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Selected Style 2-Door Coupe SE
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Body Style

Trim

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door Coupe SE 23 33 $13,518 $14,615
4-Door Sedan SE 23 33 $14,295 $15,455
2-Door Coupe GT 25 33 $15,868 $17,155
3-Door Coupe I4
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Engine

Trim

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
3-Door Coupe I4 23 34 $15,213 $16,520
3-Door Coupe V6 Base 21 30 $15,663 $17,020
3-Door Coupe V6 Sport 21 30 $16,113 $17,520
3-Door Coupe V6 Sport Premium 21 30 $17,013 $18,520
3-Door Coupe V6 Sport Ultimate 21 30 $18,273 $19,920
Pricing
Invoice Price
$13,518
$15,213
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$14,615
$16,520
Monthly Payment Estimate
$244 / month
$275 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 23 mpg 23 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 33 mpg 34 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Subcompact Compact
Interior Dimensions
Second Head Room (in) 36.6 34.7
Passenger Capacity 5 4
Second Shoulder Room (in) 54.8 51.3
Front Leg Room (in) 42.1 42.6
Front Hip Room (in) 48.7 51.2
Second Leg Room (in) 32.6 33.2
Passenger Volume (ft³) 87.2 84.2
Front Head Room (in) 37.6 37.8
Second Hip Room (in) 49.5 46.1
Front Shoulder Room (in) 54.1 53.9
Exterior Dimensions
Min Ground Clearance (in) - TBD - 4.3
Length, Overall (in) 182.0 185.0
Height, Overall (in) 53.0 52.2
Track Width, Rear (in) 56.4 58.7
Wheelbase (in) 104.1 106.4
Liftover Height (in) 27.4 - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 68.4 69.6
Track Width, Front (in) 57.6 59.3
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 12.4 14.5
Brakes
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) NA NA
Brake Type Power Pwr
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 7.87 x 1.77 8.0 x 1.5
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.2 x - TBD - 10.25 x 0.94
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel NA
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 14.1 15.5
Steering
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 14.7 15.5
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 35.6 37.0
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.7 2.62
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Tires
Front Tire Size P195/70R14 P205/60R15
Spare Tire Size - TBD - T125/90R15
Front Tire Order Code NA N/A
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size P195/70R14 P205/60R15
Rear Tire Order Code NA N/A
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA N/A
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) N/A 1000
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA N/A
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) N/A 100
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2606 2861
Wheels
Spare Wheel Size (in) - TBD - 15 x - TBD -
Rear Wheel Material Steel Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in) 14 x 6 15 x 6.5
Front Wheel Material Steel Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material - TBD - Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 14 x 6 15 x 6.5
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 9.6 7.0
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 105 105
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - 590
Engine
Engine Type Gas L4 Gas I4
Fuel System SPFI SMPI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 135 @ 3600 130 @ 4000
Engine Order Code LN2 NA
Displacement 2.2L/134 2.0L/121
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 115 @ 5000 125 @ 5500
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 33 34
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 23 23
Transmission
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.02 2.14
Trans Order Code MM5 NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.94 3.82
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.98 1.03
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD Manual w/OD
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.58 3.42
Clutch Size (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.35 1.45
Trans Type 5 5
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.69 0.77
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.31 3.46
Summary
Body Style 2 Door Coupe 3 Door Coupe
Vehicle Name Pontiac Sunfire Mercury Cougar
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) NA NA
Suspension Type - Rear Trailing Arm Indep Quadralink
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - 32
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut MacPherson Strut
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) NA 0.63
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - 32
 
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