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Selected Style 2-Door Coupe
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Trim

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door Coupe Limited 17 25 $31,406 $33,895
2-Door Coupe SRT-6 17 24 $41,898 $45,070
2-Door Roadster Limited 17 25 $35,276 $38,195
2-Door Roadster SRT6 17 24 $45,768 $49,370
2-Door Coupe 17 25 $27,041 $29,045
2-Door Roadster 17 25 $31,577 $34,085
325i 4-Door Sedan RWD South Africa
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door Coupe 325Ci 20 29 $29,025 $31,700
2-Door Coupe SULEV 325Ci 19 27 $29,025 $31,700
2-Door Coupe 330Ci 20 30 $34,125 $37,300
2-Door Coupe M3 16 24 $43,225 $47,300
2-Door Convertible 325Ci 19 27 $35,670 $39,000
2-Door Convertible 330Ci 19 28 $40,765 $44,600
2-Door Convertible M3 16 23 $50,960 $55,800
4-Door Sedan RWD 325i 20 29 $26,845 $29,300
4-Door Sedan RWD SULEV 325i 19 27 $26,845 $29,300
4-Door Sedan RWD South Africa 325i 20 29 $26,845 $29,300
4-Door Sedan AWD 325xi 19 27 $28,435 $31,050
4-Door Sedan RWD 330i 20 30 $32,665 $35,700
4-Door Sedan AWD 330xi 20 29 $34,260 $37,450
4-Door Sports Wagon RWD 325i 20 29 $28,570 $31,200
4-Door Sports Wagon RWD SULEV 325i 19 27 $28,570 $31,200
4-Door Sports Wagon AWD 325xi 19 26 $30,165 $32,950
Pricing
Invoice Price
$27,041
$26,845
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$29,045
$29,300
Monthly Payment Estimate
$484 / month
$488 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 17 mpg 20 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 25 mpg 29 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Two-seater Compact
Interior Dimensions
Front Hip Room (in) 53.3 - TBD -
Passenger Volume (ft³) 48.0 90.8
Front Head Room (in) 36.9 37.0
Front Shoulder Room (in) 52.7 54.4
Passenger Capacity 2 5
Front Leg Room (in) 42.7 41.4
Second Leg Room (in) - 34.6
Second Hip Room (in) - - TBD -
Second Head Room (in) - 37.4
Second Shoulder Room (in) - 54.2
Exterior Dimensions
Track Width, Front (in) 58.8 57.9
Min Ground Clearance (in) 4.9 - TBD -
Length, Overall (in) 159.8 176
Height, Overall (in) 51.8 55.7
Track Width, Rear (in) 59.0 58.4
Wheelbase (in) 94.5 107.3
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 69.5 68.5
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 7.6 10.7
Brakes
Brake Type Pwr Pwr-Assisted
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) - TBD - 11.8 x - TBD -
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Brake ABS System 4-wheel 4-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) - TBD - 11.6 x - TBD -
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 15.9 16.6
Steering
Steering Type Pwr Variable Assist Pwr
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.1 3.0
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 16.7 13.7
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 32.9 34.4
Tires
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size P255/35ZR19 P205/55R16
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size P225/40ZR18 P205/55R16
Spare Tire Size Compact P205/55R16
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) - TBD - N/A
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) - TBD - N/A
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA N/A
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3006 3219
Wheels
Rear Wheel Size (in) 19 x 9.0 16 x 7.0
Front Wheel Material Aluminum Alloy
Spare Wheel Material - TBD - Alloy
Front Wheel Size (in) 18 x 7.5 16 x 7.0
Spare Wheel Size (in) - TBD - 16 x 7.0
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum Alloy
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) - TBD - - TBD -
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 510 - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) - TBD - 120
Engine
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 229 @ 3000 175 @ 3500
Engine Order Code EGX NA
Displacement 3.2L/195.2 2.5L/152
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 215 @ 5700 184 @ 6000
Engine Type Gas V6 Gas 6-Cyl
Fuel System SMPI EFI
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 25 29
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 17 20
Transmission
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.84 NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 4.46 4.23
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA -
Clutch Size (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.72 1.66
Trans Type 6 5
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00 1.00
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 4.06 4.04
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.61 2.52
Trans Order Code DED NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 2.70 3.15
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.25 1.22
Trans Description Cont. Manual Manual
Summary
Vehicle Name Chrysler Crossfire BMW 3 Series
Body Style 2 Door Coupe 4 Door Sedan
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front Double Wishbone Strut type
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs w/Lower Arms
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear 5-link Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs w/Upper Arms
 
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