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Mazda RX-8 (231ps) 4d (2006/06)

Mazda RX-8 (231ps) 4d (2006/06) - Owner Review

Can fit 3 kids in.

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Review submitted by
Peter Stewart on

Mazda RX-8 (03-10)


4 out of 5

What does this car say about you?
Slower cars seem to get out of the way faster so people seem to respect it.

What do your friends / family / neighbours think of the car?
Seem to like it.

Would you buy this car again and why?

What are you likely to buy next?
An rx8 r3, subaru wrx, ford focus st?

Buying experience

4 out of 5

Type of dealer you bought from?
Didn't buy from a dealer

Did you buy this car new?

What price did you pay?

When did you buy the car?
September 2013

Did you get a good deal and why?
Very cheap as no one wants one due to high running costs.

Is there any special reason why you bought this car?
Always wanted one.

What was the dealer like?

Driving it

5 out of 5

What's it like to drive?
Very fast. Dangerous in the wet as previous owner fitted the cheapest rear tires possible. Look up autogrip f107 tyres and laugh at the reviews.

What's it like to park?

Living with it

4 out of 5

Have you had any problems with the car?
Only had 6 months, so not yet.

What's most practical about your car?
Can fit 3 kids in.

Favourite gadget, option or accessory?
Leather seats, bose stereo, xenon headlights.

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