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

tagsfd3s, rx7
submitted byRichard Owen
typeSeries Production Car
built atJapan
engine13B-REW Twin-Turbo Double Rotary
positionFront Engine
displacement1308 cc / 79.8 in³
power205.8 kw / 276.0 bhp @ 6500 rpm
specific output211.01 bhp per litre
bhp/weight217.32 bhp per tonne
torque313.19 nm / 231.0 ft lbs @ 5000 rpm
body / frameUnit Steel
driven wheelsRWD
front tires235/45ZR17
rear tires255/40ZR17
front brakesVented Discs w/ABS
rear brakesVented Discs w/ABS
curb weight1270 kg / 2800 lbs
length4285 mm / 168.7 in
width1760 mm / 69.3 in
height1230 mm / 48.4 in
transmission5-Speed Manual
drag7 Cd