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NA (1989-1997) NA Miata discussion within. The MX5's first generation, the NA, sold over 400,000 units from 1989 to 1997.

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Old 06-30-2012, 01:28 PM   #11  
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Originally Posted by Mazduh View Post
Don't get me wrong. I like some cars that are well done... But I absolutely hate the extreme stretched tire look. It's ok if it's like a 205 on a 7.5" wheel. But the guy's that are like wrapping 8" wheels with 195 rubber are dumb. The interior on the car and engine bay etc all look fantastic though.

I don't understand how this is "built to perform" when obviously it looks like it could barely handle driving in a strait line.
Yeah I was let down on the built to perform aswell, and i hate ultra stretched tires and i especially hate it when people do it to Subaru's, Skyline's, and other cars built to handle not to be trashed by the stretch and poke craze.
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Old 07-09-2012, 02:31 PM   #12  
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I would think that the tires would wear out relly quick if the body does not cut a ring out of them at every bump.
if it does anything like the ones that came on our car did

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Old 07-14-2012, 12:23 AM   #13  
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Anything that lists "oil cap" in the mods is instantly not worth reading.

That car is an embarrassment. I hope the owner comes into a situation where handling is priority and he quickly realizes how badly he's compromised the car's performance with this worthless (and sometimes dangerous) trend.

And a huge LOL @ the "JDM" louvered headlight lid feeding air to the wrong side of the motor.

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