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Selected Style 99B 3-Door HB Coupe L Manual
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
99A 3-Door HB Coupe Manual L 28 37 $8,610 $8,999
99A 3-Door HB Coupe Manual GS 28 37 $9,265 $9,899
99A 3-Door HB Coupe Automatic GS 26 36 $9,997 $10,699
99A 4-Door Sedan Manual GL 28 37 $9,265 $9,899
99A 4-Door Sedan Automatic GL 26 36 $9,997 $10,699
99B 3-Door HB Coupe Manual L 28 37 $8,371 $8,749
99B 3-Door HB Coupe Manual GS 28 37 $8,891 $9,499
99B 3-Door HB Coupe Automatic GS 26 36 $9,440 $10,099
99B 4-Door Sedan Manual GL 28 37 $8,891 $9,499
99B 4-Door Sedan Automatic GL 26 36 $9,440 $10,099
2-Door HB GL Manual (CA/NE)
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door HB Manual GL 24 31 $13,753 $14,900
2-Door HB Automatic GL 22 28 $13,753 $14,900
2-Door HB TDI Manual GL 42 49 $14,937 $16,195
2-Door HB TDI Automatic GL 34 45 $14,937 $16,195
4-Door HB Manual GLS 24 31 $15,078 $16,350
4-Door HB Automatic GLS 22 28 $15,078 $16,350
4-Door HB TDI Manual GLS 42 49 $16,037 $17,400
4-Door HB TDI Automatic GLS 34 45 $16,037 $17,400
Pricing
Invoice Price
$8,371
$13,753
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$8,749
$14,900
Monthly Payment Estimate
$146 / month
$248 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 28 mpg 24 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 37 mpg 31 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Subcompact Compact
Interior Dimensions
Second Leg Room (in) 32.7 33.3
Front Head Room (in) 38.7 38.5
Passenger Volume (ft³) 88.0 88.0
Second Hip Room (in) 51.8 - TBD -
Front Shoulder Room (in) 52.8 53.7
Second Head Room (in) 37.8 37.7
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Second Shoulder Room (in) 52.4 51.7
Front Leg Room (in) 42.6 41.3
Front Hip Room (in) 53.5 - TBD -
Exterior Dimensions
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 63.8 68.3
Track Width, Front (in) 55.9 59.6
Min Ground Clearance (in) - TBD - 3.9
Length, Overall (in) 161.5 163.3
Height, Overall (in) 54.9 56.7
Track Width, Rear (in) 55.5 58.8
Wheelbase (in) 94.5 98.9
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down (ft³) 31.7 - TBD -
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Up (ft³) 16 18.0
Brakes
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 9.52 x .75 11.3 x 0.87
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes NA
Brake ABS System NA Four-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) NA Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) NA 9.1 x 0.35
Brake Type Pwr-Assisted Pwr-Assisted
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 7.1 x - TBD - NA
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 11.9 14.5
Steering
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.9 3.2
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) 33.79 - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 14.80 15.8
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 31.8 35.1
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Tires
Rear Tire Size P155/80R13 P195/65R15
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size P155/80R13 P195/65R15
Spare Tire Size Compact P195/65R15
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA N/A
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA N/A
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA N/A
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2088 2723
Wheels
Front Wheel Material Aluminum Steel
Spare Wheel Material Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 13 x 4.5 15 x 6
Spare Wheel Size (in) Compact 15 x 6
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 13 x 4.5 15 x 6
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 6.3 5.8
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 380 - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 75 90
Engine
Displacement 1.5L/91 2.0L/121
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 92 @ 5500 115 @ 5200
Engine Type Gas I4 Gas I4
Fuel System EFI SMPI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 97 @ 4000 122 @ 2600
Engine Order Code NA NA
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 28 24
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 37 31
Transmission
Clutch Size (in) 7.87 - TBD -
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.370 1.36
Trans Type 5 5
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.838 0.84
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Front-Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.250 3.06
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.053 2.12
Trans Order Code NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.842 4.24
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.031 1.03
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD Manual w/OD
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.462 3.78
Summary
Vehicle Name Hyundai Accent Volkswagen New Golf
Body Style 3 Door Hatchback Coupe 2 Door Hatchback GL
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) .63 0.79
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) MacPherson Strut MacPherson Strut
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) .83 0.71
Suspension Type - Rear Multi-Link Independent
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs Torsion Beam
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front Independent Independent
 
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