Compare 1998 Volkswagen Jetta vs 1998 Mercury Mystique

1998 Volkswagen Jetta
1998 Mercury Mystique
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4-Door Sedan Automatic GL
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan Automatic GL 22 29 $13,242 $14,595
4-Door Sedan Manual GL 24 31 $13,242 $14,595
4-Door Sedan Automatic GT 22 29 $13,651 $14,990
4-Door Sedan Manual GT 24 31 $13,651 $14,990
4-Door Sedan Manual TDI 40 29 $14,522 $15,770
4-Door Sedan Automatic K2 22 29 $14,691 $15,995
4-Door Sedan Manual K2 24 31 $14,691 $15,995
4-Door Sedan Automatic Wolfsburg 22 29 $15,214 $16,500
4-Door Sedan Manual Wolfsburg 24 31 $15,214 $16,500
4-Door Sedan Automatic GLS 22 29 $15,341 $16,945
4-Door Sedan Manual GLS 24 31 $15,341 $16,945
4-Door Sedan Automatic GLX 18 25 $19,335 $20,955
4-Door Sedan Manual GLX 19 26 $19,335 $20,955
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4-Door Sedan GS
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan GS 24 35 $14,982 $16,390
4-Door Sedan LS 19 28 $16,188 $17,745
Pricing
Invoice Price
$13,242
$14,982
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$14,595
$16,390
Monthly Payment Estimate
$243 / month
$273 / month
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
Fuel Economy
City
22 mpg 24 mpg
Highway
29 mpg 35 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification
Compact Compact
Interior Dimensions
Front Hip Room (in)
- TBD - 50.7
Second Leg Room (in)
31.5 34.4
Front Head Room (in)
39.2 39.0
Passenger Volume (ft³)
87.5 90.2
Second Hip Room (in)
- TBD - 45.3
Front Shoulder Room (in)
53.8 53.9
Second Head Room (in)
37.3 36.7
Passenger Capacity
4 5
Second Shoulder Room (in)
52.8 53.3
Front Leg Room (in)
42.3 42.4
Exterior Dimensions
Track Width, Rear (in)
57.0 58.5
Wheelbase (in)
97.4 106.5
Liftover Height (in)
- TBD - 25.1
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)
66.7 69.1
Track Width, Front (in)
57.5 59.2
Min Ground Clearance (in)
4.8 - TBD -
Length, Overall (in)
173.4 184.8
Height, Overall (in)
56.1 54.4
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³)
15.0 13.9
Brakes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
7.9 x -TBD- 8.0 x 1.5
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
10.1 x 0.79 10.24 x 0.94
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Brake ABS System
NA NA
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
NA NA
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
NA NA
Brake Type
Pwr-Assisted Power
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
14.5 14.5
Steering
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering)
3.2 2.78
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft)
- TBD - 38.4
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall
17.8 14.52
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)
32.8 36.5
Steering Type
Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Tires
Spare Tire Order Code
NA NA
Rear Tire Size
P195/60R14 P185/70R14
Rear Tire Order Code
NA NA
Front Tire Size
P195/60R14 P185/70R14
Spare Tire Size
Compact T135/80R15
Front Tire Order Code
NA NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
N/A 100
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
N/A N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
N/A 1000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
N/A N/A
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs)
2679 2805
Wheels
Rear Wheel Size (in)
14 x 6 14 x 5.5
Front Wheel Material
Steel Steel
Spare Wheel Material
Steel - TBD -
Front Wheel Size (in)
14 x 6 14 x 5.5
Spare Wheel Size (in)
Compact 15 x - TBD -
Rear Wheel Material
Steel Steel
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts)
6.7 7.0
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
- TBD - 590
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
70 130
Engine
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
122 @ 3200 130 @ 4000
Engine Order Code
NA 993
Displacement
2.0L/121 2.0L/121
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
115 @ 5400 125 @ 5500
Engine Type
Gas I4 Gas I4
Fuel System
SMPI SEFI
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
29 35
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
22 24
Transmission
Clutch Size (in)
- TBD - 9.5
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.00 1.45
Trans Type
4 5
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
NA 0.77
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
NA -
Trans Description Cont. Again
Electronic NA
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1)
2.88 3.46
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
1.44 2.14
Trans Order Code
NA 445
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
4.53 2.96
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.74 1.03
Trans Description Cont.
Automatic w/OD, Manual w/OD
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1)
2.71 3.42
Summary
Vehicle Name
Volkswagen Jetta Mercury Mystique
Body Style
4 Door Sedan GL 4 Door Sedan GS
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm)
- TBD - 32
Suspension Type - Front
Independent MacPherson Strut
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in)
0.79 0.63
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
MacPherson Strut w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm)
- TBD - 32
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in)
0.71 0.79
Suspension Type - Rear
Independent Indep Quadralink
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
Torsion-Beam w/Coil Springs

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