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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
Second Shoulder Room (in) 54.9 46.5
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
Exterior Dimensions
Height, Overall (in) 53.0 56.0
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
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 Size T115/70D14 Compact
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
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
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA N/A
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
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
Fuel System SFI SMPI
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
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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