York
- 27/08Motorsport R7 - Motorplex Sprint
- 23/09Saturday Afternoon Cruise & Dinner The Hen
- 28/09Monthly Meeting
- 01/10Country Cruise Greenbushes
- 08/10York Avon Valley Classic Rally
- 14/10Saturday Night Burger Run
- 15/10Motorsport R9 - Midvale Speed Dome
- 22/10Dawn BreakFast Raid Toodyay
- 26/10Monthly Meeting
- 05/11Monthly Cruise - Elmars in the Valley
- 17/11MX-5 Alive Weekend Away Great Southern
- 26/11Motorsport R10 - Jacks Hillclimb
- 28/11Monthly Meeting
- 03/12Monthly Cruise - Santas Sleigh Ride
- 13/12Midweek Lunchtime Cruise The Wild Goose Chase
- 17/12Motorsport R11 - Barbagallo Night Autotest
- 07/01Monthly Cruise - Bob's Collectors Cruise - Reg's Rego Run
- 14/01Dawn BreakFast Raid - Lake Leschenaultia
- 04/02Monthly Cruise - Mandurah to Ravenswood