Started on Nov. 22 by Kylini

1999 Mazda Miata

Sport package prepped for casual STR autocross and, apparently, PR rallycross. After becoming addicted to autocross, I knew my Intrepid wouldn’t cut it. As always, the answer is Miata. Slightly crunchy from fire and impact damage.

Latest updates
Jan. 26
Two SCCA PR National Championships!

Yup! My codriver Myles Goertz won twice in this car. Sad to see it gone.

Sept. 01
Meaty

I think the photo and the title sum this post up.

Jan. 11
Ice Racing!

Yup! I wasn’t fast, but I wasn’t slow either! Heck of an experience.

Dec. 09
All Rally Armored Up!

Either I could purchase a midpipe which would make my car lighter and increase power, …

Dec. 01
100 Grand

Fortunately, my car is lacking in caramel and crispy rice.

Nov. 26
Oh lawdy LEDs...

There is zero justification for this modification. At least it’s bright when…uh…off-roading…yesssssssss.

Nov. 26
Snow tires are here!

I snagged some General Altimax Arctics at Discount Tire, a used set of C1M wheels, …

Nov. 26
Rallycross! Why not!

Well, since my car is already somewhat crunchy, it can’t hurt to go off-roading now …

Aug. 29
Difficult things to install (not really)...

I threw on some Fat Cat Motorsports Bilstein coilovers and man oh man they are …

Aug. 19
Rebirth!

On August 16th, I finished wiring the car and fired up the engine. Aside from …

Aug. 19
Five months of slow progress

Between the end of March and August, I very slowly removed my car’s interior and …

Aug. 19
Impact damage

The battery fire filled the interior with smoke and melted my wiring harness, my brake …

Aug. 19
Oh s***

I-80 iced over on March 24th on my way back from Dallas. Driving slow wasn’t …

Aug. 19
All cleaned up before a March drive to Dallas

Before my eventful trip, I just finished replacing the timing belt, radiator, coolant hoses, exhaust …

March 18
Winter maintenance!

I broke my front sway bar brackets, so I needed to take the due for …

April 15
Koni Sport Shocks

My OEM Bilsteins had seen much better days so I decided to upgrade on the …

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amhorach
March 8, 2014, 8:39 p.m.

It takes me forever to work on suspension, and I once put the springs on upside down. Now, I just see if somebody wants to put them together for me.

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