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Selected Style 2-Door Coupe
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Trim

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door Coupe 28 37 $14,790 $16,300
2-Door Coupe S 24 33 $17,490 $19,300
3-Door Sport Coupe Manual
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
3-Door Sport Coupe Manual 27 33 $18,192 $19,950
3-Door Sport Coupe Automatic 24 33 $19,011 $20,850
3-Door Sport Coupe Manual w/Leather 27 33 $19,102 $20,950
3-Door Sport Coupe Automatic w/Leather 24 33 $19,922 $21,850
3-Door Sport Coupe Type S 24 31 $21,124 $23,170
Pricing
Invoice Price
$14,790
$18,192
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$16,300
$19,950
Monthly Payment Estimate
$272 / month
$333 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 28 mpg 27 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 37 mpg 33 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Sub-Compact Sub-Compact
Interior Dimensions
Second Hip Room (in) 42.5 46.2
Front Shoulder Room (in) 50.9 52.6
Second Head Room (in) 37.6 30.1
Passenger Capacity 5 4
Second Shoulder Room (in) 44.7 51.3
Front Leg Room (in) 41.3 43.1
Front Hip Room (in) 56.7 51.1
Second Leg Room (in) 31.3 29.2
Front Head Room (in) 38.8 37.8
Passenger Volume (ft³) 77.0 79.2
Exterior Dimensions
Min Ground Clearance (in) 4.5 6.0
Length, Overall (in) 142.8 172.2
Height, Overall (in) 55.9 55.1
Track Width, Rear (in) 57.7 58.5
Wheelbase (in) 97.1 101.2
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 66.5 67.9
Track Width, Front (in) 57.4 58.5
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 5.3 17.8
Brakes
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.2 x 0.4 10.2 x 0.35
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) 10.9 x 0.9 10.3 x 0.82
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 13 13.2
Steering
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 13.18 15.1
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 34.9 38.1
Steering Type Pwr Variable Pwr
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.5 2.64
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Tires
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size P175/65R15 P205/55R16
Spare Tire Size Compact P135/70R15
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size P175/65R15 P205/55R16
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) N/A N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) N/A N/A
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) N/A N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) N/A N/A
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2524 2694
Wheels
Spare Wheel Size (in) - TBD - Compact
Rear Wheel Material Alloy Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in) 15 x 5.5 16" x 6.5"
Front Wheel Material Alloy Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material - TBD - - TBD -
Front Wheel Size (in) 15 x 5.5 16" x 6.5"
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 5.6 5.6
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 105 110
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 55 - TBD -
Engine
Engine Type Gas 4-Cyl Gas I4
Fuel System EFI PGM-FI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 110 @ 4500 141 @ 4000
Engine Order Code NA NA
Displacement 1.6L 2.0L/122
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 115 @ 6000 160 @ 6500
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 28 (est) 27
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 37 (est) 33
Transmission
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Front-Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.58 3.583
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.95 1.880
Trans Order Code NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.94 4.389
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.05 0.921
Trans Description Cont. Manual Manual w/OD
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.42 3.267
Clutch Size (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.33 1.212
Trans Type 5 5
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.85 0.738
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Summary
Body Style 2 Door Coupe 3 Door Coupe
Vehicle Name MINI Cooper Hardtop Acura RSX
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD - 0.90
Suspension Type - Rear Multi-link Double-Wishbone
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) NA NA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut MacPherson Strut
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) - TBD - 0.75
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) NA w/Control Link
 
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