Mazda MX-5 with a LFX V6 – Part 3

1991 Mazda MX-5 with a LFX V6

One Lap Heroes is back with another update on Konstantinos Sidiras’ 1991 Mazda MX-5 project. In the previous video we finally got to hear the 3.6 L LFX V6 and see the Miata drive. Unfortunately issues with the clutch ended the test drive early. In this video Konstantinos drives the MX-5 around the track after … Read more

First Drive in MX-5 with a LFX V6

1991 Mazda MX-5 with a LFX V6

We have been following Konstantinos Sidiras’ 1991 Mazda MX-5 project from One Lap Heroes. He wanted to replace the factory powertrain with a 3.6 L LFX V6 and manual transmission from a 2012 Camaro. Konstantinos traveled to Athens, Greece upon hearing the project is finished to drive it for the first time. While out on … Read more

Mazda MX-5 with a Turbo 1UZ V8

Mazda MX-5 with a turbo 1UZ V8

Dennis K√∂hler and his Mazda MX-5 have continued to develop since our last article. In 2016 the MX-5 was powered by a 4.0 L 1UZ V8 with a BMW ZF manual transmission and BMW rear end. For the 2018 season he went with a different livery and forced induction. The new engine is a 1UZ … Read more

Mazda MX-5 with a LFX V6 – Part 2

1991 Mazda MX-5 with a LFX V6

One Lap Heroes is back with another update on Konstantinos Sidiras’ 1991 Mazda MX-5 project. In the previous video he explained the roadster was receiving a 3.6 L LFX V6 and manual transmission from a 2012 Camaro thanks to a V8 Roadsters LFX swap kit. In this video Konstantinos explains how they installed everything and … Read more

For Sale: Mazda Miata on a 4WD Bronco Chassis

Mazda Miata on a Bronco II 4WD chassis

This custom Mazda Miata is for sale in Ocean Beach, California with an asking price of $2,500. The 1990 Miata body rides on a Ford Bronco II chassis with a lift. The powertrain consists of a 2.8 L Cologne V6 that makes 115 horsepower connected to an automatic transmission and Bronco 4WD drivetrain. Source: Craigslist … Read more