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Is this the 2022 Mazda RX-7?

The FD Mazda RX-7 is arguably the most beautiful sports car to have come from Japan. It last rolled off the factory in 2002 and a successor is yet to be anywhere in sights, with the project a constant on and off affair at Mazda. We are all keen to …

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Japan’s D1 Grand Prix Rotary Powered Monsters

The rotary engine has a near cult like following around the world, the tiny metal barrel of spinning dorito’s has proven to be a modifiers dream with its light weight and huge power output. And nowhere is the spirit of the rotary engine more alive than in the heat of …

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Report: next-gen Mazda RX-7 to be lightweight with 335kW

Is Mazda going to build a new RX-7? We hope to have an answer. While so far nothing is official, a new report has surfaced, providing early details about the next-generation rotary sports car. According to the report the new RX-7 will have a 1.6-litre turbocharged rotary engine, developed from …

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Mazda RX revival to be turbocharged with no less than 300kW

Mazda’s upcoming rotary-powered sports car is to employ the company’s new turbocharged SKYACTIV-R engine, said drivetrain and powertrain assistant manager Tetsushi Marutani. The Japanese company’s highly anticipated RX revival model was previewed by the RX-Vision concept at last year’s Tokyo Motor Show. The concept car received highly positive response for its …

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Next-gen Mazda RX-7 zooms in for release in 2017

The cult Mazda RX-7 will be resurrected by Mazda, after a decade in hibernation. The news was confirmed by the company’s sports car development chief, Nobuhiro Yamamoto, and is scheduled for a 2017 release. The next-generation RX-7 will likely get a naturally-aspirated rotary engine like its forebears, possibly the 16X …

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