Northern California Barn Find!

Price: US $1,734.00 Item location: Philo, California, United States
  • Condition: Used
  • Make: Mazda
  • Model: RX-7
  • Type: Hatchback
  • Trim: Standard
  • Year: 1979
  • Mileage: 112,028
  • VIN: SA22C549530
  • Color: Yellow
  • Engine size: Wankle Rotary
  • Number of cylinders: 2 Rotors
  • Power options: Air Conditioning
  • Fuel: Gasoline
  • Transmission: Automatic
  • Drive type: RWD
  • Interior color: Brown
  • Options: Cassette Player
  • Vehicle Title: Clear
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1979 Mazda RX-7 Standard


One owner and driver (non-smoking 70 year-old woman)

Northern California car. Never driven in snow or out of state. Zero rust. Zero driving dings.

Driven only 18 years after purchased new.

112,028 total vehicle miles (odometer shows 12,028 miles).

9,252 miles on factory rebuilt engine in 1996 to replace original engine with worn seals.

Always garaged and serviced by the book. All service records provided.

Covered in garage storage past 20 years due to personal illness. Not smog tested since.

Battery maintained and fully charged.

Annually started and warmed-up for 17 years. Tries but doesn't start now due to sitting idle past 3 years.

Otherwise, excellent overall mechanical running condition.


Rare automatic transmission

Aftermarket alloy wheels

Air conditioning

Pioneer AM/FM cassette stereo

Pirelli P6 tires with 4mm tread

Original paint and mechanical condition throughout

Seats and Carpeting like new (except as shown)

Minuses (shown in photos)

Needs new hatch struts.

Small tear in seat fabric (patched with tape).

Small sun-blister on passenger window sill.

Cargo carpet in sun-worn condition.

Small cowling ding caused by fallen tree branch.

Included in Sale:

Sheepskin seat covers

4 original factory alloy wheels (unmarked new condition) 5th alloy wheel used for spare.

1979 Mazda RX7 Owners manual

1979 Mazda RX7 Factory Service//Repair Manual

Sale Conditions

Vehicle sold completely as-is with current non-op registration.

Buyer responsible for smog inspection-certification and registration for road use.

$500 deposit due via Cash, bank Cashiers check or USPS money order within 3 days close of auction.

Balance due via Cash or bank Cashiers check prior to vehicle pickup.

Buyer responsible for pickup or shipping arrangements.

If started, CA DMV will issue one-day road-use permit to drive vehicle to new location.

Contact for more information.