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4dr Sdn SE Luxury
  • 4dr Sdn SE Luxury
  • 4dr Sdn Titanium

Prices

MSRP $34,185 $34,700  
Invoice $32,818 $32,011
Avg. Paid $32,523 N/A

U.S. News Scores

Overall 8.1 7.7  
Critics' Rating 8.4 7.8
Performance 8.3 7.1
Interior 6.4 7.0
Safety 9.3 9.4
Reliability 3.5 3.5

Pros & Cons

Pros
  • Refined handling and performance
  • Better electric-only driving range than other plug-in hybrids
  • Excellent fuel economy
  • Roomy cabin with premium materials
  • Refined hybrid powertrain
 
Cons
  • Limited cargo space
  • Cramped rear seats
  • Sluggish at higher speeds
  • Confusing infotainment system
  • Small trunk

General Specs

Transmission Automatic Automatic  
Drivetrain Front wheel drive Front Wheel Drive
Fuel/Engine Gas/Electric I4 1.4L/85 Gas/Electric I-4 2.0 L/122
MPG 35 City / 40 Hwy 40 City / 36 Hwy

Exterior

Body

Body Style Hatchback Sedan  

Dimensions

Wheelbase(in) 105.70 112.2  
Length, Overall (in) 177.10 191.8
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 70.40 72.9
Height, Overall (in) 56.64 58

Doors & Windows

Rear Defrost Standard Standard  
Power Windows Standard Standard

Exterior Features

Sun/Moon Roof Optional  
Power Tilt/Sliding Sunroof Optional
Rear Spoiler Standard

Measurements

Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3786 3913  

Tires & Wheels

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

Interior

Convenience & Comfort

Alarm Standard Standard  
Auxiliary Pwr Outlet Standard
Back-Up Camera Optional Optional
Cruise Control Standard Standard
Vehicle Anti-Theft System Standard Standard
Fog Lamps Standard
Auto-Off Headlights Standard Standard
Interior Cargo Shade Standard
Keyless Start Standard Optional
Rear Parking Aid Optional Optional
Remote Engine Start Standard Optional
Adjustable Steering Wheel Standard Standard
Steering Wheel Controls Standard Standard
Leather Wrapped Steering Wheel Standard Standard
Navigation from Telematics Standard
Trip Computer Standard
Universal Garage Door Opener Standard Optional
Intermittent Wipers Standard Standard
Rain Sensing Wipers Optional
Variable Speed Intermittent Wipers Standard Standard
Front Floor Mats Standard Standard
Keyless Entry Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard
Electrochromic rearview mirror Optional Standard
Heated Mirrors Standard Standard
Mirror Memory Standard
Power Driver Mirror Standard Standard
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 4 5  
Passenger Volume (cu. ft.) 90.0 102.8
Front Head Room (in) 37.80 39.2
Front Leg Room (in) 42.05 44.3
Front Shoulder Room (in) 56.52 57.8
Front Hip Room (in) 53.73 55
Second Head Room (in) 36.02 37.8
Second Leg Room (in) 34.10 38.3
Second Shoulder Room (in) 53.90 56.9
Second Hip Room (in) 51.21 54.4
Trunk Volume (cu. ft.) 10.6 8.2

Entertainment

AM/FM Stereo Standard Standard  
Auxiliary Audio Input Standard Standard
CD Player Standard Standard
MP3 Player Standard Standard
Satellite Radio Standard Standard
Premium Sound System Optional

Heating & Cooling

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

Navigation & Communication

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

Seats

Cloth Seats Standard  
Leather Seats Optional Standard
Heated Driver Seat Optional Standard
Driver Lumbar Standard
Passenger Lumbar Standard
Seat Memory Standard
Power Driver Seat Standard
Power Passenger 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 Standard Standard
Side Head Air Bag Standard
Rear Head Air Bag Standard
Side Air Bag Standard Standard
Rear Body Air Bag 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
Child Safety Locks Standard Standard
Integrated Turn Signal Mirrors Standard Standard
Traction Control Standard Standard
Blind Spot Monitor Optional
Lane Departure Warning Optional Optional

Mechanical

Engine & Performance

Locking Rear Differential Standard  
Front Wheel Drive Standard Standard
4 Cylinder Engine Standard Standard
Engine Type Gas/Electric I4 Gas/Electric I-4
Displacement 1.4L/85 2.0 L/122
Horsepower (Net @ RPM) 149 188 @ 6000
Torque (Net @ RPM) 273 129 @ 4000
Transmission Automatic CVT w/OD
Turning diameter 36.00 37.6

Fuel

Plug-In Electric/Gas Standard Standard  
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 35 40
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 40 36
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 9.3 14

Suspension

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

Transmission

Automatic Standard Standard  
1-Speed Automatic Standard
Continuously Variable Trans Standard

Safety scores should only be compared between vehicles of similar size and weight. Larger, heavier vehicles generally provide more protection than smaller, lighter ones.