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Selected Style DX Manual
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
Manual DX 25 32 $13,714 $15,400
Automatic DX 23 30 $14,425 $16,200
Manual w/Side Airbags DX 25 32 $13,937 $15,650
Automatic w/Side Airbags DX 23 30 $14,648 $16,450
Automatic VP 23 30 $15,314 $17,200
Automatic w/Side Airbags VP 23 30 $15,536 $17,450
Manual LX 26 32 $16,727 $18,790
Manual ULEV LX 26 32 $16,727 $18,790
Manual w/Side Airbags LX 26 32 $16,949 $19,040
Manual ULEV w/Side Airbags LX 26 32 $16,949 $19,040
Automatic LX 23 30 $17,438 $19,590
Automatic ULEV LX 23 30 $17,438 $19,590
Automatic w/Side Airbags LX 23 30 $17,660 $19,840
Automatic ULEV w/Side Airbags LX 23 30 $17,660 $19,840
Automatic w/ABS LX 23 30 $18,326 $20,590
Automatic ULEV w/ABS LX 23 30 $18,326 $20,590
Automatic w/ABS-Side Airbags LX 23 30 $18,549 $20,840
Automatic ULEV w/ABS-Side Airbags LX 23 30 $18,549 $20,840
Automatic V6 LX 20 28 $19,935 $22,400
Manual EX 26 32 $19,046 $21,400
Manual ULEV EX 26 32 $19,046 $21,400
Automatic EX 23 30 $19,757 $22,200
Automatic ULEV EX 23 30 $19,757 $22,200
Manual EX w/Leather 26 32 $20,068 $22,550
Manual ULEV EX w/Leather 26 32 $20,068 $22,550
Automatic EX w/Leather 23 30 $20,779 $23,350
Automatic ULEV EX w/Leather 23 30 $20,779 $23,350
Automatic SULEV EX w/Leather 23 30 $20,779 $23,350
Automatic V6 EX w/Leather 20 28 $22,334 $25,100
4-Door Sedan LX
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan LX 20 27 $17,356 $18,550
4-Door Sedan SE 20 27 $17,868 $19,325
4-Door Sedan SES 20 27 $18,781 $20,340
4-Door Sedan SEL 18 27 $20,118 $21,825
4-Door Wagon SE 18 26 $18,907 $20,480
Pricing
Invoice Price
$13,714
$17,356
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$15,400
$18,550
Monthly Payment Estimate
$257 / month
$309 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 25 mpg 20 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 32 mpg 27 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Midsize Mid-Size
Interior Dimensions
Second Head Room (in) 37.6 38.1
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Second Shoulder Room (in) 56.1 56.6
Front Leg Room (in) 42.1 42.2
Front Hip Room (in) 54.9 54.5
Second Leg Room (in) 37.9 38.9
Front Head Room (in) 40.0 40.0
Passenger Volume (ft³) 101.7 104.7
Second Hip Room (in) 54.1 55.7
Front Shoulder Room (in) 56.9 57.3
Exterior Dimensions
Min Ground Clearance (in) 6.2 5.4
Length, Overall (in) 189.4 197.6
Height, Overall (in) 56.9 57.8
Track Width, Rear (in) 60.4 62.1
Wheelbase (in) 106.9 108.5
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - 26.0
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 70.3 73.0
Track Width, Front (in) 61.2 61.6
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 14.1 17.0
Brakes
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) 8.6 x 1.38 8.9 x 1.5
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.2 x 0.91 10.9 x 1.0
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Brake ABS System NA NA
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 17.1 18.0
Steering
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 16.09 17.0
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 36.4 39.7
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Power Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.11 2.68
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Tires
Front Tire Size P195/70R14 P215/60R16
Spare Tire Size Compact T135/70D16
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size P195/70R14 P215/60R16
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA 1250
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA 125
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2943 3326
Wheels
Spare Wheel Size (in) - TBD - 16 x 4
Rear Wheel Material Steel Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 14 X 5.5 16 x 6
Front Wheel Material Steel Steel
Spare Wheel Material - TBD - Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 14 X 5.5 16 x 6
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 7.4 11.6
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 80 115
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - 600
Engine
Engine Type Gas I4 Gas V6
Fuel System PGM-FI SMPI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 145 @ 4700 185 @ 3950
Engine Order Code NA 99U
Displacement 2.3L/137 3.0L/181
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 135 @ 5400 155 @ 4900
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 32 27
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 25 20
Transmission
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.807 1.54
Trans Order Code NA 44L
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 4.062 3.77
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.903 0.69
Trans Description Cont. Manual Automatic w/OD,
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.285 2.77
Clutch Size (in) - TBD - NA
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 2.26
Summary
Body Style 4 Door Sedan 4 Door Sedan
Vehicle Name Honda Accord Sdn Ford Taurus
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 0.91 .81
Suspension Type - Rear Double Wishbone Quadralink
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) NA w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - 22.1
Suspension Type - Front Double Wishbone MacPherson Strut
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) NA .73
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - 22.1
 
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