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Selected Style 4-Door Sedan DX Manual
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan Manual DX 25 31 $13,527 $15,200
4-Door Sedan Automatic DX 22 29 $14,238 $16,000
4-Door Sedan ULEV Automatic EX 23 30 $19,303 $21,700
4-Door Sedan Manual LX 25 31 $16,362 $18,390
4-Door Sedan Automatic LX 23 30 $17,073 $19,190
4-Door Sedan Automatic w/ABS LX 23 30 $17,606 $19,790
4-Door Sedan ULEV Automatic w/Leather EX 23 30 $20,325 $22,850
4-Door Sedan Automatic V6 LX 20 28 $19,303 $21,700
4-Door Sedan Manual EX 25 31 $18,592 $20,900
4-Door Sedan Automatic EX 23 30 $19,303 $21,700
4-Door Sedan Manual w/Leather EX 25 31 $19,614 $22,050
4-Door Sedan Automatic w/Leather EX 23 30 $20,325 $22,850
4-Door Sedan Automatic V6 W/Leather EX 20 28 $21,614 $24,300
4-Door Sedan ULEV Automatic LX 23 30 $17,073 $19,190
4-Door Sedan ULEV Automatic w/ABS LX 23 30 $17,606 $19,790
4-Door Sedan GL Automatic (CA/NE)
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan Manual GL 24 31 $15,059 $16,700
4-Door Sedan Automatic GL 22 28 $15,059 $16,700
4-Door Sedan TDI Manual GL 42 49 $16,581 $17,995
4-Door Sedan TDI Automatic GL 34 45 $16,581 $17,995
4-Door Sedan Manual GLS 24 31 $15,907 $17,650
4-Door Sedan Automatic GLS 22 28 $15,907 $17,650
4-Door Sedan TDI Manual GLS 42 49 $17,225 $18,700
4-Door Sedan TDI Automatic GLS 34 45 $17,225 $18,700
4-Door Sedan V6 Manual GLS 19 28 $17,961 $19,950
4-Door Sedan V6 Automatic GLS 19 26 $17,961 $19,950
4-Door Sedan V6 Manual GLX 19 28 $21,132 $23,500
4-Door Sedan V6 Automatic GLX 19 26 $21,132 $23,500
Pricing
Invoice Price
$13,527
$15,059
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$15,200
$16,700
Monthly Payment Estimate
$253 / month
$278 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 25 mpg 22 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 31 mpg 28 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Midsize Compact
Interior Dimensions
Second Shoulder Room (in) 56.1 52.9
Front Leg Room (in) 42.1 41.3
Front Hip Room (in) 54.9 - TBD -
Second Leg Room (in) 37.9 33.3
Front Head Room (in) 40.0 38.7
Passenger Volume (ft³) 101.7 88
Second Hip Room (in) 54.1 - TBD -
Front Shoulder Room (in) 56.9 53.7
Second Head Room (in) 37.6 37.2
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Exterior Dimensions
Height, Overall (in) 56.9 56.9
Track Width, Rear (in) 60.4 58.8
Wheelbase (in) 106.9 98.9
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 70.3 68.3
Track Width, Front (in) 61.2 59.6
Min Ground Clearance (in) 6.2 - TBD -
Length, Overall (in) 188.8 172.3
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 14.1 13.0
Brakes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) NA 9.1 x 0.35
Brake Type Power Pwr-Assisted
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 8.66 x 1.38 NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.2 X 0.91 11.0 x 0.89
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes NA
Brake ABS System NA Four-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) NA Yes
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 17.1 14.5
Steering
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 36.4 35.8
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.11 3.0
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 16.09 15.6
Tires
Spare Tire Size Compact P195/65HR15
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size P195/70R14 P195/65HR15
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size P195/70R14 P195/65HR15
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) N/A N/A
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
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2888 2902
Wheels
Rear Wheel Material Steel Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 14 X 5.5 15 x 6.0
Front Wheel Material Steel Steel
Spare Wheel Material - TBD - Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 14 X 5.5 15 x 6.0
Spare Wheel Size (in) - TBD - 15 x 6.0
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 7.4 5.8
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 80 90
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - - TBD -
Engine
Fuel System PGM-FI SMPI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 145 @ 4700 122 @ 2600
Engine Order Code NA NA
Displacement 2.3L/138 2.0L/121
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 135 @ 5400 115 @ 5200
Engine Type Gas I4 Gas I4
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 31 28
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 25 22
Transmission
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.903 0.74
Trans Description Cont. Manual Automatic w/OD,
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.285 2.71
Clutch Size (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.193 1.00
Trans Type 5 4
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.685 NA
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Trans Description Cont. Again NA Electronic
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Front-Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.000 2.88
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.777 1.44
Trans Order Code NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 4.062 4.43
Summary
Body Style 4 Door Sedan 4 Door Sedan GL
Vehicle Name Honda Accord Sdn Volkswagen New Jetta
Suspension
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) NA Torsion-Beam
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front Double Wishbone Independent
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) NA - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs MacPherson Strut
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 0.91 - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear Double Wishbone Independent
 
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