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Powertrain  
PowertrainInternal Combustion
Engine  
ConfigurationI
Cylinders4
Fuel TypeGasoline
Premium FuelYes
Displacement (cc)1999
Max. Power (bhp)167158167
Max. Power @RPM700067007000
Max. Torque (lbft)140
Max. Torque @RPM5000
Transmission  
Transmission TypeManualAutomaticManual
Forward Gears56
Driveline  
Driven WheelsRWD
Body  
Generic TypeCar
Vehicle SizeSmall
Roof TypeConvertible
Rear Roof ProfileTrunk
No Side Doors2
Convertible TypeManual Soft Top
  • Manual Soft Top (Sport, Touring, Grand Touring)
  • Powered Hard Top (PRHT Touring, PRHT Grand Touring)
  • Manual Soft Top (Touring, Grand Touring)
  • Powered Hard Top (PRHT Touring, PRHT Grand Touring)
Exterior Dimensions  
Curb Weight (lb)2480
  • 2542 (Sport, Touring, Grand Touring)
  • 2619 (PRHT Touring, PRHT Grand Touring)
  • 2511 (Touring, Grand Touring)
  • 2593 (PRHT Touring, PRHT Grand Touring)
Wheelbase (in)91.7
Height - Body (in)49.0
Width - Body (in)67.7
Length (in)157.3
Front Track (in)58.7
Rear Track (in)58.9
Ground Clearance (in)4.6
Chassis  
Chassis TypeUnitized Body/Frame
Engine PositionFront
Suspension  
Front Suspension - TypeDouble A-arm
Rear Suspension - TypeMultilink
Brakes  
Front Brakes - TypeVented Disc
Rear Brakes - TypeDisc
Wheels / Tires  
Tire Size F (,R)205/50R16
  • 205/50R16 (Sport)
  • 205/45R17 (Touring, Grand Touring, PRHT Touring, PRHT Grand Touring)
205/45R17
Seating  
Rows of Seats1
Max. Passenger Capacity2
Interior Dimensions  
Head Room - 1st Row (in)37.4
Shlder Room - 1st Row (in)53.2
Hip Room - 1st Row (in)50.6
Leg Room - 1st Row (in)43.1
Seating Positions - 1st Row2
Cargo Volume (cu ft)5.3
Utility  
Cargo AccessTrunk
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating (lb)3078
Energy Storage  
Fuel Capacity (gallons) (gal)12.7
Fuel Economy  
EPA City (mpg)2221
EPA Hwy (mpg)28