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Selected Style 4-Door Sedan 2.4L SE PZEV
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan PZEV 2.4L Limited 24 35 $25,082 $26,525
4-Door Sedan 2.4L Limited 24 35 $25,082 $26,525
4-Door Sedan 2.4L SE 25 37 $20,295 $21,150
4-Door Sedan PZEV 2.4L SE 25 37 $20,295 $21,150
4-Door Sedan 2.4L Sport 24 35 $22,083 $23,175
4-Door Sedan PZEV 2.4L Sport 24 35 $22,083 $23,175
4-Door Sedan w/Brown Seats PZEV 2.4L Limited 24 35 $25,082 $26,525
4-Door Sedan 2.0T Sport 23 32 $26,846 $28,575
4-Door Sedan w/Brown Seats 2.4L Limited 24 35 $25,082 $26,525
4-Door Sedan w/Gray Accents 2.0T Sport 23 32 $26,846 $28,575
4-Door Sedan 1.6T Eco 28 38 $22,293 $23,275
4-Door Sedan S FWD
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan FWD S 22 34 $20,488 $21,970
4-Door Sedan FWD SE 22 34 $22,079 $23,935
4-Door Sedan FWD Titanium 22 33 $28,229 $30,600
4-Door Sedan AWD Titanium 22 31 $30,074 $32,600
4-Door Sedan FWD Titanium Hybrid 44 41 $30,074 $32,600
4-Door Sedan FWD SE Hybrid 44 41 $25,166 $27,280
4-Door Sedan FWD S Hybrid 44 41 $24,497 $26,270
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TCC's Bottom Line The 2015 Hyundai Sonata blends in better than ever in the top tier of family sedans. The 2014 Ford Fusion has stunning good looks, satisfying performance, and top-notch safety and fuel economy--all without skimping on the interior space and ride comfort that really means something to mid-size sedan shoppers.
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 25 mpg 22 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 37 mpg 34 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Large Cars Mid-Size Cars
Interior Dimensions
Second Leg Room (in) 35.6 38.3
Front Head Room (in) 40.4 39.2
Second Hip Room (in) 56.1 54.4
Front Shoulder Room (in) 57.9 57.8
Passenger Volume (ft³) 106.1 102.8
Second Head Room (in) 38 37.8
Second Shoulder Room (in) 56.5 56.9
Front Leg Room (in) 45.5 44.3
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Front Hip Room (in) 55.3 55
Exterior Dimensions
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 73.4 72.9
Track Width, Front (in) 63.5 62.7
Min Ground Clearance (in) 5.3 -
Length, Overall (in) 191.1 191.7
Height, Overall (in) 58.1 58.1
Track Width, Rear (in) 63.8 62.4
Wheelbase (in) 110.4 112.2
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 16.3 16
Brakes
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 12 11.8
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.2 11.9
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA NA
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 18.5 16.5
Steering
Steering Type Rack-Pinion Rack-Pinion
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 35.8 37.6
Tires
Spare Tire Size NA Compact
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size P205/65HR16 P215/60HR16
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size P205/65HR16 P215/60HR16
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3252 3431
Wheels
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 X 6.5 16 X 6.5
Front Wheel Material Aluminum Steel
Spare Wheel Material NA Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 X 6.5 16 X 6.5
Spare Wheel Size (in) NA Compact
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 150 -
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - 500
Engine
Engine Type Regular Unleaded I-4 Regular Unleaded I-4
Fuel System Direct Gasoline Injection Sequential MPI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 178 @ 4000 175 @ 4500
Engine Order Code NA 997
Displacement 2.4 L/144 2.5 L/152
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 185 @ 6000 175 @ 6000
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 25 (Est) 22
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG) 29 (Est) 26
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 37 (Est) 34
Transmission
Trans Order Code NA 44W
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.39 1.45
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD Automatic w/OD
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.77 0.75
First Gear Ratio (:1) 4.21 4.58
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 2.88 3.07
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.80 1.91
Trans Type 6 6
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00 1.00
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.38 2.94
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.64 2.96
Summary
Body Style Sedan Sedan
Vehicle Name Hyundai Sonata Ford Fusion
Suspension
Suspension Type - Rear Multi-Link Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) Multi-Link Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Front Strut Strut
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) Strut Strut
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) - 100
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) - 150
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) - 1000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) - 1000
Emissions
Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year - 7.0 (Est)
Crash Test Ratings
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Side Barrier Rating Passenger Rear Seat
Side Pole Rating Driver Front Seat
Combined Side Rating Front Seat
Combined Side Rating Rear Seat
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