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Selected Style 2-Door Coupe
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Trim

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door Coupe 25 33 $13,052 $13,960
4-Door Sedan 25 33 $13,192 $14,110
2-Door Coupe LS 25 33 $14,127 $15,110
4-Door Sedan LS 25 33 $14,244 $15,235
2-Door Coupe LS Sport 24 33 $15,478 $16,555
4-Door Sedan LS Sport 24 33 $15,600 $16,685
2-Door Reg Cab 120" WB
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door Reg Cab 120" WB 15 19 $15,733 $17,620
2-Door Reg Cab 140" WB 15 19 $15,978 $17,905
2-Door Reg Cab 120" WB 4WD 14 17 $19,447 $21,880
2-Door Reg Cab 140" WB 4WD 14 17 $19,739 $22,220
4-Door Quad Cab 140" WB 15 19 $20,161 $22,710
4-Door Quad Cab 160" WB 15 19 $20,401 $22,990
4-Door Quad Cab 140" WB 4WD 14 17 $22,938 $25,910
4-Door Quad Cab 160" WB 4WD 14 17 $23,221 $26,240
Pricing
Invoice Price
$13,052
$15,733
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$13,960
$17,620
Monthly Payment Estimate
$233 / month
$294 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 25 mpg 15 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 33 mpg 19 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Sub-Compact -
Interior Dimensions
Front Hip Room (in) 50.0 - TBD -
Second Leg Room (in) 32.7 -
Front Head Room (in) 37.6 - TBD -
Passenger Volume (ft³) 87.1 -
Second Hip Room (in) 49.5 -
Front Shoulder Room (in) 53.9 - TBD -
Second Head Room (in) 36.6 -
Passenger Capacity 5 3
Second Shoulder Room (in) 54.9 -
Front Leg Room (in) 41.9 - TBD -
Exterior Dimensions
Track Width, Rear (in) 56.4 -
Wheelbase (in) 104.1 120.5
Liftover Height (in) 26.1 -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 68.7 79.9
Track Width, Front (in) 57.6 -
Min Ground Clearance (in) 5.7 -
Length, Overall (in) 180.9 -
Height, Overall (in) 53.0 74.4
Ground to Top of Frame (in) - - TBD -
Overhang, Rear w/o bumper (in) - - TBD -
Ground Clearance, Front (in) - - TBD -
Cab to Axle (in) - - TBD -
Ground to Top of Load Floor (in) - - TBD -
Overhang, Front (in) - - TBD -
Frame Width, Rear (in) - - TBD -
Front Bumper to Back of Cab (in) - - TBD -
Length, Overall w/o rear bumper (in) - 207.7
Ground Clearance, Rear (in) - - TBD -
Cab to End of Frame (in) - - TBD -
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 13.2 -
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) - - TBD -
Tailgate Width (in) - - TBD -
Cargo Box Length @ Floor (in) - 6.25
Ext'd Cab Cargo Volume (ft³) - - TBD -
Cargo Box Width @ Floor (in) - - TBD -
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) - - TBD -
Cargo Volume (ft³) - - TBD -
Cargo Box Width @ Top, Rear (in) - - TBD -
Brakes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 7.87 x 1.77 NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.2 x 0.79 - TBD -
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes NA
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel Rear Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) NA Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) NA NA
Brake Type Power Pwr
Brake ABS System (Second Line) - NA
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 14.1 26.0
Aux Fuel Tank Location - NA
Fuel Tank Location - NA
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) - NA
Steering
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.6 -
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 14.7 -
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 35.6 - TBD -
Steering Type Power Rack & Pinion Pwr rack & pinion
Steering Ratio (:1), At Lock - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), On Center - - TBD -
Tires
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size P195/70R14 P245/70R17
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size P195/70R14 P245/70R17
Spare Tire Size T115/70D14 P245/70R17
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Capacity (lbs) - - TBD -
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Rear - - TBD -
Rear Tire Capacity (lbs) - - TBD -
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Front - - TBD -
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Spare - - TBD -
Front Tire Capacity (lbs) - - TBD -
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA 500
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA - TBD -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA 5000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA - TBD -
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) - NA
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) - NA
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2617 -
Curb Weight - Rear (lbs) - 2025
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Front (lbs) - - TBD -
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) - 8,000
Curb Weight - Front (lbs) - 2474
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap (lbs) - 6650
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Rear (lbs) - - TBD -
Wheels
Rear Wheel Size (in) 14 x 6 16 x 7.0
Front Wheel Material Steel Steel
Spare Wheel Material Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 14 x 6 16 x 7.0
Spare Wheel Size (in) 14 x 6 16 x 7.0
Rear Wheel Material Steel Steel
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 9.6 - TBD -
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 525 600
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 105 136
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (2nd) - NA
Maximum Alternator Watts - 1632
Engine
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 135 @ 3600 319 @ 4000
Engine Order Code LN2 EKG
Displacement 2.2L/134 3.7L/226
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 115 @ 5000 215 @ 5200
Engine Type Gas L4 Gas V6
Fuel System SFI SMPI
Engine Oil Cooler - NA
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 33 19
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 25 15
Transmission
Clutch Size (in) 8.46 11.0
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.35 1.38
Trans Type 5 5
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.69 0.73
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.31 3.57
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.02 2.33
Trans Order Code MM5 DDC
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.94 -
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.98 1.00
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/4th & 5th OD Manual w/OD
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.58 4.03
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High - NA
Transfer Case Power Take Off - NA
Trans Power Take Off - NA
Transfer Case Model - NA
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low - NA
Trans PTO Access - NA
Summary
Vehicle Name Chevrolet Cavalier Dodge Ram 1500
Body Style 2 Door Coupe Reg Cab 6'3" Bed
Body Code - 120" WB
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 25 - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut Independant SLA
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) NA NA
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs -
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 32 - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 0.75 - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear Trailing Axle Leaf spring
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs -
Axle Capacity - Rear (lbs) - - TBD -
Spring Capacity - Front (lbs) - - TBD -
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear - 3.55
Axle Type - Front - NA
Axle Capacity - Front (lbs) - - TBD -
Axle Ratio (:1) - Front - NA
Spring Capacity - Rear (lbs) - - TBD -
Axle Type - Rear - Semi-floating
Frame
Frame Type - Ladder
 
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