zagato78 New Reader
Dec. 30, 2012 4:23 p.m.

Hello all,

I'm selling my '90 Miata. I picked this up early in the year, my first Miata. While its a fun car, I'm not enjoying as much as I'd thought. So, its looking for a new home.

All stock except the exhaust, everything works, even the AC. Passed state inspection with flying colors. Runs strong, not burning oil. Brakes have been completely gone through, calipers rebuilt or replaced as needed. The air/idle control has been replaced, the idle still won't go below 1300 reliably. Still looking for a vaccum leak.

Glass rear window top is in great shape, no leaks. The interior is servicable, but not in the greatest of shape. Nardi steering wheel goes with the car, stock unit is in the trunk. I'm also including a set of Bilsteins(yellow) that have one season of autox on them.

The body is pretty straight, the one exception being the driver front. It has a couple of odd wrinkles(see photos). The best part, no rust! I've crawled all over that car and can't find any. The paint is faded and what was a clear coat is gone.

Its a great base of a race car/ autox toy, etc. Please ask any questions you have. Asking $1200obo. Car is in a suburb of St. Louis, title in hand. Thanks

http://s288.photobucket.com/albums/ll183/Zagato78/Miata/

Datsun310Guy UberDork
Dec. 30, 2012 4:47 p.m.

Nice car - St. Louis is only 265 miles from Joliet.......and I have $550 in cash in my wallet.....(saving more very week)......need any Datsun parts? Datsun wheels? Korean daughter? Yard work?

zagato78 New Reader
Dec. 30, 2012 6:09 p.m.

Thanks Datsun. I don't have any other project cars at the moment. Please keep this one in mind.

mndsm PowerDork
Dec. 30, 2012 7:30 p.m.

sonuvabitch, thats PERFECT. and me without any cash.

corytate SuperDork
Dec. 30, 2012 10:01 p.m.

damnit.
I want an NA in the worst way, and would love to do a fly and drive.
I just need to work on the "having money" part of this equation

N Sperlo UltimaDork
Dec. 31, 2012 6:52 a.m.

I already have 27 cylinders and the6 cyl is a project. I'm staying away from this one out off self defense. My wife will kill me, buuuuut I'll pass word around.

The_Jed Dork
Dec. 31, 2012 8:54 a.m.

This is very tempting. I'll bet it sells quickly!

zagato78 New Reader
Jan. 1, 2013 11:38 a.m.

Thanks guys! Appreciate the encouraging words.

zagato78 New Reader
Jan. 1, 2013 1:47 p.m.

Sold, thanks GRM.

You'll need to log in to post.

Also on Grassroots Motorsports

Follow Us to the Nürburgring

2 days ago in News

Follow along as James Clay from BimmerWorld contests his first ADAC Zurich 24-Hour race at the Nürburgring.

Shark Bite: Back in 1997, Hyundai Was Into Rally

2 days ago in Articles

A Hyundai Tiburon as a rally car?

You Need This: Mazda RX-7 Turbo II Roller

2 days ago in News

What would you do with an empty RX-7 tub?

From the GRM Vault: Our First Drive of the Original BMW M3

3 days ago in Articles

We tested BMW's E30-chassis M3 back in 1989. Here's what we thought.

Great Moments in $2000 Challenge History: Minor Gasser

3 days ago in Articles

Here's what happens when you put a Chevy 350 in a Morris Minor.

What’s the Soonest That You Have Raced Your New Purchase?

3 days ago in News

This BMW M3 was wearing numbers 24 hours after getting registered.

You Need This: 2005 Lotus Elise

4 days ago in News

A Lotus Elise looks so right in British Racing Green.

2017 Mazda MX-5 RF

4 days ago in New Car Reviews

We're big fans of the Mazda MX-5. Now Mazda went and put a retractable fastback on their fourth-generation car. So, ...

Project Ramp Truck: Installing Sound Deadening

4 days ago in Project Cars

Time to cut down on heat and road noise making its way into the cab.

Eric Foss Sets Fastest Time Ever at the Tire Rack Ultimate Track Car Challenge

5 days ago in News

47 of the country's fastest cars battled it out for track supremacy.

Who Wants to Design the Next GRM T-Shirt?

5 days ago in News

Blipshift is involved, so you know that it will be cool.

Reader's Ride of the Week: Improving Upon the Ultimate Driving Machine

5 days ago in News

This E36-chassis M3 just keeps getting better.

OUR SPONSORS

Grassroots Motorsports Magazine

Subscribe Today

Also get your instant access to the digital edition of Grassroots Motorsports Magazine!

Learn More
mn5TxnD3ssPrHHJ0Urr123HgLOPxtde3