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Selected Style 4-Door Sedan Manual
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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 GL 20 27 $14,650 $16,349
4-Door Sedan Automatic V6 GL 18 24 $15,546 $17,349
4-Door Sedan Automatic V6 GLS 18 24 $16,240 $18,549
4-Door Sedan CE Manual
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan Manual CE 23 31 $14,568 $16,448
4-Door Sedan Automatic CE 23 30 $15,277 $17,248
4-Door Sedan V6 Manual CE 20 28 $17,103 $19,308
4-Door Sedan Automatic LE 23 30 $17,446 $19,928
4-Door Sedan Automatic XLE 23 30 $19,152 $21,878
4-Door Sedan V6 Automatic LE 20 28 $19,469 $22,238
4-Door Sedan V6 Automatic XLE 20 28 $21,088 $24,088
Pricing
Invoice Price
$13,368
$14,568
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$14,749
$16,448
Monthly Payment Estimate
$246 / month
$274 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 21 mpg 23 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 28 mpg 31 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Mid-Size Mid-Size
Interior Dimensions
Second Hip Room (in) 57.1 54.1
Front Shoulder Room (in) 58.2 56.2
Second Head Room (in) 37.7 37.6
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Second Shoulder Room (in) 56.4 56.1
Front Leg Room (in) 43.3 43.5
Front Hip Room (in) 57.9 54.0
Second Leg Room (in) 36.6 35.5
Front Head Room (in) 38.5 38.6
Passenger Volume (ft³) 101.3 96.9
Exterior Dimensions
Track Width, Front (in) 59.6 61.1
Min Ground Clearance (in) 6.3 5.3
Length, Overall (in) 185.0 188.5
Height, Overall (in) 55.3 55.4
Track Width, Rear (in) 59.1 59.9
Wheelbase (in) 106.3 105.2
Liftover Height (in) 27.1 24.8
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 69.7 70.1
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 13.2 14.1
Brakes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.12 x .87 10.0 x 1.1
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Brake ABS System NA NA
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 9.0 x - TBD -
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 17.2 18.5
Steering
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - 37.7
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 15.7 17.4
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 34.6 35.4
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Power Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.06 3.1
Tires
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size P195/70R14 P195/70R14
Spare Tire Size Compact P195/70R14
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size P195/70R14 P195/70R14
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) N/A N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) - TBD - 2000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) N/A N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) - TBD - 200
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2935 2998
Wheels
Spare Wheel Material Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 14 x 5 14 x 5.5
Spare Wheel Size (in) Compact 14 x 5.5
Rear Wheel Material Steel Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 14 x 5 14 x 5.5
Front Wheel Material Steel Steel
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 11.6 7.3
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 550 582
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 75 80
Engine
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 137 @ 6000 133 @ 5200
Engine Type Gas I4 Gas 4-Cyl
Fuel System EFI EFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 129 @ 4000 147 @ 4400
Engine Order Code NA NA
Displacement 2.0L/122 2.2L/134
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 21 23
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 28 31
Transmission
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.756 0.73
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.083 3.15
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.947 1.96
Trans Order Code NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 4.322 3.94
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.939 0.95
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD Manual w/OD
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.083 3.54
Clutch Size (in) - TBD - 3.94
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.285 1.25
Trans Type 5 5
Summary
Vehicle Name Hyundai Sonata Toyota Camry
Body Style 4 Door Sedan 4 Door Sedan
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear Independent MacPherson Strut
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 - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) Macpherson Strut NA
 
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