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Selected Style 2-Door Coupe
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Body Style

Trim

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door Coupe 25 33 $13,052 $13,960
2-Door Coupe LS 25 33 $14,127 $15,110
2-Door Coupe LS Sport 24 33 $15,478 $16,555
4-Door Sedan 25 33 $13,192 $14,110
4-Door Sedan LS 25 33 $14,244 $15,235
4-Door Sedan LS Sport 24 33 $15,600 $16,685
2-Door Convertible GL Manual
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Transmission

Trim

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door Convertible Manual GL 24 31 $17,947 $19,600
2-Door Convertible Automatic GL 23 29 $18,811 $20,475
2-Door Convertible Manual GLS 24 31 $18,856 $20,600
2-Door Convertible Automatic GLS 23 29 $19,720 $21,475
2-Door Convertible Manual GLX 24 31 $20,400 $22,300
2-Door Convertible Automatic GLX 23 29 $21,264 $23,175
Pricing
Invoice Price
$13,052
$17,947
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$13,960
$19,600
Monthly Payment Estimate
$233 / month
$327 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 25 mpg 24 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 33 mpg 31 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Sub-Compact Sub-Compact
Interior Dimensions
Front Leg Room (in) 41.9 42.3
Front Hip Room (in) 50.0 - TBD -
Second Leg Room (in) 32.7 31.1
Front Head Room (in) 37.6 38.7
Passenger Volume (ft³) 87.1 82
Second Hip Room (in) 49.5 - TBD -
Front Shoulder Room (in) 53.9 54.1
Second Head Room (in) 36.6 36.6
Passenger Capacity 5 4
Second Shoulder Room (in) 54.9 46.5
Exterior Dimensions
Track Width, Rear (in) 56.4 56.2
Wheelbase (in) 104.1 97.4
Liftover Height (in) 26.1 - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 68.7 66.7
Track Width, Front (in) 57.6 57.6
Min Ground Clearance (in) 5.7 4.4
Length, Overall (in) 180.9 160.4
Height, Overall (in) 53.0 56.0
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 13.2 8.0
Brakes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) NA 8.90 x 0.39
Brake Type Power Pwr
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 10.1 x 0.79
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes NA
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) NA Yes
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 14.1 14.5
Steering
Steering Type Power Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.6 3.17
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 14.7 17.8
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 35.6 34.8
Tires
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size P195/70R14 P195/60HR14
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size P195/70R14 P195/60HR14
Spare Tire Size T115/70D14 Compact
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA N/A
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA N/A
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA N/A
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2617 2825
Wheels
Rear Wheel Size (in) 14 x 6 14 x 6
Front Wheel Material Steel Steel
Spare Wheel Material Steel - TBD -
Front Wheel Size (in) 14 x 6 14 x 6
Spare Wheel Size (in) 14 x 6 Compact
Rear Wheel Material Steel Steel
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 9.6 6.7
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 105 90
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 525 60
Engine
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 135 @ 3600 122 @ 2600
Engine Order Code LN2 NA
Displacement 2.2L/134 2.0L/121
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 115 @ 5000 115 @ 5200
Engine Type Gas L4 Gas I4
Fuel System SFI SMPI
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 33 31
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 25 24
Transmission
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.58 3.45
Clutch Size (in) 8.46 - TBD -
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.35 1.29
Trans Type 5 5
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.69 0.81
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.31 3.17
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.02 1.94
Trans Order Code MM5 NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.94 3.67
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.98 0.97
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/4th & 5th OD Manual w/OD
Summary
Body Style 2 Door Coupe 2 Door Convertible
Vehicle Name Chevrolet Cavalier Volkswagen Cabrio
Suspension
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 25 - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut Independent
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) NA NA
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs MacPherson Strut
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 32 - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 0.75 0.79
Suspension Type - Rear Trailing Axle Torsion Beam
 
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