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Mazda RX-8 (Japanese spec)


type 2+2 FHC
doors 4

Engine information

Bore × stroke
Cylinders RC-2
Displace 2.6 litre 2616 cc (159.638 cu in)
Engine type Rot
Engine construction
Compression ratio
Fuel system
Maximum power
0-50 mph
0-60 mph
0-100 mph
0-100 km/h
80 - 120 km/h
402 m (Quarter mile)
Standing km
Top speed
Fuel consumption
CO2 emissions
Power to weight ratio
Specific output
Maximum torque
Specific torque 82.57 Nm/litre
Maximum rpm
Main bearings
Coolant Water
Bore / stroke ratio
Unitary capacity 1308 cc/cylinder
Aspiration Normal
Compressor type N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter Y

Dimensions and weight

wheelbase 2700 mm
wheelbase 106.3 in
Length (milimeters) 4325 mm
Length (inches) 170.3 in
Width (milimeters) 1780 mm
Width (inches) 70.1 in
Height (milimeters) 1330 mm
Height (inches) 52.4 in
L:W ratio 1.6
Ground clearance (milimeters)
Ground clearance (inches)
Kerb weight (kilograms)
Kerb weight (pounds)
Weight distribuiton 50.00 %
Fuel capacity (litres)
Fuel capacity (UK Ga)
Fuel capacity (US Gal)


Drag coefficient
Frontal area


Engine location Front
Engine alignment Longitudinal
Drive RWD
Steering rack & pinion PAS
Turns lock-to-lock
Turning circle
Tyres 225/50 ZR 19
Brakes F/R VeDi/VeDi-S-ABS
Brake ∅ 356 mm
Braked area
Transmission 6M
Top gear ratio
Final drive ratio

General information

RAC rating
Number made
Model code
Model family
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available

Manual Download

Download 2001 Mazda RX-8 (Japanese spec) PDF Manual
RX-8 (Japanese spec) picture
Designer unknown
Year 2001

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