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2-Door HB Base Manual (CA/NY/MA)
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door HB Automatic Base 22 29 $15,032 $16,320
2-Door HB Manual Base 24 31 $15,032 $16,320
2-Door HB VR6 19 25 $18,198 $19,710
2-Door HB VR6 Driver's Edition 19 25 $18,570 $20,070
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3-Door HB Coupe L Manual
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
3-Door HB Coupe Manual L 28 37 $8,104 $8,599
3-Door HB Coupe Manual GS 28 37 $8,664 $9,399
4-Door Sedan Manual GL 28 37 $9,033 $9,799
3-Door HB Coupe Automatic GS 27 36 $9,348 $10,154
3-Door HB Coupe Manual GT 28 37 $9,402 $10,199
4-Door Sedan Automatic GL 27 36 $9,717 $10,554
3-Door HB Coupe Automatic GT 27 36 $10,086 $10,954
Pricing
Invoice Price
$15,032
$8,104
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$16,320
$8,599
Monthly Payment Estimate
$272 / month
$143 / month
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
Fuel Economy
City
24 mpg 28 mpg
Highway
31 mpg 37 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification
Compact Compact
Interior Dimensions
Second Leg Room (in)
31.5 32.7
Front Head Room (in)
37.5 38.7
Passenger Volume (ft³)
86.8 88.0
Second Hip Room (in)
-TBD- 51.8
Front Shoulder Room (in)
54.0 52.8
Second Head Room (in)
37.4 37.8
Passenger Capacity
4 5
Second Shoulder Room (in)
54.6 52.4
Front Leg Room (in)
42.3 42.6
Front Hip Room (in)
-TBD- 53.5
Exterior Dimensions
Liftover Height (in)
-TBD- - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)
66.7 63.8
Track Width, Front (in)
57.5 55.9
Min Ground Clearance (in)
4.8 - TBD -
Length, Overall (in)
160.4 161.5
Height, Overall (in)
56.2 54.9
Track Width, Rear (in)
57.0 55.5
Wheelbase (in)
97.4 94.5
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down (ft³)
17.5 10.7
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Up (ft³)
NA 16.1
Brakes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
10.1 x 0.79 9.5 x .75
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
NA Yes
Brake ABS System
Four-Wheel NA
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Yes NA
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
10.1 x 0.79 NA
Brake Type
Pwr-Assisted Pwr-Assisted
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
NA 7.1 x - TBD -
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
14.5 11.9
Steering
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft)
-TBD- - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall
17.8 19.46
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)
32.8 31.8
Steering Type
Pwr Rack & Pinion Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering)
3.2 3.9
Tires
Rear Tire Size
P195/60R14 P155/80R13
Rear Tire Order Code
NA NA
Front Tire Size
P195/60R14 P155/80R13
Spare Tire Size
Compact 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 N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
N/A N/A
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
N/A N/A
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs)
2566 2101
Wheels
Front Wheel Material
Aluminum Steel
Spare Wheel Material
Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in)
14 x 6 13 x 4.5
Spare Wheel Size (in)
Compact Compact
Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in)
14 x 6 13 x 4.5
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts)
6.7 5.7
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
-TBD- - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
90 75
Engine
Displacement
2.0L/121 1.5L/91
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
115 @ 5400 92 @ 5500
Engine Type
Gas I4 Gas I4
Fuel System
SMPI EFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
122 @ 3200 97 @ 4000
Engine Order Code
NA NA
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
24 28
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
31 37
Transmission
Trans Type
5 5
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.81 0.838
Trans Description Cont. Again
NA NA
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1)
3.17 3.250
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
1.94 2.053
Trans Order Code
NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
3.67 3.842
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.97 1.031
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)
3.46 3.462
Clutch Size (in)
-TBD- - TBD -
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.29 1.370
Summary
Vehicle Name
Volkswagen GTI Hyundai Accent
Body Style
4 Door Hatchback 3 Door Hatchback Coupe
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in)
0.79 - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
MacPherson Strut MacPherson Strut
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm)
-TBD- - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in)
0.71 - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear
Independent Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
Torsion Beam w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm)
-TBD- - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front
Independent Independent

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