1979 Mazda RX7

Lot: 626

Sold for (£): 10,560
Offered for sale is a 2.292L 1979 Mazda RX7 manual that has been with the current owner for the last year. Coming with an extensive history file, this lot's condition scores an impressive 98 / 135.

Classic Car Auctions says:

A very rare, early UK-supplied RX-7 with just 35,000 miles...


  • First generation (SA22C) car with the compact, lightweight 100bhp Wankel rotary
  • Original UK RHD car, just one former registered keeper
  • Full repaint to a very high standard, wheels refurbished, new tyres, Waxoyled, engine bay detailed
  • Original bill of sale and original book pack present. Fresh MoT prior to the auction 
  • A must for any enthusiast, one of the first UK RX-7s and 35,000 miles


Lot Details

Registration: FRA 666V RHD/LHD: Right Hand Drive
Year: 1979 Engine size: 2.292L
Make: Mazda Odometer reading (miles): 35000
Model: RX7 MOT expiry: 2019-08-12
Warranted: Yes Chassis number: SA22C00568347

Vendor Condition Report

Overall: 98 / 135


Bodywork: Glass:
Paint: Chrome:


The body work is show condition.


Door-cards: Carpets:
Seating: Headlining:
Dashboard: Boot:


The interior is in very good condition and very original with two very small cigarette burns.


Components: Starting:
Appearance: Running:


The engine starts on the button and idles very smoothly, it’s also been detailed and looks fantastic.


Gears: Drive-shaft:


The gear box engages gears very easily and smoothly as you would expect from a low mileage car.

Running Gear

Axles: Chassis:
Suspension: Bearings:
Brakes: Wheels/Tyres:


The car drives really well.


Minor: Major:


Everything works as it should.

Vehicle History


Original bill of sale, loads of mots to confirm mileage, original book pack, two owners the last since 1980.

About the Condition Report

A lot's condition report is compiled based on information provided to CCA by the vendor of the lot. CCA has no access to lots prior to a sale but does review its condition on the day of the sale. CCA strongly recommends viewing a lot prior to a sale as it cannot guarantee the accuracy of the information provided.
Poor Numerous faults / Extensive damage / Many missing parts / Project or donor car
Fair Basic condition / Requires attention mechanically & cosmetically / Some damage / Some missing parts
Good Every-day useable classic car / Driven & enjoyed / Commensurate with age & mileage / Drives and looks as it should / Some vehicle history
Very good Almost pristine / Mechanically & cosmetically sound / Driven only occasionally / Extensive vehicle history
Excellent Pristine / Original / Documented nut & bolt ground-up restoration / Stored professionally / Trailered only / Complete vehicle history