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Vehicle 2015 BMW 2 Series 2dr Conv 228i RWD 2012 MINI Cooper Convertible S
General
Body Style Convertible Convertible,CVT
EPA Classification Subcompact Cars MINICOMP
Turbo n/a Y
Drive Train
City MPG 23 27
Combined MPG 27 30
Displacement (CC) 2.0 L/122 1598
Driveline Rear Wheel Drive FWD
Final Drive Ratio 3.08 3.65
Fuel Capacity (gal) 13.7 13.2
Fuel System Direct Gasoline Injection DI
Fuel Type Intercooled Turbo Premium Unleaded I-4 Gas
Gas Guzzler Tax n/a $0
Highway MPG 34 35
Horsepower @ RPM 240 @ 5000 181@5500
PowerToWeightRatio n/a 15.5
RPM @ Peak Horsepower n/a 5500
Standard Transmission n/a 6 Speed Manual
Torque @ RPM 255 @ 1250 177@1600
Transmission Speeds 8 6
Transmission Type Automatic w/OD M
Type of Engine 4 Cylinder Engine/Turbocharged 1.6L I4
Valves n/a 16
Exterior
Curb weight (lbs) 3625 2811
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Maximum n/a 3737
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Standard n/a 3671
Overall Height (in) 55.6 55.4
Overall Length (in) 174.7 146.8
Overall Width (in) 69.8 66.3
Wheelbase (in) 105.9 97.1
Interior - Cargo - Carrying
Trunk Volume (cu ft) 11.8 6.0
Interior - Passengers
Headroom front (in) 40.5 38.4
Headroom rear (in) 37 38.5
Leg room front (in) 41.5 41.4
Leg room rear (in) 31.8 29.9
Seating Capacity - Maximum 4 4
Seating capacity - Standard 4 4
Shoulder room front (in) 54.4 50.3
Shoulder room rear (in) 42.2 39.2
Suspension
Front suspension Strut IND
Rear Suspension Multi-Link IND
Track Front 59.9 57.2
Track Rear 61.3 57.5
Towing
Tow Capacity (Maximum) n/a NR
Tow Capacity Standard n/a NR
Turning Radius
Steering Diameter Left 35.8 35.2
Steering Diameter Right n/a 35.2
Warranty
Powertrain Miles 50,000 50000
Powertrain Time (Months) 48 48
Rust Time (Months) n/a 144
Warranty - Basic Miles 50,000 50000
Warranty - Basic Time (Months) 48 48






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