Sunday, October 22, 2017
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Browsing the "roadster" Tag

A Total Head Case

Just when we thought our adventures with the Miata were over, the most reliable car decided to throw a wrench into things (pun definitely intended). [...]

September 22, 2017 Opinions

[Project Miata] Roadster Wrap-Up

It was only a matter of time before we officially ran out of things to do to our little Mazda. While it’s been a short ride with the Miata, we’ve learned a great deal about living with one. Up until recently, [...]

March 30, 2017 Projects

P-Car Performer

912, 914, 924, and 944. What do all of these have in common? They represent different generations of entry level Porsches. For many years, the entry level Porsche was always a compromise because most of them didn’t deliver anything near [...]

February 22, 2017 Reviews

[Project Miata] Riding the Rails

If you’ve owned or still own an NA/NB Mazda Miata, then you know very well that the frame rails are made of papier-mâché. Place the jack wrong, and the rails will collapse under pressure like a 4th grade national spelling bee contestant. [...]

February 9, 2017 Projects

[Project Miata] Racing Beat the Noise

Four cylinder exhausts seem to be hit or miss. Designing them to sound properly sporty can be a tall order. Get it wrong though, and there’s a solid chance you’ll receive a casting call for the next Fast and the Furious movie. [...]

February 2, 2017 Projects

[Project Miata] Heat, Roll, Crack the Paint

Sunday evening is the time when most people ready themselves for the work week ahead. [...]

January 17, 2017 Projects

[Project Miata] Tein for a New Suspension

Miata ownership means bargain hunting. There’s no avoiding it. If you’re like us, then searching for deals on parts is the norm. [...]

January 3, 2017 Projects

[Project Miata] Interior Decorators

With the addition of the Miata, there have been some changes that Milton and I are still adjusting to. [...]

December 12, 2016 Projects

[Project Miata] The Usual Lip Service

  Since the day the Miata showed up, I couldn’t stand the questionable styling additions the previous owner had made. Immediately I had to give my two cents (and several more dollars) how to fix the issue at hand. [...]

November 20, 2016 Projects

[Project Miata] Such a Whiner if you don’t Dine her

You’d think that after driving a variety of cars over the years that I would have driven the quintessential textbook classic for affordable fun. [...]

November 4, 2016 Projects