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Selected Style SC1 Manual
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
SC1 Manual 28 40 $11,811 $13,080
SC1 Automatic 26 36 $12,587 $13,940
SC2 Manual 27 38 $14,682 $16,260
SC2 Automatic 25 36 $15,459 $17,120
3-Door Sport Coupe Manual
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
3-Door Sport Coupe Manual 27 33 $18,192 $19,950
3-Door Sport Coupe Automatic 24 33 $19,011 $20,850
3-Door Sport Coupe Manual w/Leather 27 33 $19,102 $20,950
3-Door Sport Coupe Automatic w/Leather 24 33 $19,922 $21,850
3-Door Sport Coupe Type S 24 31 $21,124 $23,170
Pricing
Invoice Price
$11,811
$18,192
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$13,080
$19,950
Monthly Payment Estimate
$218 / month
$333 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 28 mpg 27 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 40 mpg 33 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Sub Compact Sub-Compact
Interior Dimensions
Second Head Room (in) 35.8 30.1
Passenger Capacity 4 4
Second Shoulder Room (in) 50.4 51.3
Front Leg Room (in) 42.6 43.1
Front Hip Room (in) 50.0 51.1
Second Leg Room (in) 31.0 29.2
Passenger Volume (ft³) 84.1 79.2
Front Head Room (in) 38.6 37.8
Second Hip Room (in) 47.7 46.2
Front Shoulder Room (in) 54.6 52.6
Exterior Dimensions
Length, Overall (in) 180.5 172.2
Height, Overall (in) 53.0 55.1
Track Width, Rear (in) 56.0 58.5
Wheelbase (in) 102.4 101.2
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 68.2 67.9
Track Width, Front (in) 56.8 58.5
Min Ground Clearance (in) 5.6 6.0
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 11.4 17.8
Brakes
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) NA Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) NA 10.2 x 0.35
Brake Type Pwr Pwr
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) - TBD - NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 9.9 x 0.7 10.3 x 0.82
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes NA
Brake ABS System NA 4-Wheel
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 12.1 13.2
Steering
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 37.1 38.1
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Variable Pwr
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.0 2.64
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 18.3 15.1
Tires
Front Tire Size P185/65R14 P205/55R16
Spare Tire Size T115/70R14 P135/70R15
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size P185/65R14 P205/55R16
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 1000 N/A
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) N/A N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 100 N/A
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) N/A N/A
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2366 2694
Wheels
Rear Wheel Material Steel Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in) 14 x - TBD - 16" x 6.5"
Front Wheel Material Steel Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material Steel - TBD -
Front Wheel Size (in) 14 x - TBD - 16" x 6.5"
Spare Wheel Size (in) 14 x - TBD - Compact
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 7.18 5.6
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) - TBD - 110
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - - TBD -
Engine
Engine Type Gas L4 Gas I4
Fuel System SPFI PGM-FI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 114 @ 2400 141 @ 4000
Engine Order Code N/A NA
Displacement 1.9L/116 2.0L/122
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 100 @ 5000 160 @ 6500
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 40 33
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 28 27
Transmission
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 4.060 4.389
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.811 0.921
Trans Description Cont. Manual Trans Manual w/OD
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.250 3.267
Clutch Size (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.172 1.212
Trans Type 5 5
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.605 0.738
Trans Description Cont. Again w/OD NA
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Front-Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.923 3.583
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.950 1.880
Trans Order Code NA NA
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) - NA
Summary
Body Style 3 Door Coupe 3 Door Coupe
Vehicle Name Saturn SC 3dr Acura RSX
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD - 0.90
Suspension Type - Rear Indep. Tri-Link Double-Wishbone
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) NA NA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut MacPherson Strut
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) NA 0.75
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Stabilizer Bar w/Control Link
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 27.2 - TBD -
 
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