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Coupe
  • Coupe
  • Coupe
2dr HB Man S
  • 2dr HB Man S
  • 4dr HB Man S
  • 2dr HB DSG S
  • 4dr HB DSG S
  • 2dr HB Man SE
  • 4dr HB Man SE
  • 2dr HB DSG SE
  • 4dr HB DSG SE
  • 4dr HB Man Autobahn
  • 4dr HB DSG Autobahn
4dr Sdn Man
  • 4dr Sdn Man
  • 4dr Sdn Man Premium
  • 4dr Sdn CVT Premium
  • 4dr Sdn Man Limited
  • 4dr Sdn CVT Limited
  • 4dr Sdn
  • 4dr Sdn Launch Edition
  • 4dr Sdn Limited

Prices

MSRP $32,100 $24,395 $26,295
Invoice $29,530 $23,419 $24,817
Avg. Paid N/A $24,440 $26,361

U.S. News Scores

Overall 8.6 9.5 8.9
Critics' Rating 9.2 9.6 9.0
Performance 8.7 9.2 8.8
Interior 7.3 8.2 7.3
Safety 10.0 10.0 10.0
Reliability 3.0 N/A N/A

Pros & Cons

Pros
  • Nimble handling
  • Powerful engine choices
  • Good fuel economy for the class
  • Sharp steering and nimble handling
  • Good gas mileage
  • Large cargo hold
  • Peppy and smooth powertrain
  • Superb handling
  • Responsive engine
  • Supportive front seats
Cons
  • Some low-quality interior trim
  • Lackluster infotainment graphics
  • Small trunk
  • Bland interior materials

General Specs

Transmission Automatic Manual Manual
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive All Wheel Drive
Fuel/Engine Intercooled Turbo Premium Unleaded I-4 2.0 L/122 Intercooled Turbo Premium Unleaded I-4 2.0 L/121 Intercooled Turbo Premium Unleaded H-4 2.0 L
MPG 23 City / 36 Hwy 25 City / 34 Hwy 21 City / 28 Hwy

Exterior

Body

Body Style Coupe Hatchback Sedan

Dimensions

Wheelbase(in) 105.9 103.6 104.3
Length, Overall (in) 174.5 168 180.9
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 69.8 70.5 70.7
Height, Overall (in) 55.8 56.8 58.1

Doors & Windows

Rear Defrost Standard Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard Standard

Exterior Features

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

Measurements

Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3300 2972 3267

Tires & Wheels

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

Interior

Convenience & Comfort

Alarm Optional Standard Standard
Back-Up Camera Optional Standard
Cruise Control Standard Standard Standard
Vehicle Anti-Theft System Standard Standard Standard
Fog Lamps Standard Standard Optional
Auto-Off Headlights Standard Optional Standard
HID headlights Optional Optional
Interior Cargo Shade Standard
Rear Parking Aid Optional
Adjustable Steering Wheel Standard Standard Standard
Steering Wheel Controls Standard Standard Standard
Leather Wrapped Steering Wheel Standard Standard Standard
Trip Computer Standard Standard Standard
Remote Trunk Release Optional Standard
Universal Garage Door Opener Optional Optional
Intermittent Wipers Standard Standard Standard
Rain Sensing Wipers Standard
Variable Speed Intermittent Wipers Standard Standard Standard
Front Floor Mats Standard Standard Standard
Keyless Entry Standard Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard Standard
Electrochromic rearview mirror Optional Optional
Heated Mirrors Standard Standard
Mirror Memory Optional
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 4 5 5
Passenger Volume (cu. ft.) 93.5 96.6
Front Head Room (in) 40.1 38.4 39.8
Front Leg Room (in) 41.5 41.2 43.3
Front Shoulder Room (in) 54.4 55.9 55.6
Second Head Room (in) 36.5 38.1 37.1
Second Leg Room (in) 33 35.6 35.4
Second Shoulder Room (in) 53.4 53.9 54.2
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down (cu. ft.) 52.7
Trunk Volume (cu. ft.) 13.7 12

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 Optional Standard Standard
Premium Sound System Optional Optional
Hard Disk Drive Optional

Heating & Cooling

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

Navigation & Communication

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

Seats

Cloth Seats Standard Standard
Leather Seats Optional
Premium Synthetic Seats Standard
Heated Driver Seat Optional Standard
Driver Lumbar Optional Standard
Passenger Lumbar Optional Standard
Seat Memory Optional
Power Driver Seat Optional
Power Passenger Seat Optional
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 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
Integrated Turn Signal Mirrors Standard Standard
Traction Control Standard Standard Standard
Auto-Leveling Headlights Optional Optional
Lane Departure Warning Optional

Mechanical

Engine & Performance

Locking Rear Differential Standard
All Wheel Drive Standard
Front Wheel Drive Standard
Rear Wheel Drive Standard
4 Cylinder Engine Standard Standard Standard
Turbocharged Standard Standard Standard
Engine Type Intercooled Turbo Premium Unleaded I-4 Intercooled Turbo Premium Unleaded I-4 Intercooled Turbo Premium Unleaded H-4
Displacement 2.0 L/122 2.0 L/121 2.0 L
Horsepower (Net @ RPM) 240 @ 5000 210 @ 4500 268 @ 6500
Torque (Net @ RPM) 255 @ 1250 258 @ 1500 258 @ 2000
Transmission Automatic w/OD Manual w/OD Manual w/OD
Turning diameter 35.6 35.8 35.4

Fuel

Gasoline Fuel Standard Standard Standard
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 23 25 21
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 36 34 28
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 13.7 13.2 15.9

Suspension

Active Suspension System Optional
Suspension Type - Front Strut Strut Strut
Suspension Type - Rear Multi-Link Multi-Link Double Wishbone
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) Strut Strut Strut
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) Multi-Link Multi-Link Double Wishbone

Transmission

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