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Mazda MX-5 Miata 1.8 RS (NB, J) '98
Mazda MX-5 Miata 1.8 RS (NB, J) '98
Appears in Gran Turismo 2 (RM)[1]
Gran Turismo 3: A-Spec
Gran Turismo 4
Gran Turismo 5
Gran Turismo 6
Type in GT5 ST[2]
Interior in GT6 Simple[3]
Manufacturer Mazda
Displacement 1839 cc
Drivetrain FR[4]
Aspiration NA
Engine BP-4W
Max Power 145 HP
Max Torque 119.85 ft-lb
Length 3955 mm
Width 1680 mm
Height 1235 mm
Weight 1030 kg

The Mazda MX-5 Miata 1.8 RS (NB, J) '98 is a road car produced by Mazda. It first appears in Gran Turismo 2.

ColorsEdit

The player can pick six colors once they buy this car.

  • Evolution Orange Mica
  • Chaste White
  • Brilliant Black
  • Twilight Blue Mica
  • Highlight Silver Metallic
  • Classic Red

DescriptionEdit

"The 2nd generation Roadster with further weight reductions, to perfect the oneness with the car."

The Mazda Roadster was sold at the Mazda MX-5/Miata in Europe/US.

In January 1998, nine years after its debut and became an instant classic, the second generation arrived. In Japan, Mazda's Eunos brand had disappeared, so the car became known simply as the Mazda Roadster. Although the look has slightly changed from the original model, the car retained the qualities that made the first-gen Roadster so endearing. Like the original, it was developed under the "rider, horse, one body" philosophy.

Under the hood was the same engine as before, a 1.8L DOHC inline-4 , but output was bumped to 143 BHP and 120.0 ft-lb. Mazda also introduced a new 6-speed manual gearbox to the options list. The first minor change happened in July 2000, when the new 1.8L S-VT was introduced (S-VT stood for Sequential Valve Timing), allowing the 4-cylinder engine to produce 158 HP and 125.1 ft-lb of torque. In Japan, the 1.6-liter DOHC inline-4, rated at 123 HP and 104.8 ft-lb of torque, was revived to go along with a 5-speed manual transmission. In addition to the engine tweaks, Mazda reinforced the body to accommodate the extra power. Also, a new model, the RS-II that featured 16-in. wheels, was added to the lineup. At the end of 2003, a turbocharged version was introduced, boasting 170 HP and 154.0 ft-lb of torque, giving the fun little convertible a mean side.

AcquisitionEdit

GT2Edit

This car can be bought at the Mazda New Cars Dealership for 22,950 Credits. It is only possible in the NTSC version of the game.

GT3Edit

This car can be bought at the Mazda dealership for 22,950 Credits, but only in the NTSC version of the game.

GT6Edit

This car can be purchased for 22.950 Credits. It is a simplified car.

NotesEdit

  1. Available to be Race Modified
  2. Appears as a Standard Car in Gran Turismo 5
  3. Appears as a simple car in Gran Turismo 6
  4. Front-Engined, Rear-Wheel Drive

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