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Selected Style 4-Door Sedan Manual
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan Manual 26 33 $9,260 $9,665
4-Door Sedan Automatic 25 32 $10,090 $10,540
4-Door Wagon Cinco Manual 26 33 $10,670 $11,165
4-Door Wagon Cinco Automatic 25 32 $11,485 $12,040
3-Door Coupe ZX3 Base
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
3-Door Coupe ZX3 Base 26 34 $12,035 $12,820
4-Door Sedan LX 27 36 $12,339 $13,150
4-Door Sedan LX Premium 27 36 $13,116 $13,995
3-Door Coupe ZX3 Premium 26 34 $13,409 $14,315
4-Door Sedan SE 27 36 $13,875 $14,820
4-Door Sedan SE Comfort 27 36 $14,192 $15,165
3-Door Coupe ZX3 Pwr Premium 26 34 $14,228 $15,205
4-Door Sedan w/Zetec SE Comfort 26 34 $14,427 $15,420
5-Door Sedan HB ZX5 Base 26 34 $14,523 $15,525
4-Door Sedan ZTS 26 34 $14,721 $15,740
5-Door Sedan HB ZX5 Comfort 26 34 $14,937 $15,975
5-Door Sedan HB ZX5 Premium 26 34 $15,627 $16,725
4-Door Wagon SE 25 31 $16,137 $17,280
4-Door Wagon ZTW 25 31 $16,455 $17,625
3-Door Coupe SVT 22 28 $17,339 $18,585
5-Door Sedan HB SVT 22 28 $17,799 $19,085
Pricing
Invoice Price
$9,260
$12,035
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$9,665
$12,820
Monthly Payment Estimate
$161 / month
$214 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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TCC Rating
Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 26 mpg 26 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 33 mpg 34 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Sub-Compact Compact
Interior Dimensions
Second Leg Room (in) 32.7 37.6
Front Head Room (in) 39.4 39.3
Passenger Volume (ft³) 79.1 93.8
Second Hip Room (in) 53.5 49.5
Front Shoulder Room (in) 53.2 53.7
Second Head Room (in) 37.6 38.7
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Second Shoulder Room (in) 52.8 53.7
Front Leg Room (in) 42.8 43.1
Front Hip Room (in) 51.6 49.4
Exterior Dimensions
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - 26.1
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 65.9 66.9
Track Width, Front (in) 56.4 58.8
Min Ground Clearance (in) 6.0 - TBD -
Length, Overall (in) 166.9 168.1
Height, Overall (in) 56.7 56.3
Track Width, Rear (in) 57.1 58.5
Wheelbase (in) 94.9 103.0
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 9.2 18.6
Brakes
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.0 x - TBD - - TBD -
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 Pwr
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 7.87 x - TBD - - TBD -
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 11.9 13.2
Steering
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.9 - TBD -
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall - TBD - 16.0
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 30.8 34.3
Steering Type Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Tires
Rear Tire Size P175/65TR14 P195/60R15
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size P175/65TR14 P195/60R15
Spare Tire Size NA - TBD -
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) - TBD - 100
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) - TBD - 1000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2403 2551
Wheels
Front Wheel Material Steel Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material NA Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 14 x 5.5 15 x 5.5
Spare Wheel Size (in) NA - TBD -
Rear Wheel Material Steel Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in) 14 x 5.5 15 x 5.5
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 6.3 - TBD -
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 540 540
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 80 110
Engine
Displacement 1.6L/98 2.0L/121
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 104 @ 5800 130 @ 5300
Engine Type Gas I4 Gas I4
Fuel System MPFI MPI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 104 @ 4700 135 @ 4500
Engine Order Code NA NA
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 26 26
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 33 34
Transmission
Clutch Size (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.30 1.281
Trans Type 5 5
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.74 .756
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.27 3.65
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.90 1.926
Trans Order Code NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 4.17 3.82
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.91 .951
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD Manual w/OD
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.42 3.154
Summary
Vehicle Name Kia Rio Ford Focus
Body Style 4dr Sedan 2 Door Coupe
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) NA 0.83
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) MacPherson Strut w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD - 0.71
Suspension Type - Rear Semi-Indep SLA Control Blade
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) Torsion Beam NA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front Independent MacPherson strut
 
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