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Selected Style 4-Door Sedan w/Cloth
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan w/Cloth 18 24 $28,800 $29,995
4-Door Sedan w/Leather 18 24 $31,244 $33,610
4-Door Sedan Manual
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan Manual Turbo T5 19 25 $31,060 $34,010
4-Door Sedan Automatic HT/LR Turbo GLT 19 27 $30,040 $32,440
4-Door Sedan Automatic Turbo T5 18 25 $32,035 $34,985
4-Door Sedan Manual 20 29 $24,785 $26,985
4-Door Sedan Automatic 20 28 $25,760 $27,960
4-Door Sedan Manual GT 20 29 $27,240 $29,540
4-Door Sedan Automatic GT 20 28 $28,215 $30,515
Pricing
Invoice Price
$28,800
$24,785
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$29,995
$26,985
Monthly Payment Estimate
$500 / month
$450 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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TCC Rating
Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 18 mpg 20 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 24 mpg 29 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Mid-Size Midsize
Interior Dimensions
Second Leg Room (in) 37.5 35.2
Passenger Volume (ft³) 98.2 96.8
Front Head Room (in) 38.7 39.1
Second Hip Room (in) 55.2 55.2
Front Shoulder Room (in) 54.6 57.1
Second Head Room (in) 38.4 37.8
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Second Shoulder Room (in) 55.9 56.3
Front Leg Room (in) 42.2 41.4
Front Hip Room (in) 54.9 55.2
Exterior Dimensions
Track Width, Front (in) 59.3 59.8
Min Ground Clearance (in) 5.0 5.5
Length, Overall (in) 194.0 185.9
Height, Overall (in) 56.4 55.7
Track Width, Rear (in) 59.8 57.8
Wheelbase (in) 107.5 104.9
Liftover Height (in) 26.7 - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 70.3 69.3
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 14.5 15.1
Brakes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.7 x 1.1 11.0" x - TBD -
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Brake ABS System Yes 4-wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.3 x 0.47 11.5" x - TBD -
Brake Type Power Pwr
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 18.0 18.5
Steering
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) 36.3 NA
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 14.8 16.8
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 33.5 33.5
Steering Type Speed-Sensitive Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.0 3.2
Tires
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size P225/55HR16 P195/60R15
Spare Tire Size T205/65R15 Compact
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size P225/55HR16 P195/60R15
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 100 N/A
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) - TBD - - TBD -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 1000 N/A
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) - TBD - 3300
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3770 3152
Wheels
Spare Wheel Material Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7.0 15" x 6.5"
Spare Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6.5 Compact
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7.0 15" x 6.5"
Front Wheel Material Aluminum Steel
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 10.6 7.6
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - 520
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 120 80
Engine
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 200 @ 6000 168 @ 6100
Engine Type Gas V6 Gas I5
Fuel System EFI EFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 192 @ 3600 162 @ 4700
Engine Order Code NA NA
Displacement 3.0L/181 2.4L/148.6
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 18 20
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 24 29
Transmission
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) NA 0.70
Trans Description Cont. Again Electronic NA
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.00 2.99
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.62 1.77
Trans Order Code NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.90 4.00
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.72 0.87
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD, Manual w/OD
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 2.86 3.07
Clutch Size (in) N/A - TBD -
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00 1.19
Trans Type 4 5
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) - NA
Summary
Vehicle Name Cadillac Catera Volvo S70
Body Style 4 Door Sedan 4dr Sdn
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 0.59 0.77
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 32 - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 1.02 0.79
Suspension Type - Rear Multi-link Delta Link
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 30 - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson strut MacPherson Struts
 
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