Mazda MX-5 "Super Light" show car
The 63rd Internationale Automobil-Ausstellung (IAA);
better known to English speakers as the Frankfurt Motor Show will feature, along with many other cars,
the Mazda MX-5 Superlight show car. Germany's largest motor show will be held from 17th to 27th
6th August, 2009
The Mazda MX-5 Superlight version, a show car capturing
the pure essence of the world’s most popular roadster, will see its world premiere at the 63rd
Frankfurt Motor Show.
After 20 years of global success, the Mazda MX-5 is the best-selling two-seat sports car in the
world. At Frankfurt, Mazda will present a new take on its affordable roadster with an all-new show
car, the Mazda MX-5 Superlight version, designed at Mazda’s studio in Frankfurt, Germany. Strictly a
show car not intended for production, it takes lightweight technology to a new level, improving
driving performance, handling, fuel economy and CO2 emissions. This is combined with a radical
exterior design requiring no windscreen, and sporty chassis settings for pure roadster driving
The new Mazda MX-5 Superlight version will be unveiled to the media, on 15th September.