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4dr Sedan

Brakes

Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 7.9 x - TBD -
Brake Type Power
Brake ABS System 4-wheel
Brake ABS System
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.04 x 0.87
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)

Cargo Area Dimensions

Trunk Volume (ft³) 12.7

Cooling System

Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 6.3
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 6.2

Electrical

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 70
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 356

Engine

Fuel System SFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 105 @ 4400
Engine Order Code L01
Engine Type Gas L4
Displacement 1.6L/97
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 100 @ 5600

Exterior Dimensions

Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 66.3
Liftover Height (in) 26.4
Min Ground Clearance (in) 4.7
Track Width, Rear (in) 57.1
Track Width, Front (in) 57.5
Height, Overall (in) 53.3
Length, Overall (in) 173.0
Wheelbase (in) 97.1

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 13.2

Interior Dimensions

Front Hip Room (in) 51.3
Passenger Volume (ft³) 88.3
Front Head Room (in) 38.5
Second Hip Room (in) 54.3
Passenger Capacity 5
Front Leg Room (in) 41.7
Front Shoulder Room (in) 54.1
Second Head Room (in) 36.4
Second Leg Room (in) 33.1
Second Shoulder Room (in) 53.4

Mileage

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 25
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 29
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 30
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 34

Steering

Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.27
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) 17.1
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 16.1
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 18.1
Steering Type Power

Summary

Body Style 4dr Sedan
Vehicle Name Geo Prizm

Suspension

Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut
Suspension Type - Rear MacPherson Strut
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) Coil Springs
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 32
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 32
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in)
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in)

Tires

Rear Tire Size P175/65R14
Front Tire Order Code
Rear Tire Order Code
Spare Tire Order Code
Front Tire Size P175/65R14
Spare Tire Size T115/70D14

Trailering

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)

Transmission

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.72
Trans Description Cont. Again 5th OD
Trans Description Cont. Again
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/4th &
Trans Description Cont. Automatic
Trans Type 5
Trans Type 3
Trans Order Code MM5
Trans Order Code MX1
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.33
Clutch Size (in) 8.3
Clutch Size (in)
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.25
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.30
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.82
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.97
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.31
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.90
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.55
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.55
First Gear Ratio (:1) 2.81

Vehicle

EPA Classification Sub-Compact

Weight Information

Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2403
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2359

Wheels

Spare Wheel Size (in) 14 x 4
Rear Wheel Size (in) 14 x 5.5
Rear Wheel Material Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 14 x 5.5
Spare Wheel Material Steel
Front Wheel Material Steel