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Selected Style 4-Door Sedan Manual
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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
3-Door Coupe ZX3 S
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
3-Door Coupe ZX3 S 26 35 $12,558 $13,465
3-Door Coupe ZX3 SE 26 35 $13,942 $14,985
3-Door Coupe ZX3 SES 26 35 $14,952 $16,095
4-Door Sedan ZX4 S 26 35 $13,113 $14,075
4-Door Sedan ZX4 SE 26 35 $14,492 $15,590
4-Door Sedan ZX4 SES 26 35 $15,502 $16,700
4-Door Sedan ZX4 ST 22 31 $16,886 $18,220
5-Door HB ZX5 S 26 35 $13,754 $14,780
5-Door HB ZX5 SE 26 35 $15,138 $16,300
5-Door HB ZX5 SES 26 35 $16,148 $17,410
4-Door Wagon ZXW SE 26 35 $16,057 $17,310
4-Door Wagon ZXW SES 26 35 $17,068 $18,420
Pricing
Invoice Price
$9,800
$12,558
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$10,195
$13,465
Monthly Payment Estimate
$170 / month
$224 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 25 mpg 26 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 31 mpg 35 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Sub-Compact Compact
Interior Dimensions
Front Hip Room (in) 51.6 49.4
Second Leg Room (in) 31.0 37.6
Passenger Volume (ft³) 88.3 94.0
Front Head Room (in) 39.5 39.1
Second Hip Room (in) 53.5 47.9
Front Shoulder Room (in) 53.2 53.5
Second Head Room (in) 37.7 38.6
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Second Shoulder Room (in) 52.8 53.6
Front Leg Room (in) 42.4 40.7
Exterior Dimensions
Track Width, Rear (in) 56.5 58.7
Wheelbase (in) 94.9 102.9
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - 26.9
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 66.1 66.7
Track Width, Front (in) 56.3 58.9
Min Ground Clearance (in) 6.0 6.2
Length, Overall (in) 166.9 168.5
Height, Overall (in) 56.7 56.8
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 9.2 18.0
Brakes
Brake Type Pwr Pwr
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 7.87 x - TBD - - TBD -
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 9.0 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
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 11.9 14.0
Steering
Steering Type Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
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 34.1
Tires
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size P175/65R14 P195/60R15
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size P175/65R14 P195/60R15
Spare Tire Size NA Compact
Front 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 2621
Wheels
Rear Wheel Size (in) 14 x 5.5 15 x - TBD -
Front Wheel Material Steel Steel
Spare Wheel Material NA - TBD -
Front Wheel Size (in) 14 x 5.5 15 x - TBD -
Spare Wheel Size (in) NA - TBD -
Rear Wheel Material Steel Steel
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 6.3 - TBD -
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 540 - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 80 110
Engine
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 104 @ 4700 133 @ 4500
Engine Order Code NA NA
Displacement 1.6L/97 2.0L/121
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 104 @ 5800 136 @ 6000
Engine Type Gas I4 Gas I4
Fuel System MPFI SMPI
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 31 35
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 25 26
Transmission
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.42 3.42
Clutch Size (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.30 1.45
Trans Type 5 5
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.78 0.77
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.27 3.73
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.90 2.14
Trans Order Code NA 44Z
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 4.17 3.82
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.97 1.03
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD Manual w/OD
Summary
Vehicle Name Kia Rio Ford Focus
Body Style 4dr Sedan 2 Door Coupe
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front Independent MacPherson strut
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) NA NA
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
 
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