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Selected Style 2-Door HB
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Features

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door HB 19 27 $32,827 $34,195
2-Door HB w/Sunroof & Navi 19 27 $34,478 $35,915
4-Door HB 19 27 $33,403 $34,795
4-Door HB w/Sunroof & Navi 19 27 $35,054 $36,515
5-Door HB
Pricing
Invoice Price
$32,827
$36,554
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$34,195
$39,200
Monthly Payment Estimate
$570 / month
$653 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 19 mpg N/A mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 27 mpg N/A mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Compact Cars Compact
Number of Passenger Doors - 4
Interior Dimensions
Second Hip Room (in) - TBD - 52.700
Front Shoulder Room (in) 54.5 55.600
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Second Head Room (in) 41.7 37.900
Second Shoulder Room (in) 53.6 53.700
Front Leg Room (in) 41.2 43.700
Front Hip Room (in) - TBD - 53.900
Passenger Volume (ft³) 93.5 90.700
Second Leg Room (in) 35.5 33.200
Front Head Room (in) 51.2 38.300
Exterior Dimensions
Track Width, Front (in) 60.4 60.500
Min Ground Clearance (in) 5.0 - TBD -
Length, Overall (in) 165.8 172.900
Height, Overall (in) 57.5 58.200
Track Width, Rear (in) 59.7 59.600
Wheelbase (in) 101.5 104.300
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 70.0 71.800
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down (ft³) - TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Up (ft³) 14.8 14.500
Brakes
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 12.2 x 0.9 11.000 x - TBD -
Brake Type Pwr Pwr
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 13.6 x 1.2 12.600 x - TBD -
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 14.5 NA
Steering
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 15.6 17.000
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 35.8 40.700
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Electric Rack-&-Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.0 - TBD -
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Tires
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size 225/40R18 P225/50R17
Spare Tire Size Compact NA
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size 225/40R18 P225/50R17
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) 3325 3640
Wheels
Spare Wheel Material Steel NA
Front Wheel Size (in) 18 x 7.5 17 x - TBD -
Spare Wheel Size (in) Compact NA
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in) 18 x 7.5 17 x - TBD -
Front Wheel Material Aluminum Aluminum
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 9.1 NA
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - NA
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 140 NA
Engine
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 243 @ 2400 - 5200 181 @ - TBD -
Engine Order Code NA 994
Displacement 2.0L/121 NA
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 256 @ 6000 143 @ - TBD -
Engine Type Turbocharged Gas I4 Electric
Fuel System Direct Injection NA
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 27 NA
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 19 NA
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG) 22 NA
Battery Range (mi) - 76
EPA MPG Equivalent - City - 110
EPA MPG Equivalent - Combined - 105
EPA MPG Equivalent - Hwy - 99
Transmission
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.36 - TBD -
Clutch Size (in) - TBD - NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.47 NA
Trans Type 6 1
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.10 NA
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.99 - TBD -
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.09 NA
Trans Order Code NA 44H
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 4.24/3.27 NA
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.09 NA
Trans Description Cont. Manual Automatic
Drivetrain All Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.91 NA
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) - NA
Summary
Body Style Hatchback Hatchback
Vehicle Name Volkswagen Golf R Ford Focus Electric
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) NA N/A
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) NA 1.004
Suspension Type - Rear Multi-Link Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) NA NA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) NA N/A
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut MacPherson Strut
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) NA 0.630
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) NA NA
Emissions
Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year 7.5 NA
EPA Greenhouse Gas Score - NA
Crash Test Ratings
Overall Rating -
Overall Frontal Barrier Crash Rating -
Frontal Barrier Crash Rating Driver -
Frontal Barrier Crash Rating Passenger -
Overall Side Crash Rating -
Side Barrier Rating -
Side Barrier Rating Driver -
Side Barrier Rating Passenger Rear Seat -
Side Pole Rating Driver Front Seat -
Combined Side Rating Front Seat -
Combined Side Rating Rear Seat -
Rollover Rating
 
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