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TMX5 Issue #8 (Summer Issue)

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Issue #8 of Total MX-5 is on sale now!!
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CONTENTS

NEWS
We report on the MX5OC Spring Rally and reveal the first details of the revised MX-5 mk4

COMPETITION
Win a fabulous MX5Parts stainless steel sports exhaust

MX-5 OWNERS CLUB
The latest news and updates from one of the largest and most popular MX-5 clubs in the world

INSIGHT
The insurance industry reveals what it thinks of the mods you’ve made to your MX-5

FROM THE ARCHIVE
Can you tell what it is yet? An MX-5 in disguise

GYMKHANA
Bargain-priced motorsport
Gymkhana events – represented in the UK by Barrel Sprint and Formula G – are an easy, cheap and entertaining way to go racing

MIATALAND
Book a room, drive an MX-5
A dream come true – an Italian holiday resort for MX-5 fans where you can drive some of the owner’s 39-strong collection of cars

BBR HERITAGE COLLECTION
Classic turbo revival
BBR was synonymous with turbocharged MX-5s back in the day: now it has re-engineered its turbo kits for early models and they’re great!

AFTAB ALI
Complementary therapy
Leukaemia is a nasty disease, so to help his teenage son Hassan through the treatment, Aftab Ali bought a mk2 project as a thrilling distraction

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ROAD TRIP
North Coast 500
It’s a 500-mile loop around the scenic glories of the Scottish Highlands. Shame we only had two days to do it in

READERS’ RIDES
The man who won an MX-5
Steve Clark won a Limited Edition mk1 back in 1991. To this day he remains a huge fan of the MX-5

HOW TO...
Fit uprated brake pads
Stopping your car is as important as how fast it can go – we explain how you can fit high performance brake pads for yourself

SPECIALISTS
MX5 Works
We get the low-down on this restoration, servicing and sales operation

OUR CARS
The Total MX-5 fleet
A V6-engined Rocketeer joins the line-up, while fickle Bennett’s recently acquired mk2 makes way for a mk3

Q&A
Technical issues solved
This issue: yellowing lights, a power-sapping alarm, and a spongy clutch