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Selected Style Classic 3-Door HB CX Manual
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
Classic 3-Door HB Manual CX 32 37 $10,062 $10,650
Classic 3-Door HB Automatic CX 29 35 $11,005 $11,650
Classic 3-Door HB Manual DX 32 37 $10,936 $12,100
Classic 2-Door Coupe Manual DX 32 37 $11,369 $12,580
Classic 4-Door Sedan Manual DX 32 37 $11,554 $12,785
Classic 3-Door HB Automatic DX 29 35 $11,658 $12,900
Classic 2-Door Coupe Automatic DX 29 35 $12,091 $13,380
Classic 2-Door Coupe Manual HX 35 43 $12,109 $13,400
Classic 4-Door Sedan Automatic DX 29 35 $12,276 $13,585
Classic 2-Door Coupe CVT HX 34 38 $13,011 $14,400
Classic 4-Door Sedan Automatic VP 32 37 $13,219 $14,630
Classic 4-Door Sedan Manual LX 32 37 $13,132 $14,830
Classic 2-Door Coupe Manual EX 29 35 $13,959 $15,450
Classic 4-Door Sedan Automatic LX 29 35 $13,854 $15,630
Classic 2-Door Coupe Automatic EX 28 35 $14,680 $16,250
Classic 4-Door Sedan Manual EX 29 35 $15,113 $16,730
Classic 2-Door Coupe A Automatic w/ABS EX 28 35 $15,222 $16,850
Classic 2-Door Coupe Manual Si 26 31 $15,758 $17,445
Classic 4-Door Sedan Automatic EX 28 35 $15,835 $17,530
4-Door Sedan LX
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan LX 28 37 $10,769 $11,505
2-Door Coupe ZX2 "Cool" 25 33 $10,911 $11,660
4-Door Sedan SE 28 37 $12,117 $12,985
2-Door Coupe ZX2 "Hot" 25 33 $12,439 $13,340
4-Door Wagon SE 28 37 $13,209 $14,185
Pricing
Invoice Price
$10,062
$10,769
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$10,650
$11,505
Monthly Payment Estimate
$178 / month
$192 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 32 mpg 28 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 37 mpg 37 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Sub-Compact Compact
Interior Dimensions
Second Leg Room (in) 32.5 34.0
Front Head Room (in) 38.8 39.0
Passenger Volume (ft³) 86.1 87.2
Second Hip Room (in) 45.6 49.4
Front Shoulder Room (in) 52.4 51.6
Second Head Room (in) 37.2 36.7
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Second Shoulder Room (in) 51.4 52.1
Front Leg Room (in) 42.7 42.5
Front Hip Room (in) 49.8 50.2
Exterior Dimensions
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - 26.4
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 67.1 67.0
Track Width, Front (in) 58.1 56.5
Min Ground Clearance (in) 5.9 - TBD -
Length, Overall (in) 164.2 174.7
Height, Overall (in) 54.1 53.3
Track Width, Rear (in) 58.1 56.5
Wheelbase (in) 103.2 98.4
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down (ft³) 18.1 -
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Up (ft³) 13.4 -
Trunk Volume (ft³) - 12.8
Brakes
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 9.5 x .83 10.1 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
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 7.9 x 1.38 9.0 x 1.48
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 11.9 12.8
Steering
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 4.1 3.1
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 20.3 17.0
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 32.8 31.5
Steering Type Manual Rack & Pinion Power Rack & Pinion
Tires
Rear Tire Size P185/65R14 P185/65R14
Rear Tire Order Code NA T71
Front Tire Size P185/65R14 P185/65R14
Spare Tire Size Compact T115/70D14
Front Tire Order Code NA T71
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) N/A 100
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) N/A 100
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) N/A 1000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) N/A 1000
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2359 2468
Wheels
Front Wheel Material Steel Steel
Spare Wheel Material - TBD - Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 14 x 5.0 14 x 5.5
Spare Wheel Size (in) - TBD - 14 x 4
Rear Wheel Material Steel Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 14 x 5.0 14 x 5.5
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 4.4 8.45
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - 540
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 75 75
Engine
Displacement 1.6L/97.0 2.0L/121
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 106 @ 6200 110 @ 5000
Engine Type Gas I4 Gas I4
Fuel System PGM-FI SPI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 103 @ 4600 125 @ 3750
Engine Order Code NA 99P
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 32 28
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 37 37
Transmission
Clutch Size (in) - TBD - 8.86
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.172 1.23
Trans Type 5 5
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.702 0.72
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.153 3.17
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.909 1.83
Trans Order Code NA 445
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.722 3.85
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.909 0.91
Trans Description Cont. Manual Manual w/OD
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.250 3.31
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Summary
Vehicle Name Honda Civic Ford Escort
Body Style 3 Door HB 4 Door Sedan
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) NA 0.51
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - 32
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) NA 1.00
Suspension Type - Rear Independent Quadralink
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Trailing Arms w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - 30
Suspension Type - Front Independent Independent strut
 
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