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Selected Style 2-Door Automatic 2.5L
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door Automatic 2.5L 21 27 $23,995 $24,995
2-Door Automatic PZEV 2.5L 21 27 $23,995 $24,995
2-Door Automatic 2.5L w/Tech 21 27 $25,627 $26,695
2-Door Automatic PZEV 2.5L w/Tech 21 27 $25,627 $26,695
2-Door Automatic 2.5L w/Sound/Nav 21 27 $27,355 $28,495
2-Door Automatic PZEV 2.5L w/Sound/Nav 21 27 $27,355 $28,495
2-Door Manual 2.0T 21 30 $26,683 $27,795
2-Door Manual PZEV 2.0T 21 30 $26,683 $27,795
2-Door DSG 2.0T 21 29 $27,739 $28,895
2-Door DSG PZEV 2.0T 21 29 $27,739 $28,895
2-Door Manual 2.0T w/Sound 21 30 $28,027 $29,195
2-Door Manual PZEV 2.0T w/Sound 21 30 $28,027 $29,195
2-Door DSG 2.0T w/Sound 21 29 $29,083 $30,295
2-Door DSG PZEV 2.0T w/Sound 21 29 $29,083 $30,295
2-Door Manual 2.0T w/Sound/Nav 21 30 $29,947 $31,195
2-Door Manual PZEV 2.0T w/Sound/Nav 21 30 $29,947 $31,195
2-Door DSG 2.0T w/Sound/Nav 21 29 $31,003 $32,295
2-Door DSG PZEV 2.0T w/Sound/Nav 21 29 $31,003 $32,295
2-Door Manual 2.0L TDI 28 41 $26,779 $27,895
2-Door DSG 2.0L TDI 28 37 $27,835 $28,995
2-Door Manual 2.0L TDI w/Sound/Nav 28 41 $28,027 $29,195
2-Door DSG 2.0L TDI w/Sound/Nav 28 37 $29,083 $30,295
2-Door Automatic PZEV 2.5L 50s Edition 21 27 $25,051 $26,095
2-Door DSG PZEV 2.0T 60s Edition 21 29 $31,099 $32,395
2-Door Automatic PZEV 2.5L 70s Edition 21 27 $27,451 $28,595
2-Door Coupe
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door Coupe N/A N/A $23,250 $25,000
2-Door Cabriolet N/A N/A $26,040 $28,000
Pricing
Invoice Price
$23,995
$23,250
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$24,995
$25,000
Monthly Payment Estimate
$417 / month
$417 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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TCC Rating
Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 21 mpg N/A mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 27 mpg N/A mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Subcompact car Minicompact
Number of Passenger Doors 2 -
Interior Dimensions
Second Head Room (in) 37.6 -
Second Shoulder Room (in) 43.1 -
Front Leg Room (in) 41.3 41.2
Passenger Volume (ft³) 81.4 45.4
Front Hip Room (in) - TBD - 45.4
Second Leg Room (in) 31.4 -
Front Head Room (in) 39.3 39.7
Passenger Capacity 4 2
Second Hip Room (in) - TBD - -
Front Shoulder Room (in) 55.3 48.0
Exterior Dimensions
Length, Overall (in) 168.4 106.1
Height, Overall (in) 58.0 60.7
Track Width, Rear (in) 61.2 54.53
Wheelbase (in) 100.0 73.5
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 71.2 61.4
Track Width, Front (in) 62.1 50.51
Min Ground Clearance (in) 5.6 - TBD -
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 7.1 7.8
Brakes
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes NA
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.7 x 0.4 NA
Brake Type Pwr Pwr
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA 8.0 x - TBD -
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.3 x 1.0 11.0 x - TBD -
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA Yes
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 14.5 NA
Steering
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 35.4 28.7
Steering Type Pwr Rack-&-Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.01 - TBD -
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) N/A - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 16.3 - TBD -
Tires
Front Tire Size 215/55R17 P155/60R15
Spare Tire Size NA NA
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size 215/55R17 P175/55R15
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) - TBD - NA
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) - TBD - NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) - TBD - NA
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) - TBD - NA
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3206 2108
Wheels
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum Alloy
Rear Wheel Size (in) 17 x 7.0 15 x 5.5
Front Wheel Material Aluminum Alloy
Spare Wheel Material NA NA
Front Wheel Size (in) 17 x 7.0 15 x 4.5
Spare Wheel Size (in) NA NA
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) - TBD - NA
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) - TBD - NA
Engine
Displacement 2.5L/151 NA
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 170 @ 5700 47-74 @ - TBD -
Engine Type Gas I5 Electric
Fuel System Electronic Fuel Injection NA
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 177 @ 4250 100
Engine Order Code NA NA
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 21 NA
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG) 23 NA
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 27 NA
EPA MPG Equivalent - Hwy - 93
Battery Range (mi) - 68
EPA MPG Equivalent - City - 122
EPA MPG Equivalent - Combined - 107
Transmission
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.85 NA
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.19 - TBD -
Eighth Gear Ratio (:1) NA -
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.37 NA
Trans Order Code NA NA
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.50 - TBD -
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.16 NA
Trans Description Cont. Automatic Automatic
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.67 NA
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA -
First Gear Ratio (:1) 4.04 - TBD -
Clutch Size (in) NA NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.56 NA
Trans Type 6 1
Summary
Vehicle Name Volkswagen Beetle Convertible Smart fortwo electric drive
Body Style Convertible 2 Door Coupe
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 0.9 NA
Suspension Type - Rear Multi-Link DeDion
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs NA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) N/A - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front Strut-Type McPherson
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 0.7 NA
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs NA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) N/A - TBD -
Emissions
EPA Greenhouse Gas Score - TBD - NA
Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year 8.0 NA
 
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