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Selected Style 3-Door HB Coupe L Manual
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Trim

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
3-Door HB Coupe Manual L 28 36 $8,622 $9,099
3-Door HB Coupe Manual GS 28 36 $9,176 $9,899
3-Door HB Coupe Automatic GS 27 35 $9,860 $10,654
4-Door Sedan Manual GL 28 36 $9,547 $10,299
4-Door Sedan Automatic GL 27 35 $10,231 $11,054
3-Door HB Coupe Manual Gsi 28 36 $9,918 $10,699
3-Door HB Coupe Automatic Gsi 27 35 $10,602 $11,454
4-Door Sedan DX Automatic
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan Manual DX 30 37 $11,473 $12,145
4-Door Sedan Manual LX 30 37 $12,516 $13,545
4-Door Sedan Manual ES 26 32 $13,974 $15,295
4-Door Sedan Automatic DX 25 32 $11,473 $12,145
4-Door Sedan Automatic LX 25 32 $12,516 $13,545
4-Door Sedan Automatic ES 23 30 $13,974 $15,295
Pricing
Invoice Price
$8,622
$11,473
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$9,099
$12,145
Monthly Payment Estimate
$152 / month
$202 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 28 mpg 25 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 36 mpg 32 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Compact Compact
Interior Dimensions
Second Shoulder Room (in) 52.4 53.6
Front Leg Room (in) 42.6 42.2
Front Hip Room (in) 53.5 50.5
Second Leg Room (in) 32.7 35.6
Front Head Room (in) 38.7 39.2
Passenger Volume (ft³) 88.0 95.5
Second Hip Room (in) 51.8 53.6
Front Shoulder Room (in) 52.8 54.3
Second Head Room (in) 37.8 37.4
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Exterior Dimensions
Height, Overall (in) 54.9 54.4
Track Width, Rear (in) 55.5 57.5
Wheelbase (in) 94.5 102.6
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 63.8 67.3
Track Width, Front (in) 55.9 57.5
Min Ground Clearance (in) - TBD - 5.91
Length, Overall (in) 161.5 174.8
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down (ft³) - TBD - -
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Up (ft³) 16.1 -
Trunk Volume (ft³) - 15.1
Brakes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) NA NA
Brake Type Pwr-Assisted Power
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 7.1 x - TBD - 7.87 x 1.38
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 9.52 x .75 9.25 x 0.87
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Brake ABS System NA NA
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 11.9 14.5
Steering
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.9 3.0
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) 33.79 - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 19.46 17.0
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 31.8 33.5
Tires
Spare Tire Size T105/70R14 T115/70D14
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size P155/80R13 P175/70SR13
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size P155/80R13 P175/70SR13
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) N/A NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) N/A NA
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) N/A NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) N/A NA
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2101 2478
Wheels
Rear Wheel Size (in) 13 x 4.5 13 x 5
Front Wheel Material Steel Steel
Spare Wheel Material - TBD - Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 13 x 4.5 13 x 5
Spare Wheel Size (in) 4 x 14 14 x 4
Rear Wheel Material Steel Steel
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 6.3 6.3
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 75 70
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 380 306
Engine
Fuel System EFI MPI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 97 @ 4000 96 @ 4000
Engine Order Code NA NA
Displacement 1.5L/91 1.5L/91
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 92 @ 5500 92 @ 5500
Engine Type Gas I4 Gas I4
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 36 32
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 28 25
Transmission
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.462 2.800
Clutch Size (in) 7.87 NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.370 1.000
Trans Type 5 AT1
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.838 NA
Trans Description Cont. Again NA Electronic
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.250 2.333
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.053 1.540
Trans Order Code NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.842 4.058
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.031 0.700
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD Automatic
Summary
Body Style 3 Door Hatchback Coupe 4 Door Sedan
Vehicle Name Hyundai Accent Mazda Protege
Suspension
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs w/Twin Links
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front Independent Independent
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) .63 NA
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) MacPherson Strut w/Lower Control Arms
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) .83 0.94
Suspension Type - Rear Multi-Link Independent
 
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