Vehicle type Five-door, front-wheel-drive, 5-passenger hatchback
Engine 2.0L turbocharged, direct-injected DOHC all-aluminum 4-cyl.
Power (SAE net) 306 hp @ 6,500 rpm
Torque 295 lb.-ft. (400 Nm) at 2,500-4,500 rpm
Bore x stroke (mm) 86 x 85.9
Compression ratio 9.8:1
Transmission 6-speed manual with adjustable rev matching
Wheelbase 106.3 ins. (2,700 mm)
Overall length 179.4 ins. (4,557 mm)
Overall width 73.9 ins. (1,877 mm)
Overall height 56.5 ins. (1,435 mm)
Curb weight 3,117 lbs. (1,414 kg)
Base price $33,900 (plus $875 destination charges)
Fuel economy 22/28 mpg (10.7-8.4 L/100 km) city/highway
Competition Ford Focus RS, Volkswagen Golf R, Subaru STI
Pros Cons
Turbo-4 is all kinda fun Some might prefer louder exhaust
Interior bold, sassy, stylish Only one flavor for interior
Priced competitively against rivals Why did U.S. have to wait so long?