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Tidy Unicorn: 1976 Mazda Cosmo L (RX5/121) - Also, RX2 and Roadpacer

May 12, 2018

I've got yet another rare rotor for you today. And by rare, I mean there's plenty where you are, but they're rare in Japan.

The CD Series Cosmo was built from 1975 to 1981. This Cosmo coupe was built in 1976. It has a 1,146cc rotary engine.

More information: Wikipedia - Mazda Cosmo

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