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1989 Mazda TD-R

At the 1989 Tokyo Motor Show, Mazda unveiled the TD-R concept. The off-road vehicle with height-adjustable suspension and four-wheel drive had gull-wing doors - could you think of something more stylish?

The TD-R weighed 800 kg, and a 1.6-liter turbocharged engine with 140 horsepower, installed in the center, promised good acceleration. The suspension could change the ground clearance in the range of 10 centimeters.

Engine & performance:

  • Position: mid-engined, longitudinally

  • Type: 4-cylinder, DOHC, 16-valve, turbo

  • Capacity: 1597 cc

  • Power: 140 hp

  • Drive: 4WD


  • Length: 3440 mm

  • Width: 1680 mm

  • Height: 1315-1415 mm

  • Wheelbase: 2300 mm

  • Weight: 800 kg

Source: Mazda Motor Corporation;

Images: Mazda;