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Selected Style 2-Door Coupe SE Manual (SE)
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Trim

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door Coupe Manual SE 24 33 $17,387 $19,320
2-Door Coupe Automatic SE 23 32 $18,134 $20,150
2-Door Coupe V6 Automatic SE 21 29 $19,484 $21,650
2-Door Coupe Manual SPT 24 33 $18,732 $20,815
2-Door Coupe Automatic SPT 23 32 $19,478 $21,645
2-Door Coupe V6 Automatic SPT 21 29 $20,828 $23,145
2-Door Coupe Automatic SLE 23 32 $20,873 $23,195
2-Door Coupe V6 Automatic SLE 21 29 $23,573 $26,195
2-Door Convertible V6 Automatic SE 20 29 $23,830 $26,480
2-Door Convertible V6 Automatic SLE 20 29 $26,774 $29,750
4-Door Wagon
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door Convertible 22 29 $18,622 $19,405
2-Door Convertible Touring 22 29 $21,664 $23,175
2-Door Convertible GT 21 27 $25,991 $27,930
4-Door Wagon 22 29 $12,812 $13,530
4-Door Wagon Touring 22 29 $14,664 $15,565
4-Door Wagon Limited 22 29 $16,484 $17,565
4-Door Wagon GT 21 27 $21,489 $23,065
Pricing
Invoice Price
$17,387
$12,812
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$19,320
$13,530
Monthly Payment Estimate
$322 / month
$226 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 24 mpg 22 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 33 mpg 29 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Compact Sport Utility Vehicle
Interior Dimensions
Second Hip Room (in) 50.8 54.1
Front Shoulder Room (in) 56.1 54.6
Second Head Room (in) 36.4 39.6
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Second Shoulder Room (in) 53.7 53.9
Front Leg Room (in) 42.0 40.6
Front Hip Room (in) 53.7 50.2
Second Leg Room (in) 35.4 40.9
Front Head Room (in) 38.0 39.3
Passenger Volume (ft³) 92.1 84.3
Exterior Dimensions
Track Width, Front (in) 61.0 58.3
Min Ground Clearance (in) 5.5 6.5
Length, Overall (in) 192.5 168.8
Height, Overall (in) 56.1 63.0
Track Width, Rear (in) 60.4 58.2
Wheelbase (in) 107.1 103.0
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - 23.3
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 71.5 67.1
Rear Door Opening Width (in) - - TBD -
Rear Door Opening Height (in) - - TBD -
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 13.8 -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in) - - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³) - - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in) - - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³) - NA
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) - - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in) - - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³) - - TBD -
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in) - - TBD -
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) - - TBD -
Brakes
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA Yes
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel NA
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes NA
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.6 x - TBD - NA
Brake Type Pwr Pwr
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA 8.66 x 1.57
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.7 x - TBD - 10.94 x 0.9
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 18.5 15.0
Steering
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 16.0 18
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 37.4 36.5
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.88 2.7
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Tires
Rear Tire Order Code NA TNC
Front Tire Size P215/60R16 P195/65R15
Spare Tire Size Compact Compact
Front Tire Order Code NA TNC
Spare Tire Order Code NA - TBD -
Rear Tire Size P215/60R16 P195/65R15
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA - TBD -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) - TBD - 1000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA - TBD -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) - TBD - 100
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3175 2924
Wheels
Spare Wheel Material - TBD - - TBD -
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6.5 15 x 6.0
Spare Wheel Size (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Rear Wheel Material Alloy Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6.5 15 x 6.0
Front Wheel Material Alloy Steel
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 6.6 6.6
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 100 120
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - - TBD -
Engine
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 157 @ 5600 150 @ 5100
Engine Type Gas I4 Gas I4
Fuel System SEFI SMPI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 162 @ 4000 165 @ 4000
Engine Order Code NA EDZ
Displacement 2.4L/146 2.4L/148
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 24 22
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 33 29
Transmission
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.58 3.42
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.05 1.95
Trans Order Code NA DD5
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.94 2.80
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.97 0.97
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD Manual w/OD
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.54 3.50
Clutch Size (in) - TBD - 8.98
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.33 1.36
Trans Type 5 5
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.73 0.81
Summary
Body Style 2 Door Coupe Small Wagon
Vehicle Name Toyota Camry Solara Chrysler PT Cruiser
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - 32
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 0.91 .95
Suspension Type - Rear Dual Link Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) MacPherson Strut w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - 25
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut Macpherson Strut
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 0.55 NA
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) NA w/Coil Springs
 
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