THE AUTO CHANNEL:   TACH Home | Auto News | Reviews | Media | Forums | Classifieds

USED CAR BUYER'S GUIDE


Fuel Economy | Crash Results | Recalls | Service Bulletins | Site Map

SUV    Sedan    Truck    Van    Convertible   Coupe    Wagon   Luxury    Hybrid      CUV
Compar-A-Graphs:    Rank-By-Specs    or  4-Car Comparison
Click to print
Compare Cars Side by Side on
Capacities and Dimensions


Vehicle 2001 Toyota Corolla 4dr Sdn S Auto (Natl) 2001 Oldsmobile Alero 4dr Sdn GX
General
Body Style 4 Door Sedan 4 Door Sedan
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
EPA Classification Compact Compact
Vehicle Corolla Alero GX
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 66.7 70.1
Battery
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F n/a 600
Maximum Capacity (amps) 80 102
Brake System
ABS System n/a 4-Wheel
Brakes Front Yes Yes
Brakes Rear n/a Yes
Drum Yes n/a
Drum Diam x Width (in) 7.9 x - TBD - n/a
Rear disc brake rotor diameter x thickness (in) n/a 10.9 x 0.4
Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.0 x 0.9 10.9 x 1.0
Type of Brakes Power Pwr
Drive Train
Displacement (CC) 1.8L/108 2.4L/146
EPA Fuel Economy Est (MPG) 29 21
Final Drive Ratio 2.66 3.42
Fuel Capacity (gal) 13.2 14.3
Fuel System EFI SMPI
Horsepower @ RPM 125 @ 5800 150 @ 5600
Hwy EPA Fuel Economy Estimate (MPG) 37 32
Torque @ RPM 125 @ 4000 155 @ 4400
Total System Capacity (qts) 6.0 10.0
Transmission Speeds 4 4
Transmission Type Automatic w/OD Automatic w/OD
Transmission Type Description Line 2 Electronic Electronic
Type of Engine Gas I4 Gas L4
Exterior
Base Curb Weight (lb) 2485 3026
Overall Length (in) 174.0 186.7
Overall Width (in) 54.5 54.5
Wheelbase (in) 97.0 107.0
Interior - Cargo - Carrying
Liftover Height (in) 24.4 28.1
Trunk Volume (cu ft) 12.1 14.6
Interior - Passengers
Headroom front (in) 39.3 38.4
Hip room front (in) 50.5 50.9
Leg room front (in) 42.5 42.2
Passenger Volume 88 91.0
Seating capacity - Standard 5 5
Second seat head room (in) 36.9 37.0
Second seat hip room (in) 51.2 51.5
Second seat leg room (in) 33.2 35.5
Second seat shoulder room (in) 52.2 52.6
Shoulder room front (in) 52.8 53.6
Suspension
Front suspension w/Coil Springs w/Coil Springs
Ground Clearance (in) 4.7 5.0
Rear shock absorber diameter (mm) 30.2 32
Rear stabilizer bar diameter (in) 0.6 0.60
Rear Suspension MacPherson Strut MacPherson Strut
Rear suspension type line 2 w/Coil Springs Tri-Link
Shock Absorber Diameter (mm) 30.2 32
Stabilizer Bar Diameter (in) 0.9 0.94 Hollow
Track Front 57.5 59.1
Track Rear 57.1 59.3
Tires and Wheels
Rear tire size P175/65R14 P215/60R15
Rear wheel size (in) 14 x 5.5 15 x 6.0
Rear wheel type Steel Steel
Spare tire size T115/70D14 T125/70D15
Spare wheel size (in) 14 x - TBD - 15 x -TBD-
Spare wheel type Steel Steel
Towing
Dead Weight Hitch-Max. Tongue Load 150 N/A
Tow Capacity Standard 1500 N/A
Wt Distributing Hitch (lb) n/a N/A
Wt. Distributing Hitch-Max. Tongue Load n/a N/A
Turning Radius
Lock to Lock Turns 3.3 2.6
Steering Diameter Left 32.2 35.1
Steering Diameter Right 34.1 37.2






Fuel Economy | Crash Results

Compar-A-Graphs:
4 Car Comparison | Rank-by-Specs
THE AUTO CHANNEL: Auto Channel Home | Auto News | Car Reviews | Media Library | Forums | Classifieds