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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 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
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 35 mpg 33 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Sub-Compact Subcompact
Interior Dimensions
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
Front Hip Room (in) 50.8 51.1
Exterior Dimensions
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
Track Width, Rear (in) 56.5 56.5
Wheelbase (in) 97.6 98.4
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 12.0 11.8
Brakes
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
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 7.87 x 1.18 9.0 x 1.48
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
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
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) 2271 2478
Wheels
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
Rear Wheel Size (in) 14 x 5.5 15 x 5.5
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
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
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 117 @ 3500 135 @ 4500
Engine Order Code NA NA
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 28 26
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 35 33
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
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) 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
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
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 30 30
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut Independent Strut
 
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