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Selected Style 4-Door Sedan CE Manual (SE)
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Trim

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan Manual CE 32 41 $12,744 $13,780
4-Door Sedan Automatic CE 30 38 $13,484 $14,580
4-Door Sedan Manual S 32 41 $13,416 $14,825
4-Door Sedan Automatic S 30 38 $14,140 $15,625
4-Door Sedan Manual LE 32 41 $13,563 $14,990
4-Door Sedan Automatic LE 30 38 $14,287 $15,790
4-Door Sedan Manual XRS 26 34 $15,886 $17,555
4-Door Sedan ES Manual
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan Manual ES 27 34 $13,636 $14,299
4-Door Sedan Automatic ES 25 31 $14,492 $15,199
4-Door Sedan Manual OZ-Rally 27 34 $15,812 $16,599
4-Door Sedan Automatic OZ-Rally 25 31 $16,668 $17,499
4-Door Sedan Manual Ralliart 23 29 $17,622 $18,499
4-Door Sedan Automatic Ralliart 22 28 $18,477 $19,399
4-Door Sedan Manual Evolution RS 19 26 $26,333 $27,929
4-Door Sedan Manual Evolution VIII 19 26 $28,928 $30,699
4-Door Sedan Manual Evolution MR Edition 19 26 $32,732 $34,699
Pricing
Invoice Price
$12,744
$13,636
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$13,780
$14,299
Monthly Payment Estimate
$230 / month
$238 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 32 mpg 27 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 41 mpg 34 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Compact Compact
Interior Dimensions
Front Hip Room (in) 51.9 51.2
Second Leg Room (in) 35.4 36.6
Front Head Room (in) 39.3 38.8
Passenger Volume (ft³) 90.3 93.9
Second Hip Room (in) 46.2 50.2
Front Shoulder Room (in) 53.1 54.1
Second Head Room (in) 37.1 36.7
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Second Shoulder Room (in) 53.5 53.3
Front Leg Room (in) 41.3 43.2
Exterior Dimensions
Track Width, Rear (in) 57.5 57.9
Wheelbase (in) 102.4 102.4
Liftover Height (in) 24.4 NA
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 66.9 66.8
Track Width, Front (in) 58.3 57.9
Min Ground Clearance (in) 5.7 4.9
Length, Overall (in) 178.3 180.5
Height, Overall (in) 58.5 54.1
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 13.6 11.3
Brakes
Brake Type Power Pwr
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 7.9 x - TBD - 8.0 x 1.17
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.8 x - TBD - 10.1 x 0.94
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) 13.2 13.2
Steering
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.4 3.19
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 19.5 14.7
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 36.1 32.8
Tires
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size P185/65R15 P185/65R14
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size P185/65R15 P185/65R14
Spare Tire Size T115/70D14 T125/70D15
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 150 100
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
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2505 2656
Wheels
Rear Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6.0 14 x 5.5
Front Wheel Material Steel Steel
Spare Wheel Material Steel NA
Front Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6.0 14 x 5.5
Spare Wheel Size (in) 14 x - TBD - NA
Rear Wheel Material Steel Steel
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 6.9 6.4
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 550 - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 80 85
Engine
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 125 @ 4200 130 @ 4250
Engine Order Code NA 4G94
Displacement 1.8L/108 2.0L/122
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 130 @ 6000 120 @ 5500
Engine Type Gas I4 Gas I4
Fuel System SEFI MPFI
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 41 34
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 32 27
Transmission
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.17 3.58
Clutch Size (in) 8.3 - TBD -
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.31 1.38
Trans Type 5 5
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.73 0.77
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.25 3.36
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.90 1.95
Trans Order Code NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.94 3.72
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.89 1.03
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD Manual w/OD
Summary
Vehicle Name Toyota Corolla Mitsubishi Lancer
Body Style 4 Door Sedan 4 Door Sedan
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 30.2 - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut MacPherson Strut
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 0.79 NA
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs NA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 30.2 - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 0.94 0.94
Suspension Type - Rear MacPherson Strut Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Torsion Bars w/Coil Springs
 
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