Started life as 2005 Lava Orange Mazdaspeed. Was converted to Chevy LS3 V8 power in August 2013. Specs: Engine - LS3 430 hp, trans - T56 six-speed, rear - CTS 3.73 LSD, stainless header & exhaust; V8 Roadsters conversion kit and tubular control arms, Wilwood six-piston front brakes & four-piston rear brakes with cable operated emergency, Sparco race seats with G-Force five-point belts, Hard Dog roll bar & harness bar, Mazda hardtop & light surrounds, Flyin' Miata sway bars & engine brace & radiator, etc.
Lava Habu with GM E-Rod LS3 V8 power
Before conversion image
GM E-Rod LS3 engine 430 hp crate engine
Test fitting engine and transmission
AFCO adjustable coil over shock units
Performance Parts Used In Calvin's Ginger the Lava Habu