What sins have previous owners committed on the poor Stormtrooper?
January 26th, 2017 — Stormtrooper (06 MX-5)
When I bought the Stormtrooper, I noticed the little hood bra. Not bad, right? That’s what I told myself anyway. It wasn’t a full bra. Just the hood. And not that much dirt gets trapped on the hood right? right? Yuck. Seriously, can we all just agree globally to abolish car bras? They’re the devil. […]
The Stormtrooper gets some early mods and loses the sad 90s tail lights.
A new car for the revlimiter herd! It was about time I got an NC.
Here’s a tiny project I’ve been working on for a few months – retro shift plates! I’ve long admired the ARC metal shift plates and wanted to do something of my own. I finally got all of the pieces of the puzzle together and have these in my store. It’s more than just a little […]
A parking lot crash led to a full respray of Blue Car, my 2008 Mazda3 hatch. Two weeks of work condensed into one blog post.
My chrome Watanabe horn button is legit. This post contains proof images.
October 18th, 2016 — Sharka pix
The first in-car footage of Sharka driving around and a plea for some video editing advice.
This is one part of the bikini top that I’ve never taken pix of. And in… what, 5 years? I’ve never fixed it. I am ashamed. When you cut off the end off the soft top, you’re left with this jagged metal edge. There’s nothing to cover it. No caps or anything. Actually… I think […]
Here’s something I’ve not had in decades and never in a Miata – bass. Some of my past cars had stereo systems. But since buying Sharka in 2000 I’ve been in tiny speaker land. Tiny speaker land really isn’t so bad. One day I was kicking back, browsing forums, and I came across an ad […]