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Selected Style 2-Door Coupe 2.3L Manual Base
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door Coupe 2.3L Manual Base 25 31 $20,158 $22,310
2-Door Coupe 2.3L Manual Premium 25 31 $21,107 $23,360
2-Door Coupe 3.0L Base 20 28 $22,869 $25,310
2-Door Coupe 3.0L Premium 20 28 $24,090 $26,660
2-Door Coupe 2.3L Automatic Base 23 29 $20,881 $23,110
2-Door Coupe 2.3L Automatic Premium 23 29 $21,830 $24,160
2-Door Coupe
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door Coupe 17 25 $33,245 $37,995
2-Door Convertible 17 25 $38,871 $44,425
Pricing
Invoice Price
$20,158
$33,245
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$22,310
$37,995
Monthly Payment Estimate
$372 / month
$633 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 25 mpg 17 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 31 mpg 25 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Sub-Compact Two Seater
Interior Dimensions
Second Shoulder Room (in) 53.1 -
Front Leg Room (in) 42.9 42.7
Front Hip Room (in) 51.6 54.2
Second Leg Room (in) 31.0 -
Front Head Room (in) 37.4 37.8
Passenger Volume (ft³) 84.7 51.4
Second Hip Room (in) 47.6 -
Front Shoulder Room (in) 54.4 55.3
Second Head Room (in) 35.9 -
Passenger Capacity 5 2
Exterior Dimensions
Height, Overall (in) 54.7 47.7
Track Width, Rear (in) 59.1 64.4
Wheelbase (in) 106.9 104.5
Liftover Height (in) -TBD- 36.8
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 70.1 73.6
Track Width, Front (in) 59.6 62.03
Min Ground Clearance (in) 4.33 1.44
Length, Overall (in) 190.0 179.7
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 11.98 24.8
Brakes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.2 x 0.4 11.8 x 1.02
Brake Type Pwr-Assisted Power
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.2 x 0.9 12.6 x 1.26
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Brake ABS System Four-Wheel 4-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 17.2 19.1
Steering
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Power Speed Sensitive
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.0 2.46
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) -TBD- 41.3
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 17.4 16.2
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 39.04 40.0
Tires
Spare Tire Size Compact NA
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size P205/55R16 P275/40ZR18
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size P205/55R16 P245/45ZR17
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) -TBD- NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) -TBD- NA
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) -TBD- NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) -TBD- NA
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3062 3307
Wheels
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6.0 18 x 9.5
Front Wheel Material Aluminum Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material Steel NA
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6.0 17 x 8.5
Spare Wheel Size (in) Compact NA
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum Aluminum
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 7.3 12.2
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 80 110
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) -TBD- 525
Engine
Fuel System PGM-FI SFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 152 @ 4800 350 @ 4400
Engine Order Code NA LS1
Displacement 2.3L/138 5.7L/350
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 150 @ 5700 340 @ 5600
Engine Type Gas I4 Gas V8
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 31 25
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 25 17
Transmission
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.285 3.06
Clutch Size (in) -TBD- NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.193 1.00
Trans Type 5 4
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.685 NA
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Trans Description Cont. Again NA Electronic
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.000 2.29
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.807 1.63
Trans Order Code NA MX0
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 4.062 2.73
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.903 0.70
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD, Automatic w/OD,
Summary
Body Style 2 Door Coupe 2 Door Coupe
Vehicle Name Acura CL Chevrolet Corvette
Suspension
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) Double-Wishbone 5-Link
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) -TBD- 36
Suspension Type - Front Independent Independent
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 0.59 0.75
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) Double-Wishbone SLA Aluminum
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) -TBD- 46
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 1.07 0.91
Suspension Type - Rear Independent Independent
 
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