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  All Makes | 3dr Hatchback Cpe LSi | Geo | Metro | 1997


1997 Geo Metro 2dr HB LSi

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General
Body Style3dr Hatchback Cpe LSi
DrivetrainFront Wheel Drive
EPA ClassificationSub-Compact
VehicleMetro
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)62.6
 
Battery
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F390
Maximum Capacity (amps)55
 
Brake System
Brakes FrontYes
DrumYes
Drum Diam x Width (in)7.09 x 0.98
Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)9.02 x 0.67
Type of BrakesPower
 
Drive Train
Clutch Size (in)6.69
Displacement (CC)1.3L/79
EPA Fuel Economy Est (MPG)39
Final Drive Ratio4.39
Fuel Capacity (gal)10.6
Fuel SystemEFI
Horsepower @ RPM70 @ 5500
Hwy EPA Fuel Economy Estimate (MPG)43
Torque @ RPM74 @ 3000
Total System Capacity (qts)4.9
Transmission Speeds5
Transmission TypeManual w/OD
Type of EngineGas L4
 
Exterior
Base Curb Weight (lb)1878
Overall Length (in)149.4
Overall Width (in)54.7
Wheelbase (in)93.1
 
Interior - Cargo - Carrying
Liftover Height (in)27.1
with Rear Seat Down22.5
with Rear Seat Up8.4
 
Interior - Passengers
Headroom front (in)39.1
Hip room front (in)47.2
Leg room front (in)42.5
Passenger Volume77.4
Seating capacity - Standard4
Second seat head room (in)36.0
Second seat hip room (in)43.9
Second seat leg room (in)32.2
Second seat shoulder room (in)48.9
Shoulder room front (in)48.9
 
Suspension
Front suspensionw/Coil spring
Ground Clearance (in)6.3
Rear shock absorber diameter (mm)25
Rear stabilizer bar diameter (in)0.71
Rear SuspensionMacPherson Strut
Rear suspension type line 2w/Separate coils
Shock Absorber Diameter (mm)25
Stabilizer Bar Diameter (in)0.94
Track Front54.5
Track Rear53.5
 
Tires and Wheels
Rear tire sizeP155/80R13
Rear wheel size (in)13 x 4.5
Rear wheel typeSteel
Spare tire sizeT115/70D14
Spare wheel size (in)14 x 4
Spare wheel typeSteel
 
Towing
Dead Weight Hitch-Max. Tongue LoadN/A
Tow Capacity StandardN/A
Wt Distributing Hitch (lb)N/A
Wt. Distributing Hitch-Max. Tongue LoadN/A
 
Turning Radius
Lock to Lock Turns3.7
Steering Diameter Left31.5
Steering Diameter Right34.1
 
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