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2003 Kia Spectra Comparisons

Base Sedan

General Pricing

Resale Value $12,670.00 $12,899.00 $13,499.00
Destination $540.00 $540.00 $520.00

Engines & Power

Standard Engine 1.8L I4 1.8L I4 2.0L I4
Horsepower 124 @ 6000 RPM 126 @ 6000 RPM 145 @ 5700 RPM
Torque 119 @ 4900 RPM 129 @ 2400 RPM 136 @ 3000 RPM
Valves 4 4 4
Displacement (cc) 1793 1769 1995
Bore X Stroke (in.) 3.2 X 3.4 3.1 X 3.5 3.3 X 3.5
Compression Ratio 9.5:1 9.5:1 9.3:1

Fuel Economy

City (mpg) 22 28 26
Highway (mpg) 30 35 32

Exterior Dimensions & Weight

Curb Weight - Automatic (lb.) 2716.1 2581.6 2641.1
Wheelbase (in.) 100.8 99.8 97.6
Length (in.) 177.6 177.5 171.3
Width (in.) 67.7 67.3 67.7
Height (in.) 55.7 55.5 60.8
Track Front (in.) 58.1 58.1 57.1
Track Rear (in.) 57.3 57.3 56.9
Ground Clearance (in.) N/A N/A N/A

Interior Dimensions

Standard Seating 5 5 5
Front Headroom (in.) 39.6 39.9 40.6
Rear Headroom (in.) 37.6 37.0 37.6
Front Legroom (in.) 43.1 41.6 41.4
Rear Legroom (in.) 34.4 33.7 36.0
Front Shoulder Room (in.) 53.8 52.5 53.7
Rear Shoulder Room (in.) 54.2 52.6 52.9
Front Hip Room (in.) 52.1 52.1 48.8
Rear Hip Room (in.) 54.0 52.3 49.7

Payload & Towing

Passenger Volumn (cu. ft.) 94.1 88.5 104.7

Steering, Suspension & Brakes

Front Suspension strut strut strut
Rear Suspension multi-link beam strut
Tires 185/65R14 195/60R15 185/65R14

Anti-Theft & Locks

Power Door Locks N/A N/A N/A

Braking & Traction

4 Wheel Drive / All Wheel Drive front wheel drive front wheel drive front wheel drive
ABS Brakes (2 or 4 Wheel) N/A N/A N/A
Limited Slip Differential or Axle N/A N/A N/A
Vehicle Stability Control System N/A N/A N/A

Entertainment, Communication & Navigation

Radio AM/FM N/A AM/FM
Cassette Player N/A N/A N/A
CD Player Yes N/A Yes
CD Changer N/A N/A N/A
DVD Player N/A N/A N/A
Navigation Aid N/A N/A N/A

Interior

Cruise Control N/A N/A N/A
Tilt Steering N/A Yes Yes
Telescopic Steering Column N/A N/A N/A

Heating, Ventilation & Air Conditioning

Air Conditioning N/A N/A Std.

Safety

Driver Airbag Std. Std. Std.
Front Side Airbag N/A N/A N/A
Passenger Side Airbag Std. Std. Std.
Rear Side Airbag N/A N/A N/A

Seats

Driver Multi-Adjustable Power Seat N/A N/A N/A

Roof

Sunroof / Moonroof N/A N/A N/A

Windows, Mirrors & Wipers

Power Windows N/A N/A Std.

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