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Selected Style 4-Door Sedan Manual
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Body Style

Transmission

Engine

Trim

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan Manual 21 28 $13,368 $14,749
4-Door Sedan Automatic 20 27 $14,159 $15,549
4-Door Sedan Automatic V6 GLS 18 24 $16,240 $18,549
4-Door Sedan Automatic V6 GL 18 24 $15,546 $17,349
4-Door Sedan Automatic GL 20 27 $14,650 $16,349
4-Door Sedan Base
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Other

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan Base 26 37 $13,771 $14,990
4-Door Sedan ES 26 37 $15,369 $16,785
Pricing
Invoice Price
$13,368
$13,771
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$14,749
$14,990
Monthly Payment Estimate
$246 / month
$250 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 21 mpg 26 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 28 mpg 37 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Mid-Size Mid-size
Interior Dimensions
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Second Shoulder Room (in) 56.4 54.7
Front Leg Room (in) 43.3 42.3
Front Hip Room (in) 57.9 52.8
Second Leg Room (in) 36.6 38.1
Front Head Room (in) 38.5 38.1
Passenger Volume (ft³) 101.3 95.9
Second Hip Room (in) 57.1 52.7
Front Shoulder Room (in) 58.2 55.2
Second Head Room (in) 37.7 36.8
Exterior Dimensions
Height, Overall (in) 55.3 54.1
Track Width, Rear (in) 59.1 60.2
Wheelbase (in) 106.3 108.0
Liftover Height (in) 27.1 25.1
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 69.7 71.0
Track Width, Front (in) 59.6 60.2
Min Ground Clearance (in) 6.3 5.6
Length, Overall (in) 185.0 186.0
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 13.2 15.7
Brakes
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) NA NA
Brake Type Pwr-Assisted Power
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 9.0 x 1.7 7.9 x 1.3
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.12 x .87 10.2 x 0.9
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Brake ABS System NA NA
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 17.2 16.0
Steering
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 34.6 37.0
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.06 3.1
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - 38.6
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 15.7 17.5
Tires
Spare Tire Size Compact T125/70D14
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size P195/70R14 P195/70R14
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size P195/70R14 P195/70R14
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) N/A NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) - TBD - 100
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) N/A NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) - TBD - 1000
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2935 2911
Wheels
Rear Wheel Material Steel Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 14 x 5 14 x 6
Front Wheel Material Steel Steel
Spare Wheel Material Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 14 x 5 14 x 6
Spare Wheel Size (in) Compact 15 x 4
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 11.6 8.5
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 75 90
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 550 510
Engine
Fuel System EFI SMPI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 129 @ 4000 129 @ 5000
Engine Order Code NA ECB
Displacement 2.0L/122 2.0L/122
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 137 @ 6000 132 @ 6000
Engine Type Gas I4 Gas I4
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 28 37
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 21 26
Transmission
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 4.322 2.83
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.939 1.03
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD Manual
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.083 3.54
Clutch Size (in) - TBD - 9.0
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.285 1.36
Trans Type 5 5
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.756 0.72
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.083 3.42
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.947 2.13
Trans Order Code NA DD5
Summary
Body Style 4 Door Sedan 4 Door Sedan Base
Vehicle Name Hyundai Sonata Dodge Stratus
Suspension
Suspension Type - Rear Independent Independent SLA
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) Multi-Link NA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - 30.1
Suspension Type - Front Independent Independent SLA
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) - TBD - 0.55
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) Macpherson Strut NA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - 30.1
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD - 1.22
 
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