The Tokyo Motor Show is one of the most important motoring “festivals” in Japan. THE Mazda he attended, presenting two “hot” concept carsbut also his “descendant”. Mazdaspeed programwhich will return with the name Mazda Spirit Racinghonoring her racing heritage of the company.
The Spirit Racing RS and Spirit Racing 3based on MX-5 and Mazda3respectively, is expected to go into production soon, according to the automaker. They will be sold by Mazda Spirit Racingwhich will act under the umbrella of “mother” Mazdaas it used to be done with Mazdaspeed.
The aim of the Japanese is to apply what they have learned from their time in the Super Taikyu Series to roadbuilding models that will be able to both are out legallyhowever much they triumph on the track. The improvements in aerodynamics and suspension are given, since they are already distinct from concept format of vehicles.
They are observed aesthetic changes both in Spirit Racing RSas well as in Spirit Racing 3in relation to the current versions, but regarding the part of the engines n Mazda has not yet confirmed any increase in power. Logos of the newly established company have been placed Mazda Spirit Racingas Rays rimswhich come with tires Bridgestone Potenza.
The MX-5 has received two Recaro bucket seats with racing zones and a steering wheel covered in Alcantara fabric. A bigger exhaust, Brembo brakes and black marks have also been added.
As far as Mazda3carries a larger front spoilerlarger aprons on the sides and one rear spoiler. And in this case, the size of emissions has increased and signals are darkenedafter Brembo brakes and Recaro seats not to be lacking in this either.
See the two new concept cars in the video of the MZD_KATARI channel:
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