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Selected Style 2-Door Convertible
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Body Style

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
650Ci 2-Door Coupe
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Trim

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door Coupe 650Ci 15 23 $65,520 $71,800
2-Door Convertible 650Ci 14 22 $71,890 $78,800
2-Door Coupe M6 12 18 $87,630 $96,100
Pricing
Invoice Price
N/A
$65,520
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$92,256
$71,800
Monthly Payment Estimate
$1538 / month
$1197 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City N/A mpg 15 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway N/A mpg 23 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Two-Seater Subcompact
Interior Dimensions
Passenger Capacity 2 4
Front Leg Room (in) 41.8 42.0
Front Hip Room (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Front Head Room (in) 38.1 37.6
Passenger Volume (ft³) 49.0 81.0
Front Shoulder Room (in) - TBD - 56.4
Second Head Room (in) - 35.6
Second Shoulder Room (in) - 49.4
Second Leg Room (in) - 30.1
Second Hip Room (in) - - TBD -
Exterior Dimensions
Track Width, Rear (in) 60.7 62.8
Wheelbase (in) 106 109.4
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 73.2 73.0
Track Width, Front (in) 60.9 61.3
Min Ground Clearance (in) 5.0 - TBD -
Length, Overall (in) 176.3 190.2
Height, Overall (in) 53.4 54.1
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 2.7 13.0
Brakes
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.7 x - TBD - 13.6 x - TBD -
Brake Type Pwr Pwr-Assisted
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 13.00 x - TBD - 13.7 x - TBD -
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 15.7 18.5
Steering
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 15.1 14.4
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 37.9 37.4
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.5 - TBD -
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Tires
Front Tire Size P255/45ZR17 P245/45R18
Spare Tire Size - TBD - N/A
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size P255/45ZR17 P245/45R18
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA N/A
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA N/A
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA N/A
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3279 3814
Wheels
Spare Wheel Size (in) - TBD - N/A
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in) 17 x 8 18 x 8
Front Wheel Material Aluminum Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material - TBD - N/A
Front Wheel Size (in) 17 x 8 18 x 8
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) - TBD - - TBD -
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) - TBD - 170
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - - TBD -
Engine
Engine Type Gas V8 Gas V8
Fuel System EFI EFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 320 @ 4200 360 @ 3400
Engine Order Code NA NA
Displacement 4.6L/280 4.8L/293
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 305 @ 5800 360 @ 6300
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) - TBD - 23
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) - TBD - 15
Transmission
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.99 2.40
Trans Order Code NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.27 3.23
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00 1.19
Trans Description Cont. Manual Manual w/OD
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA 0.87
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.37 4.05
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Clutch Size (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.33 1.58
Trans Type 5 6
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.67 1.00
Trans Description Cont. Again w/OD NA
Drivetrain Rear-Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.22 3.68
Summary
Body Style 2 Door Roadster 2 Door Coupe
Vehicle Name Panoz Esperante BMW 6 Series
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD - NA
Suspension Type - Rear Double wishbone Sport
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) NA NA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front Double wishbone Sport
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) - TBD - NA
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) NA NA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
 
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