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2001 Kia Rio
2001 Nissan Sentra
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4-Door Sedan Manual
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan Manual 22 30 $8,200 $8,895
4-Door Sedan Automatic 25 30 $9,000 $9,770
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4-Door Sedan Manual XE
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan Manual XE 27 35 $11,050 $11,749
4-Door Sedan Automatic XE 26 33 $11,755 $12,499
4-Door Sedan Manual GXE 27 35 $12,434 $13,599
4-Door Sedan Automatic GXE 26 33 $13,166 $14,399
4-Door Sedan Manual SE 24 31 $13,715 $14,999
4-Door Sedan Automatic SE 24 30 $14,446 $15,799
Pricing
Invoice Price
$8,200
$11,050
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$8,895
$11,749
Monthly Payment Estimate
$148 / month
$196 / month
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
Fuel Economy
City
22 mpg 27 mpg
Highway
30 mpg 35 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification
Sub-Compact Compact
Interior Dimensions
Passenger Capacity
5 5
Second Shoulder Room (in)
53.2 52.6
Front Leg Room (in)
42.8 41.6
Front Hip Room (in)
51.6 52.1
Second Leg Room (in)
32.7 33.7
Passenger Volume (ft³)
88.3 88.5
Front Head Room (in)
39.4 39.9
Second Hip Room (in)
53.2 52.3
Front Shoulder Room (in)
53.0 52.5
Second Head Room (in)
37.6 37.0
Exterior Dimensions
Height, Overall (in)
56.7 55.5
Track Width, Rear (in)
57.1 56.5
Wheelbase (in)
94.9 99.8
Liftover Height (in)
- TBD - 25.9
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)
65.9 67.3
Track Width, Front (in)
56.4 58.3
Min Ground Clearance (in)
6.0 3.9
Length, Overall (in)
165.9 177.5
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³)
13 11.6
Brakes
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
NA NA
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
NA NA
Brake Type
Power Power
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
7.87 x - TBD - 8.0 x - TBD -
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
9.37 x 0.8 11.1 x .87
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Brake ABS System
NA NA
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
11.9 13.2
Steering
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)
30.8 34.7
Steering Type
Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering)
3.9 3.0
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft)
- TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall
- TBD - 17.6
Tires
Spare Tire Size
- TBD - T125/70D14
Front Tire Order Code
NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code
NA NA
Rear Tire Size
P175/70R13 P185/65R14
Rear Tire Order Code
NA NA
Front Tire Size
P175/70R13 P185/65R14
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
NA N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
- TBD - - TBD -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
NA N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
- TBD - - TBD -
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs)
2242 2548
Wheels
Rear Wheel Material
Steel Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in)
13 x 5.0 14 x 5.5
Front Wheel Material
Steel Steel
Spare Wheel Material
Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in)
13 x 5.0 14 x 5.5
Spare Wheel Size (in)
Compact 14 x 4.0
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts)
6.3 7.0
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
80 110
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
- TBD - 356
Engine
Fuel System
MPFI SMPI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
98 @ 4500 129 @ 2400
Engine Order Code
NA NA
Displacement
1.5L/91.1 1.8L/- TBD -
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
96 @ 5800 126 @ 6000
Engine Type
Gas I4 Gas I4
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
30 35 (Est)
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
22 27 (Est)
Transmission
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
4.17 - TBD -
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.91 0.93
Trans Description Cont.
Manual w/OD Manual w/OD
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1)
3.42 3.33
Clutch Size (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.30 1.29
Trans Type
5 5
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.74 0.76
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
NA NA
Trans Description Cont. Again
NA NA
Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1)
3.27 3.21
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
1.90 1.95
Trans Order Code
NA NA
Summary
Body Style
4dr Sedan 4 Door Sedan
Vehicle Name
Kia Rio Nissan Sentra
Suspension
Suspension Type - Rear
Semi-Indep Multi-Link Beam
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
Torsion Beam w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm)
- TBD - 25
Suspension Type - Front
Independent MacPherson Strut
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in)
- TBD - 1.41
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
MacPherson Strut w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm)
- TBD - 30
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in)
- TBD - 0.78

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