2007 Kia Rondo EX
POWERTRAIN/CHASSIS
Drivetrain layout Front engine, FWD
Engine type 60 V-6, alum block/heads
Valvetrain DOHC, 4 valves/cyl
Displacement 162.1 cu in/2656 cc
Compression ratio 10.4:1
Power (SAE net) 182 hp @ 6000 rpm
Torque (SAE net) 182 lb-ft @ 4000 rpm
Weight to power 20.4 lb/hp
Transmission 5-speed automatic
Axle/final-drive ratios 3.68:1/2.68:1
Suspension, front; rear Struts, coil springs, anti-roll bar; multilink, coil springs, anti-roll bar
Steering ratio 14.2:1 (est)
Turns lock-to-lock 2.8
Brakes, f;r 11.0-in vented disc; 10.8-in disc, ABS
Wheels 6.5 x 17 in, aluminum
Tires 225/50R17 93V M+S Michelin Energy MXV4 S8
DIMENSIONS
Wheelbase 106.3 in
Track, f/r 62.0/61.8 in
Length x width x height 179.0 x 71.7 x 65.0 in
Turning circle 36.1 ft
Curb weight 3705 lb
Weight dist, f/r 59/41%
Seating capacity 7
Headroom, f/m/r 41.3/38.2/31.3 in
Legroom, f/m/r 40.9/39.8/32.4 in
Shoulder room, f/m/r 57.7/56.9/51.2 in
Cargo vol behind, f/m/r 74.4/32.8/6.6 cu ft
TEST DATA
Acceleration to mph
0-30 2.8 sec
0-40 4.6
0-50 6.6
0-60 8.9
0-70 12
0-80 15.6
0-90 19.2
Passing, 45-65 mph 4.8
Quarter mile 16.8 sec @ 83.3 mph
Braking, 60-0 mph 132 ft
Lateral acceleration 0.75 g (avg)
MT figure eight 29.5 sec @ 0.55 g (avg)
Top-gear revs @ 60 mph 2200 rpm
CONSUMER INFO
Stability/traction control Yes/yes
Airbags Dual front, front side, f/r curtain
Basic warranty 5 yrs/60,000 miles
Powertrain warranty 10 yrs/100,000 miles
Roadside assistance 5 yrs/60,000 miles
Fuel capacity 15.8 gal
EPA city/hwy econ 20/26 mpg*
CO2 emissions 0.86 lb/mile*
Recommended fuel Unleaded regular
*Based on 2008 rating