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2012 Toyota Yaris LE

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EPA Classification Subcompact
Front Wheel Size 15 x 5.0 in
Rear Wheel Size 15 x 5.0 in
Spare Wheel Size Compact in
Front Wheel Material Steel
Rear Wheel Material Steel
Spare Wheel Material Steel
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) N/A
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) N/A
Engine Type Gas I4
Displacement 1.5L/91
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 106 @ 6000
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 103 @ 4200
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy 35 MPG
Cruising Range - City 333.00 mi
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City 30 MPG
Fuel Economy Est-Combined 32 MPG
Cruising Range - Hwy 388.50 mi
EPA MPG Equivalent - City N/A
EPA MPG Equivalent - Hwy N/A
EPA MPG Equivalent - Combined N/A
Estimated Battery Range N/A mi
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive
Trans Type 4
Trans Description Cont. Automatic
Trans Description Cont. Again Not Available
First Gear Ratio (:1) 2.84
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.55
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.70
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.34
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 4.23
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut
Suspension Type - Rear Torsion Beam
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Stabilizer Bar
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) Not Available
Brake Type Not Available
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel
Brake ABS System (Second Line) N/A
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Not Available
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness 10.0 x -TBD- in
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness Not Available in
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx 11.1 gal
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx N/A gal
Steering Type Electric Rack & Pinion
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall N/A
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.0
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb 30.8 ft
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall N/A ft
Front Tire Size P175/65HR15
Rear Tire Size P175/65HR15
Spare Tire Size T125/70D16
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. Not Available lbs
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. Not Available lbs
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. Not Available lbs
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. Not Available lbs
Base Curb Weight 2315 lbs
Passenger Capacity 5
Passenger Volume 84.4 ft³
Front Head Room 39.3 in
Front Leg Room 40.6 in
Front Shoulder Room 52.5 in
Front Hip Room 50.0 in
Second Head Room 37.6 in
Second Leg Room 33.3 in
Second Shoulder Room 51.8 in
Second Hip Room 49.8 in
Wheelbase 98.8 in
Length, Overall 153.5 in
Width, Max w/o mirrors 66.7 in
Height, Overall 59.4 in
Track Width, Front 58.5 in
Track Width, Rear 57.9 in
Min Ground Clearance 5.5 in
Liftover Height N/A in
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Up 15.3 ft³
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down N/A ft³
Trunk Volume N/A ft³
Front/rear side curtain airbags Standard
4-speed auto transmission w/OD Optional
Front/rear energy-absorbing crumple zones Standard
3-spoke tilt steering wheel -inc: steering wheel audio controls Optional
Brake assist Standard
AM/FM stereo w/CD/MP3/WMA player -inc: (6) speakers, MP3 sound enhancement, HD radio, aux input jack, USB input w/iPod connectivity, Sirius XM radio compatibility, auto sound leveling Optional
Roof-mounted antenna Standard
60/40 split-folding rear seat Optional
Cargo storage cover Standard
Anti-lock brakes -inc: electronic brake-force distribution (EBD) Standard
15" x 5" steel wheels w/covers Standard
Multi-adjustable front bucket seats -inc: 6-way manual adjustable driver, 4-way manual adjustable passenger Optional
Remote fuel door release Standard
Pwr door locks Standard
Air conditioning -inc: air filter Standard
Front/rear assist grips Standard
Rear window wiper Standard
Tire pressure monitor system Standard
Vehicle stability control (VSC) Standard
Torsion beam rear suspension Standard
Metallic interior trim w/chrome interior door handles Optional
Front wheel drive Standard
Front seatbelt pretensioners w/force limiters Standard
Dual front advanced airbags -inc: occupant sensor Standard
Energy-absorbing collapsible steering column Standard
Driver knee airbag Standard
Color-keyed manual retractable pwr mirrors -inc: folding feature Optional
Remote keyless entry w/(2) key fobs Optional
Front seat-mounted side airbags Standard
Multi-reflector halogen headlamps Standard
12V aux pwr outlet Standard
Whiplash-lessening front seats Standard
Side-impact door beams Standard
Door scuff plates Standard
Engine immobilizer Optional
Instrumentation -inc: speedometer, avg speed, twin trip meters, outside temp, fuel econ info, avg speed, eco-meter gauge Optional
P175/65HR15 all-season tires Standard
Pwr pkg -inc: color-keyed manual retractable pwr mirrors, 60/40 split-folding rear seat, pwr windows w/driver auto-down, engine immobilizer, remote keyless entry w/(2) key fobs, steering wheel audio controls, driver seat vertical adjuster, AM/FM stereo, CD/MP3/WMA player, (6) speakers, MP3 sound enhancement, HD radio, aux input jack, USB input w/iPod connectivity, Sirius XM radio compatibility, auto sound leveling, Bluetooth hands-free phone capability w/music streaming, phonebook access Optional
3-point ALR/ELR seatbelts *Driver seat has emergency locking retractor (ELR) only* Standard
Electric pwr-assist rack & pinion steering Standard
Cloth seat trim Standard
Passenger seatback pocket Standard
Trunk lamp Standard
LATCH child restraint system *Outboard rear seat positions only* Standard
Front vented disc brakes & rear drum brakes Standard
Traction control Standard
Dual sun visors w/covered mirrors -inc: extendable visors Standard
Smart stop technology Standard
Front stabilizer bar Standard
(4) front/(2) rear cupholders Standard
Cargo mat Standard
Paint protection film Standard
Chrome rear license plate garnish Standard
UV protection green tint front side & rear glass Standard
Pwr windows -inc: driver auto-down Optional
Digital clock Standard
Color-keyed door handles Standard
Dual front seat cushion airbags Standard
1.5L DOHC SFI 16-valve VVT-i 4-cyl engine w/Toyota direct injection (TDI) Standard
Intermittent front wiper Standard
Compact spare tire Standard
Rear window defroster -inc: timer Standard
Bluetooth hands-free phone capability -inc: music streaming, phonebook access Optional
Independent MacPherson strut front suspension Standard

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