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2dr HB Manual
$22,220
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$13,625
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$20,400
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$22,340
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Overview

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

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

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

168.0-hp, 1.6-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine(Gasoline Fuel)

263.0-hp, 2.3-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine(Gasoline Fuel)

Combined MPG
0 0 0 0
Size
165.8" length, 58.4" height 180.3" length, 55.5" height 143.9" length, 56.2" height 176.8" length, 57.7" height
Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive

Exterior color

Exterior color

Interior color

Interior color

White

Medium Mocha

Light Gray

Lapis Blue / Black

Panther Black

Graphite Grey

Gray / Black

Tan

Black

Transmissions

Transmissions

M/T

6-Speed M/T

M/T

A/T

5-Speed M/T

4-Speed A/T

CVT Transmission

M/T

6-Speed M/T

A/T

Transmission w/Dual Shift Mode

M/T

6-Speed M/T

Vehicle

EPA Classification
Compact - Minicompact Compact

Wheels

Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum - Alloy Alloy
Rear Wheel Size
17 x 7 in - 16 x 6.5 in 18 x 7.0 in
Front Wheel Size
17 x 7 in - 16 x 6.5 in 18 x 7.0 in
Spare Wheel Size
N/A - Compact in 17 x -TBD- in
Front Wheel Material
Aluminum - Alloy Alloy
Spare Wheel Material
Steel - N/A Steel

Electrical

Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
N/A - 55 N/A
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
120 - 105 N/A

Engine

SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
200 @ 5100-6000 - 168 @ 6000 263 @ 5500
Displacement
2.0L/121 - 1.6L/97.5 2.3L/138
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
207 @ 1800-5000 - 162 @ 4000 280 @ 3000
Engine Type
Gas Turbocharged I4 - Gas 4-Cyl Gas I4

Mileage

Cruising Range - Hwy
464.00 mi - 422.40 mi 377.00 mi
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy
32 MPG - 32 MPG 26 MPG
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City
23 MPG - 25 MPG 18 MPG
EPA MPG Equivalent - Combined
N/A - N/A N/A
Cruising Range - City
333.50 mi - 330.00 mi 261.00 mi
EPA MPG Equivalent - Hwy
N/A - N/A N/A
EPA MPG Equivalent - City
N/A - N/A N/A
Fuel Economy Est-Combined
N/A - N/A N/A
Estimated Battery Range
N/A - N/A N/A

Suspension

Suspension Type - Front
Independent - MacPherson Strut MacPherson Strut,
Suspension Type - Rear
Independent - Multi-link E-type Multi-link,
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
4-link - - Sport
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
MacPherson Strut - - Sport

Brakes

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
12.28 x 0.98 in - 10.9 x -TBD- in 12.6 x -TBD- in
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
11.26 x 0.47 in - 10.2 x -TBD- in 11.0 x -TBD- in
Brake ABS System (Second Line)
N/A - N/A N/A
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes - Yes Yes
Brake ABS System
4-Wheel - 4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Yes - Yes Yes
Brake Type
Pwr - Pwr Pwr

Fuel Tank

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

Steering

Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall
N/A - N/A N/A
Steering Type
Pwr Rack & Pinion - Pwr Pwr Rack & Pinion
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall
N/A - 13.18 14.6
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering)
3.01 - N/A 2.7
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb
35.8 ft - 34.9 ft 36.1 ft

Tires

Rear Tire Size
225/45HR17 - P195/55R16 P215/45YR18
Front Tire Size
225/45HR17 - P195/55R16 P215/45YR18
Spare Tire Size
N/A - Compact T125/70D17

Trailering

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

Weight Information

Base Curb Weight
3100 lbs - 2679 lbs 3153 lbs

Dimensions

Passenger Capacity
5 - 4 5
Second Shoulder Room
54.6 in - 44.7 in 54.0 in
Height, Overall
58.4 in - 56.2 in 57.7 in
Second Hip Room
N/A - N/A 52.5 in
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Up
14.7 ft³ - 5.3 ft³ 16.5 ft³
Track Width, Rear
59.7 in - 57.5 in 60.0 in
Width, Max w/o mirrors
69.3 in - 66.5 in 69.5 in
Track Width, Front
60.4 in - 57.2 in 60.4 in
Length, Overall
165.8 in - 143.9 in 176.8 in
Min Ground Clearance
5.6 in - 4.5 in 4.8 in
Second Leg Room
35.3 in - 31.3 in 36.3 in
Front Leg Room
41.2 in - 41.3 in 41.1 in
Passenger Volume
93.1 ft³ - N/A 95.3 ft³
Liftover Height
N/A - N/A N/A
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down
N/A - 23.7 ft³ 43.4 ft³
Wheelbase
101.5 in - 97.1 in 103.9 in
Front Shoulder Room
54.7 in - 50.9 in 54.9 in
Front Hip Room
N/A - N/A 53.8 in
Trunk Volume
N/A - N/A N/A
Front Head Room
39.3 in - 38.8 in 39.1 in
Second Head Room
38.5 in - 37.6 in 38.4 in

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