BBR tuning firm upgrade for All-New Mazda MX-5 models are now available for both the 1.5 litre and the 2.0 litre models.
BBR are a British tuning firm that have a top package ‘Super 190’ which increases the output of the 2.0 litre models by 30bhp to 187bhp in total, there is also a boost in the torque getting an extra 32Nm for a total of 239Nm in the same model and suspension and brake upgrades with 30mm lower springs and a set of high performance brake pads available.
We know the MK4 Mazda MX-5 hasn’t long been out but they have mastered the upgrades on the MK3 similar 2.0 litre model.
To make this possible they fit a cold air intake, a sports exhaust system ECU upgrades.
The cost of the ‘Super 190’ upgrade for the 2.0 litre engine will be £1,995. you can also have a slightly lower upgrade for the 2.0 litre engine with the ‘Super 175+’ upgrade which ups your power to 175bhp for £495.
For an upgrade for the 1.5 lire engine you can get the ‘Super 160’ for £495 that give you an extra 21bhp for a total of 156bhp.
All of the upgrade are supplied fully kitted, but if you have the skills and want to save money there is also a D0 It Yourself version.
A few thing you must know before the upgrades is that it is full reversible and MOT compliant BUT if you have Mazda warranty you will lose it once the upgrades have been fitted.
BBR do offer it’s own engine and drive-train warranty for £50 a year.