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Selected Style 4-Door Sedan Manual
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Body Style

Transmission

Trim

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 Pkg 24 31 $11,741 $13,325
4-Door Sedan Automatic LS Pwr Pkg 23 31 $12,601 $14,300
2-Door Coupe
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Trim

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door Coupe 24 34 $11,141 $11,916
2-Door Coupe Z24 23 33 $14,974 $16,016
4-Door Sedan LS 23 31 $13,516 $14,456
4-Door Sedan 24 34 $11,234 $12,016
2-Door Convertible Z24 23 33 $18,340 $19,616
2-Door Coupe RS 24 34 $12,319 $13,176
Pricing
Invoice Price
$8,996
$11,141
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$9,995
$11,916
Monthly Payment Estimate
$167 / month
$199 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 24 mpg 24 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 31 mpg 34 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Compact Sub-Compact
Interior Dimensions
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
Second Leg Room (in) 34.4 32.7
Passenger Volume (ft³) 94.1 87.1
Front Head Room (in) 39.6 37.6
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
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
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 9.56 x - TBD - 10.2 x 0.79
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 13.2 15.0
Steering
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
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Tires
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size P185/65R14 P195/70R14
Spare Tire Size T115/70D15 T115/70D14
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size P185/65R14 P195/70R14
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) - TBD - N/A
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) - TBD - N/A
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) 15 x 4.0 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
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 70 105
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - (48 amp/hr) 525
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
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 4.11 3.58
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.88 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) 8.85 8.46
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.31 1.45
Trans Type 5 5
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.80 0.74
Summary
Body Style 4 Door Sedan 2 Door Coupe
Vehicle Name Kia Sephia Chevrolet Cavalier
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - 32
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 0.67 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
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 0.51 NA
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) MacPherson Strut w/Coil Springs
 
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