Well not quite a million as well over 1000 have been converted to Exocets and no doubt many 1000's more will follow the MEV recycling route.
Now celebrating it's 30 th birthday, the MX5 is as popular as ever.
Unveiled at the 1989 Chicago auto show, the car reinterpreted the formula for a lightweight two-seat sports car. When it arrived in 1989 the MX-5 redefined how much fun drivers could have, while still remaining eminently affordable.
It would go on to revolutionise and reinvigorate the sports car market – and as a result it would become the world's best-selling roadster. With more than a million Mazda MX-5s made so far. Just take away the yellow bit and bolt on a stiffer lighter frame...