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STD 5dr Wagon Man STD (Natl)


Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.8 x - TBD -
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 9.0 x - TBD -
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Brake Type Pwr
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel
Brake ABS System

Cargo Area Dimensions

Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Up (ft³) 21.8
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down (ft³) 53.2

Cooling System

Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 6.9


Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) - TBD -


Displacement 1.8L/109
Fuel System SFI
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 126 @ 6000
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 122 @ 4200
Engine Type Gas I4
Engine Order Code

Exterior Dimensions

Length, Overall (in) 171.3
Wheelbase (in) 102.4
Track Width, Rear (in) 58.5
Track Width, Rear (in) 58.9
Min Ground Clearance (in) 6.2
Min Ground Clearance (in) 5.9
Liftover Height (in) - TBD -
Track Width, Front (in) 59.6
Track Width, Front (in) 59.3
Height, Overall (in) 60.6
Height, Overall (in) 61.0
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 69.9

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 13.2

Interior Dimensions

Front Leg Room (in) 41.8
Second Hip Room (in) 47.8
Second Shoulder Room (in) 52.6
Second Leg Room (in) 36.3
Second Head Room (in) 39.8
Second Head Room (in) 39.3
Front Hip Room (in) 51.7
Passenger Capacity 5
Passenger Volume (ft³) 96.2
Front Shoulder Room (in) 53.2
Front Head Room (in) 40.6
Front Head Room (in) 38.9


EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 26
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 33


Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 19.5
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD -
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 36.8
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.36
Steering Type Pwr rack & pinion


Vehicle Name Toyota Matrix
Vehicle Name Toyota Matrix
Body Style 5 Door Wagon


Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Stabilizer Bar
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Stabilizer Bar
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD -
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 0.95
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 0.79
Suspension Type - Rear Torsion Beam


Rear Tire Size - TBD -
Front Tire Order Code
Rear Tire Order Code
Spare Tire Order Code
Front Tire Size P215/50R17
Front Tire Size - TBD -
Front Tire Size P205/55R16
Rear Tire Size P215/50R17
Rear Tire Size P205/55R16
Spare Tire Size Compact


Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 1500
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 150
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)


Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive
Clutch Size (in) - TBD -
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.25
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.73
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.89
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.31
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.90
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.17
Trans Description Cont. Again
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD
Trans Type 5
Trans Order Code
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.94


EPA Classification Small Station Wagon

Weight Information

Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2679


Rear Wheel Size (in) 17 x 7.0
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6.5
Front Wheel Size (in) 17 x 7.0
Front Wheel Material Steel
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum
Rear Wheel Material Steel
Spare Wheel Material - TBD -
Spare Wheel Size (in) Compact
Front Wheel Material Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6.5