1998 Eagle Talon specs & colors

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EPA Classification Subcompact

Front Wheel Size 14 x 5.5 in
Rear Wheel Size 14 x 5.5 in
Spare Wheel Size 15 x 4 in
Front Wheel Material Steel
Rear Wheel Material Steel
Spare Wheel Material Steel

Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 525
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 90

Engine Type Gas I4
Displacement 2.0L/122
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 140 @ 6000
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 130 @ 4800

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy 33 MPG
Cruising Range - City 365.70 mi
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City 23 MPG
Fuel Economy Est-Combined N/A MPG
Cruising Range - Hwy 524.70 mi
EPA MPG Equivalent - City N/A
EPA MPG Equivalent - Hwy N/A
EPA MPG Equivalent - Combined N/A
Estimated Battery Range N/A mi

Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive
Trans Type 5
Trans Description Cont. Manual
Trans Description Cont. Again Not Available
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.54
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.13
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.36
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.03
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.81
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.42
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.94

Suspension Type - Front Double Wishbone
Suspension Type - Rear Double Wishbone
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) Not Available
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) Not Available

Brake Type Power
Brake ABS System Not Available
Brake ABS System (Second Line) N/A
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Not Available
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness 10.0 x 0.94 in
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness Not Available in
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx 15.9 gal
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx N/A gal

Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 14.6
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.40
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb 38.1 ft
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall 40.0 ft

Front Tire Size P195/70HR14
Rear Tire Size P195/70HR14
Spare Tire Size T125/70D15

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

Base Curb Weight 2739 lbs

Passenger Capacity 4
Passenger Volume 79.1 ft³
Front Head Room 37.9 in
Front Leg Room 43.3 in
Front Shoulder Room 53.1 in
Front Hip Room 55.1 in
Second Head Room 34.3 in
Second Leg Room 28.4 in
Second Shoulder Room 51.2 in
Second Hip Room 47.2 in
Wheelbase 98.8 in
Length, Overall 174.8 in
Width, Max w/o mirrors 68.3 in
Height, Overall 49.8 in
Track Width, Front 59.6 in
Track Width, Rear 59.4 in
Min Ground Clearance 5.0 in
Liftover Height 37.6 in
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Up 16.6 ft³
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down 34.0 ft³
Trunk Volume N/A ft³

Day/night rearview mirror Standard
City 21/hwy 30 (2.0L engine/4-speed auto trans) Standard
Dual black manual remote mirrors (1997) Standard
Front stabilizer bar Standard
14" steel wheels w/wheel covers Standard
Cloth front bucket seats Standard
Cigar lighter w/lamp Standard
5-speed manual transmission w/OD Standard
Pwr front disc/rear drum brakes (1997) Standard
Front wheel drive Standard
2-passenger full-folding rear bench seat (1997) Standard
Tilt steering column Standard
Driver & front passenger airbags Standard
Dual visor vanity mirrors Standard
Intermittent windshield wipers Standard
Stainless steel exhaust system (1997) Standard
Single low note horn Standard
Instrumentation-inc: 150-mph speedometer, tachometer Standard
Front courtesy/map lamps Standard
Driver seat height adjuster Standard
Compact spare tire Standard
Halogen headlamps Standard
Floor/cargo area carpeting Standard
Pwr rack & pinion steering Standard
Front seat height-adjustable shoulder belts Standard
2.0L (122) DOHC SFI 16-valve 4-cyl engine Standard
Fixed antenna Standard
Console w/armrest, covered storage Standard
(4) speakers Standard
Maintenance-free battery Standard
P195/70HR14 all-season touring SBR BSW tires Standard
Lockable glove box w/lamp Standard
Independent double wishbone front/rear suspensions Standard
Remote fuel-filler door release Standard
City 23/hwy 33 (2.0L engine/5-speed manual trans) Standard
16.9 gallon fuel tank w/tethered gas cap Standard

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