1979-85 Mazda RX-7 Series I/II/III: The Banker’s Sports Car
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1979-85 Mazda RX-7 Series I/II/III: The Banker’s Sports Car

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By JoeKenwright - 01 September 2014
The RX-7’s rotary engine allowed a clean, low-slung wedge closer to a mid-engined model in profile without the luggage and vision issues. It had the fun to drive factor sewn-up yet could still double as every day transport.
1979-85 Mazda RX-7 Series I/II/III: The Banker’s Sports Car
 
The March 1979 local release of the Mazda RX-7 marked another major Australian milestone only months after the arrival of the VB Commodore.  The RX-7 made a top shelf sports coupe experience accessible in much the same way that the Commodore introduced a premium European driving experience to family car buyers.