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Selected Style 2-Door HB GL Manual (CA/NE)
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door HB Manual GL 24 31 $13,753 $14,900
2-Door HB Automatic GL 22 28 $13,753 $14,900
2-Door HB TDI Manual GL 42 49 $14,937 $16,195
2-Door HB TDI Automatic GL 34 45 $14,937 $16,195
4-Door HB Manual GLS 24 31 $15,078 $16,350
4-Door HB Automatic GLS 22 28 $15,078 $16,350
4-Door HB TDI Manual GLS 42 49 $16,037 $17,400
4-Door HB TDI Automatic GLS 34 45 $16,037 $17,400
99B 3-Door HB Coupe L Manual
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
99A 3-Door HB Coupe Manual L 28 37 $8,610 $8,999
99A 3-Door HB Coupe Manual GS 28 37 $9,265 $9,899
99A 3-Door HB Coupe Automatic GS 26 36 $9,997 $10,699
99A 4-Door Sedan Manual GL 28 37 $9,265 $9,899
99A 4-Door Sedan Automatic GL 26 36 $9,997 $10,699
99B 3-Door HB Coupe Manual L 28 37 $8,371 $8,749
99B 3-Door HB Coupe Manual GS 28 37 $8,891 $9,499
99B 3-Door HB Coupe Automatic GS 26 36 $9,440 $10,099
99B 4-Door Sedan Manual GL 28 37 $8,891 $9,499
99B 4-Door Sedan Automatic GL 26 36 $9,440 $10,099
Pricing
Invoice Price
$13,753
$8,371
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$14,900
$8,749
Monthly Payment Estimate
$248 / month
$146 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 24 mpg 28 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 31 mpg 37 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Compact Subcompact
Interior Dimensions
Front Hip Room (in) - TBD - 53.5
Second Leg Room (in) 33.3 32.7
Front Head Room (in) 38.5 38.7
Passenger Volume (ft³) 88.0 88.0
Second Hip Room (in) - TBD - 51.8
Front Shoulder Room (in) 53.7 52.8
Second Head Room (in) 37.7 37.8
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Second Shoulder Room (in) 51.7 52.4
Front Leg Room (in) 41.3 42.6
Exterior Dimensions
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 68.3 63.8
Track Width, Front (in) 59.6 55.9
Min Ground Clearance (in) 3.9 - TBD -
Length, Overall (in) 163.3 161.5
Height, Overall (in) 56.7 54.9
Track Width, Rear (in) 58.8 55.5
Wheelbase (in) 98.9 94.5
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down (ft³) - TBD - 31.7
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Up (ft³) 18.0 16
Brakes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA 7.1 x - TBD -
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.3 x 0.87 9.52 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) 9.1 x 0.35 NA
Brake Type Pwr-Assisted Pwr-Assisted
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 14.5 11.9
Steering
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.2 3.9
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - 33.79
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 15.8 14.80
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 35.1 31.8
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Tires
Rear Tire Size P195/65R15 P155/80R13
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size P195/65R15 P155/80R13
Spare Tire Size P195/65R15 Compact
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) N/A NA
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) N/A NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) N/A NA
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) N/A NA
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2723 2088
Wheels
Front Wheel Material Steel Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6 13 x 4.5
Spare Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6 Compact
Rear Wheel Material Steel Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6 13 x 4.5
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 5.8 6.3
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - 380
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 90 75
Engine
Displacement 2.0L/121 1.5L/91
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 115 @ 5200 92 @ 5500
Engine Type Gas I4 Gas I4
Fuel System SMPI EFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 122 @ 2600 97 @ 4000
Engine Order Code NA NA
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 31 37
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 24 28
Transmission
Clutch Size (in) - TBD - 7.87
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.36 1.370
Trans Type 5 5
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.84 0.838
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Drivetrain Front-Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.06 3.250
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.12 2.053
Trans Order Code NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 4.24 3.842
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.03 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) 3.78 3.462
Summary
Vehicle Name Volkswagen New Golf Hyundai Accent
Body Style 2 Door Hatchback GL 3 Door Hatchback Coupe
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front Independent Independent
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 0.79 .63
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) MacPherson Strut MacPherson Strut
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 0.71 .83
Suspension Type - Rear Independent Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) Torsion Beam w/Coil Springs
 
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