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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
4-Door Sedan VE Manual
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Transmission

Trim

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan Manual LE 31 38 $11,172 $12,258
4-Door Sedan Automatic VE 28 33 $11,628 $12,758
4-Door Sedan Manual CE 31 38 $11,468 $12,948
4-Door Sedan Automatic CE 28 36 $12,177 $13,748
4-Door Sedan Automatic LE 28 36 $13,914 $15,708
Pricing
Invoice Price
$8,996
$11,172
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$9,995
$12,258
Monthly Payment Estimate
$167 / month
$204 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 24 mpg 31 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 31 mpg 38 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Compact Compact
Interior Dimensions
Second Leg Room (in) 34.4 33.2
Front Head Room (in) 39.6 39.3
Passenger Volume (ft³) 94.1 88
Second Hip Room (in) 54.0 51.2
Front Shoulder Room (in) 53.8 52.8
Second Head Room (in) 37.7 36.9
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Second Shoulder Room (in) 54.2 52.2
Front Leg Room (in) 43.3 42.5
Front Hip Room (in) 52.1 50.5
Exterior Dimensions
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - 24.4
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 66.9 66.7
Track Width, Front (in) 57.7 57.5
Min Ground Clearance (in) 6.1 4.7
Length, Overall (in) 174.4 174.0
Height, Overall (in) 55.5 54.5
Track Width, Rear (in) 57.3 57.1
Wheelbase (in) 100.8 97.0
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 10.4 12.1
Brakes
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 9.56 x - TBD - 10.0 x 0.87
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 Power Pwr
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 7.87 x - TBD - 7.9 x - TBD -
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 13.2 13.2
Steering
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.9 3.3
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - 34.1
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall - TBD - 18.1
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 32.2 32.2
Steering Type Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Tires
Rear Tire Size P185/65R14 P175/65R14
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size P185/65R14 P175/65R14
Spare Tire Size T115/70D15 T115/70D14
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) - TBD - 150
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) - TBD - 1500
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2478 2414
Wheels
Front Wheel Material Steel Steel
Spare Wheel Material Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 14 x 5.5 14 x 5.5
Spare Wheel Size (in) 15 x 4.0 Compact
Rear Wheel Material Steel Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 14 x 5.5 14 x 5.5
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 6.3 6.1
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - (48 amp/hr) - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 70 80
Engine
Displacement 1.8L/109 1.8L/108
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 125 @ 6000 120 @ 5600
Engine Type Gas I4 Gas I4
Fuel System MPFI EFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 108 @ 4500 122 @ 4400
Engine Order Code NA NA
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 24 31
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 31 38
Transmission
Clutch Size (in) 8.85 8.3
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.31 1.31
Trans Type 5 5
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.80 0.73
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 4.11 3.25
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.88 1.90
Trans Order Code NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 4.11 3.72
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.03 0.89
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD Manual w/OD
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.31 3.17
Summary
Vehicle Name Kia Sephia Toyota Corolla
Body Style 4 Door Sedan 4 Door Sedan
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 0.51 0.6
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) MacPherson Strut NA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - 30.2
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 0.67 NA
Suspension Type - Rear Independent MacPherson Strut
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) Multi-Link NA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - 30.2
Suspension Type - Front Independent MacPherson Strut
 
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