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Selected Style 2-Door Convertible Manual (SE)
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Transmission

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door Convertible Manual 25 30 $21,344 $23,585
2-Door Convertible Base Manual
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door Convertible Automatic Base 22 28 $19,548 $21,180
2-Door Convertible Manual Base 23 28 $19,548 $21,180
2-Door Convertible 5-Speed Manual LS 23 28 $22,081 $23,930
2-Door Convertible 6-Speed Manual LS 23 28 $22,081 $23,930
2-Door Convertible Automatic LS 22 28 $22,081 $23,930
2-Door Convertible SE Special Edition 23 28 $23,725 $25,715
Pricing
Invoice Price
$21,344
$19,548
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$23,585
$21,180
Monthly Payment Estimate
$393 / month
$353 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 25 mpg 23 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 30 mpg 28 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification 2-Seater Two Seater
Interior Dimensions
Passenger Volume (ft³) 48 46
Front Head Room (in) 37.3 37.1
Front Shoulder Room (in) 51.0 49.7
Passenger Capacity 2 2
Front Leg Room (in) 42.2 42.8
Front Hip Room (in) 49.8 - TBD -
Exterior Dimensions
Min Ground Clearance (in) 4.9 4.0
Length, Overall (in) 153.0 155.7
Height, Overall (in) 48.8 48.4
Track Width, Rear (in) 57.5 56.7
Wheelbase (in) 96.5 89.2
Liftover Height (in) NA - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 66.7 66.0
Track Width, Front (in) 58.1 55.7
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 1.9 5.1
Brakes
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.0 x 0.8 10.0 x - TBD -
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel NA
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.3 x 0.6 9.90 x - TBD -
Brake Type Power Power
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA NA
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 12.7 12.7
Steering
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.7 2.7
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) 34.8 - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 13.6 15.1
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 32.0 30.2
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Variable pwr assist
Tires
Rear Tire Size P205/50R15 P195/50VR15
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size P185/55R15 P195/50VR15
Spare Tire Size T125/70D16 Compact
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA N/A
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA N/A
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA N/A
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2195 2387
Wheels
Front Wheel Material Alloy Alloy
Spare Wheel Material - TBD - Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6.0 15 x 6
Spare Wheel Size (in) 16 x 4.0 - TBD -
Rear Wheel Material Alloy Alloy
Rear Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6.5 15 x 6
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 11.0 6.3
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 433 - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 80 80
Engine
Displacement 1.8L/110 1.8L/110
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 138 @ 6400 142 @ 7000
Engine Type Gas I4 Gas I4
Fuel System MPFI EMPI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 125 @ 4400 125 @ 5000
Engine Order Code NA NA
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 25 23
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 30 28
Transmission
Clutch Size (in) 8.3 8.46
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.39 1.33
Trans Type 5 5
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.82 0.81
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.25 3.76
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.90 1.89
Trans Order Code NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 4.31 4.30
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.03 1.00
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD Manual
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.17 3.14
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA -
Summary
Vehicle Name Toyota MR2 Spyder Mazda MX-5 Miata
Body Style 2-Seat Roadster 2 Door Convertible
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 0.59 - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) MacPherson Strut w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 30.2 - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 0.79 - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear Dual Link Independent Double Wishbone
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) Strut w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 30.2 - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front Independent Double Wishbone
 
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