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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 CE Manual (Natl)
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan Manual CE 32 40 $12,550 $13,570
4-Door Sedan Automatic CE 29 38 $13,290 $14,370
4-Door Sedan Manual S 32 40 $13,135 $14,515
4-Door Sedan Automatic S 29 38 $13,859 $15,315
4-Door Sedan Manual LE 32 40 $13,283 $14,680
4-Door Sedan Automatic LE 29 38 $14,007 $15,480
Pricing
Invoice Price
$13,175
$12,550
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$14,047
$13,570
Monthly Payment Estimate
$234 / month
$226 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 27 mpg 32 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 33 mpg 40 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Compact Compact
Interior Dimensions
Second Shoulder Room (in) 53.3 53.5
Front Leg Room (in) 43.2 41.3
Front Hip Room (in) 51.2 51.9
Second Leg Room (in) 36.6 35.4
Front Head Room (in) 38.8 39.1
Passenger Volume (ft³) 93.9 90.3
Second Hip Room (in) 50.2 46.2
Front Shoulder Room (in) 54.1 53.1
Second Head Room (in) 36.7 37.1
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Exterior Dimensions
Height, Overall (in) 54.1 57.5
Track Width, Rear (in) 57.9 57.5
Wheelbase (in) 102.4 102.4
Liftover Height (in) NA 24.4
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 66.7 66.9
Track Width, Front (in) 57.9 58.3
Min Ground Clearance (in) 4.9 5.7
Length, Overall (in) 177.6 178.3
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 11.3 13.6
Brakes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) NA NA
Brake Type Power Power
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 8.0 x 1.17 7.9 x - TBD -
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.1 x 0.94 10.8 x 0.9
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 13.2
Steering
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 32.8 36.1
Steering Type Power Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.19 3.4
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) NA - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 15.5 19.5
Tires
Spare Tire Size T125/70D15 T115/70D14
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size P185/65R14 P185/65R15
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size P185/65R14 P185/65R15
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 1000 NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 100 150
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 100 NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 1000 1500
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2646 2502
Wheels
Rear Wheel Material Steel Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 14 x 5.5 15 x 6.0
Front Wheel Material Steel Steel
Spare Wheel Material Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 14 x 5.5 15 x 6.0
Spare Wheel Size (in) 15 x 4.0T 14 x - TBD -
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 6.4 6.9
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 85 80
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - - TBD -
Engine
Fuel System MPFI EFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 130 @ 4250 125 @ 4200
Engine Order Code 4G94 NA
Displacement 2.0L/122.0 CID 1.8L/108
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 120 @ 5500 130 @ 6000
Engine Type Gas I4 Gas I4
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 33 40
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 27 32
Transmission
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.03 0.89
Trans Description Cont. Manual Manual w/OD
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.58 3.17
Clutch Size (in) - TBD - 8.3
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.38 1.31
Trans Type 5 5
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.77 0.73
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.36 3.25
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.95 1.90
Trans Order Code NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.72 3.94
Summary
Body Style 4 Door Sedan 4 Door Sedan
Vehicle Name Mitsubishi Lancer Toyota Corolla
Suspension
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs w/Torsion Bars
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - 30.2
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut MacPherson Strut
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) NA 0.79
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) NA w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - 30.2
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 0.98 0.94
Suspension Type - Rear Multi-Link MacPherson Strut
 
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