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Selected Style 4-Door Sedan 4-Door Sedan 3.2L Automatic
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan 3.2L Automatic 20 28 $29,754 $32,650
4-Door Sedan 3.2L Automatic w/Navigation 20 28 $31,575 $34,650
4-Door Sedan 3.2L Manual 20 30 $29,754 $32,650
4-Door Sedan 3.2L Manual w/Navigation 20 30 $31,575 $34,650
4-Door Sedan 3.2L Manual HP Tires 20 30 $29,936 $32,850
4-Door Sedan 3.2L Manual HP Tires w/Navi 20 30 $31,757 $34,850
Pricing
Invoice Price
$28,351
$29,754
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$30,650
$32,650
Monthly Payment Estimate
$511 / month
$544 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 19 mpg 20 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 26 mpg 28 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Mid-Size Mid-Size
Interior Dimensions
Front Hip Room (in) 53.4 55.6
Second Leg Room (in) 36.2 34.9
Front Head Room (in) 38.9 38.7
Passenger Volume (ft³) 98 97.9
Second Hip Room (in) 53.8 53.8
Front Shoulder Room (in) 56.6 58.3
Second Head Room (in) 36.9 37.2
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Second Shoulder Room (in) 56.2 55.7
Front Leg Room (in) 42.4 42.8
Exterior Dimensions
Track Width, Rear (in) 60.0 62.0
Wheelbase (in) 113.4 107.9
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 70.6 72.2
Track Width, Front (in) 60.3 62.1
Min Ground Clearance (in) - TBD - 5.8
Length, Overall (in) 190.1 186.2
Height, Overall (in) 56.7 56.7
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 12.5 12.5
Brakes
Brake Type Pwr Pwr
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.9 x 1.3 11.4 x 1.1
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) 11.7 x 1.0 11.1 x 0.35
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 17 17.0
Steering
Steering Type Pwr Variable Pwr
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.37 2.77
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall - TBD - 15.4
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 35.5 39.7
Tires
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size P225/55HR16 P235/45WR17
Rear Tire Order Code QWJ NA
Front Tire Size P225/55HR16 P235/45WR17
Spare Tire Size - TBD - - TBD -
Front Tire Order Code QWJ NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 100 - TBD -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA - TBD -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 1000 - TBD -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA - TBD -
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3509 3575
Wheels
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7 17" x 8"
Front Wheel Material Aluminum Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material - TBD - - TBD -
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7 17" x 8"
Spare Wheel Size (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum Aluminum
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 10.4 8.6
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) - TBD - 130
Engine
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 220 @ 3400 238 @ 5000
Engine Order Code LA3 NA
Displacement 3.2L/194 3.2L/196
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 220 @ 6000 270 @ 6200
Engine Type Gas V6 Gas V6
Fuel System SFI PGM-FI
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 26 28
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 19 20
Transmission
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.57 2.563
Clutch Size (in) - TBD - NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.34 1.021
Trans Type 5 5
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.82 0.480
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Trans Description Cont. Again Getrag NA
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive Front-Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.21 1.846
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.04 1.552
Trans Order Code M35 NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.21 4.428
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00 0.666
Trans Description Cont. Manual Automatic w/OD
Summary
Vehicle Name Cadillac CTS Acura TL
Body Style 4 Door Sedan 4 Door Sedan
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front Independent Double-Wishbone
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) - TBD - 0.67
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) NA w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD - 1.00
Suspension Type - Rear Independent Double-Wishbone
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) NA w/Coil Springs
 
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