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Selected Style 4-Door Wagon
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Wagon 21 29 $16,088 $17,130
4-Door Wagon Touring 21 29 $17,858 $19,075
4-Door Wagon Limited 21 29 $19,897 $21,315
4-Door Wagon GT 21 29 $21,284 $22,840
4-Door Sedan 1.8T Manual
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door Cabriolet CVT 3.0L 20 27 $37,368 $41,500
4-Door Sedan Manual 1.8T 22 31 $22,684 $25,100
4-Door Sedan CVT 1.8T 23 29 $23,806 $26,250
4-Door Sedan quattro AWD Manual 1.8T 21 29 $24,434 $26,850
4-Door Sedan quattro AWD Automatic 1.8T 20 28 $25,556 $28,000
4-Door Sedan CVT 3.0L 20 28 $28,681 $31,740
4-Door Sedan quattro AWD Manual 3.0L 18 25 $29,409 $32,440
4-Door Sedan quattro AWD Automatic 3.0L 18 26 $30,431 $33,490
5-Door Wagon Avant quattro AWD Manual 1.8T 21 29 $25,324 $27,850
5-Door Wagon Avant quattro AWD Automatic 1.8T 20 28 $26,446 $29,000
5-Door Wagon Avant quattro AWD Manual 3.0L 18 25 $30,299 $33,440
5-Door Wagon Avant quattro AWD Automatic 3.0L 18 26 $31,321 $34,490
2-Door Cabriolet CVT 1.8T 23 30 $31,549 $34,950
Pricing
Invoice Price
$16,088
$22,684
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$17,130
$25,100
Monthly Payment Estimate
$286 / month
$418 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 21 mpg 22 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 29 mpg 31 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Sport Utility Vehicle Compact
Interior Dimensions
Second Hip Room (in) 54.1 - TBD -
Front Shoulder Room (in) 54.6 55.1
Second Head Room (in) 39.6 37.2
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Second Shoulder Room (in) 53.9 53.4
Front Leg Room (in) 40.6 41.3
Front Hip Room (in) 50.2 - TBD -
Second Leg Room (in) 40.9 34.3
Front Head Room (in) 39.3 38.4
Passenger Volume (ft³) 107.0 90.1
Exterior Dimensions
Track Width, Front (in) 58.3 60.2
Min Ground Clearance (in) 6.5 4.2
Length, Overall (in) 168.8 179.0
Rear Door Opening Width (in) - TBD - -
Height, Overall (in) 63.0 56.2
Liftover Height (in) 23.3 - TBD -
Track Width, Rear (in) 58.2 60.1
Wheelbase (in) 103.0 104.3
Rear Door Opening Height (in) - TBD - -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 67.1 69.5
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in) - TBD - -
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³) - TBD - -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in) - TBD - -
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³) NA -
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) - TBD - -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in) - TBD - -
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³) - TBD - -
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in) - TBD - -
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) - TBD - -
Trunk Volume (ft³) - 13.4
Brakes
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes NA
Brake ABS System NA 4-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) NA Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) NA 9.6 x 0.39
Brake Type Pwr Pwr
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 8.66 x 1.57 NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.94 x 0.9 11.3 x 0.39
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 15.0 18.5
Steering
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 17.2 16.3
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 36.7 36.4
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.1 - TBD -
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Tires
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size P195/65R15 P205/65HR15
Spare Tire Size T125/70R15 P205/65HR15
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size P195/65R15 P205/65HR15
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA - TBD -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 1000 - TBD -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA - TBD -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 100 - TBD -
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3049 3252
Wheels
Spare Wheel Material - TBD - Alloy
Front Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6.0 15 x 7.0
Spare Wheel Size (in) 15 x 4.0 15 x 7.0
Rear Wheel Material Steel Alloy
Rear Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6.0 15 x 7.0
Front Wheel Material Steel Alloy
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 7.4 6.9
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 120 120
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 510 - TBD -
Engine
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 150 @ 5600 170 @ 5900
Engine Type Gas I4 Gas I4
Fuel System SMPI SEFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 162 @ 4000 166 @ 1950
Engine Order Code EDZ NA
Displacement 2.4L/148 1.8L/109
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 21 22
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 29 31
Transmission
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.42 - TBD -
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.96 2.18
Trans Order Code DD5 NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.45 3.70
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.97 1.09
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD Manual w/OD
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.50 3.78
Clutch Size (in) 8.98 - TBD -
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.36 1.43
Trans Type 5 5
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.81 0.87
Summary
Body Style Small Wagon 4 Door Sedan
Vehicle Name Chrysler PT Cruiser Audi A4
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 32 - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) .95 - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear Multi-Link Trapezoidal Link
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs w/Stabilizer Bar
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 25 - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front McPherson Strut Four Link
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) NA - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs w/Stabilizer Bar
 
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