Fast Facts: 2003 Honda Accord EX

Honda's Accord has a long history as one of the America's best-selling vehicles while presenting top environmental credentials. The Accord was the first production vehicle certified as an Ultra Low Emission Vehicle (ULEV) and Super Ultra Low Emission Vehicle (SULEV). The 2003 Accord continues the legacy by being one of the first vehicles to achieve Partial Zero Emissions Vehicle (PZEV) status. The Accord PZEV will also be available in certain northeastern states for the 2004 models year. The 2003 Accord was completely redesigned with more powerful 4- and 6-cylinder engines, upgraded interiors and added features, including anti-lock brakes on all models, while still delivering higher fuel economy and reduced emissions.

SPECIFICATIONS .
ENGINE .
Engine Type Aluminum Alloy In-Line 4
Displacement (liters / cc) 2.4 / 2354
Horsepower @ rpm (SAE net) 160 @ 5500
Torque (lb.-ft. @ rpm) 161 @ 4500
Valve Train DOHC 16-Valve i-VTEC
Fuel System Multi-Point Fuel Injection
Ignition System Electronic w/ Immobilizer
Emissions Ratings (CA / Federal) LEVII SULEV (AT) / LEV (MT)
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POWERTRAIN .
Type Front-Wheel Drive
Transmission 5-Speed Automatic, Manual 5-Speed
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CHASSIS .
Body Type Unit Body
Suspension 4-Wheel Double Wishbone / Multi-Link
Stabilizer Bar (mm, front / rear) 25.4 / 14.0
Steering Variable Assist, Power Rack-and-Pinion
Brakes 4-Wheel Disc w/ Anti-Lock Braking System
Wheels 16" Alloy
Tires P205/60 R16
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EXTERIOR DIMENSIONS .
Wheelbase (in.) 107.9
Length (in.) 189.5
Height (in.) 57.1
Width (in.) 71.5
Track (in., front / rear) 61.1 / 61.2
Curb Weight (lbs., MT / AT) 3109 / 3166
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating (lbs.) 4125
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INTERIOR DIMENSIONS .
Cargo Volume (cu. ft.) 14.0
Passenger Volume (cu. ft.) 97.7
Seating Capacity 5
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EPA MILEAGE ESTIMATES / FUEL CAPACITY .
5-Speed Manual (City / Highway) 26 / 34
5-Speed Automatic (City / Highway) 24 / 33
Fuel (gal.) 17.1
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MANUFACTURER'S SUGGESTED RETAIL PRICE (MSRP) .
5-Speed Manual $21,600
4-Speed Automatic $22,400
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