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Selected Style 2-Door HB 1.8T Turbo 5-spd Manual
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door HB 1.8T Turbo 5-spd Manual 24 31 $17,225 $18,910
2-Door HB 1.8T Turbo Automatic 22 29 $18,298 $19,985
2-Door HB VR6 5-spd Manual 20 28 $18,476 $20,295
2-Door HB VR6 6-spd Manual 21 30 $19,813 $21,775
2-Door HB 1.8T Turbo Manual 337 Edition 23 30 $20,220 $22,225
3-Door HB Coupe L Manual
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan Automatic GL 25 35 $10,529 $11,249
3-Door HB Coupe Manual L 28 36 $8,610 $8,999
3-Door HB Coupe Manual GS 27 37 $9,593 $10,249
3-Door HB Coupe Automatic GS 25 35 $10,155 $10,849
4-Door Sedan Manual GL 27 37 $9,967 $10,649
Pricing
Invoice Price
$17,225
$8,610
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$18,910
$8,999
Monthly Payment Estimate
$315 / month
$150 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 24 mpg 28 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 31 mpg 36 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Compact Subcompact
Interior Dimensions
Second Shoulder Room (in) 52.7 52.4
Front Leg Room (in) 41.5 42.6
Front Hip Room (in) - TBD - 54.1
Second Leg Room (in) 33.5 32.8
Passenger Volume (ft³) 88 88.0
Front Head Room (in) 38.6 38.9
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
Exterior Dimensions
Height, Overall (in) 56.7 54.9
Track Width, Rear (in) 58.8 56.1
Wheelbase (in) 98.9 96.1
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) 4.0 - TBD -
Length, Overall (in) 164.9 166.7
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Up (ft³) 18.0 16.9
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down (ft³) 41.8 - TBD -
Brakes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 9.1 x 0.35 NA
Brake Type Pwr Pwr-Assisted
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA 7.1 x - TBD -
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.0 x 0.87 9.5 x .75
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA Yes
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel NA
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes NA
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 14.5 11.9
Steering
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 35.8 32.5
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.04 3.9
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 15.6 14.8
Tires
Spare Tire Size P205/55HR16 Compact
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size P205/55HR16 P175/70R13
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size P205/55HR16 P175/70R13
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA - TBD -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA - TBD -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA - TBD -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA - TBD -
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2932 2255
Wheels
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6.5 13 x 5.0
Front Wheel Material Aluminum Steel
Spare Wheel Material Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6.5 13 x 5.0
Spare Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6.5 4.0 x 14
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 7.4 3.3
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 120 75
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 60 - TBD -
Engine
Fuel System Turbocharged MPFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 173 @ 5000 97 @ 3000
Engine Order Code NA NA
Displacement 1.8L/108.6 1.5L/92
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 180 @ 5500 92 @ 5500
Engine Type Gas I4 Gas I4
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 31 36
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 24 28
Transmission
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) 3.30 3.62
Clutch Size (in) - TBD - 7.87
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.31 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) 3.06 3.25
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.94 2.05
Trans Order Code NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.65 3.65
Summary
Body Style 2 Dr Hatchback 3 Dr Hatchback Cpe
Vehicle Name Volkswagen GTI Hyundai Accent
Suspension
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) Torsion Beam w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front Independent Independent
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) 0.83 - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear Independent Multi-Link
 
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