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Selected Style 4-Door Sedan
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Trim

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan 32 41 $13,642 $14,330
4-Door Sedan LSi 32 41 $15,116 $16,395
3-Door Coupe ZX3 Base
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
3-Door Coupe ZX3 Base 25 34 $11,752 $12,470
4-Door Sedan LX Base 28 36 $12,171 $12,925
4-Door Sedan LX Premium 28 36 $12,948 $13,770
3-Door Coupe ZX3 Premium 25 34 $12,989 $13,815
4-Door Sedan SE Base 28 36 $13,661 $14,545
3-Door Coupe ZX3 Pwr Premium 25 34 $13,855 $14,755
4-Door Sedan SE Comfort 28 36 $13,979 $14,890
4-Door Sedan w/Zetec SE Comfort 25 34 $14,209 $15,140
4-Door Sedan ZTS 25 34 $14,508 $15,465
5-Door Sedan HB ZX5 25 34 $14,853 $15,840
4-Door Sedan ZTS w/Mach Audio 25 34 $15,423 $16,460
4-Door Wagon SE Base 26 32 $15,691 $16,750
4-Door Wagon SE Comfort 26 32 $16,008 $17,095
3-Door Coupe SVT 28 36 $16,528 $17,480
4-Door Wagon ZTW 26 32 $16,776 $17,930
Pricing
Invoice Price
$13,642
$11,752
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$14,330
$12,470
Monthly Payment Estimate
$239 / month
$208 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 32 mpg 25 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 41 mpg 34 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Compact Compact
Interior Dimensions
Second Leg Room (in) 33.2 37.6
Front Head Room (in) 39.3 39.3
Passenger Volume (ft³) 89.8 93.8
Second Hip Room (in) 51.1 49.5
Front Shoulder Room (in) 52.8 53.7
Second Head Room (in) 36.9 38.7
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Second Shoulder Room (in) 52.2 53.7
Front Leg Room (in) 42.5 43.1
Front Hip Room (in) 50.5 49.4
Exterior Dimensions
Liftover Height (in) 24.8 26.1
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 66.7 66.9
Track Width, Front (in) 57.5 58.8
Min Ground Clearance (in) 4.7 - TBD -
Length, Overall (in) 174.2 168.1
Height, Overall (in) 53.7 56.3
Track Width, Rear (in) 57.1 58.5
Wheelbase (in) 97.1 103.0
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 12.1 18.6
Brakes
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.04 x 0.87 - TBD -
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Brake ABS System NA NA
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) NA NA
Brake Type Power Pwr
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 7.9 x - TBD - - TBD -
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 13.2 13.2
Steering
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.27 - TBD -
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) 34.1 - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 18.1 16.1
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 32.2 34.3
Steering Type Power Pwr Rack & Pinion
Tires
Rear Tire Size P175/65R14 P195/60R15
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size P175/65R14 P195/60R15
Spare Tire Size T115/70D14 Compact
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 150 NA
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 1500 NA
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2403 2551
Wheels
Front Wheel Material Steel Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 14 x 5.5 15 x 5.5
Spare Wheel Size (in) Compact - TBD -
Rear Wheel Material Steel Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in) 14 x 5.5 15 x 5.5
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 6.2 - TBD -
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 356 540
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 80 110
Engine
Displacement 1.8L/108 2.0L/121
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 125 @ 5800 130 @ 5300
Engine Type Gas L4 Gas I4
Fuel System SFI MPI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 125 @ 4000 135 @ 4500
Engine Order Code LV6 NA
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 32 25
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 41 34
Transmission
Clutch Size (in) 8.3 - TBD -
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.31 3.65
Trans Type 5 5
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.73 .756
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.25 3.65
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.90 3.65
Trans Order Code MM5 NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.72 3.82
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.89 3.65
Trans Description Cont. Manual Manual
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.17 3.65
Summary
Vehicle Name Chevrolet Prizm Ford Focus
Body Style 4dr Sedan 2 Door Coupe
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 0.55 0.79
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) Coil Springs w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 30.2 - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 0.87 0.83
Suspension Type - Rear MacPherson Strut SLA Control Blade
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) Coil Springs NA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 30.2 - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut MacPherson strut
 
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