Start every journey with a legacy.

Each generation of the MX-5 has been refined to offer a pure driving experience. The 2021 Mazda MX-5 Soft Top is no exception, equipped with a Skyactiv engine for a richer, fuel-efficient drive. Yet the soul of the MX-5 remains unchanged, reminding us what it truly means to take the wheel – with the freedom and joy of no destination in mind.

For more detailed information, download the 2021 Mazda MX-5 Soft Top specifications and features.

Key Features

Near perfect 50/50 balance

Performance begins with balance. With that guiding principle, Mazda engineers focused on weight reduction and distribution, minimizing the amount of work necessary for the MX-5 to respond to the driver’s input.

Thrilling power and performance

For 2021, Mazda engineers have maintained the MX-5’s legendary performance, with 181 horsepower @ 7,000 rpm and 151 lb-ft torque @ 4,000 rpm. The result is thrilling power and performance at every turn.

Designed for a first-class drive

Drive on with the comfort of premium seating, luxuriously upholstered with a brand-new available colour – White Nappa leather. The open road is yours to explore, with a refined interior designed to maximize driving joy.

Pick Your Trim


181 hp, 151 lb. ft. torque, SKYACTIV-G 2.0 L inline 4-cylinder DOHC 16-valve engine
2 Up to 6.6 L/100 km highway


Standard features include:

  • Black cloth soft-folding convertible top with glass rear window
  • 17″ black metallic alloy wheels
  • Power exterior mirrors (piano black)
  • Advanced Blind Spot Monitoring (ABSM) with Rear Cross Traffic Alert (RCTA)
  • Advanced keyless entry (vehicle access and lock via key fob proximity)
  • 7″ colour touchscreen display with Mazda Connect
  • AM/FM/HD radio with 6 speakers (including driver’s headrest speakers)
  • Apple CarPlay™
  • Android Auto™
  • Black cloth upholstery with black stitching
  • Leather-wrapped steering wheel, shift knob and parking brake handle
  • Mazda Unlimited Mileage Warranty

Starting at $33,200**


181 hp, 151 lb. ft. torque, SKYACTIV-G 2.0 L inline 4-cylinder DOHC 16-valve engine
2 Up to 6.6 L/100 km highway


Includes GS features plus:

      • Black cloth upholstery with grey stitching
      • LED Daytime Running Lights (DRL)
      • 9-speaker Bose premium audio system with AM/FM/HD radio (including driver and passenger headrest speakers and subwoofer)
      • Heated seats (three settings)
      • Heated exterior mirrors
      • Noise-isolating windshield
      • Strut tower bar (manual transmission only)
      • Sport suspension with Bilstein® shocks (manual transmission only)
      • Limited-Slip Differential (manual transmission only)
      • Induction Sound Enhancer (manual transmission only)

Starting at $37,200**


181 hp, 151 lb. ft. torque, SKYACTIV-G 2.0 L inline 4-cylinder DOHC 16-valve engine
2 Up to 6.6 L/100 km highway


Includes GS-P features plus:

    • 17″ gunmetal alloy wheels
    • Power exterior mirrors (body coloured)
    • Leather-trimmed seats with grey stitching
    • Navigation system
    • Wireless Apple CarPlayTM
    • SiriusXM® Satellite Radio (includes complimentary 3 month subscription)
    • SiriusXM Traffic Plus and Travel Link services (5-year complimentary trial subscription)
    • Auto-dimming rearview mirror with HomeLink®
    • Auto-dimming driver’s side door mirror
    • Scuff plates
    • Grey convertible roof (optional)
    • *Excluding Sport Package features (except heated seats)

    Starting at $40,300**


181 hp, 151 lb. ft. torque, SKYACTIV-G 2.0 L inline 4-cylinder DOHC 16-valve engine
2 Up to 6.6 L/100 km highway


Includes GS-P features plus:

    • Snowflake White Pearl exterior colour
    • Garnet Red Nappa leather-trimmed upholstery
    • Matching floor capret and floor mats in red featuring 100th Anniversary badging
    • Headrests embossed with 100th Anniversary logo
    • White coloured interior door trim
    • White colour interior lourvers
    • Key fob embossed with 100th Anniversary logo
    • Wheel centre caps featuring 100th Anniversary logo
    • 100th Anniversary commemorative badge on vehicle body

    Starting at $41,800**

Available Colors

Soul Red Crystal Metallic
Soul Red Crystal Metallic
Machine Grey Metallic
Polymetal Grey Metallic
Snowflake White Pearl
Snowflake White Pearl
Jet Black Mica
Jet Black Mica
Eternal Blue Mica
Eternal Blue Mica


With 181 hp @ 7,000 rpm, the 2021 MX-5 Soft Top provides power and performance. This gives you a joyful, effortless feeling behind the wheel. Combined with 151 lb-ft of torque @ 4,000 rpm, the 2021 MX-5 Soft Top has the power to move your body and uplift your spirit.


The available Sport Package on the GS-P model with manual transmission includes BBS® wheels, red painted front and rear brake calipers, Brembo® front brake and Recaro® sport seats with Nappa Leather.


New, timeless finishes like the Pure White Nappa Leather interior and white stitching add an extra touch of luxury to the GT model.


As soon as you enter the cabin and close the door, you’re surrounded by a beautiful silence that separates you from the outside world. Only the necessary sounds are let into the cabin so that the sounds that reach your ears are pleasing. On longer drives, minimal exposure to unpleasing noise and vibrations will limit fatigue and maximize comfort.


Custom-built for the Mazda MX-5, we worked with Bose to devise a system that considered hundreds of factors. The headrest speakers and subwoofer allow both driver and passenger to experience the premium sound system to its fullest.


Staying connected to your world is seamless with a 7″ wide colour display and infotainment system. Connect to Android AutoTM and access your phone, messages and music. Or use Apple CarPlayTM, now available with wireless† connectivity, so you can tune into your iPhone to access Apple Maps, Apple Music and Siri.


We have a collection of proactive and reactive safety measures to help you avoid a collision or lessen its impact. Standard technology for the 2021 Mazda MX-5 includes Advanced Blind Spot Monitoring (ABSM), Rear Cross Traffic Alert (RCTA) and rearview camera (wide angle), and Smart City Brake Support Front (SCBS-F).

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0% APR Purchase Financing is available on select new models. 0% APR Purchase Financing is not available on 2021 models. Terms vary by model. Representative example based on a financed amount of $30,108 for the 2020 CX-5 GX (NVXL80AA00) the cost of borrowing for a 48-month term is $0, monthly payment is $627.25 with $0 down payment, total finance obligation is $30,108. Offer includes freight and P.D.E. of $1,950, $10 OMVIC fee, $20.00 Tire Stewardship fee (all models – covering the cost to Mazda Canada of collecting and recycling tires), $100 Air Conditioning charge and $75.28 PPSA. Offer excludes HST.

Anniversary Bonus is available to qualifying retail customers who cash purchase/finance/lease a select new and previously unregistered, in-stock 2019/2020/2021 Mazda model from an authorized Mazda dealer in Canada between September 1–30, 2020. Eligible models and maximum bonus amounts are: $500 on 2019/2020/2021 Mazda3/Mazda3 Sport, 2020/2021 CX-3, 2020/2021 CX-30; $1,000 on 2019 CX-5 (excluding Diesel), 2020 Mazda6, 2020 MX-5 ST, 2020 MX-5 RF, 2020 CX-5, 2020 CX-9, 2021 CX-5, 2021 CX-9; $1,500 on 2019 CX-9; $2,500 on 2019 CX-5 Signature Diesel models. Bonus will be deducted from the negotiated price before taxes. Some conditions apply. See dealer for complete details.

Licence, insurance, taxes and down payment (where applicable) are extra and may be required at the time of purchase. Dealer may sell/lease for less. Dealer order/trade may be necessary on certain vehicles. Offers valid September 1-30, 2020, while supplies last. Lease and finance on approved credit for qualified customers only. Offers subject to change without notice. Visit MAZDA.CA or see your dealer for complete details.

**Offered pricing for the 2020 MX-5 GS (L2SK60AA00)/MX-5 GS-P (L2PK60AA00)/MX-5 GT (L2TK60AA00)/ is $33,100/$37,100/$40,150. Pricing based on Manufacturer’s Suggested Retail Price (MSRP). Pricing subject to change without notice. See dealer for details. Offer excludes freight, P.D.E. and fees. Offer excludes PST/GST/HST.

Estimated fuel economy on the Mazda MX-5 with automatic transmission. Estimated fuel economy based on Government of Canada’s approved, revised 5-cycle testing method. Your actual fuel consumption may vary depending on how, where and when you drive. For comparison purposes only. For more information on revised 5-cycle testing, visit MAZDA.CA/5CYCLE.

*Mazda Unlimited refers only to an unlimited mileage warranty program under the terms of which there are no mileage limitations on the following specific Mazda warranties: (i) 3-year new vehicle; (ii) 3-year roadside assistance; (iii) 5-year powertrain; and (iv) 7-year anti-perforation. Mazda Unlimited is standard on all new models. All Mazda warranties remain subject to the terms, limitations and restrictions available at MAZDAUNLIMITED.CA.

Optional on the GT model.

††Optional on the GS-P and GT models.

Standard on the GS-P and GT models.

Available on the GS-P model with Sport Package and Standard on the GT model.

® BBS is a registered trademark of BBS GmbH.

® Brembo is a registered trademark of Brembo S.p.A.

® RECARO is a registered trademark of RECARO Holding GmbH.

® Alcantara is a registered trademark of Alcantara S.p.A.

® Bilstein is a registered trademark of ThyssenKrupp Bilstein GmbH.

® HomeLink and the HomeLink house are registered trademarks of Johnson Controls, Inc.

® SiriusXM, the SiriusXM logo, channel names and logos are trademarks of SiriusXM Radio Inc. and are used under license.

Apple, iPad, iPhone, iPod, and iPod touch are trademarks of Apple Inc., registered in the U.S. and other countries. Apple CarPlay is a trademark of Apple Inc.

Android Auto is a trademark of Google LLC.