Refreshed Mazda RX-8 sports car now available in Japan

The updated four-door, four-seat rotary-powered sports car Mazda RX-8 is available from today at all Mazda and Mazda Anfini dealerships throughout Japan. The four-seat RX-8 sports car debuted in Japan in May 2003, powered by Mazda’s lightweight, compact and powerful rotary engine. The freshened version evolves and refines the high performance and sporty styling core elements of the RX-8, and features enhanced quality and packaging. The newly released Type RS grade offers exceptional driving pleasure with better performance and bolder styling.

The Mazda G-BOOK Alpha-compatible voice controlled HDD navigation system is available at as a factory-installed option. The system offers access to a range of information and services, and also supports Bluetooth applications. The exterior design features fresh new styling and improved quality, with larger air intakes in the front bumper, side marker lamps integrated with the headlight units, side air vents integrated with the turn indicators, and rear combination lights that contain LED lamps.