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The Car Guide rating

85

The Car Guide rating

72
Price
Base price $39,500 (CAD) $37,795 (CAD)
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Monthly payments $745/month (?) $713/month (?)
Engine
Type V6 3.5 litres V6 3.3 litres
Power 268 hp @ 6,200 rpm (200 kW) 293 hp @ 6,400 rpm (218 kW)
Torque 248 lb·ft @ 4,700 rpm (336 N·m) 255 lb·ft @ 5,200 rpm (346 N·m)
Induction Atmospheric Atmospheric
Power to weight ratio N/A N/A
Bore 94 mm 92 mm
Stroke 83 mm 84 mm
Fuel type Regular Regular
CO₂ emissions 4,410 kg/year 4,360 kg/year
Ohter engines none none
Transmission 6-speed automatic 6-speed automatic
Drivetrain FWD FWD
Vehicle type / Category
Vehicle type Sedan Sedan
Category Sedans / Coupes under $50,000 Full Size Cars
Assembly Kyushu, Japon Hwasung, Corée du sud
Generation 6 1
What's new New model N/A
Fuel efficiency / Autonomy
City 11.2 l/100km 11.2 l/100km
Highway 7.6 l/100km 7.4 l/100km
Autonomy 580 km 625 km
Tires / Suspension / Brakes / Safety
Steering rack and pinion, electrical variable assist rack and pinion, electric assistance
Traction control yes yes
Stability control yes yes
Seat belts 5 5
Airbags 10 8
Front suspension independent, Macpherson strut independent, Macpherson strut
Rear suspension independent, Macpherson strut independent, multi-link
Front brakes disc (ABS) disc (ABS)
Rear brakes disc (ABS) disc (ABS)
Front tires P215/55R17 P245/45R18
Rear tires P215/55R17 P245/45R18
Dimensions / Weight
Length 4,895 mm (193″) 4,970 mm (196″)
Width 1,821 mm (72″) 1,850 mm (73″)
Height 1,450 mm (57″) 1,475 mm (58″)
Wheelbase 2,819 mm (111″) 2,845 mm (112″)
Front track 1,590 mm (63″) 1,601 mm (63″)
Rear track 1,575 mm (62″) 1,600 mm (63″)
Weight 1,613 kg (3,556 lbs) 1,500 kg (3,307 lbs)
Weight distribution front-rear 61% - 39% N/A
Capacities
Fuel tank 65 l (17 gal) 70 l (18 gal)
Trunk 433 l (15 ft³) 451 l (16 ft³)
Towing N/A N/A
Box length N/A N/A
Performance
0-100 km/h 7.1 s N/A
80-120 km/h N/A N/A
Top speed 209 km/h N/A
Braking distance N/A N/A
Warranty
Base warranty 4 years / 80,000 km 5 years / 100,000 km
Powetrain warranty 6 years / 110,000 km 5 years / 100,000 km
Insurance
Insurability rating 3 Average N/A
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Competition
Competitive models
Guide de l'Auto ratings
Driving
7.0/10
6.0/10
Safety
9.0/10
8.0/10
Interior
8.0/10
8.0/10
Reliability
9.0/10
7.0/10
Winter driving
9.0/10
6.0/10
Comfort
9.0/10
8.0/10
Overall 85% 72%

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