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Comparing the "2006 Kia Optima", "2006 Pontiac G6", "2006 Chevrolet Malibu" and "2006 Ford Fusion"

Overview

MSRP

$16,355

$16,365

$16,365

$17,145

MPG (Combined)

Not Available

Not Available

Not Available

Not Available

Engine

161-hp, 2.4-liter I-4 (regular gas)

167-hp, 2.4-liter I-4 (regular gas)

144-hp, 2.2-liter I-4 (regular gas)

160-hp, 2.3-liter I-4 (regular gas)

Transmission

5-speed automatic w/OD and auto-manual ,

5-speed manual w/OD

4-speed automatic w/OD

4-speed automatic w/OD

5-speed automatic w/OD ,

5-speed manual w/OD

Drivetrain

FWD

FWD

FWD

FWD

Seats

5

5

5

5

Consumer Rating

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Pricing

List Price

$16,955

$16,990

$16,990

$17,795

MSRP

$16,355

$16,365

$16,365

$17,145

Invoice Price

$15,435

$15,464

$15,464

$16,017

Destination Charge

$600

$625

$625

$650

Fuel Economy

Combined MPG

Not Available

Not Available

Not Available

Not Available

City MPG

24

23

24

24

Highway MPG

34

34

32

32

Convenience

Cruise Control

Available

Not available

Standard

Standard

Adaptive Cruise Control

Not available

Not available

Not available

Not available

Compass

Not available

Not available

Not available

Not available

Illuminated Vanity Mirrors

Driver and passenger

Not available

Not available

Not available

Steering Wheel Material

Urethane

Urethane

Urethane

Urethane

Gear Shift Knob Trim

Urethane

Urethane

Urethane

Leather

Tilt/Telescoping Steering Column

Standard

Standard

Standard

Standard

Clock

In-dash

In-radio display

In-radio display

In-radio display

12-Volt DC Power Outlet

3

2

2

2

Retained Accessory Power

Standard

Standard

Standard

Standard

Dome Light

Fade

Fade

Fade

Delay

Glovebox Light

Standard

Not available

Standard

Not available

Map Light

Front

Not available

Not available

Front

Cargo Light

Standard

Standard

Standard

Standard

Cupholders

Front and rear

Front and rear

Front and rear

Front and rear

Programmable Garage-Door Opener

Not available

Not available

Not available

Not available

Voice Recorder

Not available

Not available

Not available

Not available

Tire Mobility Kit

Not available

Not available

Not available

Not available

Rearview Mirror

Day-night

Day-night

Day-night

Day-night

Rear Window Defogger

Standard

Standard

Standard

Standard

Floor Mats

Available: Carpeted front & rear

Not available

Not available

Carpeted front & rear

USB Ports

Not available

Not available

Not available

Not available

Hands Free Auto-Opening Liftgate/Trunk

Not available

Not available

Not available

Not available

Proximity Key

Not available

Not available

Not available

Not available

Specifications

Length

186.4 "

189.0 "

188.3 "

190.2 "

Wheelbase

107.1 "

112.3 "

106.3 "

107.4 "

Front Track

61.5 "

59.6 "

60.0 "

61.6 "

Rear Track

61.1 "

60.0 "

59.3 "

61.3 "

Width

71.1 "

70.6 "

69.9 "

72.2 "

Turning Radius

Not available

18.0 '

18.0 '

19.4 '

Height

58.3 "

57.1 "

57.5 "

57.2 "

Horsepower

161 @ 5,800 rpm

167 @ 6,300 rpm

144 @ 5,600 rpm

160 @ 6,250 rpm

Torque

163 @ 4,250 rpm

162 @ 4,500 rpm

155 @ 4,000 rpm

156 @ 4,250 rpm

Fuel Tank Capacity

17.2 gal.

16.0 gal.

16.1 gal.

17.5 gal.

Bore and Stroke

3.41 / 3.94 "

3.46 / 3.86 "

3.39 / 3.72 "

3.44 / 3.70 "

Drag Coefficient

Not available

Not available

Not available

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Curb Weight

3,142 lbs.

3,420 lbs.

3,174 lbs.

3,151 lbs.

Gross Vehicle Weight Rating

Not available

Not available

Not available

Not available

Maximum Trailer Weight

2,000 lbs.

Not available

Not available

Not available

Passenger Volume

104 cu.ft.

96 cu.ft.

101 cu.ft.

100 cu.ft.

Front Legroom

43.7 "

42.2 "

41.9 "

42.3 "

Front Headroom

39.8 "

39.0 "

39.9 "

38.7 "

Front Hip Room

54.5 "

52.7 "

52.4 "

54.0 "

Front Shoulder Room

57.1 "

55.4 "

56.7 "

57.4 "

Rear Legroom

37.8 "

37.6 "

38.5 "

37.0 "

Rear Headroom

38.0 "

36.5 "

37.6 "

37.8 "

Rear Hip Room

54.7 "

51.9 "

52.0 "

53.4 "

Rear Shoulder Room

56.3 "

55.4 "

56.1 "

56.5 "

Maximum Luggage Volume

14.8 cu.ft.

14.0 cu.ft.

15.4 cu.ft.

15.8 cu.ft.

Interior Cargo Volume

14.8 cu.ft.

14.0 cu.ft.

15.4 cu.ft.

15.8 cu.ft.

Interior Cargo Volume Seats Folded

Not available

Not available

Not available

Not available

Maximum Interior Cargo Volume

14.8 cu.ft.

14.0 cu.ft.

15.4 cu.ft.

15.8 cu.ft.

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