• (4.3) 9 reviews
  • MSRP: $3,195$10,455
  • Body Style: Coupe
  • Combined MPG: 21
  • Engine: 212-hp, 1.3-liter Rotary (premium)
  • Drivetrain: Rear-wheel Drive
2007 Mazda RX-8

Our Take on the 2007 Mazda RX-8

After Mazda abandoned its RX-7 sports car at the end of the 1995 model year, fans of rotary engines hoped for a revival. Mazda responded for 2004 with the RX-8.Instead of a two-door coupe for two passengers, the rear-wheel-drive RX-8 is a four-door sports car that can carry up to four occupants. ... Read Full Report

What We Don't Like

  • Overly civilized sports car
  • Tight rear-seat legroom
  • Small trunk opening

Notable Features

  • Rotary engine
  • Shapely styling
  • Rear-hinged half doors
  • 50/50 weight distribution
  • Optional navigation system

2007 Mazda RX-8 Reviews

Consumer Reviews


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Fun Functional Car

by Phil from Apex, NC on October 15, 2007

This car is an eye catcher. I've been driving the RX8 for about a week in the GT version. Key features on the GT are things like 18 inch wheels, leather, Bose stereo and moonroof. Ignore the comments ... Read Full Review

3 Trim Levels Available

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2007 Mazda RX-8 Safety Ratings

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There are currently 5 recalls for this car.

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Estimated Service & Repair cost: $4,400 per year.

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