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Selected Style 4-Door Sedan 320i RWD
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sports Wagon AWD 328i xDrive 22 33 $38,135 $41,450
4-Door Sedan RWD 320i 24 36 $30,130 $32,750
4-Door Sedan AWD 320i xDrive 23 35 $31,970 $34,750
4-Door Sedan RWD 328i 23 35 $34,315 $37,300
4-Door Sedan RWD SULEV 328i 23 35 $34,315 $37,300
4-Door Sedan AWD 328i xDrive 22 33 $36,155 $39,300
4-Door Sedan AWD SULEV 328i xDrive 22 33 $36,155 $39,300
4-Door Sedan RWD 335i 22 32 $39,930 $43,400
4-Door Sedan AWD 335i xDrive 20 30 $41,770 $45,400
4-Door Sedan ActiveHybrid 3 25 33 $45,910 $49,900
4-Door Sedan RWD 328d 32 45 $35,510 $38,600
4-Door Sedan AWD 328d xDrive 31 43 $37,350 $40,600
4-Door Sports Wagon AWD 328d xDrive 31 43 $39,515 $42,950
4-Door Sedan 328i RWD South Africa 328i 23 35 $34,315 $37,300
4-Door Sedan 335i xDrive AWD South Africa 335i xDrive 20 30 $41,770 $45,400
4-Door Sedan RWD South Africa 320i 24 36 $30,130 $32,750
4-Door Sedan 335i RWD South Africa 335i 22 32 $39,930 $43,400
4-Door Sedan 328i RWD South Africa SULEV 328i 23 35 $34,315 $37,300
4-Door Sedan 328i xDrive AWD South Africa 328i xDrive 22 33 $36,155 $39,300
4-Door Sedan 328i xDrive AWD SULEV South Africa 328i xDrive 22 33 $36,155 $39,300
4-Door Sedan AWD South Africa 320i xDrive 23 35 $31,970 $34,750
4-Door Sedan 2.5L RWD
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan 2.5L RWD 22 33 $31,246 $33,065
4-Door Sedan 2.0L RWD 21 31 $33,164 $35,095
4-Door Sedan 2.0L AWD 20 30 $35,054 $37,095
4-Door Sedan 2.5L RWD Luxury 22 33 $34,869 $37,095
4-Door Sedan 2.0L RWD Luxury 21 31 $36,749 $39,095
4-Door Sedan 2.0L AWD Luxury 20 30 $38,629 $41,095
4-Door Sedan 3.6L RWD Luxury 19 28 $38,629 $41,095
4-Door Sedan 3.6L AWD Luxury 18 26 $40,509 $43,095
4-Door Sedan 2.0L RWD Performance 21 31 $39,358 $42,095
4-Door Sedan 2.0L AWD Performance 20 30 $41,228 $44,095
4-Door Sedan 3.6L RWD Performance 19 28 $41,228 $44,095
4-Door Sedan 3.6L AWD Performance 18 26 $43,098 $46,095
4-Door Sedan 2.0L RWD Premium 21 31 $42,163 $45,095
4-Door Sedan 2.0L AWD Premium 20 30 $43,192 $46,195
4-Door Sedan 3.6L RWD Premium 19 28 $44,033 $47,095
4-Door Sedan 3.6L AWD Premium 18 26 $45,062 $48,195
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TCC's Bottom Line The 2014 BMW 3-Series retains its sporting heritage, but has grown to become a high-tech, spacious, comfortable, and safe range of vehicles. The 2014 Cadillac ATS puts the Germans on notice in handling and performance, while hitting high marks in quality and comfort, too.
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 24 mpg 22 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 24 mpg 22 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Compact Cars Compact
Number of Passenger Doors - 4
Interior Dimensions
Second Shoulder Room (in) 55.1 53.90
Front Head Room (in) 40.3 38.60
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Front Shoulder Room (in) 55.1 55.20
Second Leg Room (in) 35.1 33.50
Front Leg Room (in) 42 42.50
Second Head Room (in) 37.7 36.80
Front Hip Room (in) - 53.00
Second Hip Room (in) - 52.30
Passenger Volume (ft³) - 90.9
Exterior Dimensions
Track Width, Front (in) 60.3 59.50
Length, Overall (in) 182.5 182.80
Height, Overall (in) 56.3 55.90
Track Width, Rear (in) 61.9 60.90
Wheelbase (in) 110.6 109.30
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 71.3 71.10
Liftover Height (in) - - TBD -
Min Ground Clearance (in) - - TBD -
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 13 10.4
Brakes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 12.3 11.80 x 1.02
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.8 12.40 x 0.90
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Brake Type - Pwr
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 15.8 16.0
Steering
Steering Type Rack-Pinion Electric Rack-&-Pinion
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 37.1 36.38
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) - 3.16
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - N/A
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall - 16.8
Tires
Front Tire Order Code NA RA3
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size P225/50VR17 P255/45R17
Rear Tire Order Code NA RA3
Front Tire Size P225/50VR17 P255/45R17
Spare Tire Size NA NA
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3295 3319
Wheels
Rear Wheel Size (in) 17 X 7.5 17 x 8.0
Front Wheel Material Aluminum Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material NA NA
Front Wheel Size (in) 17 X 7.5 17 x 8.0
Spare Wheel Size (in) NA NA
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum Aluminum
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 170 - TBD -
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 900 - TBD -
Engine
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 200 @ 1250 191 @ 4400
Engine Order Code NA LCV
Displacement 2.0 L/122 2.5L/150
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 180 @ 5000 202 @ 6300
Engine Type Intercooled Turbo Premium Unleaded I-4 Gas I4
Fuel System Direct Gasoline Injection Direct Injection
Mileage
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG) 28 26
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 36 33
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 24 22
Transmission
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00 0.67
First Gear Ratio (:1) 4.71 4.06
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.15 3.45
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 2.11 1.55
Trans Type 8 6
Eighth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.67 -
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.29 0.85
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.30 3.20
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 3.14 2.37
Trans Order Code 205 MYA
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) 0.84 -
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.67 1.16
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD Automatic
Clutch Size (in) - NA
Summary
Body Style Sedan Sedan
Vehicle Name BMW 3 Series Cadillac ATS
Suspension
Suspension Type - Rear Multi-Link Five-Link
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) Multi-Link w/Coil Springs
Suspension Type - Front Strut MacPherson Strut
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) Strut w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) - NA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - - TBD -
Emissions
Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year 6.6 (Est) 7.0
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) - NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) - NA
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) - NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) - NA
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) - 7.1
Crash Test Ratings
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Frontal Barrier Crash Rating Driver
Frontal Barrier Crash Rating Passenger
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Side Barrier Rating Driver
Side Barrier Rating Passenger Rear Seat
Side Pole Rating Driver Front Seat
Combined Side Rating Front Seat
Combined Side Rating Rear Seat
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