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Selected Style SC1 Manual
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Transmission

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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
2-Door Coupe ZX2 Standard
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Trim

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door Coupe ZX2 Standard 26 33 $12,054 $12,815
2-Door Coupe ZX2 Deluxe 26 33 $13,016 $13,860
2-Door Coupe ZX2 Premium 26 33 $13,434 $14,315
Pricing
Invoice Price
$11,811
$12,054
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$13,080
$12,815
Monthly Payment Estimate
$218 / month
$214 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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TCC Rating
Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 28 mpg 26 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 28 mpg 26 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Sub Compact Subcompact
Interior Dimensions
Second Head Room (in) 35.8 35.1
Passenger Capacity 4 4
Second Shoulder Room (in) 50.4 48.7
Front Leg Room (in) 42.6 42.5
Front Hip Room (in) 50.0 51.1
Second Leg Room (in) 31.0 33.4
Front Head Room (in) 38.6 38.0
Passenger Volume (ft³) 84.1 80.6
Second Hip Room (in) 47.7 45.1
Front Shoulder Room (in) 54.6 50.8
Exterior Dimensions
Min Ground Clearance (in) 5.6 - TBD -
Length, Overall (in) 180.5 175.2
Height, Overall (in) 53.0 52.3
Track Width, Rear (in) 56.0 56.5
Wheelbase (in) 102.4 98.4
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - 25.7
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 68.2 67.4
Track Width, Front (in) 56.8 56.5
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 11.4 11.8
Brakes
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 Pwr Pwr
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) - TBD - 9.0 x 1.48
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 9.9 x 0.7 10.1 x 0.87
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 12.1 12.8
Steering
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 18.3 17.0
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 37.1 31.5
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.0 3.1
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Tires
Front Tire Size P185/65R14 P185/60R15
Spare Tire Size T115/70R14 T115/70D14
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size P185/65R14 P185/60R15
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 1000 1000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) N/A NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 100 100
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) N/A NA
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2366 2478
Wheels
Spare Wheel Size (in) 14 x - TBD - 14 x 4
Rear Wheel Material Steel Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in) 14 x - TBD - 15 x 5.5
Front Wheel Material Steel Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 14 x - TBD - 15 x 5.5
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 7.18 8.45
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) - TBD - 95
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - 540
Engine
Engine Type Gas L4 Gas I4
Fuel System SPFI SMPI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 114 @ 2400 135 @ 4500
Engine Order Code N/A NA
Displacement 1.9L/116 2.0L/121
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 100 @ 5000 130 @ 5300
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 40 33
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 28 26
Transmission
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.923 3.16
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.950 1.83
Trans Order Code NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 4.060 4.10
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.811 1.03
Trans Description Cont. Manual Trans Manual w/OD
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.250 3.31
Clutch Size (in) - TBD - 8.86
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.172 1.31
Trans Type 5 5
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.605 0.76
Trans Description Cont. Again w/OD NA
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) - NA
Summary
Body Style 3 Door Coupe 2 Door Coupe
Vehicle Name Saturn SC 3dr Ford Escort
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD - 1.00
Suspension Type - Rear Indep. Tri-Link Quadralink
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) NA w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - 30
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut Independent Strut
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) NA 0.51
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Stabilizer Bar w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 27.2 35
 
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