Compare 2003 Kia Spectra specifications by trim levels

Spectra is a 5-seat Sedan from Kia, which first hit the market back in 2000.

With the price tag ranging from $11,695 to $13,965, the Kia Spectra faces the stiff competition with the same-class rivals.

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The Kia Spectra has a maximum towing capacity of 1500 lbs, but double check that this applies to the configuration you want.

The Kia Spectra boasts the average fuel economy anywhere of 32 mpg, depending on the petrol type and engine capacity.

The maximum width and height is 67.90mm x 178.10mm respectively and can vary on the basis of model.

Key Specs of 2003 Kia Spectra

  • Fuel Tank: 13.2 gal

  • Wheelbase: 100.8 in

  • MPG: 24 city/32 hwy

  • 0-60 mph: 9.1 sec

  • Towing capacity: 1500 lbs

  • Curb: 2661 lbs

  • Tires: P185/65HR14.0 BSW AS

  • Cargo: 10.4 cu.ft

  • Passenger capacity: 5

  • Dimensions(LxWxH): from 177.6 x 67.7 x 55.7



2003 Kia Spectra Price, Review, Ratings and Pictures

The Kia Spectra is offered in 4 trim levels. Compare the trim levels to ensure you will have the desired features and will not pay for the unnecessary upgrades

Our comprehensive charts with interior and exterior specs are also designed to give you thorough details about Kia Spectra safety features and entertainment system, technical aspects, and so on.

Compare the Kia Spectra specifications & features by choosing the necessary trim level & year of manufacture.

Specs

    • Main Info

    • Body Style Sedan

    • Doors 4

    • Engine

    • Horsepower 124 hp @ 6000

    • Torque 119 lb-ft.

    • 0-60mph / 0-100kmh 9.1 - 9.2 sec

    • 1/4 mile time 17.1 - 17.2 sec

    • Dimensions

    • Length 177.6 in

    • Width 67.7 in

    • Height 55.7 in

    • Wheelbase 100.8 in

    • Curb Weight 2661 lbs

    • GVWR 3660 lbs

    • Towing capacity 1500 lbs

    • Turning radius 16.1 ft

    • CAPACITY

    • Seats 5

    • Passenger volume 94

    • FUEL

    • Fuel tank 13.2 gal

    • City 24 mpg

    • Combined 28 mpg

    • Highway 32 mpg

    • Highway range 422.4 mi



Specifications

Base 4dr Sedan

LS 4dr Sedan

GS 4dr Liftback

GSX 4dr Liftback

Exterior length
177.60 in 177.60 in 178.10 in 178.10 in
Exterior body width
67.70 in 67.70 in 67.90 in 67.90 in
Exterior height
55.70 in 55.70 in 56.10 in 56.10 in
Horsepower
124 124 124 124
Torque
119 119 119 119
Fuel economy - city
24 mpg 24 mpg 24 mpg 24 mpg
Fuel economy - highway
32 mpg 32 mpg 32 mpg 32 mpg
0-60mph / 0-100kmh (s)
9.10 seconds 9.10 seconds 9.20 seconds 9.20 seconds
1/4 mile time
17.10 seconds 17.10 seconds 17.20 seconds 17.20 seconds
1/4 mile speed
82 mph 82 mph 82 mph 82 mph
Lateral acceleration (g)
0.80 0.80 0.80 0.80
Slalom speed
60 mph 60 mph 59 mph 59 mph
Bore-and-Stroke
3.19/3.43 " 3.19/3.43 " 3.19/3.43 " 3.19/3.43 "
Curb weight
2661.00 lbs 2672.00 lbs 2686.00 lbs 2697.00 lbs
Gross vehicle weight rating (GVWR)
3660.00 lbs 3660.00 lbs 3682.00 lbs 3682.00 lbs
Wheelbase
100.80 in 100.80 in 100.80 in 100.80 in
Front track
58.10 " 58.10 " 58.10 " 58.10 "
Rear track
57.30 " 57.30 " 57.30 " 57.30 "
Turning radius
16.10 16.10 16.10 16.10
Front legroom
43.10 in 43.10 in 43.10 in 43.10 in
Rear legroom
34.40 in 34.40 in 34.40 in 34.40 in
Front headroom
39.60 in 39.60 in 39.60 in 39.60 in
Rear headroom
37.60 in 37.60 in 36.60 in 36.60 in
Front hip room
52.10 in 52.10 in 52.10 in 52.10 in
Rear hip room
54.00 in 54.00 in 54.00 in 54.00 in
Front shoulder room
53.80 in 53.80 in 53.80 in 53.80 in
Rear shoulder room
54.20 in 54.20 in 54.20 in 54.20 in
Luggage volume
10.40 cu.ft. 10.40 cu.ft. 11.60 cu.ft. 11.60 cu.ft.
Luggage volume (max)
10.40 cu.ft. 10.40 cu.ft. 18.60 cu.ft. 18.60 cu.ft.
Passenger volume
94 cu.ft. 94 cu.ft. 93 cu.ft. 93 cu.ft.
Fuel tank
13.20 gal. 13.20 gal. 13.20 gal. 13.20 gal.
Drag coefficient
0.31 0.31 0.31 0.31

Interior Features

Base 4dr Sedan

LS 4dr Sedan

GS 4dr Liftback

GSX 4dr Liftback

12V DC power outlet
1 1 1 1
Seatback storage pockets
1 1 1 1

Exterior Features

Base 4dr Sedan

LS 4dr Sedan

GS 4dr Liftback

GSX 4dr Liftback

Door count
4 doors 4 doors 4 doors 4 doors
Front tires
P185/65HR14.0 BSW AS P185/65HR14.0 BSW AS P185/65HR14.0 BSW AS P185/65HR14.0 BSW AS
Wheels
14" steel 14" steel 14" steel 14" silver alloy

Seats

Base 4dr Sedan

LS 4dr Sedan

GS 4dr Liftback

GSX 4dr Liftback

Standard seating
5 5 5 5

Entertainment System

Base 4dr Sedan

LS 4dr Sedan

GS 4dr Liftback

GSX 4dr Liftback

Speakers
4 6 4 6

Safety and Security Features

Base 4dr Sedan

LS 4dr Sedan

GS 4dr Liftback

GSX 4dr Liftback

Mechanical Features

Base 4dr Sedan

LS 4dr Sedan

GS 4dr Liftback

GSX 4dr Liftback

Axle ratio
4.10 4.10 4.10 4.10

Other Specs

Base 4dr Sedan

LS 4dr Sedan

GS 4dr Liftback

GSX 4dr Liftback

Maximum towing capacity
1500 lbs. 1500 lbs. 1500 lbs. 1500 lbs.