Research 2007 Mazda RX-8 specs for the trims available. Choose the desired trim / style from the dropdown list to see the corresponding specs.

Sport 4dr Coupe Auto Sport


Brake Type Pwr
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.9 x - TBD -
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.9 x - TBD -
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Brake ABS System 4-wheel
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 12.7 x - TBD -
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)

Cargo Area Dimensions

Trunk Volume (ft³) 7.6

Cooling System

Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 8.7


Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 100
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD -


SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 212 @ 7500
Engine Order Code
Engine Type Gas Rotary
Displacement 1.3L/80
Fuel System MPFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 159 @ 5500

Exterior Dimensions

Liftover Height (in) - TBD -
Track Width, Rear (in) 59.3
Track Width, Front (in) 58.9
Height, Overall (in) 52.8
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 69.7
Length, Overall (in) 174.3
Wheelbase (in) 106.4
Min Ground Clearance (in) 4.7

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 15.9

Interior Dimensions

Front Leg Room (in) 42.7
Front Head Room (in) 38.2
Second Head Room (in) 36.8
Second Leg Room (in) 32.2
Second Shoulder Room (in) 54.9
Second Hip Room (in) 48.1
Front Shoulder Room (in) 54.8
Passenger Capacity 4
Passenger Volume (ft³) 89.0
Front Hip Room (in) 53.3


EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 25
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 18


Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 16.43
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 34.8
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) 36.8
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.99


Body Style 4 Door Coupe
Vehicle Name Mazda RX-8
Vehicle Name Mazda RX-8


Suspension Type - Rear Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) Sport-Tuned
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD -
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front Double Wishbone
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) Sport-Tuned


Spare Tire Order Code
Front Tire Order Code
Rear Tire Order Code
Front Tire Size P225/45R18
Front Tire Size P225/55R16
Rear Tire Size P225/45R18
Rear Tire Size P225/55R16
Spare Tire Size - TBD -
Spare Tire Size


Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)


Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.17
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.58
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.71
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.40
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.06
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.54
Trans Description Cont. Again
Trans Description Cont. Automatic
Trans Type 6
Trans Order Code
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 4.30
Clutch Size (in)


EPA Classification Sub-compact

Weight Information

Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3075


Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7.5
Front Wheel Size (in) 18 x 8.0
Spare Wheel Size (in)
Front Wheel Material Aluminum
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7.5
Spare Wheel Size (in) - TBD -
Rear Wheel Size (in) 18 x 8.0