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Vehicle 2006 MINI Cooper S Convertible 2003 Ford Thunderbird Premium
General
Body Style Sports Car/Convertible,CVT convertible, sports car, CVT
EPA Classification MINICOMP n/a
number of speeds n/a 5
Turbo N n/a
Drive Train
City MPG 25 n/a
Combined MPG 27 n/a
Displacement (CC) 1598 n/a
Driveline FWD n/a
Final Drive Ratio 2.87 n/a
Fuel Capacity (gal) 13.2 n/a
Fuel System MPFI n/a
Fuel Type Gas n/a
Gas Guzzler Tax $0 n/a
Highway MPG 32 n/a
Horsepower @ RPM 168@6000 n/a
Maximum power kW n/a 188
maximum torque lb ft n/a 267
PowerToWeightRatio 16.4 n/a
RPM @ Peak Horsepower 6000 252
Standard Transmission 6 Speed Manual A
Torque @ RPM 162@4000 n/a
Transmission n/a S
Transmission Speeds 6 n/a
Transmission Type M n/a
Type of Engine 1.6L I4 n/a
Valves 16 n/a
Exterior
Crash Test Rating 4*/4* n/a
Curb weight (lbs) 2844 3775
Overall Height (in) 55.5 52.1
Overall Length (in) 143.9 186.3
Overall Width (in) 66.5 72
Wheelbase (in) 97.1 107.2
Interior - Cargo - Carrying
Trunk Volume (cu ft) 7 n/a
Interior - Passengers
Headroom front (in) 38.4 37.2
Headroom rear (in) 38.1 n/a
Hip room front (in) 38.0 53.7
Hip room rear (in) 39.0 n/a
interior volume (cuft) n/a 52.6
Leg room front (in) 41.3 42.7
Leg room rear (in) 27.5 n/a
Passenger Volume 70 n/a
Seating Capacity - Maximum 4 n/a
Seating capacity - Standard 4 n/a
Shoulder room front (in) 50.9 57.3
Shoulder room rear (in) 39.0 n/a
Suspension
Front suspension Ind n/a
Ground Clearance (in) 4.8 n/a
Rear Suspension Ind n/a
Track Front 57.2 n/a
Track Rear 57.5 n/a
Turning Radius
curb to curb turning circle (ft) n/a 37.5
Steering Diameter Left 34.8 n/a
Steering Diameter Right 34.8 n/a
Warranty
Powertrain Miles 50000 n/a
Powertrain Time (Months) 48 n/a
Rust Time (Months) 144 n/a
Warranty - Basic Miles 50000 n/a
Warranty - Basic Time (Months) 48 n/a






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