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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
4dr Sdn Auto i SV
  • 4dr Sdn Man i SV
  • 4dr Sdn Auto i SV
  • 4dr Sdn Man i Sport
  • 5dr HB Man i Sport
  • 4dr Sdn Auto i Sport
  • 4dr Sdn Man i Touring
  • 5dr HB Auto i Sport
  • 5dr HB Man i Touring
  • 4dr Sdn Auto i Touring
  • 5dr HB Auto i Touring
  • 4dr Sdn Man i Grand Touring
  • 5dr HB Man i Grand Touring
  • 4dr Sdn Auto i Grand Touring
  • 5dr HB Auto i Grand Touring
  • 4dr Sdn Auto s Touring
  • 5dr HB Auto s Touring
  • 4dr Sdn Auto s Grand Touring
  • 5dr HB Auto s Grand Touring
Automatic
  • Manual
  • Automatic
  • Manual Sport
  • Automatic Sport
  • Automatic Sport with Navigation

Prices

MSRP $18,095 $17,995 $16,225
Invoice $17,371 $17,495 $15,798
Avg. Paid $13,284 $18,367 $14,145

U.S. News Scores

Overall 8.1 8.8 8.2
Critics' Rating 8.9 9.6 9.1
Performance 8.0 9.3 8.1
Interior 8.6 7.6 8.7
Safety 9.7 9.7 8.3
Reliability 2.5 2.5 3.0
Operating Cost 8.1 N/A 8.4

Pros & Cons

Pros
  • Efficient, lively diesel model
  • Upscale cabin materials
  • Composed handling
  • Nimble handling
  • Excellent fuel economy
  • Long list of available tech features
  • Large, versatile cargo hold
  • Ample rear legroom
  • Fun to drive
Cons
  • Base model’s poor fuel economy
  • Limited cargo space in sedan 
  • Firm ride
  • Limited feature availability

General Specs

Transmission Manual Automatic Automatic
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Fuel/Engine Gas I5 2.5L/151 Regular Unleaded I-4 2.0 L/122 Gas I4 1.5L/91
MPG 23 City / 33 Hwy 30 City / 41 Hwy 28 City / 35 Hwy

Exterior

Body

Body Style 2 Door HB Sedan Hatchback

Dimensions

Wheelbase(in) 101.500 106.3 98.4
Length, Overall (in) 165.400 180.3 161.6
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 70.300 70.7 66.7
Height, Overall (in) 58.300 57.3 60.0

Doors & Windows

Rear Defrost Standard Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard Standard

Exterior Features

Rear Spoiler Optional Optional

Measurements

Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2968 2848 2577

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 Optional
Wheel Locks Optional 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 Optional
Auto-Off Headlights Standard
Interior Cargo Shade Standard Optional
Keyless Start Optional
Luggage Rack Optional
Rear Parking Aid Optional
Rear Reading Lamps Standard
Remote Engine Start Optional Optional
Adjustable Steering Wheel Standard Standard Standard
Leather Wrapped Steering Wheel Optional
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 Standard
Front Floor Mats Standard Standard Optional
Keyless Entry Standard Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard Standard
Electrochromic rearview mirror Optional
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 96.3 90.8
Front Head Room (in) 39.300 38.6 40.4
Front Leg Room (in) 41.200 42.2 41.3
Front Shoulder Room (in) 54.700 57.2 52.7
Front Hip Room (in) - TBD - 55.5 51.5
Second Head Room (in) 38.500 37.6 39.0
Second Leg Room (in) 35.500 35.8 34.5
Second Shoulder Room (in) 52.800 54.4 51.3
Second Hip Room (in) - TBD - 53.5 51.3
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down (cu. ft.) - TBD - 57.3
Trunk Volume (cu. ft.) 12.4

Entertainment

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

Heating & Cooling

Climate Control Standard
A/C Standard Standard Standard

Navigation & Communication

Navigation System Optional

Seats

Cloth Seats Standard Standard Standard
Pass-Through Rear Seat 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 Standard
Front Disc/Rear Drum Brakes Standard

Safety Features

Brake Assist Standard 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 Regular Unleaded I-4 Gas I4
Displacement 2.5L/151 2.0 L/122 1.5L/91
Horsepower (Net @ RPM) 170 @ 5700 155 @ 6000 117 @ 6600
Torque (Net @ RPM) 177 @ 4250 150 @ 4000 106 @ 4800
Transmission Manual Automatic w/OD Automatic
Turning diameter 35.700 34.8 34.4

Fuel

Gasoline Fuel Standard Standard Standard
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 23 30 28
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 33 41 35
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 14.500 13.2 10.6

Suspension

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

Transmission

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