2011MazdaRX-8

Mazda RX-8

2009 Mazda RX-8 R3 – Click above for high-res image gallery 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…

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2011 Mazda RX-8 - 4dr Coupe (Sport)
4dr Coupe (Sport)
MSRP:
$26,795
Engine:
1.3L Rotary
MPG:
16 City / 22 HWY
2011 Mazda RX-8 - 4dr Coupe (Grand Touring)
4dr Coupe (Grand Touring)
MSRP:
$32,260
Engine:
1.3L Rotary
MPG:
16 City / 22 HWY
2011 Mazda RX-8 - 4dr Coupe (R3)
4dr Coupe (R3)
MSRP:
$32,290
Engine:
1.3L Rotary
MPG:
16 City / 22 HWY
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"Much like its smaller sibling, the Miata, the RX-8 almost reads your thoughts and carries out your desires before you even move the controls.
Mazda announces Takata expansion in US to 472k vehicles [UPDATE]

Mazda is recalling over 472,000 vehicles in the US, with an expansion of its Takata airbag inflator recall. The models affected include the Mazda6, RX-8, Mazdaspeed6 and B-Series pickup.
Mazda expands scope of vehicles affected by Takata airbag recall to 330k

Earlier this week a Reuters report indicated that Mazda was considering a nationwide expansion of its recall for vehicles equipped with Takata airbag inflators. The company has now confirmed said expansion, with the vehicle count jumping from 86,770 to 330,000 affected in the US.
Mazda considers expanding Takata recall nationwide

Vehicle recalls have come in force recently. Honda expanded its front driver's side Takata airbag inflator recall nationwide to cover an estimated 5.4-million vehicles, and the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration added 19 notices to its database covering safety campaigns dating back to October. It looks like there could be one more to add to the list soon because Mazda is considering a possible nationwide expansion of its own inflator repairs.
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