2000 Mazda RX-7 Type RZ

The RX-7 Type RZ is a performance-enhanced limited edition version of the RX-7, Mazda’s rotary engine-powered sports car. Type RZ is equipped with red custom full-bucket seats manufactured by Recaro, a custom suspension system manufactured by Bilstein, and custom aluminum wheels manufactured by BBS. These and other enhancements reduce the overall weight of the Type RZ by approximately 10kg, improving handling and performance. The Type RZ has a custom body in color snow white pearl mica color. Only 175 units of this limited edition model were sold.

Primary features of Type RZ:
– Red custom full-bucket seats manufactured by Recaro
– Custom gun metallic colored aluminum wheels manufactured by BBS
– Custom dampers manufactured by Bilstein
– Custom red stitched steering wheel manufactured by Nardi
– Custom red stitched leather shift knob, stick shift boot, and parking brake lever boot
– Driver’s side kneepad
– Passenger side aluminum footrest board
– Rear storage box
– Custom body color: snow white pearl mica.

In Detail

tags fd3s, rx7
submitted by Richard Owen
type Series Production Car
built at Japan
engine 13B-REW Twin-Turbo Double Rotary
position Front Engine
displacement 1308 cc / 79.8 in³
power 205.8 kw / 276.0 bhp @ 6500 rpm
specific output 211.01 bhp per litre
bhp/weight 217.32 bhp per tonne
torque 313.19 nm / 231.0 ft lbs @ 5000 rpm
body / frame Unit Steel
driven wheels RWD
front tires 235/45ZR17
rear tires 255/40ZR17
front brakes Vented Discs w/ABS
rear brakes Vented Discs w/ABS
curb weight 1270 kg / 2800 lbs
length 4285 mm / 168.7 in
width 1760 mm / 69.3 in
height 1230 mm / 48.4 in
transmission 5-Speed Manual
drag 7 Cd