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Used 2011 Mazda RX-8 Specs & Features

Starting MSRP

Engine TypeGas
Transmission6-speed shiftable automatic
Drive TypeRear wheel drive
CylindersRotary 0
Total Seating4
Basic Warranty3 yr./ 36,000 mi.
Fuel & MPG
Fuel & MPG
Fuel typePremium unleaded (required)
EPA city/highway MPG16/23 MPG
EPA combined MPG19 MPG
Range in miles (city/hwy)270.4/388.7 mi.
Fuel tank capacity16.9 gal.
Base engine size1.3 L
CylindersRotary 0
Base engine typeGas
Horsepower212 hp @ 7,500 rpm
Torque159 lb-ft @ 5,500 rpm
Transmission6-speed shiftable automatic
Drive typeRear wheel drive
Four-wheel independent suspensionyes
Double wishbone front suspensionyes
Front and rear stabilizer baryes
Multi-link rear suspensionyes
Length175.6 in.
Overall width without mirrors69.7 in.
Height52.8 in.
Wheelbase106.4 in.
Front track59.1 in.
Rear track59.3 in.
EPA interior volume96.6 cu.ft.
Cargo capacity, all seats in place7.6 cu.ft.
Maximum cargo capacity7.6 cu.ft.
Turning circle34.8 ft.
Ground clearance4.7 in.
Drag Coefficient0.30 Cd.
Curb weight3,111 lbs.
Exterior Colors
  • Velocity Red Mica
  • Liquid Silver Metallic
  • Sparkling Black Mica
Interior Colors
  • Black, cloth
Front Seat Dimensions
Front Seat Dimensions
Front head room38.2 in.
Front leg room42.7 in.
Front shoulder room54.8 in.
Front hip room53.3 in.
Bucket front seatsyes
6-way manual driver seat adjustmentsyes
Height adjustable driver seatyes
4-way manual passenger seat adjustmentyes
Rear Seat Dimensions
Rear Seat Dimensions
Rear head room36.8 in.
Rear leg room32.2 in.
Rear shoulder room54.9 in.
Rear hip room48.1 in.
Folding with storage and pass-thru center armrestyes
Dual front side-mounted airbagsyes
Front head airbagsyes
Passenger airbag occupant sensing deactivationyes
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
Auxiliary audio inputyes
Radio data systemyes
Element 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
Remote trunk releaseyes
Retained accessory poweryes
Leather steering wheelyes
Single zone front air conditioningyes
Rear ventilation ductsyes
Interior air filtrationyes
Dual illuminating vanity mirrorsyes
Rear floor matsyes
Trunk lightyes
Leather and simulated alloy trim on shift knobyes
Front reading lightsyes
External temperature displayyes
Low fuel level warningyes
Tires & Wheels
Tires & Wheels
Alloy wheelsyes
18 x 8.0 in. wheelsyes
Performance tiresyes
225/45R18 91W tiresyes
Basic3 yr./ 36,000 mi.
Drivetrain5 yr./ 60,000 mi.
Rust5 yr./ unlimited mi.
Roadside3 yr./ 36,000 mi.
Splash Guard Package +$320
Interior Options
Interior Options
Collapsible Cargo Carrier +$60
Cargo Organizer +$70
Cargo Net +$40
In-Dash 6-Disc CD Changer +$500
SIRIUS Satellite Radio +$430
Cargo Tray +$50
All-Weather Floor Mats +$80
Exterior Options
Exterior Options
Spare Tire Kit +$400
Rear Wing Spoiler +$360
Door Edge Guards +$75