Mazda has announced MX-5 Sport Black Limited Edition Roadster Coupe following the success of the 850kg MX-5 GT race car.

Available from mid-July, the Mazda MX-5 Sport Black is distinguished by unique paint finishes and an enhanced specification, offering more for a lower price than the car it's based on.

The exterior boasts a Brilliant Black powered retractable hard-top, this is in contrast with the choice of bodywork colours – Spirited Green metallic, Crystal White Pearlescent and Velocity Red mica. There is also a set of dark gun metal 17" alloy wheels.

The interior comes with black leather upholstery with contrasting "sand" colour stitching, Piano Black steering wheel and deco panel, and unique "Black Limited Edition" exterior badging, uniquely numbered interior plaque and Limited Edition floor mats.

The MX-5 Sport Black features as standard climate control AC, a premium Bose audio system, an integrated hands-free Bluetooth system, cruise control and front fog lights.

Only 500 unit of MX-5 Sport Black Limited Edition Roadster Coupe  will be produced. The price tag is £22 995 (OTR).

Mazda MX-5 Sport Black Limited Edition Roadster Coupe

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Source: Mazda