Every now and then, you see a car you just can’t ignore. A machine that combines looks, sleekness, and power all in one. That’s what you’ll find when you check out this awesome Cardomain.com find!
So, what’s so special about this 2002 Mazda Protege5? For one, it’s just a really well-built car, not to brag too much on Mazda, but it really is a nice design.
The owner of this particular one has taken excellent care of it, it’s mind-blowing to know that it’s over 10 years old and still looks brand new.
However, as soon as you take a peek under the hood of this Mazda, you’ll realize it’s not just all looks!
Under the hood Is:
- 2002 Mazda Protege Turbo Engine Mazda FS 2.0L
- Aluminum Head
- Iron Block
- Pauter Rods Arias Pistons
- …and plenty more!
According to the page, the car is making 403 horsepower and weighs only 2,280 pounds, so it’s a pretty serious car.
Other mods include:
- Sparco pedals and steering wheel
- Tein shocks
- Haltech performance chip
- Apex exhaust
- Once wheels with Yokohama tires (More about wheels for the Protege here.)
- Auto Meter gauges
This car is a complete package. It’s got a great platform and the owner has beefed it up a good bit.