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Used 2005 Mazda RX-8 Specs & Features

Overview
Overview
Starting MSRP
$25,375

Engine TypeGas
Transmission4-speed shiftable automatic
Drive TypeRear wheel drive
CylindersRotary 0
Total Seating4
Basic Warranty4 yr./ 50,000 mi.
Fuel & MPG
Fuel & MPG
Fuel typeRegular unleaded
EPA city/highway MPG16/22 MPG
EPA combined MPG18 MPG
Range in miles (city/hwy)254.4/349.8 mi.
Fuel tank capacity15.9 gal.
Engine
Engine
Base engine size1.3 L
CylindersRotary 0
Base engine typeGas
Horsepower197 hp @ 7,200 rpm
Torque164 lb-ft @ 5,000 rpm
Drivetrain
Drivetrain
Transmission4-speed shiftable automatic
Drive typeRear wheel drive
Suspension
Suspension
Four-wheel independent suspensionyes
Double wishbone front suspensionyes
Multi-link rear suspensionyes
Dimensions
Dimensions
Length174.3 in.
Overall width without mirrors69.7 in.
Height52.8 in.
Wheelbase106.4 in.
Front track58.9 in.
Rear track59.3 in.
Cargo capacity, all seats in place7.6 cu.ft.
Maximum cargo capacity7.6 cu.ft.
Turning circle34.8 ft.
Ground clearance4.7 in.
Drag Coefficient.31 Cd.
Curb weight3,053 lbs.
Gross weight3,854 lbs.
Colors
Colors
Exterior Colors
  • Brilliant Black Clearcoat
  • Nordic Green Mica
  • Winning Blue Metallic
  • Velocity Red Mica
  • Titanium Gray Metallic
  • Sunlight Silver Metallic
  • Whitewater Pearl
Interior Colors
  • Black/Chaparral
  • Black/Red
  • Black
  • Black
Front Seat Dimensions
Front Seat Dimensions
Front head room38.2 in.
Front leg room42.7 in.
Front shoulder room54.9 in.
Front hip room53.4 in.
Clothyes
Sport front seatsyes
Height adjustable driver seatyes
4-way manual passenger seat adjustmentyes
Rear Seat Dimensions
Rear Seat Dimensions
Rear head room36.8 in.
Rear leg room32.3 in.
Rear shoulder room54.9 in.
Rear hip room48.1 in.
Folding with storage and pass-thru center armrestyes
Safety
Safety
Dual front side-mounted airbagsyes
Front head airbagsyes
Child seat anchorsyes
4-wheel ABSyes
Front and rear ventilated disc brakesyes
Electronic brakeforce distributionyes
Tire pressure monitoringyes
2 front headrestsyes
2 rear headrestsyes
Rear integrated headrestsyes
Front seatbelt pretensionersyes
Emergency interior trunk releaseyes
Remote anti-theft alarm systemyes
Engine immobilizeryes
In-Car Entertainment
In-Car Entertainment
AM/FM stereoyes
100 watts stereo outputyes
6 total speakersyes
Radio data systemyes
Diversity antennayes
Power Feature
Power Feature
1 one-touch power windowsyes
Remote keyless power door locksyes
Power mirrorsyes
Heated mirrorsyes
Comfort & Convenience
Comfort & Convenience
Tilt-adjustable steering wheelyes
Transmission, cruise and audio controls on steering wheelyes
Electric power steeringyes
Cruise controlyes
Front and rear cupholdersyes
Front door pocketsyes
Overhead console with storageyes
Front seatback storageyes
Remote trunk releaseyes
Retained accessory poweryes
Leather steering wheelyes
Single zone front air conditioningyes
Rear ventilation ductsyes
Interior air filtrationyes
Dual illuminating vanity mirrorsyes
Trunk lightyes
Leather trim on shift knobyes
Front and rear reading lightsyes
Instrumentation
Instrumentation
External temperature displayyes
Tachometeryes
Clockyes
Low fuel level warningyes
Tires & Wheels
Tires & Wheels
Alloy wheelsyes
16 x 7.5 in. wheelsyes
Performance tiresyes
P225/55R16 tiresyes
Warranty
Warranty
Basic4 yr./ 50,000 mi.
Drivetrain4 yr./ 50,000 mi.
Rust5 yr./ unlimited mi.
Roadside4 yr./ 50,000 mi.
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