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2dr HB Man PZEV
  • 2dr HB Man PZEV
  • 2dr HB Man w/Conv PZEV *Ltd Avail*
  • 2dr HB Auto PZEV
  • 4dr HB Auto PZEV
  • 2dr HB Auto w/Conv PZEV *Ltd Avail*
  • 2dr HB Man w/Conv & Sunroof PZEV *Ltd Avail*
  • 4dr HB Auto w/Conv PZEV
  • 2dr HB Auto w/Conv & Sunroof PZEV *Ltd Avail*
  • 4dr HB Auto w/Conv & Sunroof PZEV
  • 2dr HB Man TDI *Ltd Avail*
  • 4dr HB Man TDI
  • 2dr HB DSG TDI *Ltd Avail*
  • 2dr HB Man TDI w/Sunroof & Nav *Ltd Avail*
  • 4dr HB DSG TDI
  • 4dr HB Man TDI w/Sunroof & Nav
  • 2dr HB DSG TDI w/Sunroof & Nav *Ltd Avail*
  • 2dr HB Man TDI w/Tech Pkg *Ltd Avail*
  • 4dr HB DSG TDI w/Sunroof & Nav
  • 4dr HB Man TDI w/Tech Pkg *Ltd Avail*
  • 2dr HB DSG TDI w/Tech Pkg *Ltd Avail*
  • 4dr HB DSG TDI w/Tech Pkg
  • 2dr HB
  • 4dr HB
  • 2dr HB w/Sunroof & Navi
  • 4dr HB w/Sunroof & Navi
Automatic
  • Manual
  • Automatic
  • Manual Sport
  • Automatic Sport
  • Automatic Sport with Navigation
4dr Sdn S
  • 4dr Sdn S
  • 5dr HB S
  • 4dr Sdn SE
  • 5dr HB SE
  • 4dr Sdn Titanium
  • 5dr HB Titanium
  • 5dr HB ST

Prices

MSRP $18,095 $16,225 $14,100
Invoice $17,371 $15,798 $13,571
Avg. Paid $13,284 $14,145 $14,687

U.S. News Scores

Overall 8.1 8.2 8.4
Critics' Rating 8.9 9.1 9.4
Performance 8.0 8.1 8.7
Interior 8.6 8.7 8.5
Safety 9.7 8.3 8.0
Reliability 2.5 3.0 2.0
Operating Cost 8.1 8.4 N/A

Pros & Cons

Pros
  • Efficient, lively diesel model
  • Upscale cabin materials
  • Composed handling
  • Large, versatile cargo hold
  • Ample rear legroom
  • Fun to drive
  • Upscale interior
  • Comfortable seats
  • Athletic handling
Cons
  • Base model’s poor fuel economy
  • Firm ride
  • Limited feature availability
  • Less cargo space than rival hatchbacks

General Specs

Transmission Manual Automatic Manual
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Fuel/Engine Gas I5 2.5L/151 Gas I4 1.5L/91 Regular Unleaded I-4 1.6 L/97
MPG 23 City / 33 Hwy 28 City / 35 Hwy 28 City / 36 Hwy

Exterior

Body

Body Style 2 Door HB Hatchback Sedan

Dimensions

Wheelbase(in) 101.500 98.4 98
Length, Overall (in) 165.400 161.6 173.6
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 70.300 66.7 67.8
Height, Overall (in) 58.300 60.0 58

Doors & Windows

Rear Defrost Standard Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard

Exterior Features

Rear Spoiler Optional

Measurements

Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2968 2577 2578

Tires & Wheels

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

Interior

Convenience & Comfort

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

Dimensions

Passenger Capacity 5 5 5
Passenger Volume (cu. ft.) 93 90.8 85.1
Front Head Room (in) 39.300 40.4 39.1
Front Leg Room (in) 41.200 41.3 42.2
Front Shoulder Room (in) 54.700 52.7 52.7
Front Hip Room (in) - TBD - 51.5 50.6
Second Head Room (in) 38.500 39.0 37.1
Second Leg Room (in) 35.500 34.5 31.2
Second Shoulder Room (in) 52.800 51.3 49
Second Hip Room (in) - TBD - 51.3 49.2
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down (cu. ft.) - TBD - 57.3
Trunk Volume (cu. ft.) 12.8

Entertainment

AM/FM Stereo Standard Standard Standard
Auxiliary Audio Input Standard Standard Standard
CD Player Standard Standard Standard
MP3 Player Standard Standard Standard

Heating & Cooling

Climate Control Standard
A/C Standard Standard Standard

Navigation & Communication

Wireless Cell Phone Hookup Standard

Seats

Cloth Seats Standard 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

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 Standard Standard Standard
Child Safety Locks Standard Standard
Integrated Turn Signal Mirrors Standard
Traction Control Standard Standard Standard
Emergency Trunk Release Standard

Mechanical

Engine & Performance

Front Wheel Drive Standard Standard Standard
4 Cylinder Engine Standard Standard
5 Cylinder Engine Standard
Engine Type Gas I5 Gas I4 Regular Unleaded I-4
Displacement 2.5L/151 1.5L/91 1.6 L/97
Horsepower (Net @ RPM) 170 @ 5700 117 @ 6600 120 @ 6350
Torque (Net @ RPM) 177 @ 4250 106 @ 4800 112 @ 5000
Transmission Manual Automatic Manual w/OD
Turning diameter 35.700 34.4 34.4

Fuel

Gasoline Fuel Standard Standard Standard
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 23 28 28
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 33 35 36
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 14.500 10.6 12

Suspension

Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut Macpherson Strut Strut
Suspension Type - Rear 4-Link Torsion Beam Torsion Beam
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) Strut
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) Torsion Beam

Transmission

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