11000RPM Limit on a 1997 Miata 1.8L?

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Asked by May 05, 2017 at 12:30 AM about the 1997 Mazda MX-5 Miata M-Edition

Question type: Car Customization

hello, i was wondering if i could build a a 1.8L 97 Miata motor to withstand
11000RPM? is it possible with stock block and forged bottom end and build top
end?

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No but I would like to see you try reving it that high - from a safe distance.

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Even a late (2009+) 2.0 MZR won't tolerate being made into a motorcycle.

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