New 2017 Mazda RX-7 Launch Date and Details

Although a great deal about the 2017 Mazda RX-7 is nevertheless to be confirmed, there’re plenty of rumors going on about which engines it will present, when it will go for sale and for how a great deal, and its capacity. Perfectly, this evaluation is in depth and attempts to demystify a great deal of what is continue to dependent on speculation. Study on for a lot more news about its launch day, price, and exterior and interior changes.

2017 Mazda RX-7 crimson colour, headlights, grille and alloy wheels

The model traces its roots pretty much four decades in the past when it was offered as a substitution for the Savanna RX-7 model. It was then marketed alongside the Cosmo luxury coupe and was the next model in Mazda’s lineup to feature a Wankel rotary engine. The engine was able to supply all around 133 horsepower which by then was fairly an spectacular output in its course. Nonetheless, the RX-7 reached its ultimate operate at the flip of the millennium, as the automaker was performing on the RX-8.

2017 Mazda RX-7 crimson colour, taillights and tailpipe

Just like the RX-7 just before it, the RX-8 arrived with the same powertrain but enhanced its electricity generation to all around 247 ponies. And based on the sector, buyers experienced the possibility of pairing the engines with possibly a 5-pace guide, six-pace guide, or an computerized. The rear-hinged, freestyle rear door the RX-8 experienced built its pretty renowned then. Perfectly, as destiny would have it, the RX lineup was axed entirely in 2012. But in accordance to speculations, it appears Mazda has stealthily been performing on reviving the RX lineup and in certain the RX-7.

2017 Mazda RX-7 crimson colour, exterior

During the 2015 Tokyo Motor Exhibit, Mazda confirmed that it would be featuring the RX-7 just before the flip of this 10 years. The factor is, no a person understands for positive what Mazda intended by the ‘turn of the decade’, as rumors are rife we could having the new Mazda RX-7 whenever from 2017. The generation car appears to be dependent on how rapidly engineers at Mazda can occur up with a reputable, highly effective, and fuel successful Wankel engine.

2017 Mazda RX-7 exterior, facet angle

If what we are hearing is correct, then the most strong competitor to present the RX-7 a operate for its funds would arguably be the 2017 Porsche Cayman. The Toyota Supra was the RX-7 strong rival, but as things stand, the Supra has been discontinued from the sector for now. Mazda will have to up its electricity output if it is rival the Cayman’s output that stands at 275 horsepower. This electricity is enough to present a -60 mph in just about 5.4 seconds. The Mazda RX-7 2017, on the other hand, will also need to have to up its ante when it arrives to fuel economy as the Cayman offers an spectacular 30 mpg in merged highway/city cruising.

2017 Mazda RX-7 exterior, rear watch

2017 Mazda RX-7 Launch Date & Rate

The new 2017 Mazda RX-7 launch day is slated to consider position someday in the spring of 2017, if media studies and on the web rumors are nearly anything to go by. Whilst it is way too early to speculate about its price, our rendering of the vehicle appears to propose that the RX-7 MSRP will most likely commence from all around $35,000.

2017 Mazda RX-7 launch day

2017 Mazda RX-7 Exterior

The RX-7 is dependent on the RX-Vision concept. That mentioned, we count on many generation pleasant attributes as opposed to the complete edition of the Tokyo review concept. The over-all stance is expected to be intense with a taller roof, a visible B-pillar, a chrome window encompass, and a less raked front windshield. Other changes on the RX-7 profile really should include things like multi-spoke wheel, a a little bit larger sized grille, and generation door handles. The headlamps really should be all-new, as is the grille and the front bumper.

2017 Mazda RX-7 crimson colour, alloy wheels and headlights

And just like the concept attributes a curved LED strip headlight design, the same really should be expected on the generation vehicle. Other than our rendering and the concept showcased throughout the Tokyo Motor Exhibit 2015, other profile changes that we really should most likely count on include things like a different diffuser, a revised tailgate, and a mildly revised tailgate. Additional revisions will be a lot more evident on its launch day.

2017 Mazda RX-7 Inside Images

2017 Mazda RX-7 interior, steering wheel and leather seats

The interior really should be uncomplicated and clear. As per the concept, the heart console, door panels, and the instrument panels really should be expected to change a bit below and there. And just like modern Mazda vehicles, the infotainment screen really should be expected to be significant and mounted into the heart stack.

Engine Specs

2017 Mazda RX-7 engine

Much of what lies beneath its skin stays a thriller at the very least as per the time of this crafting. What is on the other hand recognized is that it will be a Wankel engine that will present at the very least an output of all around 275 hp that really should get it previous 60 mph from naught in just underneath 5 seconds.


Wheelbase: 95 in
Size: 169 in
Width: 69 in
Passenger volume: N/A ft³
Cargo volume: N/A ft³
Curb bodyweight: 2,300-2500 lbs
Top Velocity: a hundred and sixty mph
-60: 4.8 sec
MPG: seventeen/twenty five (city/highway)
Available Exterior Colours: N/A
Towing Ability: N/A lbs

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2017 Mazda RX-7 autoshow, facet watch, alloy wheels

2017 Mazda RX-7 blue colour, exterior

2017 Mazda RX-7 exterior, blue colour

2017 Mazda RX-7 front watch, grille

2017 Mazda RX-7 rear watch, blue colour, tailpipe and taillights

2017 Mazda RX-7 crimson colour, alloy wheels

2017 Mazda RX-7 interior, leather seats

2017 Mazda RX-7 exterior, front angle

2017 Mazda RX-7 crimson colour, tailpipe