Mazda MX-5, Miata, MX-5 RF, South Africa, Torquing Cars

Not just discontinued it but killed its legacy in the country completely. A little while back, a Mazda MX-5 landed in my garage at work. No, it wasn’t my own MX-5, Sakura, but rather a white MX-5 RF on loan from Mazda SA as a press test unit. Those who … Read moreContinue Reading

Mazda MX-5, Mazda, Mx-5, Jinba Ittai, Miata, Torquing Cars

I started learning how to drive on the day of my 18th birthday, in the car that would eventually become my first – a 1998 Nissan Sentra 160 GSI.  Since that day, 7 odd years ago, I’ve driven hundreds more cars – some more powerful, some less.  I’ve had plenty … Read moreContinue Reading

Mazda, MX-5 RF, MX-5, Targa, Miata, Torquing Cars, Mazda MX-5 RF

Even those that dislike the Porsche 911 seem to have a soft spot for the Targa model – the semi-convertible cum hardtop coupe variant.  Why wouldn’t they, it looks stunning.  But, for those who can’t afford that, there’s hope yet – in the world’s favourite sports car.  Yip, the Mazda … Read moreContinue Reading