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Selected Style 4-Door Sedan 2.3
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan 2.3 23 31 $16,945 $18,345
4-Door Sedan 3.0 21 29 $19,645 $21,345
4-Door Sedan 2.3 Premier 23 31 $18,651 $20,240
4-Door Sedan 3.0 Premier 21 29 $20,995 $22,845
4-Door Sedan Manual
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan Manual 32 35 $10,350 $10,770
4-Door Sedan Manual LX 32 35 $12,045 $12,695
4-Door Sedan Automatic LX 29 38 $12,855 $13,545
5-Door HB Rio5 Manual SX 32 35 $13,045 $13,750
5-Door HB Rio5 Automatic SX 29 38 $13,850 $14,595
Pricing
Invoice Price
$16,945
$10,350
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$18,345
$10,770
Monthly Payment Estimate
$306 / month
$180 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 23 mpg 32 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 31 mpg 35 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Mid-Size Compact
Interior Dimensions
Front Hip Room (in) 54.0 50.8
Second Leg Room (in) 37.0 34.3
Front Head Room (in) 38.7 39.6
Passenger Volume (ft³) 100.0 92.2
Second Hip Room (in) 53.3 50.0
Front Shoulder Room (in) 57.4 53.5
Second Head Room (in) 37.8 37.8
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Second Shoulder Room (in) 56.4 53.1
Front Leg Room (in) 42.3 42.8
Exterior Dimensions
Track Width, Rear (in) 61.3 57.5
Wheelbase (in) 107.4 98.4
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 72.2 66.7
Track Width, Front (in) 61.6 57.9
Min Ground Clearance (in) - TBD - 6.1
Length, Overall (in) 191.4 166.9
Height, Overall (in) 57.2 57.9
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 15.8 11.9
Brakes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA 8.0 x - TBD -
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) - TBD - 10.1 x 0.9
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA Yes
Brake ABS System NA NA
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes NA
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) - TBD - NA
Brake Type Power Pwr
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 17.5 11.9
Steering
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) - TBD - 4.3
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 16.0 - TBD -
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 38.7 32.7
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Rack & Pinion
Tires
Spare Tire Order Code - TBD - NA
Rear Tire Size P205/60R16 P175/70R14
Rear Tire Order Code - TBD - NA
Front Tire Size P205/60R16 P175/70R14
Spare Tire Size T145/80D16 Compact
Front Tire Order Code - TBD - NA
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) 3117 2365
Wheels
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6.5 14 x 5.0
Front Wheel Material Steel Steel
Spare Wheel Material Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6.5 14 x 5.0
Spare Wheel Size (in) 16 X 4.0 Compact
Rear Wheel Material Steel Steel
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) - TBD - 6.3
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 590 540
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 150 90
Engine
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 156 @ 4250 107 @ 4500
Engine Order Code 992 NA
Displacement 2.3L/139 1.6L/98
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 160 @ 6250 110 @ 6000
Engine Type Gas I4 Gas I4
Fuel System SEFI MPFI
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 31 35
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 23 32
Transmission
Clutch Size (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.23 1.37
Trans Type 5 5
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.76 0.84
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) - TBD - 3.58
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.84 2.05
Trans Order Code 445 NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 4.39 4.06
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.97 1.03
Trans Description Cont. Manual Manual w/OD
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.31 3.62
Summary
Vehicle Name Mercury Milan Kia Rio
Body Style 4 Door Sedan 4dr Sdn
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front Independent Independent
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 0.63 NA
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) NA MacPherson Strut
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 0.94 - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear Independent Semi-Indep
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) NA Torsion Beam
 
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