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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
SC1 Manual 28 39 $11,335 $12,595
SC1 Automatic 27 37 $12,109 $13,455
SC2 Manual 26 36 $13,369 $14,855
SC2 Automatic 24 34 $14,143 $15,715
2-Door Coupe DE 1.5L Manual
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door Coupe 1.5L Manual DE 33 40 $9,842 $10,830
2-Door Coupe 1.5L Automatic DE 28 36 $10,460 $11,550
4-Door Sedan 1.5L Manual DE 33 40 $10,998 $12,360
4-Door Sedan 1.5L Automatic DE 28 36 $11,617 $13,070
4-Door Sedan 1.8L Manual LS 29 36 $11,836 $13,300
4-Door Sedan 1.8L Automatic LS 26 33 $12,454 $13,980
2-Door Coupe 1.8L Manual LS 29 36 $12,725 $14,330
2-Door Coupe 1.8L Automatic LS 26 33 $13,343 $15,010
Pricing
Invoice Price
$11,335
$9,842
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$12,595
$10,830
Monthly Payment Estimate
$210 / month
$181 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 28 mpg 33 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 39 mpg 40 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Sub Compact Sub-compact
Interior Dimensions
Second Leg Room (in) 31.0 31.1
Passenger Volume (ft³) 84.1 85.6
Front Head Room (in) 38.5 38.6
Second Hip Room (in) 49.0 47.6
Front Shoulder Room (in) 53.4 53.6
Second Head Room (in) 35.7 35.8
Passenger Capacity 4 5
Second Shoulder Room (in) 52.2 53.2
Front Leg Room (in) 42.6 43.0
Front Hip Room (in) 50.0 53.2
Exterior Dimensions
Liftover Height (in) 25.4 - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 67.3 66.5
Track Width, Front (in) 56.8 57.1
Min Ground Clearance (in) 5.7 4.9
Length, Overall (in) 180.0 168.1
Height, Overall (in) 52.5 52.4
Track Width, Rear (in) 56.0 57.5
Wheelbase (in) 102.4 95.1
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 11.4 11.5
Brakes
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 9.9 x 0.7 9.2 x 0.7
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Brake ABS System NA NA
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) NA NA
Brake Type Power Power
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 7.9 x 1.2 8 x 1.4
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 12.1 13.2
Steering
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.0 3.2
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) 39.9 34.8
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 18.3 16.7
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 37.1 32.8
Steering Type Power Rack & Pinion Power Rack & Pinion
Tires
Rear Tire Size P175/70R14 P175/70R13
Rear Tire Order Code N/A NA
Front Tire Size P175/70R14 P175/70R13
Spare Tire Size T115/70R14 T105/70D14
Front Tire Order Code N/A NA
Spare Tire Order Code N/A NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 150 - TBD -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) N/A NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 1000 - TBD -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) N/A NA
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2309 2125
Wheels
Front Wheel Material Steel Steel
Spare Wheel Material Steel - TBD -
Front Wheel Size (in) 14 x 5 13 x 5
Spare Wheel Size (in) 14 x 4 14 x - TBD -
Rear Wheel Material Steel Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 14 x 5 13 x 5
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 7.1 4.4
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 525 420
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 90 80
Engine
Displacement 1.9L/116 1.5L/89.5
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 100 @ 5000 92 @ 5500
Engine Type Gas L4 Gas I4
Fuel System SPFI MFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 114 @ 2400 93 @ 3000
Engine Order Code N/A NA
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 28 33
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 39 40
Transmission
Clutch Size (in) 8.46 7.874
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.172 1.343
Trans Type 5 5
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.605 0.804
Trans Description Cont. Again w/4th & 5th OD NA
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.923 3.416
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.950 1.947
Trans Order Code N/A NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 4.063 3.714
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.811 0.976
Trans Description Cont. Manual Trans, Manual
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.250 3.583
Summary
Vehicle Name Saturn SC 2dr Mitsubishi Mirage
Body Style 2 Door Coupe 2 Door Coupe
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) NA NA
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Stabilizer Bar w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 28 - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 1.1 NA
Suspension Type - Rear Indep. Tri-Link Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) NA w/Trailing Arm
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 28 - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut MacPherson Strut
 
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