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  Mazda RX-7
 

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Country of origin:Japan
Produced from:1976 - 1986
Numbers built:474565
Author:Wouter Melissen
Last updated:Before December 1st, 2004
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Engine
Configuration Type 12A R2
Location Front, longitudinally mounted
Displacement 1,148 cc / 70.1 cu in
Bore / Stroke 70.0 mm (2.8 in) / 240.0 mm (9.4 in)
Compression 9.4:1
Fuel feed Carburettor
Aspiration Naturally Aspirated
Power 105 bhp / 78 KW @ 6,000 rpm
Torque 144 Nm / 106 ft lbs @ 4,000 rpm
BHP/Liter 91 bhp / liter

Drivetrain
Chassis unitary steel
Front suspension McPherson struts, lower lateral links, compliance struts, coil springs, tubular shock absorbers, anti-roll bar
Rear suspension live axle, lower trailing links, upper angled links, Watt linkage, coil springs, tubular shock absorbers, anti-roll bar
Steering recirculating ball
Brakes ventilated discs front, drums rear
Gearbox 5 speed Manual
Drive Rear wheel drive

Dimensions
Weight 1,024 kilo / 2,258 lbs
Length / Width / Height 4,285 mm (168.7 in) / 1,674 mm (65.9 in) / 1,270 mm (50 in)
Wheelbase / Track (fr/r) 2,421 mm (95.3 in) / 1,420 mm (55.9 in) / 1,400 mm (55.1 in)

Performance figures
Power to weight 0.1 bhp / kg
Top Speed 192 km/h (119 mph)
0-60 mph 9.2 s
0-100 mph 27.8 s

Resources
Suggested reading
  • Road & Track (May, 1978)
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