Mazda MX5 RS - 'Get to Know'
The Mazda MX5 needs no introduction. We all know what it is and how it goes about its business. Many people will argue over whether they believe it is a 'proper' sports car, but those non-believers may never have driven a prepared one on circuit. So, if you haven't taken time out of your busy schedule to meet us at your local circuit and grab the keys, let us inform you of why our MX5 is possibly more car than you'll ever need. Lets start with the basics. This is a MK2 shape,
Brakes - The importance of slowing down
Braking is one of the most important aspects of performance on track. Powerful, consistent brakes that have been well engineered will see your car perform at its best, corner after corner, lap after lap, and keep you safe as well. We have tried brakes from various manufacturers, both OE and aftermarket and, as fate would have it, none we found more impressive on track than the pads that were fitted to an MX5 we added to the fleet in 2014. Having done an initial track test of
Tyres - Striking the Right Balance
We get asked about tyres every day. Even more so now we have opened our new performance based workshop in Hemel. For years, in pitlanes up and down the country, we have been asked by customers on their trackday as well as others just walking past our cars; What tyres do we use? How do we find the performance of the tyres? How much do we pay? How do they compare with this tyre? Are they suitable for the road? Etc. As a business, we may have different buying criteria for our ty