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Selected Style 3-Door Coupe Manual GS
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
3-Door Coupe Manual GS 20 28 $18,354 $18,999
3-Door Coupe Automatic GS 20 28 $19,320 $19,999
3-Door Coupe Automatic GS Sport 20 28 $23,356 $24,699
3-Door Coupe Automatic GT 17 25 $27,508 $29,089
2-Door Spyder Automatic GS Sport 20 28 $26,500 $27,999
2-Door Spyder Automatic GT 17 25 $30,853 $32,599
3-Door Manual
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
3-Door Manual 31 37 $18,260 $19,345
3-Door CVT 35 39 $18,871 $19,995
3-Door Manual EX 31 37 $19,726 $20,905
3-Door CVT EX 35 39 $20,337 $21,555
3-Door Manual w/Navi EX 31 37 $21,418 $22,705
3-Door CVT w/Navi EX 35 39 $22,029 $23,355
Pricing
Invoice Price
$18,354
$18,260
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$18,999
$19,345
Monthly Payment Estimate
$317 / month
$322 / month
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TCC Rating
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TCC's Bottom Line The 2011 Honda CR-Z blazes a new trail for eco-performance—but we’re not quite following.
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 20 mpg 31 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 28 mpg 37 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Sub-Compact Two Seater
Interior Dimensions
Second Hip Room (in) 44.4 -
Front Shoulder Room (in) 54.2 53.8
Passenger Volume (ft³) 81.6 49.1
Second Head Room (in) 34.6 -
Second Shoulder Room (in) 51.2 -
Front Leg Room (in) 42.8 42.7
Passenger Capacity 4 2
Front Hip Room (in) 53.7 51.5
Second Leg Room (in) 29.2 -
Front Head Room (in) 38.5 36.9
Exterior Dimensions
Track Width, Front (in) 61.8 59.6
Min Ground Clearance (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Length, Overall (in) 180.4 160.6
Height, Overall (in) 53.2 54.9
Track Width, Rear (in) 61.8 59.1
Wheelbase (in) 101.4 95.9
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 72.2 68.5
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 15.7 25.1
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) 10.3 x - TBD - - TBD -
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) 11.6 x - TBD - - TBD -
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 17.7 10.6
Steering
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 17.1 12.8
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 40 35.4
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Electric Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.64 - TBD -
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Tires
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size P235/45R18 P195/55VR16
Spare Tire Size T125/70D16 Compact
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size P235/45R18 P195/55VR16
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA NA
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
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3272 2637
Wheels
Front Wheel Size (in) 18 x - TBD - 16 x 6
Spare Wheel Size (in) 16 x - TBD - Compact
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in) 18 x - TBD - 16 x 6
Front Wheel Material Aluminum Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material Steel Steel
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) - TBD - 4.9
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 110 - TBD -
Engine
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 162 @ 4000 128 @ 1000 - 1750
Engine Order Code 4G69 NA
Displacement 2.4L/145 1.5L/91
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 162 @ 6000 122 @ 6000
Engine Type Gas I4 Gas/Electric I4
Fuel System MPI MPFI
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 28 37
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 20 31
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG) 23 34
Transmission
Clutch Size (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.38 1.30
Trans Type 5 6
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.77 0.85
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.36 3.31
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.95 1.87
Trans Order Code 5MT NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 4.31 4.11
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.03 1.05
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD Manual
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA 0.69
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.58 3.14
Summary
Vehicle Name Mitsubishi Eclipse Honda CR-Z
Body Style 3 Door Coupe 3 Door Coupe
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 0.87 - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear Multi-Link Torsion Beam
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Stabilzer Bar NA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut MacPherson Strut
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 0.79 - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Stabilizer Bar NA
Emissions
EPA Greenhouse Gas Score 5 - TBD -
Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year 8.1 5.5
Crash Test Ratings
Overall Rating -
Overall Frontal Barrier Crash Rating -
Frontal Barrier Crash Rating Driver -
Frontal Barrier Crash Rating Passenger -
Overall Side Crash Rating -
Side Barrier Rating -
Side Barrier Rating Driver -
Side Barrier Rating Passenger Rear Seat -
Side Pole Rating Driver Front Seat -
Combined Side Rating Front Seat -
Combined Side Rating Rear Seat -
Rollover Rating -
 
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