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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
2-Door Coupe
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door Coupe 18 25 $36,470 $41,680
2-Door Convertible 18 25 $42,179 $48,205
2-Door Hardtop Z06 19 28 $44,126 $50,430
Pricing
Invoice Price
$14,790
$36,470
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$16,300
$41,680
Monthly Payment Estimate
$272 / month
$695 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 28 mpg 18 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 37 mpg 25 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Sub-Compact Two Seater
Interior Dimensions
Second Shoulder Room (in) 44.7 -
Front Leg Room (in) 41.3 42.7
Front Hip Room (in) 56.7 54.2
Second Leg Room (in) 31.3 -
Front Head Room (in) 38.8 37.9
Passenger Volume (ft³) 77.0 51.4
Second Hip Room (in) 42.5 -
Front Shoulder Room (in) 50.9 55.3
Second Head Room (in) 37.6 -
Passenger Capacity 5 2
Exterior Dimensions
Height, Overall (in) 55.9 47.7
Track Width, Rear (in) 57.7 62.0
Wheelbase (in) 97.1 104.5
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - 36.8
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 66.5 73.6
Track Width, Front (in) 57.4 61.9
Min Ground Clearance (in) 4.5 3.7
Length, Overall (in) 142.8 179.7
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 5.3 24.8
Brakes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.2 x 0.4 12.6 x 1.27
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 12.6 x 1.26
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 13 18.5
Steering
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 34.9 39.4
Steering Type Pwr Pwr Speed Sensitive
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.5 2.66
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - 40.3
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 13.18 16.2
Tires
Spare Tire Size Compact NA
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size P175/65R15 P275/40ZR18
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size P175/65R15 P245/45ZR17
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) N/A NA
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
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2524 3214
Wheels
Rear Wheel Material Alloy Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in) 15 x 5.5 18 x 9.5
Front Wheel Material Alloy Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material - TBD - NA
Front Wheel Size (in) 15 x 5.5 17 x 8.5
Spare Wheel Size (in) - TBD - NA
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 5.6 12.2
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 105 110
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 55 525
Engine
Fuel System EFI SFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 110 @ 4500 360 @ 4000
Engine Order Code NA LS1
Displacement 1.6L 5.7L/346
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 115 @ 6000 350 @ 4000
Engine Type Gas 4-Cyl Gas V8
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 37 (est) 25
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 28 (est) 18
Transmission
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.05 0.70
Trans Description Cont. Manual Automatic w/OD
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.42 3.06
Clutch Size (in) - TBD - NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.33 1.00
Trans Type 5 4
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.85 NA
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.58 2.29
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.95 1.63
Trans Order Code NA MX0
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.94 2.73
Summary
Body Style 2 Door Coupe 2 Door Coupe
Vehicle Name MINI Cooper Hardtop Chevrolet Corvette
Suspension
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) NA 5-Link
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - 36
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut Independent
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) - TBD - 0.75
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) NA SLA Aluminum
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - 46
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD - 0.91
Suspension Type - Rear Multi-link Independent
 
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