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Vehicle 1999 Ford Mustang 2dr Convertible GT 2002 Pontiac Firebird Trans Am
General
Body Style 2 Door Convertible convertible, sports car, CVT
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive n/a
EPA Classification Subcompact n/a
number of speeds n/a 4
Vehicle Mustang GT n/a
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 73.1 n/a
Battery
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F 540 n/a
Maximum Capacity (amps) 110 n/a
Brake System
ABS System 4-wheel n/a
Brakes Front Yes n/a
Brakes Rear Yes n/a
Rear disc brake rotor diameter x thickness (in) 10.5 x 0.55 n/a
Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.8 x 1.02 n/a
Type of Brakes Power n/a
Drive Train
City MPG n/a 18
Clutch Size (in) 10.55 n/a
Displacement (CC) 4.6L/281 n/a
EPA Fuel Economy Est (MPG) 17 n/a
Final Drive Ratio 3.27 n/a
Fuel Capacity (gal) 15.7 n/a
Fuel System SMPI n/a
Highway MPG n/a 26
Horsepower @ RPM 260 @ 5250 n/a
Hwy EPA Fuel Economy Estimate (MPG) 24 n/a
Maximum power kW n/a 231
maximum torque lb ft n/a 340
RPM @ Peak Horsepower n/a 310
Standard Transmission n/a A
Torque @ RPM 300 @ 4000 n/a
Total System Capacity (qts) 14.8 n/a
Transmission n/a S
Transmission Speeds 5 n/a
Transmission Type Manual w/OD n/a
Type of Engine Gas V8 n/a
Exterior
Base Curb Weight (lb) 3375 n/a
Curb weight (lbs) n/a 3627
Overall Height (in) n/a 51.8
Overall Length (in) 183.2 193.7
Overall Width (in) 53.2 74.4
Wheelbase (in) 101.3 101.1
Interior - Cargo - Carrying
Liftover Height (in) 28.5 n/a
Trunk Volume (cu ft) 7.7 n/a
Interior - Passengers
Headroom front (in) 38.1 37.2
Headroom rear (in) n/a 35.2
Hip room front (in) 52.3 52.8
Hip room rear (in) n/a 45.9
Leg room front (in) 41.9 43
Leg room rear (in) n/a 28.9
Passenger Volume N/A n/a
Seating capacity - Standard 4 n/a
Second seat head room (in) 35.5 n/a
Second seat hip room (in) 41.0 n/a
Second seat leg room (in) 29.9 n/a
Second seat shoulder room (in) 41.4 n/a
Shoulder room front (in) 53.6 57.4
Shoulder room rear (in) n/a 55.8
Suspension
Front suspension w/Coil Springs n/a
Ground Clearance (in) 4.0 n/a
Rear shock absorber diameter (mm) 30 n/a
Rear stabilizer bar diameter (in) 0.90 n/a
Rear Suspension Four-bar link n/a
Rear suspension type line 2 w/Coil Springs n/a
Shock Absorber Diameter (mm) 32 n/a
Stabilizer Bar Diameter (in) 1.10 n/a
Track Front 59.9 n/a
Track Rear 60.1 n/a
Tires and Wheels
Rear tire size P225/55R16 n/a
Rear wheel size (in) 16 x 7.5 n/a
Rear wheel type Aluminum n/a
Spare tire size T125/90R15 n/a
Spare wheel size (in) 15 x 4.0 n/a
Spare wheel type Steel n/a
Towing
Dead Weight Hitch-Max. Tongue Load 100 n/a
Tow Capacity Standard 1000 n/a
Turning Radius
curb to curb turning circle (ft) n/a 37.8
Lock to Lock Turns 2.62 n/a
Steering Diameter Left 38.1 n/a






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