2017 Mazda RX7 price, concept
2017 Mazda RX7 is designated to be launched on as a renewed version on the completion of its 50th anniversary since it was first launched in 1967. This eye grabbing sports car is going to be powered by a rotary engine which is supposed to bring about immense improvement in its performance. Its body frame is borrowed from RX8 and bears similarities with Mazda MX5 Miata. This sports car surely is a looker with its extraordinary angular dimensions. Let have a better look into its configurations.
2017 Mazda RX7: Redesign Exterior and Interior
2017 Mazda RX7 will be bigger in dimensions when compared to the Mazda MX5, though it has adopted its body design from this car. But Mazda is making use of lightweight material for its platform, reducing its weight to around 1250 kg, just like the Toyotas. This reduced weight will contribute to an enhanced performance and improved fuel economy, but at the same time it will heighten the swiftness of this sports car.
The look it is obtaining is muscular and aggressive while at the same time its looks slender and very, very sporty. Adoption of the KODO body design has provided with an angular look, with sharp bodylines. The chassis is new and elaborate, the headlights are uniquely shaped and their eccentricity is highlighted by the very styling and designing of this car. Its design is such that it will hardly be possible for potent rivals to mimic. A reduction in its weight was also a result of the choice made by Mazda to provide 2017 Mazda RX7 with a classic and cozy coupe with two doors. All of these feature work together to provide this esteemed sports car a very sensuous appearance!
2017 Mazda RX7: Engine Specs
If the rumors turn out to be true, 2017 Mazda RX7 will be driven by a Wankel rotary engine. RX7 first generation used an engine of 1.3 lt. fuel capacity but it only produced a modest 133 HP. This recent Mazda RX7 is going to use a 1.1 lt. rotary turbocharged engine, and buyers are looking at something like 300 HP, and that’s only for the base version. The higher versions, this engine is going to pump up as much as 450 HP. Yes, that certainly is a hell lot of improvement. And coupled with its light weight body frame, it is going to offer an improved fuel economy and Mazda is also looking forward, hoping for much better performance.
This new engine of 2017 Mazda RX7 will work fine with the car’s previous transmission system. This means the car is going to hold onto its old six speed manual transmission or five speed auto transmission.
2017 Mazda RX7: Release Date and Price
There is no certainty about the date of its release, but 2017 Mazda RX7 is expected to be unveiled on the eve of its 50th anniversary celebration, which would be held in May 2017, as suggested by the sources. In the absence of any hint provided by Mazda about the pricings of this desirable new sports car, it becomes a little hard to take a guess. But market speculations suggest that its base versions should start somewhere around $ 30 000.