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Selected Style 2-Door Convertible Base Manual
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door Convertible Manual Base 23 28 $19,548 $21,180
2-Door Convertible Automatic Base 22 28 $19,548 $21,180
2-Door Convertible 5-Speed Manual LS 23 28 $22,081 $23,930
2-Door Convertible 6-Speed Manual LS 23 28 $22,081 $23,930
2-Door Convertible Automatic LS 22 28 $22,081 $23,930
2-Door Convertible SE Special Edition 23 28 $23,725 $25,715
2-Door Coupe 5-Speed w/ESP
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door Coupe 5-Speed w/ESP 22 31 $27,701 $31,200
2-Door Coupe Quattro 5-Speed w/ESP 20 29 $27,701 $31,200
2-Door Coupe Quattro 6-Speed 20 28 $31,915 $35,750
2-Door Coupe Quattro 6-Speed w/ESP 20 28 $32,223 $36,100
2-Door Roadster 5-Speed 22 30 $29,153 $32,850
2-Door Roadster 5-Speed w/ESP 22 30 $29,461 $33,200
2-Door Roadster Quattro 6-Speed 20 28 $34,379 $38,550
2-Door Roadster Quattro 6-Speed w/ESP 20 28 $34,687 $38,900
Pricing
Invoice Price
$19,548
$27,701
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$21,180
$31,200
Monthly Payment Estimate
$353 / month
$520 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
The Car Connection's Take
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 23 mpg 22 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 28 mpg 31 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Two Seater Mini-Compact
Interior Dimensions
Front Head Room (in) 37.1 37.8
Passenger Volume (ft³) 46 58.9
Front Shoulder Room (in) 49.7 55.6
Passenger Capacity 2 4
Front Leg Room (in) 42.8 41.2
Front Hip Room (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Second Leg Room (in) - 20.2
Second Hip Room (in) - - TBD -
Second Head Room (in) - 32.6
Second Shoulder Room (in) - 48.1
Exterior Dimensions
Length, Overall (in) 155.7 159.1
Height, Overall (in) 48.4 53.0
Track Width, Rear (in) 56.7 59.6
Wheelbase (in) 89.2 95.4
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 66.0 73.1
Track Width, Front (in) 55.7 60.0
Min Ground Clearance (in) 4.0 4.4
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 5.1 13.8
Brakes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.0 x - TBD - 12.3 x - TBD -
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Brake ABS System NA 4-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 9.90 x - TBD - 9.1 x - TBD -
Brake Type Power Pwr-Assisted
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 12.7 14.5
Steering
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 15.1 15.6
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 30.2 34.2
Steering Type Variable pwr assist Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.7 2.8
Tires
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size P195/50VR15 P205/55WR16
Spare Tire Size Compact - TBD -
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size P195/50VR15 P205/55WR16
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) N/A - TBD -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) N/A NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) N/A - TBD -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) N/A NA
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2387 2921
Wheels
Spare Wheel Material Steel - TBD -
Front Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6 16 x 7.0
Spare Wheel Size (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Rear Wheel Material Alloy Alloy
Rear Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6 16 x 7.0
Front Wheel Material Alloy Alloy
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 6.3 7.4
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 80 120
Engine
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 142 @ 7000 180 @ 5500
Engine Type Gas I4 Gas I4
Fuel System EMPI SMPI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 125 @ 5000 173 @ 4700
Engine Order Code NA NA
Displacement 1.8L/110 1.8L/107
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 23 22
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 28 31
Transmission
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.81 0.84
Trans Description Cont. Again NA Synchro Reverse
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.76 3.06
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.89 1.94
Trans Order Code NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 4.30 3.94
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00 1.03
Trans Description Cont. Manual Manual w/OD
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.14 3.30
Clutch Size (in) 8.46 - TBD -
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.33 1.31
Trans Type 5 5
Summary
Vehicle Name Mazda MX-5 Miata Audi TT
Body Style 2 Door Convertible 2 Door Coupe
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 Double Wishbone Torsion-Beam Axle
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs w/ Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front Double Wishbone MacPherson Strut
 
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