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2001 Pontiac Firebird Firebird

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EPA Classification Subcompact
Spare Wheel Material N/A
Front Wheel Material Aluminum
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum
Spare Wheel Size 15 x 4 in
Rear Wheel Size 16 x 8 in
Front Wheel Size 16 x 8 in
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 105
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) N/A
Displacement 3.8L/231
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 225 @ 4000
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 200 @ 5200
Engine Type Gas V6
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City 19 MPG
Estimated Battery Range N/A mi
EPA MPG Equivalent - City N/A
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy 31 MPG
EPA MPG Equivalent - Hwy N/A
EPA MPG Equivalent - Combined N/A
Fuel Economy Est-Combined N/A MPG
Cruising Range - Hwy 520.80 mi
Cruising Range - City 319.20 mi
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.19
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.53
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.41
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.23
Trans Type 5
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.75
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00
Trans Description Cont. Again Not Available
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.72
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD
Suspension Type - Front Short/Long Arm
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Suspension Type - Rear Salisbury Axle
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness 11.9 x -TBD- in
Brake ABS System (Second Line) N/A
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Not Available
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness 12.0 x -TBD- in
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Brake Type Power
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx N/A gal
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx 16.8 gal
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb 40.6 ft
Steering Type Power Rack & Pinion
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall N/A ft
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 16.9
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.7
Rear Tire Size P215/60R16
Front Tire Size P215/60R16
Spare Tire Size T125/70D15
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. Not Available lbs
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
Base Curb Weight 3402 lbs
Second Head Room 35.3 in
Passenger Capacity 4
Passenger Volume 84.0 ft³
Front Leg Room 42.9 in
Track Width, Front 60.7 in
Height, Overall 52.7 in
Second Shoulder Room 55.8 in
Trunk Volume 12.9 ft³
Second Leg Room 28.9 in
Track Width, Rear 60.6 in
Length, Overall 193.4 in
Front Shoulder Room 57.4 in
Wheelbase 101.1 in
Min Ground Clearance 4.5 in
Front Head Room 37.2 in
Front Hip Room 52.8 in
Second Hip Room 44.4 in
Liftover Height 35.1 in
Width, Max w/o mirrors 74.5 in
PASS-Key II theft-deterrent system Standard
Remote decklid release Standard
4-wheel anti-lock braking system (ABS) Standard
City 19/hwy 31 (3.8L engine/4-speed auto trans) Standard
6-way pwr driver seat/4-way manual front passenger seats Standard
Daytime running lamps Standard
16" bright silver 5-spoke cast aluminum wheels Standard
Rear suspension w/torque arm, trailing arm, track bar Standard
Pwr windows w/driver-side express-down Standard
Rear decklid spoiler Standard
Soft fascia-type bumpers Standard
Day/night rearview mirror w/reading lamps Standard
Rear child comfort guides (2000) Standard
Body-color body-side moldings Standard
Fully carpeted luggage compartment Standard
Rear wheel drive Standard
Full-length front console w/dual cupholders, auxiliary pwr outlet Standard
Solar-Ray tinted glass Standard
16.8 gallon fuel tank Standard
City 19/hwy 31 (3.8L engine/5-speed manual trans) Standard
Rear window defogger Standard
Front/rear outboard lap/shoulder safety belts w/rear center lap belt Standard
Cruise control Standard
Dual covered visor vanity mirrors Standard
Daytime running lamps Standard
5-speed manual transmission w/OD Standard
3.8L (231) SFI V6 3800 Series II engine Standard
Low oil level monitor & warning (2000) Standard
Pwr rack & pinion steering Standard
Front door map pockets Standard
Automatic pwr door locks-inc: retained accessory pwr Standard
Air conditioning Standard
Delco Freedom II battery Standard
Driver & front passenger next generation airbags Standard
Protection Group-inc: theft deterrent system, remote keyless entry Standard
Compact spare tire Standard
Instrumentation-inc: analog speedometer, tachometer, odometer, trip odometer, voltmeter, fuel/coolant temp/oil pressure gauges Standard
Composite body panels-inc: doors, fenders, fascias, rear spoiler Standard
Front/rear stabilizer bar Standard
Oil life monitor (2000) Standard
Tilt steering column Standard
Cloth reclining front bucket seats Standard
Controlled-cycle windshield wipers Standard
Convertible soft top Standard
Side-guard door beams Standard
Front/rear gas-charged shocks Standard
Fog lamps Standard
Dual pwr sport mirrors Standard
Stainless steel exhaust system Standard
P215/60R16 touring SBR BSW tires Standard
Independent short/long arm front suspension Standard
4-wheel anti-lock braking system (ABS) Standard
ETR AM/FM stereo w/compact disc, graphic equalizer-inc: Monsoon 500-watt peak pwr amplifier, (8) speaker premium sound system, clock, seek/scan Standard
Concealed quartz halogen headlamps Standard
Pwr front/rear vented disc brakes Standard
Carpeted front/rear floor mats Standard

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