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Selected Style 3-Door HB
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Trim

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
3-Door HB 26 33 $13,152 $14,355
3-Door HB GT 21 27 $15,377 $16,855
2-Door GT Manual
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door GT Manual 19 24 $22,987 $27,050
2-Door GT Automatic 18 23 $23,735 $27,930
2-Door GT Manual SL 19 25 $27,120 $33,080
2-Door GT Automatic SL 18 24 $27,868 $33,990
2-Door GT VR-4 Twin Turbo Manual 18 24 $36,561 $44,590
Pricing
Invoice Price
$13,152
$22,987
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$14,355
$27,050
Monthly Payment Estimate
$239 / month
$451 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 26 mpg 19 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 33 mpg 24 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Subcompact Sub-Compact
Interior Dimensions
Front Leg Room (in) 43.1 44.2
Front Hip Room (in) 53.9 56.7
Second Leg Room (in) 28.5 28.5
Front Head Room (in) 37.8 37.1
Passenger Volume (ft³) 80.0 82.3
Second Hip Room (in) 48.6 46.9
Front Shoulder Room (in) 52.0 55.9
Second Head Room (in) 34.8 34.1
Passenger Capacity 4 5
Second Shoulder Room (in) 53.9 52.0
Exterior Dimensions
Track Width, Rear (in) 59.8 62.2
Wheelbase (in) 102.8 97.2
Liftover Height (in) N/A - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 69.8 72.4
Track Width, Front (in) 59.8 61.4
Min Ground Clearance (in) - TBD - 4.1
Length, Overall (in) 178.7 180.3
Height, Overall (in) 51.6 49.1
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down (ft³) N/A -
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Up (ft³) 18.8 -
Trunk Volume (ft³) - 11.1
Brakes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) NA 10.4 x - TBD -
Brake Type Power Power
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 9.0 x 1.46 NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.2 x 0.94 10.8 x - TBD -
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes NA
Brake ABS System NA NA
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) NA Yes
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 15.5 19.8
Steering
Steering Type Power Rack & Pinion Power Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.9 2.8
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - NA
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 17.0 16.95
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 35.8 37.4
Tires
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size P195/65R14 225/55VR16
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size P195/65R14 225/55VR16
Spare Tire Size T125/70D15 T125/90D16
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) N/A NA
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) N/A NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) N/A NA
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) N/A NA
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2696 3131
Wheels
Rear Wheel Size (in) 14 x 5.5 16 x 8
Front Wheel Material Steel Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material Steel - TBD -
Front Wheel Size (in) 14 x 5.5 16 x 8
Spare Wheel Size (in) 15 x 4.0 16 x - TBD -
Rear Wheel Material Steel Aluminum
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 7.4 9
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 80 110
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 582 - TBD -
Engine
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 127 @ 4500 185 @ 4000
Engine Order Code 99A NA
Displacement 2.0L/122 3.0L/181
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 118 @ 5500 161 @ 5500
Engine Type Gas I4 Gas V6
Fuel System EFI MFI
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 33 24
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 26 19
Transmission
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA -
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.31 3.090
Clutch Size (in) 8.86 - TBD -
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.23 1.217
Trans Type 5 5
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.72 0.741
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.17 3.166
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.83 1.833
Trans Order Code 445 NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 4.10 4.153
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.91 0.888
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD Manual
Summary
Body Style 3 Door Hatchback 2 Door Hatchback GT
Vehicle Name Ford Probe Mitsubishi 3000GT
Suspension
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs w/Trailng Arms
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 32 - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson strut Independent
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 0.47 NA
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs w/MacPherson Struts
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 32 - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 1.00 .79
Suspension Type - Rear Quadralink Independent
 
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