The Mazda MX-5 Miata: Made for Bay Area Driving

Spring in Northern California offers some of the most scenic routes for driving enthusiasts. The Bay Area’s rolling landscape coupled with fresh spring blooms provides a refreshing change to the muted colors of winter and the dry days of summer. And there is no better car in which to enjoy this phenomenal weather than a Mazda MX-5 Miata with the top down. The best-selling two-seat roadster from Mazda has been scratching the itch to feel the wind in your hair since 1989. For 2021, the Mazda MX-5 Miata gets some technology updates and new color options.

Whether you are driving along Highway One or trekking up to Tahoe, Northern California has plenty of gorgeous scenery to take in. Available with a soft-top or retractable fastback (RF), the 2021 Mazda MX-5 Miata utilizes a near perfect 50/50 weight distribution to give you balanced, spunky handling. Ideal for hugging corners and zipping up hills. Now standard Android Auto™ and Apple CarPlay® integrations connect your smartphone and let you blast your favorite tunes as you cruise through the valley. A 9-speaker Bose® premium audio system with headrest speakers comes standard on the Mazda MX-5 Miata Club, Grand Touring, and the Mazda MX-5 Miata RF.

The 2021 Mazda MX-5 Miata pumps out 181 horsepower with 151 lb-ft of torque from the SKYACTIV®-G 2.0 DOHC 16-valve 4-cylinder with VVT. This lightweight roadster still boasts all of the safety features you expect from a Mazda, including blind-spot monitoring with rear cross-traffic alert, lane departure warning, Smart City Brake support and available traffic sign recognition. Choose from a 6-speed manual with a short-throw shifter and torque-sensing limited-slip differential or a 6-speed Sport automatic with paddle shifters to maximize your preferred driving experience.

The 2021 Mazda MX-5 Miata soft top is available in three trims – Sport, Club and Grand Touring, and the Mazda MX-5 Miata RF hardtop is available as a Club or Touring model. For Mazda MX-5 Miata Club models with manual transmissions, there is also a Brembo®/BBS® RECARO® package that includes:

  • Heated Black RECARO® sport seats
  • BBS® forged 17″ aluminum alloy wheels in Dark Gunmetal finish
  • Brembo® front brakes with Red calipers, Mazda rear brakes with Red calipers
  • Aero kit: Side sill extensions, rear bumper skirt in Brilliant Black

New for the 2021 model year, the Mazda MX-5 Miata Grand Touring and Mazda MX-5 Miata RF Touring now have the option of a new Deep Crystal Blue exterior color and new White Nappa Leather interior. Both models also include wireless Apple CarPlay® connectivity.

The Mazda MX-5 Miata has been an affordable and exceptionally fun-to-drive convertible option for driving enthusiasts and joyriders for over thirty years. While small design changes and new technology are added regularly to the new generations of the Mazda MX-5 Miata, the overall vehicle concept remains keep-it-simple. The Mazda MX-5 Miata is light, fast, spunky and designed with the driver in mind.

This spring, treat yourself to some windswept joy in a new Mazda MX-5 Miata. San Leandro Mazda offers a diverse selection of new 2021 Mazda MX-5 Miata and 2021 Mazda MX-5 Miata RF models perfect for driving all over California. Our professional team of Mazda enthusiasts can help you get behind the wheel of your soon-to-be favorite car with expert advice and competitive prices. Whether this is your first time behind the wheel of the iconic two-seat roadster or you are looking to upgrade to the newest model, taking a test drive of a new Mazda MX-5 Miata is bound to be an experience you will want to repeat.

Shop online or visit San Leandro Mazda, San Leandro, California’s newest Mazda dealership, to take a test drive today. Discover the spirit of Mazda at San Leandro Mazda.