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Mazda éfini RX-7 Touring X (FD) '96
Mazda éfini RX-7 Touring X (FD) '96
Appears in Gran Turismo (RM)
Gran Turismo 2 (RM)
Manufacturer Mazda
Displacement 1308 cc (654 cc x 2)
Drivetrain FR
Aspiration Turbo
Engine 13B-REW
Max Power 260 BHP
Max Torque 217.0 lb-ft
Weight 1,330 kilograms (2,900 lb)
Power/Weight Ratio 5.12 kg (11.3 lb) per horsepower

The Mazda éfini RX-7 Touring X (FD) '96 was a two-door sports car once produced by Mazda. While not directly reflected in the game, it is the variant of the Mazda RX-7 that came fitted with a 4-speed automatic transmission rather than the more common 5-speed manual transmission of the time. It only appears in Gran Turismo and Gran Turismo 2.

ColorsEdit

The player can choose four colors when they buy this car.

  • Chaste White
  • Silver Stone Metallic
  • Brilliant Black
  • Vintage Red

In-game descriptionEdit

This description is taken from the original Gran Turismo:

The RX-7 FD3S was launched in 1991. The car with the most spartan specs in the current line-up is the Type Z, which was added in the first minor change in 1993, and which succeeds in stretching the power of the RX-7 to the limit. The engine was replaced with a more powerful 261 BHP engine, achieving a power/weight ratio of 10.6 lb/hp. The only model in the RX-7 line-up with an automatic transmission is the Touring X, which replaced the previous automatic model. In this model, the power is reduced to 251 BHP because of the automatic transmission. As sports cars, all of these models give an excellent drive, and the transmission properties of the Type RZ are astounding. These cars are in the top echelon of Japanese sports cars, and hard to fault. Appropriate technique is required to master them.

AcquisitionEdit

GT1Edit

This car can be bought at the Mazda New Cars Dealership for 38,150 Credits.

GT2Edit

This car can be purchased at the Mazda Used Cars Dealership for around 17,000-23,000 Credits.

PicturesEdit

NotesEdit

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