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Selected Style 4-Door Sedan Manual GLS
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan Manual GLS 28 37 $14,154 $14,545
4-Door Sedan Automatic GLS 28 37 $15,109 $15,545
5-Door HB Manual GS 28 37 $14,393 $14,795
5-Door HB Automatic GS 28 37 $15,539 $15,995
5-Door HB Manual SE 28 37 $15,635 $16,095
5-Door HB Automatic SE 28 37 $16,590 $17,095
4-Door Sedan S
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan Titanium 29 39 $16,555 $17,200
5-Door HB Titanium 29 39 $17,518 $18,200
4-Door Sedan S S 29 39 $12,705 $13,200
4-Door Sedan SE 29 39 $14,630 $15,200
5-Door HB S 29 39 $13,668 $14,200
5-Door HB SE 29 39 $15,593 $16,200
Pricing
Invoice Price
$14,154
$12,705
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$14,545
$13,200
Monthly Payment Estimate
$242 / month
$220 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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TCC Rating
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TCC's Bottom Line The 2013 Hyundai Accent is one of the best-equipped small cars, and it gets very good gas mileage, but it's not quite as exciting to drive as it looks. Small cars don't need to be bland--the 2013 Ford Fiesta proves that with a saucy look and pert handling.
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 28 mpg 29 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 37 mpg 39 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Compact Cars Subcompact
Number of Passenger Doors - 4
Interior Dimensions
Front Hip Room (in) 51.300 50.600
Second Leg Room (in) 33.300 31.200
Front Head Room (in) 39.900 39.100
Second Hip Room (in) 47.200 49.200
Front Shoulder Room (in) 53.700 52.700
Passenger Volume (ft³) 89.700 85.100
Second Head Room (in) 37.200 37.100
Second Shoulder Room (in) 53.400 49.000
Front Leg Room (in) 41.800 42.200
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Exterior Dimensions
Wheelbase (in) 101.200 98.000
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 66.900 67.800
Track Width, Front (in) 59.300 57.700
Min Ground Clearance (in) 5.500 - TBD -
Length, Overall (in) 172.000 173.600
Height, Overall (in) 57.100 58.000
Track Width, Rear (in) 59.500 57.700
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 13.700 12.800
Brakes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) - TBD - 7.900 x - TBD -
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) - TBD - 10.200 x - TBD -
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) NA NA
Brake Type Pwr Pwr
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 11.400 12.000
Steering
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.900 - TBD -
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 14.900 14.300
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 34.100 34.400
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Electric Rack & Pinion
Tires
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size P175/70R14 P185/60R15
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size P175/70R14 P185/60R15
Spare Tire Size NA Compact
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2396 2578
Wheels
Front Wheel Material Steel Steel
Spare Wheel Material NA Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 14 x 5.0 15 x - TBD -
Spare Wheel Size (in) NA Compact
Rear Wheel Material Steel Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 14 x 5.0 15 x - TBD -
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 5.700 4.800
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 90 - TBD -
Engine
Engine Type Gas I4 Gas I4
Fuel System Direct Injection Electronic Fuel Injection
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 123 @ 4850 112 @ 5000
Engine Order Code NA 99J
Displacement 1.6L/97 1.6L/97
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 138 @ 6300 120 @ 6350
Mileage
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG) 32 33
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 37 39
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 28 29
Transmission
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.640 4.070
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.030 0.950
Trans Description Cont. Manual Manual
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.770 NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.760 3.850
Clutch Size (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.280 1.280
Trans Type 6 5
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.890 0.760
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.540 3.610
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.040 2.040
Trans Order Code NA NA
Eighth Gear Ratio (:1) - NA
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) - NA
Summary
Body Style Sedan Sedan
Vehicle Name Hyundai Accent Ford Fiesta
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut MacPherson Strut
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) NA NA
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 0.900 0.900
Suspension Type - Rear Torsion Beam Twist Beam
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs w/Coil Springs
Emissions
Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year 5.8 5.6
EPA Greenhouse Gas Score - TBD - 8
Crash Test Ratings
Overall Rating
Overall Frontal Barrier Crash Rating
Frontal Barrier Crash Rating Driver
Frontal Barrier Crash Rating Passenger
Overall Side Crash Rating
Side Barrier Rating
Side Barrier Rating Driver
Side Barrier Rating Passenger Rear Seat
Side Pole Rating Driver Front Seat
Combined Side Rating Front Seat
Combined Side Rating Rear Seat
Rollover Rating
 
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