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1999 Pontiac Firebird Model Comparison

Base Coupe

General Pricing

Resale Value $24,870.00 $21,145.00 $19,190.00
Destination $535.00 $510.00 $525.00

Engines & Power

Standard Engine 3.8L V6 2.4L I4 3.4L V6
Horsepower 200 @ 5200 RPM 150 @ 5600 RPM 175 @ 5200 RPM
Torque 225 @ 4000 RPM 155 @ 4400 RPM 205 @ 4000 RPM
Valves 2 4 2
Displacement (cc) 3790 2392 3350
Bore X Stroke (in.) 3.8 X 3.4 3.5 X 3.7 3.6 X 3.3
Compression Ratio 9.4:1 9.5:1 9.5:1

Fuel Economy

City (mpg) 19 23 20
Highway (mpg) 30 33 28

Exterior Dimensions & Weight

Curb Weight - Automatic (lb.) 3492.1 2892.5 3090.9
Wheelbase (in.) 101.1 104.1 106.7
Length (in.) 193.4 181.9 186.3
Width (in.) 74.5 68.4 70.4
Height (in.) 52.7 54.1 55.1
Track Front (in.) 60.7 57.6 59.0
Track Rear (in.) 60.6 56.6 59.1
Ground Clearance (in.) N/A N/A N/A

Interior Dimensions

Standard Seating 4 5 5
Front Headroom (in.) 37.2 34.1 38.3
Rear Headroom (in.) 35.3 33.6 37.2
Front Legroom (in.) 42.9 42.1 42.1
Rear Legroom (in.) 28.9 32.6 35.5
Front Shoulder Room (in.) 57.4 54.1 53.7
Rear Shoulder Room (in.) 55.8 47.1 55.0
Front Hip Room (in.) 52.8 48.7 52.4
Rear Hip Room (in.) 44.4 47.8 50.6

Payload & Towing

Passenger Volumn (cu. ft.) 84.0 83.4 92.7

Steering, Suspension & Brakes

Front Suspension wishbone strut strut
Rear Suspension beam beam multi-link
Tires 215/60R16 195/65R15 225/50R16

Anti-Theft & Locks

Power Door Locks Std. Std. Std.

Braking & Traction

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

Entertainment, Communication & Navigation

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

Interior

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

Heating, Ventilation & Air Conditioning

Air Conditioning Std. Std. Std.

Safety

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

Seats

Driver Multi-Adjustable Power Seat Yes N/A Yes

Roof

Sunroof / Moonroof N/A N/A N/A

Windows, Mirrors & Wipers

Power Windows Std. Std. Std.

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