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1998 Plymouth Neon Competition specs & colors

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1998 Plymouth Neon Competition

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EPA Classification Compact
Front Wheel Material Steel
Spare Wheel Material Steel
Rear Wheel Material Steel
Spare Wheel Size 14 x 4.0 in
Rear Wheel Size 14 x 5.5 in
Front Wheel Size 14 x 5.5 in
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 83
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 450
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 131 @ 6000
Engine Type Gas I4
Displacement 2.0L/122
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 128 @ 5000
EPA MPG Equivalent - Combined N/A
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City 29 MPG
Cruising Range - Hwy 512.50 mi
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy 41 MPG
Fuel Economy Est-Combined N/A MPG
Cruising Range - City 362.50 mi
EPA MPG Equivalent - City N/A
Estimated Battery Range N/A mi
EPA MPG Equivalent - Hwy N/A
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.42
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.03
Trans Description Cont. Manual
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.72
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.54
Trans Type 5
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.55
Trans Description Cont. Again Not Available
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.36
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.13
Suspension Type - Rear Chapman Strut
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Not Available
Brake Type Power
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness 10.0 x 0.8 in
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness Not Available in
Brake ABS System (Second Line) N/A
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Brake ABS System Not Available
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx 12.5 gal
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx N/A gal
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall Not Available ft
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.2
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 18.0
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb 35.4 ft
Front Tire Size P185/65HR14
Spare Tire Size T115/70D14
Rear Tire Size P185/65HR14
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. Not Available lbs
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. 1000 lbs
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. 100 lbs
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. Not Available lbs
Base Curb Weight 2461 lbs
Trunk Volume 11.8 ft³
Height, Overall 54.9 in
Passenger Volume 91.2 ft³
Track Width, Rear 57.4 in
Front Hip Room 50.3 in
Wheelbase 104.0 in
Second Leg Room 35.1 in
Front Leg Room 42.5 in
Second Head Room 36.5 in
Min Ground Clearance 6.0 in
Length, Overall 171.8 in
Second Hip Room 53.9 in
Liftover Height 29.4 in
Passenger Capacity 5
Track Width, Front 57.4 in
Width, Max w/o mirrors 67.5 in
Front Head Room 39.6 in
Front Shoulder Room 52.0 in
Second Shoulder Room 54.8 in
450 amp maintenance free battery Standard
4-wheel independent competition suspension w/front stabilizer bar Optional
Dual front "Next Generation" airbags Standard
Heater w/instrument panel ventilation Standard
14" wheel covers Standard
Interior rear view mirror w/day/night feature Standard
Pwr 4-wheel disc brakes Optional
Full floor & cargo area carpeting Standard
Front height adjustable active 3-point safety belts Standard
83 amp alternator Standard
City 29/hwy 41 (2.0L engine/5-speed manual trans) Standard
Halogen headlights Standard
P185/65HR14 all-season performance SBR BSW tires Optional
Tinted glass Standard
Side guard door beams Standard
5-speed performance maual transaxle w/OD Optional
Variable intermittent windshield wipers Standard
Remote driver/manual passenger mirrors Standard
Cloth front low back bucket seats Standard
Front wheel drive Standard
2.0L (122) DOHC SMPI 16 valve 4 cyl engine Optional
Firm-feel pwr-assisted steering Optional
Single low-note horn Standard
12.5 gallon fuel tank Standard
Full-length floor mounted console Standard
Compact spare tire Standard
14" x 5.5" black wheels Standard

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