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Forum: General Automotive 04-20-2018, 11:18 AM
Replies: 171
Views: 7,040
Posted By zoom44
thats just normal legalese. What it means is that...

thats just normal legalese. What it means is that Mazda wants to launch the car at a certain time. The carb board wants some obdii changes. Mazda will make the changes but doesnt want that to hold...
Forum: General Automotive 04-13-2018, 11:49 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 244
Posted By zoom44
SkyActiv-X In-line 6 anyone?

In an FR layout :)

https://cimg5.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.rx8club.com-vbulletin/673x897/80-20180411_10300627_carview_001_2_view_353c7419bee6856ea4bf1cb4a92dbc19bf965ec1.jpg

use your favorite...
Forum: General Automotive 04-10-2018, 11:16 AM
Replies: 171
Views: 7,040
Posted By zoom44
I recently asked about the 6 wagon again and the...

I recently asked about the 6 wagon again and the answer was they "had already tried a 6 wagon and it didnt do well. "

Astonishing really as that was 2 generations of 6 ago and 10 or more years now...
Forum: General Automotive 04-10-2018, 09:09 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 983
Posted By zoom44
oh yeah here's my lorax 'stache ...

oh yeah here's my lorax 'stache


https://cimg3.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.rx8club.com-vbulletin/160x160/80-charlie_lorax_562b93453365bf582c1750b0a2e20ff49b1b3a89.jpg
Forum: General Automotive 04-10-2018, 09:07 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 983
Posted By zoom44
actually most people I know liked the Lorax...

actually most people I know liked the Lorax movie. The movie studio plus Mazda and a handful of others raised a good bit of money for environmental charities with. Being a fan of Seus, the Lorax and...
Forum: General Automotive 04-04-2018, 06:44 PM
Replies: 171
Views: 7,040
Posted By zoom44
ditto. And now that I mention it Im kinda pissed...

ditto. And now that I mention it Im kinda pissed at them for getting "fans" to try out all the new cars in Seattle and then bringing them to New York. HELLO Im right down the road in Portland. Have...
Forum: General Automotive 04-03-2018, 07:53 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 983
Posted By zoom44
looks to me like Driving Matters was working if...

looks to me like Driving Matters was working if you check the numbers

https://www.bizjournals.com/losangeles/prnewswire/press_releases/California/2018/04/03/LA55567



we'll see if ...
Forum: General Automotive 04-02-2018, 10:26 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 983
Posted By zoom44
here's the first ad. Im not too impressed. There...

here's the first ad. Im not too impressed. There is something too forced about the voice over. I like the visuals, I like the idea, just the execution of the voice over feels wrong.
...
Forum: General Automotive 03-29-2018, 06:16 PM
Replies: 1,856
Views: 128,819
Posted By zoom44
i love that glass and it's got to come with it!...

i love that glass and it's got to come with it! At least Mazda has to start offering Panorama glass roofs if the really want to be up market. The Kai and the Vison Coupe both had them so ... fingers...
Forum: General Automotive 03-29-2018, 05:58 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 373
Posted By zoom44
the bars in the grill are now paired so the grill...

the bars in the grill are now paired so the grill is distinct from last year. the tail lamps are circular instead of squarish.

old

...
Forum: General Automotive 03-18-2018, 08:17 AM
Replies: 125
Views: 3,535
Posted By zoom44
like not having clutches that don't let them ...

like not having clutches that don't let them exit the pit lane. that would be progress.
Forum: General Automotive 03-11-2018, 09:12 AM
Replies: 1,856
Views: 128,819
Posted By zoom44
screen grab. thats the first time there has been...

screen grab. thats the first time there has been an image in the wild of the hood open/off

...
Forum: General Automotive 03-09-2018, 01:41 PM
Replies: 171
Views: 7,040
Posted By zoom44
havent heard. it wouldnt be unusual for them to...

havent heard. it wouldnt be unusual for them to debut something at new york as thats where they debuted the cx-9 and the last generation 6 i believe
Forum: General Automotive 03-08-2018, 08:59 AM
Replies: 1,856
Views: 128,819
Posted By zoom44
ahem VISION CONCEPT THREAD Set this trophy...

ahem VISION CONCEPT THREAD

Set this trophy next to the one from Paris a month ago. #JustBuilditMazda
...
Forum: General Automotive 03-08-2018, 08:56 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 258
Posted By zoom44
it's about time all the manufacturers get behind...

it's about time all the manufacturers get behind this and push the insurance companies to insist and cover it as part of the normal repair procedure
Forum: General Automotive 03-01-2018, 09:59 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 503
Posted By zoom44
MX-5/Miata 2.0l getting 26 hp bump from 155hp to 181hp

BUT HOW?

https://sg.news.yahoo.com/mazda-might-mx-5-miata-150700828.html




Discuss :)
Forum: Series I Engine Tuning Forum 02-16-2018, 10:42 PM
Replies: 162
Views: 11,749
Posted By zoom44
exactly this. i've seen it in person on an actual...

exactly this. i've seen it in person on an actual engine dyno. this dyno is baffling. why use this one if it typically reads so far off? i know "we" always say "the beginning/ending number itself...
Forum: General Automotive 02-02-2018, 12:52 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 255
Posted By zoom44
^this

^this
Forum: General Automotive 02-02-2018, 08:28 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 255
Posted By zoom44
the Cx-5 numbers are jus crazy! I was...

the Cx-5 numbers are jus crazy!

I was looking at other company numbers. they're all like that, big growth in crossovers decline in sedans.Toyota/Lexus, Honda/Acura, Hyundai, Infinity/Nissan...
Forum: General Automotive 01-27-2018, 09:00 AM
Replies: 125
Views: 3,535
Posted By zoom44
that would be epic:)

that would be epic:)
Forum: General Automotive 01-26-2018, 05:06 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 299
Posted By zoom44
Mazda Roadmap past SkyActiv-X

their roadmap
https://cimg7.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.rx8club.com-vbulletin/1245x657/80-screen_shot_2018_01_26_at_11_40_10_am_3fc4911779137c27f7c3a92fc8af056207858a3f.png

and their view of car...
Forum: General Automotive 01-24-2018, 09:32 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 3,041
Posted By zoom44
someone throw the torque and weight numbers in...

someone throw the torque and weight numbers in there. ill take care of it later when i get done work if no one else has
Forum: Series I Aftermarket Performance Modifications 01-02-2018, 10:53 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 3,330
Posted By zoom44
14 years of that now. next we'll have someone...

14 years of that now. next we'll have someone saying we NEED back pressure in the exhaust...
Forum: General Automotive 12-13-2017, 05:24 PM
Replies: 1,856
Views: 128,819
Posted By zoom44
original info from last year and one report from...

original info from last year and one report from this year in Oct came from the guy that runs https://www.bridgetogantry.com/. well actually originally someone else said to me "hey Dale Lomas from...
Forum: General Automotive 12-13-2017, 03:16 PM
Replies: 1,856
Views: 128,819
Posted By zoom44
Mazda brought the car there. It was industry pool...

Mazda brought the car there. It was industry pool days. track closed to regular people, open only to those manufacturers who had dropped money in the pot to help rent out the track. there was more...
Forum: General Automotive 12-12-2017, 10:50 PM
Replies: 1,856
Views: 128,819
Posted By zoom44
exactly. definitely chassis/suspension last year...

exactly. definitely chassis/suspension last year and powertrain this year
Forum: General Automotive 12-12-2017, 07:41 PM
Replies: 1,856
Views: 128,819
Posted By zoom44
that turbo patent is for the turbo config of the...

that turbo patent is for the turbo config of the Skyactiv d
Forum: General Automotive 12-12-2017, 07:41 PM
Replies: 1,856
Views: 128,819
Posted By zoom44
the car at Nurburgring I have spoken /postedabout...

the car at Nurburgring I have spoken /postedabout a couple times before since it was there last year and again this year during industry days. last year Mazda brought it along with a McLaren 720s and...
Forum: General Automotive 12-06-2017, 10:22 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 3,041
Posted By zoom44
layout problem with the Turbo 2.5l engine not...

layout problem with the Turbo 2.5l engine not with the non T version
Forum: General Automotive 12-04-2017, 03:07 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 3,041
Posted By zoom44
yeah ill be reaching out to see if I can get us...

yeah ill be reaching out to see if I can get us sound technical reasons. is the turbo system just in the way in the current chassis? does the cx-9 just physically have more room? I'm not remembering...
Forum: General Automotive 12-04-2017, 08:56 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 3,041
Posted By zoom44
AWD "being considered" for US market but Mazda's...

AWD "being considered" for US market but Mazda's flavor of AWD (available on 2, 3 and 6 in Japan and CX-all everywhere) "CAN'T" be added to 2.5T sedan variants...
Forum: Series I Engine Tuning Forum 11-28-2017, 09:09 AM
Replies: 162
Views: 11,749
Posted By zoom44
yeah thats why the smile and the sad in my post :)

yeah thats why the smile and the sad in my post :)
Forum: General Automotive 11-28-2017, 08:59 AM
Replies: 125
Views: 3,535
Posted By zoom44
https://www.msn.com/en-us/sports/motorsports/mazda...

https://www.msn.com/en-us/sports/motorsports/mazda-team-joest-reveals-imsa-line-up-for-2018/ar-BBFStps



more in the link :)
Forum: Series I Engine Tuning Forum 11-27-2017, 09:32 PM
Replies: 162
Views: 11,749
Posted By zoom44
:) i know. Im a few days behind :( i got a...

:) i know. Im a few days behind :( i got a "sponsored" thread/ad on my facebook that had a video and a link to the text story. thought i'dshare it just in case.
Forum: Series I Engine Tuning Forum 11-27-2017, 07:20 PM
Replies: 162
Views: 11,749
Posted By zoom44
Adaptronic Modular RX8 ECU | Adaptronic...

Adaptronic Modular RX8 ECU | Adaptronic (http://www.adaptronic.com.au/adaptronic-modular-rx8-ecu/)
Forum: General Automotive 11-27-2017, 06:48 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,541
Posted By zoom44
:bowdown::sadwavey::suspect:

:bowdown::sadwavey::suspect:
Forum: RX-8 Multimedia/Photo Gallery 11-22-2017, 08:36 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 6,141
Posted By zoom44
updates?

updates?
Forum: General Automotive 11-21-2017, 12:14 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 524
Posted By zoom44
true. also true of the camaro and challenger....

true. also true of the camaro and challenger. challenger might be about the same but my kids are more comfortable in the RX-8 rear seats.
Forum: General Automotive 11-21-2017, 12:11 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 3,041
Posted By zoom44
the awd here isnt for driving in the snow. its to...

the awd here isnt for driving in the snow. its to compete with Subie. this area buys more Subies then like half of the rest of the US combined because folks go out to the forests/mountains etc on the...
Forum: General Automotive 11-20-2017, 01:18 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 3,041
Posted By zoom44
The 3s have been selling really well here too....

The 3s have been selling really well here too. they are becoming nearly as ubiquitous as Subarus. If AWD was available here we'd be tripping over them.
Forum: General Automotive 11-20-2017, 01:16 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 3,041
Posted By zoom44
i think there should be an international treaty...

i think there should be an international treaty to do with car purchashing. it would allow anyone who is a resident citizen of one of the signatory countries to purchase a vehicle from any of the...
Forum: General Automotive 11-15-2017, 10:09 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 3,041
Posted By zoom44
on Mazda's Facebook page there have been tons of...

on Mazda's Facebook page there have been tons of questions about a wagon to which there were replies from Mazda saying "wagon details coming soon" and other variations.they've now deleted all of...
Forum: General Automotive 11-15-2017, 03:15 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 3,041
Posted By zoom44
it's funny I asked Mazda what new they were...

it's funny I asked Mazda what new they were bringing to the LA Show besides the Kai and Vision Coupe and got silence. They were waiting to show this :)
Forum: General Automotive 11-15-2017, 03:12 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 3,041
Posted By zoom44
the 3 and 6 don't have awd in the states even...

the 3 and 6 don't have awd in the states even though it is offered elsewhere in the world. it would be a marketing shame if the 2.5t Mazda 6 was only available in the US and without awd
Forum: General Automotive 11-12-2017, 10:52 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 581
Posted By zoom44
First - Hi Im zoom44, most people just call me...

First - Hi Im zoom44, most people just call me zoom or Charlie which is my first name, Administrator here on the forum

B- I wasnt saying you should have searched, I was saying the fellow who made...
Forum: General Automotive 11-10-2017, 09:10 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 581
Posted By zoom44
https://www.rx8club.com/attachments/general-automo...

https://www.rx8club.com/attachments/general-automotive-49/70957d1140827675-diesel-rotary-page100.jpg...
Forum: General Automotive 11-10-2017, 08:57 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 581
Posted By zoom44
he could have even done a search here or 7club...

he could have even done a search here or 7club and found where we discussed this at various times and gotten pictures of it to include in his video

...
Forum: Series I Engine Tuning Forum 11-09-2017, 06:26 PM
Replies: 162
Views: 11,749
Posted By zoom44
sorry , didnt realize the above info was already...

sorry , didnt realize the above info was already in the thread. i meant it as filler while i waited for an answer fromAdaptronic.

They just got back to me and said
Forum: Series I Engine Tuning Forum 11-09-2017, 06:21 PM
Replies: 162
Views: 11,749
Posted By zoom44
they had this post to share on the 29th of Oct...

they had this post to share on the 29th of Oct that is pertinent
Forum: Rotary Swaps 11-08-2017, 02:27 PM
Replies: 123
Views: 91,469
Posted By zoom44
I know Carlos. We hung out a couple years at...

I know Carlos. We hung out a couple years at 7stock back when it was still at Mazda R&D and HQ and we'd spend time at Racing Beat on Sunday. I respect him a lot for his rotary knowledge and...
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