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Vehicle 2010 Hyundai Sonata SE 2006 Saturn ION 3 Sedan Automatic
General
Body Style Family Sedan,SDN Family Sedan,SDN
EPA Classification LARGE COMPACT
Turbo N N
Drive Train
City MPG 22 24
Combined MPG 25 27
Displacement (CC) 2359 2196
Driveline FWD FWD
Final Drive Ratio 3.31 3.63
Fuel Capacity (gal) 17.7 13.0
Fuel System MPFI MPFI
Fuel Type Gas Gas
Gas Guzzler Tax $0 $0
Highway MPG 32 32
Horsepower @ RPM 175@6000 140@5600
PowerToWeightRatio 19 20.3
RPM @ Peak Horsepower 6000 5600
Standard Transmission 5 Speed Automatic 4 Speed Automatic
Torque @ RPM 168@4000 145@4000
Transmission Speeds 5 4
Transmission Type A A
Type of Engine 2.4L I4 2.2L I4
Valves 16 16
Exterior
Crash Test Rating 5*/5* 5*/5*
Curb weight (lbs) 3327 2841
Overall Height (in) 58.0 57.4
Overall Length (in) 188.9 184.5
Overall Width (in) 72.1 67.2
Wheelbase (in) 107.4 103.2
Interior - Cargo - Carrying
Trunk Volume (cu ft) 16.3 15
Interior - Passengers
Headroom front (in) 40.1 40.0
Headroom rear (in) 38.2 37.0
Hip room front (in) 55.5 49.5
Hip room rear (in) 55.3 48.6
Leg room front (in) 43.7 42.2
Leg room rear (in) 37.4 33.3
Passenger Volume 105 91
Seating Capacity - Maximum 5 5
Seating capacity - Standard 5 5
Shoulder room front (in) 57.4 53.7
Shoulder room rear (in) 56.9 52.8
Suspension
Front suspension Ind Ind
Ground Clearance (in) 6.3 n/a
Rear Suspension Ind Semi
Track Front 62.0 58.8
Track Rear 61.4 58.4
Towing
Tow Capacity (Maximum) 1500 1000
Tow Capacity Standard 1000 1000
Turning Radius
Steering Diameter Left 35.8 35.4
Steering Diameter Right 35.8 35.4
Warranty
Powertrain Miles 100000 36000
Powertrain Time (Months) 120 36
Rust Miles n/a 100000
Rust Time (Months) 84 72
Warranty - Basic Miles 60000 36000
Warranty - Basic Time (Months) 60 36






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