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2001 Kia Spectra Specifications

4-Door HB Automatic GS

MSRP: $12,220
MSRP based on 4-Door HB Automatic GS
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Quick Specs

Gas Mileage 21 mpg City/30 mpg Hwy
Engine Gas I4, 1.8L
EPA Class Compact
Style Name 4dr HB Auto GS
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive
Passenger Capacity 5
Passenger Doors 4
Body Style 4dr Car
Transmission 4-speed electronically-controlled automatic transmission w/OD

Dimensions

Vehicle
EPA Classification Compact
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2601
Interior Dimensions
Second Head Room (in) 36.6
Front Shoulder Room (in) 53.8
Second Hip Room (in) 54.0
Front Head Room (in) 39.6
Second Leg Room (in) 34.4
Passenger Capacity 5
Front Hip Room (in) 52.1
Front Leg Room (in) 43.1
Second Shoulder Room (in) 54.2
Passenger Volume (ft³) 92.7
Exterior Dimensions
Min Ground Clearance (in) 6.1
Track Width, Front (in) 57.7
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 66.9
Liftover Height (in) - TBD -
Wheelbase (in) 100.8
Track Width, Rear (in) 57.3
Height, Overall (in) 55.5
Length, Overall (in) 176.2
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Up (ft³) 10.4
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down (ft³) - TBD -

Fuel Economy

Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 13.2
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 21
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 30

Performance Specs

Engine
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 125 @ 6000
Displacement 1.8L/109
Engine Order Code NA
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 108 @ 4500
Fuel System MPFI
Engine Type Gas I4
Transmission
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.54
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.33
Trans Description Cont. Again Electronic
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) NA
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA
Trans Type 4
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00
Clutch Size (in) NA
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive
First Gear Ratio (:1) 2.80
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD,
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.70
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.83
Trans Order Code AT
Brakes
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.12 x - TBD -
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 7.87 x - TBD -
Brake Type Power
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) NA
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) NA
Brake ABS System NA
Steering
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD -
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.1
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 32.2
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall - TBD -
Tires
Rear Tire Size P185/65HR14
Spare Tire Order Code NA
Front Tire Order Code NA
Spare Tire Size NA
Front Tire Size P185/65HR14
Rear Tire Order Code NA
Wheels
Rear Wheel Material Steel
Spare Wheel Size (in) - TBD -
Front Wheel Size (in) 14 x 5.5
Spare Wheel Material - TBD -
Front Wheel Material Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 14 x 5.5
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 0.67
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) MacPherson Strut
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 0.51
Suspension Type - Front Independent
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Rear Independent

Safety Features

Safety
Air Bag-Frontal-Driver Yes
Air Bag-Frontal-Passenger Yes
Air Bag-Passenger Switch (On/Off) No
Air Bag-Side Body-Front No
Air Bag-Side Body-Rear No
Air Bag-Side Head-Front No
Air Bag-Side Head-Rear No
Brakes-ABS No
Child Safety Rear Door Locks Yes
Daytime Running Lights No
Traction Control No
Night Vision No
Rollover Protection Bars No
Fog Lamps No
Parking Aid No
Tire Pressure Monitor No
Back-Up Camera No
Stability Control No
Other Features Driver & front passenger airbags
3-point shoulder belts w/adjustable front anchors
Rear center lap belt
Child-proof door locks
Child restraint anchors
Collapsible steering column
Steel side-door intrusion beams
Front/rear crumple zones

Warranty

Warranty
Basic Miles/km 60,000
Basic Years 5
Corrosion Miles/km 100,000
Corrosion Years 5
Drivetrain Miles/km 100,000
Drivetrain Years 10
Roadside Assistance Miles/km Unlimited
Roadside Assistance Years 5

Other Specs

Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 6.3
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 540
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 70
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) - TBD -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) - TBD -
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