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Overview

Door
2-door 0-door 2-door 4-door
Seats
5 5 5
Engine

115.0-hp, 2.2-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine(Gasoline Fuel)

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155.0-hp, 2.2-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine(Gasoline Fuel)

140.0-hp, 2.2-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine(Gasoline Fuel)

Combined MPG
0 0 27 0
Size
180.7" length, 53.0" height " length, " height 179.8" length, 55.6" height 185.0" length, 56.0" height
Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive

Exterior color

Exterior color

Interior color

Interior color

Taupe

Graphite

Pewter Gray

Ebony

Light Gray

Taupe

Transmissions

Transmissions

3-Speed A/T

M/T

A/T

5-Speed M/T

4-Speed A/T

3-Speed A/T

M/T

A/T

5-Speed M/T

M/T

A/T

5-Speed M/T

4-Speed A/T

M/T

5-Speed M/T

Vehicle

EPA Classification
Compact - Subcompact Compact

Wheels

Front Wheel Material
Steel - Steel Steel
Spare Wheel Material
Steel - N/A N/A
Front Wheel Size
14 x 6 in - 15 x -TBD- in 15 x -TBD- in
Spare Wheel Size
14 x 4 in - N/A N/A
Rear Wheel Size
14 x 6 in - 15 x -TBD- in 15 x -TBD- in
Rear Wheel Material
Steel - Steel Steel

Electrical

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
105 - N/A 105
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
525 - N/A N/A

Engine

SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
115 @ 5000 - 155 @ 6100 140 @ 5600
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
135 @ 3600 - 150 @ 4900 145 @ 4000
Displacement
2.2L/133 - 2.2L/134 2.2L/134
Engine Type
Gas L4 - Gas 4-Cyl Gas 4-cyl

Mileage

Cruising Range - City
360.00 mi - 325.00 mi 338.00 mi
Fuel Economy Est-Combined
N/A - 29 MPG N/A
EPA MPG Equivalent - Hwy
N/A - N/A N/A
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City
24 MPG - 25 MPG 26 MPG
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy
34 MPG - 37 MPG 35 MPG
Cruising Range - Hwy
510.00 mi - 481.00 mi 455.00 mi
EPA MPG Equivalent - City
N/A - N/A N/A
EPA MPG Equivalent - Combined
N/A - N/A N/A
Estimated Battery Range
N/A - N/A N/A

Suspension

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
w/Coil Springs - Torsion Beam w/Stabilizer Bar
Suspension Type - Front
MacPherson Strut - Independent Independent Strut
Suspension Type - Rear
Trailing Axle - Semi-Independent Semi-indep Torsion
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
w/Coil Springs - - w/Stabilizer Bar

Brakes

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
10.2 x 0.79 in - 10.7 x 0.94 in 10.1 x -TBD- in
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes - Yes Yes
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
Yes - Yes Yes
Brake Type
Power - Power Power
Brake ABS System (Second Line)
N/A - N/A N/A
Brake ABS System
4-Wheel - - -

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
15.0 gal - 13 gal 13 gal
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
N/A - N/A N/A

Steering

Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall
N/A - N/A N/A
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb
35.6 ft - 33.5 ft 35.4 ft
Steering Type
Power Rack & Pinion - Power Pwr
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering)
2.6 - 3.6 3.5
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall
14.7 - 16.6 16.6

Tires

Front Tire Size
P195/70R14 - P195/60R15 P195/60R15
Spare Tire Size
T115/70D14 - N/A N/A
Rear Tire Size
P195/70R14 - P195/60R15 P195/60R15

Trailering

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.
- - N/A 120 lbs
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.
- - N/A 1000 lbs
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.
- - N/A -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.
- - N/A -

Weight Information

Base Curb Weight
2584 lbs - 2752 lbs 2752 lbs

Dimensions

Front Hip Room
50.0 in - 49.4 in 49.5 in
Min Ground Clearance
5.7 in - 5.4 in N/A
Passenger Capacity
5 - 5 5
Length, Overall
180.7 in - 179.8 in 184.5 in
Second Leg Room
32.7 in - 32.2 in 33.3 in
Second Shoulder Room
54.9 in - 49.3 in 52.8 in
Second Hip Room
49.5 in - 46.3 in 48.6 in
Trunk Volume
13.2 ft³ - 13.9 ft³ 14.7 ft³
Wheelbase
104.1 in - 103.5 in 103.2 in
Width, Max w/o mirrors
68.7 in - 67.5 in 67.2 in
Track Width, Rear
56.4 in - 58.1 in 58.4 in
Second Head Room
36.6 in - 35.7 in 37.0 in
Passenger Volume
87.2 ft³ - 83.0 ft³ 93.0 ft³
Front Leg Room
41.9 in - 42.0 in 42.2 in
Front Shoulder Room
53.9 in - 53.1 in 53.7 in
Track Width, Front
57.6 in - 58.7 in 58.8 in
Front Head Room
37.6 in - 38.1 in 40.0 in
Height, Overall
53.0 in - 55.6 in 57.4 in
Liftover Height
26.1 in - N/A N/A

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