Mazda3 and MX-5 Miata Recognized as 2016 “10Best” Winners

February 16th, 2016 by

NY Mazda3 and MX-5 Miata | New York Car Dealer

2016 Mazda3Mazda has done it again. The 2016 Mazda3 and MX-5 Miata have been named to Car and Driver’s prestigious 10Best vehicle awards. Mazda holds the distinction of being the only automaker to claim two spots on the list each year for the past three years. Car and Driver makes its discerning 10Best selections from all vehicles, not merely those which are new or redesigned.

“Car and Driver’s 10Best awards are a celebration of cars that not only meet the needs of discerning enthusiasts but also their wants, including the class-leading performance and sophisticated design and feel only Mazda vehicles can deliver,” said Robert Davis, senior VP of US operations, Mazda North American Operations. “We’re honored to have two vehicles on this year’s 10Best list with Mazda3 and MX-5, which is a testament to our philosophy that driving should be an enjoyable, fulfilling experience rather than simply a necessity.” We’ve got a look at the award winning 2016 Mazda3 and MX-5 Miata.

The 2016 Mazda3 features sleek and sexy body lines and is available as a sedan or hatchback. Five unique trims include the i Sport, i Touring, i Grand Touring, s Touring, and s Grand Touring. The Mazda3 offers sportier handling, a more luxurious cabin, and better fuel economy than an overwhelming number of competitors in its class. The 2016 Mazda3 starts at a base MSRP of $17,845 and comes with exciting available features such as leather seating, six-speed SKYACTIV automatic or manual transmission, and Mazda’s full line of i-ACTIVSENSE safety features.

2016 Mazda3Completely redesigned for the 2016 model year, the MX-5 Miata is unmatched in its good looks and raw charisma. The two-seater convertible is available in Sport, Club, and Grand Touring trims. The MX-5’s powerful 2.0-liter SKYACTIV-G engine delivers plenty of torque and a smooth ride. Endowed with a plethora of standard and available features, the MX-5 Miata has a SKYACTIV-MT six-speed manual transmission or six-speed automatic. The base MX-5 has a starting MSRP of $24,915.

Congratulations to the 2016 Mazda3 and MX-5 Miata, winners of Car and Driver’s 10Best awards! For more information on the 2016 Mazda3 and MX-5, visit or come on in to Island Mazda today! Stop by our Mazda finance page to get your application started.

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