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Selected Style 4-Door Sedan ES Manual
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Transmission

Trim

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan Manual ES 27 33 $13,175 $14,047
4-Door Sedan Automatic ES 24 31 $13,925 $14,847
4-Door Sedan Automatic LS 24 31 $15,143 $16,147
4-Door Sedan Manual OZ-Rally 27 33 $14,869 $15,857
4-Door Sedan Automatic OZ-Rally 24 31 $15,620 $16,657
4-Door Sedan Manual Evolution 18 26 $27,231 $28,987
4-Door Sedan SE
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Trim

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan SE 29 36 $12,217 $13,030
4-Door Sedan SXT 29 36 $14,319 $15,340
4-Door Sedan R/T 29 36 $15,994 $17,180
4-Door Sedan SRT-4 22 30 $18,060 $19,450
Pricing
Invoice Price
$13,175
$12,217
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$14,047
$13,030
Monthly Payment Estimate
$234 / month
$217 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
The Car Connection's Take
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 27 mpg 29 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 33 mpg 36 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Compact Compact
Interior Dimensions
Front Leg Room (in) 43.2 42.2
Front Hip Room (in) 51.2 52.4
Second Leg Room (in) 36.6 34.8
Front Head Room (in) 38.8 38.4
Passenger Volume (ft³) 93.9 89.2
Second Hip Room (in) 50.2 52.9
Front Shoulder Room (in) 54.1 53.4
Second Head Room (in) 36.7 36.7
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Second Shoulder Room (in) 53.3 52.8
Exterior Dimensions
Track Width, Rear (in) 57.9 58.0
Wheelbase (in) 102.4 105.0
Liftover Height (in) NA 31.1
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 66.7 67.4
Track Width, Front (in) 57.9 58.0
Min Ground Clearance (in) 4.9 6.1
Length, Overall (in) 177.6 173.1
Height, Overall (in) 54.1 56.0
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 11.3 13.1
Brakes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) NA NA
Brake Type Power Pwr
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 8.0 x 1.17 7.88 x 1.5
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.1 x 0.94 10.1 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 12.5
Steering
Steering Type Power Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.19 3.05
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) NA - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 15.5 18
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 32.8 35.7
Tires
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size P185/65R14 P175/70R14
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size P185/65R14 P175/70R14
Spare Tire Size T125/70D15 T115/70D14
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 100 150
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 100 - TBD -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 1000 1500
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 1000 - TBD -
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2646 2587
Wheels
Rear Wheel Size (in) 14 x 5.5 14 x 5.5
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 4.0T 14 x 4.0
Rear Wheel Material Steel Steel
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 6.4 7.0
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 85 83
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - 450
Engine
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 130 @ 4250 130 @ 4600
Engine Order Code 4G94 ECB
Displacement 2.0L/122.0 CID 2.0L/122
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 120 @ 5500 132 @ 5600
Engine Type Gas I4 Gas I4
Fuel System MPFI SMPI
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 33 36
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 27 29
Transmission
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.58 3.50
Clutch Size (in) - TBD - 9.1
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.38 1.36
Trans Type 5 5
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.77 0.81
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Trans Description Cont. Again NA w/OD
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.36 3.42
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.95 1.95
Trans Order Code NA DD5
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.72 3.55
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.03 0.97
Trans Description Cont. Manual Manual
Summary
Body Style 4 Door Sedan 4 Door Sedan
Vehicle Name Mitsubishi Lancer Dodge Neon
Suspension
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs Chapman struts
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - 30
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut Independent
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) NA 0.56
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) NA MacPherson struts
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - 32
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 0.98 0.79
Suspension Type - Rear Multi-Link Independent
 
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