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Selected Style 3-Door HB Manual (Natl)
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Transmission

Trim

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan Manual 29 36 $11,679 $12,425
4-Door Sedan Automatic 29 35 $12,360 $13,150
4-Door Sedan Manual S 29 36 $13,089 $13,925
4-Door Sedan Automatic S 29 35 $13,770 $14,650
3-Door HB Manual 29 36 $10,856 $11,550
3-Door HB Automatic 29 35 $11,702 $12,450
3-Door HB Manual S 29 36 $12,431 $13,225
3-Door HB Automatic S 29 35 $13,277 $14,125
5-Door HB SVM
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan LS 24 34 $11,500 $12,170
4-Door Sedan LT 24 34 $13,154 $13,920
5-Door HB SVM 24 34 $9,672 $10,235
5-Door HB LS 24 34 $11,358 $12,020
Pricing
Invoice Price
$10,856
$9,672
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$11,550
$10,235
Monthly Payment Estimate
$193 / month
$171 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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TCC Rating
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TCC's Bottom Line The 2008 Toyota Yaris is one of the cheapest, and cheapest to run, of all new vehicles. The 2008 Chevrolet Aveo has a bargain-basement price, and with the exception of good interior comfort, you get what you pay for.
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 29 mpg 24 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 36 mpg 34 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Subcompact Subcompact
Interior Dimensions
Second Leg Room (in) 33.8 35.3
Front Head Room (in) 39.4 39.2
Passenger Volume (ft³) 84.6 100.4
Second Hip Room (in) 46.7 52.8
Front Shoulder Room (in) 51.4 53.6
Second Head Room (in) 37.9 37.6
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Second Shoulder Room (in) 50.4 52.7
Front Leg Room (in) 40.3 41.2
Front Hip Room (in) 50.0 51.6
Exterior Dimensions
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 66.7 65.7
Track Width, Front (in) 58.3 57.1
Min Ground Clearance (in) 5.5 - TBD -
Length, Overall (in) 150.6 152.7
Height, Overall (in) 60.0 58.8
Track Width, Rear (in) 57.9 55.5
Wheelbase (in) 96.9 97.6
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down (ft³) 25.7 42.0
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Up (ft³) 9.32 7.0
Brakes
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.0 x - TBD - 10.1 x 0.95
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 NA Pwr
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 7.9 x - TBD - 7.8 x 1.38
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 11.1 11
Steering
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.0 3
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 19.7 16
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 30.8 33.0
Steering Type Electric pwr Pwr Rack & Pinion
Tires
Rear Tire Size P175/65R14 P185/60R14
Rear Tire Order Code NA Q98
Front Tire Size P175/65R14 P185/60R14
Spare Tire Size T125/70D15 T105/70D14
Front Tire Order Code NA Q98
Spare Tire Order Code NA - TBD -
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2295 2343
Wheels
Front Wheel Material Steel Steel
Spare Wheel Material Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 14 x - TBD - 14 x 5.5
Spare Wheel Size (in) Compact Compact
Rear Wheel Material Steel Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 14 x - TBD - 14 x 5.5
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 5.4 6.3
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - 550
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) NA 85
Engine
Displacement 1.5L/91 1.6L/98
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 106 @ 6000 103 @ 5800
Engine Type Gas I4 Gas 4-Cylinder
Fuel System SFI MFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 103 @ 4200 107 @ 3400
Engine Order Code NA LXT
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 29 24
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 36 34
Transmission
Clutch Size (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.31 1.28
Trans Type 5 5
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.82 0.76
Trans Description Cont. Again w/OD NA
Drivetrain Front wheel drive Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.25 3.33
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.90 1.95
Trans Order Code NA MM5
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.72 3.94
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.97 0.97
Trans Description Cont. Manual Manual w/OD
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.55 3.55
Summary
Vehicle Name Toyota Yaris Chevrolet Aveo
Body Style 3 Door Hatchback 5 Door Hatchback
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) NA NA
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/stabilizer bar w/coil springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 0.91 0.67
Suspension Type - Rear Torsion Beam Torsion beam
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) NA NA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut McPherson strut
 
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