Rotary Power - Mazda RX-8
The first version of the RX-8, the SE3P, produced from model years 2003 to 2008, is powered by the "RENESIS" 13B-MSP (multi side port) Wankel rotary engine displacing 1.3 litres (twin 654 cc rotors) which, when coupled with a six-speed manual transmission, will typically produce 237 hp (177 kW) at 8,200 rpm and 211 Nm (ECE) of torque at 5,500 rpm. The multi side port engine improves on fuel efficiency and emissions over the RX-7's engine The RX-8 is available in various models in different markets around the world. Standard models include: 6-speed manual "High Power" with an output of between 170 kW (231 hp) and 184 kW (247 hp) (250 PS) and a 9,000 rpm redline. 5-speed manual "Standard Power" tuned to 141 kW (192 hp) with the redline reduced to 7,500 rpm. 4-speed automatic tuned to 141 kW (189 hp) in some markets, while the U.S. automatic is stated to deliver 197 SAE net hp (158 kW). 6-speed automatic (available in the U.S. market as of 2006) developing 212 hp (158 kW) and 159 lb·ft (216 N·m) of torque with a redline at 7,500 rpm.
Mazda Rx8 vs S15 Silvia drifting @ Wall, NJ
http://Import2race.com Formula D Rd3 Wall Speedway,NJ June 6,2009 http://myspace.com/import2race
Mazda RX-8 vs BMW E36 M3 Time Attack Dominion Raceway
Chasing Jake Thiewes in his E36 M3 in my 2005 Mazda RX-8 at Dominion Raceway during the October 2016 NASA "Zombie Sprints" event in the Time Trial D (TTD) class. NASA TT is a time attack style event where the best lap of the day is counted. I set the current TTD lap /track record during this session. QUESTIONS OR COMMENTS? LEAVE THEM BELOW! SUBSCRIBE FOR MORE TIME ATTACK, TRACKDAY, AUTOCROSS, AND KARTING VIDEOS http://www.youtube.com/mchuffman MODIFICATIONS: Suspension/Wheels •Hotchkis RX-8 Swaybars •Bilstein B12 kit with progressive MCU bump stops •Rota RT5-R2 17x10 +50 wheels •Hankook RS3V2 255/40/17 tires Brakes •Hawk HP+ pads Engine •Pineapple Racing engine build •HKS Hi Power Exhaust •Racing Beat V2 midpipe •RX8 Performance pulley kit (water pump & alternator) •Race Roots poly engine mounts •T-Rex LS ignition upgrade •Vented oil cooler outlets •PCV oil catch can •U1R battery •CSF racing aluminum radiator w/ improved undertray and sealing •T-Rex S.S. oil cooler lines •Mazda heater hose restrictor orifice Interior •Modified driver’s seat for headroom
97 na supra vs rx8
RX8 VS 97 SUPRA N/A....Not my car BTW. videos is from streetfire.net