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Selected Style 4-Door Sedan Manual (SE)
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan Manual 32 38 $11,855 $12,480
4-Door Sedan Automatic 32 38 $12,615 $13,280
4-Door Sedan Manual
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan Manual 26 33 $9,335 $9,740
4-Door Sedan Automatic 25 32 $10,165 $10,615
4-Door Wagon Cinco Manual 26 33 $10,870 $11,365
4-Door Wagon Cinco Automatic 25 32 $11,685 $12,240
Pricing
Invoice Price
$11,855
$9,335
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$12,480
$9,740
Monthly Payment Estimate
$208 / month
$162 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 32 mpg 26 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 38 mpg 33 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Sub-Compact Sub-Compact
Interior Dimensions
Second Hip Room (in) 53.4 53.5
Front Shoulder Room (in) 50.9 53.2
Second Head Room (in) 38.8 37.7
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Second Shoulder Room (in) 50.4 52.8
Front Leg Room (in) 41.3 42.4
Front Hip Room (in) 54.6 51.6
Second Leg Room (in) 37.6 31.0
Front Head Room (in) 39.6 39.5
Passenger Volume (ft³) 86.0 79.1
Exterior Dimensions
Track Width, Front (in) 57.3 56.3
Min Ground Clearance (in) 5.7 6.0
Length, Overall (in) 154.1 166.9
Height, Overall (in) 60.2 56.7
Track Width, Rear (in) 56.3 56.5
Wheelbase (in) 93.3 94.9
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 66.7 66.1
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 11.7 9.2
Brakes
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Brake ABS System 4-wheel NA
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) NA NA
Brake Type Power Pwr
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 8.0 x - TBD - 7.87 x - TBD -
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.0 x - TBD - 9.0 x - TBD -
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 11.9 11.9
Steering
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 17.1 - TBD -
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 34.8 30.8
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.3 3.9
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Tires
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size P185/60R15 P175/65TR14
Spare Tire Size T125/70D16 NA
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size P185/60R15 P175/65TR14
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) - TBD - - TBD -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) - TBD - - TBD -
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2340 2403
Wheels
Spare Wheel Material Steel NA
Front Wheel Size (in) 15 x 5.5 14 x 5.5
Spare Wheel Size (in) 14 x - TBD - NA
Rear Wheel Material Steel Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 15 x 5.5 14 x 5.5
Front Wheel Material Steel Steel
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) - TBD - 6.3
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) - TBD - 80
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - 540
Engine
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 108 @ 6000 104 @ 5800
Engine Type Gas I4 Gas I4
Fuel System MFI MPFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 105 @ 4200 104 @ 4700
Engine Order Code NA NA
Displacement 1.5L/96 1.6L/98
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 32 26
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 38 33
Transmission
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.25 3.27
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.90 1.90
Trans Order Code NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 4.31 4.17
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.97 0.97
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD Manual w/OD
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.55 3.42
Clutch Size (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.31 1.30
Trans Type 5 5
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.82 0.78
Summary
Body Style 4 Door Sedan 4dr Sedan
Vehicle Name Scion xA Kia Rio
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 0.94 - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear MacPherson Strut Semi-Indep
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Torsion Bars Torsion Beam
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut Independent
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 0.68 NA
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs MacPherson Strut
 
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