Gateway Classic Cars is presenting this 1985 Mazda RX7 in the
Milwaukee Showroom. While there have been many marvels in
engineering among the modern automobile, none have been quite as
unique as the Wankel engine, also known as the rotary motor.
Beginning in the late 1800's the rotary engine had applications in
things as small as bicycles and evolution found the in motorcycles
in the earyly 1900's but it wasn't until the year 1929 that a
German engineer by the name of Felix Wankel developed a version of
the rotary engine that incorporated an eccentric rotary design.
This utilized an eccentric shaft that made a constant movement of a
triangular shaped rotor being propelled in the off space between
the rotor and the housing through the principle of combustion.
Mazda undertook the concept when they took up a study contract on
the Wankel in 1961 for automotive applications from the practical
all the way up to racing due to its extremely high revving
capabilities associated with the design of the engine. The fist RX7
was made the year 1978 and a cult following of one of the greatest
Japanese vehicles was born. The 1985 year, which this is, came
armed with a 12A Rotary engine under the hood, which incorporated a
hardened housing and variable induction ports. The unique piece of
engineering is bolted to a 5-speed transmission which offers the
true feel of what it means to drive a pinnacle of performance JDM
history. The RX7 is equipped with air conditioning, AM/FM radio
with Cassette, power windows, power steering, and a manual sunroof
to let a summers breeze in. Don't pass up your chance to own a
gorgeous and clean RX7 that has not been butchered! This 1985 Mazda
RX7 is available at our Milwaukee Showroom at Gateway Classic Cars
and can be seen at www.GatewayClassicCars.com which includes 100+
HD photos and HD video. To see the car in person, it can be seen at
our Milwaukee Showroom located at 9949 58th Place Suite 400,
Kenosha WI 53144. Any and all questions can be answered by our
knowledgeable staff by calling (262) 891-4253 or email us at
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