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Powertrain  
PowertrainInternal Combustion
Engine  
ConfigurationI
Cylinders4
Displacement (cc)17971999
Max. Power (bhp)148173
Max. Power @RPM6500
Max. Torque (lbft)131154
Max. Torque @RPM4700
Transmission  
Transmission TypeAutomaticManualAutomatic
Forward Gears6
Driveline  
Driven WheelsFWD
Body  
Generic TypeCar
Roof TypeFixed
Rear Roof ProfileTrunk
No Side Doors4
Exterior Dimensions  
Curb Weight (lb)278127362857
Wheelbase (in)106.3
Height - Body (in)56.5
Width - Body (in)70.1
Length (in)179.5
Front Track (in)61.5
Rear Track (in)62.0
Chassis  
Chassis TypeUnitized Body/Frame
Engine LayoutTransverse
Engine PositionFront
Suspension  
Front Suspension - TypeMacPherson strut/lower arm
Rear Suspension - TypeTwist-beam axle
Brakes  
Front Brakes - TypeVented Disc
Rear Brakes - TypeDisc
Wheels / Tires  
Tire Size F (,R)
  • 195/65R15 (LX)
  • 205/55R16 (LX)
195/65R15
  • 215/45R17 (EX)
  • 205/55R16 (EX)
Seating  
Rows of Seats2
Max. Passenger Capacity5
Interior Dimensions  
Head Room - 1st Row (in)39.1
Head Room - 2nd Row (in)37.3
Shlder Room - 1st Row (in)56.1
Shlder Room - 2nd Row (in)54.9
Leg Room - 1st Row (in)42.2
Leg Room - 2nd Row (in)35.9
Seating Positions - 1st Row2
Seating Positions - 2nd Row3
Cargo Volume (cu ft)14.9
Utility  
Cargo AccessTrunk
Energy Storage  
Fuel Capacity (gallons) (gal)13.2
Fuel Economy  
EPA City (mpg)2524
EPA Hwy (mpg)363736