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$44,450
Starting MSRP
$29,990
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Overview

Door
4-door 4-door -
Seats
4 5 -
Engine

170.0-hp, 39.5-liter, Electric Motor(Electric Fuel System)

147.0-hp, -liter, Electric Motor(Electric Fuel System)

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Combined MPG
0 0 -
Size
158.3" length, 62.9" height 176.4" length, 61.4" height -
Drivetrain
Rear Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive -

Exterior color

Exterior color

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Interior color

Interior color

Deka Gray / Blue Highlight

Tera Dark Truffle

Mega Carum Spice Gray

Giga Brown / Carum Spice

Medium Grey

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Transmissions

Transmissions

1-Speed A/T

A/T

1-Speed A/T

A/T

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Vehicle

EPA Classification
Subcompact Cars Midsize Cars -

Wheels

Spare Wheel Size
N/A N/A -
Spare Wheel Material
N/A N/A -
Rear Wheel Material
Forged Aluminum Steel -
Front Wheel Material
Forged Aluminum Steel -
Front Wheel Size
19 X 5 in 16 X 6.5 in -
Rear Wheel Size
19 X 5.5 in 16 X 6.5 in -

Electrical

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
N/A N/A -
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
N/A N/A -

Engine

Engine Type
Electric Electric -
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
184 236 -
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
170 @ 4800 147 @ 3282 -
Displacement
N/A N/A -

Mileage

EPA MPG Equivalent - Hwy
102 99 -
Cruising Range - Hwy
N/A N/A -
Fuel Economy Est-Combined
N/A N/A -
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy
N/A N/A -
EPA MPG Equivalent - City
124 124 -
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City
N/A N/A -
Cruising Range - City
N/A N/A -
EPA MPG Equivalent - Combined
113 112 -

Suspension

Suspension Type - Rear
Multi-Link Torsion Beam -
Suspension Type - Front
Strut Strut -
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
Multi-Link Torsion Beam -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
Strut Strut -

Brakes

Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes -
Brake ABS System
4-Wheel 4-Wheel -
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Yes Yes -
Brake Type
4-Wheel Disc 4-Wheel Disc -
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
N/A N/A -
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
11 in 11.1 in -
Brake ABS System (Second Line)
N/A N/A -
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
11 in 11.5 in -

Fuel Tank

Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
N/A N/A -
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
N/A N/A -

Steering

Steering Type
Rack-Pinion Rack-Pinion -
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall
N/A N/A -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall
N/A N/A -
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb
32.4 ft 34.8 ft -
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering)
N/A N/A -

Tires

Spare Tire Size
N/A N/A -
Front Tire Size
P155/70R19 P205/55HR16 -
Rear Tire Size
P175/60R19 P205/55HR16 -

Trailering

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.
N/A N/A -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.
N/A N/A -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.
N/A N/A -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.
N/A N/A -

Weight Information

Base Curb Weight
2972 lbs 3433 lbs -

Dimensions

Track Width, Front
61.9 in 60.6 in -
Second Hip Room
N/A 50 in -
Length, Overall
158.3 in 176.4 in -
Width, Max w/o mirrors
69.9 in 70.5 in -
Wheelbase
101.2 in 106.3 in -
Track Width, Rear
62 in 61.2 in -
Second Head Room
37.2 in 37.3 in -
Height, Overall
62.9 in 61.4 in -
Passenger Capacity
4 5 -
Liftover Height
N/A N/A -
Passenger Volume
84 ft³ 92.4 ft³ -
Second Shoulder Room
49.2 in 52.5 in -
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Up
15.1 ft³ 23.6 ft³ -
Front Head Room
39.6 in 41.2 in -
Front Shoulder Room
53.6 in 54.3 in -
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down
36.9 ft³ 30 ft³ -
Second Leg Room
31.9 in 33.5 in -
Front Leg Room
40.5 in 42.1 in -
Front Hip Room
N/A 51.7 in -
Trunk Volume
N/A N/A -
Min Ground Clearance
N/A N/A -

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