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Selected Style 4-Door Sedan S 2.0L Manual
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan 2.0L Manual S 26 32 $12,961 $13,499
4-Door Sedan 2.0L Automatic S 26 31 $13,921 $14,499
4-Door Sedan 2.0L Manual GS 26 32 $14,113 $14,699
4-Door Sedan 2.0L Automatic GS 26 31 $15,073 $15,699
4-Door Sedan 2.0L Manual w/ABS GS 26 32 $14,573 $15,199
4-Door Sedan 2.0L Automatic w/ABS GS 26 31 $15,533 $16,199
4-Door Sedan 2.0L Automatic AWD GS 24 28 $16,033 $16,699
4-Door Sedan 2.0L Automatic AWD w/ABS GS 24 28 $16,493 $17,199
4-Door Wagon 2.0L Manual SX 26 32 $14,401 $14,999
4-Door Wagon 2.0L Automatic SX 26 31 $15,361 $15,999
4-Door Wagon 2.0L Manual w/ABS SX 26 32 $14,861 $15,499
4-Door Wagon 2.0L Automatic w/ABS SX 26 31 $15,821 $16,499
4-Door Wagon 2.0L Automatic AWD SX 24 28 $16,321 $16,999
4-Door Wagon 2.0L Automatic AWD w/ABS SX 24 28 $16,781 $17,499
3-Door Coupe ZX3 Base
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
3-Door Coupe ZX3 Base 26 34 $12,035 $12,820
3-Door Coupe ZX3 Premium 26 34 $13,409 $14,315
3-Door Coupe ZX3 Pwr Premium 26 34 $14,228 $15,205
4-Door Sedan LX 27 36 $12,339 $13,150
4-Door Sedan LX Premium 27 36 $13,116 $13,995
4-Door Sedan SE 27 36 $13,875 $14,820
4-Door Sedan SE Comfort 27 36 $14,192 $15,165
4-Door Sedan w/Zetec SE Comfort 26 34 $14,427 $15,420
4-Door Sedan ZTS 26 34 $14,721 $15,740
5-Door Sedan HB ZX5 Base 26 34 $14,523 $15,525
5-Door Sedan HB ZX5 Comfort 26 34 $14,937 $15,975
5-Door Sedan HB ZX5 Premium 26 34 $15,627 $16,725
4-Door Wagon SE 25 31 $16,137 $17,280
4-Door Wagon ZTW 25 31 $16,455 $17,625
3-Door Coupe SVT 22 28 $17,339 $18,585
5-Door Sedan HB SVT 22 28 $17,799 $19,085
Pricing
Invoice Price
$12,961
$12,035
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$13,499
$12,820
Monthly Payment Estimate
$225 / month
$214 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 26 mpg 26 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 32 mpg 34 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Compact Compact
Interior Dimensions
Second Leg Room (in) 36.0 37.6
Front Head Room (in) 40.7 39.3
Passenger Volume (ft³) 90 93.8
Second Hip Room (in) 49.7 49.5
Front Shoulder Room (in) 53.7 53.7
Second Head Room (in) 37.6 38.7
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Second Shoulder Room (in) 52.9 53.7
Front Leg Room (in) 41.4 43.1
Front Hip Room (in) 48.8 49.4
Exterior Dimensions
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - 26.1
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 67.7 66.9
Track Width, Front (in) 57.1 58.8
Min Ground Clearance (in) 5.9 - TBD -
Length, Overall (in) 171.3 168.1
Height, Overall (in) 60.8 56.3
Track Width, Rear (in) 56.9 58.5
Wheelbase (in) 97.6 103.0
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 14.6 18.6
Brakes
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Brake ABS System NA NA
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) NA NA
Brake Type Pwr Pwr
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 13.2 13.2
Steering
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.11 - TBD -
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 16.0 16.0
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 32.8 34.3
Steering Type Pwr Pwr Rack & Pinion
Tires
Rear Tire Size P185/65R14 P195/60R15
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size P185/65R14 P195/60R15
Spare Tire Size T125/70D15 - TBD -
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) N/A 100
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) N/A NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) N/A 1000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) N/A NA
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2604 2551
Wheels
Front Wheel Material Steel Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 14 x - TBD - 15 x 5.5
Spare Wheel Size (in) Compact - TBD -
Rear Wheel Material Steel Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in) 14 x - TBD - 15 x 5.5
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 7.4 - TBD -
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 700 540
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 80 110
Engine
Displacement 2.0L/122 2.0L/121
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 141 @ 5700 130 @ 5300
Engine Type Gas L4 Gas I4
Fuel System NA MPI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 135 @ 3000 135 @ 4500
Engine Order Code NA NA
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 26 26
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 32 34
Transmission
Clutch Size (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.31 1.281
Trans Type 5 5
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.82 .756
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.25 3.65
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.90 1.926
Trans Order Code NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.72 3.82
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.97 .951
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD Manual w/OD
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.55 3.154
Summary
Vehicle Name Suzuki Aerio Ford Focus
Body Style 4dr Sedan 2 Door Coupe
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) - TBD - 0.83
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) NA w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD - 0.71
Suspension Type - Rear MacPherson Strut SLA Control Blade
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) NA NA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut MacPherson strut
 
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