I’ve been long waiting for this opportunity, a chance to share a full feature on RX-7s with our readers here on TUNED. Since the eccentric Dorito-shaped engined RX-7 is pretty much hieroglyphics to most builders here, anything with a rotary could hardly be seen running around town. Unbeknowst to many though, there are small parcels […]
This really was bound to happen, the days when we’d all think of our dream cars as ‘brand new’ have all but passed a couple decades ago. While the 90’s still seem to be like yesterday to most of us, it appears we’ve all grown up. Growing up isn’t all that bad though, because that […]
British tuning company BBR has recently released the Super 200 package that will be available for MX-5 models from 2005 onwards.
We call them JDM, but in the United States, they call them imports. The term can mean any car make that isn’t American, but when you say the term “import” to a gearhead (the American term for “petrolhead”), they usually think Honda, Nissan, Toyota, Subaru or Mazda. The Japanese makes still dominate the import scene, […]
A recent trip to the United States allowed me to explore and experience some of the car culture scene in the west coast. Most notable was the “Cars and Coffee” meet every Saturday mornings at the Mazda headquarters in Irvine, California. The informal meet started a few years back when hot rodders would meet for […]