1998 Mazda 626 LX specs & colors

Starting MSRP
Current listing price
1998 Mazda 626 LX

Showing the 1998 Mazda 626 4dr Sdn LX Auto

Shop Now

Key specs

Color options


No colors available



Starting MSRP

  • P205/60R15 all season tires
  • 15" alloy wheels w/locks
  • pwr moonroof



Starting MSRP

  • base vehicle only


Starting MSRP

  • P205/60R15 all season tires
  • 15" alloy wheels w/locks
  • pwr moonroof



EPA Classification Mid-Size
Front Wheel Material Steel
Rear Wheel Size 14 x 5.5 in
Front Wheel Size 14 x 5.5 in
Rear Wheel Material Steel
Spare Wheel Size 15 x 4 in
Spare Wheel Material Steel
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 80
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 582
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 125 @ 5500
Displacement 2.0L/121
Engine Type Gas I4
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 127 @ 3000
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy 29 MPG
Cruising Range - Hwy 490.10 mi
Fuel Economy Est-Combined N/A MPG
EPA MPG Equivalent - Combined N/A
Cruising Range - City 371.80 mi
EPA MPG Equivalent - Hwy N/A
Estimated Battery Range N/A mi
EPA MPG Equivalent - City N/A
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City 22 MPG
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.310
Trans Description Cont. Automatic
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.000
First Gear Ratio (:1) 2.889
Trans Type 4
Trans Description Cont. Again Electronic
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 4.230
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.698
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.571
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/A-Arms
Suspension Type - Rear Independent
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Twin Links
Suspension Type - Front Independent
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness Not Available in
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Brake ABS System Not Available
Brake ABS System (Second Line) N/A
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness 10.16 x 0.94 in
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Not Available
Brake Type Power
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx 16.9 gal
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx N/A gal
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb 36.1 ft
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall N/A ft
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.9
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 17.0
Front Tire Size P185/70SR14
Rear Tire Size P185/70SR14
Spare Tire Size T125/70D15
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. Not Available lbs
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. Not Available lbs
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. Not Available lbs
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. Not Available lbs
Base Curb Weight 2889 lbs
Front Hip Room N/A in
Trunk Volume 14.2 ft³
Min Ground Clearance N/A in
Front Head Room 39.2 in
Front Leg Room 43.6 in
Passenger Capacity 5
Second Head Room 37.0 in
Width, Max w/o mirrors 69.3 in
Second Shoulder Room 55.9 in
Height, Overall 55.1 in
Front Shoulder Room 56.3 in
Length, Overall 186.8 in
Passenger Volume 97.1 ft³
Track Width, Front 59.8 in
Liftover Height N/A in
Track Width, Rear 59.8 in
Second Hip Room N/A in
Wheelbase 105.1 in
Second Leg Room 34.6 in
Energy-absorbing steering column & instrument panel Standard
Large center console w/covered storage compartment Standard
60/40 split fold-down rear seatback Standard
Bi-level instrument panel-inc: 8000-rpm tachometer, engine coolant temp gauge, resettable trip odometer Standard
Fadeout interior illumination Standard
58 amp/hr battery (1997) Standard
Halogen headlights w/auto-off feature Standard
2.0L DOHC MFI 16-valve 4-cyl engine Standard
City 22/hwy 29 (2.0L engine/4-speed auto trans) Standard
Side-impact door beams Standard
Driver & front passenger air bag Supplemental Restraint System (SRS) Standard
Pwr windows w/driver-side 1-touch down feature Optional
Dual visor vanity mirrors Standard
Body-colored protective side moldings Standard
Breakerless electronic ignition system Standard
Tilt steering column Standard
16.9 gallon fuel tank Standard
Dual body-color pwr exterior mirrors Standard
Front/rear stabilizer bar Standard
Rotary control HVAC system w/full electronic mode controls & 4-speed blower Standard
Intermittent windshield wipers Standard
14" x 5.5" steel wheels w/full wheel covers Standard
Passenger assist grips Optional
P185/70SR14 all-season SBR tires Standard
Energy-absorbing crumple zones Standard
Rear window defogger Standard
Front side-window demisters Standard
Adjustable front seat belt anchors Standard
AM/FM stereo sound system w/compact disc player & 4-speakers Optional
Rear compartment heater ducts Standard
Automatic transmission shift interlock Standard
Engine-RPM-sensing variable pwr-assist rack & pinion steering Standard
Child-safety rear door locks Standard
80 amp alternator (1997) Standard
4-speed electronically-controlled automatic transmission w/OD Standard
Front wheel drive Standard
Seatback storage pockets Optional
Chromed-trimmed grille Standard
Dual door map pockets Standard
Pwr-assisted front disc/rear drum brakes Standard
Break-away rearview mirror Standard
Independent strut rear suspension w/Twin Trapezoidal Links, trailing links, coil springs Standard
Air conditioning Optional
Oscillating center vent louvers Optional
Tinted glass w/upper windshield sunshade band Standard
Reclining front bucket seats w/adjustable head restraints, seat height adjustment Standard
Pwr door locks Optional
Independent strut front suspension w/lower A-arm, coil springs Standard
3-point outboard safety belts, rear center lap belt Standard
Cruise control w/steering wheel-mounted controls Optional
Luxury cloth upholstery w/matching door inserts Optional
Pwr remote trunk release Optional

Compare trims

1998 Mazda 626 LX

Wondering which trim is right for you?