2000 Mazda Miata with a LS1 V8 conversion
For Sale is a 2000 Mazda Miata with a V8 conversion using V8-Roadsters and Flyin Miata components. It has an all aluminum 5.7L Corvette LS1 w/ Camaro T56 transmission and CTS-V Getrag rear end (3:73 ratio). The cradle is from V8R using there stage1 axles and drive shaft. V8R aluminum oil pan. Custom stand alone engine wiring harness and computer from Affordable Fuel Injection. The fuel system is from FM, as well as the Flyin Miata full stainless steel dual exhaust, the headers are heat wrapped. Big Griffin aluminum radiator. The entire suspension was rebuilt during the swap (tire rod, ball joints, hubs, etc.). The firewall was properly modified with V8R gussets along with extra supports welded into the shock towers and seam welding completed. It has Vmaxx adjustable coil overs and a larger FM V8 specific front sway bar. Flyin Miata Wilwood Dynapro Big Brake kit is installed in the front with Wilwood 2 piece rotors. Nice Advanti Storm 15x8 wheels. All the factory gauges work through the LS1 computer including the automatic cooling fan (has OBDII port for custom programing). Dakota Digital converter box for the speedometer. The interior is in great shape with a TrackDog roll bar (can be removed). NRG quick release steering wheel, the horn is not hooked up, needs clock spring. Extra heat shielding and insulation was added under the carpets for comfort. CD player. The negatives are mostly cosmetic, there is a wide scratch a few inches long on the passenger fender, several dime to quarter size dings here and there, some scuffs and spider cracks on the front bumper. Also, there is currently no hood prop, no heat, and no ac.
Changed to LS6 intake manifold, new plugs, wires, oil, filter in 2018.
New Robbins factory style top with defrost and zippered window in 2018.
New Kumho 225/45R15 tires and Creative Steel differential bushing in 2019.
Runs great, fast and reliable. Handles like a go kart, but not as harsh.
Estimated 360+ horsepower and corner weighed 2582 pounds, 53% front 47% rear.
All body panels are original except for the hood and the passenger side fender. The front bumper, drivers side fender, doors, trunk, and shell all have their original VIN tags. Car drives and brakes straight, aligns with no issues.
Engine runs great, no smoke, no rattles or funny noises, no over heating.
LS swap, LSx
|VIN (Vehicle Identification Number):||JM1NB3533Y0156405||Mileage:||183848|
|Body Type:||Convertible||Model:||MX-5 Miata|
|Warranty:||Vehicle does NOT have an existing warranty||Engine:||LS1|
|Vehicle Title:||Rebuilt, Rebuildable & Reconstructed||Drive Type:||RWD|
|Options:||CD Player, Convertible||Power Options:||Power Windows|
|Exterior Color:||White||Fuel Type:||Gasoline|
|Interior Color:||Black||For Sale By:||Private Seller|
|Number of Cylinders:||8|