Under the Hood

The base LX engine is a 110-hp, 2.0-liter four-cylinder. The SE, ZX3 and ZX5 are equipped with a 130-hp, 2.0-liter four-cylinder. A 145-hp four-cylinder goes into the ZTS and is optional in other models. The SVT Focus uses a 170-hp engine. All engines team with a standard five-speed-manual or optional four-speed-automatic transmission except the SVT Focus, which uses a six-speed-manual transmission.

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    Auxiliary heater
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