Category Archives: Miata

How much does it cost to build an LS3 Miata?

In this video update I’ll break down the cost and timeline for Project Thunderbolt, my LS3 V8 Miata build. It was an awesome journey and I’m glad that I could share it all with you. As soon as the weather … Continue reading

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A new car has entered The Turbo Garage!

I’m excited to announce that a new car has entered the garage! In this video update we take a close look at my new (to me) Mazda, then take it for a spirited drive through the mountains. Thanks for checking … Continue reading

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Tom's Turbo Garage: News Update

Hello All! Here’s a short news update from the garage, thanks as always for visiting my website.

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Tom's Turbo Garage: Miata Differential Upgrade – Part Two

Hello All! In this video we finish up work on the Turbo Miata and then go for a ride to test everything out. We also tackle some other jobs “while we’re in there.” Thanks for watching!

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Tom's Turbo Garage: Miata Differential Upgrade – Part One

Hello everyone and thanks for visiting! I’m finally taking care of Sunflower’s puny stock rear end! In this episode we get all of the parts we need and begin ripping out all of the old parts to make way for … Continue reading

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1992 Miata Turbo: Dyno Test!

Read the full story of Sunflower’s trip to the dyno here!

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1992 Miata Turbo: Odds & Ends

In this update I take care of a few odds and ends, perform surgery on the drivers seat and meet a new friend to help in the garage. Click here to check it out!

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1992 Miata Turbo: Tial Wastegate Sound Check

I like how it turned out! Check out the install details here!

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1992 Miata Turbo: New Wheels & Tires

Oh yeah! The Turbo Miata finally gets some wide, sticky tires and a great set of 949Racing wheels. Click here to read all about it!

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1992 Miata Turbo: Suspension Upgrade

Looking back, I can’t believe I’ve been driving around in this car on the stock suspension for the last three years. I finally get off my butt and do something about it! See the before and after results here.

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