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Selected Style 2-Door Coupe DE 1.5L Manual
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door Coupe 1.5L Manual DE 33 40 $10,251 $11,150
2-Door Coupe 1.5L Automatic DE 28 36 $10,952 $11,910
4-Door Sedan 1.5L Manual DE 33 40 $11,326 $12,450
4-Door Sedan 1.5L Automatic DE 28 36 $11,956 $13,140
4-Door Sedan 1.8L Manual LS 28 36 $12,192 $13,400
4-Door Sedan 1.8L Automatic LS 26 33 $12,820 $14,090
2-Door Coupe 1.8L Manual LS 28 36 $13,255 $14,600
2-Door Coupe 1.8L Automatic LS 26 33 $13,944 $15,350
4-Door Sedan LX
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan LX 28 37 $10,769 $11,505
2-Door Coupe ZX2 "Cool" 25 33 $10,911 $11,660
4-Door Sedan SE 28 37 $12,117 $12,985
2-Door Coupe ZX2 "Hot" 25 33 $12,439 $13,340
4-Door Wagon SE 28 37 $13,209 $14,185
Pricing
Invoice Price
$10,251
$10,769
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$11,150
$11,505
Monthly Payment Estimate
$186 / month
$192 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 33 mpg 28 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 40 mpg 37 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Sub-compact Compact
Interior Dimensions
Front Leg Room (in) 43.0 42.5
Front Hip Room (in) 53.2 50.2
Second Leg Room (in) 31.1 34.0
Front Head Room (in) 38.6 39.0
Passenger Volume (ft³) 85.6 87.2
Second Hip Room (in) 47.6 49.4
Front Shoulder Room (in) 53.6 51.6
Second Head Room (in) 35.8 36.7
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Second Shoulder Room (in) 53.2 52.1
Exterior Dimensions
Track Width, Rear (in) 57.5 56.5
Wheelbase (in) 95.1 98.4
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - 26.4
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 66.5 67.0
Track Width, Front (in) 57.1 56.5
Min Ground Clearance (in) 4.9 - TBD -
Length, Overall (in) 168.1 174.7
Height, Overall (in) 52.4 53.3
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 11.5 12.8
Brakes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) NA NA
Brake Type Power Power
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 8 x 1.4 9.0 x 1.48
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 9.2 x 0.7 10.1 x 0.87
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Brake ABS System NA NA
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 12.4 12.8
Steering
Steering Type Power Rack & Pinion Power Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.2 3.1
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) 34.8 - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 16.7 17.0
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 32.8 31.5
Tires
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size P175/70R13 P185/65R14
Rear Tire Order Code NA T71
Front Tire Size P175/70R13 P185/65R14
Spare Tire Size T105/70D14 T115/70D14
Front Tire Order Code NA T71
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) N/A 100
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) N/A 100
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) N/A 1000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) N/A 1000
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2150 2468
Wheels
Rear Wheel Size (in) 13 x 5 14 x 5.5
Front Wheel Material Steel Steel
Spare Wheel Material - TBD - Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 13 x 5 14 x 5.5
Spare Wheel Size (in) 14 x - TBD - 14 x 4
Rear Wheel Material Steel Steel
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 4.4 8.45
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 80 75
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 420 540
Engine
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 93 @ 3000 125 @ 3750
Engine Order Code NA 99P
Displacement 1.5L/90.0 2.0L/121
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 92 @ 5500 110 @ 5000
Engine Type Gas I4 Gas I4
Fuel System MFI SPI
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 40 37
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 33 28
Transmission
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.583 3.31
Clutch Size (in) 7.874 8.86
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.343 1.23
Trans Type 5 5
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.804 0.72
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.416 3.17
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.947 1.83
Trans Order Code NA 445
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.714 3.85
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.976 0.91
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD Manual w/OD
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) - NA
Summary
Body Style 2 Door Coupe 4 Door Sedan
Vehicle Name Mitsubishi Mirage Ford Escort
Suspension
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 25 30
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut Independent strut
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) NA 0.51
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 25 32
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) NA 1.00
Suspension Type - Rear Multi-Link Quadralink
 
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