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Selected Style 4-Door Sedan GL 1.8L Manual
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan 1.8L Manual GL 28 35 $12,766 $13,299
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 Sedan 1.8L Automatic GLX 26 33 $14,686 $15,299
4-Door Wagon 1.8L Manual GL 27 34 $13,246 $13,799
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 Wagon 1.8L Automatic GLX 26 33 $15,166 $15,799
4-Door Wagon 1.8L Automatic GLX+ 26 33 $15,934 $16,599
2-Door Coupe ZX2 Standard
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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
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 28 mpg 26 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 28 mpg 26 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
Passenger Volume (ft³) 98.0 80.6
Front Head Room (in) 39.1 38.0
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
Brake Type Power Pwr
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
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 12.7 12.8
Steering
Steering Type Power Pwr Rack & Pinion
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
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
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.55 3.31
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
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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