NEW for 2021
Self Build MX-5 based Raptor Kits
Why Use a Mazda MX5 as a Donor Vehicle?
The MX5 was always a light and nimble affordible sports cars. It's rear wheel drive configuration makes it ideal to use in our Raptor sports cars.
The used car market for the MX5 and Miata (imported version) is flooded with various specs to suit any budget. MOT failures or cars that are unwanted are now available to buy for less than £600 making them a genuinely affordable donor option.
Which MX5 Parts can I use to build my SB5 Raptor Kit?
The Raptor has been designed in such a way that nearly 90% of the MX5 parts from the donor vehicle can be recyled and bolted straight on to the Raptor chassis. These include the following:-
Engine and Engine management system
Rear Differential and driveshafts
Front and rear suspension hub & Brakes
*Raptor RR235 model
SB5 Build Packs
To simplify your SB5 Raptor Self Build we have put together some build packs which consist of the parts required in sequence of your build eg Build Pack 1 consists of your chassis, alloy floor and brake lines. Build Pack 6 consist of the final parts that allow you to put the finishing touches to your self build SB5 Raptor Kit. You can buy the Build Packs as and when you require them.
If you want to add your own touches then we are more than happy to assist you with your requirements.
What is the realistic cost of building an SB5 Raptor Kit?
The total cost of Build Packs 1-6 is £8735.00. (incl VAT) This figure is based on recyling 90% of the MX5 compoents as listed above.
Build Pack 1 consists of:-
Raptor SB5 UHP-1 Chassis
45mm Rear hoop and diagonal cross bar
Powder coat chassis
Bead blast chassis
Alloy Sheet (8' x 4')
Chassis VIN plate
Alloy floor fitting kit
Brake pipe unions, T Pieces, brake light Switch, fuel pipework, brake pipework, brake pipe and fuel pipework fixing kit
Alloy bulkhead panel and mounting screws
The cost of Build Pack 1 is £2341.80.
Finance options are available. Please see the Finance Link on our website for details.
As an example, if you borrowed £2500 over 24 months this works out at £28.00 per week
Upgrade Options for the SB5 Raptor Kit
All of our Raptor RR key components can be fitted to your SB5 Raptor Self Build Kit eg wider 8" alloys, heated Raptor seats, windscreeen kit.
Anything is possible - just ask!
Tuning Packages for the SB5 Raptor Kit
We have 4 levels of tuning kits available for the Mazda 1.6 / 1.8 engine
Tuning Kit 1: In-house gas flowed head & a pair of fast road cams.
Tuning Kit 2 : Kit 1 plus a set of throttle bodes and an Emerald K6 ECU.
Tuning Kit 3: Turbo charger kit plus an Emerald K6 ECU.
Tuning Kit 4 : Kit 1 and Kit 3.
Prices available upon request.
We offer a fitting service
We offer an engine and gear box reconditioning service