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Selected Style 2-Door Coupe
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door Coupe N/A N/A $23,250 $25,000
2-Door Cabriolet N/A N/A $26,040 $28,000
2-Door Automatic 2.5L
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door Automatic 2.5L 21 27 $23,995 $24,995
2-Door Automatic PZEV 2.5L 21 27 $23,995 $24,995
2-Door Automatic 2.5L w/Tech 21 27 $25,627 $26,695
2-Door Automatic PZEV 2.5L w/Tech 21 27 $25,627 $26,695
2-Door Automatic 2.5L w/Sound/Nav 21 27 $27,355 $28,495
2-Door Automatic PZEV 2.5L w/Sound/Nav 21 27 $27,355 $28,495
2-Door Manual 2.0T 21 30 $26,683 $27,795
2-Door Manual PZEV 2.0T 21 30 $26,683 $27,795
2-Door DSG 2.0T 21 29 $27,739 $28,895
2-Door DSG PZEV 2.0T 21 29 $27,739 $28,895
2-Door Manual 2.0T w/Sound 21 30 $28,027 $29,195
2-Door Manual PZEV 2.0T w/Sound 21 30 $28,027 $29,195
2-Door DSG 2.0T w/Sound 21 29 $29,083 $30,295
2-Door DSG PZEV 2.0T w/Sound 21 29 $29,083 $30,295
2-Door Manual 2.0T w/Sound/Nav 21 30 $29,947 $31,195
2-Door Manual PZEV 2.0T w/Sound/Nav 21 30 $29,947 $31,195
2-Door DSG 2.0T w/Sound/Nav 21 29 $31,003 $32,295
2-Door DSG PZEV 2.0T w/Sound/Nav 21 29 $31,003 $32,295
2-Door Manual 2.0L TDI 28 41 $26,779 $27,895
2-Door DSG 2.0L TDI 28 37 $27,835 $28,995
2-Door Manual 2.0L TDI w/Sound/Nav 28 41 $28,027 $29,195
2-Door DSG 2.0L TDI w/Sound/Nav 28 37 $29,083 $30,295
2-Door Automatic PZEV 2.5L 50s Edition 21 27 $25,051 $26,095
2-Door DSG PZEV 2.0T 60s Edition 21 29 $31,099 $32,395
2-Door Automatic PZEV 2.5L 70s Edition 21 27 $27,451 $28,595
Pricing
Invoice Price
$23,250
$23,995
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$25,000
$24,995
Monthly Payment Estimate
$417 / month
$417 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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TCC Rating
Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City N/A mpg 21 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway N/A mpg 27 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Minicompact Subcompact car
Number of Passenger Doors - 2
Interior Dimensions
Front Leg Room (in) 41.2 41.3
Passenger Capacity 2 4
Front Hip Room (in) 45.4 - TBD -
Front Head Room (in) 39.7 39.3
Front Shoulder Room (in) 48.0 55.3
Passenger Volume (ft³) 45.4 81.4
Second Leg Room (in) - 31.4
Second Hip Room (in) - - TBD -
Second Head Room (in) - 37.6
Second Shoulder Room (in) - 43.1
Exterior Dimensions
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 61.4 71.2
Track Width, Front (in) 50.51 62.1
Min Ground Clearance (in) - TBD - 5.6
Length, Overall (in) 106.1 168.4
Height, Overall (in) 60.7 58.0
Track Width, Rear (in) 54.53 61.2
Wheelbase (in) 73.5 100.0
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 7.8 7.1
Brakes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) NA 10.7 x 0.4
Brake Type Pwr Pwr
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 8.0 x - TBD - NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.0 x - TBD - 11.3 x 1.0
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes NA
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) NA Yes
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) NA 14.5
Steering
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack-&-Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) - TBD - 3.01
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - N/A
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall - TBD - 16.3
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 28.7 35.4
Tires
Spare Tire Size NA NA
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size P175/55R15 215/55R17
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size P155/60R15 215/55R17
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA - TBD -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA - TBD -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA - TBD -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA - TBD -
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2108 3206
Wheels
Rear Wheel Material Alloy Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in) 15 x 5.5 17 x 7.0
Front Wheel Material Alloy Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material NA NA
Front Wheel Size (in) 15 x 4.5 17 x 7.0
Spare Wheel Size (in) NA NA
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) NA - TBD -
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) NA - TBD -
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - - TBD -
Engine
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 47-74 @ - TBD - 170 @ 5700
Engine Type Electric Gas I5
Fuel System NA Electronic Fuel Injection
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 100 177 @ 4250
Engine Order Code NA NA
Displacement NA 2.5L/151
Mileage
Battery Range (mi) 68 -
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) NA 21
EPA MPG Equivalent - City 122 -
EPA MPG Equivalent - Combined 107 -
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG) NA 23
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) NA 27
EPA MPG Equivalent - Hwy 93 -
Transmission
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Reverse Ratio (:1) - TBD - 3.19
Second Gear Ratio (:1) NA 2.37
Trans Order Code NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) - TBD - 3.50
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) NA 1.16
Trans Description Cont. Automatic Automatic
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA 0.67
First Gear Ratio (:1) - TBD - 4.04
Clutch Size (in) NA NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1) NA 1.56
Trans Type 1 6
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) NA 0.85
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) - NA
Eighth Gear Ratio (:1) - NA
Summary
Body Style 2 Door Coupe Convertible
Vehicle Name Smart fortwo electric drive Volkswagen Beetle Convertible
Suspension
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) NA w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - N/A
Suspension Type - Front McPherson Strut-Type
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) NA 0.7
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) NA w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - N/A
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) NA 0.9
Suspension Type - Rear DeDion Multi-Link
Emissions
Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year NA 8.0
EPA Greenhouse Gas Score NA - TBD -
 
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