Compare 2009 Chevrolet HHR vs 2010 Kia Soul

2009 Chevrolet HHR
2010 Kia Soul
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FWD 4-Door LS
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
FWD 4-Door LS 22 32 $17,877 $18,720
FWD 4-Door Panel LS 22 32 $18,173 $19,030
FWD 4-Door LT w/1LT 22 32 $19,787 $20,720
FWD 4-Door LT w/2LT 22 30 $19,787 $20,720
FWD 4-Door Panel LT w/1LT 22 32 $20,083 $21,030
FWD 4-Door Panel LT w/2LT 22 30 $20,083 $21,030
FWD 4-Door SS 21 29 $23,698 $24,815
FWD 4-Door Panel SS 21 29 $24,003 $25,135
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5-Door Wagon Manual
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
5-Door Wagon Manual 26 31 $13,040 $13,300
5-Door Wagon Manual + 24 30 $14,590 $15,195
5-Door Wagon Automatic + 24 30 $15,550 $16,195
5-Door Wagon Manual ! 24 30 $16,350 $17,195
5-Door Wagon Manual Sport 24 30 $16,350 $17,195
5-Door Wagon Automatic ! 24 30 $17,300 $18,195
5-Door Wagon Automatic Sport 24 30 $17,300 $18,195
Pricing
Invoice Price
$17,877
$13,040
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$18,720
$13,300
Monthly Payment Estimate
$312 / month
$222 / month
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
7.4
8.4
TCC’s Bottom Line
The 2009 Chevrolet HHR is a great urban runabout for small-business owners with frequent cargo hauls. Fun, fun, fun: Kia tries a little Soul on for size, and it fits.
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Fuel Economy
City
22 mpg 26 mpg
Highway
32 mpg 31 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification
2WD Sport Utility Vehicle Small Station Wagon
Interior Dimensions
Second Shoulder Room (in)
52.7 55.1
Front Leg Room (in)
40.6 42.1
Passenger Volume (ft³)
97.4 102
Front Hip Room (in)
50.1 53.3
Second Leg Room (in)
39.5 39
Front Head Room (in)
39.6 40.2
Passenger Capacity
5 5
Second Hip Room (in)
50.6 52.7
Front Shoulder Room (in)
53.5 55.2
Second Head Room (in)
39.0 39.6
Exterior Dimensions
Rear Door Opening Width (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Height, Overall (in)
62.5 63.4
Liftover Height (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Track Width, Rear (in)
58.7 62.0
Wheelbase (in)
103.6 100.4
Rear Door Opening Height (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)
69.1 70.3
Track Width, Front (in)
58.7 61.8
Min Ground Clearance (in)
6.3 6.5
Length, Overall (in)
176.2 161.6
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³)
25.2 53.4
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³)
57.7 23.7
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in)
NA NA
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³)
NA NA
Brakes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
NA NA
Brake Type
Power Pwr
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
9.8 x 1.7 - TBD -
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
11.7 x 1.0 11.0 x - TBD -
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Brake ABS System
4-Wheel NA
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
NA NA
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
16.2 12.7
Steering
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)
36.0 34.4
Steering Type
Electric Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack-and-Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering)
3.5 2.81
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft)
- TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall
18.5 15.1
Tires
Spare Tire Size
Compact Compact
Front Tire Order Code
QDB - TBD -
Spare Tire Order Code
NA - TBD -
Rear Tire Size
P215/55R16 P195/65R15
Rear Tire Order Code
QDB - TBD -
Front Tire Size
P215/55R16 P195/65R15
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
100 - TBD -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
150 - TBD -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
1000 - TBD -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
1000 - TBD -
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs)
3155 2560
Wheels
Rear Wheel Material
Steel Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in)
16 x 6.5 15 x 6
Front Wheel Material
Steel Steel
Spare Wheel Material
Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in)
16 x 6.5 15 x 6
Spare Wheel Size (in)
Compact Compact
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts)
7.4 5.2
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
- TBD - 90
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
- TBD - 550
Engine
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
150 @ 4800 115 @ 4200
Engine Order Code
LE8 - TBD -
Displacement
2.2L/134 1.6L/97
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
155 @ 6100 122 @ 6300
Engine Type
Gas I4 Gas I4
Fuel System
Electronic Fuel Injection MPFI
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
32 31
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
22 26
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG)
26 28
Transmission
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1)
3.58 3.61
Clutch Size (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.35 1.29
Trans Type
5 5
Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High
NA -
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.69 0.84
Trans Description Cont. Again
NA NA
Reverse Ratio (:1)
3.31 3.54
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
2.02 1.96
Trans Order Code
MM5 - TBD -
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
4.17 4.27
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.98 0.97
Trans Description Cont.
Manual Manual
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low
NA -
Eighth Gear Ratio (:1)
- NA
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
- NA
Summary
Vehicle Name
Chevrolet HHR Kia Soul
Body Style
Hatchback 5dr Wgn
Suspension
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
w/Coil Springs NA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm)
- TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front
Strut-Type Independent
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
w/Coil Springs MacPherson Strut
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm)
- TBD - - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear
Torsion Beam Torsion Beam
Emissions
EPA Greenhouse Gas Score
7 6.7
Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
- 6.7

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