Current Baja Specs

Click here for  2002 specs

Click here for pre 2001 specs

A pdf of the current Vehicle Specifications can be downloaded here; 2006_Baja_Specs.pdf


Engine Specs.

Engine Mazda
Model KL-ZE (from MX6 / Ford Probe)
Engine Type Standard Mazda engine. Six cylinders, V6, belt and gear driven DOHC per bank, all alloy, cross-flow cylinder heads with cast-iron cylinder liners. Variable Resonance Intake System.
Size 2497 cc
Cylinders / Config  60 degree V6
Bore 84.5mm
Stroke 74.2mm
Valves per cylinder 4
Induction Multipoint EFI 
Power (see graph) 200HP
Torque (see graph) 260Nm
Compression 10:1
Firing Order 1-2-3-4-5-6
Redline 8000rpm
Rev Limited Yes
Fuel Type PULP
Alternator 90 Amps
Heating Yes
Air-conditioning Yes
Climate Control Yes
Cooling Water Cooled

Drive-Train Specs
Gearbox:  2lt 6-Rib Type 2 (Kombi) Gear Box with 0.70:1 Albins 4th gear set, and Vanagon 4 spider diff.
Brakes:    Front – Type 1 Discs; Rear – XF Falcon discs
Suspension Specs
Front:  Raised Ball Joint Sway-away Adjusters; Seam Welded & Gusseted Towers; Custom Suspension Limiters - now type 181 front end
Rear:   Raised IRS; Custom Axles & Stub Axles to take Type 2 CV’s
Wheels & Tyres
Front:   235/75 R15 Mud Tyres; 15x6 Dragway Centrelines
Rear:    31x10.5 R15 Mud Tyres; 15x8 Dragway Centrelines
Exterior:   De-chromed; 7 Piece Baja Cheetah Kit; 2 inch Body Lift Kit; Custom Side Steps
Interior:     Sony X-plode Stereo System with Custom Flame Speaker Pods; Vision Car Alarm; Electric Windows; Bucket Seats; Climate Control.
For Diary of Rebuild: Rebuild Diary Main Page or
200HP Quad Cam V6
Future Plans:           Finish bits and pieces everywhere, there are lots of parts on the car that are not quite how I want them. I also just dug up the paint code, it is Dulon 1427B Full Acrylic.

Best Baja - 2002 Dubs by the Pub
Best Modified Interior - 2002 Dubs by the Pub
Best Baja - 2002 VW Action Day
Favorite Offroader (Buggy or Baja) - 2003 Gold Coast Show
Runner-up Sound System - chosen by Gold Coast Car Sound - 2003 Gold Coast Show
Best Baja - 2004 Dubs by the Pub
Best Baja - 2004 Action Day
Best Mechanicals - 2004 Action Day
Best Baja - 2005 Action Day
Best Baja - 2006 Dubs by the Pub
Best Baja - 2006 Action Day

This photo shows the size difference between the cars in the background and the Baja.

The KLZE V6 - more info here

My nice cheap jap import seats

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The dash. Stereo below, electric window and switched where the ash-tray used to be. Mazda instrument cluster, MX5 dash vents, MX6 automatic digital climate control air conditioning.

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Evening photo with top of engine cage removed and car washed

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Climate control set to 24 deg C!!!