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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 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
Passenger Volume (ft³) 85 77.4
Front Head Room (in) 38.0 39.1
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
Exterior Dimensions
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
Track Width, Front (in) 59.1 54.5
Min Ground Clearance (in) 7.5 6.3
Length, Overall (in) 182.1 149.4
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 8.2 -
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Up (ft³) - 8.4
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down (ft³) - 22.5
Brakes
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
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
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 18.5 10.6
Steering
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 35.4 31.5
Steering Type Power Rack & Pinion Manual
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) NA 3.7
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) NA 34.1
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall NA 19.1
Tires
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
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size 215/55R16 P155/80R13
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA N/A
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA N/A
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3525 1832
Wheels
Rear Wheel Material Alloy Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7.5 13 x 4.5
Front Wheel Material Alloy Steel
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
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) NA 4.1
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) NA 55
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) NA 390
Engine
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
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 230 @ 5400 55 @ 5700
Engine Type Gas Flat 6 Cyl Gas L3
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 24 49
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 17 44
Transmission
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
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
Summary
Body Style 2 Door Coupe 3dr Hatchback Cpe
Vehicle Name Subaru SVX Geo Metro
Suspension
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
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) NA 25
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) NA 0.94
Suspension Type - Rear Strut-Type MacPherson Strut
 
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