Compare 2002 Saturn SC 3dr vs 2002 Volkswagen New Beetle

2002 Saturn SC 3dr
2002 Volkswagen New Beetle
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SC1 Manual
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
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2-Door Coupe GL Manual
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door Coupe Manual GL 24 31 $15,151 $15,900
2-Door Coupe Automatic GL 23 29 $16,015 $16,775
2-Door Coupe Manual GLS 24 31 $15,706 $16,850
2-Door Coupe Automatic GLS 23 29 $16,570 $17,725
2-Door Coupe TDI Manual GLS 42 49 $16,675 $17,900
2-Door Coupe TDI Automatic GLS 34 44 $17,539 $18,775
2-Door Coupe Turbo Manual GLS 24 31 $17,876 $19,200
2-Door Coupe Turbo Automatic GLS 23 29 $18,740 $20,075
2-Door Coupe Turbo Manual Sport 24 31 $18,847 $20,250
2-Door Coupe Turbo Manual GLX 24 31 $20,001 $21,500
2-Door Coupe Turbo Automatic GLX 23 29 $20,865 $22,375
2-Door Coupe Turbo Manual S 23 30 $21,756 $23,400
Pricing
Invoice Price
$11,811
$15,151
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$13,080
$15,900
Monthly Payment Estimate
$218 / month
$265 / month
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
Fuel Economy
City
28 mpg 24 mpg
Highway
40 mpg 31 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification
Sub Compact Sub-Compact
Interior Dimensions
Second Leg Room (in)
31.0 33.5
Front Head Room (in)
38.6 41.3
Passenger Volume (ft³)
84.1 85
Second Hip Room (in)
47.7 - TBD -
Front Shoulder Room (in)
54.6 52.8
Second Head Room (in)
35.8 36.7
Passenger Capacity
4 4
Second Shoulder Room (in)
50.4 49.3
Front Leg Room (in)
42.6 39.4
Front Hip Room (in)
50.0 - TBD -
Exterior Dimensions
Liftover Height (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)
68.2 67.9
Track Width, Front (in)
56.8 59.1
Min Ground Clearance (in)
5.6 3.9
Length, Overall (in)
180.5 161.1
Height, Overall (in)
53.0 59.0
Track Width, Rear (in)
56.0 58.5
Wheelbase (in)
102.4 98.7
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³)
11.4 12.0
Brakes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
9.9 x 0.7 11.0 x 0.87
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
Yes NA
Brake ABS System
NA 4-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
NA Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
NA 9.0 x 0.35
Brake Type
Pwr Power
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
- TBD - NA
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
12.1 14.5
Steering
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft)
- TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall
18.3 15.6
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)
37.1 35.8
Steering Type
Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering)
3.0 3.04
Tires
Rear Tire Size
P185/65R14 P205/55HR16
Rear Tire Order Code
NA NA
Front Tire Size
P185/65R14 P205/55HR16
Spare Tire Size
T115/70R14 P205/55HR16
Front Tire Order Code
NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code
NA NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
100 NA
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
N/A NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
1000 NA
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
N/A NA
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs)
2366 2817
Wheels
Front Wheel Material
Steel Steel
Spare Wheel Material
Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in)
14 x - TBD - 16 x 6.5
Spare Wheel Size (in)
14 x - TBD - 16 x 6.5
Rear Wheel Material
Steel Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in)
14 x - TBD - 16 x 6.5
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts)
7.18 5.6
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
- TBD - - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
- TBD - 70
Engine
Displacement
1.9L/116 2.0L/121
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
100 @ 5000 115 @ 5200
Engine Type
Gas L4 Gas I4
Fuel System
SPFI SMPI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
114 @ 2400 122 @ 2600
Engine Order Code
N/A NA
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
28 24
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
40 31
Transmission
Trans Type
5 5
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.605 0.84
Trans Description Cont. Again
w/OD NA
Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1)
2.923 3.60
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
1.950 2.12
Trans Order Code
NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
4.060 4.24
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 3.78
Clutch Size (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.172 1.36
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
- NA
Summary
Vehicle Name
Saturn SC 3dr Volkswagen New Beetle
Body Style
3 Door Coupe 2 Door Coupe
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in)
NA 0.71
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
w/Stabilizer Bar MacPherson Strut
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm)
27.2 - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in)
- TBD - 0.91
Suspension Type - Rear
Indep. Tri-Link Independent
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
NA Torsion Beam
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm)
- TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front
MacPherson Strut Independent

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