Mazda delivers 2017 MX-5 Miata RF to first customer in the US

Mazda delivers 2017 MX-5 Miata RF to first customer in the US

On November 22, Mazda North American Operations (MNAO) announced the delivery of the MX-5 Miata RF (the Roadster RF, in Japan) to its first customer in the US, two months ahead of schedule.

The owner of the first MX-5 Miata RF is Mr. Dave Putter. He was the first customer to order the commemorative MX-5 RF Launch Edition, limited to 1,000 units.

MNAO’s President & CEO, Masahiro Moro presented Mr. Putter with the keys to his MX-5 RF at the 2016 Los Angeles Auto Show. This was followed by the early delivery of the first unit on November 22.

For Mr. Putter, the MX-5 RF is the 16th Mazda vehicle he has owned as well as his eighth MX-5 Miata.

When presented with his newest MX-5, Mr. Putter was unable to hide his joy and excitement. President Moro said, “Mazda is a unique and special car company that aims to do more than simply sell cars.”

(Translated by Masayuki Shikata)