Mazda RX7 Coupe
1978-1985, 570500 produced.
Coupe,2 doors,2 seats(2+2 Sports Coupe)
In 1975 Mazda launched one its most successful and much respected Rotary engined models, the RX7 Coupe. The RX7 featured a 2+2 coupe body, complete with contemporary "pop-up headlamps" and elegant styling.
As with many previous Mazda models the RX7 was powered by twin-rotor "Wankel" engine measuring 2292cc. This engine offered good reliability and performance. Power ranged from 105bhp initially reaching 115bhp in 1981. Some cars were also built with a turbo which boosted power to 160bhp. Production of this, the original RX7, in 1985.
Buyers Guide Mazda RX-7 featured in Practical Classics June 2006 – available from our sister site Bookbase. Click here to view.
|Top Speed||0-60||SQM||MPG||Engine Pwr||Comment|
|119 mph||9.5 s||0 s||0 mpg||0 bhp 0|