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Zip Code: 98109
2008 Mazda RX-8
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Fuel Economy City
16.0 mpg 21.0 mpg 26.0 mpg
Fuel Economy Hwy
22.0 mpg 28.0 mpg 34.0 mpg
Transmission
6-spd man w/OD 6-spd man w/OD 5-spd man w/OD
Bumper to Bumper Months/Miles
36/36,000 36/36,000 36/36,000
Seating Capacity
4 occupants
2 occupants
5 occupants
Radio
SIRIUS-ready AM/FM/Satellite-capable, seek-scan SIRIUS-ready AM/FM/Satellite-capable, clock, seek-scan radio prep
MP3 Player
N/A MP3 decoder N/A
Cruise Control
with steering wheel controls with steering wheel controls N/A
Cup Holder
front and rear front front
1-Touch Open
driver driver and passenger N/A
Air Compressor
air compressor air compressor N/A
Air Filter
air filter N/A N/A
Amplifier
amplifier amplifier N/A
Antenna
window grid fixed window grid
Cargo Floor Trim
carpeted carpeted carpeted
Cargo Light
cargo light cargo light cargo light
Clock
in-dash N/A N/A
Convertible Roof
N/A power with glass rear window, hard top, Windblocker wind blocker N/A
Dome Light
fade dome light fade
Door Bins
dual N/A dual
Door Locks
power with 2 stage unlock power with 2 stage unlock manual
Driver Foot Rest
driver foot rest driver foot rest driver foot rest
Exterior Temperature
exterior temperature N/A N/A
Floor Console
full full full
Front Air Conditioning
manual manual N/A
Front Windows
power power power
Front Windshield Wipers
variable intermittent fixed interval fixed interval
Garage Door Opener
HomeLink Wireless Control System N/A N/A
Glove Box
locking locking glove box
Instrument Display
analog analog digital/analog
Instrument Panel Storage
covered bin bin bin
Interior Concealed Storage
N/A interior concealed storage N/A
Lighter Elements
front N/A N/A
Oil Pressure Gauge
oil pressure gauge oil pressure gauge N/A
Overhead Console
mini with storage N/A N/A
Power Outlets
2 1 1
Radio Steering Wheel Controls
radio steering wheel controls radio steering wheel controls N/A
Reading Lights
front N/A N/A
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 Windows
vented N/A power
Rearview Mirror
auto-dimming day-night day-night day-night
Remote Fuel Flap Release
mechanical power mechanical
Remote Keyless Entry
keyfob (front doors) keyfob (all doors) N/A
Retained Accessory Power
retained accessory power N/A N/A
Seatback Storage
1 1 N/A
Smokers Package
ashtray N/A N/A
Speakers
9 Bose(R) 7 Bose(R) 4
Steering Wheel
tilt sport tilt sport telescopic tilt
Steering Wheel Material
leather leather/metal-look N/A
Sun Visor Strip
sun visor strip N/A N/A
Sunroof
express open N/A N/A
Tachometer
tachometer tachometer tachometer
Tinted Windows
light light light
Trip Odometer
trip odometer trip odometer trip odometer
Trunk/Hatch/Door Release
power mechanical mechanical
Trunk Lid Trim
carpet N/A N/A
Vanity Mirrors
dual illuminated N/A N/A
Water Temp Gauge
engine temperature gauge engine temperature gauge engine temperature gauge
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Seating Capacity
4 occupants
2 occupants
5 occupants
Seat Trim
cloth leather cloth
Rear Seats
bucket N/A full bench
Heated Front Seats
N/A driver and front passenger heated-cushion, heated-seatback N/A
Front Armrests
center N/A N/A
Front Seat Type
bucket bucket bucket
Front Headrests
fixed fixed adjustable
Front Driver Seat Direction Controls
6-way 6-way 6-way
Front Passenger Seat Direction Controls
4-way 4-way 4-way
Rear Headrests
fixed N/A adjustable
Rear Armrests
center with pass-thru N/A N/A
Door Trim
cloth leatherette cloth
Headliner
full cloth N/A full cloth
Floor Trim
carpet carpet carpet
Floor Mats
carpeted front & rear carpet front N/A
Dashboard Insert
piano black piano black N/A
Gear Shift Knob Trim
leather/aluminum leather metal-look
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Front
Back
Side Profile
Interior Profile
Dashboard
Torque
159 @ 5500 140 @ 5000 139 @ 6100
Horsepower
232 @ 8500 166 @ 6700 197 @ 7800
Engine
1.3L Rotary 232 HP 2.0L I-4 166 HP 1.8L I-4 140 HP
Transmission
6-spd man w/OD 6-spd man w/OD 5-spd man w/OD
Fuel Tank
15.9 gal. 12.7 gal. 13.2 gal.
Range
297 miles 307 miles 391 miles
Drive Type
rear-wheel rear-wheel front-wheel
Alternator
100 amp 100 amp N/A
Axle Ratio
4.44 4.10 4.29
Battery
490 amp 325 amp 410 amp
Exhaust
stainless steel with chrome tailpipe finish stainless steel with chrome tailpipe finish stainless steel
Limited Slip Differential
Tochigi Fuji N/A N/A
Traction Control
driveline N/A N/A
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Electronic Stability
stability control N/A N/A
Wheels
18.0 " silver aluminum 17.0 " silver aluminum 15.0 " steel
Front Suspension
double wishbone double wishbone strut
Rear Suspension
multi-link multi-link double wishbone
Brakes
4-wheel disc 4-wheel disc front disc/rear drum
Ride
sport N/A N/A
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 gas-pressurized
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 steering cooler N/A
Vented Disc Brakes
front and rear front front
Front Tires
P225/45WR18.0BSW performance P205/45WR17.0BSW performance P195/65HR15.0BSW AS
Spare Tire and Wheel
N/A N/A compact steel
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Door Count
4 doors 2 doors 4 doors
Maximum Cargo Volume
7.6 cu.ft. 5.3 cu.ft. 12.0 cu.ft.
Exterior Width
69.7 " 67.7 " 69.0 "
Front Headroom
36.8 " 37.0 " 39.4 "
Rear Legroom
32.2 " N/A 34.6 "
Curb Weight
3,045 lbs. 2,575 lbs. 2,628 lbs.
Drag Coefficient
.31 N/A N/A
Exterior Height
52.8 " 49.4 " 56.5 "
Exterior Length
174.3 " 157.3 " 176.7 "
Front Hiproom
53.3 " 50.6 " 51.9 "
Front Legroom
42.7 " 43.1 " 42.2 "
Front Shoulder Room
54.8 " 53.2 " 53.7 "
Front Tread
59 " 59 " 59 "
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating
3,810 lbs. 3,122 lbs. N/A
Interior Cargo Volume
7.6 cu.ft. 5.3 cu.ft. 12.0 cu.ft.
Max Trailer Weight
N/A N/A 1,000 lbs.
Passenger Volume
89 cu.ft. N/A 91 cu.ft.
Rear Headroom
36.5 " N/A 37.4 "
Rear Hiproom
48.1 " N/A 51.0 "
Rear Shoulder Room
54.9 " N/A 52.4 "
Rear Tread
59 " 59 " 60 "
Turning Radius
17.4 ' 15.4 ' 17.4 '
Wheelbase
106 " 92 " 106 "
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Bumpers
body-colored body-colored body-colored
Grille Moldings
black black w/chrome surround with chrome bar
Paint
clearcoat monotone clearcoat monotone clearcoat monotone
Exterior Mirrors
dual power remote dual power remote dual manual remote
Bodyside Moldings
N/A N/A body-colored
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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 N/A daytime running lights
Front Impact Airbags
driver and passenger driver and passenger w/passenger front-impact cancellable driver and passenger
Panic Alarm
panic alarm panic alarm N/A
Security System
security system N/A N/A
Safety Rating - Frontal
Driver
Passenger
Driver N/A
Passenger N/A
Driver
Passenger
Safety Rating - Side
Front Seat
Rear Seat
Front Seat N/A
Rear Seat N/A
Front Seat
Rear Seat
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
Head Protection
N/A driver and passenger N/A
Ignition Disable
immobilizer immobilizer immobilizer
Occupancy Sensor
occupancy sensor occupancy sensor occupancy sensor
Overhead Airbag
curtain 1st and 2nd row overhead airbags N/A 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
36/36,000 36/36,000 36/36,000
Bumper to Bumper Months/Miles
36/36,000 36/36,000 36/36,000
Corrosion Perforation Months/Miles
60/unlimited 60/unlimited 60/unlimited
Major Components Months/Miles
60/60,000 60/60,000 60/60,000
Roadside Assistance Months/Miles
36/36,000 36/36,000 N/A
Invoice
$27,318 $25,046 $13,842
MSRP
$29,535 $27,110 $15,010
Used Starting Price
Average Cost to Fill Tank
$61 $48 $50