Mazda North American Operations announced that the 100th Anniversary Special Edition Mazda MX-5 Miata will be offered in limited numbers for the U.S. later this year.

The 100th Anniversary Special Edition MX-5 Miata is available in either the RF (retractable fastback) or exclusive red soft top. It will be offered in Snowflake White Pearl Mica premium exterior paint and accented by red styling features throughout.

100th Anniversary Mazda MX-5 Miata special edition
100th Anniversary Mazda MX-5 Miata special edition

This commemorative Miata is based upon the 2020 MX-5 Grand Touring. It is equipped with a four-cylinder Skyactiv-G 2.0 engine capable of delivering up to 181 horsepower and 151 lb-ft of torque and can be paired with a Skyactiv-MT six-speed manual transmission or a quick-shifting Skyactiv-Drive six-speed automatic transmission with paddle shifters. Manual transmission versions will include a limited-slip differential, Bilstein® dampers, front shock tower brace, sport-tuned suspension and, for the RF, a black roof. Other convenient features include Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, heated leather seats, Bose audio system that include driver and passenger headrest speakers, automatic climate control and 17-inch dark silver aluminum alloy wheels.


Watch Mazda's official video below:

Porsche Hits Milestone

December 05, 2019

Porsche Cars North America, Inc. (PCNA), importer and distributor of the Porsche 911, 718 Boxster and Cayman, Macan, Cayenne, Panamera and Taycan model lines, announced November retail sales rose 11.5 percent from a year ago to 6,326 vehicles – the strongest month ever for PCNA, breaking the prior all-time record set a year ago. For the first 11 months of 2019, total retail deliveries were up 7 percent, to 56,835.

November retail sales were driven by the new generation Cayenne, up 52.4 percent from a year ago, and the refreshed Macan, which gained 17.6 percent in the same period. Deliveries of the first all-electric Porsche, the Taycan, will begin in December for U.S. customers.

Porsche Approved Certified Pre-Owned (CPO) sales in the U.S. totaled 2,257 vehicles in November, up 22.3 percent year-over-year.

FCA Hits Milestone

November 20, 2019

FCA is celebrating 15 million minivans sold and counting since the first minivan - a Plymouth Voyager - rolled off the line at Windsor  (Ontario) Assembly on Nov. 2, 1983. Today, FCA continues to lead with more than half of the minivan segment in the United States, with a 54 percent share, selling twice as many minivans as any other manufacturer over more than 35 years.

“Reaching 15 million minivans sold isn’t just about hitting a number, it’s about the memories families have made and the children who have grown up being driven to school or practice or on a family road trip in a Chrysler Pacifica or Pacifica Hybrid, Dodge Caravan or Grand Caravan, Chrysler Town & Country or Voyager over the past three and a half decades,” said Tim Kuniskis, global head of Alfa Romeo and head of passenger cars – Dodge, SRT, Chrysler and FIAT, FCA – North America.

“We continue to lead and innovate to keep our current minivan lineup the absolute best at hauling people and things and help this generation of owners make memories that will last a lifetime.”

FCA’s minivan lineup today includes the Chrysler Pacifica, Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid, Chrysler Voyager and Dodge Grand Caravan.

RV Site Hits Milestones

November 12, 2019

RV Trader, an online marketplace, hit new milestones in search traffic and dealer connections in October with more than 4.6 million site visits and nearly 387,000 emails, phone calls, map-to-dealership searches and website referrals generated directly from RV Trader listings, a 4 percent increase in shopper traffic.