A quick look at the real tech RX-8. Nothing special on the outside. But targeted mods inside.
The REAL TECH is another RX-8 I hadn't seen before. Advan RS-D in a subtle offset
Mods are limited to their own ECU REAL-IZE setting, suspension and exhaust with some minor items such as oil cooler and air cleaner from other suppliers. These simple mods resulted in a 1'06.648 which is no slouch on a wet track with NO aero.
They spent a bit of time moving out of other people's way. Hehe. but still did more laps than anyone else. that's the payoff of simple mods.
You can read their review on their blog here.