Are RX-8 fast?
Is the RX-8 fast? The current RX-8 is powered by a compact 13B twin rotor Renesis engine making 232 HP at a screaming 8,200 RPM and 155 lb-ft of torque. This allows the RX-8 to accelerate from 0 to 60 MPH in just 6.4 seconds and reach a top speed of 145 MPH.
How fast is a stock RX-8?
|Renesis 4-Port||2-Rotor||139 mph (224 km/h)|
|Renesis 6-Port||2-Rotor||146 mph (235 km/h)|
|Renesis II 4-Port||2-Rotor||140 mph (230 km/h)|
|Renesis II 6-Port||2-Rotor||147 mph (237 km/h)|
Is the RX-8 unreliable?
The first generation RX8, generally isn’t very reliable. I’ve seen very well cared for RX8’s last almost 200k miles without a rebuild, but that’s not the norm. That being said, even the later models of RX8 won’t be reliable if you can’t do the maintenance, which is more than your average car.
How fast is a 2009 RX-8?
The Mazda RX-8 top speed is 145 mph. The transmission fluid needs to be replaced every 30,000 to 60,000 miles.
Are RX-8 expensive to maintain?
The annual maintenance cost of a Mazda RX-8 is $517. Repair and maintenance costs vary depending on age, mileage, location and shop.
Is a Mazda RX-8 a JDM car?
Mazda has announced the RX-8 Spirit R special edition for the Japanese domestic market (JDM).