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Selected Style 2-Door HB GL Manual
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Body Style

Transmission

Engine

Trim

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door HB Manual GL 24 31 $14,824 $15,830
2-Door HB Automatic GL 24 30 $15,688 $16,705
4-Door HB Manual GL 24 31 $15,009 $16,030
4-Door HB Automatic GL 24 30 $15,873 $16,905
4-Door HB TDI Manual GL 38 46 $16,321 $17,450
4-Door HB TDI Automatic GL 32 43 $17,394 $18,525
4-Door HB Manual GLS 24 31 $17,189 $18,390
4-Door HB Automatic GLS 24 30 $18,053 $19,265
4-Door HB TDI Manual GLS 38 46 $18,287 $19,580
4-Door HB TDI Automatic GLS 32 43 $19,360 $20,655
3-Door HB Coupe GLS Manual
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Transmission

Trim

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
3-Door HB Coupe Manual GLS 29 33 $9,499 $9,999
3-Door HB Coupe Automatic GLS 26 35 $10,298 $10,849
3-Door HB Coupe Manual GT 29 33 $10,151 $10,799
3-Door HB Coupe Automatic GT 26 35 $10,950 $11,649
4-Door Sedan Manual GLS 29 33 $10,057 $10,699
4-Door Sedan Automatic GLS 26 35 $10,856 $11,549
Pricing
Invoice Price
$14,824
$9,499
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$15,830
$9,999
Monthly Payment Estimate
$264 / month
$167 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
The Car Connection's Take
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 24 mpg 29 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 31 mpg 33 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Compact Compact
Interior Dimensions
Second Leg Room (in) 33.5 32.8
Front Head Room (in) 38.6 38.9
Passenger Volume (ft³) 88 87.9
Second Hip Room (in) - TBD - 53.0
Front Shoulder Room (in) 53.7 52.8
Second Head Room (in) 37.4 38.0
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Second Shoulder Room (in) 52.7 52.4
Front Leg Room (in) 41.5 42.6
Front Hip Room (in) - TBD - 54.1
Exterior Dimensions
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 68.3 65.7
Track Width, Front (in) 59.6 56.5
Min Ground Clearance (in) 5.1 - TBD -
Length, Overall (in) 164.9 166.7
Height, Overall (in) 56.7 54.9
Track Width, Rear (in) 58.8 56.1
Wheelbase (in) 98.9 96.1
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down (ft³) 41.8 33.0
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Up (ft³) 18.0 16.9
Brakes
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.0 x 0.87 9.5 x - TBD -
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA Yes
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel NA
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes NA
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 9.13 x 0.35 NA
Brake Type Pwr Pwr
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA 7.1 x - TBD -
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 14.5 11.9
Steering
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.04 2.9
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 15.6 15.3
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 35.8 32.5
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Tires
Rear Tire Size P195/65HR15 P175/70R13
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size P195/65HR15 P175/70R13
Spare Tire Size P195/65HR15 Compact
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) N/A N/A
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) N/A NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) N/A N/A
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) N/A NA
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2771 2280
Wheels
Front Wheel Material Steel Steel
Spare Wheel Material - TBD - - TBD -
Front Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6 13 x 5.0
Spare Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6 Compact
Rear Wheel Material Steel Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6 13 x 5.0
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 8.5 5.7
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 70 75
Engine
Displacement 2.0L/121 1.6L/98
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 115 @ 5200 104 @ 5800
Engine Type Gas I4 Gas I4
Fuel System SMPI MPI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 122 @ 2600 106 @ 3000
Engine Order Code NA NA
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 24 29
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 31 33
Transmission
Clutch Size (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.36 1.37
Trans Type 5 5
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.84 0.78
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.60 3.25
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.12 2.05
Trans Order Code NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 4.24 3.84
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.03 0.97
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD Manual w/OD
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.78 3.62
Summary
Vehicle Name Volkswagen Golf Hyundai Accent
Body Style 2 Door HB 3 Door HB Coupe
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 0.71 - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) MacPherson Strut MacPherson Strut
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 0.91 - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear Independent Independent
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) Torsion Beam Multi-Link
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front Independent Independent
 
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