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Mazda MX-5 RF (2017-) review

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Key features
  • Sports
  • Available new
  • Petrol/Diesel/Mild hybrid
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Mazda's domination of the affordable sports car market continues with the fourth-generation Mazda MX-5. As well as the soft-top MX-5, Mazda offers the RF (Retractable Fastback) with a hard roof that can fold away behind the seats. Should you consider the RF over the cheaper MX-5 convertible? Read our full Mazda MX-5 RF review to find out.

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First reviewed by Which?

January 2018

Released

March 2017

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