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Selected Style 4-Door Sedan LX
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan LX 28 38 $10,721 $11,430
4-Door Sedan SE 28 38 $11,904 $12,730
4-Door Wagon SE 28 38 $12,996 $13,930
2-Door Coupe ZX2 "Cool" 26 33 $10,857 $11,580
2-Door Coupe ZX2 "Hot" 26 33 $12,222 $13,080
Reg Cab 108" WB
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
Reg Cab 108" WB 22 28 $11,442 $12,108
Reg Cab 108" WB LS 22 28 $12,026 $13,289
Reg Cab 118" WB LS 22 28 $12,344 $13,640
Ext Cab 123" WB LS 22 28 $13,882 $15,340
Reg Cab 108" WB 4WD LS 17 22 $16,147 $17,842
Reg Cab 118" WB 4WD LS 17 22 $16,533 $18,269
Ext Cab 123" WB 4WD LS 17 22 $17,866 $19,742
Reg Cab 108" WB 4WD 17 22 $15,735 $16,651
Reg Cab 118" WB 22 28 $12,069 $12,772
Reg Cab 118" WB 4WD 17 22 $16,048 $16,983
Ext Cab 123" WB L4 LS 22 28 $14,001 $14,975
Reg Cab Sportside 108" WB 4WD LS 17 22 $16,554 $18,292
Ext Cab Sportside 123" WB 4WD LS 17 22 $18,273 $20,192
Reg Cab Sportside 108" WB LS 22 28 $12,457 $13,765
Ext Cab Sportside 123" WB LS 22 28 $14,312 $15,815
Ext Cab 123" WB V6 LS 17 23 $15,123 $16,175
Ext Cab Sportside 123" WB L4 LS 22 28 $14,188 $15,175
Ext Cab Sportside 123" WB V6 LS 17 23 $15,310 $16,375
Pricing
Invoice Price
$10,721
$11,442
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$11,430
$12,108
Monthly Payment Estimate
$191 / month
$202 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 28 mpg 22 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 38 mpg 28 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Compact -
Interior Dimensions
Front Hip Room (in) 50.2 53.6
Second Leg Room (in) 34.0 -
Front Head Room (in) 39.0 39.5
Passenger Volume (ft³) 87.2 -
Second Hip Room (in) 49.4 -
Front Shoulder Room (in) 51.6 56.8
Second Head Room (in) 36.7 -
Passenger Capacity 5 3
Second Shoulder Room (in) 52.1 -
Front Leg Room (in) 42.5 42.4
Exterior Dimensions
Track Width, Rear (in) 56.5 -
Wheelbase (in) 98.4 108.3
Liftover Height (in) 26.4 -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 67.0 67.9
Track Width, Front (in) 56.5 -
Min Ground Clearance (in) - TBD - -
Length, Overall (in) 174.7 -
Height, Overall (in) 53.3 63.2
Overhang, Front (in) - 34.8
Frame Width, Rear (in) - - TBD -
Front Bumper to Back of Cab (in) - 106.0
Length, Overall w/o rear bumper (in) - 190.6
Ground Clearance, Rear (in) - 7.2
Cab to End of Frame (in) - NA
Ground to Top of Frame (in) - NA
Overhang, Rear w/o bumper (in) - 46.0
Ground Clearance, Front (in) - 9.1
Cab to Axle (in) - 37.4
Ground to Top of Load Floor (in) - 29.0
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 12.8 -
Ext'd Cab Cargo Volume (ft³) - NA
Cargo Box Width @ Floor (in) - 54.9
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) - 17.1
Cargo Volume (ft³) - 39.4
Cargo Box Width @ Top, Rear (in) - 54.9
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) - 40.3
Tailgate Width (in) - 54.9
Cargo Box Length @ Floor (in) - 72.8
Brakes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 9.0 x 1.48 9.5 x 2.0
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.1 x 0.87 10.5 x 1.03
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Brake ABS System NA 4-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) NA NA
Brake Type Power Power
Brake ABS System (Second Line) - NA
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 12.8 19
Fuel Tank Location - Inboard LH Frame
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) - NA
Aux Fuel Tank Location - NA
Steering
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.1 -
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - 38.9
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 17.0 -
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 31.5 36.9
Steering Type Power Rack & Pinion Power
Steering Ratio (:1), On Center - 15
Steering Ratio (:1), At Lock - 13
Tires
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size P185/65R14 P205/75R15
Rear Tire Order Code T71 QCE
Front Tire Size P185/65R14 P205/75R15
Spare Tire Size T115/70D14 T155/90D16
Front Tire Order Code T71 QCE
Rear Tire Capacity (lbs) - 1452
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Front - 768
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Spare - - TBD -
Front Tire Capacity (lbs) - 1452
Spare Tire Capacity (lbs) - 1453
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Rear - 768
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 100 350
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA 750
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 1000 2000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA 2000
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) - NA
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) - 2000
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2468 -
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) - 5000
Curb Weight - Front (lbs) - 1739
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap (lbs) - 4200
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Rear (lbs) - 2300
Curb Weight - Rear (lbs) - 1253
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Front (lbs) - 2500
Wheels
Rear Wheel Size (in) 14 x 5.5 15 x 7
Front Wheel Material Steel Steel
Spare Wheel Material Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 14 x 5.5 15 x 7
Spare Wheel Size (in) 14 x 4 16 x 4
Rear Wheel Material Steel Steel
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 8.45 11.5
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 540 525
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 75 100
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (2nd) - NA
Maximum Alternator Watts - 1200
Engine
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 125 @ 3750 140 @ 3600
Engine Order Code 99P LN2
Displacement 2.0L/121 2.2L/133
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 110 @ 5000 120 @ 5000
Engine Type Gas I4 Gas L4
Fuel System SPI SFI
Engine Oil Cooler - NA
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 38 28
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 28 22
Transmission
Clutch Size (in) 8.86 9.13
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.23 1.49
Trans Type 5 5
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.72 0.83
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.17 3.65
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.83 2.37
Trans Order Code 445 MW2
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.85 -
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.91 1.00
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD Manual w/OD
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.31 3.94
Transfer Case Model - NA
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low - NA
Trans PTO Access - NA
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High - NA
Transfer Case Power Take Off - NA
Trans Power Take Off - NA
Summary
Vehicle Name Ford Escort Chevrolet S-10
Body Style 4 Door Sedan Reg Cab 6' Fleetside
Body Code - E63
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 30 32
Suspension Type - Front Independent strut Indep Coil Spring
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 0.51 NA
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs -
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 32 32
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 1.00 0.98
Suspension Type - Rear Quadralink 2-Stage Multi-Leaf
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs -
Axle Capacity - Front (lbs) - 2500
Axle Ratio (:1) - Front - NA
Spring Capacity - Rear (lbs) - 2300
Axle Type - Rear - Semi-Floating
Axle Capacity - Rear (lbs) - 2900
Spring Capacity - Front (lbs) - 2500
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear - 3.73
Axle Type - Front - NA
Frame
Frame Type - Ladder
 
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