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Selected Style 2-Door Coupe MT
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door Coupe MT 27 34 $18,548 $20,325
2-Door Coupe AT 25 34 $19,368 $21,225
2-Door Coupe MT Leather 27 34 $19,595 $21,475
2-Door Coupe AT Leather 25 34 $20,415 $22,375
2-Door Coupe 6-spd MT Type-S Leather 23 31 $21,753 $23,845
Roadster 3.0L
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Trim

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
Roadster 3.5L 18 25 $43,664 $46,950
Roadster 5.5L AMG 16 22 $57,195 $61,500
Roadster 3.0L 19 27 $39,897 $42,900
Pricing
Invoice Price
$18,548
$39,897
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$20,325
$42,900
Monthly Payment Estimate
$339 / month
$715 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 27 mpg 19 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 34 mpg 27 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Sub-Compact 2 Seater
Interior Dimensions
Second Head Room (in) 34.1 -
Passenger Capacity 4 2
Second Shoulder Room (in) 51.3 -
Front Leg Room (in) 43.1 42.5
Front Hip Room (in) 51.1 54.6
Second Leg Room (in) 29.2 -
Front Head Room (in) 37.8 37.9
Passenger Volume (ft³) 81.0 - TBD -
Second Hip Room (in) 46.2 -
Front Shoulder Room (in) 52.6 52.2
Exterior Dimensions
Length, Overall (in) 172.4 160.7
Height, Overall (in) 54.9 51.0
Track Width, Rear (in) 58.5 61.0
Wheelbase (in) 101.2 95.7
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 67.9 70.4
Track Width, Front (in) 58.5 60.2
Min Ground Clearance (in) 6.0 - TBD -
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Up (ft³) 16.0 -
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down (ft³) - TBD - -
Trunk Volume (ft³) - 9.8 (6.5 w/top down)
Brakes
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.2 x 0.35 10.9 x - TBD -
Brake Type Pwr Power
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.3 x 0.82 11.8 x - TBD -
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 13.2 - TBD -
Steering
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 38.1 34.5
Steering Type Variable Pwr Variable vehicle-speed-sensitive
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.59 2.9
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 14.9 - TBD -
Tires
Front Tire Size P205/55VR16 205/55WR16
Spare Tire Size - TBD - - TBD -
Front Tire Order Code NA - TBD -
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size P205/55VR16 225/50WR16
Rear Tire Order Code NA - TBD -
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2734 3209
Wheels
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16" x 6.5" 16 x 8
Front Wheel Material Aluminum Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material - TBD - - TBD -
Front Wheel Size (in) 16" x 6.5" 16 x 7
Spare Wheel Size (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 6.8 - TBD -
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 110 - TBD -
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - - TBD -
Engine
Engine Type Gas I4 Gas V6
Fuel System PGM-FI SMPI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 139 @ 4000 221 @ 2700 - 5000
Engine Order Code NA NA
Displacement 2.0L/122 3.0L/183
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 155 @ 6500 228 @ 6000
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 34 27
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 27 19
Transmission
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 4.39 3.27
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.92 - TBD -
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD Manual
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA - TBD -
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.27 - TBD -
Clutch Size (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.21 - TBD -
Trans Type 5 6
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.74 - TBD -
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Drivetrain Front-Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.58 - TBD -
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.88 - TBD -
Trans Order Code NA 411
Summary
Body Style 3 Door Coupe 2 Door Coupe/Roadster
Vehicle Name Acura RSX Mercedes-Benz SLK-Class
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 1.00 - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear Double-Wishbone 5-arm multilink
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) NA Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut 3-link
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 0.75 - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Control Link Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
 
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