Mazda MX-5 is a finalist for World Car of the Year and both MX-5 and Mazda CX-3 are finalists for World Car Design of the Year.

The Mazda MX-5 was named one of three finalists for 2016 World Car of the Year on March 2, 2016. In addition, both the MX-5 and CX-3 were chosen as finalists for the 2016 World Car Design of the Year award.

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Mazda MX-5 (left) and Mazda CX-3 (right)

 

Finalists

 2016 World Car of the Year
  – Audi 4A Sedan / Audi A4 Avant
  – Mazda MX-5
  – Mercedes-Benz GLC

2016 World Car Design of the Year
  – Jaguar XE
  – Mazda CX-3
  – Mazda MX-5

 Note: Finalists are listed in alphabetical order.

2016 World Car of the Year is selected from among from all new models that went on sale around the world during 2015. The winner is decided by an international panel of automotive journalists from 23 different countries. The final results will be announced at the New York International Auto Show which opens on March 24, 2016.

 

2008 World COTY

*Mazda 2(3rd generation) won 2008 World Car of the Year

 

Mazda was only able to win such great awards thanks to our fans. We will never forget the fans that support our endeavors, and continue making cars that are a pleasure to drive.