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Selected Style 2-Door Roadster 5.0L
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door Roadster 5.0L 16 23 $76,818 $82,600
2-Door Roadster 6.0L 13 19 $119,924 $128,950
2-Door Carrera Coupe 6-Speed Manual
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door Carrera Coupe 6-Speed Manual 17 25 $56,736 $65,590
2-Door Carrera Coupe w/Tiptronic 16 25 $59,610 $69,010
2-Door Carrera Cabriolet 6-Speed Manual 17 25 $64,855 $74,970
2-Door Carrera Cabriolet w/Tiptronic 16 25 $67,729 $78,390
2-Door Carrera 4 Coupe 6-Speed Manual 17 24 $61,437 $71,020
2-Door Carrera 4 Coupe w/Tiptronic 16 24 $64,311 $74,440
2-Door Carrera 4 Cabriolet 6-Speed Manual 17 24 $69,546 $80,400
2-Door Carrera 4 Cabriolet w/Tiptronic 16 24 $72,420 $83,820
Pricing
Invoice Price
$76,818
$56,736
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$82,600
$65,590
Monthly Payment Estimate
$1377 / month
$1093 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 16 mpg 17 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 16 mpg 17 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Two Seater Mini-Compact
Interior Dimensions
Passenger Capacity 2 4
Front Leg Room (in) 42.4 41.6
Front Hip Room (in) 53.2 51.7
Front Head Room (in) 37.1 38.0
Passenger Volume (ft³) 50.4 - TBD -
Front Shoulder Room (in) 55.4 51.7
Second Head Room (in) - - TBD -
Second Shoulder Room (in) - - TBD -
Second Leg Room (in) - - TBD -
Second Hip Room (in) - - TBD -
Exterior Dimensions
Track Width, Rear (in) 60.0 59.1
Wheelbase (in) 99.0 92.6
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 71.3 69.5
Track Width, Front (in) 60.4 57.3
Min Ground Clearance (in) 4.9 3.94
Length, Overall (in) 177.1 174.5
Height, Overall (in) 51.3 51.4
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 7.9 - TBD -
Brakes
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.9 x 0.4 11.78 x 0.95
Brake Type Power Pwr
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.8 x 1.1 12.53 x 1.10
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Brake ABS System 4 Wheel Four-Wheel
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 21.1 16.9
Steering
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 14.1 16.9
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 35.4 34.8
Steering Type Pwr Recirculating Ball Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.0 2.98
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Tires
Front Tire Size 245/45ZW17 P205/50ZR17
Spare Tire Size - TBD - - TBD -
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size 245/45WR17 P255/40ZR17
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) - TBD - N/A
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) - TBD - N/A
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA N/A
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 4125 2910
Wheels
Spare Wheel Size (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in) 17 x 8.25 17 x 9
Front Wheel Material Aluminum Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material - TBD - - TBD -
Front Wheel Size (in) 17 x 8.25 17 x 7
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) - TBD - 24.0
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 143 120
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 100 - TBD -
Engine
Engine Type Gas V8 Gas Flat 6-cyl
Fuel System SMPI EFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 339 @ 2700-4250 258 @ 4600
Engine Order Code NA NA
Displacement 5.0L/303 3.4L/207
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 302 @ 5600 300 @ 6800
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 23 25
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 16 17
Transmission
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.19 2.20
Trans Order Code NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 2.65 3.44
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00 1.22
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD Manual w/OD
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA 0.84
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.59 3.82
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Clutch Size (in) NA - TBD -
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.41 1.52
Trans Type 5 6
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.83 1.02
Trans Description Cont. Again Electronic NA
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive Rear-Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.16 (1.95 Winter Mode) 3.55
Summary
Body Style 2 Door Convertible 2 Door Coupe
Vehicle Name Mercedes-Benz SL-Class Porsche 911 Carrera
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD - .91
Suspension Type - Rear 5-Link Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs w/LSA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front Lower Control Arms MacPherson Strut
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) - TBD - .73
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
 
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