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2dr HB Man Spec (Natl)
$15,300
Starting MSRP
4dr Sdn Man DE
$13,990
Starting MSRP
4dr Sdn Man FWD
$13,499
Starting MSRP
5dr HB Man (Natl)
$18,460
Starting MSRP

Overview

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

161.0-hp, 2.4-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine(Gasoline Fuel)

152.0-hp, 2.0-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine(Gasoline Fuel)

150.0-hp, 2.0-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine(Gasoline Fuel)

137.0-hp, 1.8-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine(Gasoline Fuel)

Combined MPG
0 0 26 31
Size
174.0" length, 55.7" height 177.0" length, 58.3" height 162.8" length, 60.8" height 170.5" length, 55.3" height
Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive

Exterior color

Exterior color

Interior color

Interior color

Light Gray

Oxford White / Lt Graphite

Saddle

Black

Transmissions

Transmissions

M/T

5-Speed M/T

M/T

5-Speed M/T

M/T

6-Speed M/T

M/T

6-Speed M/T

Vehicle

EPA Classification
Subcompact Compact Small station wagon Midsize Cars

Wheels

Rear Wheel Size
16 x 6.5 in 16 x -TBD- in 15 x -TBD- in 17 X 7 in
Rear Wheel Material
Steel Steel Steel Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material
Steel N/A Steel Steel
Front Wheel Material
Steel Steel Steel Aluminum
Front Wheel Size
16 x 6.5 in 16 x -TBD- in 15 x -TBD- in 17 X 7 in
Spare Wheel Size
Compact in Compact in N/A Compact in

Electrical

Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
N/A N/A N/A N/A
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
N/A 120 N/A N/A

Engine

SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
161 @ 6000 152 @ 6000 150 @ 6200 137 @ 6100
Displacement
2.4L/144 2.0L/122 2.0L/122 1.8 L/110
Engine Type
Gas I4 Gas I4 Gas I4 Regular Unleaded I-4
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
162 @ 4000 146 @ 4250 140 @ 4000 126 @ 4000

Mileage

EPA MPG Equivalent - Combined
N/A N/A N/A N/A
EPA MPG Equivalent - City
N/A N/A N/A N/A
Estimated Battery Range
N/A N/A N/A N/A
Cruising Range - City
290.00 mi 321.30 mi 303.60 mi 378.00 mi
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy
27 MPG 29 MPG 33 MPG 36 MPG
Fuel Economy Est-Combined
N/A N/A 26 MPG 31 MPG
EPA MPG Equivalent - Hwy
N/A N/A N/A N/A
Cruising Range - Hwy
391.50 mi 443.70 mi 435.60 mi 504.00 mi
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City
20 MPG 21 MPG 23 MPG 27 MPG

Suspension

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
MacPherson Strut - - Strut
Suspension Type - Front
Independent MacPherson Strut MacPherson Strut Strut
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
Double Wishbone - - Double Wishbone
Suspension Type - Rear
Independent Multi-Link Torsion Beam Double Wishbone

Brakes

Drum - Rear (Yes or )
- Yes Yes N/A
Brake ABS System
4-wheel - 4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
10.83 x -TBD- in 10.9 x -TBD- in N/A 11.7 in
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes Yes Yes
Brake ABS System (Second Line)
N/A N/A N/A N/A
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
10.59 x -TBD- in - N/A 11 in
Brake Type
Pwr Pwr Pwr 4-Wheel Disc
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Yes - - Yes

Fuel Tank

Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
N/A N/A N/A N/A
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
14.5 gal 15.3 gal 13.2 gal 14 gal

Steering

Lock to Lock Turns (Steering)
3.15 3.16 2.88 N/A
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall
17.7 15.2 15.2 N/A
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb
36.1 ft 32.8 ft 34.8 ft 35.4 ft
Steering Type
Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion Rack-Pinion
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall
N/A N/A N/A N/A

Tires

Spare Tire Size
T125/70D17 N/A T125/70D16 Compact
Rear Tire Size
P205/55R16 N/A P195/65R15 P225/45HR17
Front Tire Size
P205/55R16 N/A P195/65R15 P225/45HR17

Trailering

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

Weight Information

Base Curb Weight
2900 lbs 2922 lbs 2833 lbs 2943 lbs

Dimensions

Width, Max w/o mirrors
69.1 in 69.4 in 68.1 in 69.3 in
Passenger Volume
84.7 ft³ 94.8 ft³ 104.0 ft³ 90.4 ft³
Min Ground Clearance
5.2 in 5.8 in 6.3 in 5.5 in
Second Leg Room
33.6 in 36.1 in 35.8 in 32.7 in
Second Hip Room
47.3 in 54.1 in 42.6 in N/A
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Up
- - - 20.8 ft³
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down
- - - N/A
Trunk Volume
12.8 ft³ 11.6 ft³ 15.5 ft³ N/A
Length, Overall
174.0 in 180.0 in 177.6 in 170.5 in
Front Head Room
37.6 in 39.6 in 39.6 in 39.7 in
Wheelbase
106.3 in 103.7 in 98.4 in 102.4 in
Front Shoulder Room
54.3 in 54.7 in 53.3 in 54.3 in
Front Leg Room
41.6 in 42.2 in 41.4 in 41.6 in
Second Shoulder Room
50.0 in 54.3 in 52.8 in 54.1 in
Passenger Capacity
5 5 5 5
Second Head Room
36.6 in 36.9 in 37.6 in 37.5 in
Front Hip Room
53.2 in 53.3 in 51.0 in N/A
Track Width, Front
59.3 in 60.2 in 59.1 in 59.6 in
Track Width, Rear
59.3 in 60.2 in 58.9 in 59.3 in
Height, Overall
55.7 in 58.7 in 60.8 in 55.3 in
Liftover Height
N/A N/A N/A N/A

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