Specs

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ZX2 Standard 2dr Coupe ZX2 Standard

Brakes

Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.1 x 0.87
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 9.0 x 1.48
Brake Type Pwr
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel
Brake ABS System
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes

Cargo Area Dimensions

Trunk Volume (ft³) 11.8

Cooling System

Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) - TBD -

Electrical

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 95
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 540

Engine

Fuel System SMPI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 127 @ 4250
Engine Order Code
Engine Type Gas I4
Displacement 2.0L/121
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 130 @ 5750

Exterior Dimensions

Min Ground Clearance (in) - TBD -
Liftover Height (in) 25.7
Track Width, Rear (in) 56.5
Track Width, Front (in) 56.5
Height, Overall (in) 52.3
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 67.4
Length, Overall (in) 175.2
Wheelbase (in) 98.4

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 12.8

Interior Dimensions

Second Shoulder Room (in) 48.7
Second Leg Room (in) 33.4
Second Head Room (in) 35.1
Front Hip Room (in) 51.1
Front Shoulder Room (in) 50.8
Front Leg Room (in) 42.5
Front Head Room (in) 38.0
Second Hip Room (in) 45.1
Passenger Volume (ft³) 80.6
Passenger Capacity 4

Mileage

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 31
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 33
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 26

Steering

Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD -
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 31.5
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 17.0
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.1

Summary

Body Style 2 Door Coupe
Vehicle Name Ford ZX2
Vehicle Name Ford ZX2

Suspension

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 35
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 30
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 1.00
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 0.51
Suspension Type - Front Independent Strut
Suspension Type - Rear Quadralink

Tires

Spare Tire Order Code
Front Tire Size P185/60R15
Rear Tire Size P185/60R15
Rear Tire Order Code
Front Tire Order Code
Spare Tire Size - TBD -

Trailering

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 100
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 1000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)

Transmission

Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
First Gear Ratio (:1) 2.80
Trans Description Cont. Again
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD
Trans Type 5
Trans Type 4
Trans Order Code
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 4.10
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.74
Clutch Size (in) - TBD -
Clutch Size (in)
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.16
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.33
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.76
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.03
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.70
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.31
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.83
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.54
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.31

Vehicle

EPA Classification Subcompact

Weight Information

Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2478

Wheels

Spare Wheel Size (in) - TBD -
Rear Wheel Size (in) 15 x 5.5
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 15 x 5.5
Front Wheel Material Aluminum