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Selected Style 4-Door Sedan Manual
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Transmission

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
4-Door Sedan (SE)
Pricing
Invoice Price
$8,200
$18,795
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$8,895
$19,995
Monthly Payment Estimate
$148 / month
$333 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 22 mpg 52 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 30 mpg 45 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Sub-Compact Compact
Interior Dimensions
Front Hip Room (in) 51.6 50.7
Second Leg Room (in) 32.7 35.4
Front Head Room (in) 39.4 38.8
Passenger Volume (ft³) 88.3 88.6
Second Hip Room (in) 53.2 51.9
Front Shoulder Room (in) 53.0 52.8
Second Head Room (in) 37.6 37.1
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Second Shoulder Room (in) 53.2 52.2
Front Leg Room (in) 42.8 41.2
Exterior Dimensions
Track Width, Rear (in) 57.1 58.3
Wheelbase (in) 94.9 100.4
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - 26.2
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 65.9 66.7
Track Width, Front (in) 56.4 58.1
Min Ground Clearance (in) 6.0 4.9
Length, Overall (in) 165.9 169.6
Height, Overall (in) 56.7 57.6
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 13 11.8
Brakes
Brake Type Power Pwr Regenerative
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 7.87 x - TBD - 7.9 x 1.2
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 9.37 x 0.8 10 x 0.9
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Brake ABS System NA 4-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) NA NA
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 11.9 11.8
Steering
Steering Type Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.9 4.0
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - 15.75
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall - TBD - - TBD -
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 30.8 31.5
Tires
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size P175/70R13 P175/65R14
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size P175/70R13 P175/65R14
Spare Tire Size - TBD - T125/70D16
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) - TBD - NA
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) - TBD - NA
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2242 2765
Wheels
Rear Wheel Size (in) 13 x 5.0 14 x 5.5
Front Wheel Material Steel Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 13 x 5.0 14 x 5.5
Spare Wheel Size (in) Compact Compact
Rear Wheel Material Steel Aluminum
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 6.3 8.2
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - 6.5
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 80 272
Engine
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 98 @ 4500 82 @ 4200
Engine Order Code NA NA
Displacement 1.5L/91.1 1.5L/91
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 96 @ 5800 70 @ 4500
Engine Type Gas I4 Gas/Electric I4
Fuel System MPFI SEFI
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 30 45
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 22 52
Transmission
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.42 NA
Clutch Size (in) - TBD - NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.30 NA
Trans Type 5 1
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.74 NA
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Trans Description Cont. Again NA Automatic
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.27 - TBD -
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.90 NA
Trans Order Code NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 4.17 3.93
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.91 NA
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD CVT
Summary
Vehicle Name Kia Rio Toyota Prius
Body Style 4dr Sedan 4 Door Sedan
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - 25
Suspension Type - Front Independent MacPherson Strut
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) - TBD - .83
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) MacPherson Strut w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - 30.2
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD - .79
Suspension Type - Rear Semi-Indep Torsion Beam
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) Torsion Beam w/Coil Springs
 
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