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Selected Style 4-Door Sedan SE
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Trim

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan SE 29 36 $12,918 $13,800
4-Door Sedan SXT 29 36 $15,020 $16,110
4-Door Sedan SRT-4 22 30 $19,197 $20,700
4-Door Sedan GLS Manual
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Emissions

Trim

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan Manual GLS 27 34 $12,302 $13,299
4-Door Sedan Automatic GLS 24 32 $13,084 $14,149
4-Door Sedan Automatic SULEV GLS 24 32 $13,084 $14,149
4-Door Sedan Manual GT 27 34 $13,735 $14,849
4-Door Sedan Automatic GT 24 32 $14,517 $15,699
4-Door Sedan Automatic SULEV GT 24 32 $14,517 $15,699
5-Door Sedan Manual GLS 27 34 $12,579 $13,599
5-Door Sedan Automatic GLS 24 32 $13,361 $14,449
5-Door Sedan Automatic SULEV GLS 24 32 $13,361 $14,449
5-Door Sedan Manual GT 27 34 $13,735 $14,849
5-Door Sedan Automatic GT 24 32 $14,517 $15,699
5-Door Sedan Automatic SULEV GT 24 32 $14,517 $15,699
Pricing
Invoice Price
$12,918
$12,302
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$13,800
$13,299
Monthly Payment Estimate
$230 / month
$222 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 29 mpg 27 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 36 mpg 34 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Compact Compact
Interior Dimensions
Second Leg Room (in) 34.8 35.0
Passenger Volume (ft³) 89.2 94
Front Head Room (in) 38.4 39.6
Second Hip Room (in) 52.9 55.6
Front Shoulder Room (in) 53.4 54.7
Second Head Room (in) 36.7 38.0
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Second Shoulder Room (in) 52.8 53.5
Front Leg Room (in) 42.2 43.2
Front Hip Room (in) 52.4 53.0
Exterior Dimensions
Liftover Height (in) 31.1 - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 67.4 67.9
Track Width, Front (in) 58.0 58.5
Min Ground Clearance (in) 6.1 - TBD -
Length, Overall (in) 174.4 178.1
Height, Overall (in) 56.0 56.1
Track Width, Rear (in) 58.0 58.1
Wheelbase (in) 105.0 102.7
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 13.1 NA
Brakes
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.1 x 0.87 10.15 x - 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 Pwr Pwr
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 7.88 x 1.5 10.12 x - TBD -
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 12.5 14.5
Steering
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.05 3.15
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 18 15.4
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 35.7 32.5
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Tires
Rear Tire Size P175/70R14 P195/60R15
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size P175/70R14 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) 150 309
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 1500 3086
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2581 2635
Wheels
Front Wheel Material Steel Steel
Spare Wheel Material Steel - TBD -
Front Wheel Size (in) 14 x 5.5 15 x 5.5
Spare Wheel Size (in) 14 x 4.0 Compact
Rear Wheel Material Steel Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 14 x 5.5 15 x 5.5
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 6.5 6.3
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 540 - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 120 75
Engine
Displacement 2.0L/122 2.0L/122
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 132 @ 5600 138 @ 6000
Engine Type Gas I4 Gas I4
Fuel System SMPI MPI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 130 @ 4600 136 @ 4500
Engine Order Code ECB NA
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 29 27
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 36 34
Transmission
Clutch Size (in) 9.1 - TBD -
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.36 1.37
Trans Type 5 5
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.72 0.84
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.42 3.25
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.95 2.05
Trans Order Code DD5 NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.55 3.65
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.97 1.06
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD Manual w/OD
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.50 3.62
Summary
Vehicle Name Dodge Neon Hyundai Elantra
Body Style 4 Door Sedan 4 Door Sedan
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 0.56 0.47
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) MacPherson struts MacPherson Strut
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 32 - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 0.79 0.91
Suspension Type - Rear Independent Independent
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) Chapman struts Multi-Link
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 30 - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front Independent Independent
 
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