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#10 in Wagons
5dr HB (Natl)
  • 5dr HB (Natl)
  • 5dr HB Advanced (Natl)
5dr HB SEL
  • 5dr HB SEL
5dr HB
  • 5dr HB

Prices

MSRP $29,990 $31,635 $34,185
Invoice $28,791 $29,499 $32,818
Avg. Paid $30,140 $30,946 $33,105

U.S. News Scores

Overall 7.0 7.4 8.1
Critics' Rating 6.9 7.6 8.4
Performance 6.6 7.6 8.3
Interior 6.9 7.2 6.4
Safety 9.5 8.5 9.3
Reliability 3.0 3.0 3.5

Pros & Cons

Pros
  • Great fuel economy
  • Fast battery charging time
  • Large cargo area
  • Great passenger space
  • Agile handling for a hybrid
  • Strong acceleration
  • Refined handling and performance
  • Better electric-only driving range than other plug-in hybrids
Cons
  • Sloppy handling
  • Low-quality interior materials
  • Very little cargo space for a wagon
  • Frustrating optional infotainment system
  • Sluggish at highway speeds in EV mode
  • Limited cargo space
  • Cramped rear seats

General Specs

Transmission Automatic Automatic Automatic
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive Front wheel drive
Fuel/Engine Gas/Electric I-4 1.8 L/110 Gas/Electric I-4 2.0 L/122 Gas/Electric I4 1.4L/85
MPG 51 City / 49 Hwy 40 City / 36 Hwy 35 City / 40 Hwy

Exterior

Body

Body Style Hatchback Hatchback Hatchback

Dimensions

Wheelbase(in) 106.3 104.3 105.70
Length, Overall (in) 176.4 173.6 177.10
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 68.7 72 70.40
Height, Overall (in) 58.7 63.8 56.64

Doors & Windows

Rear Defrost Standard Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard Standard

Exterior Features

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

Measurements

Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3165 3859 3786

Tires & Wheels

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

Interior

Convenience & Comfort

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

Dimensions

Passenger Capacity 5 5 4
Passenger Volume (cu. ft.) 93.7 99.7 90.0
Front Head Room (in) 38.6 41 37.80
Front Leg Room (in) 42.5 43.1 42.05
Front Shoulder Room (in) 54.9 55.9 56.52
Front Hip Room (in) 52.7 54.3 53.73
Second Head Room (in) 37.6 39.4 36.02
Second Leg Room (in) 36 36.5 34.10
Second Shoulder Room (in) 53.1 55.2 53.90
Second Hip Room (in) 51.2 51.9 51.21
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down (cu. ft.) 42.8
Trunk Volume (cu. ft.) 10.6

Entertainment

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

Heating & Cooling

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

Navigation & Communication

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

Seats

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

Mechanical

Engine & Performance

Locking Rear Differential Standard
Front Wheel Drive Standard Standard Standard
4 Cylinder Engine Standard Standard Standard
Engine Type Gas/Electric I-4 Gas/Electric I-4 Gas/Electric I4
Displacement 1.8 L/110 2.0 L/122 1.4L/85
Horsepower (Net @ RPM) 134 @ 5200 188 @ 6000 149
Torque (Net @ RPM) 105 @ 4000 129 @ 4000 273
Transmission CVT w/OD CVT w/OD Automatic
Turning diameter 34.2 38.4 36.00

Fuel

Plug-In Electric/Gas Standard Standard Standard
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 51 40 35
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 49 36 40
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 10.6 14 9.3

Suspension

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

Transmission

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