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Vehicle 2009 Hyundai Accent GLS 4-Door 1997 Volkswagen Jetta 4dr Sdn GLS Manual
General
Body Style Family Sedan,SDN 4 Door Sedan GLS
Drivetrain n/a Front-Wheel Drive
EPA Classification COMPACT Compact
Turbo N n/a
Vehicle n/a Jetta
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) n/a 66.7
Battery
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F n/a -TBD-
Maximum Capacity (amps) n/a 70
Brake System
Brakes Front n/a Yes
Drum n/a Yes
Drum Diam x Width (in) n/a 7.9 x -TBD-
Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) n/a 10.1 x -TBD-
Type of Brakes n/a Pwr-Assisted
Drive Train
City MPG 27 n/a
Clutch Size (in) n/a -TBD-
Combined MPG 29 n/a
Displacement (CC) 1599 2.0L/121
Driveline FWD n/a
EPA Fuel Economy Est (MPG) n/a 24
Final Drive Ratio 4.06 3.67
Fuel Capacity (gal) 11.9 14.5
Fuel System MPFI SMPI
Fuel Type Gas n/a
Gas Guzzler Tax $0 n/a
Highway MPG 33 n/a
Horsepower @ RPM 110@6000 115 @ 5400
Hwy EPA Fuel Economy Estimate (MPG) n/a 31
PowerToWeightRatio 22.3 n/a
RPM @ Peak Horsepower 6000 n/a
Standard Transmission 5 Speed Manual n/a
Torque @ RPM 106@4500 122 @ 3200
Total System Capacity (qts) n/a 6.7
Transmission Speeds 5 5
Transmission Type M Manual w/OD
Type of Engine 1.6L I4 Gas I4
Valves 16 n/a
Exterior
Base Curb Weight (lb) n/a 2661
Crash Test Rating 5*/5* n/a
Curb weight (lbs) 2365 n/a
Overall Height (in) 57.9 n/a
Overall Length (in) 168.5 173.4
Overall Width (in) 66.7 56.1
Wheelbase (in) 98.4 97.4
Interior - Cargo - Carrying
Liftover Height (in) n/a -TBD-
Trunk Volume (cu ft) 12 15.0
Interior - Passengers
Headroom front (in) 39.6 39.2
Headroom rear (in) 37.8 n/a
Hip room front (in) 50.6 -TBD-
Hip room rear (in) 49.6 n/a
Leg room front (in) 42.8 42.3
Leg room rear (in) 34.3 n/a
Passenger Volume 92 87.5
Seating Capacity - Maximum 5 n/a
Seating capacity - Standard 5 4
Second seat head room (in) n/a 37.3
Second seat hip room (in) n/a -TBD-
Second seat leg room (in) n/a 31.5
Second seat shoulder room (in) n/a 52.8
Shoulder room front (in) 53.5 53.8
Shoulder room rear (in) 53.1 n/a
Suspension
Front suspension Ind MacPherson Strut
Ground Clearance (in) n/a 4.8
Rear shock absorber diameter (mm) n/a -TBD-
Rear stabilizer bar diameter (in) n/a 0.79
Rear Suspension Semi Independent
Rear suspension type line 2 n/a Torsion-Beam
Shock Absorber Diameter (mm) n/a -TBD-
Stabilizer Bar Diameter (in) n/a 0.71
Track Front 57.9 57.5
Track Rear 57.5 57.0
Tires and Wheels
Rear tire size n/a P185/60R14
Rear wheel size (in) n/a 14 x 6
Rear wheel type n/a Aluminum
Spare tire size n/a -TBD-
Spare wheel size (in) n/a -TBD-
Spare wheel type n/a -TBD-
Towing
Dead Weight Hitch-Max. Tongue Load n/a N/A
Tow Capacity Standard n/a 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 n/a 3.2
Steering Diameter Left 33.1 32.8
Steering Diameter Right 33.1 -TBD-
Warranty
Powertrain Miles 100000 n/a
Powertrain Time (Months) 120 n/a
Rust Time (Months) 84 n/a
Warranty - Basic Miles 60000 n/a
Warranty - Basic Time (Months) 60 n/a






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