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2012 Dodge Caliber
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2004 Kia Spectra Hatchback
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Overview

Engine
2.0L Inline-4 Gas
Engine
1.8L Inline-4 Gas
Transmission
N/A
Transmission
5-Speed Manual
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Fuel Economy
City: 24 MPG
Hwy: 32 MPG
Fuel Economy
City: 24 MPG
Hwy: 32 MPG
Fuel Tank Capacity
13.6 gallons
Fuel Tank Capacity
13.2 gallons
Seating Capacity
5 seater
Seating Capacity
5 seater
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down
47.4 ft³
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down
18.6 ft³

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Performance Specs

Engine and Transmission

Engine
2.0L Inline-4 Gas
1.8L Inline-4 Gas
Horsepower
158 hp @ 6400 rpm
124 hp @ 6000 rpm
Torque
141 lb-ft @ 5000 rpm
119 lb-ft @ 4900 rpm
Transmission
N/A
5-Speed Manual
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Front-Wheel Drive

Weight and Towing

Curb Weight
2,940 lbs
2,686 lbs

Fuel and MPG

Fuel Economy

Combined
27 MPG
28 MPG
City
24 MPG
24 MPG
Highway
32 MPG
32 MPG

Emissions

CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
6.7 Tons/yr
N/A
EPA rating
6
N/A

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity
13.6 gallons
13.2 gallons
Cruising Range City
326.4 miles
N/A
Cruising Range Highway
435.2 miles
N/A

Dimensions and Measurement

Exterior Dimensions

Length
173.8 in
178.1 in
Height
60.4 in
56.1 in
Max Width
68.8 in
67.9 in
Front Width
59.8 in
58.1 in
Rear Width
59.8 in
57.3 in
Wheelbase
103.7 in
100.8 in
Ground Clearance
7.7 in
6.1 in

Interior Space

Seating Capacity
5 seater
5 seater
Front Seat Leg Room
41.8 in
43.1 in
Front Seat Headroom
39.8 in
39.6 in
Front Seat Shoulder Room
55.4 in
53.8 in
Front Seat Hip Room
52.2 in
52.1 in
Rear Seat Leg Room
35.7 in
34.4 in
Rear Seat Headroom
38.9 in
36.6 in
Rear Seat Shoulder Room
53.4 in
54.2 in
Rear Seat Hip Room
49.6 in
54 in

Cargo Space

Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Up
18.4 ft³
11.6 ft³
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down
47.4 ft³
18.6 ft³

Wheels and Suspension

Steering

Steering Type
Pwr Rack & Pinion
Pwr Rack & Pinion
Turning Diameter
N/A
32.2 ft

Wheels

Wheels Type
Steel Wheels
Steel Wheels
Front Wheel Size
15" x 6.0"
14" x 5.5"
Rear Wheel Size
15" x 6.0"
14" x 5.5"

Suspension

Front Suspension
MacPherson Strut
Independent
Rear Suspension
Multi-Link
Independent

Tires

Front Tire
P205/70R15
P185/65R14
Rear Tire
P205/70R15
P185/65R14
Spare Tire
Compact
Compact

Colors and Materials

Standard Exterior Colors

N/A
  • Black
  • Classic Red
  • Evergreen
  • Indigo Blue
  • Pewter Gray
  • Ruby Red
  • Silver
  • White

Standard Interior Materials

  • Dark Slate Gray Interior, Premium cloth front bucket seats
  • Dark Slate/Medium Graystone Interior, Premium cloth front bucket seats
N/A

Features and Options

Infotainment

Bluetooth Connection
Optional
Not Available
Satellite Radio
Standard
Not Available
Auxiliary Audio Input
Standard
Not Available
MP3 Player
Standard
Not Available

Interior Trim

Bucket Seats
Standard
Not Available
Cloth Seats
Standard
Not Available
Leather Seats
Standard
Not Available
Premium Synthetic Seats
Standard
Not Available
Vinyl Seats
Standard
Not Available

Comfort

Power Mirror(s)
Standard
Not Available
A/C
Standard
Not Available
Cruise Control
Standard
Not Available
Keyless Entry
Standard
Not Available
Power Driver Seat
Optional
Not Available

Safety

Safety Features

ABS
Standard
Not Available
Tire Pressure Monitor
Standard
Not Available
Brake Assist
Standard
Not Available
Stability Control
Standard
Not Available
Traction Control
Standard
Not Available

US NHTSA crash test result

Overall Rating
N/A
Frontal Barrier Crash Rating
N/A
Side Crash Rating
N/A
Rollover Rating
N/A

Airbags

Driver Air Bag
Standard
Not Available
Front Head Air Bag
Standard
Not Available
Passenger Air Bag
Standard
Not Available
Rear Head Air Bag
Standard
Not Available

Warranty

Warranty Summary

Basic
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
5 Years / 60,000 Miles
Corrosion
5 Years / 100,000 Miles
5 Years / 100,000 Miles
Drivetrain
5 Years / 100,000 Miles
10 Years / 100,000 Miles
Roadside Assistance
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
5 Years / Unlimited Miles