The Mazda Motor Corporation (TYO:7261) Miata has hit its 25th birthday. The Miata is one of the most popular two-seater sports cars and it was introduced on February 9, 1989 at the Chicago Auto Show. Mazda has sold 920,000 Miatas since launching.
The Miata has gone through several redesigns since launching with the pop-up headlights. The Miata NB had exposed headlights and the newest version features the same design since 2005.
The MX-5 Miata has a Guinness Book of World Records title for the “Best-Selling Two-Seater Sports Car.” The Miata MX-5 has raced more on any given weekend than any other car.