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Selected Style 4-Door Sedan Manual
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Transmission

Trim

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan Manual 25 31 $9,800 $10,195
4-Door Sedan Automatic 24 31 $10,660 $11,095
4-Door Wagon Manual Cinco 25 31 $11,225 $11,700
4-Door Wagon Automatic Cinco 24 31 $12,045 $12,725
4-Door Wagon
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Body Style

Trim

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door Convertible 22 29 $18,622 $19,405
2-Door Convertible Touring 22 29 $21,664 $23,175
2-Door Convertible GT 21 27 $25,991 $27,930
4-Door Wagon 22 29 $12,812 $13,530
4-Door Wagon Touring 22 29 $14,664 $15,565
4-Door Wagon Limited 22 29 $16,484 $17,565
4-Door Wagon GT 21 27 $21,489 $23,065
Pricing
Invoice Price
$9,800
$12,812
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$10,195
$13,530
Monthly Payment Estimate
$170 / month
$226 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
The Car Connection's Take
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 25 mpg 22 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 31 mpg 29 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Sub-Compact Sport Utility Vehicle
Interior Dimensions
Second Hip Room (in) 53.5 54.1
Front Shoulder Room (in) 53.2 54.6
Second Head Room (in) 37.7 39.6
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Second Shoulder Room (in) 52.8 53.9
Front Leg Room (in) 42.4 40.6
Front Hip Room (in) 51.6 50.2
Second Leg Room (in) 31.0 40.9
Front Head Room (in) 39.5 39.3
Passenger Volume (ft³) 88.3 84.3
Exterior Dimensions
Track Width, Front (in) 56.3 58.3
Min Ground Clearance (in) 6.0 6.5
Length, Overall (in) 166.9 168.8
Height, Overall (in) 56.7 63.0
Track Width, Rear (in) 56.5 58.2
Wheelbase (in) 94.9 103.0
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - 23.3
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 66.1 67.1
Rear Door Opening Width (in) - - TBD -
Rear Door Opening Height (in) - - TBD -
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 9.2 -
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) - - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in) - - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³) - - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in) - - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³) - NA
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) - - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in) - - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³) - - TBD -
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in) - - TBD -
Brakes
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 - 8.66 x 1.57
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 9.0 x - TBD - 10.94 x 0.9
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 11.9 15.0
Steering
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall - TBD - 18
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 30.8 36.5
Steering Type Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.9 2.7
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Tires
Rear Tire Order Code NA TNC
Front Tire Size P175/65R14 P195/65R15
Spare Tire Size NA Compact
Front Tire Order Code NA TNC
Spare Tire Order Code NA - TBD -
Rear Tire Size P175/65R14 P195/65R15
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA - TBD -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) - TBD - 1000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA - TBD -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) - TBD - 100
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2403 2924
Wheels
Spare Wheel Material NA - TBD -
Front Wheel Size (in) 14 x 5.5 15 x 6.0
Spare Wheel Size (in) NA - TBD -
Rear Wheel Material Steel Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 14 x 5.5 15 x 6.0
Front Wheel Material Steel Steel
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 6.3 6.6
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 80 120
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 540 - TBD -
Engine
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 104 @ 5800 150 @ 5100
Engine Type Gas I4 Gas I4
Fuel System MPFI SMPI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 104 @ 4700 165 @ 4000
Engine Order Code NA EDZ
Displacement 1.6L/97 2.4L/148
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 25 22
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 31 29
Transmission
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.27 3.42
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.90 1.95
Trans Order Code NA DD5
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 4.17 2.80
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.97 0.97
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD Manual w/OD
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.42 3.50
Clutch Size (in) - TBD - 8.98
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.30 1.36
Trans Type 5 5
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.78 0.81
Summary
Body Style 4dr Sedan Small Wagon
Vehicle Name Kia Rio Chrysler PT Cruiser
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - 32
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD - .95
Suspension Type - Rear Semi-Indep Multi-Link
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) NA NA
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) MacPherson Strut w/Coil Springs
 
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