Specs

Research 2003 Mazda Protege specs for the trims available. Choose the desired trim / style from the dropdown list to see the corresponding specs.

DX 4dr Sedan DX Manual

Brakes

Brake ABS System
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.2 x 0.9
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Brake Type Pwr
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 7.9 x 1.4

Cargo Area Dimensions

Trunk Volume (ft³) 12.9

Cooling System

Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 7.9

Electrical

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 80
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD -

Engine

SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 130 @ 6000
Engine Order Code
Engine Type Gas I4
Displacement 2.0L/121
Fuel System MPFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 135 @ 4000

Exterior Dimensions

Height, Overall (in) 55.5
Liftover Height (in) - TBD -
Min Ground Clearance (in) 5.5
Track Width, Rear (in) 57.9
Track Width, Front (in) 57.9
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 67.1
Length, Overall (in) 175.3
Wheelbase (in) 102.8

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 14.5

Interior Dimensions

Front Head Room (in) 39.3
Front Head Room (in) 38.5
Front Shoulder Room (in) 53.9
Front Hip Room (in) 51.7
Second Head Room (in) 37.3
Second Head Room (in) 37.4
Second Leg Room (in) 35.4
Second Shoulder Room (in) 53.4
Second Hip Room (in) 49.1
Passenger Capacity 5
Passenger Volume (ft³) 92.6
Front Leg Room (in) 42.2

Mileage

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 31
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 25

Steering

Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 15.0
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.7
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 34.1
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD -

Summary

Body Style 4 Door Sedan
Vehicle Name Mazda Protege
Vehicle Name Mazda Protege

Suspension

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD -
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front Independent Strut
Suspension Type - Rear Independent Strut
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs

Tires

Spare Tire Size T115/70D15
Rear Tire Order Code
Front Tire Order Code
Rear Tire Size P195/55VR15
Spare Tire Order Code
Front Tire Size P195/55VR15

Trailering

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) N/A
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) N/A

Transmission

Trans Order Code
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 4.10
Clutch Size (in) - TBD -
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.17
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.76
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.97
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.31
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.84
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.31
Trans Description Cont. Again
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD
Trans Type 5

Vehicle

EPA Classification Compact

Weight Information

Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2634

Wheels

Front Wheel Material Steel
Spare Wheel Size (in) 15 x 4
Rear Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6
Spare Wheel Material Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6
Rear Wheel Material Steel