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Selected Style 4-Door Sedan VE Manual
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Trim

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan Manual LE 31 38 $11,172 $12,258
4-Door Sedan Automatic VE 28 33 $11,628 $12,758
4-Door Sedan Manual CE 31 38 $11,468 $12,948
4-Door Sedan Automatic CE 28 36 $12,177 $13,748
4-Door Sedan Automatic LE 28 36 $13,914 $15,708
4-Door Sedan LX
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan LX 28 37 $10,769 $11,505
4-Door Sedan SE 28 37 $12,117 $12,985
4-Door Wagon SE 28 37 $13,209 $14,185
2-Door Coupe ZX2 "Cool" 25 33 $10,911 $11,660
2-Door Coupe ZX2 "Hot" 25 33 $12,439 $13,340
Pricing
Invoice Price
$11,172
$10,769
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$12,258
$11,505
Monthly Payment Estimate
$204 / month
$192 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
The Car Connection's Take
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 31 mpg 28 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 38 mpg 37 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Compact Compact
Interior Dimensions
Second Hip Room (in) 51.2 49.4
Front Shoulder Room (in) 52.8 51.6
Second Head Room (in) 36.9 36.7
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Second Shoulder Room (in) 52.2 52.1
Front Leg Room (in) 42.5 42.5
Front Hip Room (in) 50.5 50.2
Second Leg Room (in) 33.2 34.0
Front Head Room (in) 39.3 39.0
Passenger Volume (ft³) 88 87.2
Exterior Dimensions
Track Width, Front (in) 57.5 56.5
Min Ground Clearance (in) 4.7 - TBD -
Length, Overall (in) 174.0 174.7
Height, Overall (in) 54.5 53.3
Track Width, Rear (in) 57.1 56.5
Wheelbase (in) 97.0 98.4
Liftover Height (in) 24.4 26.4
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 66.7 67.0
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 12.1 12.8
Brakes
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 Power
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 7.9 x - TBD - 9.0 x 1.48
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.0 x 0.87 10.1 x 0.87
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 13.2 12.8
Steering
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 18.1 17.0
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 32.2 31.5
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Power Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.3 3.1
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) 34.1 - TBD -
Tires
Rear Tire Order Code NA T71
Front Tire Size P175/65R14 P185/65R14
Spare Tire Size T115/70D14 T115/70D14
Front Tire Order Code NA T71
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size P175/65R14 P185/65R14
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA 100
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 1500 1000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA 1000
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 150 100
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2414 2468
Wheels
Spare Wheel Material Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 14 x 5.5 14 x 5.5
Spare Wheel Size (in) Compact 14 x 4
Rear Wheel Material Steel Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 14 x 5.5 14 x 5.5
Front Wheel Material Steel Steel
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 6.1 8.45
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 80 75
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - 540
Engine
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 120 @ 5600 110 @ 5000
Engine Type Gas I4 Gas I4
Fuel System EFI SPI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 122 @ 4400 125 @ 3750
Engine Order Code NA 99P
Displacement 1.8L/108 2.0L/121
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 31 28
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 38 37
Transmission
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.25 3.17
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.90 1.83
Trans Order Code NA 445
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.72 3.85
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.89 0.91
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD Manual w/OD
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.17 3.31
Clutch Size (in) 8.3 8.86
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.31 1.23
Trans Type 5 5
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.73 0.72
Summary
Body Style 4 Door Sedan 4 Door Sedan
Vehicle Name Toyota Corolla Ford Escort
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 30.2 32
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) NA 1.00
Suspension Type - Rear MacPherson Strut Quadralink
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) NA w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 30.2 30
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut Independent strut
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 0.6 0.51
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) NA w/Coil Springs
 
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