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Zip Code: 20146
2009 Mazda RX-8
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Fuel Economy City
16.0 mpg 21.0 mpg 21.0 mpg
Fuel Economy Hwy
22.0 mpg 31.0 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 AM/FM/Satellite, seek-scan AM/FM stereo, clock, seek-scan
MP3 Player
MP3 decoder MP3 decoder MP3 decoder
Cruise Control
with steering wheel controls cruise control with steering wheel controls
Cup Holder
front and rear front and rear front
1-Touch Open
driver and passenger front and rear 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 diversity window grid
Cargo Concealed Storage
N/A cargo concealed storage N/A
Cargo Cover
N/A rigid N/A
Cargo Floor Trim
carpeted carpeted carpeted
Cargo Light
cargo light cargo light cargo light
Cargo Tie Downs
N/A cargo tie downs N/A
Check Control
N/A redundant digital speedometer N/A
Climate Control
N/A Climatic N/A
Clock
in-dash in-dash N/A
Compass
N/A compass 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 Climatic 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
Heated Front Wipers
N/A jets N/A
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 radio theft deterrent radio theft deterrent
Reading Lights
front front & rear front
Rear Child Safety Door Locks
N/A rear child safety door locks N/A
Rear Defroster
rear defroster rear defroster rear defroster
Rear Door Bins
N/A rear door bins N/A
Rear Heat Ducts
underseat ducts underseat ducts N/A
Rear Windows
vented power fixed
Rear Windshield Wiper
N/A fixed interval N/A
Rearview Mirror
auto-dimming day-night day-night day-night
Refrigerated Box
N/A glovebox N/A
Remote Fuel Flap Release
mechanical power 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) 8 7
Steering Wheel
tilt sport telescopic tilt sport telescopic tilt
Steering Wheel Material
leather leather leather/metal-look
Sunroof
N/A N/A express open/close
Systems Monitor
N/A systems monitor N/A
Tachometer
tachometer tachometer tachometer
Tinted Windows
light light light
Trip Computer
N/A trip computer N/A
Trip Odometer
trip odometer trip odometer trip odometer
Trunk/Hatch/Door Release
power power mechanical
Trunk Lid Trim
carpet plastic 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/leather premium cloth premium cloth
Rear Seats
bucket 60-40 bench 60-40 bench
Heated Front Seats
N/A driver and front passenger heated-cushion, heated-seatback N/A
Front Armrests
center center center
Front Seat Type
sport sport sport
Front Headrests
fixed adjustable adjustable
Front Driver Seat Direction Controls
6-way 6-way 6-way
Easy Entry
rear seat easy entry N/A rear seat easy entry
Front Passenger Seat Direction Controls
4-way 6-way 4-way
Rear Headrests
fixed adjustable adjustable
Rear Armrests
center with pass-thru center with pass-thru N/A
Door Trim
leatherette 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 piano black N/A
Gear Shift Knob Trim
leather/aluminum leather/aluminum leather/aluminum
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Front
Back
Side Profile
Interior Profile
Dashboard
Torque
159 @ 5500 207 @ 1800-5000 128 @ 4300
Horsepower
232 @ 8500 200 @ 5100-6000 140 @ 6300
Engine
1.3L Rotary 232 HP 2.0L I-4 200 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
16.9 gal. 14.5 gal. 13.2 gal.
Range
316 miles 370 miles 325 miles
Drive Type
rear-wheel front-wheel front-wheel
Alternator
110 amp 120 amp N/A
Axle Ratio
4.78 3.94 4.77
Battery
490 amp 480 amp with run down protection 410 amp
Exhaust
stainless steel with chrome tailpipe finish stainless steel with polished tailpipe finish stainless steel with chrome tailpipe finish
Limited Slip Differential
Tochigi Fuji brake actuated limited slip differential
Traction Control
driveline ABS & driveline ABS & driveline
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Electronic Stability
stability control electronic stability VSA
Wheels
19.0 " silver forged aluminum 17.0 " silver aluminum 17.0 " silver aluminum
Front Suspension
double wishbone strut strut
Rear Suspension
multi-link multi-link double wishbone
Brakes
4-wheel disc 4-wheel disc 4-wheel disc
Ride
sport sport sport
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
Vented Disc Brakes
front and rear front front
Front Tires
P225/40WR19.0BSW performance P225/45HR17.0BSW performance AS P215/45VR17.0BSW performance AS
Spare Tire and Wheel
N/A full-size steel compact steel
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Door Count
4 doors 4 doors 2 doors
Maximum Cargo Volume
7.6 cu.ft. 46.0 cu.ft. 11.5 cu.ft.
Exterior Width
69.7 " 70.0 " 68.9 "
Front Headroom
38.2 " 39.3 " 37.8 "
Rear Legroom
32.2 " 35.5 " 30.3 "
Curb Weight
3,064 lbs. 3,113 lbs. 2,895 lbs.
Drag Coefficient
.30 .32 N/A
Exterior Height
52.8 " 57.8 " 55.0 "
Exterior Length
175.6 " 165.8 " 175.5 "
Front Hiproom
53.3 " N/A 53.0 "
Front Legroom
42.7 " 41.2 " 42.6 "
Front Shoulder Room
54.8 " 54.7 " 53.9 "
Front Tread
59 " 60 " 59 "
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating
3,818 lbs. 4,256 lbs. N/A
Interior Cargo Volume
7.6 cu.ft. 15.3 cu.ft. 11.5 cu.ft.
Interior Cargo Volume w/Seats Folded
N/A 46.0 cu.ft. N/A
Passenger Volume
89 cu.ft. 93 cu.ft. 83 cu.ft.
Payload
N/A 997 lbs. N/A
Rear Headroom
36.8 " 38.5 " 34.7 "
Rear Hiproom
48.1 " N/A 49.2 "
Rear Shoulder Room
54.9 " 54.6 " 52.1 "
Rear Tread
59 " 60 " 60 "
Turning Radius
17.4 ' 17.9 ' 17.8 '
Wheelbase
106 " 102 " 104 "
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Rear Spoiler
wing lip wing
Bumpers
body-colored body-colored body-colored
Grille Moldings
black black body-colored
Paint
clearcoat monotone clearcoat monotone clearcoat monotone
Exterior Mirrors
dual power remote heated dual power remote heated dual power remote
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)
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
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 III immobilizer
Occupancy Sensor
occupancy sensor occupancy sensor occupancy sensor
Overhead Airbag
curtain 1st and 2nd row overhead airbags Side Curtain Protection(R)s 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 N/A 36/36,000
Bumper to Bumper Months/Miles
36/36,000 36/36,000 36/36,000
Corrosion Perforation Months/Miles
60/unlimited 144/unlimited 60/unlimited
Maintenance Months/Miles
N/A 36/36,000 N/A
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 $22,446 $20,303
MSRP
$31,930 $24,070 $22,055
Used Starting Price
Average Cost to Fill Tank
$65 $55 $50