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Selected Style 2-Door Convertible Manual (GS)
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door Convertible Manual 26 32 $22,302 $24,645
2-Door Convertible Manual SEQ 25 33 $23,207 $25,645
2-Door Coupe Standard
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door Coupe Standard 20 29 $16,338 $17,720
2-Door Coupe Deluxe 20 29 $16,996 $18,450
2-Door Coupe Premium 20 29 $17,999 $19,565
2-Door Convertible Deluxe 20 29 $21,500 $23,455
2-Door Coupe GT Deluxe 18 26 $21,724 $23,705
2-Door Coupe GT Premium 18 26 $22,777 $24,875
2-Door Convertible Premium 19 27 $23,826 $26,040
2-Door Convertible GT Deluxe 18 26 $25,630 $28,045
2-Door Coupe Premium Mach 1 18 26 $26,224 $28,705
2-Door Convertible GT Premium 18 26 $26,683 $29,215
2-Door Coupe SVT Cobra 16 22 $30,839 $33,460
2-Door Coupe SVT Cobra 10th Anniv 16 22 $32,166 $34,935
2-Door Convertible SVT Cobra 16 22 $34,819 $37,835
2-Door Convertible SVT Cobra 10th Anniv 16 22 $36,115 $39,275
Pricing
Invoice Price
$22,302
$16,338
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$24,645
$17,720
Monthly Payment Estimate
$411 / month
$295 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 26 mpg 20 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 32 mpg 29 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification 2-Seater Subcompact
Interior Dimensions
Front Shoulder Room (in) 51.0 53.6
Passenger Capacity 2 4
Front Leg Room (in) 42.2 42.6
Front Hip Room (in) 49.8 52.8
Front Head Room (in) 37.3 38.1
Passenger Volume (ft³) 48 83.0
Second Hip Room (in) - 47.4
Second Head Room (in) - 35.5
Second Shoulder Room (in) - 52.1
Second Leg Room (in) - 29.9
Exterior Dimensions
Height, Overall (in) 48.8 53.1
Track Width, Rear (in) 57.5 60.6
Wheelbase (in) 96.5 101.3
Liftover Height (in) NA 28.3
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 66.7 73.1
Track Width, Front (in) 58.1 60.2
Min Ground Clearance (in) 4.9 - TBD -
Length, Overall (in) 153.0 183.2
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 1.5 10.9
Brakes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.0 x 0.8 - 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 - TBD -
Brake Type Pwr Pwr
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 12.7 15.7
Steering
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 13.6 15.0
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 34.8 36.0
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.7 2.62
Tires
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size P185/55R15 P225/55TR16
Spare Tire Size P185/55R15 T125/90R15
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size P215/45R16 P225/55TR16
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) N/A NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) N/A 1000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) N/A NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) N/A 100
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2195 3114
Wheels
Spare Wheel Material Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6.0 16 x 7.0
Spare Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6.0 16 x - TBD -
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7.0 16 x 7.0
Front Wheel Material Aluminum Aluminum
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 11.0 - TBD -
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 433 - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 80 - TBD -
Engine
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 138 @ 6400 193 @ 5500
Engine Type Gas I4 Gas V6
Fuel System MPFI SMPI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 125 @ 4400 225 @ 2800
Engine Order Code NA NA
Displacement 1.8L/110 3.8L/232
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 26 20
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 32 29
Transmission
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.82 0.68
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.25 3.15
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.90 1.99
Trans Order Code NA 445
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 4.31 3.27
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.03 1.00
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD Manual w/OD
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.17 3.37
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Clutch Size (in) 8.3 - TBD -
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.39 1.33
Trans Type 5 5
Summary
Vehicle Name Toyota MR2 Spyder Ford Mustang
Body Style 2-Seat Roadster 2 Door Coupe
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 30.2 32.0
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 0.79 1.00
Suspension Type - Rear Dual Link Indep Four-Bar Link
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) MacPherson Strut w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 30.2 30.1
Suspension Type - Front Independent MacPherson Strut
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 0.59 NA
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) MacPherson Strut w/Coil Springs
 
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