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Selected Style 4-Door Sedan
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Body Style

Trim

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door Coupe 25 34 $12,739 $13,625
4-Door Sedan 25 34 $12,739 $13,625
2-Door Coupe LS 25 34 $14,885 $15,920
4-Door Sedan LS 25 34 $14,885 $15,920
4-Door Sedan LT 24 32 $17,012 $18,195
2-Door Coupe SS Supercharged 23 29 $20,037 $21,430
2-Door Coupe Deluxe
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Trim

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door Coupe Deluxe 19 28 $17,733 $19,215
2-Door Coupe Premium 19 28 $18,521 $20,090
2-Door Convertible Deluxe 19 28 $21,986 $23,940
2-Door Convertible Premium 19 28 $22,773 $24,815
2-Door Coupe GT Deluxe 17 25 $23,066 $25,140
2-Door Coupe GT Premium 17 25 $24,128 $26,320
2-Door Convertible GT Deluxe 17 25 $27,049 $29,565
2-Door Convertible GT Premium 17 25 $28,110 $30,745
Pricing
Invoice Price
$12,739
$17,733
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$13,625
$19,215
Monthly Payment Estimate
$227 / month
$320 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 25 mpg 19 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 34 mpg 28 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Compact Subcompact
Interior Dimensions
Second Leg Room (in) 33.7 30.3
Passenger Volume (ft³) 87.1 81.6
Front Head Room (in) 38.5 38.8
Second Hip Room (in) 46.4 45.2
Front Shoulder Room (in) 53.0 55.4
Second Head Room (in) 37.7 36.3
Passenger Capacity 5 4
Second Shoulder Room (in) 51.4 45.0
Front Leg Room (in) 41.8 42.7
Front Hip Room (in) 49.6 53.6
Exterior Dimensions
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 67.9 73.8
Track Width, Front (in) 58.7 62.4
Min Ground Clearance (in) - TBD - 5.73
Length, Overall (in) 180.3 187.6
Height, Overall (in) 57.1 55.7
Track Width, Rear (in) 58.1 63.0
Wheelbase (in) 103.3 107.1
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 13.9 13.1
Brakes
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.7 x 0.9 11.4 x 1.18
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes NA
Brake ABS System NA NA
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) NA Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) NA 11.8 x 0.75
Brake Type Pwr Pwr
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 9.1 x 1.6 NA
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 13.0 16.0
Steering
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.6 3.13
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 16.6 15.7
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 37.4 36.0
Steering Type Pwr Pwr Rack & Pinion
Tires
Rear Tire Size P195/60R15 P215/65R16
Rear Tire Order Code QTU NA
Front Tire Size P195/60R15 P215/65R16
Spare Tire Size - TBD - Compact
Front Tire Order Code QTU NA
Spare Tire Order Code - TBD - NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) N/A 100
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) N/A 1000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3216 3300
Wheels
Front Wheel Material Steel Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material - TBD - - TBD -
Front Wheel Size (in) 15 x - TBD - 16 x 7
Spare Wheel Size (in) - TBD - Compact
Rear Wheel Material Steel Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in) 15 x - TBD - 16 x 7
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 5 12.5
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 525 - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 105 - TBD -
Engine
Displacement 2.2L/134 4.0L/244
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 145 @ 5600 210 @ 5300
Engine Type Gas L4 Gas V6
Fuel System SFI SEFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 155 @ 4000 240 @ 3500
Engine Order Code L61 99N
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 25 19
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 34 28
Transmission
Clutch Size (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.35 1.41
Trans Type 5 5
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.81 0.72
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.31 3.53
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.02 2.19
Trans Order Code MM5 44F
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.58 3.31
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.98 1.00
Trans Description Cont. Manual Manual
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.58 3.75
Summary
Vehicle Name Chevrolet Cobalt Ford Mustang
Body Style 4 Door Sedan 2 Door Coupe
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) - TBD - N/A
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) NA w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD - 1.13
Suspension Type - Rear Premium Ride 3-Link
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) NA w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front Premium Ride MacPherson Strut
 
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