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Is this wiki article full of crap? (RX-7 Weight)

Old 03-15-14, 09:34 AM
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Is this wiki article full of crap? (RX-7 Weight)

Hey guys I'm looking at Wikipedia for the FD RX-7 and it says that the Type R was 1150KG and Bathurst R was 1050KG. I can't find the sources for these numbers anywhere, is this fake? only thing I can find is 2700+ LBS.

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FD is around 2800 pounds. No models varied a significant amount for this. The Wiki article is wrong.
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Some of the Japanese models are pretty light...I would think a '93 RZ would be around 2600lb. The RX-7 SP in Australia was around 2650lb.
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Yes it's full of crap.

I have a list of all the JDM model weights (over forty different models) on FDRX7.com

I think you'll have to join up to read the thread though. Tell them I sent you

Thread is in Tech Reference and FAQ.
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