12 Dec 2013

FatlaceTV – Tailored FD RX7

There is nothing that beats the styling and presence of a Mazda RX-7 FD. It doesn’t matter what engine you have in there, it is a car you would keep for generations. Nearly 12 years since the FD was last in production, and it is still a dream car to

04 May 2013

Up close with my hero – Mazda’s 787B

Every car fanatic has their one car they hold in higher esteem than any other, a kind of hero if you like.  One definition I found in the dictionary for ‘hero’ was the following: ‘a warrior-chieftain of special strength, courage, or ability’.  I think that is a very good way of describing the Mazda 787B, my own

05 Apr 2013

Rotary Duo

This is something that hits more close to home with me. Being apart of MazdaFitment.com has allowed me to connect with a variety of different Mazda enthusiasts. One such Mazda enthusiast is Chris Tran, who owns the 1993 Montego Blue FD3S on Volk Racing TE37SL who then in turn connected

21 Aug 2012

Cut and polished…

In 1978 Mazda released the series 1 generation of the RX7.  Little did they know that they had just started something bigger than they could ever imagine.  This was the car that saved Mazda, and transformed the public image of Japanese cars from cheap bargain boxes, to builders of quality affordable

08 Apr 2012

The Kiwi obsession with the rotary

Let’s face it, aftermarket tuning is a massive movement all over the world.  Some trends have come and gone (thank goodness!), although in little ol’ New Zealand one trend has almost become as much a part of New Zealand culture as pavalova, kiwibirds, and rugby!  It is without a doubt

23 Feb 2011

Rotary Randomness

Just thought I’d put up some inspiration for Justin Pawlak who’s RX7 was recently stolen but now is working on a new RX7 FD. Aren’t they lovely Justin? Images seen on TakaR32’s blog