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Zip Code: 98109
2008 Mazda RX-8
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Fuel Economy City
16.0 mpg 20.0 mpg 21.0 mpg
Fuel Economy Hwy
22.0 mpg 29.0 mpg 29.0 mpg
Transmission
6-spd man w/OD 6-spd man w/OD 6-spd man w/OD
Bumper to Bumper Months/Miles
36/36,000 36/36,000 36/36,000
Seating Capacity
4 occupants
5 occupants
5 occupants
Radio
SIRIUS-ready AM/FM/Satellite-capable, seek-scan SIRIUS-ready AM/FM/Satellite-capable, clock, seek-scan AM/FM stereo, clock, 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 and rear 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 N/A amplifier
Antenna
window grid window grid window grid
Cargo Floor Trim
carpeted carpeted carpeted
Cargo Light
cargo light cargo light cargo light
Cargo Tie Downs
N/A cargo tie downs N/A
Clock
in-dash N/A N/A
Dome Light
fade fade 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 manual manual
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 locking glove box
Instrument Display
analog analog digital/analog
Instrument Panel Storage
covered bin covered bin bin
Lighter Elements
front N/A N/A
Oil Pressure Gauge
oil pressure gauge N/A N/A
Overhead Console
mini with storage mini with storage N/A
Power Outlets
2 2 2
Radio Steering Wheel Controls
radio steering wheel controls radio steering wheel controls radio steering wheel controls
Radio Theft Deterrent
N/A N/A radio theft deterrent
Reading Lights
front front front
Rear Child Safety Door Locks
N/A rear child safety door locks 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 underseat ducts underseat ducts
Rear Windows
vented power power
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 2 1
Smokers Package
ashtray N/A N/A
Speakers
9 Bose(R) 6 7
Steering Wheel
tilt sport telescopic tilt telescopic tilt
Steering Wheel Material
leather N/A leather/metal-look
Sun Visor Strip
sun visor strip sun visor strip N/A
Sunroof
express open N/A express open/close
Tachometer
tachometer tachometer tachometer
Tinted Windows
light light light
Trip Odometer
trip odometer trip odometer trip odometer
Trunk/Hatch/Door Release
power power mechanical
Trunk Lid Trim
carpet carpet N/A
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
5 occupants
5 occupants
Seat Trim
cloth cloth premium cloth
Rear Seats
bucket 60-40 bench 60-40 bench
Front Armrests
center center center
Front Seat Type
bucket bucket sport
Front Headrests
fixed adjustable 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 adjustable adjustable
Rear Armrests
center with pass-thru center center
Door Trim
cloth cloth cloth
Headliner
full cloth full cloth full cloth
Floor Trim
carpet carpet carpet
Floor Mats
carpeted front & rear carpeted front & rear carpeted front & rear
Dashboard Insert
piano black metal-look N/A
Gear Shift Knob Trim
leather/aluminum N/A leather/aluminum
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Front
Back
Side Profile
Interior Profile
Dashboard
Torque
159 @ 5500 167 @ 4000 128 @ 4300
Horsepower
232 @ 8500 170 @ 6000 140 @ 6300
Engine
1.3L Rotary 232 HP 2.5L I-4 170 HP 2.0L I-4 197 HP
Transmission
6-spd man w/OD 6-spd man w/OD 6-spd man w/OD
Fuel Tank
15.9 gal. 18.5 gal. 13.2 gal.
Range
297 miles 445 miles 325 miles
Drive Type
rear-wheel front-wheel front-wheel
Alternator
100 amp 100 amp N/A
Axle Ratio
4.44 4.39 4.77
Battery
490 amp 590 amp with run down protection 410 amp
Exhaust
stainless steel with chrome tailpipe finish stainless steel with chrome tailpipe finish stainless steel with chrome tailpipe finish
Limited Slip Differential
Tochigi Fuji N/A limited slip differential
Traction Control
driveline ABS & driveline ABS & driveline
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Electronic Stability
stability control stability control stability control
Wheels
18.0 " silver aluminum 16.0 " steel 17.0 " silver aluminum
Front Suspension
double wishbone double wishbone strut
Rear Suspension
multi-link multi-link 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 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
Vented Disc Brakes
front and rear front front
Front Tires
P225/45WR18.0BSW performance P205/65HR16.0BSW AS P215/45VR17.0BSW performance AS
Spare Tire and Wheel
N/A compact steel compact steel
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Door Count
4 doors 4 doors 4 doors
Maximum Cargo Volume
7.6 cu.ft. 16.6 cu.ft. 12.0 cu.ft.
Exterior Width
69.7 " 72.4 " 69.0 "
Front Headroom
36.8 " 39.4 " 38.1 "
Rear Legroom
32.2 " 38.0 " 34.6 "
Curb Weight
3,045 lbs. 3,258 lbs. 2,959 lbs.
Drag Coefficient
.31 .27 N/A
Exterior Height
52.8 " 57.9 " 56.5 "
Exterior Length
174.3 " 193.7 " 177.3 "
Front Gross Axle Weight Rating
N/A 2,286 lbs. N/A
Front Hiproom
53.3 " 55.1 " 51.9 "
Front Legroom
42.7 " 42.5 " 42.2 "
Front Shoulder Room
54.8 " 57.3 " 53.6 "
Front Tread
59 " 63 " 59 "
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating
3,810 lbs. 4,340 lbs. N/A
Interior Cargo Volume
7.6 cu.ft. 16.6 cu.ft. 12.0 cu.ft.
Passenger Volume
89 cu.ft. 102 cu.ft. 88 cu.ft.
Rear Gross Axle Weight Rating
N/A 2,062 lbs. N/A
Rear Headroom
36.5 " 37.3 " 36.7 "
Rear Hiproom
48.1 " 55.9 " 51.0 "
Rear Shoulder Room
54.9 " 56.5 " 52.3 "
Rear Tread
59 " 63 " 60 "
Turning Radius
17.4 ' 17.7 ' 17.7 '
Wheelbase
106 " 110 " 106 "
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Rear Spoiler
N/A N/A wing
Bumpers
body-colored body-colored body-colored
Grille Moldings
black body-colored body-colored
Paint
clearcoat monotone clearcoat monotone clearcoat monotone
Exterior Mirrors
dual power remote dual power remote dual power 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 driver and passenger
Panic Alarm
panic alarm panic alarm panic alarm
Security System
security system N/A security system
Safety Rating - Frontal
Driver
Passenger
Driver
Passenger
Driver
Passenger
Safety Rating - Side
Front Seat
Rear Seat
Front Seat
Rear Seat
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
Ignition Disable
immobilizer immobilizer immobilizer
Occupancy Sensor
occupancy sensor 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
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 $18,913 $20,349
MSRP
$29,535 $20,450 $22,105
Used Starting Price
Average Cost to Fill Tank
$61 $71 $50