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Selected Style 2-Door Coupe
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door Coupe 19 30 $15,591 $17,040
2-Door Coupe Z28 17 25 $19,777 $21,615
2-Door Convertible 19 30 $22,271 $24,340
2-Door Convertible Z28 17 25 $26,274 $28,715
2-Door Coupe GL Manual CA/NE
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door Coupe Manual GL 24 31 $15,151 $15,900
2-Door Coupe Automatic GL 22 28 $16,015 $16,775
2-Door Coupe Manual CA/NE GL 24 31 $15,151 $15,900
2-Door Coupe Automatic CA/NE GL 22 28 $16,015 $16,775
2-Door Coupe Manual GLS 24 31 $15,706 $16,850
2-Door Coupe Automatic GLS 22 28 $16,570 $17,725
2-Door Coupe Manual CA/NE GLS 24 31 $15,706 $16,850
2-Door Coupe Automatic CA/NE GLS 22 28 $16,570 $17,725
2-Door Coupe TDI Manual GLS 42 49 $16,675 $17,900
2-Door Coupe TDI Automatic GLS 34 45 $17,539 $18,775
2-Door Coupe Turbo Manual GLS 25 31 $17,691 $19,000
2-Door Coupe Turbo Automatic GLS 22 27 $18,555 $19,875
2-Door Coupe Turbo Manual GLX 25 31 $19,608 $21,075
2-Door Coupe Turbo Automatic GLX 22 27 $20,472 $21,950
Pricing
Invoice Price
$15,591
$15,151
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$17,040
$15,900
Monthly Payment Estimate
$284 / month
$265 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 19 mpg 24 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 30 mpg 31 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Subcompact Sub-Compact
Interior Dimensions
Second Shoulder Room (in) 55.8 49.4
Front Leg Room (in) 43.0 39.4
Front Hip Room (in) 53.5 - TBD -
Second Leg Room (in) 26.8 33.0
Front Head Room (in) 37.2 41.3
Passenger Volume (ft³) 81.9 84
Second Hip Room (in) 45.9 - TBD -
Front Shoulder Room (in) 57.4 52.8
Second Head Room (in) 35.2 36.7
Passenger Capacity 4 4
Exterior Dimensions
Height, Overall (in) 51.2 59.5
Track Width, Rear (in) 60.6 58.7
Wheelbase (in) 101.1 98.9
Liftover Height (in) 35.4 - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 74.1 67.9
Track Width, Front (in) 60.7 59.6
Min Ground Clearance (in) 4.0 4.2
Length, Overall (in) 193.5 161.1
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 12.9 12.0
Brakes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.9 x 1.02 9.4 x 0.35
Brake Type Power Pwr-Assisted
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.8 x 1.27 11.0 x 0.87
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel Four-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 16.8 14.5
Steering
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 40.64 32.8
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.67 3.2
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) 42.46 - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 16.9 17.8
Tires
Spare Tire Size T135/60R16 P205/55HR16
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size P215/60R16 P205/55HR16
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size P215/60R16 P205/55HR16
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 100 N/A
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 1000 N/A
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3317 2769
Wheels
Rear Wheel Material Steel Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7.5 16 x 6.5
Front Wheel Material Steel Steel
Spare Wheel Material Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7.5 16 x 6.5
Spare Wheel Size (in) 16 x 4.0 16 x 6.5
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 11.6 6.7
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 105 90
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 690 - TBD -
Engine
Fuel System SFI SMPI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 225 @ 4000 122 @ 2600
Engine Order Code L36 NA
Displacement 3.8L/231 2.0L/121
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 200 @ 5200 115 @ 5200
Engine Type Gas V6 Gas I4
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 30 31
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 19 24
Transmission
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00 1.03
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD Manual w/OD
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.75 3.78
Clutch Size (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.41 1.36
Trans Type 5 5
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.72 0.84
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.53 3.60
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.19 2.12
Trans Order Code MM5 NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.23 4.24
Summary
Body Style 2 Door Coupe 2 Door Coupe
Vehicle Name Chevrolet Camaro Volkswagen New Beetle
Suspension
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs Torsion-Beam
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 36 - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front Independent SLA Independent
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 0.59 - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs MacPherson Strut
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 46 - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 1.18 - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear Torque Arm Independent
 
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