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Mazda RX-01

(1996 model)

Brief specs of 1996 Mazda RX-01

convertible (cabriolet), petrol (gasoline) Dual disk W engineankel, 2615 cm3 / 159.6 cu in / 159.6 cu in, 162.0 kW / 217.2 hp / 217.2 hp @ 8500 rpm / 8500 rpm / 8500 rpm, 220.0 N·m / 162.3 lb·ft / 162.3 lb·ft @ 6000 rpm / 6000 rpm / 6000 rpm, manual 5-speed transmission, front wheel drive

units: metric UK US

Basic (general) data

Marque (make)MazdaIssued from1996
ModelRX-01Issued until
SerieRX-01Number made
Model familyBody construction
Model codeBody designation
ManufacturerMazda Motor Corp.CountryJP,ZA

Bodywork

Base platformNumber of doors
Bodywork typeconvertible (cabriolet)Number of seats
Bodywork designerCargo capacity (volume)
Passenger space (volume)3790 l / 133.84 cu ft / 133.84 cu ftMax. cargo capacity (volume)

Dimensions & Weight

Length4060 mm / 159.8 in / 159.8 inTotal (curb) weight1100 kg / 2425 lb / 2425 lb
Width1740 mm / 68.5 in / 68.5 inDry weight
Height1250 mm / 49.2 in / 49.2 inLoad capacity
Wheelbase2350 mm / 92.5 in / 92.5 inGross (max.) weight
Track frontTowing weight
Track rearWeight distribution (front)
Ground clearanceFuel capacity55 l / 12.1 UK gal / 14.5 US gal
Length/wheelbase ratio1.73  

Aerodynamics

Drag coefficient (Cd, Cx, Cw)Frontal area (A)1.85 m2 / 19.9 sq ft / 19.9 sq ft (est.)
Aerodynamic coefficient (Cd×A)Aerodynamic resistance (Aero horse power) at 100 km/h (62 mph)

Engine

Engine CodeTotal number of cylinders
Engine TypeDual disk W engineankel (Dual disk Wankel)Total number of valves
Engine ManufacturerValves per cylinder
Engine constructionBore
Fuelpetrol (gasoline)Stroke
Fuel detailsBore/Stroke ratio
Fuel supplyEngine displacement2615 cm3 / 159.6 cu in / 159.6 cu in
Engine Main bearingsUnitary capacity
Cam DesignCompression ratio9.0 : 1
SumpMax. output power162.0 kW / 217.2 hp / 217.2 hp at 8500 rpm / 8500 rpm / 8500 rpm
AspirationMax. torque220.0 N·m / 162.3 lb·ft / 162.3 lb·ft at 6000 rpm / 6000 rpm / 6000 rpm
Compressor typeMaximum rpm
IntercoolerMax. net output (power at the wheels)82.7 kW / 111.0 hp / 111.0 hp (est.)
CoolantSpecific output62.0 kW/l / 1.361 bhp/cu in / 1.361 bhp/cu in
Catalytic converterSpecific torque84.1 N·m/l / 0.74 lb·ft/cu in / 0.74 lb·ft/cu in

Transmission

Transmission typemanualNumber of gears5
Wheel drivefront wheel driveTop gear (drive) ratio
  Final gear (drive) ratio

Performance

Acceleration 0-50 mph (80 km/h)Top (maximal) speed
Acceleration 0-60 mph (97 km/h)4.90 s / 4.90 s / 4.90 sPower-to-weight ratio200.0 kW/ton / 151.5 bhp/ton / 151.5 bhp/ton
Acceleration 0-100 km/hFuel consumption, City (urban)
Acceleration 0-100 mph (160 km/h)Fuel consumption, Road (extra-urban)
Acceleration 80-120 km/h (50-70 mph) in topFuel consumption, Mixed (combined)
Standing ¼mile time Fuel consumption, Euro
Standing kilometer time CO2 emissions
  Range

Chassis

Engine locationfrontEngine alignment
SteeringSteering details
Turns lock-to-lockTurning circle11.0 m / 36.1 ft / 36.1 ft
Suspension frontSuspension rear
Wheels frontWheels rear
Tyres front6.05x13Tyres rear
Brakes frontBrakes rear
Brake diameter frontBrake diameter rear
Brakes detailsABS (anti-lock braking system)Braked area

Technical specifications and performance data of Mazda RX-01

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