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Mazda RX-8 2011

Posted: June 19, 2011 in Mazda
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The 2011 Mazda RX-8 ranks 4 out of 5 Affordable Sports Cars. This ranking is based on our analysis of 94 published reviews and test drives of the Mazda RX-8, and our analysis of reliability and safety data.

The 2011 Mazda RX-8 has impressive handling dynamics and a roomy backseat, but loses points for its lack of low-end torque and fuel-thirsty, high-maintenance rotary engine.

In a class overrun by tiny roadsters and not-so-sporty sports cars, the Mazda RX-8 is a breath of fresh air. Distinguishing itself with a one-of-a-kind suicide door design, roomy backseat and impressive handling, the 2011 RX-8 has a lot going for it — but only if you’re ok with doing a bit of routine maintenance work. (more…)