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4dr Sdn Manual 1.6 S
  • 4dr Sdn Manual 1.6 S
  • 4dr Sdn CVT 1.6 S
  • 5dr HB Manual 1.8 S
  • 4dr Sdn CVT 1.6 SV
  • 5dr HB Auto 1.8 S
  • 4dr Sdn CVT 1.6 SL
Sedan 1LS
  • Sedan 1LS
  • Hatch 1LS
  • Sedan 2LS
  • Sedan 1LT
  • Hatch 2LS
  • Hatch 1LT
  • Sedan 2LT
  • Sedan 1LZ
  • Hatch 2LT
  • Hatch 1LZ
  • Sedan 2LZ
  • Hatch 2LZ
Manual
  • Manual
  • Automatic
  • Manual Sport
  • Automatic Sport
  • Automatic Sport with Navigation

Prices

MSRP $10,990 $13,865 $15,325
Invoice $10,616 $13,518 $14,926
Avg. Paid $10,155 N/A N/A

U.S. News Scores

Overall 7.3 8.4 9.0
Critics' Rating 8.2 8.9 9.5
Performance 6.7 8.0 8.3
Interior 7.2 7.9 9.1
Safety 8.6 9.7 9.0
Reliability 2.0 3.0 3.5
Operating Cost 8.6 N/A N/A

Pros & Cons

Pros
  • Spacious cabin
  • Large trunk
  • Sporty exterior styling
  • Good performance
  • Fun to drive
  • Spacious rear seats
  • Innovative storage options
Cons
  • Poor reliability score
  • Limited trunk space
  • No luxurious amenities
  • Loud engine
  • Expensive for the class

General Specs

Transmission Manual Manual Manual
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Fuel/Engine Gas I4 1.6L/97 Gas I4 1.8L/110 Gas I4 1.5L/91
MPG 27 City / 36 Hwy 26 City / 35 Hwy 27 City / 33 Hwy

Exterior

Body

Body Style 4 Door Sedan 4 Door Sedan 5 Door Hatchback

Dimensions

Wheelbase(in) 102.4 99.4 98.4
Length, Overall (in) 175.4 173.1 161.6
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 66.7 68.3 66.7
Height, Overall (in) 59.6 59.7 60.0

Doors & Windows

Rear Defrost Standard Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard

Exterior Features

Rear Spoiler Optional

Measurements

Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2345 2727 2496

Tires & Wheels

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

Interior

Convenience & Comfort

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

Dimensions

Passenger Capacity 5 5 5
Passenger Volume (cu. ft.) 90.2 90.4 90.8
Front Head Room (in) 39.8 38.7 40.4
Front Leg Room (in) 41.8 41.8 41.3
Front Shoulder Room (in) 51.7 53.4 52.7
Front Hip Room (in) 48.1 51.4 51.5
Second Head Room (in) 36.6 37.8 39.0
Second Leg Room (in) 37.0 34.6 34.5
Second Shoulder Room (in) 51.9 53.0 51.3
Second Hip Room (in) 46.2 51.6 51.3
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down (cu. ft.) 57.3
Trunk Volume (cu. ft.) 13.1 14.9

Entertainment

AM/FM Stereo Standard Standard Standard
Auxiliary Audio Input Standard Standard Standard
Cassette Optional
CD Player Standard Standard Standard
Equalizer Standard
MP3 Player Standard Standard Standard
Satellite Radio Optional

Heating & Cooling

A/C Standard Standard Standard

Navigation & Communication

Onboard Hands-Free Communications System Standard

Seats

Cloth Seats Standard Standard Standard
Leather Seats Standard Standard Standard
Premium Synthetic Seats Standard Standard Standard
Vinyl Seats Standard Standard Standard
Pass-Through Rear Seat Standard Standard
2nd Row Bench Seat Standard Standard Standard
Fixed Bench Seat Standard Standard Standard
Split 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
Front Disc/Rear Drum Brakes Standard Standard Standard

Safety Features

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

Mechanical

Engine & Performance

Front Wheel Drive Standard Standard Standard
4 Cylinder Engine Standard Standard Standard
Engine Type Gas I4 Gas I4 Gas I4
Displacement 1.6L/97 1.8L/110 1.5L/91
Horsepower (Net @ RPM) 109 @ 6000 138 @ 6300 117 @ 6600
Torque (Net @ RPM) 107 @ 4400 125 @ 3800 106 @ 4800
Transmission Manual Manual Manual
Turning diameter 34.8 34.5 34.4

Fuel

Gasoline Fuel Standard Standard Standard
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 27 26 27
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 36 35 33
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 10.8 12.2 10.6

Suspension

Suspension Type - Front Independent Strut MacPherson Strut Macpherson strut
Suspension Type - Rear Torsion Beam Torsion Beam Torsion beam
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Stabilizer Bar w/Coil Springs
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Stabilizer Bar w/Coil Springs

Transmission

Automatic Standard Standard
Manual Standard Standard Standard
5-Speed Manual Standard Standard Standard