January Spotlight Vehicle: New 2022 Mazda MX-5 Miata
Those searching for a sporty vehicle for their drives around New Castle, DE, will love the 2022 Mazda MX-5 Miata. This sports car strikes the perfect balance between thrills and affordability. Fold back the top to let in some fresh air on nice days and enjoy the connectivity you get inside the cabin.
How It Compares to Previous Model Years
If you put the 2022 Mazda MX-5 Miata side by side with a previous model year at Nucar Mazda of New Castle, you will notice a handful of differences. The first thing you may notice is that if you want the six-speed automatic, you have to choose the Grand Touring trim.
As you drive around New Castle, DE, you may also notice sharper handling. This comes courtesy of Kinematic Posture Control. This new feature applies brake pressure to the inner rear wheel in small amounts during cornering. The result is improved stability and reduced body roll.
There are also some new color choices. The exterior of the 2022 Mazda MX-5 Miata can now come in Platinum Quartz Metallic. Meanwhile, the Nappa leather upholstery is now available in Terracotta.
Under the Hood and Performance
With a sports-oriented vehicle like the 2022 Mazda MX-5 Miata, performance is one of the most important considerations for prospective buyers. The Miata certainly doesn’t disappoint in this respect. This is because of the direct manual transmission that is easy to shift and its high-revving personality. It only takes about 5.7 seconds to go from a standstill to 60 mph.
Meanwhile, the MX-5 Miata is lightweight, a characteristic that optimizes its fuel economy in New Castle, DE, and beyond. Specifically, you can enjoy up to 35 mpg on the highway and 26 mpg in the city.
As is now expected in new cars, the 2022 Mazda MX-5 Miata comes loaded with all of the standard safety features you could want for drives around New Castle, DE. These include lane-departure warning, blind-spot monitoring, and rear-cross-traffic alerts. You also get standard automatic emergency braking plus a forward-collision warning.
Inside the Cabin
When you drive the 2022 Mazda MX-5 Miata around New Castle, DE, you will only have space for one passenger to come with. You get all of the essentials without extra features or space getting in the way of handling the vehicle.
Inside the cabin, the touchscreen infotainment system is a highlight. You get standard Bluetooth, Apple CarPlay, and Android Auto. A CD player is also standard. You can also get navigation and an HD radio.
Test Drive the MX-5 Miata at Nucar Mazda of New Castle
When you are ready to experience the performance of the 2022 Mazda MX-5 Miata for yourself, visit Nucar Mazda of New Castle in New Castle, DE. Our team will get you behind the wheel for a test drive and answer any questions about this sports car. We can also go through the various configurations and trims with you to customize your Miata before you buy it.