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    Compare Pricing 2013 Kia Forte2013 Honda Civic2013 Ford Focus2013 Hyundai Elantra2013 Volkswagen Golf
    MSRP $19,800 $20,015 $19,200 $19,895 $19,995
    Fair Purchase Price $18,867 $18,982 $18,483 $19,417 $18,523
    Invoice Price $18,860 $18,605 $17,904 $19,064 $19,195
    Destination Charge $775 $790 $795 $795 $795
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    Compare Interior 2013 Kia Forte2013 Honda Civic2013 Ford Focus2013 Hyundai Elantra2013 Volkswagen Golf
    air conditioning, front manual automatic manual manual Climatic manual        
    Air filter std std std std std        
    Underseat ducts std NA std std std        
    Auxiliary visors dual NA NA dual NA        
    Cargo concealed storage std NA std NA std        
    Cargo net opt NA opt opt NA        
    Cargo tie downs NA NA std NA std        
    Clock in-dash in-dash in-radio display in-dash in-dash        
    Compass opt NA std NA std        
    Cruise control std std std std std        
    Cupholders front and rear front front and rear front and rear front and rear        
    Gear shift knob trim leather metal-look urethane leather/piano black urethane        
    12V DC power outlet 2 2 2 2 2        
    Overhead console mini with storage NA mini with storage mini with storage mini with storage        
    Floor console full full full full full        
    Floor mats carpeted front and rear carpeted front and rear carpet front carpeted front and rear carpeted front and rear        
    Front windows power power power power power        
    Rear windows power fixed power fixed power        
    1-touch window up NA driver NA driver front and rear        
    1-touch window down driver driver driver driver front and rear        
    programmable garage door opener opt NA NA opt NA        
    Instrumentation digital/analog digital/analog analog digital/analog analog        
    driver information centre NA std std NA std        
    Tachometer std std std std std        
    Trip computer std std std std std        
    Water temp gauge std NA std std std        
    low fuel warning std std std std std        
    service interval warning std std std NA std        
    Exterior temperature display std std std std std        
    lighting - glovebox std NA NA NA std        
    lighting - map lights front front NA front front and rear        
    lighting - dome light regular fade fade fade fade        
    lighting - cargo light std std std std std        
    illuminated vanity mirrors driver and passenger NA driver and passenger driver and passenger NA        
    rear window defogger std std std std std        
    rear view mirror day-night day-night day-night day-night day-night        
    mirrors - visor vanity mirrors driver and passenger driver and passenger driver and passenger driver and passenger driver and passenger        
    fuel door release mechanical mechanical NA mechanical NA        
    remote trunk release mechanical mechanical NA mechanical NA        
    retained accessory power std std std std std        
    Seatback storage pockets 1 1 2 NA 2        
    Tilt-Wheel adjustable steering column std std std std std        
    Steering wheel material leather urethane urethane leather/metal-look urethane        
    air compressor NA NA NA std NA        
    Compare Seats 2013 Kia Forte2013 Honda Civic2013 Ford Focus2013 Hyundai Elantra2013 Volkswagen Golf
    front seat type bucket bucket bucket bucket sport        
    Standard seating 5 passengers 5 passengers 5 passengers 5 passengers 5 passengers        
    front driver seat direction controls 6-way 6-way 6-way 6-way 2-way power        
    front passenger seat direction controls 4-way 4-way 4-way 4-way 2-way power        
    lumbar support NA NA driver NA driver and passenger        
    Front armrests center center sliding center center center        
    Front head restraints adjustable w/tilt adjustable adjustable w/tilt adjustable adjustable        
    Heated front seats driver and front passenger heated-cushion, heated-seatback NA driver and front passenger heated-cushion, heated-seatback driver and front passenger heated-cushion, heated-seatback driver and front passenger heated-cushion, heated-seatback        
    Rear seats 60-40 split-bench 60-40 bench 60-40 bench 60-40 bench 60-40 bench        
    Rear armrest std NA std std with pass-thru        
    rear head restraints 3 - adjustable 3 - adjustable 3 - adjustable 3 - adjustable 3 - adjustable        
    Seat trim cloth cloth cloth leather cloth        
    Compare Entertainment 2013 Kia Forte2013 Honda Civic2013 Ford Focus2013 Hyundai Elantra2013 Volkswagen Golf
    Radio SIRIUS AM/FM/Satellite, seek-scan AM/FM stereo, seek-scan AM/FM/Satellite-prep, seek-scan XM AM/FM/Satellite, seek-scan AM/FM stereo, seek-scan        
    CD player in-dash mounted single in-dash mounted single in-dash mounted single in-dash mounted single in-dash mounted single        
    MP3 capability std std std std std        
    auxiliary input jack std std std std std        
    steering wheel audio controls std std std std opt        
    voice recognition opt opt std opt NA        
    Speakers 6 7 6 6 8        
    Amplifier NA 360W opt 360W NA        
    Speed-Sensitive Volume std std std std std        
    Navigation system yes with voice activation yes with voice activation yes with voice activation yes with voice activation NA        
    1st row LCD screen 1 1 1 1 1        
    Bluetooth Compatibility std std std std opt        
    Compare Safety and Security 2013 Kia Forte2013 Honda Civic2013 Ford Focus2013 Hyundai Elantra2013 Volkswagen Golf
    airbags, frontal driver and front passenger driver and front passenger driver and front passenger driver and front passenger driver and front passenger        
    airbags, side impact seat mounted, driver and passenger SmartVent seat mounted, driver and passenger seat mounted, driver and passenger seat mounted, driver and passenger seat mounted, driver and passenger        
    airbags, side curtain curtain 1st and 2nd row curtain 1st and 2nd row curtain 1st and 2nd row curtain 1st and 2nd row Side Curtain Protection        
    airbags, knee protection NA NA driver NA NA        
    occupancy sensor std std std std std        
    traction control ABS and driveline ABS and driveline ABS and driveline ABS and driveline ABS and driveline        
    height adjustable seatbelts front NA front NA front        
    seatbelt pre-tensioners front front front front front        
    headlights halogen halogen halogen halogen halogen        
    exterior light control fully automatic auto off fully automatic fully automatic NA        
    delay-off headlamps NA std std std NA        
    daytime running lights std std opt std std        
    Illuminated entry std std std std std        
    parking assist opt std opt opt NA        
    remote keyless entry keyfob (all doors) keyfob (all doors) keyfob (all doors) keyfob (all doors) keyfob (all doors)        
    keyless access system opt NA NA opt NA        
    Panic alarm std std std std std        
    door locks power with 2 stage unlock power with 2 stage unlock power with 2 stage unlock power with 2 stage unlock power with 2 stage unlock        
    rear child safety door locks std NA std NA std        
    content theft deterrent alarm system NA std opt std std        
    ignition disable std std SecuriLock std Immobilizer III        
    first aid kit NA NA NA opt opt        
    theft deterrent radio NA std NA NA opt        
    low tire pressure warning std std std std std        
       
    Compare Warranty 2013 Kia Forte2013 Honda Civic2013 Ford Focus2013 Hyundai Elantra2013 Volkswagen Golf
    Warranty Overview basic (60 month/60,000 mileage), powertrain (120 month/100,000 mileage), corrosion perforation (60 month/100,000 mileage), roadside assistance (60 month/60,000 mileage), accessories (60 month/60,000 mileage) basic (36 month/36,000 mileage), powertrain (60 month/60,000 mileage), corrosion perforation (60 month/unlimited mileage), accessories (36 month/36,000 mileage) basic (36 month/36,000 mileage), powertrain (60 month/60,000 mileage), corrosion perforation (60 month/unlimited mileage), roadside assistance (60 month/60,000 mileage) basic (60 month/60,000 mileage), powertrain (120 month/100,000 mileage), corrosion perforation (84 month/unlimited mileage), roadside assistance (60 month/unlimited mileage), accessories (60 month/60,000 mileage) basic (36 month/36,000 mileage), powertrain (60 month/60,000 mileage), corrosion perforation (144 month/unlimited mileage), roadside assistance (36 month/36,000 mileage), maintenance (36 month/36,000 mileage)        
    Warranty - Basic 60 months/60,000 miles 36 months/36,000 miles 36 months/36,000 miles 60 months/60,000 miles 36 months/36,000 miles        
    Warrranty - Powertrain 120 months/100,000 miles 60 months/60,000 miles 60 months/60,000 miles 120 months/100,000 miles 60 months/60,000 miles        
    Warranty - Corrosion perforation 60 months/100,000 miles 60 months/unlimited miles 60 months/unlimited miles 84 months/unlimited miles 144 months/unlimited miles        
    Warranty - Roadside assistance 60 months/60,000 miles NA 60 months/60,000 miles 60 months/unlimited miles 36 months/36,000 miles        
    Warranty - Maintenance NA NA NA NA 36 months/36,000 miles        
    Compare Exterior 2013 Kia Forte2013 Honda Civic2013 Ford Focus2013 Hyundai Elantra2013 Volkswagen Golf
    Antenna integrated roof window grid integrated roof window grid window grid        
    body material fully galvanized steel fully galvanized steel fully galvanized steel fully galvanized steel fully galvanized steel        
    paint clearcoat monotone clearcoat monotone clearcoat monotone clearcoat monotone clearcoat monotone        
    Bodyside mouldings NA NA NA NA black        
    Grille trim black w/chrome surround black with chrome bar black w/chrome surround black        
    fog/driving lights front NA front front NA        
    Door count 4 doors 2 doors 4 doors 2 doors 4 doors        
    rear cargo door liftgate trunk liftgate trunk liftgate        
    Tinted windows light light light light light        
    Rear window type fixed fixed fixed fixed fixed        
    mirrors dual power remote dual power remote dual power remote dual power remote dual power remote        
    heated door mirrors std NA opt std std        
    Sunroof 1st row regular express open/close sliding and tilting glass 1st row regular express open/close sliding and tilting glass 1st row regular express open/close sliding and tilting glass 1st row regular express open/close sliding and tilting glass 1st row regular express open/close sliding and tilting glass        
    spoiler lip NA lip lip lip        
    front tires P215/45HR17.0 BSW AS P205/55HR16.0 BSW AS P215/55HR16.0 BSW AS P215/45HR17.0 BSW AS P195/65HR15.0 BSW AS        
    Wheels 17" silver aluminum 16" machined aluminum 16" painted aluminum 17" machined aluminum 15" steel        
    Spare tire and wheel compact steel compact steel compact steel NA full-size steel        
    windshield wipers - front variable intermittent variable intermittent variable intermittent variable intermittent variable intermittent        
    rear window wipers fixed interval NA fixed interval NA fixed interval        
    mud flaps NA NA opt opt opt        
    Compare Mechanical 2013 Kia Forte2013 Honda Civic2013 Ford Focus2013 Hyundai Elantra2013 Volkswagen Golf
    Engine 2.4L I-4 1.8L I-4 2.0L I-4 1.8L I-4 2.5L I-5        
    engine - valvetrain DOHC SOHC DOHC DOHC DOHC        
    Brakes 4-wheel disc 4-wheel disc front disc/rear drum 4-wheel disc 4-wheel disc        
    anti-lock braking system (ABS) 4-wheel 4-wheel 4-wheel 4-wheel 4-wheel        
    brake assist std std std std std        
    drive type front-wheel front-wheel front-wheel front-wheel front-wheel        
    engine block heater NA NA opt NA NA        
    Exhaust stainless steel stainless steel stainless steel stainless steel stainless steel        
    Steering rack and pinion rack and pinion rack and pinion rack and pinion rack and pinion        
    speed sensitive steering std std NA std std        
    suspension tuning sport regular regular sport regular        
    Front suspension type strut strut strut strut strut        
    Front anti-roll bar std std std std std        
    Front shocks gas-pressurized gas-pressurized gas-pressurized gas-pressurized gas-pressurized        
    Front springs coil coil coil coil coil        
    Rear suspension type torsion beam multi-link short and long arm torsion beam multi-link        
    Rear anti-roll bar NA std std NA std        
    Rear shocks gas-pressurized gas-pressurized gas-pressurized gas-pressurized gas-pressurized        
    Rear springs coil coil coil coil coil        
    electronic stability system std VSA std std std        
    sequential shift control std NA SelectShift SHIFTRONIC Tiptronic        
    Transmission 6-spd auto w/OD 5-spd man w/OD 5-spd man w/OD 6-spd man w/OD 6-spd w/OD        
    Axle ratio 2.89 4.29 3.82 4.33 3.87        
    locking/limited slip differential NA NA std NA NA        
    remote vehicle starting system opt NA opt opt NA        
    Compare Specifications 2013 Kia Forte2013 Honda Civic2013 Ford Focus2013 Hyundai Elantra2013 Volkswagen Golf
    Exterior length 170.9 " 175.5 " 171.6 " 178.7 " 165.4 "        
    Exterior body width 69.9 " 69.0 " 71.8 " 69.9 " 70.3 "        
    Exterior height 57.5 " 55.0 " 57.7 " 56.5 " 58.2 "        
    Engine 2.4L I-4 1.8L I-4 2.0L I-4 1.8L I-4 2.5L I-5        
    Horsepower 173 @ 6,000 rpm 140 @ 6,500 rpm 160 @ 6,500 rpm 148 @ 6,500 rpm 170 @ 5,700 rpm        
    torque 168 @ 4,000 rpm 128 @ 4,300 rpm 146 @ 4,450 rpm 131 @ 4,700 rpm 177 @ 4,250 rpm        
    SAEJ1349 AUG2004 compliant NA std std NA NA        
    Fuel economy - city 23 mpg 28 mpg 26 mpg 28 mpg 24 mpg        
    Fuel economy - highway 32 mpg 36 mpg 36 mpg 38 mpg 31 mpg        
    0-60mph / 0-100kmh (s) 7.7 seconds 8.1 seconds 7.7 seconds 7.9 seconds 8.1 seconds        
    1/4 mile time 16.1 seconds 16.2 seconds 15.9 seconds 16.3 seconds 16.1 seconds        
    1/4 mile speed 87 mph 89 mph 91 mph 86 mph 85 mph        
    lateral acceleration (g) .9 .8 .9 .9 .8        
    slalom speed 62 mph 60 mph 61 mph 61 mph 59 mph        
    Bore-and-Stroke 3.46/3.82 " 3.19/3.44 " 3.44/3.27 " 3.19/3.43 " 3.25/3.65 "        
    Curb weight 2,944 lbs. 2,771 lbs. 2,948 lbs. 2,687 lbs. 3,102 lbs.        
    Gross vehicle weight rating (GVWR) NA NA 3,990 lbs. 3,792 lbs. 4,278 lbs.        
    Payload NA NA 827 lbs. NA 999 lbs.        
    Wheelbase 104.3 " 103.2 " 104.3 " 106.3 " 101.5 "        
    Front track 61.3 " 59.0 " 61.2 " 61.1 " 60.7 "        
    Rear track 61.6 " 59.9 " 60.4 " 61.6 " 59.6 "        
    Turning radius 17.7 '' 17.7 '' 18.0 '' 17.4 '' 17.9 ''        
    Drag coefficient .32 NA NA .28 .32        
    Front legroom 43.3 " 42.2 " 41.9 " 43.6 " 41.2 "        
    Rear legroom 35.0 " 30.8 " 33.2 " 33.3 " 35.5 "        
    Front headroom 40.0 " 37.7 " 38.3 " 39.8 " 39.3 "        
    Rear headroom 38.4 " 34.3 " 37.9 " 37.1 " 38.5 "        
    Front hip room 53.0 " 53.2 " 53.9 " 52.8 " NA        
    Rear hip room 53.3 " 49.0 " 52.7 " 53.1 " NA        
    Front shoulder room 55.7 " 55.1 " 55.6 " 55.9 " 54.7 "        
    Rear shoulder room 54.7 " 52.2 " 53.7 " 54.5 " 52.8 "        
    luggage volume 19.4 cu.ft. 11.7 cu.ft. 23.8 cu.ft. 14.8 cu.ft. 15.2 cu.ft.        
    luggage volume (max) 53.1 cu.ft. 11.7 cu.ft. 44.8 cu.ft. 14.8 cu.ft. 46.0 cu.ft.        
    Passenger volume 98 cu.ft. 83 cu.ft. 91 cu.ft. 95 cu.ft. 93 cu.ft.        
    fuel tank 13.7 gal. 13.2 gal. 12.4 gal. 13.2 gal. 14.5 gal.        
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