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ROAD TEST: Mazda MX-5

ROAD TEST: Mazda MX-5
Colin Chapman is famous for a number of things. There’s the Lotus marque, and the spinoff Formula One team that won seven drivers’ championships and six constructors’ championships. On the downside, though he may have been an engineering genius, he was not the best businessman. Remember the tie-up with John Z. DeLorean that cost the UK taxpayer almost NZ$25 million? One of the things for which he is best remembered is his principle involving speed; notably, ...