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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 $13,444 $14,749
4-Door Sedan Automatic 20 27 $14,235 $15,549
4-Door Sedan Automatic V6 GLS 18 24 $16,335 $18,549
4-Door Sedan Automatic V6 GL 18 24 $15,636 $17,349
4-Door Sedan Automatic GL 20 27 $14,735 $16,349
4-Door Sedan CE Manual
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan Automatic LE 23 30 $17,699 $20,218
4-Door Sedan V6 Automatic LE 19 27 $19,748 $22,558
4-Door Sedan Automatic XLE 23 30 $19,810 $22,628
4-Door Sedan V6 Automatic XLE 19 27 $21,771 $24,868
4-Door Sedan Manual CE 23 32 $15,003 $16,938
4-Door Sedan Automatic CE 23 30 $15,712 $17,738
4-Door Sedan V6 Manual CE 20 28 $17,563 $19,828
Pricing
Invoice Price
$13,444
$15,003
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$14,749
$16,938
Monthly Payment Estimate
$246 / month
$282 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 21 mpg 23 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 28 mpg 32 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Mid-Size Mid-Size
Interior Dimensions
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
Second Hip Room (in) 57.1 54.1
Front Shoulder Room (in) 58.2 56.2
Second Head Room (in) 37.7 37.0
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Second Shoulder Room (in) 56.4 56.1
Front Leg Room (in) 43.3 43.4
Exterior Dimensions
Track Width, Rear (in) 59.1 59.8
Wheelbase (in) 106.3 105.1
Liftover Height (in) 27.1 24.6
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 69.7 70.1
Track Width, Front (in) 59.6 60.8
Min Ground Clearance (in) 6.34 5.1
Length, Overall (in) 185.0 188.4
Height, Overall (in) 55.3 55.1
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 13.2 14.1
Brakes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 9.0 x 1.7 9.0 x - TBD -
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
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 Pwr
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 17.2 18.5
Steering
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.06 3.1
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) 20.8 37.7
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 15.7 17.4
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 34.6 36.1
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Power Rack & Pinion
Tires
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
Spare Tire Size T125/70D15 P195/70R14
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 200 200
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) N/A N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 2000 2000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) N/A N/A
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2935 2999
Wheels
Rear Wheel Size (in) 14 x 5 14 x 5.5
Front Wheel Material Steel Steel
Spare Wheel Material - TBD - Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 14 x 5 14 x 5.5
Spare Wheel Size (in) 15 x 4 14 x 5.5
Rear 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 Torque @ RPM 129 @ 4000 147 @ 4400
Engine Order Code NA NA
Displacement 2.0L/122 2.2L/132
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 137 @ 6000 133 @ 5200
Engine Type Gas I4 Gas 4-Cyl
Fuel System EFI EFI
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 28 32
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 21 23
Transmission
Clutch Size (in) 8.86 8.8
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.285 1.25
Trans Type 5 5
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.756 0.73
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
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) - NA
Summary
Vehicle Name Hyundai Sonata Toyota Camry
Body Style 4 Door Sedan 4 Door Sedan
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - 32
Suspension Type - Front Independent MacPherson Strut
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) .55 0.63
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) Macpherson Strut NA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - 32
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) .87 0.67
Suspension Type - Rear Independent MacPherson Strut
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) Multi-Link NA
 
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