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Selected Style 2-Door Coupe
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Body Style

Trim

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door Coupe 28 36 $15,255 $16,950
2-Door Coupe S 25 32 $18,360 $20,400
2-Door Coupe
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Body Style

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door Coupe 18 28 $38,246 $43,710
2-Door Convertible 18 28 $45,014 $51,445
Pricing
Invoice Price
$15,255
$38,246
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$16,950
$43,710
Monthly Payment Estimate
$283 / month
$729 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 28 mpg 18 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 36 mpg 28 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Minicompact Two Seater
Interior Dimensions
Passenger Capacity 4 2
Second Shoulder Room (in) 44.7 -
Front Leg Room (in) 41.3 43.05
Front Hip Room (in) - TBD - 53.65
Second Leg Room (in) 31.3 -
Front Head Room (in) 38.8 37.89
Passenger Volume (ft³) - TBD - 51.4
Second Hip Room (in) - TBD - -
Front Shoulder Room (in) 50.9 55.25
Second Head Room (in) 37.6 -
Exterior Dimensions
Height, Overall (in) 55.9 49.00
Track Width, Rear (in) 57.7 60.70
Wheelbase (in) 97.1 105.75
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - 36.8
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 66.5 72.60
Track Width, Front (in) 57.4 62.10
Min Ground Clearance (in) 4.5 3.7
Length, Overall (in) 143.1 174.60
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Up (ft³) 5.3 -
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down (ft³) 23.7 -
Trunk Volume (ft³) - 22.4
Brakes
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.2 x - TBD - 12.0 x 1.0
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 - TBD - 12.8 x 1.3
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 13.2 18.0
Steering
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 34.9 39.0
Steering Type Pwr Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) - TBD - - TBD -
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - 40.3
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 13.18 16.1
Tires
Spare Tire Size Compact N/A
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size P175/65R15 P285/35ZR19
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size P175/65R15 P245/40ZR18
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) N/A N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) N/A N/A
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) N/A N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) N/A N/A
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2524 3179
Wheels
Rear Wheel Material Alloy Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in) 15 x 5.5 19 x 10.0
Front Wheel Material Alloy Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material - TBD - N/A
Front Wheel Size (in) 15 x 5.5 18 x 8.5
Spare Wheel Size (in) Compact N/A
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 5.6 11.8
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 120 110
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 55 500
Engine
Fuel System EFI SFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 111 @ 4500 400 @ 4400
Engine Order Code NA LS2
Displacement 1.6L/97.5 6.0L/364
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 115 @ 6000 400 @ 6000
Engine Type Gas 4-Cyl Gas V8
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 36 28
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 28 18
Transmission
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.51 3.42
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 4.11 1.00
Trans Description Cont. Manual Manual w/OD
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA 0.50
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 14.40 2.66
Clutch Size (in) - TBD - 11.69
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 5.48 1.30
Trans Type 5 6
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 3.51 0.74
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 14.07 2.90
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 8.33 1.78
Trans Order Code NA MN6
Summary
Body Style 2 Door Coupe 2 Door Coupe
Vehicle Name MINI Cooper Hardtop Chevrolet Corvette
Suspension
Suspension Type - Rear Multi-link Independent
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
 
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