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Review: 2009 Mazda RX-8 R3, return of the "hummer"

Hard as it may be to believe, the word "hummer" didn't always bring up visions of obnoxious, polarizing SUVs. In fact, there was a time not so very long ago that uttering that word evoked something entirely different, namely cars powered by Wankel rotary engines. For the past three decades, the world's sole purveyor of rotary-powered automobiles has been Mazda. The "Zoom-Zoom" brand has always been a little different from its compatriots. Back in 1963, a young Kenichi Yamamoto was heading up the research department at Mazda and latched on to the concept developed a decade earlier by Felix... Read More

2008 Mazda RX-8 Sport

Red, Rotary, Automatic, RWD
  • Bethesda, MD
Price: $16,443 Mileage: 62430

2006 Mazda RX-8

Red, Rotary, Manual, RWD
  • Vienna, VA
Price: $10,999 Mileage: 61879

2005 Mazda RX-8 Grand Touring

White, Rotary, Automatic, RWD
  • Manassas, VA
Price: $11,995 Mileage: 53260

2004 Mazda RX-8

Black, Rotary, Manual, RWD
  • Arlington, VA
Price: $9,500 Mileage: 53045

2004 Mazda RX-8

Gray, Rotary, Manual, RWD
  • Owings Mills, MD
Price: $10,777 Mileage: 50222

2005 Mazda RX-8

Red, Rotary, Manual, RWD
  • Waldorf, MD
Price: $13,000 Mileage: 60561

2008 Mazda RX-8 Grand Touring

Blue, Rotary, Manual, RWD
  • Manassas, VA
Price: $14,995 Mileage: 48878

2010 Mazda RX-8 Sport

Red, Rotary, Automatic, RWD
  • Woodbridge, VA
Price: $16,998 Mileage: 49370

2005 Mazda RX-8

Red, Rotary, Manual, RWD
  • Front Royal, VA
Price: $8,977 Mileage: 60049

2006 Mazda RX-8

Red, Rotary, Automatic, RWD
  • Baltimore, MD
Price: $7,999 Mileage: 100200

2004 Mazda RX-8

Blue, Rotary, Manual, RWD
  • Winchester, VA
Price: $10,995 Mileage: 82869

2004 Mazda RX-8

Red, Rotary, Automatic, RWD
  • Manassas, VA
Price: $5,299 Mileage: 136648

2005 Mazda RX-8

Gray, Rotary, , RWD
  • Manassas, VA
Price: Mileage: 46220

2005 Mazda RX-8 Shinka

Black, Rotary, Automatic, RWD
  • Arlington, VA
Price: $10,500 Mileage: 69151

2006 Mazda RX-8 Shinka

Gray, Rotary, , RWD
  • Falls Church, VA
Price: $8,655 Mileage: 111630
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