Seller Submission: 1987 Mazda RX-7 LT1 V8

(Update 5/30/2018, the beast is still for sale with new lower price of $5900). The second (technically third) generation (FC) Mazda
RX-7 debuted in 1986 with new streamlined
styling and more power from the available Wankel rotary engines.  For
the first time in the US market, a turbocharged version was available,
but the chassis featured the same fantastic reflexes and sporty seating….but power/torque from the Wankel isn’t going to excite anyone in the 21st century…but a turbocharged V8 version with 500 whp might make an impression.  Find this 1987 Mazda RX-7 LT1 V8 offered for $8,000 here on DailyTurismo from seller Ahmad (see final paragraph of listing for seller contact info).

 From the seller:

Cold start video here:

And video driving here:

Currently Tagged and Inspected till end of the year

Location Dallas Tx

Rearmount turbo V8 speed

Motor specs

sbc 350 LT1 out of 1994 corvette

Forged Internals (Pistons), compression 9.5:1

Aluminum heads freshly built to 357 with eagle h-beam rods

Three angle Valve job

New Cam and Main bearings

New cloyes timing set + new melling oil pump

1.5 pro comp roller rockets

LT4 hotcam

Profesionally built and balanced

MSD opti and coil

42LB Bosh green top fuel injectors

Walboro 255 fuelpump

Apr bolts

lunati .040 over forged pistons

Trickflow .040 mls head gasket

Ceramic jet coating on headers

2.5 inch custom exhaust header

turbo LSD rearend

Rearmount Turbo

Sts kit

Turbo specs: 68-1 a/r t4 garrett turbo

Tial Wastegate 10 psi spring

Greddy Bov


T56 out of 1995 camaro

stage 4 clutch (it chatters a bit)


Stock working guages except speedometer

SPA design Boost/Fuel pressure guage ($450.00)

Upgraded stereo with Pioneer headunit and single sub (sounds great)


adjustable springs with tokiko adjustable shocks

Turbo brakes + SS lines


double staggered 18/19s

Very conservative tune at 10 psi approximately 500whp


some surface rust on front passenger side fender and around sunroof

No Ac, originally an AC car

For working ac you need a bracket for ac compressor and custom lines built

tune could use some refining for idle + its held up great for 5 plus years no issues

txt or call 214.846.71fourfour

Listing for 8k $5900.

Vehicle startup and walkthrough:

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