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Selected Style 2-Door Roadster 3-Door Coupe Base Manual
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
3-Door Coupe Manual RS 22 33 $13,156 $15,140
3-Door Coupe Automatic RS 21 31 $13,768 $15,830
3-Door Coupe Manual GS 22 33 $15,255 $17,550
3-Door Coupe Automatic GS 21 31 $15,866 $18,240
3-Door Coupe Turbo Manual GS-T 21 31 $18,424 $21,190
3-Door Coupe Turbo Manual AWD GSX 21 28 $19,963 $23,220
3-Door Coupe Turbo Automatic GS-T 21 27 $19,154 $22,020
3-Door Coupe Turbo Automatic AWD GSX 19 25 $20,694 $24,070
3-Door Coupe Manual Base 22 33 $12,440 $13,830
3-Door Coupe Automatic Base 21 31 $13,051 $14,510
2-Door Convertible Spyder Manual GS 22 30 $17,340 $19,940
2-Door Convertible Spyder Automatic GS 21 28 $17,957 $20,650
2-Door Convertible Spyder Turbo Manual GS-T 21 31 $22,422 $25,780
2-Door Convertible Spyder Turbo Automatic GS-T 21 26 $23,160 $26,630
Pricing
Invoice Price
$35,863
$12,440
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$38,300
$13,830
Monthly Payment Estimate
$638 / month
$231 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 17 mpg 22 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 23 mpg 33 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification 2-Seater Sub-Compact
Interior Dimensions
Front Head Room (in) - TBD - 37.9
Passenger Volume (ft³) 49 79.1
Front Shoulder Room (in) - TBD - 53.1
Passenger Capacity 2 5
Front Leg Room (in) - TBD - 43.3
Front Hip Room (in) - TBD - 55.1
Second Leg Room (in) - 28.4
Second Hip Room (in) - 47.2
Second Head Room (in) - 34.3
Second Shoulder Room (in) - 51.2
Exterior Dimensions
Min Ground Clearance (in) 4.5 5.4
Length, Overall (in) 165.0 172.2
Height, Overall (in) 51.0 50.2
Track Width, Rear (in) 63.0 59.3
Wheelbase (in) 113.0 98.8
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 76.0 68.3
Track Width, Front (in) 62.0 59.4
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) - TBD - -
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down (ft³) - - TBD -
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Up (ft³) - 16.6
Brakes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.1 x 0.9 10 x - TBD -
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA Yes
Brake ABS System NA NA
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes NA
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 13.0 x 0.8 NA
Brake Type Power Power
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA 9 x - TBD -
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 12.0 16.9
Steering
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall - TBD - 14.58
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 39.0 38.1
Steering Type Rack & Pinion Power Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.2 2.4
Tires
Rear Tire Size P295/40R20 185/70R14
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size P225/45R17 185/70R14
Spare Tire Size N/A T125/70D15
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code N/A NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) N/A - TBD -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) N/A NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) N/A - TBD -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) N/A NA
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2856 2767
Wheels
Front Wheel Material Aluminum Steel
Spare Wheel Material N/A - TBD -
Front Wheel Size (in) 17 X 7.5 14 x 5.5
Spare Wheel Size (in) N/A 15 x - TBD -
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 20 x 10.0 14 x 5.5
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) - TBD - 7.4
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 525 - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 90 90
Engine
Displacement 3.5L/215 2.0L/122
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 214 @ 5850 140 @ 6000
Engine Type Gas V6 Gas I4
Fuel System MPI SFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 221 @ 3100 130 @ 4800
Engine Order Code EGE NA
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 17 22
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 23 33
Transmission
Trans Type 4 5
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) N/A 0.810
Trans Description Cont. Again Automatic NA
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) - TBD - 3.416
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.57 2.125
Trans Order Code DGB NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.89 3.944
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.69 1.029
Trans Description Cont. Electronic Manual
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) N/A NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 2.84 3.538
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA -
Clutch Size (in) NA - TBD -
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00 1.360
Summary
Vehicle Name Plymouth Prowler Mitsubishi Eclipse
Body Style 2-Seat Roadster 3 Door Coupe
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) - TBD - NA
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) Coil Springs w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD - .63
Suspension Type - Rear Independent Independent
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) Coil Springs w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front Independent Independent
 
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