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2002 Mazda RX7 Spirit R Type A

Car 06/2002 Mazda RX7 Spirit R Type A
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Tuned by Mazda Japan - Number 468/1500
Status SOLD

• 06/2002 Mazda RX7 Spirit R Type A
• Number 468/1500
• Brilliant Black
• 58,000KM
• Non-accident history
• Spare key
• Japanese Service history
• Compression test sheet
• Kept in dry storage most of its life

HJA are extremely delighted to offer you one of the most Iconic Japanese sports production cars ever made, the legendary Mazda RX7 Spirit R. Number 468 of only 1500 made these are highly sort after worldwide and we were extremely fortunate enough to be able to secure it and bring it over to the UK.

With the rapidly increasing prices of all model JDM cars now is the best time to buy. The huge worldwide demand for JDM cars have seen buying frenzy’s in Japan with prices continually on the increase for clean high-end examples such as this.

The exterior is in brilliant condition with an amazing gloss to the paintwork. The car does not have any accident history which is exactly what you would want for a limited-edition model.

Compression test on the engine was recently carried out and came back with very healthy results (Almost new to new). Starts first time hot or cold, idle is super smooth with no smoke. Drives beautifully pulls hard throughout the Rev range, gearbox is super smooth with precise gearchanges. There are no knocks or rattles from the drivetrain or suspension, this really drives exactly how Mazda intended it to from the factory.

Spirit R Spec:
Bilstein shock absorbers
Forged BBS 17” by 8” forged alloy wheels at the front and 17” by 8.5” at the rear. (As this is the Type A wheels came in gun metal grey). With Mazda logo centre caps.
Bridgestone Potenza tyres, 235/45/R17 (front), 255/40/R17 (rear)
‘Spirit R RX-7’ shield badge on the front fenders, positioned behind the side indicators
Red ‘Mazda’ brake callipers were applied to all Spirit R cars
Hard type torsion LSD
314 mm (12.4") drilled brake rotors and red Mazda branded callipers
Red front strut tower brace with RX7 badge riveted in the middle
Dual oil coolers
Front under body plastic diffuser / cover
The Spirit R engine put out 206kW at 6500 RPM and 314Nm of torque at 5000RPM
Curb weight: 1,280kg
5 speed manual transmission

Spirit R interior features:
The ‘Type A’ came as a two-seater only.
370mm leather wrapped 'Nardi' branded steering wheel with red stitching.
Gear lever and park brake handle also had red stitching applied.
Silver instrument cluster bezels, and a ‘Spirit R’ logo was printed on the tachometer. Instruments were backlit in orange.
A lighter grey plastic was used for the interior panels.
Driver knee pads were installed (see drivers side of console and drivers side door card).
Passenger side aluminium foot rest (unique to the Type A Spirit R).
Built in storage containers behind the front seats (unique to the Type A Spirit R).
Red carbon Kevlar ‘Recaro’ bucket seats (Unique to the Type A Spirit R).
RX7 branded floor mats

Also being the final model it has the following features:
Revised front bumper with pronounced number plate holder and air intakes.
Revised front lip spoiler / diffuser (originally has a black plastic finish / unpainted).
Revised front end indicator and fog lamp design.
Adjustable rear wing (adjustable between 1° - 14.5°).
Tinted rear window.
Updated Mazda badges were applied in line with their international re-style.