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Prices

MSRP $32,000 $21,195 $22,695
Invoice $30,720 $20,293 $21,546
Avg. Paid $23,996 N/A N/A

U.S. News Scores

Overall 7.6 8.8 8.5
Critics' Rating 7.2 9.0 9.1
Performance 6.6 7.9 8.6
Interior 7.2 7.8 8.0
Safety 9.3 9.6 9.0
Reliability 3.5 4.5 3.0
Operating Cost 8.8 N/A N/A

Pros & Cons

Pros
  • Remarkable fuel economy
  • Fast battery charging time
  • Large cargo area
  • Good fuel economy ratings
  • High safety scores
  • Warranty coverage among the best in the class
  • Comfortable, upscale interior
  • Dynamic handling
  • Great fuel economy
  • Spacious, comfortable cabin
Cons
  • Bland performance
  • Cheap interior materials
  • Engines are noisy during highway passing
  • Confusing navigation system
  • Some complaints of bland interior styling

General Specs

Transmission Automatic Automatic Automatic
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Fuel/Engine Gas/Electric I4 1.8L/110 Gas I4 2.4L/144 Regular Unleaded I-4 2.5 L/152
MPG 51 City / 49 Hwy 24 City / 35 Hwy 26 City / 38 Hwy

Exterior

Body

Body Style Liftback Sedan Sedan

Dimensions

Wheelbase(in) 106.300 110.0 111.4
Length, Overall (in) 176.400 189.8 191.5
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 68.700 72.2 72.4
Height, Overall (in) 58.700 57.9 57.1

Doors & Windows

Rear Defrost Standard Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard Standard

Exterior Features

Rear Spoiler Standard Optional Optional

Measurements

Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3165 3316 3232

Tires & Wheels

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

Interior

Convenience & Comfort

Alarm Standard
Auxiliary Pwr Outlet Standard Standard
Back-Up Camera Standard
Cruise Control Standard Standard Standard
Vehicle Anti-Theft System Standard Standard
Fog Lamps Optional Optional
Auto-Off Headlights Standard Optional Standard
Interior Cargo Shade Standard
Keyless Start Standard Optional
Rear Parking Aid Optional
Front Reading Lamps Standard Standard
Remote Engine Start Optional Optional
Adjustable Steering Wheel Standard Standard Standard
Steering Wheel Controls Standard Standard Standard
Leather Wrapped Steering Wheel Standard
Trip Computer Standard Standard Standard
Remote Trunk Release Standard Standard
Universal Garage Door Opener Optional Optional
Intermittent Wipers Standard Standard Standard
Variable Speed Intermittent Wipers Standard Standard Standard
Front Floor Mats Optional Optional Standard
Keyless Entry Standard Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard Standard
Electrochromic rearview mirror Optional Optional
Heated Mirrors Standard Standard
Power Driver Mirror Standard Standard Standard
Driver Vanity Mirror Standard Standard Standard
Driver Illuminated Vanity Mirror Standard Standard
Passenger Vanity Mirror Standard Standard Standard
Passenger Illuminated Visor Mirror Standard Standard
Power Steering Standard Standard Standard

Dimensions

Passenger Capacity 5 5 5
Passenger Volume (cu. ft.) 93.700 103.8 99.7
Front Head Room (in) 38.600 40.0 38.4
Front Leg Room (in) 42.500 45.5 42.2
Front Shoulder Room (in) 54.900 57.9 57.1
Front Hip Room (in) 52.700 55.2 56.1
Second Head Room (in) 37.600 37.8 37.1
Second Leg Room (in) 36.000 34.6 38.7
Second Shoulder Room (in) 53.100 56.7 55.5
Second Hip Room (in) 51.200 54.9 56.1
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down (cu. ft.) - TBD -
Trunk Volume (cu. ft.) 16.4 14.8

Entertainment

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

Heating & Cooling

Climate Control Standard
A/C Standard Standard Standard

Navigation & Communication

Navigation System Standard Optional
Onboard Hands-Free Communications System Standard
Wireless Cell Phone Hookup Standard Standard Standard

Seats

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

Safety Features

Brake Assist Standard Standard Standard
Electronic Stability Control Standard Standard Standard
Daytime Running Lights Standard Standard Standard
Child Safety Locks Standard 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 Standard
Engine Type Gas/Electric I4 Gas I4 Regular Unleaded I-4
Displacement 1.8L/110 2.4L/144 2.5 L/152
Horsepower (Net @ RPM) 134 combined 198 @ 6300 184 @ 5700
Torque (Net @ RPM) - TBD - 184 @ 4250 185 @ 3250
Transmission Continuously Variable Transmission Automatic w/Manual Shift Automatic w/OD
Turning diameter 34.200 35.8 36.7

Fuel

Hybrid Fuel Standard
Gasoline Fuel Standard Standard
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 51 24 26
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 49 35 38
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 10.600 18.5 16.4

Suspension

Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut MacPherson Strut Strut
Suspension Type - Rear Torsion Beam Multi-Link Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs Strut
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs Multi-Link

Transmission

Automatic Standard Standard Standard
Automatic Transmission w/Manual Mode Standard Standard
6-Speed Automatic Standard Standard
Continuously Variable Trans Standard