2008 Chevrolet Cobalt 2-Door Coupe SS Specs

2-Door Coupe SS
MSRP based on 2-Door Coupe SS

Quick Specs

Gas Mileage 22 mpg City/30 mpg Hwy
Engine Gas 4-Cyl, 2.0L
EPA Class Subcompact
Style Name 2dr Cpe SS
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive
Passenger Capacity 5
Passenger Doors 2
Body Style 2dr Car
Transmission Transmission, 5-speed manual includes 3.82 axle ratio


EPA Classification Subcompact
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2975
Interior Dimensions
Second Head Room (in) 35.7
Front Shoulder Room (in) 53.0
Second Hip Room (in) 46.1
Front Head Room (in) 38.7
Second Leg Room (in) 32.2
Passenger Capacity 5
Front Hip Room (in) 49.5
Front Leg Room (in) 42.0
Second Shoulder Room (in) 49.0
Passenger Volume (ft³) 87
Exterior Dimensions
Min Ground Clearance (in) - TBD -
Track Width, Front (in) 58.7
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 67.9
Liftover Height (in) - TBD -
Wheelbase (in) 103.3
Track Width, Rear (in) 58.1
Height, Overall (in) 55.5
Length, Overall (in) 180.5
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 13.9

Fuel Economy

Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 13
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 22
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 30

Performance Specs

SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 260 @ 5300
Displacement 2.0L/122
Engine Order Code LNF
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 260 @ 2000
Fuel System DI
Engine Type Gas 4-Cyl
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.76
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.17
Trans Description Cont. Again NA
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.70
Trans Type 5
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.18
Clutch Size (in) - TBD -
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.38
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA
Trans Description Cont. Manual
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.89
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.82
Trans Order Code MM5
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 12.4 x 1.02
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA
Brake Type Pwr
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.5 x 0.79
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD -
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.8
Steering Type Electric Rack & Pinion
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 39.4
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 14.8
Rear Tire Size P225/40YR18
Spare Tire Order Code NA
Front Tire Order Code QPA
Spare Tire Size Compact
Front Tire Size P225/40YR18
Rear Tire Order Code QPA
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum
Spare Wheel Size (in) - TBD -
Front Wheel Size (in) 18 x 7.5
Spare Wheel Material NA
Front Wheel Material Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in) 18 x 7.5
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 0.94
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) NA
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 0.94
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) NA
Suspension Type - Rear Torsion Beam

Safety Features

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 Yes
Air Bag-Side Head-Rear Yes
Brakes-ABS Yes
Child Safety Rear Door Locks No
Daytime Running Lights Yes
Traction Control Yes
Night Vision No
Rollover Protection Bars No
Fog Lamps Yes
Parking Aid No
Tire Pressure Monitor Yes
Back-Up Camera No
Stability Control Yes
Other Features Traction control, all-speed
OnStar, 1-year Safe and Sound plan. Includes Automatic...
StabiliTrak, stability control system (Includes (NW9) Traction...
Brakes, 4-wheel antilock, 4-wheel disc
Daytime Running Lamps
Tire Pressure Monitoring System
Air bags, dual-stage frontal, driver and right-front passenger...
Air bags, head curtain side-impact, front and rear outboard...
Safety belts, 3-point, all seating positions
LATCH system (Lower Anchors and Top tethers for CHildren), for...
Trunk emergency release handle


Basic Miles/km 36,000
Basic Years 3
Corrosion Miles/km 100,000
Corrosion Years 6
Drivetrain Miles/km 100,000
Drivetrain Years 5
Roadside Assistance Miles/km 100,000
Roadside Assistance Years 5

Other Specs

Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 9.2
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) - TBD -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA