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Selected Style 2-Door Coupe Manual
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Body Style

Transmission

Trim

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door Coupe Manual 29 39 $12,520 $13,149
2-Door Coupe Automatic 27 36 $13,282 $13,949
2-Door Coupe Manual SE 29 39 $14,025 $15,399
2-Door Coupe Automatic SE 27 36 $14,754 $16,199
2-Door Coupe Manual SE-R 23 31 $15,255 $16,749
2-Door Coupe Automatic SE-R 23 30 $15,984 $17,549
4-Door Sedan LX
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Trim

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan LX 28 38 $10,721 $11,430
4-Door Sedan SE 28 38 $11,904 $12,730
4-Door Wagon SE 28 38 $12,996 $13,930
2-Door Coupe ZX2 "Cool" 26 33 $10,857 $11,580
2-Door Coupe ZX2 "Hot" 26 33 $12,222 $13,080
Pricing
Invoice Price
$12,520
$10,721
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$13,149
$11,430
Monthly Payment Estimate
$219 / month
$191 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 29 mpg 28 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 39 mpg 38 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Subcompact Compact
Interior Dimensions
Second Leg Room (in) 31.4 34.0
Front Head Room (in) 39.1 39.0
Passenger Volume (ft³) 83.9 87.2
Second Hip Room (in) 52.9 49.4
Front Shoulder Room (in) 52.1 51.6
Second Head Room (in) 35.4 36.7
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Second Shoulder Room (in) 52.9 52.1
Front Leg Room (in) 42.3 42.5
Front Hip Room (in) 50.3 50.2
Exterior Dimensions
Liftover Height (in) 22.6 26.4
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 66.6 67.0
Track Width, Front (in) 58.3 56.5
Min Ground Clearance (in) 5.8 - TBD -
Length, Overall (in) 171.8 174.7
Height, Overall (in) 54.3 53.3
Track Width, Rear (in) 56.5 56.5
Wheelbase (in) 99.8 98.4
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 10.4 12.8
Brakes
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 9.16 x 0.71 10.1 x 0.87
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Brake ABS System NA NA
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) NA NA
Brake Type Power Power
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 7.1 x - TBD - 9.0 x 1.48
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 13.2 12.8
Steering
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.0 3.1
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 17.5 17.0
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 34.1 31.5
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Power Rack & Pinion
Tires
Rear Tire Size P175/65R14 P185/65R14
Rear Tire Order Code NA T71
Front Tire Size P175/65R14 P185/65R14
Spare Tire Size T115/70D14 T115/70D14
Front Tire Order Code NA T71
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 110 100
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) N/A NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 1000 1000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) N/A NA
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2365 2468
Wheels
Front Wheel Material Steel Steel
Spare Wheel Material - TBD - Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 14 x 5.5 14 x 5.5
Spare Wheel Size (in) 14 x 4.0 14 x 4
Rear Wheel Material Steel Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 14 x 5.5 14 x 5.5
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 5.2 8.45
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 490 540
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 80 75
Engine
Displacement 1.6L/97 2.0L/121
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 115 @ 6000 110 @ 5000
Engine Type Gas I4 Gas I4
Fuel System SFI SPI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 108 @ 4000 125 @ 3750
Engine Order Code NA 99P
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 29 28
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 39 38
Transmission
Clutch Size (in) 7.48 8.86
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.29 1.23
Trans Type 5 5
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.73 0.72
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.42 3.17
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.96 1.83
Trans Order Code NA 445
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.79 3.85
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.93 0.91
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD Manual w/OD
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.33 3.31
Summary
Vehicle Name Nissan 200SX Ford Escort
Body Style 2 Door Coupe 4 Door Sedan
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 1.13 0.51
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 30 32
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) NA 1.00
Suspension Type - Rear Multi-Link Beam Quadralink
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 25 30
Suspension Type - Front Independent Strut Independent strut
 
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