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Selected Style 2-Door Coupe LS
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Body Style

Trim

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door Coupe LS 25 34 $11,718 $12,400
4-Door Sedan LS 25 34 $12,190 $12,900
2-Door Coupe LT 25 34 $13,891 $14,700
4-Door Sedan LT 25 34 $14,364 $15,200
2-Door Coupe SS 25 34 $15,970 $16,900
4-Door Sedan SS 25 34 $16,443 $17,400
4-Door Sedan LTZ 24 32 $16,726 $17,700
2-Door Coupe SS Supercharged 23 29 $18,805 $19,900
3-Door HB Manual (Natl)
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Transmission

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
3-Door HB Manual 22 29 $15,485 $16,300
3-Door HB Automatic 23 30 $16,245 $17,100
Pricing
Invoice Price
$11,718
$15,485
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$12,400
$16,300
Monthly Payment Estimate
$207 / month
$272 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 25 mpg 22 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 34 mpg 29 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Compact Sub-compact
Interior Dimensions
Second Shoulder Room (in) 49.0 50.0
Front Leg Room (in) 42.0 41.6
Front Hip Room (in) 49.5 53.2
Second Leg Room (in) 32.2 33.6
Front Head Room (in) 38.7 37.6
Passenger Volume (ft³) 83.0 84.7
Second Hip Room (in) 46.1 47.3
Front Shoulder Room (in) 53.0 54.3
Second Head Room (in) 35.7 36.6
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Exterior Dimensions
Height, Overall (in) 55.5 55.7
Track Width, Rear (in) 58.1 59.3
Wheelbase (in) 103.3 106.3
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 67.9 69.1
Track Width, Front (in) 58.7 59.3
Min Ground Clearance (in) 5.4 5.2
Length, Overall (in) 180.5 174.0
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 13.9 -
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Up (ft³) - 12.8
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down (ft³) - - TBD -
Brakes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) NA 10.59 x - TBD -
Brake Type Pwr Pwr
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) - TBD - x 0.5 NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.7 X 0.94 10.83 x - TBD -
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes NA
Brake ABS System NA 4-wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) NA Yes
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 13.0 14.5
Steering
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 33.5 36.1
Steering Type Pwr Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.6 3.15
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 16.6 17.7
Tires
Spare Tire Size - TBD - T125/70D17
Front Tire Order Code QTU NA
Spare Tire Order Code - TBD - NA
Rear Tire Size P195/60R15 P215/45ZR17
Rear Tire Order Code QTU NA
Front Tire Size P195/60R15 P215/45ZR17
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA - TBD -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 100 - TBD -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA - TBD -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 1000 - TBD -
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2991 2,905
Wheels
Rear Wheel Material Steel Alloy
Rear Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6.0 17 x 7
Front Wheel Material Steel Alloy
Spare Wheel Material - TBD - Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6.0 17 x 7
Spare Wheel Size (in) - TBD - 17 x - TBD -
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 6.9 6.4
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 105 - TBD -
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 525 - TBD -
Engine
Fuel System SFI MPFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 155 @ 4000 163 @ 4000
Engine Order Code L61 NA
Displacement 2.2L/134 2.4L/144
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 145 @ 5600 160 @ 5700
Engine Type Gas 4-Cyl Gas I4
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 34 29
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 25 22
Transmission
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.98 0.97
Trans Description Cont. Manual Manual w/OD
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.58 3.54
Clutch Size (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.35 1.33
Trans Type 5 5
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.69 0.78
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.31 3.58
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.02 2.05
Trans Order Code MM5 NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.84 4.24
Summary
Body Style 2 Door Coupe 3 Door Hatchback
Vehicle Name Chevrolet Cobalt Scion tC
Suspension
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) NA Double Wishbone
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front Premium Ride Independent
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) - TBD - 0.71
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) NA MacPherson Strut
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD - 0.83
Suspension Type - Rear Premium Ride Independent
 
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