Mazda sweeps the ‘best’ ti­tle

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WITH a stag­ger­ing 61,4% of cast bal­lots from writ­ers and read­ers, the 2016 Mazda MX-5 Road­ster was named The Truth About Cars’ (TTAC) 2016 Best Au­to­mo­bile To­day. TTAC is a U.S.-based web­site cov­er­ing au­to­mo­biles, au­to­mo­tive prod­ucts and the auto in­dus­try. The Mazda MX-5 was not the only Mazda to make the Top 10 Best Au­to­mo­biles To­day; the Mazda 3 and the Mazda 6 came in at seventh and eighth po­si­tions re­spec­tively. The re­cently launched in South Africa Mazda MX-5 Road­ster is the sixth model in Mazda’s new-gen­er­a­tion line-up of ve­hi­cles fea­tur­ing the full range of Sky­ac­tiv Tech­nol­ogy and Kodo-Soul of Mo­tion de­sign. This light­weight open-top, twoseater front-en­gine rear-wheel drive sports car is de­signed to pro­vide pure driv­ing fun. Sky­ac­tiv is the um­brella term for Mazda’s range of nextgen­er­a­tion tech­nolo­gies, in­clud­ing petrol and diesel en­gines, trans­mis­sions, body and chas­sis, de­vel­oped un­der Mazda’s vi­sion to pro­vide driv­ing plea­sure and top en­vi­ron­men­tal and safety per­for­mance.

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