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Prices

MSRP $23,995 $31,900  
Invoice $23,035 $29,986
Avg. Paid N/A $24,020

U.S. News Scores

Overall 8.6 7.9  
Critics' Rating 9.5 8.3
Performance 8.8 7.7
Interior 8.9 7.6
Safety 9.7 10.0
Reliability 2.0 3.0
Operating Cost N/A 7.8

Pros & Cons

Pros
  • Good gas mileage
  • Well-made cabin
  • Spacious front and rear seats
  • Potent turbocharged engines
  • Stylish interior
 
Cons
  • Some confusing interior controls
  • Confusing infotainment system
  • Small trunk

General Specs

Transmission Manual Automatic  
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Fuel/Engine Turbocharged Gas I4 2.0L/121 Turbocharged Gas I5 2.5L/154
MPG 21 City / 31 Hwy 21 City / 30 Hwy

Exterior

Body

Body Style 2 Door Hatchback Sedan  

Dimensions

Wheelbase(in) 101.5 109.300  
Length, Overall (in) 165.8 182.200
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 70.0 73.400
Height, Overall (in) 57.8 58.400

Doors & Windows

Rear Defrost Standard Standard  
Power Windows Standard Standard

Exterior Features

Rear Spoiler Standard  

Measurements

Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3034 3548  

Tires & Wheels

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

Interior

Convenience & Comfort

Alarm Standard Standard  
Auxiliary Pwr Outlet Standard Standard
Cruise Control Standard Standard
Vehicle Anti-Theft System Standard Standard
Fog Lamps Standard
Interior Cargo Shade Standard
Front Reading Lamps Standard Standard
Rear Reading Lamps Standard
Adjustable Steering Wheel Standard Standard
Steering Wheel Controls Standard
Leather Wrapped Steering Wheel Standard Standard
Trip Computer Standard Standard
Remote Trunk Release Standard
Intermittent Wipers Standard Standard
Rain Sensing Wipers Standard
Variable Speed Intermittent Wipers Standard Standard
Front Floor Mats Standard Standard
Keyless Entry Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard
Heated Mirrors Standard Standard
Mirror Memory Standard
Power Driver Mirror Standard Standard
Power Folding Mirrors Optional
Driver Vanity Mirror Standard Standard
Driver Illuminated Vanity Mirror Standard Standard
Passenger Vanity Mirror Standard Standard
Passenger Illuminated Visor Mirror Standard Standard
Power Steering Standard Standard

Dimensions

Passenger Capacity 5 5  
Passenger Volume (cu. ft.) 93.5 92.000
Front Head Room (in) 39.3 38.300
Front Leg Room (in) 41.2 41.900
Front Shoulder Room (in) 54.6 57.000
Front Hip Room (in) - TBD - 54.900
Second Head Room (in) 38.5 37.400
Second Leg Room (in) 35.5 33.500
Second Shoulder Room (in) 53.1 55.200
Second Hip Room (in) - TBD - 53.500
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down (cu. ft.) - TBD -
Trunk Volume (cu. ft.) 12.000

Entertainment

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

Heating & Cooling

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

Navigation & Communication

Wireless Cell Phone Hookup Standard Standard  

Seats

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

Safety

Airbags

Driver Air Bag Standard Standard  
Passenger Air Bag On/Off Switch Standard
Passenger Air Bag Standard Standard
Side Head Air Bag Standard Standard
Rear Head Air Bag Standard Standard
Side Air Bag Standard Standard

Brakes

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

Safety Features

Brake Assist Standard Standard  
Electronic Stability Control Standard Standard
Daytime Running Lights Standard Standard
Child Safety Locks Standard Standard
Integrated Turn Signal Mirrors Standard Standard
Traction Control Standard Standard
Emergency Trunk Release Standard Standard
Blind Spot Monitor Optional
Lane Departure Warning Optional

Mechanical

Engine & Performance

Front Wheel Drive Standard Standard  
4 Cylinder Engine Standard
5 Cylinder Engine Standard
Turbocharged Standard Standard
Engine Type Turbocharged Gas I4 Turbocharged Gas I5
Displacement 2.0L/121 2.5L/154
Horsepower (Net @ RPM) 200 @ 5100-6000 250 @ 5000
Torque (Net @ RPM) 207 @ 1800-5000 266 @ 1800-4800
Transmission Manual Automatic w/Manual Shift
Turning diameter 35.8 39.000

Fuel

Gasoline Fuel Standard Standard  
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 21 21
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 31 30
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 14.5 17.800

Suspension

Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut MacPherson Strut  
Suspension Type - Rear Multi-Link Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)

Transmission

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