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Vehicle 2012 Chevrolet Sonic 1LTZ 5-Door 2005 Dodge Magnum SXT
General
Body Style Station Wagon,HBK Station Wagon,WGN
EPA Classification MIDSIZE SUV2WD
Turbo N n/a
Drive Train
City MPG 26 19
Combined MPG 29 22
Displacement (CC) 1796 215
Driveline FWD n/a
Final Drive Ratio 3.94 3.64
Fuel Capacity (gal) 12.2 18.0
Fuel System SEFI MPFI
Fuel Type Gas n/a
Gas Guzzler Tax $0 $0
Highway MPG 35 27
Horsepower @ RPM 138@6300 250@6400
PowerToWeightRatio 20.1 15.6
RPM @ Peak Horsepower 6300 n/a
Standard Transmission 5 Speed Manual n/a
Torque @ RPM 125@3800 250@3800
Transmission Speeds 5 4
Transmission Type M n/a
Type of Engine 1.8L I4 3.5L V6
Valves 16 24
Exterior
Crash Test Rating n/a 5*/5*
Curb weight (lbs) 2776 3895
Overall Height (in) 59.7 58.4
Overall Length (in) 159.0 197.7
Overall Width (in) 68.3 74.1
Wheelbase (in) 99.4 120.0
Interior - Cargo - Carrying
Trunk Volume (cu ft) 19.0 27.2
Interior - Passengers
Headroom front (in) 38.7 38.4
Headroom rear (in) 38.1 38.1
Hip room front (in) 51.4 56.2
Hip room rear (in) 51.6 55.5
Leg room front (in) 41.8 41.8
Leg room rear (in) 34.6 40.2
Passenger Volume 91 n/a
Seating Capacity - Maximum 5 5
Seating capacity - Standard 5 5
Shoulder room front (in) 53.4 58.7
Shoulder room rear (in) 53.0 57.6
Suspension
Front suspension IND Ind
Ground Clearance (in) n/a 5.6
Rear Suspension Semi Ind
Track Front 59.4 63.0
Track Rear 59.4 63.1
Towing
Tow Capacity (Maximum) NR 2000
Tow Capacity Standard NR 2000
Turning Radius
Steering Diameter Left 36.1 38.9
Steering Diameter Right 36.1 n/a
Warranty
Powertrain Miles 100000 n/a
Powertrain Time (Months) 60 n/a
Rust Miles 100000 n/a
Rust Time (Months) 72 n/a
Warranty - Basic Miles 36000 n/a
Warranty - Basic Time (Months) 36 n/a






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