THE AUTO CHANNEL:   TACH Home | Auto News | Reviews | Media | Forums | Classifieds


Fuel Economy | Crash Results | Recalls | Service Bulletins | Site Map

SUV    Sedan    Truck    Van    Convertible   Coupe    Wagon   Luxury    Hybrid      CUV
Compar-A-Graphs:    Rank-By-Specs    or  4-Car Comparison
Click to print
Compare Cars Side by Side on
Capacities and Dimensions

Vehicle 2007 Volkswagen Eos 2.0T 1998 Pontiac Firebird 2dr Conv Trans Am
Body Style Convertible,CVT,CVT 2 Door Convertible Trans Am
Drivetrain n/a Rear Wheel Drive
EPA Classification SUBCOMP Subcompact
Turbo Y n/a
Vehicle n/a Firebird
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) n/a 74.5
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F n/a 525
Maximum Capacity (amps) n/a 102
Brake System
ABS System n/a 4-Wheel
Brakes Front n/a Yes
Brakes Rear n/a Yes
Rear disc brake rotor diameter x thickness (in) n/a 11.9 x 1.02
Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) n/a 11.8 x 1.27
Type of Brakes n/a Power
Drive Train
City MPG 23 n/a
Combined MPG 27 n/a
Displacement (CC) 1984 5.7L/346
Driveline FWD n/a
EPA Fuel Economy Est (MPG) n/a 18
Final Drive Ratio 3.94 2.73
Fuel Capacity (gal) 14.5 15.5
Fuel System SEFI SFI
Fuel Type Gas n/a
Gas Guzzler Tax $0 n/a
Highway MPG 32 n/a
Horsepower @ RPM 200@5100 305 @ 5200
Hwy EPA Fuel Economy Estimate (MPG) n/a 24
PowerToWeightRatio 17.5 n/a
RPM @ Peak Horsepower 5100 n/a
Standard Transmission 6 Speed Manual n/a
Torque @ RPM 207@1800 335 @ 4000
Total System Capacity (qts) n/a 11.8
Transmission Speeds 6 4
Transmission Type M Automatic w/OD,
Transmission Type Description Line 2 n/a Electronic
Type of Engine 2.0L I4 Gas V8
Valves 16 n/a
Base Curb Weight (lb) n/a 3582
Curb weight (lbs) 3503 n/a
Overall Height (in) 56.8 n/a
Overall Length (in) 173.6 193.8
Overall Width (in) 70.5 52.4
Wheelbase (in) 101.5 101.1
Interior - Cargo - Carrying
Liftover Height (in) n/a 35.1
Trunk Volume (cu ft) 16 12.9
Interior - Passengers
Headroom front (in) 37.5 37.2
Headroom rear (in) 35.8 n/a
Hip room front (in) n/a 52.8
Leg room front (in) n/a 43.0
Passenger Volume 91 84.0
Seating Capacity - Maximum 4 n/a
Seating capacity - Standard 4 4
Second seat head room (in) n/a 35.3
Second seat hip room (in) n/a 44.4
Second seat leg room (in) n/a 28.9
Second seat shoulder room (in) n/a 55.8
Shoulder room front (in) 54.7 57.4
Shoulder room rear (in) 41.5 n/a
Front suspension Ind w/Coil Springs
Ground Clearance (in) n/a 4.4
Rear shock absorber diameter (mm) n/a 36
Rear stabilizer bar diameter (in) n/a 0.75
Rear Suspension Ind Salisbury Axle
Rear suspension type line 2 n/a w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter (mm) n/a 46
Stabilizer Bar Diameter (in) n/a 1.18
Track Front n/a 60.7
Track Rear n/a 60.6
Tires and Wheels
Rear tire size n/a P245/50ZR16
Rear wheel size (in) n/a 16 x 8
Rear wheel type n/a Aluminum
Spare tire size n/a T135/60R16
Spare wheel size (in) n/a 16 x 4
Dead Weight Hitch-Max. Tongue Load n/a 100
Tow Capacity Standard n/a 1000
Turning Radius
Lock to Lock Turns n/a 2.28
Steering Diameter Left n/a 40.1
Steering Diameter Right n/a 40.6
Powertrain Miles 60000 n/a
Powertrain Time (Months) 60 n/a
Rust Time (Months) 144 n/a
Warranty - Basic Miles 50000 n/a
Warranty - Basic Time (Months) 48 n/a

Fuel Economy | Crash Results

4 Car Comparison | Rank-by-Specs
THE AUTO CHANNEL: Auto Channel Home | Auto News | Car Reviews | Media Library | Forums | Classifieds