Flyin' Miata V8 turnkey walkaround
A stunning piece of cinematography, this is a walkaround a Habu, one of Flyin' Miata's turnkey V8 cars. For more information, see http://www.flyinmiata.com/V8 You can see these cars in action at http://www.youtube.com/TargaMiata. The car is a 2004 Mazdaspeed that was stripped to a bare body and rebuilt with all new parts: 430 hp all aluminum Chevy LS3 engine 6-speed T56 transmission Getrag rear end with limited slip Flyin' Miata Exhaust and cooling upgrades Flyin' Miata AFCO suspension and V8Roadsters tubular control arms Flyin' Miata four-wheel big brake kit Hard Dog Hard Core Hard Top roll bar
A 250 hp Miata vs a 430 hp Corvette
ProAutoSports and Bob Bondurant team up to hold a track day at the Bondurant High Performance and Race Driving School near Phoenix. This video clip features a moderately modded 2004 MazdaSpeed Miata with about 250 flywheel hp (200 rwhp on a Dyno) following a 430 hp late model Corvette. The well driven Miata (with a passenger in the car) does pretty well considering the huge power advantage of the Corvette, but the Vette does eventually pull ahead slowly.
SLEEPER Miata Shocks 600hp Z06! [STREETS]
At our stop in Nashville we hopped into a 600hp Heads/Cam Z06 after a random Miata asked to street race at a meet, not knowing much about the car other than the Intercooler we noticed we went out to see what the car had... The results were crazy! This thing was SCREAMING down the highway surprising everyone who witnessed the race. Returning back to the meet we all found out exactly why this car was so damn FAST! The 5.3L LSx under the hood Boosted by a rear mount 78mm turbo puts down mid 600whp on LOW Boost, the car was turned up as much as it could be without completely blowing off the non-radial 225 (narrow) STREET TIRES (around 700whp) equipped with a 4L80 transmission, once this street beast spools you better hold on!!! Can't wait to see this car again in the future.
Targa Newfoundland in a Scion FR-S - Living The Dream
Dave and Peter finally get to live out a long-time dream, racing in one of the most unique motorsport events in the world: Targa Newfoundland. They spent the summer transforming a hand-me-down Scion FR-S from a beat up Tuner Challenge car to a fully sorted Targa race car, and the payoff was a week of driving flat-out on fast and flowing country roads and through historic fishing villages. The week got off to a bit of a rough start, but the team rallied for a strong finish. To see how Peter and Dave built the FR-S for Targa racing, check out the build series of videos here: http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLp8FsoRYWYK7XE_Er1JLgx1b_RIWaF8zw Follow us for up to the minute project updates: Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/gofastwithclass Twitter: https://twitter.com/SpdAcademy Instagram: http://instagram.com/speedacademy Web: http://speed.academy