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1998 Chevrolet Cavalier 2-Door Convertible Z24 Specs

2-Door Convertible Z24
MSRP based on 2-Door Convertible Z24
 

Quick Specs

Gas Mileage 23 mpg City/33 mpg Hwy
Engine Gas L4, 2.4L
EPA Class Compact
Style Name 2dr Convertible Z24
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive
Passenger Capacity 5
Passenger Doors 2
Body Style Convertible
Transmission 5-speed manual transmission w/OD

Dimensions

Vehicle
EPA Classification Compact
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2899
Interior Dimensions
Front Shoulder Room (in) 53.9
Second Hip Room (in) 47.8
Front Head Room (in) 38.1
Second Leg Room (in) 32.6
Passenger Capacity 5
Front Hip Room (in) 50.0
Front Leg Room (in) 42.1
Second Shoulder Room (in) 47.1
Passenger Volume (ft³) 82.8
Second Head Room (in) 37.6
Exterior Dimensions
Track Width, Front (in) 57.6
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 68.7
Liftover Height (in) 28.0
Wheelbase (in) 104.1
Track Width, Rear (in) 56.6
Height, Overall (in) 54.1
Length, Overall (in) 180.7
Min Ground Clearance (in) 5.7
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 10.5

Fuel Economy

Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 15.0
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 23
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 33

Performance Specs

Engine
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 150 @ 5600
Displacement 2.4L/146
Engine Order Code LD9
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 155 @ 4400
Fuel System SFI
Engine Type Gas L4
Transmission
Trans Description Cont. Again NA
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.74
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA
Trans Type 5
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.33
Clutch Size (in) 8.85
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.73
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.92
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.94
Trans Order Code MM5
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.18
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.58
Brakes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.2 x 0.79
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 7.87 x 1.77
Brake Type Power
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) NA
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) NA
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Steering
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD -
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.8
Steering Type Power Rack & Pinion
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 35.6
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 15.7
Tires
Rear Tire Size P195/65R15
Spare Tire Order Code NA
Front Tire Order Code NA
Spare Tire Size T115/70D14
Front Tire Size P195/65R15
Rear Tire Order Code NA
Wheels
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum
Spare Wheel Size (in) 14 x 4
Front Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6
Spare Wheel Material Steel
Front Wheel Material Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 32
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 0.71
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 25
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Suspension Type - Rear Trailing Axle
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 0.79

Safety Features

Safety
Air Bag-Frontal-Driver Yes
Air Bag-Frontal-Passenger Yes
Air Bag-Passenger Switch (On/Off) No
Air Bag-Side Body-Front No
Air Bag-Side Body-Rear No
Air Bag-Side Head-Front No
Air Bag-Side Head-Rear No
Brakes-ABS Yes
Child Safety Rear Door Locks No
Daytime Running Lights Yes
Traction Control No
Night Vision No
Rollover Protection Bars No
Fog Lamps Yes
Parking Aid No
Tire Pressure Monitor No
Back-Up Camera No
Stability Control No
Other Features 4-wheel anti-lock brake system
Driver & front passenger air bags
Front lap/shoulder belts, rear seat outer position 3-point seat...
Rear seat child safety belt comfort guide
Brake/transmission shift interlock
Daytime running lights

Warranty

Warranty
Basic Miles/km 36,000
Basic Years 3
Roadside Assistance Miles/km 36,000
Roadside Assistance Years 3

Other Specs

Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 10.0
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 600
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 105
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 1000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 100
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