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2002 Mazda RX-8 specs


Curb weight 1400 kilograms (3086 pounds)
Year introduced 2002
Displacement 1300 cubic centimeters (1.3 liters / 79 cubic inches)
Maximum power 231 metric horsepower (228 brake horsepower / 170 kilowatts)
Maximum torque 216 Newton-meters (159 pound-feet)
Engine location front-mounted
Drive rear wheel drive
0 to 60 mph 6.2 seconds
0 to 100 kph 6.6 seconds
Quarter mile 15.6 s @ 95 mph
Top speed 234 kph / 145 mph


RX-8 distance acceleration in feet

300 feet 6.6 s @ 62 mph
1/8 mile 10.3 s @ 81 mph
1000 feet 13.2 s @ 89 mph
1/4 mile 15.6 s @ 95 mph
2000 feet 20.2 s @ 106 mph
1/2 mile 24.3 s @ 114 mph
3000 feet 26.4 s @ 117 mph
3500 feet 29.2 s @ 122 mph

RX-8 acceleration times in miles per hour

0 - 10 mph 1.2 s
0 - 20 mph 2.2 s
0 - 30 mph 2.9 s
0 - 40 mph 3.7 s
0 - 50 mph 4.7 s
0 - 60 mph 6.2 s
0 - 70 mph 8.3 s
0 - 80 mph 10.8 s
0 - 90 mph 13.9 s
0 - 100 mph 17.6 s
0 - 110 mph 22.6 s
0 - 120 mph 28.2 s

RX-8 acceleration times in kilometers per hour

0 - 10 kph 0.7 s
0 - 20 kph 1.4 s
0 - 30 kph 2.1 s
0 - 40 kph 2.6 s
0 - 50 kph 3.0 s
0 - 60 kph 3.5 s
0 - 70 kph 4.0 s
0 - 80 kph 4.7 s
0 - 90 kph 5.5 s
0 - 100 kph 6.6 s
0 - 110 kph 7.9 s
0 - 120 kph 9.4 s
0 - 130 kph 11.0 s
0 - 140 kph 12.9 s
0 - 150 kph 15.0 s
0 - 160 kph 17.4 s
0 - 170 kph 20.3 s
0 - 180 kph 23.6 s
0 - 190 kph 27.1 s
0 - 200 kph 30.5 s

RX-8 distance acceleration in meters

100 meters 6.9 s @ 104 kph
200 meters 10.3 s @ 130 kph
300 meters 13.1 s @ 143 kph
400 meters 15.5 s @ 153 kph
500 meters 17.8 s @ 162 kph
600 meters 20.0 s @ 170 kph
700 meters 22.2 s @ 177 kph
800 meters 24.2 s @ 183 kph
900 meters 26.1 s @ 188 kph
1 kilometers 28.0 s @ 193 kph
1.1 kilometers 29.8 s @ 198 kph

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