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Selected Style SW1 Manual
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
SW1 Manual 28 37 $10,975 $12,195
SW1 Automatic 27 34 $11,731 $13,035
SW2 Manual 27 37 $11,785 $13,095
SW2 Automatic 24 34 $12,541 $13,935
5-Door Wagon LX Manual
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
5-Door Wagon Manual LX 23 28 $16,868 $19,090
5-Door Wagon Automatic LX 21 26 $17,575 $19,890
5-Door Wagon Automatic VTEC EX 23 29 $19,908 $22,530
Pricing
Invoice Price
$10,975
$16,868
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$12,195
$19,090
Monthly Payment Estimate
$203 / month
$318 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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TCC Rating
Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 28 mpg 23 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 37 mpg 28 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Compact Small Station Wagon
Interior Dimensions
Second Hip Room (in) 51.6 51.4
Front Shoulder Room (in) 54.3 55.7
Second Head Room (in) 38.7 39.0
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Second Shoulder Room (in) 53.5 54.3
Front Leg Room (in) 42.5 42.7
Front Hip Room (in) 50.7 52.6
Second Leg Room (in) 32.8 34.1
Front Head Room (in) 39.3 39.8
Passenger Volume (ft³) 91.8 96.6
Exterior Dimensions
Min Ground Clearance (in) 5.7 6.3
Length, Overall (in) 176.9 188.4
Rear Door Opening Width (in) 39.7 - TBD -
Height, Overall (in) 54.5 56.0
Liftover Height (in) 25.2 - TBD -
Track Width, Rear (in) 56.0 59.1
Wheelbase (in) 102.4 106.9
Rear Door Opening Height (in) 25.1 - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 66.7 70.1
Track Width, Front (in) 56.8 59.6
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³) - TBD - 63.3
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in) NA NA
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³) NA NA
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) 36.0 - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in) 29.8 - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³) - TBD - 25.7
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in) 48.4 - TBD -
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) 32.3 - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in) 58.2 - TBD -
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 Power Power
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 7.9 x 1.2 8.66 x 1.38
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 9.9 x 0.7 11.0 x 0.98
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 12.2 17.0
Steering
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 18.3 - TBD -
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 37.1 36.1
Steering Type Power Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.0 3.11
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Tires
Rear Tire Order Code N/A NA
Front Tire Size P175/70R14 P195/60R15
Spare Tire Size T115/70R14 Compact
Front Tire Order Code N/A NA
Spare Tire Order Code N/A NA
Rear Tire Size P175/70R14 P195/60R15
Trailering
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
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 150 NA
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2390.9 3053
Wheels
Spare Wheel Size (in) 14 x 4 - TBD -
Rear Wheel Material Steel Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 14 x 5 15 x 5.5
Front Wheel Material Steel Steel
Spare Wheel Material Steel - TBD -
Front Wheel Size (in) 14 x 5 15 x 5.5
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 7.0 7.3
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 96 80
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 525 - TBD -
Engine
Engine Type Gas L4 Gas I4
Fuel System SPFI PGM-FI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 114 @ 2400 139 @ 4200
Engine Order Code N/A NA
Displacement 1.9L/116 2.2L/132
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 100 @ 5000 130 @ 5300
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 28 23
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 37 28
Transmission
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.923 3.000
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.809 1.809
Trans Order Code N/A NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 4.060 4.266
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.811 0.903
Trans Description Cont. Manual Trans, Manual
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.250 3.307
Clutch Size (in) 8.27 - TBD -
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.172 1.185
Trans Type 5 5
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.605 0.685
Trans Description Cont. Again w/4th & 5th OD NA
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) - NA
Summary
Body Style 4 Door Wagon 4 Door Wagon
Vehicle Name Saturn SW Honda Accord Wgn
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 28 - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 1.0 0.87
Suspension Type - Rear Independent Independent
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) NA w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 28 - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut Independent
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) NA NA
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Stabilizer Bar w/Coil Springs
 
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