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Selected Style 3-Door HB
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Body Style

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
3-Door HB 34 42 $8,684 $9,295
5-Door HB 34 42 $9,257 $9,925
2-Door HB FWD
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Drivetrain

Trim

Other

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door HB FWD ESi 22 33 $13,762 $14,830
2-Door HB Turbo FWD TSi 23 31 $16,659 $18,015
2-Door HB Turbo AWD TSi 21 28 $18,709 $20,271
2-Door HB FWD 22 33 $13,023 $14,059
Pricing
Invoice Price
$8,684
$13,023
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$9,295
$14,059
Monthly Payment Estimate
$155 / month
$234 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 34 mpg 22 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 42 mpg 33 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Subcompact Subcompact
Interior Dimensions
Second Leg Room (in) 33.6 28.4
Front Head Room (in) 37.8 37.9
Passenger Volume (ft³) 78.5 79.1
Second Hip Room (in) 44.8 47.2
Front Shoulder Room (in) 50.3 53.1
Second Head Room (in) 35.5 34.3
Passenger Capacity 4 4
Second Shoulder Room (in) 49.3 51.2
Front Leg Room (in) 41.6 43.3
Front Hip Room (in) 47.9 55.1
Exterior Dimensions
Liftover Height (in) 25.2 37.6
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 65.7 68.3
Track Width, Front (in) 55.9 59.6
Min Ground Clearance (in) 5.1 5.0
Length, Overall (in) 152.8 174.8
Height, Overall (in) 55.6 49.8
Track Width, Rear (in) 55.1 59.4
Wheelbase (in) 90.7 98.8
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down (ft³) 37.7 34.0
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Up (ft³) 14.9 16.6
Brakes
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 9.25 x 0.71 10.0 x 0.9
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 Power
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 7.87 x - TBD - - TBD -
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 10.0 16.9
Steering
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 4.08 2.40
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - 40.0
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 22.0 14.6
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 29.5 38.1
Steering Type Manual Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Tires
Rear Tire Size P165/70R13 P195/70HR14
Rear Tire Order Code T17 NA
Front Tire Size P165/70R13 P195/70HR14
Spare Tire Size T115/60D13 T125/70D15
Front Tire Order Code T17 NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) N/A N/A
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) N/A N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) N/A N/A
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) N/A N/A
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2004 2729
Wheels
Front Wheel Material Steel Steel
Spare Wheel Material Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 13 x 4.5 14 x 5.5
Spare Wheel Size (in) - TBD - 15 x 4
Rear Wheel Material Steel Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 13 x 4.5 14 x 5.5
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 6.34 7.0
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 356 430
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 60 90
Engine
Displacement 1.3L/81 2.0L/122
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 63 @ 5000 140 @ 6000
Engine Type Gas I4 Gas I4
Fuel System EFI SFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 74 @ 3000 130 @ 4800
Engine Order Code 99H ECF
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 34 22
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 42 33
Transmission
Clutch Size (in) 7.09 9.0
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.28 1.36
Trans Type 5 5
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.69 0.81
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.58 3.42
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.94 2.13
Trans Order Code 445 DD4
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 4.06 3.94
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.86 1.03
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD Manual
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA -
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.45 3.54
Summary
Vehicle Name Ford Aspire Eagle Talon
Body Style 3 Door Hatchback 2 Door Hatchback
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) NA NA
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs Multi-link
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 30 25
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 1.02 0.63
Suspension Type - Rear Torsion beam Double Wishbone
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs Multi-link
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 25 25
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson strut Double Wishbone
 
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