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2011 Mazda RX-8 Trim Comparison

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General Pricing

Resale Value $32,960.00
Destination $795.00

Engines & Power

Standard Engine 2.6L R2
Horsepower 212 @ 7500 RPM
Torque 159 @ 5500 RPM
Valves 0
Displacement (cc) 2616
Bore X Stroke (in.) 0.0 X 0.0
Compression Ratio 10.0:1

Fuel Economy

City (mpg) 16
Highway (mpg) 23

Exterior Dimensions & Weight

Curb Weight - Automatic (lb.) 3110.7
Wheelbase (in.) 106.3
Length (in.) 175.6
Width (in.) 69.7
Height (in.) 52.8
Track Front (in.) 59.1
Track Rear (in.) 59.3
Ground Clearance (in.) N/A

Interior Dimensions

Standard Seating 4
Front Headroom (in.) 36.7
Rear Headroom (in.) 36.5
Front Legroom (in.) 42.7
Rear Legroom (in.) 32.2
Front Shoulder Room (in.) 54.8
Rear Shoulder Room (in.) 54.9
Front Hip Room (in.) 53.3
Rear Hip Room (in.) 48.1

Payload & Towing

Passenger Volumn (cu. ft.) 89.0

Steering, Suspension & Brakes

Front Suspension wishbone
Rear Suspension multi-link
Tires 225/45R18

Anti-Theft & Locks

Power Door Locks Std.

Braking & Traction

4 Wheel Drive / All Wheel Drive rear wheel drive
ABS Brakes (2 or 4 Wheel) Std.
Limited Slip Differential or Axle Std.
Vehicle Stability Control System Std.

Entertainment, Communication & Navigation

Radio AM/FM
Cassette Player N/A
CD Player N/A
CD Changer Yes
DVD Player N/A
Navigation Aid N/A


Cruise Control Std.
Tilt Steering Yes
Telescopic Steering Column N/A

Heating, Ventilation & Air Conditioning

Air Conditioning Std.


Driver Airbag Std.
Front Side Airbag Std.
Passenger Side Airbag Std.
Rear Side Airbag N/A


Driver Multi-Adjustable Power Seat Yes


Sunroof / Moonroof Std.

Windows, Mirrors & Wipers

Power Windows Std.

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