The latest Mazda RX-8 cars in stock
Like to beat your own path in life? Then you'll probably enjoy a used Mazda RX-8 coupe the ultimate maverick's car. For starters, there are two rear-hinged doors, the engine is a unique rotary affair and the design is somewhat radical. That said, the cabin is practical and you can get two adults in the back in reasonable comfort. Revisions came in 2008, with a sharp-looking new model, the RX-8 R3, and the dropping of the lower-power engine.The used Mazda RX-8's one engine comes in 192bhp or 231bhp. The smaller engine pulls better, but that's normal in the strange land of the RX-8. It's also a 1.3-litre, with the rotary system delivering the enhanced power. The 231bhp version will fly to 60mph in 6.2 seconds - great fun if you can live with the 25mpg. Standard kit is impressive, with even the cheaper model offering a Bose sound system with autochanger. High-power versions include features like xenon headlights, lowered suspension, OZ alloys and Recaro seats. Safety-wise, there are six airbags, traction control and stability control.