The little NB2 Miata that could – Part 2: Chassis & drivetrain

NB2 That Couple Part 2

The little NB2 Miata that could – Part 2: Chassis & drivetrain By: Jen Hunter In our last installment, we outlined the Mazda 1.8ltr BP-VE engine we built for Jacey’s NB2 Miata race car.  With the engine blueprinted and assembled, it was time for installation in the chassis.  Of course, project cars never stop with […]

Sabas’s 2008 Nissan 350Z

Sabas's Nissan 350z Z33 high compression

Engine/Performance:  Weisco pistons  – 11:1 Compression BC connecting rods  Ported heads  Ported Lower plenum  Ported upper plenum and TB inlets  GTR 570cc injectors  AEM 320LhP pump EPS 70mm TB  Admin 3in intake adapters to lower Injens  Eps Pcv delete  JWT lightweight flywheel and clutch Tomei Extreme headers Tomei Titanuim test pipes  Currently on EBay Cat […]

Jacey’s NB2 Mazda Miata

Supercharged NB2 Mazda Miata

Engine: BP-VE VVL Block: Bore: 83.5mm (0.5mm Oversize) Diamond honed bores Stroke: 85.0mm Block completely de-burred / Casting flash removed from inside of block Oil galleries de-burred and polished Main saddles aline honed to true and resize Crankshaft: Factory Mazda 85.0mm crankshaft Rod journal oiling holes “teardropped” Oil gallery ball plugs removed / Galleries tapped […]

The little NB2 Miata that could – Part 1 The BP-VE

NB2 Miata That Could Part 1

The Little NB2 Miata that could – Part 1 The BP-VE / BP-Z3  By Jen Hunter What do you do when your NB2 Miata with a bolt on supercharger kit and stock engine just isn’t putting down the time you want at the AutoX track on the weekend?  Over nights parts from Japan? Ok, now […]