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2008 Mazda RX-8 Sport

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Showing the 2008 Mazda RX-8 Sport 4dr Coupe
$6,603-$9,947 Current Listing Price
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Seats 4
Door Count 4
Engine 232-hp, 1.3-liter Rotary (premium)
Transmission 6-speed manual w/OD
Drivetrain RWD
Combined MPG 19
Warranty Bumper-to-Bumper, 36 mo/36,000 mi


Exterior (7)
Brilliant Black Clearcoat
Crystal White Pearl
Galaxy Gray Mica
Metropolitan Gray Mica
Stormy Blue Mica
Sunlight Silver Metallic
Interior (4)
Cosmo Red



Engine 232-hp, 1.3-liter Rotary (premium)
2 rear head restraints S
Curtain 1st and 2nd row overhead airbag S
Security system S
3 ABS channels S
Front passenger airbag occupancy sensor S
Front seatbelt pre-tensioners S
4 wheel disc brakes S
Panic alarm S
Immobilizer S
Traction control O
Four-wheel ABS brakes S
Occupant sensing airbags S
Dual front side impact airbags S
Fixed front head restraints S
Remote keyless entry S
4 wheel ventilated disc brakes S
Dual front impact airbags S
Driveline traction control O
Side-impact bars S
Electronic stability O
Front and rear ventilated disc brakes S
Curtain 1st and 2nd row overhead airbags S
Power door locks S
Seat-mounted driver and passenger side-impact airbags S
Four-wheel disc brakes S
Driver and passenger front-impact airbags S
Perimeter/approach lights S
Remote activated perimeter/approach lights S
Transmission 6-speed manual w/OD
Engine 212-hp, 1.3-liter Rotary (premium)
Transmission 6-speed automatic w/OD and auto-manual
Ignition type electronic
Variable intake manifold S
Aluminum cylinder block S
Recommended fuel premium unleaded
Horsepower 232-hp @ 8,500 rpm
Fuel tank capacity 15.9 gal.
Fuel economy city 16 mpg
Torque 159 lbs.-ft. @ 5,500 rpm
# of valves 6
Engine oil cooler S
Engine liters 1.3
Cylinder configuration Rotary
Engine orientation longitudinal
Fuel economy highway 22 mpg
Horsepower 212-hp @ 7,500 rpm
Ignition type electronic
# of valves 6
Torque 159 lbs.-ft. @ 5,500 rpm
Engine orientation longitudinal
Aluminum cylinder block O
Variable intake manifold O
Cylinder configuration Rotary
Engine liters 1.3
Recommended fuel premium unleaded
Manual-shift auto O
Low emission vehicle S
Engine 1.3L Rotary 232hp
Transmission electronic control O
6 speed manual transmission S
100-amp. alternator S
Sequential sport shift O
Quasi-dual stainless steel exhaust S
Rear-wheel drive S
Limited slip differential S
490 CCA battery S
Recommended fuel premium unleaded
Chrome tailpipe S
Engine oil cooler S
Battery amp hours (52Ah)
Overdrive S
Low emission vehicle II S
Transmission lock-up torque converter O
6 speed automatic transmission O
Axle ratio 4.44
Transmission electronic control O
Overdrive O
Transmission gear ratio (6th) .84
Transmission gear ratio (4th) 1.19
Transmission gear ratio (1st) 3.76
Transmission gear ratio (reverse) 3.56
Overdrive S
Transmission gear ratio (3rd) 1.65
Transmission gear ratio (2nd) 2.27
Transmission gear ratio (5th) 1.00
Transmission gear ratio (6th) .58
Transmission gear ratio (4th) 1.00
Transmission gear ratio (1st) 3.54
Transmission gear ratio (reverse) 3.17
Transmission gear ratio (3rd) 1.40
Transmission gear ratio (2nd) 2.06
Transmission gear ratio (5th) .71
Alloy wheels S
Rack and pinion steering S
Rear coil springs S
16" wheels O
Speed-sensing electric power-assist rack-pinion steering S
Rear anti-roll bar S
P225/55VR16.0 BSW performance AS tires O
18" wheels S
Front anti-roll bar S
Wheel size 18"
Front tires 225/45R18
Independent rear multi-link suspension w/anti-roll bar S
Gas-pressurized front shocks S
Speed-sensing steering S
Power steering S
Independent front double wishbone suspension w/anti-roll bar S
Front coil springs S
Tochigi Fuji limited slip differential S
Sport suspension S
Gas-pressurized rear shocks S
Four wheel independent suspension S
Wheel locks S
P225/45WR18.0 BSW performance tires S
Chrome tip exhaust S
Front and rear mud flaps O
Body-colored door handles S
Spoiler O
Power remote folding side-view door mirrors S
Metallic paint O
Galvanized steel/aluminum body material S
Reverse opening rear passenger doors S
Power door mirrors S
4 doors S
Rear wing spoiler O
Rear cargo trunk
Body-colored front and rear bumpers S
Rocker panel extensions O
Black grille S
Mechanical fuel remote release S
Seatback storage pockets 1
Rear console with storage S
Overhead console S
Ashtray S
Power windows with driver 1-touch down S
Power cargo access remote release S
Manual air conditioning S
Illuminated passenger vanity mirror S
Mini overhead console with storage S
Air conditioning S
1-touch down S
Integrated key/remote S
Keyfob trunk/hatch/door release S
Illuminated driver vanity mirror S
Air filter S
Day-night rearview mirror S
Trunk/hatch/door FOB controls S
Front and rear cupholders S
Remote keyless entry S
Full floor console S
Driver and passenger door bins S
Covered bin instrument-panel storage S
Driver's footrest S
12V DC power outlet 2
Power windows S
Retained accessory power S
2 12V DC power outlets S
Cruise control with steering wheel controls S
Rear cupholders S
Cruise control S
Keyfob (front doors) remote keyless entry S
Illuminated driver and passenger-side visor mirrors S
Front cupholders S
Sport steering wheel with manual tilting S
Full floor console with locking box S
Front lighter element(s) location S
Illuminated glove box S
Illuminated locking glove box S
Illuminated entry S
Tilt steering wheel S
Piano black instrument panel insert, door panel insert S
Metal-look console insert S
Full cloth headliner S
Rubber front and rear floor mats O
Carpet cargo space S
Max seating capacity 4
Cargo net O
Front seats bucket
Height adjustable driver seat S
Manual driver and passenger fore/aft adjustment S
Carpet front and rear floor mats S
Cloth door panel trim S
6-way driver seat adjustment S
Cloth upholstery S
Floor mats S
Tire mobility kit S
Manual reclining driver and passenger seats S
Metal-look interior accents O
Carpet trunk lid/rear cargo door S
4-way passenger seat adjustment S
Leather/metal-look shift knob O
Sport steering wheel S
Cargo light S
Rear bucket seat S
Aluminum and metal-look interior accents S
Front center armrest S
Leather/aluminum shift knob S
Manual height-adjustable driver seat S
Rear seat center armrest S
Cargo tray/organizer O
Carpet floor covering S
Leather steering wheel S
Front bucket seats S
Cloth front and rear seat upholstery S
Rear bucket seats S
Rear seat center armrest with pass-thru S
Max. seating capacity of 4 S
Steering-wheel mounted audio controls S
Window grid antenna S
SIRIUS-ready AM/FM/Satellite-prep with seek-scan, 6-disc in-dash CD player O
Speed sensitive volume S
6-disc CD changer O
6 speakers S
CD player S
Radio data system S
SIRIUS AM/FM/Satellite with seek-scan, single in-dash CD player O
AM/FM radio S
Speed-sensitive volume S
SIRIUS-ready AM/FM/Satellite-prep with seek-scan, single in-dash CD player S
Steering wheel mounted audio controls S
MP3 decoder O
Low-fuel warning S
Variable intermittent wipers S
Auto-leveling headlights O
Projector beam Xenon high-intensity headlamps O
Ignition switch light S
Low-coolant warning S
Front reading lights S
Light-tinted windows S
Outside-temperature display S
Front fog lights O
Oil-pressure warning S
Dome light with fade S
Outside temperature display S
Variably intermittent wipers S
Low-tire-pressure warning S
Front windshield visor strip S
Low-oil-level warning S
Water temp. gauge S
Battery warning S
2 door curb/courtesy lights S
Projector beam halogen headlamps S
Low-washer-fluid warning S
Brake-fluid warning S
Key-in-ignition warning S
Lights-on warning S
Variable instrument panel lighting S
Trip odometer S
Analog display S
Rear window defroster S
Tachometer S
In-dash clock S
Light tinted windows S
Oil pressure gauge S
High intensity discharge headlights O
Door-ajar warning S
Tire pressure sensors S
Wheelbase 106.4"
Front legroom 42.7"
Front headroom 38.2"
Maximum interior cargo volume 7.6 cu.ft.
Rear hiproom 48.1"
Front hiproom 53.3"
Engine horsepower 232-hp @ 8,500 rpm
Interior cargo volume 7.6 cu.ft.
Passenger volume 89.0 cu.ft.
Compression ratio 10.00 to 1
Engine type Rotary
Ground clearance (min) 119mm (4.7")
Valves 6
Front shoulder room 54.8"
Front tread 58.9"
Fuel economy highway 22 mpg
Rear headroom 36.7"
Engine torque 159 lbs.-ft. @ 5,500 rpm
Exterior body width 69.7"
Drag coefficient .31
Ground clearance (min.) 4.7"
GVWR 3,810 lbs.
Turning radius 17.4'
Rear shoulder room 54.9"
Rear legroom 32.2"
Curb weight 3,045 lbs.
Fuel tank capacity 15.9 gal.
Engine bore x chamber major axis 3.1" x 9.4"
Engine displacement 80
Fuel economy city 16 mpg
Exterior length 174.3"
Exterior height 52.8"
Rear tread 59.3"
Corrosion perforation warranty (months/miles) 60/ unlimited
Basic warranty (months/miles) 36/36,000
Powertrain warranty (months/miles) 60/60,000
Accessories warranty (months/miles) 36/36,000
Roadside assistance warranty (months/miles) 36/36,000

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