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MX-5 production car wins first podium of season

The MX-5 production car driven to a podium finish by Mike Wilds at a wet Thruxton. MAZDA’S MX-5 production race car finished third in class in round four of the Britcar Dunlop Production GTN Championship 2011 at Thruxton Circuit. Despite qualifying a lowly fifth in class, the Mazda Financial Services and Motul backed Mazda MX-5 […]

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Mazda MX5s turn up heat in -30 degree ice race

Racing open top MX-5s on a frozen lake in -30 degree temperatures. DAVID HOOPER drives for Mazda’s Team UK in Sweden against teams from across Europe. David Hooper (third from right) with his teammates in Sweden. THE world’s favourite sports car is celebrating its 21st birthday this year – and Mazda Europe chose Sweden as […]

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Enduring reliability sees MX-5s mix it with GT cars

AS the MX-5 marks its 20th anniversary, wheelworldreviews Editor David Hooper joins the Mazda UK race team for its first event in the 2010 Britcar Championship at Snetterton. The team photo pictured (left to right) are the Jota Motorsport team who are running the cars for Mazda UK, the drivers, Mark Ticehurst, Owen Mildenhall, Jade […]

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Testing, testing – Mazda MX-5s are back on track

AS the MX-5 marks its 20th anniversary, wheelworldreviews Editor DAVID HOOPER joins the Mazda UK race team for a two-day test as it prepares for its first race in the Britcar Championship. Kart racer Jade Paveley and David Hooper with the MX-5s in the pit lane at Croft. THE world’s favourite sports car is 20 […]

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