1972 Mazda R100 | Mothers Shine Awards

1972 Mazda R100
Owner/Builder: Rod Nielsen, Mission, BC, Canada

Paint: Sherwin Williams – White Peal & Matte Blue, House of Kolors – Candy Cobalt Blue, Cerakote – Glacier Gold – Cerakote Clear over aluminum painted by Jared Bradwell

Engine/Drivetrain: 3 rotor 20b, Massive single Borg Warner turbo, built by Forcefed Performance, T56 Magnum w/S1 sequential shifter, QA1 carbon fiber driveshaft, QA1 shocks, Winters rear end, Bogart front wheels, Hotrods Restos Patent pending – twin-rim rear wheel

Highlights: Owner wanted to build the baddest R100 in the world, The car he wanted since high school and finally found the body he wanted and could afford to build in 2007, Started researching and designing over 2 years, Amassing components 9 months, Built in 8 months – 3.5 years total build.

Custom one-off Wide body kit, Race-inspired sparse interior – aluminum seats, floor pan, braces with carbon fiber door panels and accents