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4dr Sdn Turbo4 Manual
  • 4dr Sdn Turbo4 Manual
  • 4dr Sdn Turbo4 *Ltd Avail*
  • 4dr Sdn Turbo4 Auto
  • 4dr Sdn Turbo4 Premium *Ltd Avail*
  • 4dr Sdn Turbo4 Premium Manual
  • 4dr Sdn Turbo4 Premium Auto
  • 4dr Sdn Turbo6 XWD *Ltd Avail*
  • 4dr Sdn Turbo6 XWD Auto
  • 4dr Sdn Aero XWD *Ltd Avail*
  • 4dr Sdn Aero XWD Auto
CXL RL1 (Russelsheim)
  • CXL RL1 (Russelsheim)
  • CXL RL1 (Russelsheim)
  • CXL RL2 (Russelsheim)
  • CXL RL2 (Russelsheim)
  • CXL RL3 (Russelsheim)
  • CXL RL3 (Russelsheim)
  • CXL RL4 (Russelsheim)
  • CXL RL4 (Russelsheim)
  • CXL RL5 (Russelsheim)
  • CXL RL5 (Russelsheim)
  • CXL RL6 (Russelsheim)
  • CXL RL6 (Russelsheim)
  • CXL RL1 (Oshawa)
  • CXL RL1 (Oshawa)
  • CXL RL2 (Oshawa)
  • CXL RL2 (Oshawa)
  • CXL RL3 (Oshawa)
  • CXL RL3 (Oshawa)
  • CXL RL4 (Oshawa)
  • CXL RL4 (Oshawa)
  • CXL RL5 (Oshawa)
  • CXL RL5 (Oshawa)
  • CXL RL6 (Oshawa)
  • CXL RL6 (Oshawa)
  • CXL Turbo TO1 (Russelsheim)
  • CXL Turbo TO1 (Russelsheim)
  • CXL Turbo TO2 (Russelsheim)
  • CXL Turbo TO2 (Russelsheim)
  • CXL Turbo TO3 (Russelsheim)
  • CXL Turbo TO3 (Russelsheim)
  • CXL Turbo TO4 (Russelsheim)
  • CXL Turbo TO4 (Russelsheim)
  • CXL Turbo TO5 (Russelsheim)
  • CXL Turbo TO5 (Russelsheim)
  • CXL Turbo TO6 (Russelsheim)
  • CXL Turbo TO6 (Russelsheim)
  • CXL Turbo TO7 (Russelsheim)
  • CXL Turbo TO7 (Russelsheim)
  • CXL Turbo TO1 (Oshawa)
  • CXL Turbo TO1 (Oshawa)
  • CXL Turbo TO2 (Oshawa)
  • CXL Turbo TO2 (Oshawa)
  • CXL Turbo TO3 (Oshawa)
  • CXL Turbo TO3 (Oshawa)
  • CXL Turbo TO4 (Oshawa)
  • CXL Turbo TO4 (Oshawa)
  • CXL Turbo TO5 (Oshawa)
  • CXL Turbo TO5 (Oshawa)
  • CXL Turbo TO6 (Oshawa)
  • CXL Turbo TO6 (Oshawa)
  • CXL Turbo TO7 (Oshawa)
  • CXL Turbo TO7 (Oshawa)
3.0L V6 RWD
  • 3.0L V6 RWD
  • 3.6L V6 RWD
  • 3.0L V6 RWD Luxury
  • 3.0L V6 AWD
  • 3.0L V6 RWD Performance
  • 3.6L V6 AWD
  • 3.0L V6 AWD Luxury
  • 3.6L V6 RWD Performance
  • 3.0L V6 AWD Performance
  • 3.6L V6 RWD Performance
  • 3.6L V6 AWD Performance
  • 3.6L V6 AWD Performance
  • 3.6L V6 RWD Premium
  • 3.6L V6 RWD Premium
  • 3.6L V6 AWD Premium
  • 3.6L V6 AWD Premium

Prices

MSRP $38,525 $26,360 $35,345
Invoice $37,177 $25,306 $33,401
Avg. Paid $16,771 $14,300 $20,235

U.S. News Scores

Overall 7.8 8.4 9.0
Critics' Rating 7.4 9.2 8.9
Performance 7.2 9.0 8.9
Interior 8.1 9.0 8.3
Operating Cost 7.6 7.9 7.7
Safety 10.0 10.0 10.0
Reliability 3.5 2.5 5.0

Pros & Cons

Pros
  • Composed ride
  • Spacious interior
  • Great safety score
  • Large trunk
  • Priced like an affordable midsize car, but competes against premium models
  • Well-balanced performance
  • Inviting interior
  • Nimble handling
  • Capable engines
  • Upscale interior
  • Excellent safety and reliability scores
Cons
  • Lacks refinement of competitors
  • Steering is too light
  • Base engine won't please enthusiasts
  • Base front seats may not be comfortable for some

General Specs

Transmission Manual Automatic Manual
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Fuel/Engine Turbocharged Gas I4 2.0L/121 Gas L4 2.4L/147 Gas V6 3.0L/183
MPG 17 City / 27 Hwy 19 City / 30 Hwy 16 City / 26 Hwy

Exterior

Body

Body Style 4 Door Sedan Sedan 4 Door Sedan

Dimensions

Wheelbase(in) 111.7 107.8 113.4
Length, Overall (in) 197.2 190.2 191.3
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 73.3 73.1 72.5
Height, Overall (in) 57.8 58.4 58.0

Doors & Windows

Rear Defrost Standard Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard Standard

Exterior Features

Sun/Moon Roof Optional
Panoramic Roof Optional
Rear Spoiler Optional

Measurements

Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3858 3600 3849

Tires & Wheels

Tires - Front Performance Standard Standard Standard
Tires - Rear Performance Standard Standard Standard
Compact Spare Tire Standard Optional
Tire Pressure Monitoring System Standard Standard Standard
Aluminum Wheels Standard Standard Standard
Wheel Locks Optional Optional

Interior

Convenience & Comfort

Alarm Standard Standard
Auxiliary Pwr Outlet Standard Standard
Cruise Control Standard Standard Standard
Vehicle Anti-Theft System Standard Standard Standard
Fog Lamps Standard Standard
Auto-Off Headlights Standard Standard
Keyless Start Standard
Front Reading Lamps Standard Standard
Rear Reading Lamps Standard
Adjustable Steering Wheel Standard Standard Standard
Steering Wheel Controls Standard Standard Standard
Leather Wrapped Steering Wheel Standard Standard Standard
Navigation from Telematics Standard Standard
Remote Trunk Release Standard
Universal Garage Door Opener Standard
Intermittent Wipers Standard Standard Standard
Rain Sensing Wipers Standard
Variable Speed Intermittent Wipers Standard
Front Floor Mats Standard Standard Standard
Keyless Entry Standard Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard Standard
Electrochromic rearview mirror Standard Standard Standard
Heated Mirrors Standard Standard Standard
Power Driver Mirror Standard Standard Standard
Driver Vanity Mirror Standard Standard Standard
Driver Illuminated Vanity Mirror Standard Standard Standard
Passenger Vanity Mirror Standard Standard Standard
Passenger Illuminated Visor Mirror Standard Standard Standard
Power Steering Standard Standard Standard

Dimensions

Passenger Capacity 5 5 5
Passenger Volume (cu. ft.) 96.2 96.8 98.0
Front Head Room (in) 38.0 38.8 38.8
Front Leg Room (in) 42.2 42.1 42.4
Front Shoulder Room (in) 57.0 56.7 56.7
Front Hip Room (in) - TBD - 55.4 53.7
Second Head Room (in) 36.8 36.8 37.2
Second Leg Room (in) 38.8 37.3 36.1
Second Shoulder Room (in) 56.4 54.4 54.7
Second Hip Room (in) - TBD - 52.3 53.0
Trunk Volume (cu. ft.) 18.2 14.2 13.6

Entertainment

AM/FM Stereo Standard Standard Standard
Auxiliary Audio Input Standard Standard Standard
CD Player Standard Standard Standard
MP3 Player Standard Standard Standard
Satellite Radio Standard Standard Standard
Premium Sound System Standard Standard
Entertainment System Optional

Heating & Cooling

Climate Control Standard Standard Standard
Dual Zone A/C Standard Standard Standard
A/C Standard Standard Standard

Navigation & Communication

Onboard Hands-Free Communications System Standard Standard Standard
Wireless Cell Phone Hookup Standard Standard

Seats

Leather Seats Standard Standard
Premium Synthetic Seats Optional
Heated Driver Seat Standard Standard
Driver Lumbar Standard Standard
Passenger Lumbar Standard
Seat Memory Standard
Power Driver Seat Standard Standard Standard
Power Passenger Seat Standard Standard
Pass-Through Rear Seat Standard Standard Standard
2nd Row Bench Seat Standard Standard Standard
Bucket Seats Standard Standard Standard

Safety

Airbags

Driver Air Bag Standard Standard Standard
Passenger Air Bag Standard Standard Standard
Side Head Air Bag Standard Standard Standard
Rear Head Air Bag Standard Standard Standard
Side Air Bag Standard Standard Standard
Rear Body Air Bag Standard

Brakes

4-Wheel ABS Standard Standard Standard
4-Wheel Disc Brakes Standard Standard Standard

Safety Features

Brake Assist Standard
Electronic Stability Control Standard Standard Standard
Daytime Running Lights Standard Standard Standard
Child Safety Locks Standard Standard Standard
Integrated Turn Signal Mirrors Standard
Traction Control Standard Standard Standard
Emergency Trunk Release Standard

Mechanical

Engine & Performance

Front Wheel Drive Standard Standard
Rear Wheel Drive Standard
4 Cylinder Engine Standard Standard
V6 Cylinder Engine Standard
Turbocharged Standard
Engine Type Turbocharged Gas I4 Gas L4 Gas V6
Displacement 2.0L/121 2.4L/147 3.0L/183
Horsepower (Net @ RPM) 220 @ 5500 182 @ 6700 270 @ 7000
Torque (Net @ RPM) 258 @ 2500 172 @ 4900 223 @ 5700
Transmission Manual Automatic w/manual shift Manual
Turning diameter 37.1 37.4 35.0

Fuel

Gasoline Fuel Standard Standard Standard
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 17 19 16
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 27 30 26
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 18.0 18.0 18.0

Suspension

Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut MacPherson strut Independent SLA
Suspension Type - Rear 4-link 4-Link Independent multi-link
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs w/Coil Springs
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs

Transmission

Automatic Standard Optional
Automatic Transmission w/Manual Mode Standard
6-Speed Automatic Standard Optional
Manual Standard Standard
6-Speed Manual Standard Standard