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Selected Style 2-Door Coupe L AWD w/BC Equip
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door Coupe AWD w/BC Equip L 17 24 $27,795 $30,625
2-Door Coupe AWD w/HN Equip LSi 17 24 $32,540 $36,245
2-Door HB
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door HB 44 49 $8,082 $8,580
2-Door HB LSi 39 43 $8,555 $9,180
4-Door Sedan LSi 39 43 $9,180 $9,850
Pricing
Invoice Price
$27,795
$8,082
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$30,625
$8,580
Monthly Payment Estimate
$510 / month
$143 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 17 mpg 44 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 24 mpg 49 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Sub Compact Sub-Compact
Interior Dimensions
Second Hip Room (in) 50.9 43.9
Front Shoulder Room (in) 56.1 48.9
Second Head Room (in) 35.0 36.0
Passenger Capacity 5 4
Second Shoulder Room (in) 54.5 48.9
Front Leg Room (in) 43.5 42.5
Front Hip Room (in) 51.4 47.2
Second Leg Room (in) 28.5 32.2
Front Head Room (in) 38.0 39.1
Passenger Volume (ft³) 85 77.4
Exterior Dimensions
Track Width, Front (in) 59.1 54.5
Min Ground Clearance (in) 7.5 6.3
Length, Overall (in) 182.1 149.4
Height, Overall (in) 48.4 54.7
Track Width, Rear (in) 58.3 53.5
Wheelbase (in) 102.8 93.1
Liftover Height (in) 21.5 27.1
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 69.7 62.6
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 8.2 -
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down (ft³) - 22.5
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Up (ft³) - 8.4
Brakes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.8 x 0.94 9.02 x 0.67
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA Yes
Brake ABS System 4 Channel NA
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes NA
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.3 x 0.39 NA
Brake Type Power Power
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA 7.09 x 0.98
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 18.5 10.6
Steering
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) NA 34.1
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall NA 19.1
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 35.4 31.5
Steering Type Power Rack & Pinion Manual
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) NA 3.7
Tires
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size 215/55R16 P155/80R13
Spare Tire Size NA T115/70D14
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size 215/55R16 P155/80R13
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA N/A
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA N/A
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3525 1832
Wheels
Spare Wheel Material NA Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7.5 13 x 4.5
Spare Wheel Size (in) NA 14 x 4
Rear Wheel Material Alloy Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7.5 13 x 4.5
Front Wheel Material Alloy Steel
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) NA 4.1
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) NA 390
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) NA 55
Engine
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 230 @ 5400 55 @ 5700
Engine Type Gas Flat 6 Cyl Gas L3
Fuel System SFI EFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 228 @ 4400 58 @ 3300
Engine Order Code NA LP2
Displacement 3.3L/202.5 1.0L/61
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 17 44
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 24 49
Transmission
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) NA 0.76
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA -
Trans Description Cont. Again Electronic NA
Drivetrain All Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.27 3.27
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.54 1.89
Trans Order Code NA MM5
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) NA 4.39
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.69 0.91
Trans Description Cont. Automatic Manual w/OD
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 2.78 3.42
Clutch Size (in) NA 6.69
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00 1.28
Trans Type 4 5
Summary
Vehicle Name Subaru SVX Geo Metro
Body Style 2 Door Coupe 3dr Hatchback Cpe
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) NA 25
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) NA 0.94
Suspension Type - Rear Strut-Type MacPherson Strut
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Parallel Links w/Separate coils
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) NA 25
Suspension Type - Front Strut-Type MacPherson Strut
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) NA 0.71
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Lower L-Arms w/Coil spring
 
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