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The Car Guide rating 83%
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The Car Guide rating 79%
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MSRP CA$20,500CA$43,350CA$44,995
Fees CA$1,750CA$1,790CA$1,795
Gas guzzler tax CA$0CA$0CA$0
Monthly payments CA$385/monthCA$816/monthCA$847/month
Awards Best compact car of 2021Best full-size sedan of 2021-
Engine 2,0 l I-43,5 l V63,3 l V6
Power 155 hp @ 6,000 rpm (116 kW)301 hp @ 6,600 rpm (224 kW)365 hp @ 6,000 rpm (272 kW)
Torque 150 lb·ft @ 4,000 rpm (203 N·m)267 lb·ft @ 4,700 rpm (362 N·m)376 lb·ft @ 1,300 – 4,500 rpm (510 N·m)
Induction AtmosphericAtmosphericTurbocharged
Fuel RegularRegularPremium
Transmission 6-speed manual8-speed automatic8-speed automatic
Drivetrain FWDFWDAWD
Vehicle type / Category
Vehicle type SedanSedanHatchback
Category Compact CarFull-size SedanFull-size Sedan

Salamanca, MX

Georgetown, KY, US

Gwangmyeong, KR

Generation 451
Fuel efficiency / Autonomy
City 8.7 L/100km10.9 L/100km13.6 L/100km
Highway 6.4 L/100km7.6 L/100km9.6 L/100km
Combined 7.7 L/100km9.4 L/100km11.8 L/100km

649 km

638 km

508 km

CO₂ emissions 180 g/km220 g/km279 g/km
Sunroof not availablestandardstandard
Heated front seats standardstandardstandard
Heated rear seats not availablenot availablenot available
Heated steering wheel not availablestandardstandard
Ventilated front seats not availableN/Anot available
Massage seats not availableN/AN/A
Head-up display not availablenot availablenot available
Surround-view camera not availableoptionalnot available
Smart key not availablestandardN/A
Blindspot detection standardstandardstandard
Forward collision warning N/Astandardnot available
Autonomous emergency braking N/Astandardnot available
Lane departure warning not availablestandardnot available
Adaptive cruise control not availablestandardnot available
Remote engine start availablenot availableN/A
GPS N/AN/Anot available
Auxiliary audio input standardstandardstandard
Front USB ports N/AN/Astandard
Apple CarPlay compatible standardstandardstandard
Android Auto compatible standardstandardstandard
Sirius XM not availablestandardstandard
Bluetooth audio standardstandardstandard
Wi-Fi hotspot not availablenot availableN/A
Wireless phone charging availablestandardstandard
Premium audio system N/AstandardN/A
Steering / Suspension / Brakes / Tires
Steering rack and pinion with assistrack and pinionrack and pinion, electric assistance
Turning diameter N/A12 mN/A
Front suspension independent, Macpherson strutindependent, Macpherson strutindependent, Macpherson strut
Rear suspension semi-independent, torsion beamindependent, multi-linkindependent, multi-link
Front brakes Disc (ABS)Disc (ABS)Disc (ABS)
Rear brakes Disc (ABS)Disc (ABS)Disc (ABS)
Front tires P205/6516P235/40VR19P225/40R19
Rear tires P205/6516P235/40VR19P255/35R19
Seat belts 555
Dimensions / Weight
Length 4,662 mm (184″)4,976 mm (196″)4,830 mm (190″)
Width 2,028 mm (80″)1,850 mm (73″)1,870 mm (74″)
Height 1,445 mm (57″)1,435 mm (56″)1,400 mm (55″)
Wheelbase 2,726 mm (107″)2,870 mm (113″)2,905 mm (114″)
Front track N/A1,600 mm (63″)N/A
Rear track N/A1,618 mm (64″)N/A
Weight 1,328 kg (2,928 lb)1,650 kg (3,638 lb)1,873 kg (4,129 lb)
Passengers 555
Trunk 374 l (13 cu ft)456 l (16 cu ft)660 l (23 cu ft)
Fuel tank 50 l (11 gal)60 l (13 gal)60 l (13 gal)
Towing capacity not recommendednot recommendednot recommended
Power to weight ratio 87.0 W/kg136.0 W/kg145.3 W/kg
0-100 km/h N/AN/A5.1 s
80-120 km/h N/AN/A3.4 s
Top speed N/AN/A270 km/h (168 mph) (manufacturer)
Braking distance N/AN/A38 m
Base warranty 3 years/unlimited3 years/60,000 km5 years/100,000 km
Powertrain warranty 5 years/unlimited5 years/100,000 km5 years/100,000 km
The Car Guide rating
Fuel economy 7/106/105/10
Reliability 8/109/107/10
Safety 9/109/109/10
Infotainment 7/106/108/10
Driving 9/107/108/10
Overall 8/107/108/10
Average 83%74%79%