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Post by GreySilver Beast » Mon Feb 15, 2016 1:09 am

Good grief I have just found out there are only 705 RX-8 R3's left from the 2015 Register :shock: :shock: :shock: :shock:

That means 21 R3's have been lost forever between 2014 to 2015 #-o

Will Revise our List on here :P
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Re: Only 705 RX-8 R3's Left !!

Post by Rx8-Col. » Mon Feb 15, 2016 3:27 am

Goes to show the quality of the r3 :lol:

Can't believe they're getting so rare. Going to be really hard to find soon.
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Post by RX8R3Rod » Mon Feb 15, 2016 6:02 am

I don't ever seem to be able to find mine recently ... #-o
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Re: Only 705 RX-8 R3's Left !!

Post by DrewPz » Mon Feb 15, 2016 10:27 am

Only 500 PZ left too out of 800....I want the interior out of one of those lost R3 lol
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Post by J2daG1990 » Mon Feb 15, 2016 10:46 am

Well as long as I own mine and it keeps running, I hope the number continues to drop ;)
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Post by chriswilloughby » Mon Feb 15, 2016 1:22 pm

It's sad in a way :( surely values will start to rise sooner than expected :)
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Post by GreySilver Beast » Mon Feb 15, 2016 1:26 pm

So far the RX-8OC have found only 89 Examples within this Car Club :(

Would be nice if we could hit 100 Cars :P
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Post by Rx8-Col. » Mon Feb 15, 2016 4:25 pm

Surprised more owners haven't joined, I wonder how many the advice on here could have saved.
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Post by sammyz » Mon Feb 15, 2016 5:05 pm

It does seem odd that most RX8 owners don't join the club given the wealth of advice and knowledge given mostly freely on here.

Might explain why there are still so many ending up scrapped.

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Post by Vian » Sat Feb 20, 2016 1:10 pm

Interesting how the number of 192s is plummeting even faster.
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Post by Glen Mc » Sat Feb 20, 2016 3:00 pm

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Post by DrewPz » Sat Feb 20, 2016 4:20 pm

I want the skirts and seats from an r3.....
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Post by Glen Mc » Sat Feb 20, 2016 5:17 pm

DrewPz wrote:I want the skirts and seats from an r3.....

The one above is on eBay all parts available
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Post by DrewPz » Sat Feb 20, 2016 5:20 pm

Bet hell want like a grand for interior alone. Think ive messaged before that breaker. In birmingham is he? Im hoping 1 day to get the seats and skirts 2gether for 700. You can get the brand new recaro in same style from demon tweeks for 1k.
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Post by geordie9809 » Sat Feb 20, 2016 5:24 pm

The skirts aren't available on the breaker above
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Post by Ainmhidh » Wed Feb 01, 2017 5:11 pm

1 year on there's now 678 left on the road (+41 rotting or wrapped up in a garage somewhere) according to https://www.howmanyleft.co.uk/vehicle/mazda_rx8_r3

Slightly more stable numbers for the R3 than 8's as a whole though... https://www.howmanyleft.co.uk/family/mazda_rx8

And I see that scrappy is still advertising that R3 (plus a white one) for parts!
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Post by kopite72 » Wed Feb 01, 2017 5:16 pm

There's 3 in the ROI...mine+2
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Post by warpc0il » Wed Feb 01, 2017 5:33 pm

Covers United Kingdom excluding Northern Ireland up to 2014 Q3. Includes Northern Ireland from 2014 Q4
As the numbers went down from 726 to 722 (licensed) and 27 to 22 (SORN) that implies there either aren't any R3's in NI, or at least not as many as were written-off on the mainland in 3 months :shock:

For the total RX-8 range it's not much better...
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Post by Vian » Wed Feb 01, 2017 6:47 pm

Ainmhidh wrote:1 year on there's now 678 left on the road (+41 rotting or wrapped up in a garage somewhere) according to https://www.howmanyleft.co.uk/vehicle/mazda_rx8_r3

Slightly more stable numbers for the R3 than 8's as a whole though... https://www.howmanyleft.co.uk/family/mazda_rx8

And I see that scrappy is still advertising that R3 (plus a white one) for parts!
You'd expect numbers to be more stable. They're anything up to 7 years younger.
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Post by Azimuth » Thu Feb 02, 2017 9:28 pm

There are 11,000 licensed and 4,000 sorn! Hahah, that isn't a good look, but still.

I want to know where that 1 Diesel RX8 is!

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Post by kopite72 » Thu Feb 02, 2017 9:56 pm

Ireland AFAIK,I remember seeing it on FB a few weeks ago.I think it was Dublin.Theres Defo a few in the U.K. Type diesel RX8 in to the search on FB and it will take you to a few links...
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Post by AdamGaltress » Thu Feb 02, 2017 10:23 pm

Just 295 Evolves left on the road!
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Post by ChrisHolmes » Thu Feb 02, 2017 10:30 pm

Glen Mc wrote:Another mangled R3
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Post by kopite72 » Thu Feb 02, 2017 10:34 pm

Makes you think,twenty years from now what's going to be left on the roads in terms of rotaries? There will always be rotaries about because of enthusiasts and specialists but in terms of sheer numbers they could be few and far between.I rarely see one when I'm out driving,in fact when I do it's a case of " Christ there's an 8!! " and as far as 7's go well they are as rare as hens teeth on the roads over here ( at least in terms of them being used regularly)
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Post by Azimuth » Fri Feb 03, 2017 12:39 am

kopite72 wrote:Ireland AFAIK,I remember seeing it on FB a few weeks ago.I think it was Dublin.Theres Defo a few in the U.K. Type diesel RX8 in to the search on FB and it will take you to a few links...
Haha! No way. I thought that was normal database error.

A diesel in an RX8 kindof misses the point doesn't it!

Although looking at the ever growing pile of petrol receipts I understand where it's coming from....
kopite72 wrote:Makes you think,twenty years from now what's going to be left on the roads in terms of rotaries?
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