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1999 Mazda Protege Trim Comparison

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General Pricing

Resale Value $15,025.00
Destination $450.00

Engines & Power

Standard Engine 1.8L I4
Horsepower 122 @ 6000 RPM
Torque 120 @ 4000 RPM
Valves 4
Displacement (cc) 1839
Bore X Stroke (in.) 3.3 X 3.3
Compression Ratio 9.1:1

Fuel Economy

City (mpg) 26
Highway (mpg) 30

Exterior Dimensions & Weight

Curb Weight - Automatic (lb.) 2537.5
Wheelbase (in.) 102.8
Length (in.) 174.0
Width (in.) 67.1
Height (in.) 55.5
Track Front (in.) 57.9
Track Rear (in.) 57.9
Ground Clearance (in.) N/A

Interior Dimensions

Standard Seating 5
Front Headroom (in.) 39.3
Rear Headroom (in.) 37.4
Front Legroom (in.) 42.2
Rear Legroom (in.) 35.4
Front Shoulder Room (in.) 53.9
Rear Shoulder Room (in.) 53.4
Front Hip Room (in.) N/A
Rear Hip Room (in.) N/A

Payload & Towing

Passenger Volumn (cu. ft.) 93.0

Steering, Suspension & Brakes

Front Suspension strut
Rear Suspension multi-link
Tires 195/55R15

Anti-Theft & Locks

Power Door Locks Std.

Braking & Traction

4 Wheel Drive / All Wheel Drive front wheel drive
ABS Brakes (2 or 4 Wheel) N/A
Limited Slip Differential or Axle N/A
Vehicle Stability Control System N/A

Entertainment, Communication & Navigation

Radio AM/FM
Cassette Player N/A
CD Player Yes
CD Changer N/A
DVD Player N/A
Navigation Aid N/A


Cruise Control Std.
Tilt Steering Yes
Telescopic Steering Column N/A

Heating, Ventilation & Air Conditioning

Air Conditioning Std.


Driver Airbag Std.
Front Side Airbag N/A
Passenger Side Airbag Std.
Rear Side Airbag N/A


Driver Multi-Adjustable Power Seat N/A


Sunroof / Moonroof N/A

Windows, Mirrors & Wipers

Power Windows Std.

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