Technically MX-5 GT has a specification that is more lightweight and powerful than previous versions of the MX-5, in this case Jota Sport to reduce weight, to shed some interior parts and body frame dipped into acid which is reduced 15 kg so the total weight of just 850 overall kg. All the process is claimed to be 17 times stronger than required by the FIA.
Behind the hood, the MX-5 GT is equipped 2.0-liter, 4-cylinder, which was modified so that it can produce power of 275 bhp. With a six-speed sequential transmission which is operated via paddle shifts on the steering wheel, the MX-5 GT is able berkaselerasi 0-100 km / h in 3 seconds, and a maximum speed of 257 km / hour. Not only sector in upgrading the engine, the suspension, wheels, tires and braking system was already no longer standard.
Body color MX-5 GT wrapped with paint Spirited Green Metallic with a combination of body ornaments orange and gray. While the interior is decorated with carbon fiber from the dashboard, roll bar, fire extinguisher, steering wheel, and racing seat.
At last year’s competition, the MX-5 proved the resilience and ability in the circuit so that it can compete with some of his opponents are coming from brand Lotus, VW, and BMW.
And, now comes with a new platform MX-5 GT is a better development than previous versions that have been tested about high engine performance, durability and optimal control of a strong capital to compete in the race.