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Selected Style 4-Door Sedan 2.8L
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan 2.8L 17 27 $27,367 $29,270
4-Door Sedan 3.6L 17 26 $29,891 $31,970
4-Door Sedan 2.3T
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan 2.3T 21 29 $31,884 $34,100
4-Door Wagon 2.3T 21 29 $32,819 $35,100
4-Door Sedan 2.3T Sport 21 29 $32,869 $35,195
4-Door Wagon 2.3T Sport 21 29 $33,804 $36,195
Pricing
Invoice Price
$27,367
$31,884
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$29,270
$34,100
Monthly Payment Estimate
$488 / month
$568 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 17 mpg 21 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 27 mpg 29 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Mid-Size Mid-Size
Interior Dimensions
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Second Shoulder Room (in) 56.2 56.5
Front Leg Room (in) 42.4 42.4
Front Hip Room (in) 53.4 - TBD -
Second Leg Room (in) 36.2 36.6
Front Head Room (in) 38.9 37.1
Passenger Volume (ft³) 98 96.2
Second Hip Room (in) 53.8 - TBD -
Front Shoulder Room (in) 56.6 56.9
Second Head Room (in) 36.9 37.0
Exterior Dimensions
Height, Overall (in) 56.7 57.2
Track Width, Rear (in) 60.0 59.9
Wheelbase (in) 113.4 106.4
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 70.6 70.5
Track Width, Front (in) 60.3 59.9
Min Ground Clearance (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Length, Overall (in) 190.1 190.4
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 12.5 15.9
Brakes
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.7 x 1.0 11.26 x - TBD -
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 12.05 x - TBD -
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Brake ABS System Yes 4-wheel
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 17 18.5
Steering
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 35.5 37.1
Steering Type Pwr Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.37 2.9
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall - TBD - 15.9
Tires
Spare Tire Size - TBD - - TBD -
Front Tire Order Code QWJ NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size P225/55HR16 235/45VR17
Rear Tire Order Code QWJ NA
Front Tire Size P225/55HR16 235/45VR17
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA - TBD -
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 -
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3509 3470
Wheels
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum Alloy
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 8 17 x 7.5
Front Wheel Material Aluminum Alloy
Spare Wheel Material - TBD - - TBD -
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 8 17 x 7.5
Spare Wheel Size (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 11.7 - TBD -
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) - TBD - 140
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - - TBD -
Engine
Fuel System SFI Turbo Charged MFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 194 @ 3300 258 @ 1900-4000
Engine Order Code LP1 NA
Displacement 2.8L/170 2.3L/140
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 210 @ 6500 260 @ 5300
Engine Type Gas V6 Gas 4-Cyl
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 27 29
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 17 21
Transmission
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.42 4.05
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.15 0.89
Trans Description Cont. Manual Manual
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.79 NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 4.15 3.38
Clutch Size (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.53 1.18
Trans Type 6 5
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00 0.66
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA -
Trans Description Cont. Again Aisin NA
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.67 3.17
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.33 1.76
Trans Order Code MV1 MAN
Summary
Body Style 4 Door Sedan 4 Door Sedan
Vehicle Name Cadillac CTS Saab 9-5
Suspension
Suspension Type - Rear Independent Multilink
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) NA w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front Independent MacPherson Strut
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) NA w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD - - TBD -
 
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