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V8 Habus for sale

We've only ever built one Laguna Blue Habu, and it's looking for a new owner. At only $35,000, we expect this car to sell quickly.

You can see the build diary here: https://www.flyinmiata.com/V8/Newton.

1994 Laguna Blue A-package, black interior, original cloth seats, Miata R chin spoiler. Full “Habu” build by Flyin’ Miata in 2010, using all brand new parts.

The car is as-delivered from FM, except for Guerra Group PCM tune, new Miata-script floor mats and interior-mounted Halotron fire extinguisher.


  • GM Performance Parts LS376/480 crate engine (LS3 with hotcam)
  • GM “Corvette LS3” carbon-look engine covers
  • Tremec T56 six-speed manual transmission
  • Cadillac CTS limited slip differential – 3.46 ratio
  • FM aluminum driveshaft
  • Oil cooler, power steering cooler
  • Air conditioning
  • Custom FM crossflow radiator for LS3 applications
  • Custom FM single outlet exhaust with catalytic converters (not California legal)
  • V-Maxx coilover suspension
  • FM swaybars
  • 949 Racing 6UL 15x9 wheels, 225/45-15 Toyo R888 road racing tires
  • Wilwood big brakes
  • Hard Dog Double Diagonal roll bar with leather cover
  • Interior is factory stock except includes Mazdaspeed shift knob, aftermarket stereo head unit, and oil temp/water temp gauges
  • Black soft top with plastic window in excellent condition
  • 178K miles on the body - 8K since conversion
  • No maintenance problems since conversion except two loose ground wires that took two minutes each to fix
  • More than $50,000 invested, asking $35,000.

Pat Newton