The Mazda MX-5 has been crowned the 2016 World Car of the Year at the New York Motor Show.
The MX-5 features a 2.0-litre naturally-aspirated engine which produces 118kW at 6,000rpm – linked to a manual 6-speed gearbox.
The car starts at R399,800 in South Africa, according to Mazda’s site.
Other winners from the awards include:
- Performance Car of the Year – Audi R8 Coupe
- Green Car of the Year – Toyota Mirai
- Luxury Car of the Year – BMW 7-Series