Mazda RX-7 Series 6-8/RX-8/Cosmo - 2020 Market Review

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Mazda RX-7 Series 6-8/RX-8/Cosmo market review from our 2020 Japanese Classic & Performance Car Guide

Mazda continually claims that plans for a new rotary model exist, however at present anyone who owns an RX-8 or late-series RX-7 can be fairly confident that their cars are the last of a unique breed.

The Series 6 RX-7 released in 1992 was a very different car to earlier models and, with prices generally below $35,000, remains cheap.

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Type 7-8 cars in excellent condition from Japan reflect world market demand and prices are climbing.

Type A Spirit Rs of which just 1500 made have hit $60,000 and look to be headed for $100,000.

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The only 20B Cosmo seen was priced higher than normal for this model. RX8s offer decent performance for less than $12,000.

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RX-7 Series 6-7 1992-97 $33,975 [4] 

RX-7 Series 8/Spirit $54,460 [17]

RX-7 Type R $59,160 [5] 

RX-8 2003-06 $10,795 [35] 

Cosmo 20B $47,000 [1]

 

[*] = number of recorded sales

(Note: concours & special cars may demand more.)

Numbers from our 2020 Japanese Classic & Performance Car Guide.

See the 2019 Mazda RX-7/RX-8/Cosmo market review here

 

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