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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 $22,754 $25,145
2-Door Convertible Manual SEQ 26 33 $23,659 $26,145
3-Door Coupe GS 2.4L Manual
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
3-Door Coupe 2.4L Manual GS 23 31 $18,638 $19,699
3-Door Coupe 2.4L Sportronic Automatic GS 21 28 $19,582 $20,699
3-Door Coupe 3.0L Manual GT 20 29 $21,896 $23,149
3-Door Coupe 3.0L Sportronic Automatic GT 20 28 $22,840 $24,149
3-Door Coupe 3.0L Manual GTS 20 29 $23,549 $24,899
2-Door Spyder 2.4L Manual GS 23 31 $23,810 $25,149
3-Door Coupe 3.0L Sportronic Automatic GTS 21 28 $24,683 $26,099
2-Door Spyder 2.4L Sportronic Automatic GS 21 28 $24,755 $26,149
2-Door Spyder 3.0L Manual GT 20 28 $25,888 $27,349
2-Door Spyder 3.0L Sportronic Automatic GT 20 27 $26,832 $28,349
2-Door Spyder 3.0L Manual GTS 20 28 $28,155 $29,749
2-Door Spyder 3.0L Sportronic Automatic GTS 20 27 $29,289 $30,949
Pricing
Invoice Price
$22,754
$18,638
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$25,145
$19,699
Monthly Payment Estimate
$419 / month
$328 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 26 mpg 23 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 32 mpg 31 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification 2-Seater Sub-Compact
Interior Dimensions
Front Shoulder Room (in) 51.0 52.3
Passenger Capacity 2 4
Front Leg Room (in) 42.2 42.3
Front Hip Room (in) 49.8 51.9
Passenger Volume (ft³) 48 79.5
Front Head Room (in) 37.3 37.9
Second Hip Room (in) - 44.7
Second Head Room (in) - 34.9
Second Shoulder Room (in) - 52.0
Second Leg Room (in) - 30.2
Exterior Dimensions
Height, Overall (in) 48.8 51.6
Track Width, Rear (in) 57.5 59.4
Wheelbase (in) 96.5 100.8
Liftover Height (in) NA NA
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 66.7 68.9
Track Width, Front (in) 58.1 59.4
Min Ground Clearance (in) 4.9 5.8
Length, Overall (in) 153.0 176.8
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 1.9 16.9
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) 10.3 x 0.6 NA
Brake Type Pwr Pwr
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA 9.0 x - TBD -
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.0 x 0.8 10.9 x 0.8
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 12.7 16.4
Steering
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 13.6 17.0
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 34.8 35.4
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.7 3.15
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - 36.5
Tires
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size P185/55R15 P205/55HR16
Spare Tire Size P185/55R15 T125/70D15
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size P215/45R16 P205/55HR16
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) N/A NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) N/A NA
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) N/A NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) N/A NA
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2195 2965
Wheels
Spare Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6 15 x - TBD -
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7 16 x 6
Front Wheel Material Aluminum Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material - TBD - - TBD -
Front Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6 16 x 6
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 11.0 7.4
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 80 90
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - 525
Engine
Engine Type Gas I4 Gas I4
Fuel System SEFI MPFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 125 @ 4400 158 @ 4000
Engine Order Code NA 4G64
Displacement 1.8L/110 2.4L/143
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 138 @ 6400 147 @ 5500
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 26 23
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 32 31
Transmission
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.25 3.36
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.90 1.95
Trans Order Code NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 4.31 3.72
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.03 1.03
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD Manual w/OD
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.17 3.58
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Clutch Size (in) - TBD - NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.39 1.38
Trans Type 5 5
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.82 0.77
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Summary
Body Style 2-Seat Roadster 3 Door Coupe
Vehicle Name Toyota MR2 Spyder Mitsubishi Eclipse
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 0.79 0.63
Suspension Type - Rear Dual Link Indep Indep Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) MacPherson Strut w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front Independent MacPherson Strut
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 0.59 0.70
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) MacPherson Strut w/Coil Springs
 
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