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Recent content by CorkSport Blog

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    Zachs Road to CorkSport

    Zachs Road to CorkSport The Journey to CorkSport Ever wonder what it was like to win the lottery. You ever let your mind wander and think what it would be like to actually “Live the dream.” I know I have, well, until I joined CorkSport! My name is Zach Sprague, and I wanted to share with you my...
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    Easy and Accurate Boost Readings: The CorkSport 4.5Bar MAP Sensor

    We are proud to introduce the release of a new product: the CorkSport 4.5Bar MAP Sensor for Mazdaspeed 3, Mazdaspeed 6, and Mazda CX-7 Turbo. Weve had the CS 3.5 Bar MAP Sensor for a while now as its a necessity when targeting over 21psi, however, while maxing out the CST6, we found the 35psi …...
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    Oil Catch Can Kit for 2016+ SkyActiv Turbo 2.5L

    When you think of a performance aftermarket component you typically think of a part that increases the vehicles power, but some performance parts dont. Instead they have a more critical purpose, increasing the reliability of your performance engine and components.  The CorkSport Oil Catch Can...
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    Front Strut Tower Brace for the 4th Generation Mazda 6

    Weve heard you asking, weve even seen you trying to fit our strut tower brace for the 2014-2018 Mazda 3 onto your 6. We are proud to announce the challenge is over.  Weve created a new design specifically for the 4th generation Mazda 6 and its available now! You may have a goal of improved …...
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    The Solution to all those Boost & Vacuum Hoses CorkSport Boost/Vacuum Block

    The Solution to all those Boost & Vacuum Hoses CorkSport Boost/Vacuum Block Do you ever open the hood to you Mazda and cringe at all the boost and vacuum hoses – You know, the string of hoses and T-fittings winding in every direction?  Here at CorkSport, weve had this same feeling and decided...
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    CorkSport Axle Back Exhaust for CX-9

    With a shop full of enthusiastic car guys and gals we are in love with the look and sounds of the CorkSport Cat-Back on that larger than life CX-9. Customers love the sound, especially when completed with our Skyactiv Turbo Intake, but a few requested a little bit less racecar rumble. We are...
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    Mazdaspeed EWGs Made Easy!

    Weve talked a lot about external wastegates with our recent CST6 development but today we are happy to announce the standalone CorkSport External Wastegate Housings for the CST4 and CST5. Available right now as an update for your existing IWG CST4 or CST5, the CS EWG housings make it easy to get...
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    The CST6 has Arrived!

    The long wait is finally over and you can now get your hands on the CorkSport CST6, which holds the record for the highest horsepower on the OEM turbine flange at 684WHP! In case this is the first time youve heard CST6, be sure to check out our blogs on the CS Turbo catalog, CST6 … Continue...
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    Mazdaspeed 3 Exhaust Manifold Break Down

    This is the OEM exhaust manifold found on the Mazdaspeed platform. Manufactured from cast iron and very compact in design, the OEM design leaves A LOT on the table in the performance department. Please click here for the full article and if you wish, you can post your comments in this...
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    Testing & Validation: CorkSport 2.5L SkyActiv Race Header

    The 2.5L SkyActiv Race Header is coming for the 2014+ Mazda 3 and Mazda 6 -- hear the beautiful sound and learn the details behind the design! Please click here for the full article and if you wish, you can post your comments in this thread. Thank you!
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    CorkSport CST4 vs. OEM K04

    For the last four years, weve been asked countless times if the CST4 is a direct replacement for the OEM K04. With the number of cars experiencing their 2nd, 3rd or even 4th owner, this question is being asked more frequently.  While CorkSports intent is to freely share information across the...
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    SkyActiv-G 2.5T Intercooler & Piping Testing

    The CorkSport Intercooler and Piping upgrade kits for the Mazda SkyActiv-G 2.5T are inching closer to release and its time to share more of the R&D that goes into making these kits perform the best. We went through extensive testing to determine which intercooler was the best fit and to validate...
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    Testing CorkSport External Wastegate Housing for Mazdaspeed

    Testing CorkSport External Wastegate Housing for Mazdaspeed Why EWG?  (its just about awesome turbo noises) We hear this alot as the Mazdaspeed platform continues to grow and the 450-500whp build becomes the status quo. Following up the EWG Housing Design & Details Blog about the new CorkSport...
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    The CorkSport CST5 is HERE!

    We are happy to release the new medium big brother to the tried and true CST4, the new CorkSport CST5 Turbocharger for the DISI MZR engine found in the Mazdaspeed 3, Mazdaspeed 6, and Mazda CX-7 Turbo. Finding a middle ground between response and top end power is always difficult when selecting...
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    Mazda 6 Turbo Lowering Springs Release!

    Today we'll cover how we tested the ride quality and go a step further to talk about damping and natural frequency. Im going to warn you now; this gets a little bit complicated, but were happy to answer any questions you may have. Please click here for the full article and if you wish, you...