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Selected Style 325i 4-Door Sedan
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door Coupe 325Ci 20 29 $26,250 $28,990
2-Door Coupe 330Ci 21 30 $31,650 $34,990
2-Door Coupe M3 16 24 $41,020 $45,400
2-Door Convertible 325Ci 20 29 $32,550 $35,990
2-Door Convertible 330Ci 21 30 $38,320 $42,400
2-Door Convertible M3 16 24 $48,220 $53,400
4-Door Sedan 325i 20 29 $24,450 $26,990
4-Door Sedan 330i 21 30 $30,750 $33,990
4-Door Sport Wagon 325i 20 29 $26,620 $29,400
4-Door Sedan Automatic
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan Automatic 17 25 $30,621 $34,400
4-Door Sedan Automatic Celebrate 17 25 $30,621 $34,400
4-Door Sedan Quattro AWD Automatic 17 24 $30,621 $34,400
4-Door Sedan Quattro AWD Automatic Celebrate 17 24 $30,621 $34,400
4-Door Sedan Quattro AWD Automatic 2.7T 17 24 $35,319 $39,500
4-Door Sedan Quattro AWD 6-spd Manual 2.7T 17 24 $35,319 $39,500
4-Door Sedan Quattro AWD Automatic 4.2 17 25 $44,031 $49,400
4-Door Wagon Avant 17 24 $33,427 $37,350
4-Door Wagon Avant Celebrate 17 24 $33,427 $37,350
Pricing
Invoice Price
$24,450
$30,621
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$26,990
$34,400
Monthly Payment Estimate
$450 / month
$573 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 20 mpg 17 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 29 mpg 25 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Compact Midsize Car
Interior Dimensions
Front Hip Room (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Second Leg Room (in) 32.0 37.3
Front Head Room (in) 38.3 39.3
Passenger Volume (ft³) 80.0 98.3
Second Hip Room (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Front Shoulder Room (in) 54.5 56.2
Second Head Room (in) 36.9 37.9
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Second Shoulder Room (in) 45.9 55.7
Front Leg Room (in) 41.7 41.3
Exterior Dimensions
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 69.2 71.3
Track Width, Front (in) 55.4 60.6
Min Ground Clearance (in) - TBD - 4.3
Length, Overall (in) 176.7 192.0
Height, Overall (in) 54.6 57.2
Track Width, Rear (in) 55.9 61.8
Wheelbase (in) 107.3 108.7
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 7.7 17.2
Brakes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.8 x - TBD - 11.34 x .984
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Brake ABS System Four-Wheel Four-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.6 x - TBD - 9.64 x .39
Brake Type Pwr-Assisted Pwr-Assisted
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 16.6 18.5
Steering
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.0 2.8
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 15.4 16.2
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 34.4 38.3
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Tires
Rear Tire Size P205/55HR16 P205/55HR16
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size P205/55HR16 P205/55HR16
Spare Tire Size P205/55HR16 P205/55HR16
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) N/A - TBD -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) N/A - TBD -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) N/A - TBD -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) N/A - TBD -
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3241 3560
Wheels
Front Wheel Material Alloy Alloy
Spare Wheel Material Alloy Alloy
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7.0 16 x 7
Spare Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7.0 16 x 7.0
Rear Wheel Material Alloy Alloy
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7.0 16 x 7
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) - TBD - 6.3
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 120 120
Engine
Displacement 2.5/152 2.8L/169
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 184 @ 6000 200 @ 6000
Engine Type Gas 6-Cyl Gas V6
Fuel System EFI SEFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 175 @ 3500 207 @ 3200
Engine Order Code NA NA
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 29 25
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 20 17
Transmission
Clutch Size (in) - TBD - NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.66 1.41
Trans Type 5 5
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00 0.74
Trans Description Cont. Again NA Electronic
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive Front-Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.85 4.10
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.49 2.00
Trans Order Code NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 2.93 3.09
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.24 1.00
Trans Description Cont. Manual Automatic w/OD,
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 4.21 3.67
Summary
Vehicle Name BMW 3 Series Audi A6
Body Style 4 Door Sedan 4 Door Sedan
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut Four-Link
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Lower Arms w/Stabilizer Bar
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear Multi-Link Torsion-Beam Axle
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Upper Arms w/Trailing Arms
 
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