Research 2008 Mazda Tribute specs for the trims available. Choose the desired trim / style from the dropdown list to see the corresponding specs.

Sport FWD I4 Man Sport


Brake ABS System 4-wheel
Brake Type Pwr
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 10.0 x -TBD-
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 19.1" x -TBD-
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) -TBD-

Cargo Area Dimensions

Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³)
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³) 29.2
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in) 34.7
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in) 66.7
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³) 66.3
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in)
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) 37.3
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) 40.7
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in) 49.2

Cooling System

Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 8


Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 590
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 95


Engine Order Code
Engine Type Gas I4
Displacement 2.3L/138
Fuel System MPI
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 153 @ 5800
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 152 @ 4250

Exterior Dimensions

Track Width, Rear (in) 60.4
Liftover Height (in) 29.4
Height, Overall (in) 67.7
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 71.1
Length, Overall (in) 174.9
Wheelbase (in) 103.1
Track Width, Front (in) 61.1
Min Ground Clearance (in) 8.5
Rear Door Opening Height (in) 33.3
Rear Door Opening Width (in) 43.2

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 16.5

Interior Dimensions

Passenger Capacity 5
Second Hip Room (in) 49.1
Passenger Volume (ft³) 99.4
Second Shoulder Room (in) 55.9
Second Leg Room (in) 35.6
Second Head Room (in) 39.2
Front Hip Room (in) 53.4
Front Shoulder Room (in) 56.6
Front Leg Room (in) 41.6
Front Head Room (in) 40.4


EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 28
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 22


Steering Ratio (:1), Overall - TBD -
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD -
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.95
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 39.3
Steering Type Electric pwr rack & pinion


Body Style 4 Door SUV
Vehicle Name Mazda Tribute
Vehicle Name Mazda Tribute


Suspension Type - Front Independent
Suspension Type - Rear Multi Link
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD -
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in)


Spare Tire Order Code
Spare Tire Size T145/90R17
Rear Tire Size P235/70TR16
Front Tire Size P235/70TR16
Rear Tire Order Code
Front Tire Order Code


Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 1500
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 150
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)


Drivetrain Front wheel drive
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.95
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.26
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.94
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.50
Trans Description Cont. Again
Trans Description Cont. Manual
Trans Type 5
Trans Order Code
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 4.13
Clutch Size (in) - TBD -
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.37
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.81


EPA Classification SUV

Weight Information

Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3233


Front Wheel Material Alloy
Rear Wheel Material Alloy
Spare Wheel Material Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7.0
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7.0
Spare Wheel Size (in) Temporary