Rotary Engine | How It Works

Added on 9 May 2018

Science Garage


The rotary engine that Mazda used in the beloved RX-7 and RX-8 doesn’t work like other engines. This episode of Science Garage explains what’s going on inside the magic triangle that gets you all that high revving action that rotary drivers love! People who know them love them AND hate them. From rotors and apex seals to housings and E-shafts, you’ll learn about the Wankel Rotary Engine, and HOW IT WORKS!


Episode titleRotary Engine | How It Works
Episode number12
Date added9 May 2018
Run time10:02
CategoryFeature magazine
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