2001 Mazda RX-7 and RX-7 R2


Mazda RX-7 RX-7

Lift:

266 lbs. @ 150 mph, with 322 lbs. of drag

Aero. Balance @ 150 mph:
F: 177 lbs.
R: 89 lbs.

Lift-to-drag ratio: .826:1
Coefficient of drag: .29
Coefficient of lift, total: .24
Reference area: 1.79 m^2

Mazda RX-7RX-7 R2

Lift:

199 lbs. @ 150 mph, with 344 lbs. of drag

Aero. Balance @ 150 mph:
F: 110 lbs.
R: 89 lbs.

Lift-to-drag ratio: .578:1
Coefficient of drag: .31
Coefficient of lift, total: .18
Reference area: 1.79 m^2

Reference:  AutoSpeed

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