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2009 Frankfurt: Mazda MX-5 Superlight Concept weighs only 2,204 pounds

– Key Competitors: There are none. – Engine: MZR 1.8L 4-cylinder engine making 126-hp/167 lb-ft of torque. – Transmission: 5-speed manual. – Performance: 0 to 62 mph in 8.9 seconds. – Production Possibility: None. Apparently,¬†Mazda was just having fun. If Mazda has no plans to offer a production version of the Mazda MX-5 Superlight Concept, […]

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Mazda MX-5 Superlight Concept showcases weight reduction technology, no plans to build it

For 20 years, Mazda has been focused on reducing weight, which has become a tradition with the Mazda MX-5. At the 2009 Frankfurt Motor Show next week, Mazda will build on that philosophy with the unveiling of the Mazda MX-5 Superlight Concept.” There are no plans to build this car, but it demonstrates how individual […]

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Mazda MX-5 Superlight concept coming to Frankfurt

What you’re looking at here is the Mazda MX-5 Superlight concept, scheduled to debut at the 2009 Frankfurt Motor Show next month. The model is a MX-5 speedster that has been stripped of weight and a windscreen. Mazda says that the MX5 Superlight concept features¬†lightweight technology that improves performance, handling, fuel economy and reduces CO2 […]

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