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

CCA 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 CCA 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