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Selected Style 3-Door Coupe ZX3 Base
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
3-Door Coupe ZX3 Base 26 34 $12,035 $12,820
3-Door Coupe ZX3 Premium 26 34 $13,409 $14,315
3-Door Coupe ZX3 Pwr Premium 26 34 $14,228 $15,205
4-Door Sedan LX 27 36 $12,339 $13,150
4-Door Sedan LX Premium 27 36 $13,116 $13,995
4-Door Sedan SE 27 36 $13,875 $14,820
4-Door Sedan SE Comfort 27 36 $14,192 $15,165
4-Door Sedan w/Zetec SE Comfort 26 34 $14,427 $15,420
4-Door Sedan ZTS 26 34 $14,721 $15,740
5-Door Sedan HB ZX5 Base 26 34 $14,523 $15,525
5-Door Sedan HB ZX5 Comfort 26 34 $14,937 $15,975
5-Door Sedan HB ZX5 Premium 26 34 $15,627 $16,725
4-Door Wagon SE 25 31 $16,137 $17,280
4-Door Wagon ZTW 25 31 $16,455 $17,625
3-Door Coupe SVT 22 28 $17,339 $18,585
5-Door Sedan HB SVT 22 28 $17,799 $19,085
2-Door Coupe Standard
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door Coupe SVT Cobra 16 22 $30,839 $33,460
2-Door Convertible SVT Cobra 16 22 $34,819 $37,835
2-Door Coupe Standard 20 29 $16,338 $17,720
2-Door Coupe Deluxe 20 29 $16,996 $18,450
2-Door Coupe Premium 20 29 $17,999 $19,565
2-Door Coupe GT Deluxe 18 26 $21,724 $23,705
2-Door Coupe GT Premium 18 26 $22,777 $24,875
2-Door Coupe Premium Mach 1 18 26 $26,224 $28,705
2-Door Convertible Deluxe 20 29 $21,500 $23,455
2-Door Convertible Premium 19 27 $23,826 $26,040
2-Door Convertible GT Deluxe 18 26 $25,630 $28,045
2-Door Convertible GT Premium 18 26 $26,683 $29,215
2-Door Coupe SVT Cobra 10th Anniv 16 22 $32,166 $34,935
2-Door Convertible SVT Cobra 10th Anniv 16 22 $36,115 $39,275
Pricing
Invoice Price
$12,035
$16,338
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$12,820
$17,720
Monthly Payment Estimate
$214 / month
$295 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
The Car Connection's Take
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 26 mpg 20 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 34 mpg 29 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Compact Subcompact
Interior Dimensions
Front Hip Room (in) 49.4 52.8
Second Leg Room (in) 37.6 29.9
Front Head Room (in) 39.3 38.1
Passenger Volume (ft³) 93.8 83.0
Second Hip Room (in) 49.5 47.4
Front Shoulder Room (in) 53.7 53.6
Second Head Room (in) 38.7 35.5
Passenger Capacity 5 4
Second Shoulder Room (in) 53.7 52.1
Front Leg Room (in) 43.1 42.6
Exterior Dimensions
Track Width, Rear (in) 58.5 60.6
Wheelbase (in) 103.0 101.3
Liftover Height (in) 26.1 28.3
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 66.9 73.1
Track Width, Front (in) 58.8 60.2
Min Ground Clearance (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Length, Overall (in) 168.1 183.2
Height, Overall (in) 56.3 53.1
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 18.6 10.9
Brakes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) - TBD - NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) - TBD - - TBD -
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 - TBD -
Brake Type Pwr Pwr
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 13.2 15.7
Steering
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) - TBD - 2.62
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 16.0 15.0
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 34.3 36.0
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Tires
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size P195/60R15 P225/55TR16
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size P195/60R15 P225/55TR16
Spare Tire Size - TBD - T125/90R15
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 100 100
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 1000 1000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2551 3114
Wheels
Rear Wheel Size (in) 15 x 5.5 16 x 7.0
Front Wheel Material Aluminum Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 15 x 5.5 16 x 7.0
Spare Wheel Size (in) - TBD - 16 x - TBD -
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum Aluminum
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) - TBD - - TBD -
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 540 - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 110 - TBD -
Engine
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 135 @ 4500 225 @ 2800
Engine Order Code NA NA
Displacement 2.0L/121 3.8L/232
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 130 @ 5300 193 @ 5500
Engine Type Gas I4 Gas V6
Fuel System MPI SMPI
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 34 29
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 26 20
Transmission
Clutch Size (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.281 1.33
Trans Type 5 5
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) .756 0.68
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.65 3.15
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.926 1.99
Trans Order Code NA 445
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.82 3.27
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) .951 1.00
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD Manual w/OD
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.154 3.37
Summary
Vehicle Name Ford Focus Ford Mustang
Body Style 2 Door Coupe 2 Door Coupe
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - 30.1
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson strut MacPherson Strut
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 0.83 NA
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - 32.0
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 0.71 1.00
Suspension Type - Rear SLA Control Blade Four-Bar Link
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) NA w/Coil Springs
 
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