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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 XE Manual
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Transmission

Trim

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan Manual XE 23 31 $14,547 $15,140
4-Door Sedan Automatic XE 21 28 $15,315 $15,940
4-Door Sedan Manual GXE 23 31 $15,016 $16,340
4-Door Sedan Automatic GXE 21 28 $15,751 $17,140
4-Door Sedan Manual SE 23 31 $16,935 $18,640
4-Door Sedan Automatic SE 21 28 $17,662 $19,440
4-Door Sedan Automatic GLE 21 29 $18,525 $20,390
Pricing
Invoice Price
$11,255
$14,547
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$12,055
$15,140
Monthly Payment Estimate
$201 / month
$252 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 27 mpg 23 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 35 mpg 31 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Compact Compact
Interior Dimensions
Front Hip Room (in) 49.4 52.5
Second Leg Room (in) 37.6 33.9
Front Head Room (in) 39.3 39.5
Passenger Volume (ft³) 93.8 93.8
Second Hip Room (in) 49.5 52.6
Front Shoulder Room (in) 53.7 55.7
Second Head Room (in) 38.7 37.7
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Second Shoulder Room (in) 53.7 54.8
Front Leg Room (in) 43.1 42.0
Exterior Dimensions
Track Width, Rear (in) 58.5 58.9
Wheelbase (in) 103.0 103.2
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - 29.1
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 66.9 69.1
Track Width, Front (in) 58.8 59.3
Min Ground Clearance (in) - TBD - 4.7
Length, Overall (in) 168.1 183.8
Height, Overall (in) 56.3 56.0
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 18.6 13.8
Brakes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) - TBD - 9.0 x -TBD-
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) - TBD - 11.4 x 0.87
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
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 13.2 15.9
Steering
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) - TBD - 2.7
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - 40.0
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 16.0 17.0
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 34.3 37.4
Steering Type Power Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Tires
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size P195/60R15 P195/65R15
Rear Tire Order Code T38 NA
Front Tire Size P195/60R15 P195/65R15
Spare Tire Size Compact T125/70D15
Front Tire Order Code T38 NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 100 110
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
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2551 2888
Wheels
Rear Wheel Size (in) 15 x 5.5 15 x 6
Front Wheel Material Aluminum Steel
Spare Wheel Material Steel - TBD -
Front Wheel Size (in) 15 x 5.5 15 x 6
Spare Wheel Size (in) Compact 15 x 4
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum Steel
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) - TBD - 7.0
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - 550
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 110 100
Engine
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 135 @ 4500 156 @ 4400
Engine Order Code 993 NA
Displacement 2.0L/121 2.4L/146
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 130 @ 5300 155 @ 5600
Engine Type Gas I4 Gas I4
Fuel System SMPI SFI
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 35 31
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 27 23
Transmission
Clutch Size (in) - TBD - 8.86
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.28 1.21
Trans Type 5 5
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.76 0.74
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.65 3.43
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.93 1.85
Trans Order Code 445 NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.82 3.82
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.95 0.95
Trans Description Cont. Manual Manual w/OD
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.15 3.29
Summary
Vehicle Name Ford Focus Nissan Altima
Body Style 2 Door Coupe 4 Door Sedan
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - 32
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson strut Independent Strut
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) - TBD - 0.63
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - 32
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD - 0.83
Suspension Type - Rear SLA Multi-Link Independent Strut
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs w/Coil Springs
 
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