The Latest 1st gen sightings

Seen a 1st gen RX7 driving, parked up or for sale somewhere... post the details here...
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Re: The Latest 1st gen sightings

Post by ian65 » Mon Jul 09, 2018 6:22 pm

price drop on the heap.....now down to £995...... still £750 overpriced.... if the welding is as good as the paintwork then it's scrap value only.
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Re: The Latest 1st gen sightings

Post by A7RXY » Mon Jul 09, 2018 7:14 pm

Next the spoiler will be taken off and the price down to £5 ....

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Re: The Latest 1st gen sightings

Post by DKWW2000 » Mon Jul 09, 2018 7:23 pm

It is always sad to see another 7 that should have gone with grace & donated its parts to the lives of others....................instead it will change hands again to some poor sod who has always wanted one, believing it will be a straight forward restoration, loose faith having spent ££s on it & sell it on.......I think it will be unlikely to see the road again :cry: It now has another coat of paint that would have to be removed................it is worse now than when it was with its previous owner.
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Re: The Latest 1st gen sightings

Post by Hobbawobba » Mon Jul 09, 2018 10:43 pm

“Easy Project to finish.” :roll: :lol:

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Re: The Latest 1st gen sightings - C111 YSP

Post by Threesevens » Tue Jul 10, 2018 7:58 am

Blue Series 3 for sale in Luton. £4495 or offers
Looks like a nice one.
I am sure i recognise that number plate so probably known to us.


https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/Mazda-RX7-19 ... OSwZtBbQh8~

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Re: The Latest 1st gen sightings C111 YSP

Post by codge » Tue Jul 10, 2018 3:24 pm

http://rx7fb.com/viewtopic.php?f=20&t=1 ... ysp#p13997

Looks like C111 YSP has had a massive professional makeover and respray in Blue not Green.
How can it have changed so much?

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Re: CPE 604Y

Post by ian65 » Wed Jul 11, 2018 6:27 pm

ian65 wrote:
Wed Jul 04, 2018 4:17 pm
Cliffs old S2 up for sale again...

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https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/MAZDA-RX7-FB ... Sw7XNbPMzT
sold for 5 grand
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Re: The Latest 1st gen sightings C111 YSP

Post by cib24 » Wed Aug 01, 2018 10:48 am

codge wrote:
Tue Jul 10, 2018 3:24 pm
http://rx7fb.com/viewtopic.php?f=20&t=1 ... ysp#p13997

Looks like C111 YSP has had a massive professional makeover and respray in Blue not Green.
How can it have changed so much?
Right, so this car is worth avoiding?

https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/Mazda-RX7-19 ... OSwZtBbQh8~

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Re: The Latest 1st gen sightings

Post by gt_james » Wed Aug 01, 2018 11:21 am

Looks good to me, and the price seems realistic. You can see under the bonnet the strut studs and nuts were not masked off when the engine bay is painted, hopefully that isn't the signs of poor prep work before the re spray. Definitely looks worth a look though.

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Re: The Latest 1st gen sightings

Post by codge » Wed Aug 01, 2018 11:46 am

If you know it's been resprayed a different colour then that's one advantage to you on the price.
If the resto has been deep and thorough then maybe it's now a good 'un.

Only you can say how much the fact that it's been heavily worked on will affect you.
If you're near take a look but be firm and be prepared to walk away.

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