Compare 2003 Chevrolet Monte Carlo vs 2003 Ford Focus

2003 Chevrolet Monte Carlo
2003 Ford Focus
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2-Door Coupe LS
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door Coupe LS 21 32 $19,361 $21,160
2-Door Coupe SS 19 29 $21,557 $23,560
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3-Door Coupe ZX3 Base
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
3-Door Coupe ZX3 Base 26 34 $12,035 $12,820
4-Door Sedan LX 27 36 $12,339 $13,150
4-Door Sedan LX Premium 27 36 $13,116 $13,995
3-Door Coupe ZX3 Premium 26 34 $13,409 $14,315
4-Door Sedan SE 27 36 $13,875 $14,820
4-Door Sedan SE Comfort 27 36 $14,192 $15,165
3-Door Coupe ZX3 Pwr Premium 26 34 $14,228 $15,205
4-Door Sedan w/Zetec SE Comfort 26 34 $14,427 $15,420
5-Door Sedan HB ZX5 Base 26 34 $14,523 $15,525
4-Door Sedan ZTS 26 34 $14,721 $15,740
5-Door Sedan HB ZX5 Comfort 26 34 $14,937 $15,975
5-Door Sedan HB ZX5 Premium 26 34 $15,627 $16,725
4-Door Wagon SE 25 31 $16,137 $17,280
4-Door Wagon ZTW 25 31 $16,455 $17,625
3-Door Coupe SVT 22 28 $17,339 $18,585
5-Door Sedan HB SVT 22 28 $17,799 $19,085
Pricing
Invoice Price
$19,361
$12,035
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$21,160
$12,820
Monthly Payment Estimate
$353 / month
$214 / month
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
Fuel Economy
City
21 mpg 26 mpg
Highway
32 mpg 34 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification
Mid-Size Compact
Interior Dimensions
Second Leg Room (in)
35.8 37.6
Front Head Room (in)
38.1 39.3
Passenger Volume (ft³)
96.1 93.8
Second Hip Room (in)
55.5 49.5
Front Shoulder Room (in)
58.3 53.7
Second Head Room (in)
36.5 38.7
Passenger Capacity
5 5
Second Shoulder Room (in)
57.8 53.7
Front Leg Room (in)
42.4 43.1
Front Hip Room (in)
55.2 49.4
Exterior Dimensions
Liftover Height (in)
26.7 26.1
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)
72.3 66.9
Track Width, Front (in)
62.0 58.8
Min Ground Clearance (in)
6.5 - TBD -
Length, Overall (in)
197.9 168.1
Height, Overall (in)
55.2 56.3
Track Width, Rear (in)
61.4 58.5
Wheelbase (in)
110.5 103.0
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³)
15.8 18.6
Brakes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
11.1 x 1.04 - TBD -
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
NA Yes
Brake ABS System
NA NA
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Yes NA
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
- TBD - NA
Brake Type
Power Pwr
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
NA - TBD -
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
17.0 13.2
Steering
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft)
44.6 - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall
16.1 16.0
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)
39.0 34.3
Steering Type
Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering)
2.60 - TBD -
Tires
Rear Tire Size
P225/60R16 P195/60R15
Rear Tire Order Code
NA NA
Front Tire Size
P225/60R16 P195/60R15
Spare Tire Size
T125/70D16 - TBD -
Front Tire Order Code
NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code
NA NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
100 100
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
NA NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
1000 1000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
NA NA
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs)
3340 2551
Wheels
Front Wheel Material
Steel Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material
Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in)
16 x - TBD - 15 x 5.5
Spare Wheel Size (in)
16 x - TBD - - TBD -
Rear Wheel Material
Steel Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in)
16 x - TBD - 15 x 5.5
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts)
12.2 - TBD -
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
600 540
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
100 110
Engine
Displacement
3.4L/205 2.0L/121
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
180 @ 5200 130 @ 5300
Engine Type
Gas V6 Gas I4
Fuel System
SFI MPI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
205 @ 4000 135 @ 4500
Engine Order Code
LA1 NA
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
21 26
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
32 34
Transmission
Trans Type
4 5
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
NA .756
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
NA NA
Trans Description Cont. Again
NA NA
Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1)
2.39 3.65
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
1.57 1.926
Trans Order Code
MX0 NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
2.86 3.82
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.71 .951
Trans Description Cont.
Automatic w/OD Manual w/OD
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1)
2.92 3.154
Clutch Size (in)
NA - TBD -
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.00 1.281
Summary
Vehicle Name
Chevrolet Monte Carlo Ford Focus
Body Style
2 Door Coupe LS 2 Door Coupe
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in)
0.63 0.83
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
w/Coil Springs w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm)
35 - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in)
1.26 0.71
Suspension Type - Rear
MacPherson Strut SLA Control Blade
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
w/Coil Springs NA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm)
35 - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front
MacPherson Strut MacPherson strut

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