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Veloce The Essential Buyer's Guide Mazda RX-8 : All Models 2003 to 2012 (Paperback) (Julian Parish)

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The last rotary-engined car built, Mazda's RX-8 provides a unique driving experience. Until you've tried one, it's hard to imagine how smooth its free-revving engine really is, or how enjoyable its handling. With comfortable space for four, it can be practical too.

Like most Japanese cars, the RX-8 is generally well built, but the rotary engine can suffer from hot starting and rotor tip wear issues, which can prove expensive to put right. Extensive back-up from owner forums and independent specialists - listed in the guide - mean that these problems can be addressed, but choosing a good RX-8 requires care.

This guide will help you do just that. Understand the differences between models, and learn what to look for when buying one. What are the true running costs, and does the need for a new engine mean the end to your dreams? What other issues - with the mechanicals, body or interior - should you look out for? Follow the advice of an experienced RX-8 owner and benefit from his research among owners and specialists in Europe and North America.

Number of Pages: 64
Genre: Transportation
Sub-Genre: Automotive / Buyer's Guides
Series Title: Veloce The Essential Buyer's Guide
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Motorbooks Intl
Author: Julian Parish
Language: English
Street Date: May 15, 2016
TCIN: 50773486
UPC: 9781845848675
Item Number (DPCI): 248-10-9181
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