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Selected Style 2-Door Convertible
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Trim

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door Coupe N/A N/A N/A $98,229
2-Door Coupe GT N/A N/A N/A $103,040
2-Door Coupe GTLM N/A N/A N/A $128,319
2-Door Convertible N/A N/A N/A $92,256
2-Door Convertible GT N/A N/A N/A $97,360
2-Door Convertible GTLM N/A N/A N/A $121,326
2-Door Coupe Deluxe
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door Coupe Deluxe 19 28 $17,733 $19,215
2-Door Coupe Premium 19 28 $18,521 $20,090
2-Door Coupe GT Deluxe 17 25 $23,066 $25,140
2-Door Coupe GT Premium 17 25 $24,128 $26,320
2-Door Convertible Deluxe 19 28 $21,986 $23,940
2-Door Convertible Premium 19 28 $22,773 $24,815
2-Door Convertible GT Deluxe 17 25 $27,049 $29,565
2-Door Convertible GT Premium 17 25 $28,110 $30,745
Pricing
Invoice Price
N/A
$17,733
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$92,256
$19,215
Monthly Payment Estimate
$1538 / month
$320 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City N/A mpg 19 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway N/A mpg 28 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Two-Seater Subcompact
Interior Dimensions
Front Head Room (in) 38.1 38.8
Passenger Volume (ft³) 49.0 81.6
Front Shoulder Room (in) - TBD - 55.4
Passenger Capacity 2 4
Front Leg Room (in) 41.8 42.7
Front Hip Room (in) - TBD - 53.6
Second Leg Room (in) - 30.3
Second Hip Room (in) - 45.2
Second Head Room (in) - 36.3
Second Shoulder Room (in) - 45.0
Exterior Dimensions
Min Ground Clearance (in) 5.0 5.73
Length, Overall (in) 176.3 187.6
Height, Overall (in) 53.4 55.7
Track Width, Rear (in) 60.7 63.0
Wheelbase (in) 106 107.1
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 73.2 73.8
Track Width, Front (in) 60.9 62.4
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 2.7 13.1
Brakes
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 13.00 x - TBD - 11.4 x 1.18
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel NA
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.7 x - TBD - 11.8 x 0.75
Brake Type Pwr Pwr
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA NA
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 15.7 16.0
Steering
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.5 3.13
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 15.1 15.7
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 37.9 36.0
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Tires
Rear Tire Size P255/45ZR17 P215/65R16
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size P255/45ZR17 P215/65R16
Spare Tire Size - TBD - Compact
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA 100
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA 1000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3279 3300
Wheels
Front Wheel Material Aluminum Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material - TBD - - TBD -
Front Wheel Size (in) 17 x 8 16 x 7
Spare Wheel Size (in) - TBD - Compact
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in) 17 x 8 16 x 7
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) - TBD - 12.5
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) - TBD - - TBD -
Engine
Displacement 4.6L/280 4.0L/244
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 305 @ 5800 210 @ 5300
Engine Type Gas V8 Gas V6
Fuel System EFI SEFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 320 @ 4200 240 @ 3500
Engine Order Code NA 99N
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) - TBD - 19
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) - TBD - 28
Transmission
Clutch Size (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.33 1.41
Trans Type 5 5
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.67 0.72
Trans Description Cont. Again w/OD NA
Drivetrain Rear-Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.22 3.53
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.99 2.19
Trans Order Code NA 44F
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.27 3.31
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00 1.00
Trans Description Cont. Manual Manual
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.37 3.75
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) - NA
Summary
Vehicle Name Panoz Esperante Ford Mustang
Body Style 2 Door Roadster 2 Door Coupe
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) - TBD - N/A
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) NA w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD - 1.13
Suspension Type - Rear Double wishbone 3-Link
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) NA w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front Double wishbone MacPherson Strut
 
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