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Selected Style 2-Door Sedan CE Manual
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Transmission

Trim

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door Sedan CE Manual CE 32 39 $10,080 $10,698
2-Door Sedan Manual Limited Edition 32 39 $10,080 $10,698
2-Door Sedan Automatic Limited Edition 29 34 $10,551 $11,198
2-Door Sedan CE Automatic CE 29 34 $10,551 $11,198
4-Door Sedan CE Manual CE 32 39 $11,279 $12,168
4-Door Sedan CE Automatic CE 30 37 $11,936 $12,878
4-Door Sedan Base Manual
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan Manual Base 31 35 $11,914 $12,998
4-Door Sedan Manual CE 31 35 $11,914 $12,998
4-Door Sedan Automatic Base 25 29 $12,373 $13,498
4-Door Sedan Automatic CE 25 29 $12,373 $13,498
4-Door Sedan Manual DX 29 35 $12,566 $14,188
4-Door Sedan Automatic DX 27 34 $13,273 $14,988
Pricing
Invoice Price
$10,080
$11,914
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$10,698
$12,998
Monthly Payment Estimate
$178 / month
$217 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 32 mpg 31 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 39 mpg 35 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Sub-Compact Sub-Compact
Interior Dimensions
Second Shoulder Room (in) 51.6 53.5
Front Leg Room (in) 41.2 42.4
Front Hip Room (in) 54.0 51.3
Second Leg Room (in) 31.9 33.0
Front Head Room (in) 38.6 38.8
Passenger Volume (ft³) 81.0 89.4
Second Hip Room (in) 49.0 54.3
Front Shoulder Room (in) 51.3 54.1
Second Head Room (in) 36.5 37.1
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Exterior Dimensions
Height, Overall (in) 54.1 53.5
Track Width, Rear (in) 56.3 57.1
Wheelbase (in) 93.7 97.0
Liftover Height (in) 25.0 24.4
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 64.8 66.3
Track Width, Front (in) 55.1 57.5
Min Ground Clearance (in) 4.9 4.7
Length, Overall (in) 161.8 172.0
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 9.3 12.7
Brakes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) NA NA
Brake Type Power Power
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 7.1 x 1.0 7.9 x - TBD -
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 9.3 x 0.7 10.0 x 0.87
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Brake ABS System NA NA
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 11.9 13.2
Steering
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 31.5 32.2
Steering Type Rack & Pinion Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.0 3.3
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) 33.5 - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 17.5 18.1
Tires
Spare Tire Size T115/70D14 Compact
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size P175/65R14 P175/65R14
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size P175/65R14 P175/65R14
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) N/A N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) N/A N/A
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) N/A N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) N/A N/A
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2010 2337
Wheels
Rear Wheel Material Steel Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 14 x 5.5 14 x 5.5
Front Wheel Material Steel Steel
Spare Wheel Material Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 14 x 5.5 14 x 5.5
Spare Wheel Size (in) Compact Compact
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 5.2 - TBD -
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 60 - TBD -
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 306 6.1
Engine
Fuel System EFI EFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 100 @ 4400 105 @ 4400
Engine Order Code NA NA
Displacement 1.5L/92 1.6L/98
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 93 @ 5400 100 @ 5600
Engine Type Gas I4 Gas I4
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 39 35
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 32 31
Transmission
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.89 0.89
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD Manual
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.55 3.17
Clutch Size (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.23 1.31
Trans Type 5 5
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.73 0.73
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.25 3.25
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.90 1.90
Trans Order Code NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.72 3.72
Summary
Body Style 2 Door Sedan 4 Door Sedan
Vehicle Name Toyota Tercel Toyota Corolla
Suspension
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) NA NA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 25 - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut MacPherson Strut
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 1.13 - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) NA NA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 30 - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 0.75 NA
Suspension Type - Rear Torsion Beam MacPherson Strut
 
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