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Selected Style 2-Door HB
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Trim

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door HB 44 49 $8,247 $8,755
2-Door HB Lsi 39 43 $8,905 $9,555
4-Door Sedan Lsi 39 43 $9,464 $10,155
2-Door Coupe DE 1.5L Manual
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door Coupe 1.5L Manual DE 33 40 $9,842 $10,830
2-Door Coupe 1.5L Automatic DE 28 36 $10,460 $11,550
4-Door Sedan 1.5L Manual DE 33 40 $10,998 $12,360
4-Door Sedan 1.5L Automatic DE 28 36 $11,617 $13,070
4-Door Sedan 1.8L Manual LS 29 36 $11,836 $13,300
4-Door Sedan 1.8L Automatic LS 26 33 $12,454 $13,980
2-Door Coupe 1.8L Manual LS 29 36 $12,725 $14,330
2-Door Coupe 1.8L Automatic LS 26 33 $13,343 $15,010
Pricing
Invoice Price
$8,247
$9,842
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$8,755
$10,830
Monthly Payment Estimate
$146 / month
$181 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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TCC Rating
Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 44 mpg 33 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 49 mpg 40 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Sub-Compact Sub-compact
Interior Dimensions
Passenger Capacity 4 5
Second Shoulder Room (in) 48.9 53.2
Front Leg Room (in) 42.5 43.0
Front Hip Room (in) 47.2 53.2
Second Leg Room (in) 32.2 31.1
Front Head Room (in) 39.1 38.6
Passenger Volume (ft³) 77.4 85.6
Second Hip Room (in) 43.9 47.6
Front Shoulder Room (in) 48.9 53.6
Second Head Room (in) 36.0 35.8
Exterior Dimensions
Height, Overall (in) 54.7 52.4
Track Width, Rear (in) 53.5 57.5
Wheelbase (in) 93.1 95.1
Liftover Height (in) 27.1 - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 62.6 66.5
Track Width, Front (in) 54.5 57.1
Min Ground Clearance (in) 6.3 4.9
Length, Overall (in) 149.4 168.1
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Up (ft³) 8.4 -
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down (ft³) 22.5 -
Trunk Volume (ft³) - 11.5
Brakes
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) NA NA
Brake Type Power Power
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 7.09 x 0.98 8 x 1.4
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 9.02 x 0.67 9.2 x 0.7
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Brake ABS System NA NA
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 10.3 13.2
Steering
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 31.5 32.8
Steering Type Manual Power Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.7 3.2
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) 34.1 34.8
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 19.1 16.7
Tires
Spare Tire Size T115/70D14 T105/70D14
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size P155/80R13 P175/70R13
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size P155/80R13 P175/70R13
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA - TBD -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA - TBD -
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 1818 2125
Wheels
Rear Wheel Material Steel Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 13 x 4.5 13 x 5
Front Wheel Material Steel Steel
Spare Wheel Material Steel - TBD -
Front Wheel Size (in) 13 x 4.5 13 x 5
Spare Wheel Size (in) 14 x 4 14 x - TBD -
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 4.1 4.4
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 55 80
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 390 420
Engine
Fuel System EFI MFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 58 @ 3300 93 @ 3000
Engine Order Code LP2 NA
Displacement 1.0L/61 1.5L/89.5
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 55 @ 5700 92 @ 5500
Engine Type Gas L3 Gas I4
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 49 40
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 44 33
Transmission
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 4.39 3.714
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.91 0.976
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD Manual
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA -
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.42 3.583
Clutch Size (in) 6.69 7.874
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.28 1.343
Trans Type 5 5
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.76 0.804
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.27 3.416
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.89 1.947
Trans Order Code MM5 NA
Summary
Body Style 2dr Hatchback 2 Door Coupe
Vehicle Name Chevrolet Metro Mitsubishi Mirage
Suspension
Suspension Type - Rear MacPherson Strut Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Separate coils w/Trailing Arm
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 25 - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut MacPherson Strut
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 0.71 NA
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil spring w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 25 - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 0.94 NA
 
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