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  1. What happened to 3rd Gen Mazda 3 performance R&D?

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Recalls / TSB / SSB
    In 2017, there were several companies that bragged that they were working on viable aftermarket performance upgrades for the 2014-2017 Mazda 3. OVTuning had performance cams, tunes and (I think) headers on the market. There were also rumors of turbo tunes and forced induction upgrades. CorkSport...
  2. Pushing it to the limits, Tracks days, and R&D

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Suspension & Handling
    Just a little teaser of some R&D that we performed over the weekend. Lots of data and good information gathered to better serve the platform. A day at the track is always a good day. Plus a little Forum repping.
  3. 1 Tester R&D vehicle wanted in Baltimore, MD area - Free lowering springs

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Suspension & Handling
    1 Tester R&D vehicle wanted in Baltimore, MD area for RM- Free lowering springs! Hi Folks, After the confirmed incompatibility of the 2010-2013 RM springs on the 2014 models (see my attempt thread) Road Magnet is now seeking a test vehicle in the Baltimore, MD area. Best of all, you will get a...
  4. GP-Werks Intake Manifold in R&D

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 Engine and Performance
    GP-Werks, which took over most of F2's projects, is working on their intake manifold. This has been test fitted for a majority of mazdas, including the 04-9 Mazda3 and 2010+, as well as MX-5's and various Ford Focus models. It is a direct bolt-on with no modification required. This will most;y...
  5. Tanabe R&D

    2010-13 Mazdaspeed 3 News & Discussion
    Hey all my brothers and sisters with the faster, but not as cool sibling to my awesome MZ3. I just found this one Tanabe's site R&D looks like its gonna be some more free suspension and exhaust parts for you guys if your local and wanna grab them.
  6. SSR called me to R&D...

    2010-13 Mazdaspeed 3 Wheels and Tires
    and needs more 2010 cars! I was on the phone with SSR trying to get info on fitment specs for wheels, when I mentioned to them that I'd be willing to do some R&D for them. About 5 minutes later, they call me back to ask if I would come in around April to do some test fitting for their...