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SPORTS / PERFORMANCE (under $50k): 2008


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ENTRY
Overall Score
Overall score is based on subjective
and objective ratings below, adjusted
for the relative importance of each
parameter and for vehicle price.
Price as Tested
 
Styling/Appearance:
   Exterior
   Interior
Quality
Occupant Environment:
   Driver Position & Ergonomics
   Visibility
   Roominess/Comfort/Access
   Conv/Entmnt Features
Noise/Vibration/Harshness
Performance:
   Throttle Response
   Engine Smoothness/Refinement
   Transmission/Drivetrain
Vehicle Dynamics:
   Ride Comfort
   Steering
   Handling
   Braking Feel & Effectiveness
Subjective Value
 
AVG (0-100Km/h)
AVG (80-120Km/h)
ACCEL. SCORE
AVG (100-0Km/h)
BRAKING SCORE
INTERIOR
INTERIOR SCORE
CARGO
CARGO SCORE
FUEL (City & Hwy) L/100km
FUEL SCORE
EMISSIONS SCORE
SAFETY FEATURES SCORE
Dodge Caliber SRT4 
641.0 
 
 
 
 
$28,877 
 
 
7.2 
6.9 
6.9 
 
7.6 
7.5 
7.7 
7.4 
6.6 
 
8.1 
7.2 
7.4 
 
7.2 
7.5 
7.3 
7.7 
7.6 
 
6.3 s 
4.0 s 
8.8 
40.8 m 
6.4 
 
6.9 
525 
7.2 
9.3 
6.9 
7.0 
2.6 
Honda Accord EX-L V6 6MT Coupe 
673.6 
3 
 
 
 
$36,458 
 
 
8.0 
8.0 
8.4 
 
8.2 
7.6 
7.4 
7.7 
8.1 
 
8.4 
8.5 
8.3 
 
8.1 
7.9 
7.8 
7.8 
8.0 
 
6.6 s 
4.1 s 
8.5 
42.3 m 
5.2 
 
7.2 
338 
5.3 
10.4 
6.3 
7.0 
5.1 
MINI Cooper S 
691.5 
1 
 
 
 
$35,406 
 
 
8.4 
8.1 
8.1 
 
7.8 
8.1 
7.0 
7.3 
7.5 
 
8.4 
8.1 
8.4 
 
7.4 
8.6 
8.7 
8.4 
8.1 
 
7.1 s 
4.5 s 
8.3 
37.7 m 
8.2 
 
5.8 
170 
2.8 
6.8 
7.5 
7.0 
4.2 
Nissan Altima Coupe 
655.5 
 
 
 
 
$39,698 
 
 
7.9 
7.9 
8.0 
 
7.8 
7.5 
7.3 
7.8 
7.9 
 
8.0 
8.2 
8.0 
 
8.0 
7.8 
7.7 
7.8 
7.5 
 
6.5 s 
4.8 s 
8.4 
42.0 m 
5.8 
 
6.5 
209 
3.6 
9.2 
6.2 
7.0 
5.1 
Subaru WRX 
683.4 
2 
 
 
 
$32,995 
 
 
7.4 
7.6 
7.9 
 
8.1 
7.9 
7.8 
7.4 
7.6 
 
8.4 
8.1 
8.2 
 
8.0 
8.1 
8.2 
8.1 
8.2 
 
6.1 s 
5.0 s 
8.6 
39.8 m 
7.0 
 
7.1 
320 
5.1 
9.8 
5.9 
7.0 
5.9 
Volvo C30 
670.0 
 
 
 
 
$36,095 
 
 
8.4 
8.2 
8.3 
 
8.1 
8.1 
7.3 
7.5 
8.0 
 
7.9 
8.0 
7.9 
 
8.1 
7.9 
7.7 
7.4 
7.7 
 
6.9 s 
5.4 s 
8.3 
42.4 m 
5.2 
 
6.2 
433 
6.4 
9.0 
6.2 
7.5 
5.1 

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