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Selected Style 4-Door Sedan GLS Manual
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Emissions

Trim

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan Manual GLS 24 33 $11,873 $12,899
4-Door Sedan Automatic GLS 24 33 $12,605 $13,699
4-Door Sedan Manual GT 24 33 $13,298 $14,449
4-Door Sedan Automatic GT 24 33 $14,030 $15,249
5-Door Sedan Manual GT 24 33 $13,298 $14,449
5-Door Sedan Automatic GT 24 33 $14,030 $15,249
4-Door Sedan GLS Automatic SULEV 24 33 $12,605 $13,699
4-Door Sedan GT Automatic SULEV 24 33 $14,030 $15,249
5-Door Sedan GT Automatic SULEV 24 33 $14,030 $15,249
3-Door Coupe ZX3 Base
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Other

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
3-Door Coupe ZX3 Base 26 34 $12,035 $12,820
3-Door Coupe ZX3 Premium 26 34 $13,409 $14,315
3-Door Coupe ZX3 Pwr Premium 26 34 $14,228 $15,205
4-Door Sedan LX 27 36 $12,339 $13,150
4-Door Sedan LX Premium 27 36 $13,116 $13,995
4-Door Sedan SE 27 36 $13,875 $14,820
4-Door Sedan SE Comfort 27 36 $14,192 $15,165
4-Door Sedan w/Zetec SE Comfort 26 34 $14,427 $15,420
4-Door Sedan ZTS 26 34 $14,721 $15,740
5-Door Sedan HB ZX5 Base 26 34 $14,523 $15,525
5-Door Sedan HB ZX5 Comfort 26 34 $14,937 $15,975
5-Door Sedan HB ZX5 Premium 26 34 $15,627 $16,725
4-Door Wagon SE 25 31 $16,137 $17,280
4-Door Wagon ZTW 25 31 $16,455 $17,625
3-Door Coupe SVT 22 28 $17,339 $18,585
5-Door Sedan HB SVT 22 28 $17,799 $19,085
Pricing
Invoice Price
$11,873
$12,035
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$12,899
$12,820
Monthly Payment Estimate
$215 / month
$214 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 24 mpg 26 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 33 mpg 34 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Compact Compact
Interior Dimensions
Second Shoulder Room (in) 53.5 53.7
Front Leg Room (in) 43.2 43.1
Front Hip Room (in) 53.0 49.4
Second Leg Room (in) 35.0 37.6
Front Head Room (in) 39.6 39.3
Passenger Volume (ft³) 94 93.8
Second Hip Room (in) 55.6 49.5
Front Shoulder Room (in) 54.7 53.7
Second Head Room (in) 38.0 38.7
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Exterior Dimensions
Height, Overall (in) 56.1 56.3
Track Width, Rear (in) 58.1 58.5
Wheelbase (in) 102.7 103.0
Liftover Height (in) 25 26.1
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 67.7 66.9
Track Width, Front (in) 58.5 58.8
Min Ground Clearance (in) 6.22 - TBD -
Length, Overall (in) 171.1 168.1
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 28.3 18.6
Brakes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) NA NA
Brake Type Pwr-Assisted Pwr
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 8.00 x - TBD - - TBD -
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.1 x - TBD - - TBD -
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Brake ABS System NA NA
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 14.5 13.2
Steering
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.15 - TBD -
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 15.4 16.0
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 33.2 34.3
Tires
Spare Tire Size Compact - TBD -
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size P195/60R15 P195/60R15
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size P195/60R15 P195/60R15
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 120 100
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 1212 1000
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2635 2551
Wheels
Rear Wheel Size (in) 15 x 5.5 15 x 5.5
Front Wheel Material Steel Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material - TBD - Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 15 x 5.5 15 x 5.5
Spare Wheel Size (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Rear Wheel Material Steel Aluminum
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 6.3 - TBD -
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 80 110
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - 540
Engine
Fuel System MPI MPI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 132 @ 4500 135 @ 4500
Engine Order Code NA NA
Displacement 2.0L/120.5 2.0L/121
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 135 @ 6000 130 @ 5300
Engine Type Gas I4 Gas I4
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 33 34
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 24 26
Transmission
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.62 3.154
Clutch Size (in) NA - TBD -
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.39 1.281
Trans Type 5 5
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.84 .756
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.25 3.65
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.05 1.926
Trans Order Code NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.65 3.82
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.06 .951
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD Manual w/OD
Summary
Body Style 4 Door Sedan 2 Door Coupe
Vehicle Name Hyundai Elantra Ford Focus
Suspension
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) Multi-Link NA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front Independent MacPherson strut
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) - TBD - 0.83
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) MacPherson Strut w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD - 0.71
Suspension Type - Rear Independent SLA Control Blade
 
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