2008 Mazda RX-8 Grand Am GT Riley race car
Chassis #004 of about 9 RX8-GTs built by Riley Technologies and Speedsource for the Grand Am Racing Series
3 Rotor engine built by Drummond Race Engines
Former Racers Edge Motorsports car. Ran at the Daytona 24 from 2008-2013, (5 times)
Emco six speed sequential transmission, with no-lift shift
Full tube chassis with a carbon fiber composite body
Motec dash and a Bosch ECU
BBS 3 piece wheels
Just repainted the original Mazda red
This Mazda GT was checked out and race prepared by Racer's Edge Motorsports, the team who had originally race this car
Gearbox recently rebuilt
Over $90,000 worth of spares included! 4 sets of BBS wheels, 1 complete set of carbon fiber bodywork, 30 + EMCO gear sets, headlights, tail lights, sway bars, control arms, uprights, hubs, brake rotors and hats, brake pads, drive shafts, complete front nose assembly with radiators, fuel cells, windshields, dash, brakes ducts, and much more....
These factory backed Mazda RX-8s, were very competitive GT cars from 2006-2013, in the Grand Am racing Series. There outright speed and reliability, made them a consistent podium finisher.
This would be an exceptional car for entry into many Historic Racing events, such as the HSR Daytona Historic 24 Race, or the HSR Sebring Classic 12 HR. Also elgible for the new European Historic Le Mans Series.
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