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Selected Style 2-Door Coupe
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door Coupe 28 36 $15,787 $17,450
2-Door Coupe S 25 32 $18,892 $20,900
2-Door Coupe S w/JCW GP Kit N/A N/A $27,622 $30,600
2-Door Coupe MT
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door Coupe MT 27 34 $18,548 $20,325
2-Door Coupe AT 25 34 $19,368 $21,225
2-Door Coupe MT Leather 27 34 $19,595 $21,475
2-Door Coupe AT Leather 25 34 $20,415 $22,375
2-Door Coupe 6-spd MT Type-S Leather 23 31 $21,753 $23,845
Pricing
Invoice Price
$15,787
$18,548
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$17,450
$20,325
Monthly Payment Estimate
$291 / month
$339 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 28 mpg 27 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 36 mpg 34 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Minicompact Sub-Compact
Interior Dimensions
Second Hip Room (in) - TBD - 46.2
Front Shoulder Room (in) 50.9 52.6
Second Head Room (in) 37.6 34.1
Passenger Capacity 4 4
Second Shoulder Room (in) 44.7 51.3
Front Leg Room (in) 41.3 43.1
Front Hip Room (in) - TBD - 51.1
Second Leg Room (in) 31.3 29.2
Passenger Volume (ft³) 77 81.0
Front Head Room (in) 38.8 37.8
Exterior Dimensions
Min Ground Clearance (in) - TBD - 6.0
Length, Overall (in) 143.1 172.4
Height, Overall (in) 55.4 54.9
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
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Up (ft³) 5.3 16.0
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down (ft³) 23.7 - TBD -
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) 13.2 13.2
Steering
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 13.2 14.9
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 34.8 38.1
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Variable Pwr
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) - TBD - 2.59
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Tires
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size P175/65HR15 P205/55VR16
Spare Tire Size T115/70R15 - TBD -
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size P175/65HR15 P205/55VR16
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2524 2734
Wheels
Spare Wheel Size (in) 15 x - TBD - - TBD -
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 Steel - TBD -
Front Wheel Size (in) 15 x 5.5 16" x 6.5"
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 4.5 6.8
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 120 110
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 111 @ 4500 139 @ 4000
Engine Order Code NA NA
Displacement 1.6L/97.5 2.0L/122
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 115 @ 6000 155 @ 6500
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 28 27
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 36 34
Transmission
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Front-Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 4.01 3.58
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.37 1.88
Trans Order Code NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.51 4.39
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.17 0.92
Trans Description Cont. Manual Manual w/OD
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 4.10 3.27
Clutch Size (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.56 1.21
Trans Type 5 5
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00 0.74
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 - 1.00
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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