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Zip Code: 20146
2005 Mazda RX-8
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2014 Subaru BRZ
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2014 Impreza WRX
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CarsDirect Price
N/A $27,100 N/A
Fuel Economy City
18.0 mpg 22.0 mpg 17.0 mpg
Fuel Economy Hwy
24.0 mpg 30.0 mpg 23.0 mpg
Star Rating
N/A
Transmission
6-spd man w/OD 6-spd man w/OD 6-spd man w/OD
Bumper to Bumper Months/Miles
48/50,000 36/36,000 36/36,000
Seating Capacity
4 occupants
4 occupants
5 occupants
Radio
SIRIUS AM/FM/Satellite, seek-scan AM/FM/HD/Satellite, seek-scan AM/FM, seek-scan
MP3 Player
N/A MP3 decoder MP3 decoder
Cruise Control
with steering wheel controls with steering wheel controls with steering wheel controls
Cup Holder
front and rear front front and rear
1-Touch Open
driver driver and passenger driver
Air Compressor
air compressor N/A N/A
Air Filter
air filter air filter air filter
Amplifier
amplifier 196W amplifier N/A
Antenna
window grid integrated roof integrated roof
Cargo Concealed Storage
N/A cargo concealed storage cargo concealed storage
Cargo Cover
N/A N/A roll-up
Cargo Floor Trim
carpeted carpeted carpeted
Cargo Light
cargo light cargo light cargo light
Cargo Tie Downs
N/A N/A cargo tie downs
Check Control
N/A redundant digital speedometer N/A
Climate Control
N/A automatic air conditioning automatic air conditioning
Clock
in-dash in-dash in-dash
Dome Light
fade delay fade
Door Bins
dual dual dual
Door Locks
power with 2 stage unlock power with 2 stage unlock power with 2 stage unlock
Driver Foot Rest
driver foot rest driver foot rest driver foot rest
Exterior Temperature
exterior temperature exterior temperature exterior temperature
Floor Console
full full full
Front Air Conditioning
manual dual zone front N/A
Front Windows
power power power
Front Windshield Wipers
variable intermittent variable intermittent variable intermittent
Garage Door Opener
HomeLink Wireless Control System N/A N/A
Glove Box
locking glove box locking
Heated Front Wipers
N/A N/A wiper park
Instrument Display
analog analog analog
Instrument Panel Storage
covered bin N/A bin
Internet Access
N/A Aha internet access N/A
Lighter Elements
front N/A N/A
Oil Pressure Gauge
oil pressure gauge N/A N/A
Overhead Console
mini with storage N/A N/A
Power Outlets
2 2 2
Quarter Vent Rear Windows
N/A N/A power
Radio Steering Wheel Controls
radio steering wheel controls N/A radio steering wheel controls
Reading Lights
front front front
Rear Child Safety Door Locks
N/A N/A rear child safety door locks
Rear Defroster
rear defroster rear defroster rear defroster
Rear Door Bins
N/A N/A rear door bins
Rear Heat Ducts
underseat ducts N/A underseat ducts
Rear Heated Wipers
N/A N/A wiper park
Rear Windows
vented fixed power
Rear Windshield Wiper
N/A N/A fixed interval
Rearview Mirror
auto-dimming day-night day-night day-night
Remote Fuel Flap Release
mechanical mechanical mechanical
Remote Keyless Entry
keyfob (front doors) keyfob (all doors) keyfob (all doors)
Retained Accessory Power
retained accessory power retained accessory power N/A
Seatback Storage
1 1 1
Smokers Package
ashtray N/A N/A
Speakers
9 Bose 8 6
Steering Wheel
tilt sport telescopic tilt telescopic tilt
Steering Wheel Material
leather/piano black leather/metal-look leather/metal-look
Sun Visor Strip
sun visor strip sun visor strip sun visor strip
Sunroof
express open N/A N/A
Systems Monitor
N/A N/A systems monitor
Tachometer
tachometer tachometer tachometer
Tinted Windows
light light light
Trip Computer
N/A trip computer trip computer
Trip Odometer
trip odometer trip odometer trip odometer
Trunk/Hatch/Door Release
power power N/A
Trunk Lid Trim
carpet N/A plastic
Vanity Mirrors
dual illuminated dual illuminated N/A
Water Temp Gauge
engine temperature gauge engine temperature gauge engine temperature gauge
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Seating Capacity
4 occupants
4 occupants
5 occupants
Seat Trim
leather Alcantara simulated suede/leather Alcantara simulated suede/leather
Rear Seats
bucket full bench 60-40 bench
Heated Front Seats
driver and front passenger heated-cushion, heated-seatback driver and front passenger heated-cushion, heated-seatback driver and front passenger heated-cushion, heated-seatback
Front Armrests
center N/A center
Front Seat Type
bucket sport sport
Front Headrests
fixed adjustable fixed
Front Driver Seat Direction Controls
(8-way power) 6-way 6-way
Easy Entry
N/A rear seat easy entry N/A
Front Passenger Seat Direction Controls
4-way 4-way 4-way
Rear Headrests
fixed fixed adjustable
Rear Armrests
center with pass-thru N/A N/A
Door Trim
leatherette leatherette N/A
Headliner
full cloth full cloth full cloth
Floor Trim
carpet carpet carpet
Floor Mats
carpet front carpet front carpeted front & rear
Dashboard Insert
piano black N/A metal-look
Gear Shift Knob Trim
leather/aluminum leather/aluminum leather
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Front
Back
Side Profile
Interior Profile
Dashboard
Torque
159 @ 5500 151 @ 6400 290 @ 4000
Horsepower
238 @ 8500 200 @ 7000 305 @ 6000
Engine
1.3L Rotary 238 HP 2.0L H-4 200 HP 2.5L H-4 305 HP
Transmission
6-spd man w/OD 6-spd man w/OD 6-spd man w/OD
Fuel Tank
15.9 gal. 13.2 gal. 16.9 gal.
Range
329 miles 338 miles 333 miles
Drive Type
rear-wheel rear-wheel full-time all wheel
Alternator
100 amp N/A 110 amp
Axle Ratio
4.44 4.10 3.90
Battery
490 amp N/A N/A
Exhaust
stainless steel with chrome tailpipe finish stainless steel with chrome tailpipe finish stainless steel with polished tailpipe finish
Limited Slip Differential
Tochigi Fuji TORSEN limited slip differential
Locking Hub Control
N/A N/A permanent
Traction Control
driveline ABS & driveline ABS & driveline
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Electronic Stability
stability control electronic stability electronic stability
Wheels
18.0 " silver aluminum 17.0 " machined aluminum 18.0 " silver BBS aluminum
Front Suspension
double wishbone strut strut
Rear Suspension
multi-link double wishbone double wishbone
Brakes
4-wheel disc 4-wheel disc 4-wheel disc
Ride
sport N/A sport
Front Anti-Roll Bar
front anti-roll bar front anti-roll bar front anti-roll bar
Front Springs
coil coil coil
Front Shocks
gas-pressurized gas-pressurized brand name
Rear Anti-Roll Bar
rear anti-roll bar rear anti-roll bar rear anti-roll bar
Rear Springs
coil coil coil
Rear Shocks
gas-pressurized gas-pressurized gas-pressurized
Steering
rack & pinion rack & pinion rack & pinion
Steering Cooler
N/A N/A steering cooler
Vented Disc Brakes
front and rear front and rear front and rear
Front Tires
P225/45WR18.0BSW performance P215/45WR17.0BSW performance P245/40WR18.0BSW performance
Spare Tire and Wheel
N/A compact steel compact steel
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Door Count
4 doors 2 doors 4 doors
Maximum Cargo Volume
7.6 cu.ft. 6.9 cu.ft. 44.4 cu.ft.
Exterior Width
69.7 " 69.9 " 70.7 "
Front Headroom
36.7 " 37.1 " 40.3 "
Rear Legroom
32.2 " 29.9 " 33.5 "
Curb Weight
3,029 lbs. 2,776 lbs. 3,373 lbs.
Drag Coefficient
.31 .28 .35
Exterior Height
52.8 " 50.6 " 57.9 "
Exterior Length
174.3 " 166.7 " 173.8 "
Front Hiproom
53.4 " 53.1 " 53.4 "
Front Legroom
42.7 " 41.9 " 43.5 "
Front Shoulder Room
54.9 " 54.5 " 54.8 "
Front Tread
59 " 60 " 60 "
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating
3,810 lbs. 3,682 lbs. 4,475 lbs.
Interior Cargo Volume
7.6 cu.ft. 6.9 cu.ft. 19.0 cu.ft.
Interior Cargo Volume w/Seats Folded
N/A N/A 44.4 cu.ft.
Passenger Volume
96 cu.ft. 77 cu.ft. 95 cu.ft.
Rear Headroom
36.5 " 35.0 " 37.6 "
Rear Hiproom
48.1 " 45.3 " 53.3 "
Rear Shoulder Room
54.9 " 51.7 " 53.2 "
Rear Tread
59 " 61 " 61 "
Turning Radius
17.4 ' 17.7 ' 18.1 '
Wheelbase
106 " 101 " 103 "
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Rear Spoiler
lip wing lip
Bumpers
body-colored body-colored body-colored
Grille Moldings
black black with metal-look bar
Paint
clearcoat monotone clearcoat monotone clearcoat monotone
Exterior Mirrors
dual power remote heated dual power remote heated dual power remote heated
Rocker Panel Extensions
N/A N/A rocker panel extensions
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Anti-Lock Brakes (ABS)
4-wheel anti-lock brakes (ABS) 4-wheel anti-lock brakes (ABS) 4-wheel anti-lock brakes (ABS)
Daytime Running Lights
N/A daytime running lights daytime running lights
Front Impact Airbags
driver and passenger driver and passenger driver and passenger
Panic Alarm
panic alarm panic alarm panic alarm
Security System
security system security system security system
Safety Rating - Frontal
Driver N/A
Passenger N/A
Driver
Passenger
Driver N/A
Passenger N/A
Safety Rating - Side
Front Seat N/A
Rear Seat N/A
Front Seat
Rear Seat
Front Seat N/A
Rear Seat N/A
Center High Mounted Stop Light
center high mounted stop light center high mounted stop light center high mounted stop light
Driver Side Impact Airbags
seat mounted seat mounted seat mounted
Ignition Disable
immobilizer immobilizer immobilizer
Occupancy Sensor
N/A occupancy sensor occupancy sensor
Overhead Airbag
curtain 1st and 2nd row overhead airbags curtain 1st and 2nd row overhead airbags curtain 1st and 2nd row overhead airbags
Passenger Side Impact Airbag
seat mounted seat mounted seat mounted
Seatbelt Pretensioners
front front front
Side Impact Bars
side impact beams side impact beams side impact beams
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Accessories Months/Miles
48/50,000 N/A 36/36,000
Bumper to Bumper Months/Miles
48/50,000 36/36,000 36/36,000
Corrosion Perforation Months/Miles
60/unlimited 60/unlimited 60/unlimited
Major Components Months/Miles
48/50,000 60/60,000 60/60,000
Roadside Assistance Months/Miles
48/50,000 36/36,000 36/36,000
Invoice
$30,005 $26,205 $34,495
MSRP
$32,470 $28,390 $36,495
CarsDirect Price
N/A $27,100 N/A
Est. Monthly Payments
N/A $444 N/A
Used Starting Price
Average Cost to Fill Tank
$61 $50 $65