Long Road Racing

2668 Peachtree Rd.
Statesville, NC  28625

Long Road Racing is excited to announce the availability of sequential gearbox option for Global MX-5 (GMX-5) Cup race cars and ND Mazda MX-5 track cars.  The GMX-5 has proven to be an extremely popular choice for track day motorsports enthusiasts.  The addition of the SADEV sequential gearbox option brings this car to a new level of driving experience: faster, responsive and more fun!  Orders are now being accepted for the SADEV 6-speed sequential gearbox as a GMX-5 retrofit kit for $18,600 or installed for $19,755.  Pricing for installation on a newly ordered Global MX-5 Cup car is also available.  (Non-GMX-5 Cup spec MX-5 cars are slightly higher.) 

The press release for the enhancement offering can be found here. Technical details on the SADEV transmission can be found at this link and the in car video link is hereGear speed ratios can be found in the follow table and the in-car video is below.
Gear Speed Ratios
Gear Speed
1st 2.398
2nd 1.839
3rd 1.489
4th 1.268
5th 1.112
6th 1.000

At Long Road Racing, we have 15 years of proven success in all our road racing endeavors and can help you achieve your road racing goals.  Whether you are new to motorsports or are looking for an additional competitive edge in your car, we have an expert staff that can help you.   We have experience in all areas of road racing on all makes of cars. 

Engineered Solutions for your Ultimate MX-5 Miata

You can now get an enthusiast's "Ultimate MX-5 Miata" package for your production car for use on street or track.  Enhancements to your 2016 or 2017 MX-5 Miata are engineered upgrade solutions tailored to your needs and are based on our ten years of MX-5 Miata knowledge and engineering.  Your customized package can be a mix of Global MX-5 Cup components and other performance components designed for street performance use.  See our Ultimate MX-5 tab for details.

Global MX-5 Cup race car

Long Road Racing is also the official builder of the Mazda Global MX-5 Cup race car and there's never been a better time to order your car!  The wait time has dropped and you can get your car in an average of four weeks.  For details on the race car, see our Global MX-5 Cup car tab.

If you have questions about purchasing the Global MX-5 Cup race car, technical questions about the car, or any of the services we offer, please feel free to call the shop directly at (980) 223-8547, email us at: info @ longroadracing.com, or schedule a time to come visit us in the Charlotte, NC area to see our shop and what we do. 

If you're unable to visit us in person for a shop tour, spend some time watching this Facebook live tour done by Grassroots Motorsports and posted on their Facebook page - click here.  (Note that the guided tour starts about 2 minutes into the video, so just fast forward past the setup part.)

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