Compare 2006 Saturn Ion vs 2006 Hyundai Elantra

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ION 2 4-Door Sedan Manual
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
ION 2 4-Door Sedan Manual 26 35 $11,025 $11,925
ION 2 4-Door Sedan Automatic 24 32 $11,853 $12,825
ION 2 Quad Coupe Manual 26 35 $11,945 $12,925
ION 2 Quad Coupe Automatic 24 32 $12,773 $13,825
ION 3 4-Door Sedan Manual 26 35 $13,233 $14,325
ION 3 4-Door Sedan Automatic 24 32 $14,061 $15,225
ION 3 Quad Coupe Manual 26 35 $14,429 $15,625
ION 3 Quad Coupe Automatic 24 32 $15,257 $16,525
ION Red Line Quad Coupe Manual 23 29 $17,925 $19,425
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4-Door Sedan Manual GLS
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan Manual GLS 27 34 $13,151 $14,065
5-Door Sedan Manual GLS 27 34 $13,525 $14,465
4-Door Sedan Automatic GLS 24 32 $13,993 $14,965
4-Door Sedan Automatic SULEV GLS 24 32 $13,993 $14,965
5-Door Sedan Automatic GLS 24 32 $14,367 $15,365
5-Door Sedan Automatic SULEV GLS 24 32 $14,367 $15,365
5-Door Sedan Manual GT 27 34 $14,259 $15,415
4-Door Sedan Automatic Limited 24 32 $14,722 $15,915
4-Door Sedan Automatic SULEV Limited 24 32 $14,722 $15,915
5-Door Sedan Automatic GT 24 32 $15,092 $16,315
5-Door Sedan Automatic SULEV GT 24 32 $15,092 $16,315
Pricing
Invoice Price
$11,025
$13,151
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$11,925
$14,065
Monthly Payment Estimate
$199 / month
$234 / month
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
Fuel Economy
City
26 mpg 27 mpg
Highway
35 mpg 34 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification
Compact Mid-Size
Interior Dimensions
Second Leg Room (in)
33.3 35.0
Front Head Room (in)
40.0 39.6
Passenger Volume (ft³)
93.0 95.4
Second Hip Room (in)
48.6 55.6
Front Shoulder Room (in)
53.7 54.7
Second Head Room (in)
37.0 38.0
Passenger Capacity
5 5
Second Shoulder Room (in)
52.8 53.5
Front Leg Room (in)
42.2 43.2
Front Hip Room (in)
49.5 53.0
Exterior Dimensions
Liftover Height (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)
67.2 67.9
Track Width, Front (in)
58.8 58.5
Min Ground Clearance (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Length, Overall (in)
184.5 178.1
Height, Overall (in)
57.4 56.1
Track Width, Rear (in)
58.4 58.1
Wheelbase (in)
103.2 102.7
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³)
14.7 13.0
Brakes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
10.1 x - TBD - - TBD -
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Brake ABS System
NA NA
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
NA NA
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
NA NA
Brake Type
Power Pwr
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
9.1 x - TBD - - TBD -
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
13 14.5
Steering
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft)
- TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall
16.6 15.4
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)
35.4 32.5
Steering Type
Pwr Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering)
3.5 3.15
Tires
Rear Tire Size
P195/60R15 P195/60R15
Rear Tire Order Code
QTU NA
Front Tire Size
P195/60R15 P195/60R15
Spare Tire Size
- TBD - Compact
Front Tire Order Code
QTU NA
Spare Tire Order Code
- TBD - NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
120 NA
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
NA NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
1000 NA
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
NA NA
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs)
2752 2784
Wheels
Front Wheel Material
Steel Steel
Spare Wheel Material
- TBD - - TBD -
Front Wheel Size (in)
15 x - TBD - 15 x 5.5
Spare Wheel Size (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Rear Wheel Material
Steel Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in)
15 x - TBD - 15 x 5.5
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts)
6.9 6.3
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
- TBD - - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
105 75
Engine
Displacement
2.2L/134 2.0L/122
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
140 @ 5600 138 @ 6000
Engine Type
Gas 4-cyl Gas I4
Fuel System
MFI MPI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
145 @ 4000 136 @ 4500
Engine Order Code
L61 NA
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
26 27
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
35 34
Transmission
Trans Type
5 5
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.69 0.84
Trans Description Cont. Again
NA NA
Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1)
3.31 3.25
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
2.02 2.05
Trans Order Code
M86 NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
3.84 3.65
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.98 1.06
Trans Description Cont.
Manual Manual w/OD
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1)
3.58 3.62
Clutch Size (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.35 1.37
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
- NA
Summary
Vehicle Name
Saturn Ion Hyundai Elantra
Body Style
4 Door Sedan 4 Door Sedan
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
w/Stabilizer Bar MacPherson Strut
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm)
- TBD - - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear
Semi-indep Torsion Independent
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
w/Stabilizer Bar Multi-Link
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm)
- TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front
Independent Strut Independent

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