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Selected Style 2-Door Coupe Manual
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door Coupe Manual 20 26 $25,066 $26,800
2-Door Coupe Manual Enthusiast 20 26 $26,589 $28,750
2-Door Coupe Automatic Enthusiast 19 25 $27,514 $29,750
2-Door Coupe Manual Performance 20 26 $28,624 $30,950
2-Door Coupe Automatic Touring 19 25 $29,687 $32,100
2-Door Coupe Manual Touring 20 26 $30,815 $33,700
2-Door Coupe Manual Track 20 26 $31,637 $34,600
2-Door Roadster Manual Enthusiast 20 26 $31,860 $34,450
2-Door Roadster Automatic Enthusiast 18 25 $32,785 $35,450
2-Door Roadster Manual Touring 20 26 $34,079 $36,850
2-Door Roadster Automatic Touring 18 25 $35,004 $37,850
2-Door Coupe Manual 35th Anniv. Edition 20 26 $33,100 $36,200
2-Door Coupe Automatic 35th Anniv. Edition 19 25 $34,015 $37,200
2-Door Roadster Manual Grand Touring 20 26 $36,346 $39,300
3-Door Coupe GS 2.4L Manual
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door Spyder 2.4L Manual GS 23 31 $23,810 $25,149
2-Door Spyder 2.4L Sportronic Automatic GS 21 28 $24,755 $26,149
2-Door Spyder 3.0L Manual GT 20 28 $25,888 $27,349
2-Door Spyder 3.0L Sportronic Automatic GT 20 27 $26,832 $28,349
2-Door Spyder 3.0L Manual GTS 20 28 $28,155 $29,749
2-Door Spyder 3.0L Sportronic Automatic GTS 20 27 $29,289 $30,949
3-Door Coupe 2.4L Manual GS 23 31 $18,638 $19,699
3-Door Coupe 2.4L Sportronic Automatic GS 21 28 $19,582 $20,699
3-Door Coupe 3.0L Manual GT 20 29 $21,896 $23,149
3-Door Coupe 3.0L Sportronic Automatic GT 20 28 $22,840 $24,149
3-Door Coupe 3.0L Manual GTS 20 29 $23,549 $24,899
3-Door Coupe 3.0L Sportronic Automatic GTS 21 28 $24,683 $26,099
Pricing
Invoice Price
$25,066
$18,638
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$26,800
$19,699
Monthly Payment Estimate
$447 / month
$328 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 20 mpg 23 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 26 mpg 31 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Subcompact Sub-Compact
Interior Dimensions
Front Hip Room (in) 53.2 51.9
Front Head Room (in) 38.2 37.9
Passenger Volume (ft³) 50.5 79.5
Front Shoulder Room (in) 53.6 52.3
Passenger Capacity 2 4
Front Leg Room (in) 42.6 42.3
Second Leg Room (in) - 30.2
Second Hip Room (in) - 44.7
Second Head Room (in) - 34.9
Second Shoulder Room (in) - 52.0
Exterior Dimensions
Min Ground Clearance (in) - TBD - 5.8
Length, Overall (in) 169.4 176.8
Height, Overall (in) 51.9 51.6
Track Width, Rear (in) 60.6 59.4
Wheelbase (in) 104.3 100.8
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - NA
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 71.5 68.9
Track Width, Front (in) 60.4 59.4
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 6.8 16.9
Brakes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA 9.0 x - TBD -
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.65 x 9.5 10.9 x 0.8
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA Yes
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel NA
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes NA
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.50 x 0.63 NA
Brake Type Pwr Pwr
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 20 16.4
Steering
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.6 3.15
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) 37.0 36.5
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 15.9 17.0
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 35.4 35.4
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Tires
Rear Tire Size P235/50WR17 P205/55HR16
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size P225/50WR17 P205/55HR16
Spare Tire Size Compact T125/70D15
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
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) 3213 2965
Wheels
Front Wheel Material Aluminum Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material Steel - TBD -
Front Wheel Size (in) 17 x 7.5 16 x 6
Spare Wheel Size (in) Compact 15 x - TBD -
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in) 17 x 8.0 16 x 6
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 9.2 7.4
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - 525
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 110 90
Engine
Displacement 3.5L/214 2.4L/143
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 287 @ 6200 147 @ 5500
Engine Type Gas V6 Gas I4
Fuel System SMPI MPFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 274 @ 4800 158 @ 4000
Engine Order Code VQ35DE 4G64
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 26 31
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 20 23
Transmission
Clutch Size (in) - TBD - NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.62 1.38
Trans Type 6 5
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00 0.77
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.45 3.36
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.32 1.95
Trans Order Code - TBD - NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.54 3.72
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.27 1.03
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD Manual w/OD
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.79 NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.79 3.58
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) - NA
Summary
Vehicle Name Nissan 350Z Mitsubishi Eclipse
Body Style 2dr Coupe 3 Door Coupe
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front Independent MacPherson Strut
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) - TBD - 0.70
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) NA w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD - 0.63
Suspension Type - Rear Multi-Link Indep Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) NA w/Coil Springs
 
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