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2001 Suzuki Esteem Comparisons

GL Sedan

General Pricing

Resale Value $13,199.00 $13,299.00 $13,040.00
Destination $480.00 $495.00 $465.00

Engines & Power

Standard Engine 1.8L I4 2.0L I4 1.9L I4
Horsepower 122 @ 6300 RPM 140 @ 6000 RPM 124 @ 5600 RPM
Torque 117 @ 3500 RPM 133 @ 4800 RPM 122 @ 4800 RPM
Valves 4 4 4
Displacement (cc) 1840 1975 1901
Bore X Stroke (in.) 3.3 X 3.3 3.2 X 3.7 3.2 X 3.5
Compression Ratio 9.8:1 10.3:1 9.5:1

Fuel Economy

City (mpg) 28 24 27
Highway (mpg) 35 33 38

Exterior Dimensions & Weight

Curb Weight - Automatic (lb.) 2226.7 2698.5 2398.6
Wheelbase (in.) 97.6 102.7 102.4
Length (in.) 166.3 177.1 178.1
Width (in.) 66.1 67.7 66.4
Height (in.) 53.9 56.1 55.0
Track Front (in.) 56.7 58.5 56.8
Track Rear (in.) 56.5 58.1 56.0
Ground Clearance (in.) N/A N/A N/A

Interior Dimensions

Standard Seating 5 5 5
Front Headroom (in.) 39.1 39.6 39.3
Rear Headroom (in.) 37.2 38.0 38.0
Front Legroom (in.) 42.3 43.2 42.5
Rear Legroom (in.) 34.1 35.0 32.8
Front Shoulder Room (in.) 51.8 54.7 53.9
Rear Shoulder Room (in.) 52.1 53.5 53.1
Front Hip Room (in.) 50.8 53.0 49.2
Rear Hip Room (in.) 48.2 55.6 50.2

Payload & Towing

Passenger Volumn (cu. ft.) 85.9 94.0 91.0

Steering, Suspension & Brakes

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

Anti-Theft & Locks

Power Door Locks N/A Std. 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 N/A N/A N/A
Cassette Player N/A Yes N/A
CD Player Yes N/A N/A
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 Std. Std. Std.

Safety

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

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