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Compare 2007 Pontiac Solstice vs 2007 Mazda MX-5 Miata

2007 Pontiac Solstice Change
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Selected Style 2-Door Convertible
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door Convertible 20 28 $20,331 $21,515
2-Door Convertible GXP 22 31 $25,056 $26,515
2-Door Convertible Manual SV
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door Convertible Manual SV 25 30 $19,022 $20,585
2-Door Convertible Manual Sport 25 30 $19,943 $21,585
2-Door Convertible Automatic Sport 22 30 $21,928 $23,740
2-Door Convertible Manual Touring 24 30 $21,606 $23,390
2-Door Convertible Automatic Touring 22 30 $22,619 $24,490
2-Door Convertible Manual Grand Touring 24 30 $22,767 $24,650
2-Door Convertible Automatic Grand Touring 22 30 $23,780 $25,750
2-Door Convertible PRHT Manual Sport 25 30 $22,536 $24,400
2-Door Convertible PRHT Manual Touring 24 30 $23,328 $25,260
2-Door Convertible PRHT Automatic Touring 22 30 $24,342 $26,360
2-Door Convertible PRHT Manual Grand Touring 24 30 $24,488 $26,520
2-Door Convertible PRHT Automatic Grand Touring 22 30 $25,502 $27,620
Pricing
Invoice Price
$20,331
$19,022
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$21,515
$20,585
Monthly Payment Estimate
$359 / month
$343 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 20 mpg 25 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 28 mpg 30 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification 2-Seater Two Seater
Interior Dimensions
Front Hip Room (in) 50.6 50.6
Passenger Volume (ft³) 50 - TBD -
Front Head Room (in) 38.5 37.4
Front Shoulder Room (in) 52.4 53.2
Passenger Capacity 2 2
Front Leg Room (in) 42.7 43.1
Exterior Dimensions
Track Width, Front (in) 60.7 58.7
Min Ground Clearance (in) - TBD - 4.6
Length, Overall (in) 157.2 157.3
Height, Overall (in) 50.1 49.0
Track Width, Rear (in) 61.4 58.9
Wheelbase (in) 95.1 91.7
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 71.3 67.7
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 5.4 5.3
Brakes
Brake Type Pwr Pwr
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.7 x - TBD - 11.4 x - TBD -
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Brake ABS System NA 4-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.9 x - TBD - 11.0 x - TBD -
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 13 12.7
Steering
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.7 2.7
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 16.4 15.0
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 35.0 15.4
Tires
Spare Tire Order Code - TBD - NA
Rear Tire Size P245/45R18 P205/50R16
Rear Tire Order Code QFX NA
Front Tire Size P245/45R18 P205/50R16
Spare Tire Size - TBD - - TBD -
Front Tire Order Code QFX NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) N/A NA
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) N/A NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) N/A NA
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) N/A NA
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2860 2441
Wheels
Rear Wheel Size (in) 18 x 8 16 x 6.5
Front Wheel Material Aluminum Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material - TBD - - TBD -
Front Wheel Size (in) 18 x 8 16 x 6.5
Spare Wheel Size (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum Aluminum
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 7.9 7.9
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) - TBD - 100
Engine
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 166 @ 4800 140 @ 5000
Engine Order Code LE5 NA
Displacement 2.4L/145 2.0L/122
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 177 @ 6600 166 @ 6700
Engine Type Gas 4-Cyl Gas I4
Fuel System SFI MPFI
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 28 30
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 20 25
Transmission
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.75 3.14
Clutch Size (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.37 1.33
Trans Type 5 5
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.73 0.81
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.67 3.76
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.26 1.89
Trans Order Code MM5 NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.91 4.10
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00 1.00
Trans Description Cont. Manual Manual w/OD
Summary
Vehicle Name Pontiac Solstice Mazda MX-5 Miata
Body Style 2 Door Convertible 2 Door Convertible
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front Independent Double-Wishbone
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 0.96 - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) NA NA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 1.07 - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear Independent Multi-link
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) NA NA
 
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