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Zip Code: 98109
2009 Mazda RX-8
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Fuel Economy City
16.0 mpg 22.0 mpg 18.0 mpg
Fuel Economy Hwy
22.0 mpg 28.0 mpg 25.0 mpg
Transmission
6-spd man w/OD 5-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
2 occupants
2 occupants
Radio
SIRIUS-ready AM/FM/Satellite-capable, seek-scan AM/FM stereo, clock, seek-scan XM AM/FM/Satellite, seek-scan
MP3 Player
MP3 decoder MP3 decoder MP3 decoder
Cruise Control
with steering wheel controls N/A with steering wheel controls
Cup Holder
front and rear front front
1-Touch Open
driver and passenger driver driver and passenger
Air Compressor
air compressor air compressor air compressor
Air Filter
air filter N/A air filter
Amplifier
amplifier N/A amplifier
Antenna
window grid fixed fixed
Auxiliary Visors
N/A N/A dual
Cargo Floor Trim
carpeted carpeted carpeted
Cargo Light
cargo light cargo light cargo light
Cargo Tie Downs
N/A N/A cargo tie downs
Climate Control
N/A N/A automatic air conditioning
Clock
in-dash N/A in-dash
Convertible Roof
N/A manual with glass rear window, Windblocker wind blocker power with lining, glass rear window, roll-over protection, wind blocker
Dome Light
fade dome light fade
Door Bins
dual dual dual
Door Locks
power with 2 stage unlock manual power with 2 stage unlock
Driver Foot Rest
driver foot rest driver foot rest driver foot rest
Exterior Temperature
exterior temperature N/A exterior temperature
Floor Console
full full full
Front Air Conditioning
manual manual N/A
Front Windows
power power power
Front Windshield Wipers
variable intermittent fixed interval variable intermittent
Fuel Filler Door Release
N/A N/A fuel filler door release
Garage Door Opener
HomeLink Wireless Control System N/A HomeLink Wireless Control System
Glove Box
locking locking locking
Instrument Display
analog analog digital/analog
Instrument Panel Storage
covered bin bin covered bin
Interior Concealed Storage
N/A interior concealed storage interior concealed storage
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 2
Radio Steering Wheel Controls
radio steering wheel controls N/A radio steering wheel controls
Reading Lights
front N/A front
Rear Defroster
rear defroster rear defroster rear defroster
Rear Heat Ducts
underseat ducts N/A N/A
Rear Windows
vented N/A N/A
Rearview Mirror
auto-dimming day-night day-night auto-dimming day-night
Remote Fuel Flap Release
mechanical mechanical N/A
Remote Keyless Entry
keyfob (front doors) N/A keyfob (all doors)
Retained Accessory Power
retained accessory power N/A retained accessory power
Seatback Storage
1 1 N/A
Smokers Package
ashtray N/A N/A
Speakers
9 Bose(R) 6 8 Bose
Steering Wheel
tilt sport tilt sport tilt
Steering Wheel Material
leather leather/metal-look leather
Systems Monitor
N/A N/A systems monitor
Tachometer
tachometer tachometer tachometer
Tinted Windows
light light light
Trip Computer
N/A N/A trip computer
Trip Odometer
trip odometer trip odometer trip odometer
Trunk/Hatch/Door Release
power mechanical N/A
Trunk Lid Trim
carpet N/A carpet
Vanity Mirrors
dual illuminated N/A dual illuminated
Volt Gauge
N/A N/A voltmeter gauge
Water Temp Gauge
engine temperature gauge engine temperature gauge engine temperature gauge
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Seating Capacity
4 occupants
2 occupants
2 occupants
Seat Trim
cloth/leather cloth cloth/leather
Rear Seats
bucket N/A N/A
Heated Front Seats
N/A N/A driver and front passenger heated-cushion, heated-seatback
Front Armrests
center center center
Front Seat Type
sport bucket sport
Front Headrests
fixed fixed adjustable
Front Driver Seat Direction Controls
6-way 6-way 8-way (4-way power)
Easy Entry
rear seat easy entry N/A N/A
Front Passenger Seat Direction Controls
4-way 4-way (4-way power)
Rear Headrests
fixed N/A N/A
Rear Armrests
center with pass-thru N/A N/A
Door Trim
leatherette vinyl simulated suede
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 leatherette
Gear Shift Knob Trim
leather/aluminum N/A leather/metal-look
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Front
Back
Side Profile
Interior Profile
Dashboard
Torque
159 @ 5500 140 @ 5000 270 @ 5200
Horsepower
232 @ 8500 167 @ 7000 332 @ 7000
Engine
1.3L Rotary 232 HP 2.0L I-4 167 HP 3.7L V-6 332 HP
Transmission
6-spd man w/OD 5-spd man w/OD 6-spd man w/OD
Fuel Tank
16.9 gal. 12.7 gal. 19.0 gal.
Range
316 miles 314 miles 402 miles
Drive Type
rear-wheel rear-wheel rear-wheel
Alternator
110 amp 100 amp 150 amp
Axle Ratio
4.78 4.10 3.69
Battery
490 amp 325 amp with run down protection
Exhaust
stainless steel with chrome tailpipe finish stainless steel with chrome tailpipe finish dual stainless steel with chrome tailpipe finish
Limited Slip Differential
Tochigi Fuji N/A N/A
Traction Control
driveline N/A ABS & driveline
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Electronic Stability
stability control N/A electronic stability
Wheels
19.0 " silver forged aluminum 16.0 " silver aluminum 18.0 " silver aluminum
Front Suspension
double wishbone double wishbone double wishbone
Rear Suspension
multi-link multi-link multi-link
Brakes
4-wheel disc 4-wheel disc 4-wheel disc
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
Bilstein 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
Bilstein 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 and rear
Front Tires
P225/40WR19.0BSW performance P205/50VR16.0BSW performance P225/50WR18.0BSW performance
Rear Tires (if different from Front)
N/A N/A 245/45
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Door Count
4 doors 2 doors 2 doors
Maximum Cargo Volume
7.6 cu.ft. 5.3 cu.ft. 4.2 cu.ft.
Exterior Width
69.7 " 67.7 " 72.8 "
Front Headroom
38.2 " 37.4 " 38.7 "
Rear Legroom
32.2 " N/A N/A
Curb Weight
3,064 lbs. 2,480 lbs. 3,497 lbs.
Drag Coefficient
.30 .34 .33
Exterior Height
52.8 " 49.0 " 52.2 "
Exterior Length
175.6 " 157.3 " 167.2 "
Front Hiproom
53.3 " 50.6 " 54.6 "
Front Legroom
42.7 " 43.1 " 42.9 "
Front Shoulder Room
54.8 " 53.2 " 54.4 "
Front Tread
59 " 59 " 61 "
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating
3,818 lbs. 3,078 lbs. 4,112 lbs.
Interior Cargo Volume
7.6 cu.ft. 5.3 cu.ft. 4.2 cu.ft.
Passenger Volume
89 cu.ft. N/A 52 cu.ft.
Rear Headroom
36.8 " N/A N/A
Rear Hiproom
48.1 " N/A N/A
Rear Shoulder Room
54.9 " N/A N/A
Rear Tread
59 " 59 " 63 "
Turning Radius
17.4 ' 15.4 ' 16.4 '
Wheelbase
106 " 92 " 100 "
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Rear Spoiler
wing N/A N/A
Bumpers
body-colored body-colored body-colored
Grille Moldings
black black N/A
Paint
clearcoat monotone clearcoat monotone clearcoat monotone
Exterior Mirrors
dual power remote heated dual power remote dual power remote heated
Rocker Panel Extensions
rocker panel extensions N/A N/A
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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)
Front Impact Airbags
driver and passenger driver and passenger w/passenger front-impact cancellable driver and passenger
Panic Alarm
panic alarm N/A panic alarm
Security System
security system N/A security system
Safety Rating - Frontal
Driver
Passenger
Driver N/A
Passenger N/A
Driver N/A
Passenger N/A
Safety Rating - Side
Front Seat
Rear Seat
Front Seat N/A
Rear Seat N/A
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
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 row overhead airbag
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
$29,538 $21,222 $37,848
MSRP
$31,930 $22,960 $40,870
Used Starting Price
Average Cost to Fill Tank
$65 $48 $73