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Mazda RX-8 2012

The 2012 Mazda RX-8 range of configurations is currently priced from $12,600. Our most recent review of the 2012 Mazda RX-8 resulted in a score of 7 out of 10 for that particular example. You can read the full review here.

This is what Ewan Kennedy liked most about this particular version of the Mazda RX-8: Excellent handling, Unique rotary performance, Surprisingly large boot

The 2012 Mazda RX-8 carries a braked towing capacity of up to 950 Kg, but check to ensure this applies to the configuration you're considering.

Mazda RX-8 2012 Price and Specs

The Mazda RX-8 2012 is currently available from $12,600 for the RX-8 Luxury up to $18,920 for the RX-8 GT.

Pricing guides

$15,760
Based on third party pricing data
Lowest Price
$12,600
Highest Price
$18,920
Mazda RX-8 Model Body Type Specs Price from Price to
GT Coupe 1.3L PULP 6 SP MAN $13,100 $18,920
Luxury Coupe 1.3L PULP 6 SP AUTO $13,000 $18,810
Luxury Coupe 1.3L PULP 6 SP MAN $12,600 $18,260
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Mazda RX-8 2012 Q&As

Check out real-world situations relating to the Mazda RX-8 2012 here, particularly what our experts have to say about them.

  • How to remove a Mazda RX-8 radio?

    Turn the gear knob anti-clockwise, the pop the centre console out using trim removal tools. Remove two Phillips head screws holding the base of the radio trim and ashtray to the centre console support structure. Pull the ashtray and cigarette lighter assembly out. Remove the plastic trim from under the steering column, then remove the two Phillips head screws under the radio trim panel in the centre console, and one bolt tucked up the side of the radio unit which is accessed from the passenger side. The radio then pops out of its clips when lifted from the bottom of the unit..

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Mazda RX-8 2012 Wheel size

Wheel size for the 2012 Mazda RX-8 will vary depending on model chosen, although keep in mind that many manufacturers offer alternate wheel sizes as options on many models.The wheel size available will alter the range of tyres available to be fitted. Standard wheel sizes on the Mazda RX-8 vary from 18x8 inches to 19x8 inches.

Mazda RX-8 Model Body Type Front Tyre Size Front Rim Rear Tyre Size Rear Rim
Luxury Coupe 225x45 R18 18x8 inches 225x45 R18 18x8 inches
GT Coupe 225x40 R19 19x8 inches 225x40 R19 19x8 inches
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Mazda RX-8 2012 Fuel consumption

Fuel consumption for the 2012 Mazda RX-8 is dependent on the type of engine, transmission, or model chosen. The Mazda RX-8 currently offers fuel consumption from 12.1 to 12.9L/100km. The Mazda RX-8 is available with the following fuel type: PULP.

Mazda RX-8 Model Body Type Specs Fuel Consumption
GT Coupe 1.3L,PULP,6 SP MAN 12.9L/100km
Luxury Coupe 1.3L,PULP,6 SP AUTO 12.1L/100km
Luxury Coupe 1.3L,PULP,6 SP AUTO 12.1L/100km
Luxury Coupe 1.3L,PULP,6 SP MAN 12.9L/100km
Luxury Coupe 1.3L,PULP,6 SP MAN 12.9L/100km
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Mazda RX-8 2012 Dimensions

Dimensions for the 2012 Mazda RX-8 are dependent on which body type is chosen. The maximum width and height is 1770mm x 1340mm and can vary on the basis of model.

Dimensions for the Mazda RX-8 2012 Dimensions  include 1340mm height, 1770mm width, 4435mm length.
Mazda RX-8 Model Body Type Height x Width x Length Ground Clearance
Luxury Coupe 1340x1770x4435 mm 100 mm
GT Coupe 1340x1770x4435 mm 100 mm
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Mazda RX-8 2012 Towing capacity

The Mazda RX-8’s towing capacity ranges from 650kg to 950kg. Some models also offer heavy-duty or towing option packs which can increase towing capacity, as well as options which can hamper towing capacity. Towing capacities can vary wildly on a large number of factors. These include engine, transmission, model, and options chosen. Always check with the manufacturer or in your vehicles handbook before attempting to tow anything.

Mazda RX-8 Model Body Type Specs Braked Capacity
Luxury Coupe 1.3L,PULP,6 SP MAN 950kg
Luxury Coupe 1.3L,PULP,6 SP AUTO 650kg
GT Coupe 1.3L,PULP,6 SP MAN 950kg
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