2017 Mazda RX-8 Successor Set for Next Year Market. The latest news from this Japanese auto market is the upcoming release on the new 2017 Mazda RX8, replacing the previous model released a few years ago. The new model is reported to be a breakthrough version with many great things to offer. Check out the following detail on the car.
2017 Mazda RX-8 Specifications
This new 2017 Mazda RX-8 successor is going to use Wankel Rotary engine along with Mazda Skyactive to make sure this engine performs ultimately without being too much in fuel and oil consumption. Most possibly, this engine will deliver power through the rear-wheel drive configuration. From the spread news, the engine will be paired with six manual transmissions with five-speed automatic transmission should be available as an option as well. Mazda expects the engine to generate around 300 hp of power output, which means an improvement from the last performance of the engine. However, the official specs and performance are not revealed yet so far.
Exterior and Interior
This new model will be a coupe car that caters only two adults in the seats. This car is also reported to be built on the MX-5 platform in stretched version to accommodate the powertrain engine. The complete details are not announced yet so far, but Mazda confirms they are preparing for quick revs, better compression ratio, and lower weight on the entire design.
Details on the new Mazda RX-8 2017 interior part are unknown so far. However, looking at the other 2017 trims from this brand, the new coupe should receive updated features and systems. Technology should be upgraded as well, along with new safety features and fine trimming.
2017 Mazda RX-8 Release Date and Price
It is hard to estimate when this car should be ready. It is supposed to be a successor on 2017 model timeline. It means the release can be around the end of this year, or later in 2017. Price is not yet known as well with too many details remain unknown so far. However, this car is expected to be a serious rival for few cars like Scion FR-S, Subaru BRZ, and Toyota 86. Let’s wait for further details on this car.
From these specs alone, this car is going to be a very performing car with high power to offer. We should receive updates on more revealed details of this new car very soon. With brand’s reputation and good build, the new 2017 Mazda RX8 will make a hit again in the market.
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