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Selected Style 4-Door Sedan Custom
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Body Style

Trim

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan Custom 20 29 $24,453 $26,725
4-Door Sedan Limited 20 29 $29,632 $32,385
4-Door Base Sedan
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Trim

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan Base 21 32 $20,450 $22,350
4-Door Sedan LS 20 30 $23,295 $25,460
4-Door Sedan SS Supercharged 19 28 $26,127 $28,555
Pricing
Invoice Price
$24,453
$20,450
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$26,725
$22,350
Monthly Payment Estimate
$445 / month
$373 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 20 mpg 21 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 29 mpg 32 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Large Car Large
Interior Dimensions
Second Hip Room (in) 56.6 55.7
Front Shoulder Room (in) 59.1 59.0
Second Head Room (in) 37.8 36.8
Passenger Capacity 6 6
Second Shoulder Room (in) 58.7 58.9
Front Leg Room (in) 42.4 42.2
Front Hip Room (in) 56.1 56.5
Second Leg Room (in) 39.9 38.4
Front Head Room (in) 38.8 39.2
Passenger Volume (ft³) 107.6 104.5
Exterior Dimensions
Track Width, Front (in) 62.3 62.0
Min Ground Clearance (in) 5.4 - TBD -
Length, Overall (in) 200.0 200.0
Height, Overall (in) 57.0 57.3
Track Width, Rear (in) 62.3 61.1
Wheelbase (in) 112.2 110.5
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 73.5 73.0
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 18.0 18.6
Brakes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.9 x 1.26 11.93 x 1.26
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel NA
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.9 x 0.43 10.9 x 0.43
Brake Type Pwr Pwr
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 18 17.0
Steering
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 17 15.2
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 40.7 38.0
Steering Type Pwr rack & pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.97 2.74
Tires
Rear Tire Order Code QPK QUF
Front Tire Size P215/70R15 P225/60R16
Spare Tire Size Compact Compact
Front Tire Order Code QPK QUF
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size P215/70R15 P225/60R16
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) - TBD - NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 1000 1000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) - TBD - NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 100 100
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3567 3389
Wheels
Spare Wheel Material Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6 16 x - TBD -
Spare Wheel Size (in) Compact - TBD -
Rear Wheel Material Steel Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6 16 x - TBD -
Front Wheel Material Steel Steel
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 10 11.7
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - 600
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) - TBD - 102
Engine
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 205 @ 5200 180 @ 5200
Engine Type Gas V6 Gas V6
Fuel System SFI SFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 230 @ 4000 205 @ 4000
Engine Order Code L36 LA1
Displacement 3.8L/231 3.4L/204
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 20 21
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 29 32
Transmission
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.385 2.39
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.568 1.57
Trans Order Code MX0 MX0
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 2.83 2.86
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.705 0.71
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD Automatic w/OD
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 2.921 2.92
Clutch Size (in) NA NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.000 1.00
Trans Type 4 4
Summary
Vehicle Name Buick LeSabre Chevrolet Impala
Body Style 4 Dr Sedan Custom 4 Door Sedan
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD - 1.26
Suspension Type - Rear Independent MacPherson Strut
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/level control w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front Independent MacPherson Strut
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) NA 0.55
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/level control w/Coil Springs
 
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