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2dr Cpe Pure
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  • 2dr Cpe Passion
  • 2dr Cabriolet Passion
4dr Sdn Man GLS (Alabama Plant) *Ltd Avail*
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Manual
  • Manual
  • Automatic
  • Manual Sport
  • Automatic Sport
  • Automatic Sport with Navigation

Prices

MSRP $12,490 $14,945 $15,100
Invoice $11,616 $14,536 $14,572
Avg. Paid $6,788 $11,799 $11,191

U.S. News Scores

Overall 7.2 8.2 8.7
Critics' Rating 6.5 9.3 9.6
Performance 6.1 8.4 8.4
Interior 7.9 8.8 9.0
Operating Cost 8.4 8.5 8.4
Safety N/A 10.0 9.3
Reliability 3.0 2.0 3.5

Pros & Cons

Pros
  • High fuel economy ratings
  • Navigates city easily
  • Great fuel economy
  • Outstanding safety scores
  • Class-exclusive available heated rear seats
  • Plenty of passenger and cargo space
  • Innovative storage options for cargo
  • Spacious passenger accommodations
  • Excellent safety and reliability ratings
Cons
  • Underpowered, noisy engine
  • Little cargo space
  • Unimpressive reliability rating
  • Engine could be more powerful
  • Mixed reviews on performance
  • Bluetooth isn’t available

General Specs

Transmission Automatic Manual Manual
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Fuel/Engine Gas I3 1.0/61 Gas I4 1.8L/110 Gas I4 1.5L/91.4
MPG 33 City / 41 Hwy 28 City / 38 Hwy 27 City / 33 Hwy

Exterior

Body

Body Style 2 Door Coupe 4 Door Sedan 5 Door Hatchback

Dimensions

Wheelbase(in) 73.5 106.3 98.4
Length, Overall (in) 106.1 178.3 161.6
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 61.4 69.9 66.7
Height, Overall (in) 60.7 56.5 60.0

Doors & Windows

Rear Defrost Standard Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard

Measurements

Base Curb Weight (lbs) 1808 2661 (est) 2489

Tires & Wheels

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

Interior

Convenience & Comfort

Alarm Optional Standard Optional
Auxiliary Pwr Outlet Standard Standard
Cruise Control Optional Optional Standard
Vehicle Anti-Theft System Standard
Fog Lamps Optional
Interior Cargo Shade Optional Optional
Front Reading Lamps Standard
Adjustable Steering Wheel Standard Standard
Leather Wrapped Steering Wheel Standard Optional
Trip Computer Optional Standard Standard
Remote Trunk Release Standard
Universal Garage Door Opener Optional
Intermittent Wipers Standard Standard Standard
Variable Speed Intermittent Wipers Standard
Front Floor Mats Optional Optional
Keyless Entry Standard Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard Standard
Electrochromic rearview mirror Optional
Heated Mirrors Optional Standard
Power Driver Mirror Optional Standard Standard
Driver Vanity Mirror Standard Standard
Passenger Vanity Mirror Standard Standard Standard
Manual Steering Standard
Power Steering Optional Standard Standard

Dimensions

Passenger Capacity 2 5 5
Passenger Volume (cu. ft.) 45.4 95.6 90.8
Front Head Room (in) 39.7 40.0 40.4
Front Leg Room (in) 41.2 43.6 41.3
Front Shoulder Room (in) 48.0 55.9 52.7
Front Hip Room (in) 45.4 53.5 51.5
Second Head Room (in) 37.1 39.0
Second Leg Room (in) 33.1 34.5
Second Shoulder Room (in) 54.8 51.3
Second Hip Room (in) 52.7 51.3
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down (cu. ft.) 57.3
Trunk Volume (cu. ft.) 7.8 14.8

Entertainment

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

Heating & Cooling

Climate Control Optional
A/C Optional Optional Standard

Seats

Cloth Seats Standard Standard Optional
Heated Driver Seat Optional
Pass-Through Rear Seat Standard Standard
2nd Row Bench Seat 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
Side Air Bag Standard Standard Standard

Brakes

4-Wheel ABS Standard Standard Standard
4-Wheel Disc Brakes Standard
Front Disc/Rear Drum Brakes Standard Standard

Safety Features

Brake Assist Standard
Electronic Stability Control Standard Standard Standard
Daytime Running Lights Optional Standard Standard
Child Safety Locks Standard Standard
Traction Control Standard Standard Standard
Emergency Trunk Release Standard

Mechanical

Engine & Performance

Front Wheel Drive Standard Standard
Rear Wheel Drive Standard
3 Cylinder Engine Standard
4 Cylinder Engine Standard Standard
Engine Type Gas I3 Gas I4 Gas I4
Displacement 1.0/61 1.8L/110 1.5L/91.4
Horsepower (Net @ RPM) 70 @ 5800 148 @ 6500 117 @ 6600
Torque (Net @ RPM) 68 @ 4500 131 @ 4700 106 @ 4800
Transmission Automatic w/manual shift Manual w/OD Manual
Turning diameter 28.7 34.8 34.4

Fuel

Gasoline Fuel Standard Standard Standard
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 33 28 27
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 41 38 33
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 8.7 12.8 10.6

Suspension

Suspension Type - Front McPherson MacPherson Strut Macpherson strut
Suspension Type - Rear DeDion Torsion Axle Torsion beam
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)

Transmission

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