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EPA Classification Sub-Compact
Rear Wheel Size 13 x 4.5 in
Front Wheel Size 13 x 4.5 in
Rear Wheel Material Steel
Front Wheel Material Steel
Spare Wheel Size 14 x 4 in
Spare Wheel Material Steel
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 55
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 390
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 58 @ 3300
Displacement 1.0L/61
Engine Type Gas L3
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 55 @ 5700
EPA MPG Equivalent - City N/A
EPA MPG Equivalent - Hwy N/A
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City 41 MPG
EPA MPG Equivalent - Combined N/A
Cruising Range - Hwy 484.10 mi
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy 47 MPG
Estimated Battery Range N/A mi
Cruising Range - City 422.30 mi
Fuel Economy Est-Combined N/A MPG
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.28
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.91
Trans Description Cont. Again Not Available
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 4.39
Trans Type 5
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.89
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.27
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.76
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.42
Suspension Type - Rear MacPherson Strut
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil spring
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Separate coils
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Not Available
Brake ABS System (Second Line) N/A
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness Not Available in
Brake Type Power
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness 9.02 x 0.67 in
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Brake ABS System Not Available
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx 10.3 gal
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx N/A gal
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb 31.5 ft
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 19.1
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall 34.1 ft
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.7
Steering Type Manual
Spare Tire Size T115/70D14
Rear Tire Size P155/80R13
Front Tire Size P155/80R13
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. N/A lbs
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. N/A lbs
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. N/A lbs
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. N/A lbs
Base Curb Weight 1818 lbs
Height, Overall 54.7 in
Wheelbase 93.1 in
Front Leg Room 42.5 in
Width, Max w/o mirrors 62.6 in
Passenger Capacity 4
Trunk Volume N/A ft³
Second Hip Room 43.9 in
Track Width, Front 54.5 in
Liftover Height 27.1 in
Min Ground Clearance 6.3 in
Second Leg Room 32.2 in
Track Width, Rear 53.5 in
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down 22.5 ft³
Front Shoulder Room 48.9 in
Front Hip Room 47.2 in
Length, Overall 149.4 in
Front Head Room 39.1 in
Second Head Room 36.0 in
Second Shoulder Room 48.9 in
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Up 8.4 ft³
Passenger Volume 77.4 ft³
Day/night rearview mirror Standard
Temp gauge Standard
Full floor carpeting Standard
1.0L (61) SOHC EFI L3 engine Standard
Manual rack-and-pinion steering Standard
Black center pillar Standard
Cargo area trim Standard
Rear child seat anchor provisions Standard
City 41/hwy 47 (1.0L engine/5-speed manual trans) Standard
Daytime running lights Standard
Pwr front disc/rear drum brake system Standard
Center console w/cup holder, storage tray Standard
2-spd fixed windshield wiper system Standard
Driver/passenger door storage bins Standard
Reclining high-back front bucket seats w/integral head restraints, sport cloth covered seating surfaces, vinyl seat backs/sides Standard
Composite halogen headlamps w/integral turn signals Standard
4.39 axle ratio Standard
Molded dark gray front/rear bumpers (5 MPH) Standard
MacPherson 4-wheel independent strut suspension Standard
Dual manual black mirrors Standard
Front/rear 3-dimensional vinyl door trim w/integral armrests Standard
Headlamps-on/key-in-ignition warning tones Standard
Front lap-shoulder/rear outboard lap-shoulder safety belts Standard
3-position dome light Standard
5-speed manual transmission w/4th & 5th OD Standard
Stainless steel muffler/tailpipe Standard
Cigarette lighter w/ashtray Standard
Full-folding rear seat back w/pass-through capability Standard
Fixed side window defoggers Standard
Scotchgard fabric protector on cloth seats Standard
Front wheel drive Standard
3-spoke full painted wheel covers Standard
10.6 gallon fuel tank Standard
Console-mounted parking brake Standard
T115/70D14 compact spare tire Standard
P155/80R13 all-season SBR BSW tires Standard
Front/rear stabilizer bars Standard
Driver & front passenger "Next Generation" air bags Standard

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