Compare 1998 Kia Sephia vs 1998 Chevrolet Cavalier

1998 Kia Sephia
1998 Chevrolet Cavalier
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4-Door Sedan Manual
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan Manual 24 31 $8,996 $9,995
4-Door Sedan Automatic 23 31 $9,856 $10,970
4-Door Sedan Manual LS 24 31 $9,791 $10,995
4-Door Sedan Automatic LS 23 31 $10,651 $11,970
4-Door Sedan Manual LS Pwr 24 31 $11,741 $13,325
4-Door Sedan Automatic LS Pwr 23 31 $12,601 $14,300
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2-Door Coupe
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door Coupe 24 34 $10,948 $11,710
4-Door Sedan 24 34 $11,042 $11,810
2-Door Coupe RS 24 34 $12,126 $12,970
4-Door Sedan LS 23 31 $13,323 $14,250
2-Door Coupe Z24 23 33 $14,782 $15,810
2-Door Convertible Z24 23 33 $18,148 $19,410
Pricing
Invoice Price
$8,996
$10,948
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$9,995
$11,710
Monthly Payment Estimate
$167 / month
$195 / month
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
Fuel Economy
City
24 mpg 24 mpg
Highway
31 mpg 34 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification
Compact Compact
Interior Dimensions
Second Leg Room (in)
34.4 32.7
Passenger Volume (ft³)
94.1 87.2
Front Head Room (in)
39.6 37.6
Second Hip Room (in)
54.0 49.5
Front Shoulder Room (in)
53.8 53.9
Second Head Room (in)
37.7 36.6
Passenger Capacity
5 5
Second Shoulder Room (in)
54.2 54.9
Front Leg Room (in)
43.3 41.9
Front Hip Room (in)
52.1 50.0
Exterior Dimensions
Track Width, Front (in)
57.7 57.6
Min Ground Clearance (in)
6.1 5.7
Length, Overall (in)
174.4 180.7
Height, Overall (in)
55.5 53.0
Track Width, Rear (in)
57.3 56.4
Wheelbase (in)
100.8 104.1
Liftover Height (in)
- TBD - 26.1
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)
66.9 68.7
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³)
10.4 13.2
Brakes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
9.53 x - TBD - 10.2 x 0.79
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
Brake Type
Power Power
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
7.87 x - TBD - 7.87 x 1.77
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
13.2 15.0
Steering
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft)
- TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall
- TBD - 14.7
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)
32.2 35.6
Steering Type
Rack & Pinion Power Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering)
3.9 2.6
Tires
Rear Tire Order Code
NA NA
Front Tire Size
P185/65R14 P195/70R14
Spare Tire Size
Compact T115/70D14
Front Tire Order Code
NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code
NA NA
Rear Tire Size
P185/65R14 P195/70R14
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)
2478 2584
Wheels
Spare Wheel Material
Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in)
14 x 5.5 14 x 6
Spare Wheel Size (in)
Compact 14 x 4
Rear Wheel Material
Steel Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in)
14 x 5.5 14 x 6
Front Wheel Material
Steel Steel
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts)
6.3 9.6
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
- TBD - (48 amp/hr) 525
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
70 105
Engine
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
125 @ 6000 115 @ 5000
Engine Type
Gas I4 Gas L4
Fuel System
MPFI SFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
108 @ 4500 135 @ 3600
Engine Order Code
NA LN2
Displacement
1.8L/109 2.2L/133
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
24 24
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
31 34
Transmission
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.80 0.74
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
NA NA
Trans Description Cont. Again
NA NA
Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1)
3.17 3.58
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
1.83 2.18
Trans Order Code
NA MM5
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
4.11 3.58
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.03 1.03
Trans Description Cont.
Manual w/OD Manual w/OD
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1)
3.31 3.91
Clutch Size (in)
- TBD - 8.46
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.31 1.45
Trans Type
5 5
Summary
Vehicle Name
Kia Sephia Chevrolet Cavalier
Body Style
4 Door Sedan 2 Door Coupe
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in)
- TBD - NA
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
MacPherson Strut w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm)
- TBD - 32
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in)
- TBD - 0.74
Suspension Type - Rear
Independent Trailing Axle
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
Multi-Link w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm)
- TBD - 25
Suspension Type - Front
Independent MacPherson Strut

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