Compare 2005 Pontiac Sunfire vs 2005 Saturn Ion

2005 Pontiac Sunfire
2005 Saturn Ion
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2-Door Coupe w/1SV
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door Coupe w/1SV 26 36 $10,186 $10,895
2-Door Coupe 26 36 $14,064 $15,205
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4-Door Sedan Manual ION 1
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan Manual ION 1 26 35 $10,683 $11,430
4-Door Sedan Automatic ION 1 24 32 $11,595 $12,410
4-Door Sedan Manual ION 2 26 35 $13,427 $14,380
Quad Coupe Manual ION 2 26 35 $13,938 $14,930
4-Door Sedan Automatic ION 2 24 32 $14,264 $15,280
Quad Coupe Automatic ION 2 24 32 $14,775 $15,830
4-Door Sedan Manual ION 3 26 35 $14,845 $15,905
Quad Coupe Manual ION 3 26 35 $15,566 $16,680
4-Door Sedan Automatic ION 3 24 32 $15,682 $16,805
Quad Coupe Automatic ION 3 24 32 $16,403 $17,580
Quad Coupe Manual ION Red Line 23 29 $19,477 $20,885
Pricing
Invoice Price
$10,186
$10,683
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$10,895
$11,430
Monthly Payment Estimate
$182 / month
$191 / month
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
Fuel Economy
City
26 mpg 26 mpg
Highway
36 mpg 35 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification
Compact Compact
Interior Dimensions
Second Shoulder Room (in)
54.8 52.8
Front Leg Room (in)
42.1 42.2
Front Hip Room (in)
48.7 49.5
Second Leg Room (in)
32.6 33.3
Front Head Room (in)
37.6 40.0
Passenger Volume (ft³)
87.0 93.0
Second Hip Room (in)
49.5 49.6
Front Shoulder Room (in)
54.1 53.7
Second Head Room (in)
36.6 37.0
Passenger Capacity
5 5
Exterior Dimensions
Height, Overall (in)
53.0 57.4
Track Width, Rear (in)
56.4 58.4
Wheelbase (in)
104.1 103.2
Liftover Height (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)
68.4 67.2
Track Width, Front (in)
57.6 58.8
Min Ground Clearance (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Length, Overall (in)
182.0 184.5
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³)
12.4 14.7
Brakes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
NA NA
Brake Type
Pwr Power
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
9.06 x 1.57 9.1 x - TBD -
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
10.2 x 0.79 10.1 x - TBD -
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Brake ABS System
NA NA
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
NA NA
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
14 13.2
Steering
Steering Type
Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering)
2.66 3.5
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft)
- TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall
14.7 16.6
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)
35.6 35.4
Tires
Spare Tire Size
- TBD - Compact
Front Tire Order Code
QPD NA
Spare Tire Order Code
NA NA
Rear Tire Size
P195/65R15 P185/70R14
Rear Tire Order Code
QPD NA
Front Tire Size
P195/65R15 P185/70R14
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
N/A NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
N/A 120
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
N/A NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
N/A 1000
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs)
2771 2722
Wheels
Rear Wheel Size (in)
15 x - TBD - 14 x - TBD -
Front Wheel Material
Steel Steel
Spare Wheel Material
- TBD - Steel
Front Wheel Size (in)
15 x - TBD - 14 x - TBD -
Spare Wheel Size (in)
- TBD - Compact
Rear Wheel Material
Steel Steel
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts)
9.6 6.9
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
- TBD - - TBD -
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
- TBD - - TBD -
Engine
Fuel System
SFI SFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
150 @ 4000 145 @ 4400
Engine Order Code
L61 L61
Displacement
2.2L/134 2.2L/134
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
140 @ 5600 140 @ 5800
Engine Type
Gas L4 Gas I4
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
36 35
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
26 26
Transmission
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1)
3.58 3.58
Clutch Size (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.35 1.35
Trans Type
5 5
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.69 0.69
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
NA -
Trans Description Cont. Again
NA NA
Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1)
3.31 3.31
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
2.02 2.02
Trans Order Code
MM5 - TBD -
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
3.94 3.84
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.98 0.98
Trans Description Cont.
Manual w/OD Manual
Summary
Body Style
2 Door Coupe 4 Door Sedan
Vehicle Name
Pontiac Sunfire Saturn Ion
Suspension
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
NA w/Stabilizer Bar
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm)
- TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front
MacPherson strut Independent Strut
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in)
0.71 - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
NA w/Stabilizer Bar
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm)
- TBD - - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in)
0.71 - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear
Trailing arm Semi-indep Torsion

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