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S Hatchback
$30,680
Starting MSRP
$30,495
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Overview

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

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

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

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Combined MPG
0 0 -
Size
175" length, 61" height 168.1" length, 57.2" height -
Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive -

Exterior color

Exterior color

-

Interior color

Interior color

Medium Grey

Beige

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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
Midsize Cars Compact Cars -

Wheels

Rear Wheel Material
Steel Aluminum -
Spare Wheel Material
N/A N/A -
Front Wheel Size
16 X 6 in 16 X 6.5 in -
Rear Wheel Size
16 X 6 in 16 X 6.5 in -
Spare Wheel Size
N/A N/A -
Front Wheel Material
Steel Aluminum -

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
187 214 -
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
107 134 -
Displacement
N/A N/A -

Mileage

Fuel Economy Est-Combined
N/A N/A -
EPA MPG Equivalent - Hwy
101 111 -
Cruising Range - Hwy
N/A N/A -
Cruising Range - City
N/A N/A -
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy
N/A N/A -
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City
N/A N/A -
EPA MPG Equivalent - City
124 126 -
EPA MPG Equivalent - Combined
112 119 -

Suspension

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

Brakes

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
11.5 in 10.7 in -
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes -
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
N/A N/A -
Brake ABS System
4-Wheel 4-Wheel -
Brake Type
4-Wheel Disc 4-Wheel Disc -
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
11.1 in 11.3 in -
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Yes Yes -
Brake ABS System (Second Line)
N/A N/A -

Fuel Tank

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

Steering

Lock to Lock Turns (Steering)
N/A N/A -
Steering Type
Rack-Pinion Rack-Pinion -
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb
34.2 ft 35.8 ft -
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall
N/A N/A -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall
N/A N/A -

Tires

Front Tire Size
P205/55HR16 P205/55HR16 -
Spare Tire Size
N/A N/A -
Rear Tire Size
P205/55HR16 P205/55HR16 -

Trailering

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

Weight Information

Base Curb Weight
3323 lbs 2455 lbs -

Dimensions

Second Shoulder Room
52.5 in 53.9 in -
Min Ground Clearance
6.3 in N/A -
Length, Overall
175 in 168.1 in -
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down
30 ft³ 52.7 ft³ -
Front Leg Room
42.1 in 41.2 in -
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Up
23.6 ft³ 22.8 ft³ -
Front Head Room
41.2 in 38.4 in -
Second Leg Room
33.3 in 35.6 in -
Passenger Volume
92.4 ft³ 93.5 ft³ -
Front Hip Room
51.7 in N/A -
Width, Max w/o mirrors
69.7 in 70.8 in -
Wheelbase
106.3 in 103.5 in -
Height, Overall
61 in 57.2 in -
Passenger Capacity
5 5 -
Track Width, Rear
60.4 in 59.5 in -
Trunk Volume
N/A N/A -
Track Width, Front
60.6 in 60.8 in -
Second Hip Room
50 in N/A -
Second Head Room
37.3 in 38.1 in -
Liftover Height
N/A N/A -
Front Shoulder Room
54.3 in 55.9 in -

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