MNAO (Mazda North American Operations) will introduce the 2012 MX-5 Miata Special Edition at the upcoming 2012 Chicago Auto Show.

The roadster will feature a black-only Power Retractable Hard Top as well as other exclusivities such as two new exterior colors, new 17" black gunmetal alloy wheels, black exterior accents, black heated leather seats and piano black interior finishes.

Available with either the 6-speed manual transmission with short-throw shifter or 6-speed Sport automatic transmission with steering-wheel-mounted paddle shifters, the Special Edition model is based off the Grand Touring model.

Both Premium and Suspension packages will be standard on the MX-5 Special Edition and include features such as a Bluetooth® hands-free phone system, SIRIUS® Satellite Radio, Bilstein shocks and a sport-tuned suspension.

2012 Mazda MX-5 Miata Special Edition

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Source: Mazda