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Selected Style 2014 Subaru WRX 4-Door Sedan S
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Trim

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan S 26 36 $15,843 $16,810
4-Door Sedan SE 26 36 $17,358 $18,615
5-Door HB SE 26 36 $17,824 $19,115
4-Door Sedan Titanium 26 37 $21,975 $23,565
5-Door HB Titanium 26 37 $22,441 $24,065
5-Door HB ST 23 32 $22,486 $24,115
Pricing
Invoice Price
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$15,843
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
N/A
$16,810
Monthly Payment Estimate
$0 / month
$280 / month
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TCC's Bottom Line The 2014 Subaru WRX and STI lack an automatic transmission and decent fuel economy, but they're fun to drive in just about any weather, and they're comfortable for long commutes, too. Even without considering the top-performance ST, the 2014 Ford Focus is one of the best-driving small cars on the market--with the impression of being an accessible premium car, not a spruced-up econobox.
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City N/A mpg 26 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway N/A mpg 36 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Compact Cars
Interior Dimensions
Second Leg Room (in) 33.2
Front Head Room (in) 38.3
Second Hip Room (in) 52.7
Front Shoulder Room (in) 55.6
Passenger Volume (ft³) 90.7
Second Head Room (in) 38
Second Shoulder Room (in) 53.7
Front Leg Room (in) 41.9
Passenger Capacity 5
Front Hip Room (in) 53.9
Exterior Dimensions
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 71.8
Track Width, Front (in) 61.2
Length, Overall (in) 178.5
Height, Overall (in) 57.7
Track Width, Rear (in) 60.4
Wheelbase (in) 104.3
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 13.2
Brakes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.9
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 9
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 9
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 12.4
Steering
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 36
Steering Type Rack-Pinion
Tires
Rear Tire Size P195/65HR15
Rear Tire Order Code NA
Front Tire Size P195/65HR15
Spare Tire Size Compact
Front Tire Order Code NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2935
Wheels
Spare Wheel Material Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 15 X 5.5
Spare Wheel Size (in) Compact
Rear Wheel Material Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 15 X 5.5
Front Wheel Material Steel
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 590
Engine
Fuel System Gasoline Direct Injection
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 146 @ 4450
Engine Order Code NA
Displacement 2.0 L/122
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 160 @ 6500
Engine Type Regular Unleaded I-4
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 26
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG) 30
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 36
Transmission
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.03
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.67
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.82
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.45
Trans Type 5
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.80
Trans Description Cont. Again NA
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.72
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.14
Trans Order Code 44Z
Summary
Body Style Sedan
Vehicle Name Ford Focus
Suspension
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) Short And Long Arm
Suspension Type - Front Strut
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) Strut
Suspension Type - Rear Short And Long Arm
Emissions
Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year 5.9
Crash Test Ratings
Overall Rating -
Overall Frontal Barrier Crash Rating -
Frontal Barrier Crash Rating Driver -
Frontal Barrier Crash Rating Passenger -
Overall Side Crash Rating -
Side Barrier Rating -
Side Barrier Rating Driver -
Side Barrier Rating Passenger Rear Seat -
Side Pole Rating Driver Front Seat -
Combined Side Rating Front Seat -
Combined Side Rating Rear Seat -
Rollover Rating -
 
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