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Selected Style 3-Door Coupe ZX3
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Trim

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
3-Door Coupe ZX3 27 35 $11,255 $12,055
3-Door Coupe ZX3 Kona Mtn Bike Edition 25 33 $11,255 $12,055
4-Door Sedan LX 25 33 $11,491 $12,315
4-Door Sedan SE 25 33 $12,716 $13,660
4-Door Sedan SE Sony Ltd Edition 27 35 $12,716 $13,660
4-Door Sedan ZTS 27 35 $14,172 $15,260
4-Door Wagon SE 25 32 $14,367 $15,475
4-Door Sedan
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan 20 32 $17,284 $18,890
4-Door Sedan LS 20 29 $20,852 $22,790
Pricing
Invoice Price
$11,255
$17,284
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$12,055
$18,890
Monthly Payment Estimate
$201 / month
$315 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 27 mpg 20 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 35 mpg 32 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Compact Large
Interior Dimensions
Second Hip Room (in) 49.5 55.7
Front Shoulder Room (in) 53.7 59.0
Second Head Room (in) 38.7 36.8
Passenger Capacity 5 6
Second Shoulder Room (in) 53.7 58.9
Front Leg Room (in) 43.1 42.2
Front Hip Room (in) 49.4 56.5
Second Leg Room (in) 37.6 38.4
Front Head Room (in) 39.3 39.2
Passenger Volume (ft³) 93.8 104.5
Exterior Dimensions
Min Ground Clearance (in) - TBD - 6.1
Length, Overall (in) 168.1 200.0
Height, Overall (in) 56.3 57.5
Track Width, Rear (in) 58.5 61.3
Wheelbase (in) 103.0 110.5
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 66.9 73.0
Track Width, Front (in) 58.8 62.0
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 18.6 17.6
Brakes
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes NA
Brake ABS System NA NA
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) NA Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) NA 10.9 x 0.44
Brake Type Power Power
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) - TBD - NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) - TBD - 11.9 x 1.25
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 13.2 17.0
Steering
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 16.0 15.2
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 34.3 38.0
Steering Type Power Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) - TBD - 2.60
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Tires
Rear Tire Order Code T38 NA
Front Tire Size P195/60R15 P225/60R16
Spare Tire Size Compact Compact
Front Tire Order Code T38 NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size P195/60R15 P225/60R16
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 1000 1000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 100 100
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2551 3389
Wheels
Spare Wheel Size (in) Compact Compact
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 15 x 5.5 16 x 6
Front Wheel Material Aluminum Steel
Spare Wheel Material Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 15 x 5.5 16 x 6
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) - TBD - 11.3
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 110 102
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - 600
Engine
Engine Type Gas I4 Gas V6
Fuel System SMPI SFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 135 @ 4500 205 @ 4000
Engine Order Code 993 LA1
Displacement 2.0L/121 3.4L/207
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 130 @ 5300 180 @ 5200
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 27 20
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 35 32
Transmission
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.65 2.38
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.93 1.56
Trans Order Code 445 MX0
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.82 2.86
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.95 0.70
Trans Description Cont. Manual Automatic w/OD,
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.15 2.92
Clutch Size (in) - TBD - NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.28 1.00
Trans Type 5 4
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.76 NA
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Trans Description Cont. Again NA Electronic
Summary
Body Style 2 Door Coupe 4 Door Sedan
Vehicle Name Ford Focus Chevrolet Impala
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD - 1.26
Suspension Type - Rear SLA Multi-Link MacPherson Strut
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson strut MacPherson Strut
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) - TBD - 0.55
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs w/Coil Springs
 
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