At under £25,000, the 231ps twin-rotor engined RX-8 R3 hits 146mph with the ability to reach 62mph (100km/h) in 6.4 seconds, and available in dealerships from late August 2008.

Mazda announced today the facelifted RX-8 R3 which is distinguished by a Sports Styling Pack comprised of a sport front bumper, side skirts, rear wing and 19-inch alloy wheels. Elsewhere, an up-rated suspension, lower gearing, enhanced aerodynamics and new Recaro sports seats. At under £25,000, the 231ps twin-rotor engined RX-8 R3 hits 146mph with the ability to reach 62mph (100km/h) in 6.4 seconds, and available in dealerships from late August 2008.

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