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Selected Style 2-Door Convertible GT
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Trim

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door Convertible GT 12 17 N/A $87,252
2-Door Convertible Cambiocorsa 12 17 N/A $91,415
2-Door Roadster
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Trim

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door Roadster 20 29 $38,172 $43,800
2-Door Roadster S 19 27 $46,314 $53,100
Pricing
Invoice Price
N/A
$38,172
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$87,252
$43,800
Monthly Payment Estimate
$1454 / month
$730 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 12 mpg 20 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 17 mpg 29 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Sub-Compact Two-Seater
Interior Dimensions
Front Hip Room (in) - TBD - 53.4
Front Head Room (in) - TBD - 38.4
Passenger Volume (ft³) - TBD - - TBD -
Front Shoulder Room (in) - TBD - 51.7
Passenger Capacity 2 2
Front Leg Room (in) - TBD - 41.6
Exterior Dimensions
Track Width, Front (in) 60.0 58.7
Min Ground Clearance (in) - TBD - 4.1
Length, Overall (in) 169.4 171.6
Height, Overall (in) 51.4 51.0
Track Width, Rear (in) 60.6 60.4
Wheelbase (in) 96.1 95.1
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 71.7 70.9
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 10.6 9.5
Brakes
Brake Type Pwr 4-Wheel Disc Pwr
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 13.0 x 1.3 11.73 x 0.94
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Brake ABS System Yes Four-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 12.2 x 1.1 11.77 x 0.79
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 23.0 16.9
Steering
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) - TBD - 2.98
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall Variable 16.9
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 37.7 35.8
Tires
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size P265/35ZR18 P235/50ZR18
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size P235/40ZR18 P205/55ZR17
Spare Tire Size - TBD - Compact
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA - TBD -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA - TBD -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA - TBD -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA - TBD -
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3792 2855
Wheels
Rear Wheel Size (in) 18 x - TBD - 17 x 8
Front Wheel Material Aluminum Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material - TBD - - TBD -
Front Wheel Size (in) 18 x - TBD - 17 x 6.5
Spare Wheel Size (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum Aluminum
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) - TBD - - TBD -
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) - TBD - - TBD -
Engine
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 330 @ 4500 199 @ 4700-6000
Engine Order Code NA NA
Displacement 4.2L/- TBD - 2.7L/164
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 390 @ 7000 240 @ 6400
Engine Type Gas V8 Gas Flat 6-cyl
Fuel System EFI SMFI
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 17 29
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 12 20
Transmission
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.85 NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.29 3.50
Clutch Size (in) 8.5 9.45
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.61 1.43
Trans Type 6-Speed 5
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.03 0.84
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive Rear-Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.57 3.44
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.16 2.12
Trans Order Code NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.73 3.75
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.27 1.09
Trans Description Cont. Manual Manual
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) - NA
Summary
Vehicle Name Maserati Spyder Porsche Boxster
Body Style 2 Door Convertible 2 Door Roadster
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front Double-wishbone Independent
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/stabilizer bar MacPherson Strut
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear Double-wishbone Independent
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/stabilizer bar MacPherson Strut
 
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