To mark the Roadster, known as MX-5 in overseas markets, winning the
2005-2006 Japan Car of the Year (JCOTY) Award, Mazda Motor Corporation
will launch a special edition Roadster, called the 'Japan Car of the
Year Award Commemorative Edition.' This new model goes on sale in mid-January
2006 at Mazda and Mazda Anfini dealerships throughout Japan. The special
edition Roadster features the unique interior and exterior color combinations,
in addition to leather bucket seats with a special color, the attractive
cloth soft top, and BOSE® sound system--all added as standard equipment.
This new special equipment brings out a feeling of higher quality in
the world's best-selling lightweight open two-seater sport car from drivers
and admirers alike.
Mazda Roadster 'Japan Car of the Year Award
(Left: Brilliant Black exterior/red interior with six-speed manual transmission)
(Right: Copper Red Mica exterior/black interior with six-speed automatic
Outline of Roadster 'Japan Car of the Year Award Commemorative Edition'
Roadster RS (with six-speed manual transmission) or Roadster VS (with
six-speed automatic transmission).
- Leather bucket seats and color-matched door trims
Heated leather seats in red or black, with door trim color matching the
- Cloth soft top (black)
Black quality texture cloth soft top.
- Award commemorative decal
An exclusive decal that celebrates Mazda winning the Japan Car of the
Year Award is placed on the passenger side front fender.
- Other equipment
The BOSE® sound system with a six-CD changer and seven speakers, the
advanced keyless entry and engine starter system, front fog lights, and
scuff plates, all come as standard equipment.
Two basic body colors, Copper Red Mica and Brilliant Black, are available
as body exterior finishes, with an interior color in selection of black
or red. Available combinations are as follows:
||Interior(Leather seats & door trims)
|Copper Red Mica
Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Prices of 'JCOTY Award Commemorative Edition'
- In addition to the prices noted above, a separate recycling charge
(10,500 yen) is required.
||Retail Price (in yen)
|Japan Car of the Year Award