The Coupe version of the RX8 model has a 1308 cc (79.8 ci) 0 valve R 0 Naturally Aspirated Petrol engine.
This particular Mazda RX8 R3 231ps has a 6 speed / Manual gearbox with the power being delivered through it's RWD system.
The RX8's 1308 cc (79.8 ci) engine reaches its peak power of 231 bhp (172 kW) @ 8200 rpm.
The Mazda RX8 produces torque measuring 156 lb-ft (211.5 Nm) @ 5500 rpm.
The RX8 weighs around 1390 kg (3064 lb). Power to weight can be calculated at 166.1 bhp per metric ton or alternatively as 112.2 lb-ft of torque per ton.
The Mazda RX8 R3 231ps -  has a top speed of 146 mph (234.9 kph)
This RX8 accelerates 0-60mph (96.6 kph) in 6.2 seconds or 0-100kph in 6.4s and can achieve an estimated 1/4 mile drag time in 14.37 seconds with a trap speed of 91.9 mph.