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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 Manual Base 23 28 $19,548 $21,180
2-Door Convertible Automatic Base 22 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
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 -
Passenger Volume (ft³) 48 46
Front Head Room (in) 37.3 37.1
Exterior Dimensions
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
Min Ground Clearance (in) 4.9 4.0
Length, Overall (in) 153.0 155.7
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 1.9 5.1
Brakes
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
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.0 x 0.8 10.0 x - TBD -
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 12.7 12.7
Steering
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
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.7 2.7
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) 34.8 - TBD -
Tires
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
Rear Tire Size P205/50R15 P195/50VR15
Trailering
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
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA N/A
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2195 2387
Wheels
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
Front Wheel Material Alloy Alloy
Spare Wheel Material - TBD - Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6.0 15 x 6
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 11.0 6.3
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 80 80
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 433 - TBD -
Engine
Engine Type Gas I4 Gas I4
Fuel System MPFI EMPI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 125 @ 4400 125 @ 5000
Engine Order Code NA NA
Displacement 1.8L/110 1.8L/110
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 138 @ 6400 142 @ 7000
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 25 23
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 30 28
Transmission
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 -
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
Summary
Body Style 2-Seat Roadster 2 Door Convertible
Vehicle Name Toyota MR2 Spyder Mazda MX-5 Miata
Suspension
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
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 0.59 - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) MacPherson Strut w/Coil Springs
 
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