Compare 2005 Chevrolet Cobalt vs 2005 Ford Focus

2005 Chevrolet Cobalt
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2-Door Coupe
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
Cobalt 2-Door Coupe 25 34 $12,739 $13,625
Cobalt 2-Door Coupe LS 25 34 $14,885 $15,920
Cobalt 2-Door Coupe SS Supercharged 23 29 $20,037 $21,430
Cobalt 4-Door Sedan 25 34 $12,739 $13,625
Cobalt 4-Door Sedan LS 25 34 $14,885 $15,920
Cobalt 4-Door Sedan LT 24 32 $17,012 $18,195
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3-Door Coupe ZX3 S
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
Focus 3-Door Coupe ZX3 S 26 35 $12,558 $13,465
Focus 3-Door Coupe ZX3 SE 26 35 $13,942 $14,985
Focus 3-Door Coupe ZX3 SES 26 35 $14,952 $16,095
Focus 4-Door Sedan ZX4 S 26 35 $13,113 $14,075
Focus 4-Door Sedan ZX4 SE 26 35 $14,492 $15,590
Focus 4-Door Sedan ZX4 SES 26 35 $15,502 $16,700
Focus 4-Door Sedan ZX4 ST 22 31 $16,886 $18,220
Focus 4-Door Wgn ZXW SE 26 35 $16,057 $17,310
Focus 4-Door Wgn ZXW SES 26 35 $17,068 $18,420
Focus 5-Door HB ZX5 S 26 35 $13,754 $14,780
Focus 5-Door HB ZX5 SE 26 35 $15,138 $16,300
Focus 5-Door HB ZX5 SES 26 35 $16,148 $17,410
Pricing
Invoice Price
$12,739
$12,558
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$13,625
$13,465
Monthly Payment Estimate
$227 / month
$224 / month
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
Fuel Economy
City
25 mpg 26 mpg
Highway
34 mpg 35 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification
Compact Compact
Interior Dimensions
Second Head Room (in)
35.7 38.6
Passenger Capacity
5 5
Second Shoulder Room (in)
49.0 53.6
Front Leg Room (in)
42.0 40.7
Front Hip Room (in)
49.5 49.4
Second Leg Room (in)
32.2 37.6
Front Head Room (in)
38.7 39.1
Passenger Volume (ft³)
83.0 94.0
Second Hip Room (in)
46.1 47.9
Front Shoulder Room (in)
53.0 53.5
Exterior Dimensions
Min Ground Clearance (in)
- TBD - 6.2
Length, Overall (in)
180.3 168.5
Height, Overall (in)
55.5 56.8
Track Width, Rear (in)
58.1 58.7
Wheelbase (in)
103.3 102.9
Liftover Height (in)
- TBD - 26.9
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)
67.9 66.7
Track Width, Front (in)
58.7 58.9
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³)
13.9 18.0
Brakes
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 Pwr
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
9.1 x 1.6 - TBD -
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
10.7 x 0.9 - TBD -
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
13.0 14.0
Steering
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall
16.6 16.0
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)
37.4 34.1
Steering Type
Pwr Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering)
3.6 - TBD -
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft)
- TBD - - TBD -
Tires
Front Tire Size
P195/60R15 P195/60R15
Spare Tire Size
- TBD - Compact
Front Tire Order Code
QTU NA
Spare Tire Order Code
- TBD - NA
Rear Tire Size
P195/60R15 P195/60R15
Rear Tire Order Code
QTU NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
N/A 1000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
NA NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
N/A 100
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
NA NA
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs)
2991 2621
Wheels
Spare Wheel Size (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Rear Wheel Material
Steel Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in)
15 x - TBD - 15 x - TBD -
Front Wheel Material
Steel Steel
Spare Wheel Material
- TBD - - TBD -
Front Wheel Size (in)
15 x - TBD - 15 x - TBD -
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts)
5 - TBD -
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
105 110
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
525 - TBD -
Engine
Engine Type
Gas L4 Gas I4
Fuel System
SFI SMPI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
155 @ 4000 133 @ 4500
Engine Order Code
L61 NA
Displacement
2.2L/134 2.0L/121
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
145 @ 5600 136 @ 6000
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
34 35
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
25 26
Transmission
Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1)
3.31 3.73
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
2.02 2.14
Trans Order Code
MM5 44Z
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
3.58 3.82
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.98 1.03
Trans Description Cont.
Manual Manual w/OD
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1)
3.58 3.42
Clutch Size (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.35 1.45
Trans Type
5 5
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.81 0.77
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
NA NA
Trans Description Cont. Again
NA NA
Summary
Body Style
2 Door Coupe 2 Door Coupe
Vehicle Name
Chevrolet Cobalt Ford Focus
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in)
- TBD - 0.71
Suspension Type - Rear
Premium Ride SLA Control Blade
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
NA NA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm)
- TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front
Premium Ride MacPherson strut
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in)
- TBD - NA
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
NA w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm)
- TBD - - TBD -

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