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Selected Style 5-Door Wagon LX Manual
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
5-Door Wagon Manual LX 23 28 $16,868 $19,090
5-Door Wagon Automatic LX 21 26 $17,575 $19,890
5-Door Wagon Automatic VTEC EX 23 29 $19,908 $22,530
4-Door Sedan Manual
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan Manual 24 32 $10,117 $11,099
4-Door Sedan Automatic 23 31 $10,842 $11,899
4-Door Sedan Manual GLS 24 32 $11,181 $12,549
4-Door Sedan Automatic GLS 23 31 $11,906 $13,349
4-Door Wagon Manual 24 32 $10,938 $11,999
4-Door Wagon Automatic 22 31 $11,663 $12,799
4-Door Wagon Automatic GLS 22 31 $12,472 $13,999
Pricing
Invoice Price
$16,868
$10,117
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$19,090
$11,099
Monthly Payment Estimate
$318 / month
$185 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 23 mpg 24 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 28 mpg 32 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Small Station Wagon Compact
Interior Dimensions
Second Hip Room (in) 51.4 54.5
Front Shoulder Room (in) 55.7 54.7
Second Head Room (in) 39.0 37.6
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Second Shoulder Room (in) 54.3 53.5
Front Leg Room (in) 42.7 43.2
Front Hip Room (in) 52.6 52.4
Second Leg Room (in) 34.1 34.6
Front Head Room (in) 39.8 38.6
Passenger Volume (ft³) 96.6 93.6
Exterior Dimensions
Track Width, Front (in) 59.6 57.7
Min Ground Clearance (in) 6.3 6.2
Length, Overall (in) 188.4 174.0
Rear Door Opening Width (in) - TBD - -
Height, Overall (in) 56.0 54.9
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - 22.7
Track Width, Rear (in) 59.1 57.1
Wheelbase (in) 106.9 100.4
Rear Door Opening Height (in) - TBD - -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 70.1 66.9
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) - TBD - -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in) - TBD - -
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³) 63.3 -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in) NA -
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³) NA -
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) - TBD - -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in) - TBD - -
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³) 25.7 -
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in) - TBD - -
Trunk Volume (ft³) - 11.4
Brakes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.0 x 0.98 9.52 x .75
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 Pwr-Assisted
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 8.66 x 1.38 7.09 x - TBD -
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 17.0 14.5
Steering
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall - TBD - 14.81
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 36.1 32.5
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.11 3.02
Tires
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size P195/60R15 P175/65R14
Spare Tire Size Compact Compact
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size P195/60R15 P175/60R14
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA 1500
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA 150
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3053 2458
Wheels
Spare Wheel Material - TBD - Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 15 x 5.5 14 x 5.0
Spare Wheel Size (in) - TBD - Compact
Rear Wheel Material Steel Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 15 x 5.5 14 x 5.0
Front Wheel Material Steel Steel
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 7.3 6.3
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 80 75
Engine
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 130 @ 5300 130 @ 6000
Engine Type Gas I4 Gas I4
Fuel System PGM-FI EFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 139 @ 4200 122 @ 5000
Engine Order Code NA NA
Displacement 2.2L/132 1.8L/109
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 23 24
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 28 32
Transmission
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.685 0.878
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.000 3.250
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.809 1.950
Trans Order Code NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 4.266 3.650
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.903 1.061
Trans Description Cont. Manual Manual w/OD,
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.307 3.462
Clutch Size (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.185 1.393
Trans Type 5 5
Summary
Vehicle Name Honda Accord Wgn Hyundai Elantra
Body Style 4 Door Wagon 4 Door Sedan
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 0.87 - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear Independent Independent
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs Multi-Link
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front Independent Independent
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) NA - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs MacPherson Strut
 
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