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2000 Pontiac Firebird 2-Door Coupe Firebird Specs

2-Door Coupe Firebird
MSRP based on 2-Door Coupe Firebird
 

Quick Specs

Gas Mileage 19 mpg City/30 mpg Hwy
Engine Gas V6, 3.8L
EPA Class Subcompact
Style Name 2dr Cpe Firebird
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive
Passenger Capacity 4
Passenger Doors 2
Body Style 2dr Car
Transmission 5-speed manual transmission w/OD

Dimensions

Vehicle
EPA Classification Subcompact
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3323
Interior Dimensions
Front Leg Room (in) 43.0
Second Shoulder Room (in) 55.8
Passenger Volume (ft³) 84.0
Second Head Room (in) 35.2
Front Shoulder Room (in) 57.4
Second Hip Room (in) 45.9
Front Head Room (in) 37.2
Second Leg Room (in) 28.8
Passenger Capacity 4
Front Hip Room (in) 52.8
Exterior Dimensions
Height, Overall (in) 52.0
Length, Overall (in) 193.4
Min Ground Clearance (in) 4.5
Track Width, Front (in) 60.7
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 74.5
Liftover Height (in) 35.1
Wheelbase (in) 101.1
Track Width, Rear (in) 60.6
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 12.9

Fuel Economy

Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 16.8
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 30
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 19

Performance Specs

Engine
Fuel System SFI
Engine Type Gas V6
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 200 @ 5200
Displacement 3.8L/231
Engine Order Code L36
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 225 @ 4000
Transmission
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.23
Trans Order Code MM5
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.19
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.53
Trans Description Cont. Again NA
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.72
Trans Type 5
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.41
Clutch Size (in) - TBD -
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.75
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA
Brakes
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.9 x 1.27
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA
Brake Type Power
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 12.0 x 1.02
Steering
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 40.6
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 16.9
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD -
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.7
Steering Type Power Rack & Pinion
Tires
Front Tire Size P215/60R16
Rear Tire Order Code QEA
Rear Tire Size P215/60R16
Spare Tire Order Code NA
Front Tire Order Code QEA
Spare Tire Size T125/70D15
Wheels
Front Wheel Material Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 8
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum
Spare Wheel Size (in) 15 x 4
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 8
Spare Wheel Material - TBD -
Suspension
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Suspension Type - Rear Salisbury Axle
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 1.10
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 0.59
Suspension Type - Front Short/Long Arm
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD -

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 braking system (ABS)
Driver & front passenger next generation airbags
Front/rear lap/shoulder safety belts w/rear child comfort guides
Side-guard door beams
Daytime running lamps

Warranty

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

Other Specs

Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 12.4
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 105
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD -
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 100
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 1000
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