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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
4-Door HB 19 27 $33,403 $34,795
2-Door HB w/Sunroof & Navi 19 27 $34,478 $35,915
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
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
Second Hip Room (in) - TBD - 52.700
Front Shoulder Room (in) 54.5 55.600
Exterior Dimensions
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
Track Width, Front (in) 60.4 60.500
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Up (ft³) 14.8 14.500
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down (ft³) - TBD - - TBD -
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
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
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
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 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
Spare Wheel Material Steel NA
Front Wheel Size (in) 18 x 7.5 17 x - TBD -
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
Displacement 2.0L/121 NA
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 256 @ 6000 143 @ - TBD -
Engine Type Turbocharged Gas I4 Electric
Fuel System Direct Injection NA
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 243 @ 2400 - 5200 181 @ - TBD -
Engine Order Code NA 994
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 19 NA
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG) 22 NA
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 27 NA
Battery Range (mi) - 76
EPA MPG Equivalent - City - 110
EPA MPG Equivalent - Combined - 105
EPA MPG Equivalent - Hwy - 99
Transmission
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
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.36 - TBD -
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) - NA
Summary
Body Style Hatchback Hatchback
Vehicle Name Volkswagen Golf R Ford Focus Electric
Suspension
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
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) NA N/A
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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