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Selected Style 2-Door Roadster 3.0i
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Body Style

Trim

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door Coupe 3.0si 20 29 $37,170 $40,400
2-Door Coupe M 16 24 $46,090 $50,100
2-Door Roadster 3.0i 20 29 $33,490 $36,400
2-Door Roadster 3.0si 20 29 $39,010 $42,400
2-Door Roadster M 16 24 $47,930 $52,100
4-Door Sedan Automatic
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Body Style

Transmission

Trim

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan Manual 22 30 $24,895 $26,250
4-Door Sedan Manual Aero 18 28 $31,094 $32,800
5-Door Wagon Manual 22 30 $26,076 $27,495
5-Door Wagon Manual Aero 18 28 $31,947 $33,700
2-Door Convertible Manual 20 29 $35,560 $37,495
2-Door Convertible Manual Aero 18 28 $40,858 $43,100
4-Door Sedan Automatic 21 30 $24,895 $26,250
4-Door Sedan Automatic Aero 17 28 $31,094 $32,800
5-Door Wagon Automatic 20 30 $26,076 $27,495
5-Door Wagon Automatic Aero 17 28 $31,947 $33,700
2-Door Convertible Automatic 20 30 $35,560 $37,495
2-Door Convertible Automatic Aero 17 28 $40,858 $43,100
Pricing
Invoice Price
$33,490
$24,895
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$36,400
$26,250
Monthly Payment Estimate
$607 / month
$438 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 20 mpg 21 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 29 mpg 30 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Two-Seater Compact
Interior Dimensions
Front Head Room (in) 37.3 38.9
Passenger Volume (ft³) 47.6 93.4
Front Shoulder Room (in) 52.5 56.3
Passenger Capacity 2 5
Front Leg Room (in) 42.0 42.3
Front Hip Room (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Second Leg Room (in) - 35.1
Second Hip Room (in) - - TBD -
Second Head Room (in) - 37.0
Second Shoulder Room (in) - 55.1
Exterior Dimensions
Length, Overall (in) 161.1 182.5
Height, Overall (in) 51.1 56.8
Track Width, Rear (in) 60.0 59.3
Wheelbase (in) 98.2 105.3
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 70.1 69.0
Track Width, Front (in) 58.0 59.9
Min Ground Clearance (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 8.5-9.2 15.0
Brakes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.8 x - TBD - 11.1 x - TBD -
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) 11.6 x - TBD - 10.9 x - TBD -
Brake Type Pwr-Assisted Pwr
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 14.5 16.4
Steering
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 14.2 16
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 32.2 35.4
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.0 2.97
Tires
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size P225/45R17 215/55HR16
Spare Tire Size NA - TBD -
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size P225/45R17 215/55HR16
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA - TBD -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA - TBD -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3020 3285
Wheels
Spare Wheel Material NA - TBD -
Front Wheel Size (in) 17 x 8.0 16 x 6.5
Spare Wheel Size (in) NA - TBD -
Rear Wheel Material Alloy Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in) 17 x 8.0 16 x 6.5
Front Wheel Material Alloy Aluminum
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) - TBD - - TBD -
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 120 140
Engine
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 215 @ 6250 210 @ 5500
Engine Type Gas I6 Gas 4-Cyl
Fuel System - TBD - MPFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 185 @ 2750 221 @ 2500
Engine Order Code NA NA
Displacement 3.0L/183 2.0L/121
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 20 21
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 29 30
Transmission
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00 1.00
Trans Description Cont. Again NA Sentronic
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.94 3.39
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.46 2.98
Trans Order Code NA AUT
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.38 2.44
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.23 1.32
Trans Description Cont. Manual Automatic
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.85 NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 4.32 4.56
Clutch Size (in) - TBD - NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.66 1.95
Trans Type 6 5
Summary
Vehicle Name BMW Z4 Saab 9-3
Body Style 2 Door Roadster 4 Door Sedan
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) - TBD - NA
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) NA NA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD - NA
Suspension Type - Rear Central Link 4-Link
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) NA NA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front Strut Type MacPherson
 
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