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Vehicle 1997 Mitsubishi Eclipse 2dr Conv Spyder GS Auto 1997 Mazda MX5 Miata 2dr Conv Base Auto
General
Body Style 2 Door Convertible 2 Door Convertible
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
EPA Classification Mini-Compact Two Seater
Vehicle Eclipse Spyder MX5 Miata
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 68.3 66.0
Battery
Maximum Capacity (amps) 90 70
Brake System
Brakes Front Yes Yes
Brakes Rear n/a Yes
Drum Yes n/a
Drum Diam x Width (in) 9 x - TBD - n/a
Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10 x - TBD - n/a
Type of Brakes Power Power
Drive Train
Clutch Size (in) n/a N/A
Displacement (CC) 2.4L/143.4 1.8L/112
EPA Fuel Economy Est (MPG) 21 22
Final Drive Ratio 4.350 4.100
Fuel Capacity (gal) 16.9 12.7
Fuel System SFI MFI
Horsepower @ RPM 141 @ 5500 133 @ 6500
Hwy EPA Fuel Economy Estimate (MPG) 28 28
Torque @ RPM 148 @ 3000 114 @ 5000
Total System Capacity (qts) 7.4 5.64
Transmission Speeds 4 4
Transmission Type Automatic Automatic
Transmission Type Description Line 2 Electronic Electronic
Type of Engine Gas I4 Gas I4
Exterior
Base Curb Weight (lb) 2943 2359
Overall Length (in) 172.2 155.4
Overall Width (in) 51.6 48.2
Wheelbase (in) 98.8 89.2
Interior - Cargo - Carrying
Trunk Volume (cu ft) 5.1 n/a
Interior - Passengers
Headroom front (in) 38.7 37.1
Hip room front (in) 55.1 51.7
Leg room front (in) 43.3 43.0
Passenger Volume 75.7 n/a
Seating capacity - Standard 5 2
Second seat head room (in) 34.9 n/a
Second seat hip room (in) 38.7 n/a
Second seat leg room (in) 28.4 n/a
Second seat shoulder room (in) 40.4 n/a
Shoulder room front (in) 53.1 50.4
Suspension
Front suspension w/Coil Springs w/Coil Springs
Ground Clearance (in) 5.4 n/a
Rear Suspension Independent Independent
Rear suspension type line 2 w/Coil Springs w/Coil Springs
Stabilizer Bar Diameter (in) .63 n/a
Track Front 59.4 55.5
Track Rear 59.3 56.2
Tires and Wheels
Rear tire size 195/70HR14 P185/60HR14
Rear wheel size (in) 14 x 5.5 14 x 5.5
Rear wheel type Alloy Steel
Spare tire size T125/70D15 T117/70D14
Spare wheel size (in) 15 x - TBD - 14 x 4
Spare wheel type n/a Steel
Towing
Dead Weight Hitch-Max. Tongue Load n/a N/A
Tow Capacity Standard n/a N/A
Wt Distributing Hitch (lb) n/a N/A
Wt. Distributing Hitch-Max. Tongue Load n/a N/A
Turning Radius
Lock to Lock Turns 2.4 n/a
Steering Diameter Left 38.1 n/a






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