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Selected Style 3-Door HB Manual (Natl)
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
3-Door HB Manual 22 29 $15,200 $16,000
3-Door HB Automatic 23 30 $15,960 $16,800
2-Door Coupe GS I4 5-Speed Manual
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door Coupe I4 5-Speed Manual GS 24 30 $14,639 $15,999
2-Door Coupe I4 4-Speed Automatic GS 22 30 $15,485 $16,899
2-Door Coupe V6 5-Speed Manual GT 19 26 $16,469 $17,999
2-Door Coupe V6 4-Speed Automatic GT 19 26 $17,315 $18,899
2-Door Coupe V6 6-Speed Manual SE 18 26 $18,321 $19,999
Pricing
Invoice Price
$15,200
$14,639
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$16,000
$15,999
Monthly Payment Estimate
$267 / month
$267 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 22 mpg 24 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 29 mpg 30 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Sub-compact Subcompact
Interior Dimensions
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Second Shoulder Room (in) 50.0 50.6
Front Leg Room (in) 41.6 43.0
Front Hip Room (in) 53.2 51.6
Second Leg Room (in) 33.6 29.9
Front Head Room (in) 37.6 38.0
Passenger Volume (ft³) 84.7 81.9
Second Hip Room (in) 47.3 44.7
Front Shoulder Room (in) 54.3 53.9
Second Head Room (in) 36.6 34.4
Exterior Dimensions
Height, Overall (in) 55.7 52.4
Track Width, Rear (in) 59.3 58.7
Wheelbase (in) 106.3 99.6
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 69.1 69.3
Track Width, Front (in) 59.3 58.7
Min Ground Clearance (in) 5.2 - TBD -
Length, Overall (in) 174.0 173.0
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Up (ft³) 12.8 14.7
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down (ft³) - TBD - - TBD -
Brakes
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.59 x 0.30 10.2 x - TBD -
Brake Type Pwr Pwr
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.83 x 0.91 11.0 x - TBD -
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Brake ABS System 4-wheel NA
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 14.5 14.5
Steering
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 36.1 35.8
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.15 2.6
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 17.7 13.5
Tires
Spare Tire Size T125/70D17 125/70R16
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size P215/45ZR17 P205/55R16
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size P215/45ZR17 P205/55R16
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) - TBD - NA
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) - TBD - NA
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2,905 2940
Wheels
Rear Wheel Material Alloy Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in) 17 x 7 16 x 6.5
Front Wheel Material Alloy Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material Steel - TBD -
Front Wheel Size (in) 17 x 7 16 x 6.5
Spare Wheel Size (in) 17 x - TBD - 16 x - TBD -
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 6.4 3.2
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) - TBD - 90
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - - TBD -
Engine
Fuel System MFI MPI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 163 @ 4,000 136 @ 4500
Engine Order Code NA NA
Displacement 2.4L/144 2.0L/121
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 160 @ 5,700 138 @ 6000
Engine Type Gas I4 Gas I4
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 29 30
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 22 24
Transmission
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 4.24 4.06
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.97 1.06
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD Manual w/OD
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.54 3.46
Clutch Size (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.33 1.39
Trans Type 5 5
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.78 0.84
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.58 3.25
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.05 2.05
Trans Order Code NA NA
Summary
Body Style 3 Door Hatchback 2 Door Hatchback Coupe
Vehicle Name Scion tC Hyundai Tiburon
Suspension
Suspension Type - Rear Independent Independent
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) Double Wishbone Multi-Link
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front Independent Independent
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 0.71 - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) MacPherson Strut MacPherson Strut
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 0.83 - TBD -
 
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