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Engine  
ConfigurationI
Cylinders4
Fuel TypeGasoline
Forced InductionTurbocharged
Displacement (cc)1798
Max. Power (bhp)170
Max. Power @RPM4500
Max. Torque (lbft)184199
Max. Torque @RPM1600
Transmission  
Transmission TypeManualAutomatic
Forward Gears56
Driveline  
Driven WheelsFWD
Body  
Generic TypeCar
Roof TypeFixed
Rear Roof ProfileHatchback
No Side Doors4
Exterior Dimensions  
Curb Weight (lb)29633023
Wheelbase (in)103.8
Height - Body (in)57.2
Width - Body (in)70.8
Length (in)167.5
Front Track (in)61.0
Rear Track (in)59.8
Ground Clearance (in)5.4
Chassis  
Chassis TypeUnitized Body/Frame
Engine LayoutTransverse
Engine PositionFront
Suspension  
Front Suspension - TypeMacPherson strut/lower arm
Rear Suspension - TypeMultilink
Brakes  
Front Brakes - TypeVented Disc
Rear Brakes - TypeDisc
Steering  
Steering TypeRack-and-Pinion
Wheels / Tires  
Tire Size F (,R)195/65R15
Seating  
Rows of Seats2
Max. Passenger Capacity5
Interior Dimensions  
Head Room - 1st Row (in)38.4
Head Room - 2nd Row (in)38.1
Shlder Room - 1st Row (in)55.9
Shlder Room - 2nd Row (in)53.9
Leg Room - 1st Row (in)41.2
Leg Room - 2nd Row (in)35.6
Seating Positions - 1st Row2
Seating Positions - 2nd Row3
Cargo Volume (cu ft)22.8
Cargo Volume + 1 (cu ft)52.7
Utility  
Cargo AccessHatch
Energy Storage  
Fuel Capacity (gallons) (gal)13.2
Fuel Economy  
EPA City (mpg)25
EPA Hwy (mpg)3635