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Selected Style 2-Door Coupe Deluxe
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Trim

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door Coupe Deluxe 19 28 $17,733 $19,215
2-Door Coupe Premium 19 28 $18,521 $20,090
2-Door Coupe GT Deluxe 17 25 $23,066 $25,140
2-Door Coupe GT Premium 17 25 $24,128 $26,320
2-Door Convertible Deluxe 19 28 $21,986 $23,940
2-Door Convertible Premium 19 28 $22,773 $24,815
2-Door Convertible GT Deluxe 17 25 $27,049 $29,565
2-Door Convertible GT Premium 17 25 $28,110 $30,745
2-Door Coupe Manual
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Trim

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door Coupe Manual 20 26 $25,066 $26,800
2-Door Coupe Manual Enthusiast 20 26 $26,589 $28,750
2-Door Coupe Automatic Enthusiast 19 25 $27,514 $29,750
2-Door Coupe Manual Performance 20 26 $28,624 $30,950
2-Door Coupe Automatic Touring 19 25 $29,687 $32,100
2-Door Coupe Manual Touring 20 26 $30,815 $33,700
2-Door Coupe Manual Track 20 26 $31,637 $34,600
2-Door Roadster Manual Enthusiast 20 26 $31,860 $34,450
2-Door Roadster Automatic Enthusiast 18 25 $32,785 $35,450
2-Door Roadster Manual Touring 20 26 $34,079 $36,850
2-Door Roadster Automatic Touring 18 25 $35,004 $37,850
2-Door Coupe Manual 35th Anniv. Edition 20 26 $33,100 $36,200
2-Door Coupe Automatic 35th Anniv. Edition 19 25 $34,015 $37,200
2-Door Roadster Manual Grand Touring 20 26 $36,346 $39,300
Pricing
Invoice Price
$17,733
$25,066
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$19,215
$26,800
Monthly Payment Estimate
$320 / month
$447 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 19 mpg 20 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 28 mpg 26 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Subcompact Subcompact
Interior Dimensions
Second Head Room (in) 36.3 -
Passenger Capacity 4 2
Second Shoulder Room (in) 45.0 -
Front Leg Room (in) 42.7 42.6
Front Hip Room (in) 53.6 53.2
Second Leg Room (in) 30.3 -
Front Head Room (in) 38.8 38.2
Passenger Volume (ft³) 81.6 50.5
Second Hip Room (in) 45.2 -
Front Shoulder Room (in) 55.4 53.6
Exterior Dimensions
Min Ground Clearance (in) 5.73 - TBD -
Length, Overall (in) 187.6 169.4
Height, Overall (in) 55.7 51.9
Track Width, Rear (in) 63.0 60.6
Wheelbase (in) 107.1 104.3
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 73.8 71.5
Track Width, Front (in) 62.4 60.4
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 13.1 6.8
Brakes
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.8 x 0.75 11.50 x 0.63
Brake Type Pwr Pwr
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.4 x 1.18 11.65 x 9.5
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Brake ABS System NA 4-Wheel
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 16.0 20
Steering
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 15.7 15.9
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 36.0 35.4
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.13 2.6
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - 37.0
Tires
Front Tire Size P215/65R16 P225/50WR17
Spare Tire Size Compact Compact
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size P215/65R16 P235/50WR17
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 1000 NA
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 100 NA
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3300 3213
Wheels
Spare Wheel Size (in) Compact Compact
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7 17 x 8.0
Front Wheel Material Aluminum Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material - TBD - Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7 17 x 7.5
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 12.5 9.2
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) - TBD - 110
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - - TBD -
Engine
Engine Type Gas V6 Gas V6
Fuel System SEFI SMPI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 240 @ 3500 274 @ 4800
Engine Order Code 99N VQ35DE
Displacement 4.0L/244 3.5L/214
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 210 @ 5300 287 @ 6200
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 28 26
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 19 20
Transmission
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.19 2.32
Trans Order Code 44F - TBD -
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.31 3.54
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00 1.27
Trans Description Cont. Manual Manual w/OD
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA 0.79
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.75 3.79
Clutch Size (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.41 1.62
Trans Type 5 6
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.72 1.00
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA -
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.53 3.45
Summary
Body Style 2 Door Coupe 2dr Coupe
Vehicle Name Ford Mustang Nissan 350Z
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 1.13 - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear 3-Link Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs NA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut Independent
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) N/A - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs NA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
 
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