My MX-5 … Better Braking, Less Weight

The last, for now at least, of my major mods is complete. Today’s work was installing the Little Big Brake Kit from Flyin’ Miata – new Wilwood calipers, stainless brake lines and aluminum lug nuts went on all four corners. I’m running BP-20X pads up front and BP-10 pads in the rear for the street... Continue Reading →

My MX-5 … Mods Part One

I’m close to 1,000 miles on my 2019 Mazda MX-5 RF GTS so it seems like a good time to review what’s been done, and what is yet to come. So, without further ado here’s what I’ve done so far. First Gear - We’re Just Getting Started CravenSpeed Stubby Antenna Craven Speed Door Bushings Second... Continue Reading →

My MX-5 … DRL Harness by MX5 Things

Today’s mod adds some serious impact to the front end, in addition to the Carbon Miata Spyder Grille, but this one is a nighttime enhancement, the MX5 Things daytime running lights (DRL) harness. This little piece of genius from Sergey is a reasonably easy, though not quite as easy as some may say, modification that... Continue Reading →

My MX-5 … CravenSpeed Door Bushings

Today was the first decent weather we’ve had in this area in a couple weeks, so I took some time to give my MX-5 a quick cleaning – outside and inside – and knocked out a couple of modifications. The first one today was to replace the door bushings with the CravenSpeed replacements. The entire... Continue Reading →

My MX-5 … CravenSpeed Stubby Antenna

The first aftermarket tweak was a small one – financially and literally – but a satisfying one from an aesthetic perspective. The OEM antenna is a longer, whippy kind of thing that is honestly not the most attractive hanging off the back of your shiny new MX-5. But have no fear, for just $25 from... Continue Reading →

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