Compare 2002 Suzuki Esteem vs 2002 Ford Escort

2002 Suzuki Esteem
2002 Ford Escort
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4-Door Sedan 1.8L Manual GL
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan 1.8L Manual GL 28 35 $12,766 $13,299
4-Door Wagon 1.8L Manual GL 27 34 $13,246 $13,799
4-Door Sedan 1.8L Automatic GL 26 33 $13,726 $14,299
4-Door Sedan 1.8L Manual GLX 28 35 $13,726 $14,299
4-Door Wagon 1.8L Automatic GL 26 33 $14,206 $14,799
4-Door Wagon 1.8L Manual GLX 27 34 $14,206 $14,799
4-Door Sedan 1.8L Automatic GLX 26 33 $14,686 $15,299
4-Door Wagon 1.8L Automatic GLX 26 33 $15,166 $15,799
4-Door Wagon 1.8L Automatic GLX+ 26 33 $15,934 $16,599
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2-Door Coupe ZX2 Standard
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door Coupe ZX2 Standard 26 33 $12,054 $12,815
2-Door Coupe ZX2 Deluxe 26 33 $13,016 $13,860
2-Door Coupe ZX2 Premium 26 33 $13,434 $14,315
Pricing
Invoice Price
$12,766
$12,054
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$13,299
$12,815
Monthly Payment Estimate
$222 / month
$214 / month
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
Fuel Economy
City
28 mpg 26 mpg
Highway
35 mpg 33 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification
Sub-Compact Subcompact
Interior Dimensions
Front Hip Room (in)
50.8 51.1
Second Leg Room (in)
34.1 33.4
Front Head Room (in)
39.1 38.0
Passenger Volume (ft³)
98.0 80.6
Second Hip Room (in)
48.2 45.1
Front Shoulder Room (in)
51.8 50.8
Second Head Room (in)
37.3 35.1
Passenger Capacity
5 4
Second Shoulder Room (in)
52.1 48.7
Front Leg Room (in)
42.3 42.5
Exterior Dimensions
Track Width, Rear (in)
56.5 56.5
Wheelbase (in)
97.6 98.4
Liftover Height (in)
25.9 25.7
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)
66.1 67.4
Track Width, Front (in)
56.7 56.5
Min Ground Clearance (in)
5.5 - TBD -
Length, Overall (in)
166.3 175.2
Height, Overall (in)
53.9 52.3
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³)
12.0 11.8
Brakes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
7.87 x 1.18 9.0 x 1.48
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
9.17 x 0.79 10.1 x 0.87
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
Power Pwr
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
12.7 12.8
Steering
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering)
3.2 3.1
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft)
34.8 - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall
15.9 17.0
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)
32.2 31.5
Steering Type
Power Pwr Rack & Pinion
Tires
Spare Tire Order Code
NA NA
Rear Tire Size
P185/60R14 P185/60R15
Rear Tire Order Code
NA NA
Front Tire Size
P185/60R14 P185/60R15
Spare Tire Size
T115/70D14 T115/70D14
Front 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)
2271 2478
Wheels
Rear Wheel Size (in)
14 x 5.5 15 x 5.5
Front Wheel Material
Steel Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material
Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in)
14 x 5.5 15 x 5.5
Spare Wheel Size (in)
14 x 4 14 x 4
Rear Wheel Material
Steel Aluminum
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts)
4.4 8.45
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
390 540
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
70 95
Engine
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
117 @ 3500 135 @ 4500
Engine Order Code
NA NA
Displacement
1.8L/112 2.0L/121
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
122 @ 6300 130 @ 5300
Engine Type
Gas L4 Gas I4
Fuel System
MPFI SMPI
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
35 33
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
28 26
Transmission
Clutch Size (in)
7.48 8.86
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.31 1.31
Trans Type
5 5
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.82 0.76
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
NA NA
Trans Description Cont. Again
NA NA
Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1)
3.25 3.16
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
1.90 1.83
Trans Order Code
NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
3.79 4.10
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.97 1.03
Trans Description Cont.
Manual w/OD Manual w/OD
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1)
3.55 3.31
Summary
Vehicle Name
Suzuki Esteem Ford Escort
Body Style
4dr Sedan 2 Door Coupe
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm)
30 30
Suspension Type - Front
MacPherson Strut Independent Strut
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in)
NA 0.51
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
w/coil spring w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm)
30 35
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in)
0.87 1.00
Suspension Type - Rear
MacPherson Strut Quadralink
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
w/coil spring w/Coil Springs

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