Mazda Rx-7 Specifications

1st Generation

2nd Generation

3rd Generation

Standard

GSL-SE

86-88

89-91

86-88 Turbo II

89-91 Turbo II

All U.S. Models

1996-1997 
(Japan only)

Engine Type

12A

13B

13B

13B

13B Turbo

13B Turbo

13B-REW

13B-REW

Displacement

1156 cc

1308 cc

1308 cc

1308 cc

1308 cc

1308 cc

1308 cc

1308 cc

Power output

105 bhp@ 6krpm

135 bhp@ 6krpm

146 bhp@ 6.5krpm

160 bhp@ 7krpm

182 bhp@ 6.5krpm

200 bhp@ 7krpm

255 bhp@7 krpm

265 bhp@6.5 krpm

Torque

105 lb-ft@ 4krpm

135 lb-ft@ 3krpm

138 lb-ft@ 3.5krpm

140 lb-ft@ 4krpm

183 lb-ft@ 4krpm

196 lb-ft@ 3.5krpm

220 lb-ft@5 krpm

222 lb-ft@5 krpm

Approx. weight

2300 lbs.

2500 lbs.

2700 lbs.

2750 lbs.

2800 lbs.

2900 lbs.

2800 lbs.

2800 lbs.

Redline

7000 rpm

7000 rpm

7000 rpm

8000 rpm

7000 rpm

7000 rpm

8000 rpm

8000 rpm

0-30 mph

2.5 s

2.1 s

2.1 s

2.0 s

1.8 s

1.8 s

1.6 s

?

0-60 mph

10.0 s

8.8 s

7.7 s

7.2 s

6.8 s

6.5 s

5.1 s

?

0-100 mph

33.3 s

25.0 s

23.1 s

21.1 s

17.3 s

17.3 s

14.0 s

?

Qtr. Mile

17.0 s@80 mph

16.2 s@84 mph

15.5 s@87 mph

15.3 s@88 mph

14.4 s@93 mph

14.4 s@93 mph

14.0 s@100 mph

13.5 s@104.1 mph

Lat. Acc.

.78 g

.80 g

.86 g

.89

.86 g

.89 g

.97 g

.99 g

Slalom

63.9 mph

63.2 mph

66.8 mph

68.8 mph

66.8 mph

66.8 mph

69 mph

70.3

Top Speed (est)

122 mph

126 mph

137 mph

138 mph

145 mph

151 mph

159 mph

??

Many thanks to Omid Manouchehri for compiling this data!