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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 23 29 $8,996 $9,995
4-Door Sedan Manual Repak 23 29 $9,196 $10,195
4-Door Sedan Automatic 22 32 $9,856 $10,970
4-Door Sedan Automatic Repak 22 32 $10,056 $11,170
4-Door Sedan Manual LS 23 29 $9,791 $10,995
4-Door Sedan Automatic LS 22 32 $10,651 $11,970
4-Door Sedan Manual LS Pwr Pkg 23 29 $11,741 $13,325
4-Door Sedan Manual LS Pwr Pkg Repak 23 29 $10,559 $11,795
4-Door Sedan Automatic LS Pwr Pkg 22 32 $12,601 $14,300
4-Door Sedan Automatic LS Pwr Pkg Repak 22 32 $11,419 $12,770
4-Door Sedan XE Manual
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Trim

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan Manual XE 23 31 $14,547 $15,140
4-Door Sedan Automatic XE 21 28 $15,315 $15,940
4-Door Sedan Manual GXE 23 31 $15,016 $16,340
4-Door Sedan Automatic GXE 21 28 $15,751 $17,140
4-Door Sedan Manual SE 23 31 $16,935 $18,640
4-Door Sedan Automatic SE 21 28 $17,662 $19,440
4-Door Sedan Automatic GLE 21 29 $18,525 $20,390
Pricing
Invoice Price
$8,996
$14,547
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$9,995
$15,140
Monthly Payment Estimate
$167 / month
$252 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 23 mpg 23 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 29 mpg 31 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Compact Compact
Interior Dimensions
Front Leg Room (in) 43.3 42.0
Front Hip Room (in) 52.1 52.5
Second Leg Room (in) 34.4 33.9
Front Head Room (in) 39.6 39.5
Passenger Volume (ft³) 94.1 93.8
Second Hip Room (in) 54.0 52.6
Front Shoulder Room (in) 53.8 55.7
Second Head Room (in) 37.7 37.7
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Second Shoulder Room (in) 54.2 54.8
Exterior Dimensions
Track Width, Rear (in) 57.3 58.9
Wheelbase (in) 100.8 103.2
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - 29.1
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 66.9 69.1
Track Width, Front (in) 57.7 59.3
Min Ground Clearance (in) 6.1 4.7
Length, Overall (in) 174.4 183.8
Height, Overall (in) 55.5 56.0
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 10 13.8
Brakes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) NA NA
Brake Type Power Power
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 7.87 x - TBD - 9.0 x -TBD-
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 9.56 x - TBD - 11.4 x 0.87
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Brake ABS System NA NA
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 13.2 15.9
Steering
Steering Type Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.9 2.7
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - 40.0
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall - TBD - 17.0
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 32.2 37.4
Tires
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size P185/65R14 P195/65R15
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size P185/65R14 P195/65R15
Spare Tire Size T115/70D15 T125/70D15
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) - TBD - 110
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) 2478 2888
Wheels
Rear Wheel Size (in) 14 x 5.5 15 x 6
Front Wheel Material Steel Steel
Spare Wheel Material Steel - TBD -
Front Wheel Size (in) 14 x 5.5 15 x 6
Spare Wheel Size (in) 15 x 4.0 15 x 4
Rear Wheel Material Steel Steel
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 6.3 7.0
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 70 100
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - 550
Engine
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 108 @ 4500 156 @ 4400
Engine Order Code NA NA
Displacement 1.8L/109 2.4L/146
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 125 @ 6000 155 @ 5600
Engine Type Gas I4 Gas I4
Fuel System MPFI SFI
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 29 31
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 23 23
Transmission
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.31 3.29
Clutch Size (in) 8.85 8.86
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.31 1.21
Trans Type 5 5
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) 4.11 3.43
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.83 1.85
Trans Order Code NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 4.11 3.82
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.03 0.95
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD Manual w/OD
Summary
Body Style 4dr Sedan 4 Door Sedan
Vehicle Name Kia Sephia Nissan Altima
Suspension
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) Multi-Link w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - 32
Suspension Type - Front Independent Independent Strut
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 0.51 0.63
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) MacPherson Strut w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - 32
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 0.67 0.83
Suspension Type - Rear Independent Independent Strut
 
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