New 2017 Mazda RX-7 Launch Day and Facts

Although much about the 2017 Mazda RX-7 is nevertheless to be verified, there’re plenty of rumors likely on about which engines it will supply, when it will go for sale and for how much, and its capacity. Properly, this review is complete and tries to demystify much of what is nonetheless primarily based on speculation. Read through on for far more information about its release day, price, and exterior and interior improvements.

2017 Mazda RX-7 purple color, headlights, grille and alloy wheels

The model traces its roots practically 4 many years back when it was presented as a replacement for the Savanna RX-7 model. It was then marketed together with the Cosmo luxury coupe and was the next model in Mazda’s lineup to feature a Wankel rotary engine. The engine was in a position to present all over 133 horsepower which by then was rather an extraordinary output in its class. Having said that, the RX-7 attained its remaining run at the turn of the millennium, as the automaker was working on the RX-8.

2017 Mazda RX-7 purple color, taillights and tailpipe

Just like the RX-7 right before it, the RX-8 came with the same powertrain but improved its ability manufacturing to all over 247 ponies. And based on the marketplace, purchasers had the option of pairing the engines with both a 5-pace guide, 6-pace guide, or an computerized. The rear-hinged, freestyle rear doorway the RX-8 had produced its extremely well known then. Properly, as fate would have it, the RX lineup was axed altogether in 2012. But in accordance to speculations, it appears Mazda has stealthily been working on reviving the RX lineup and in certain the RX-7.

2017 Mazda RX-7 purple color, exterior

Throughout the 2015 Tokyo Motor Clearly show, Mazda verified that it would be presenting the RX-7 right before the turn of this ten years. The point is, no a person knows for certain what Mazda meant by the ‘turn of the decade’, as rumors are rife we could having the new Mazda RX-7 at any time from 2017. The manufacturing car appears to be dependent on how speedy engineers at Mazda can occur up with a responsible, potent, and fuel efficient Wankel engine.

2017 Mazda RX-7 exterior, side angle

If what we are hearing is correct, then the most reliable competitor to supply the RX-7 a run for its income would arguably be the 2017 Porsche Cayman. The Toyota Supra was the RX-7 reliable rival, but as points stand, the Supra has been discontinued from the marketplace for now. Mazda will have to up its ability output if it is rival the Cayman’s output that stands at 275 horsepower. This ability is enough to supply a -sixty mph in just about 5.4 seconds. The Mazda RX-7 2017, on the other hand, will also will need to up its ante when it comes to fuel economy as the Cayman gives an extraordinary thirty mpg in combined highway/town cruising.

2017 Mazda RX-7 exterior, rear check out

2017 Mazda RX-7 Launch Day & Rate

The new 2017 Mazda RX-7 release day is slated to take position someday in the spring of 2017, if media reports and on-line rumors are nearly anything to go by. While it is as well early to speculate about its price, our rendering of the vehicle appears to counsel that the RX-7 MSRP will possibly start out from all over $35,000.

2017 Mazda RX-7 release day

2017 Mazda RX-7 Exterior

The RX-7 is primarily based on the RX-Vision concept. That claimed, we count on numerous manufacturing pleasant functions as opposed to the full edition of the Tokyo examine concept. The overall stance is predicted to be aggressive with a taller roof, a obvious B-pillar, a chrome window encompass, and a considerably less raked front windshield. Other improvements on the RX-7 profile really should incorporate multi-spoke wheel, a a bit larger sized grille, and manufacturing doorway handles. The headlamps really should be all-new, as is the grille and the front bumper.

2017 Mazda RX-7 purple color, alloy wheels and headlights

And just like the concept functions a curved LED strip headlight structure, the same really should be predicted on the manufacturing vehicle. Other than our rendering and the concept showcased through the Tokyo Motor Clearly show 2015, other profile improvements that we really should possibly count on incorporate a distinct diffuser, a revised tailgate, and a mildly revised tailgate. Additional revisions will be far more evident on its release day.

2017 Mazda RX-7 Inside Visuals

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

The interior really should be easy and clear. As for every the concept, the middle console, doorway panels, and the instrument panels really should be predicted to modify a little bit right here and there. And just like modern-day Mazda autos, the infotainment screen really should be predicted to be large and mounted into the middle stack.

Motor Specs

2017 Mazda RX-7 engine

Much of what lies beneath its pores and skin remains a mystery at the very least as for every the time of this creating. What is nonetheless identified is that it will be a Wankel engine that will supply at the very least an output of all over 275 hp that really should get it earlier sixty mph from naught in just less than 5 seconds.


Wheelbase: ninety five in
Length: 169 in
Width: sixty nine in
Passenger volume: N/A ft³
Cargo volume: N/A ft³
Suppress bodyweight: 2,300-2500 lbs
Leading Velocity: one hundred sixty mph
-sixty: 4.8 sec
MPG: 17/twenty five (town/highway)
Offered Exterior Colors: N/A
Towing Capability: N/A lbs

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2017 Mazda RX-7 autoshow, side check out, alloy wheels

2017 Mazda RX-7 blue color, exterior

2017 Mazda RX-7 exterior, blue color

2017 Mazda RX-7 front check out, grille

2017 Mazda RX-7 rear check out, blue color, tailpipe and taillights

2017 Mazda RX-7 purple color, alloy wheels

2017 Mazda RX-7 interior, leather seats

2017 Mazda RX-7 exterior, front angle

2017 Mazda RX-7 purple color, tailpipe