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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 17 25 $27,041 $29,045
2-Door Coupe Limited 17 25 $31,406 $33,895
2-Door Roadster 17 25 $31,577 $34,085
2-Door Roadster Limited 17 25 $35,276 $38,195
2-Door Coupe SRT-6 17 24 $41,898 $45,070
2-Door Roadster SRT6 17 24 $45,768 $49,370
2-Door Convertible
Pricing
Invoice Price
$27,041
N/A
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$29,045
$42,990
Monthly Payment Estimate
$484 / month
$717 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 17 mpg N/A mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 25 mpg N/A mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Two-seater Two Seater
Interior Dimensions
Front Head Room (in) 36.9 - TBD -
Passenger Volume (ft³) 48.0 - TBD -
Front Shoulder Room (in) 52.7 - TBD -
Passenger Capacity 2 2
Front Leg Room (in) 42.7 - TBD -
Front Hip Room (in) 53.3 - TBD -
Exterior Dimensions
Length, Overall (in) 159.8 149.0
Height, Overall (in) 51.8 45.0
Track Width, Rear (in) 59.0 59.2
Wheelbase (in) 94.5 90.6
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 69.5 67.7
Track Width, Front (in) 58.8 57.4
Min Ground Clearance (in) 4.9 4.1
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 7.6 - TBD -
Brakes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) - TBD - - 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 - - TBD -
Brake Type Pwr Pwr
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 15.9 - TBD -
Steering
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 16.7 - TBD -
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 32.9 - TBD -
Steering Type Pwr Pwr
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.1 - TBD -
Tires
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size P225/40ZR18 P175/55R16
Spare Tire Size Compact - TBD -
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size P255/35ZR19 P225/45R17
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 1975
Wheels
Spare Wheel Material - TBD - - TBD -
Front Wheel Size (in) 18 x 7.5 16 x - TBD -
Spare Wheel Size (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum Alloy
Rear Wheel Size (in) 19 x 9.0 17 x - TBD -
Front 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 - - TBD -
Engine
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 215 @ 5700 190 @ 7800
Engine Type Gas V6 Gas I4
Fuel System SMPI MPFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 229 @ 3000 138 @ 6800
Engine Order Code EGX NA
Displacement 3.2L/195.2 1.8L/110
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 17 - TBD -
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 25 - TBD -
Transmission
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00 - TBD -
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 4.06 - TBD -
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.61 - TBD -
Trans Order Code DED NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 2.70 - TBD -
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.25 - TBD -
Trans Description Cont. Manual Manual w/OD
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.84 - TBD -
First Gear Ratio (:1) 4.46 - TBD -
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA -
Clutch Size (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.72 - TBD -
Trans Type 6 6
Summary
Vehicle Name Chrysler Crossfire Lotus Elise
Body Style 2 Door Coupe 2 Door Open Top
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear 5-link Independent
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front Double Wishbone Independent
 
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