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Compare 2006 Cadillac STS vs 2006 Infiniti M45

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Selected Style 4-Door Sedan V6
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Engine

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan V6 18 27 $38,353 $41,020
4-Door Sedan V8 17 26 $44,431 $47,520
45 4-Door Sedan
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
35 4-Door Sedan 18 25 $37,538 $40,840
35 4-Door Sedan AWD 17 24 $39,829 $43,340
35 4-Door Sedan Sport 18 25 $40,105 $43,640
45 4-Door Sedan 17 23 $43,322 $47,150
45 4-Door Sedan Sport 17 23 $45,888 $49,950
Pricing
Invoice Price
$38,353
$43,322
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$41,020
$47,150
Monthly Payment Estimate
$684 / month
$786 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 18 mpg 17 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 18 mpg 17 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Mid-Size Mid-Size
Interior Dimensions
Second Head Room (in) 37.9 37.8
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Second Shoulder Room (in) 57.4 56.9
Front Leg Room (in) 42.6 44.2
Front Hip Room (in) 54.6 55.1
Second Leg Room (in) 38.3 37.3
Front Head Room (in) 38.7 39.6
Passenger Volume (ft³) 116.7 105.2
Second Hip Room (in) 55.6 53.9
Front Shoulder Room (in) 58.6 58.2
Exterior Dimensions
Min Ground Clearance (in) - TBD - 5.1
Length, Overall (in) 196.3 192.6
Height, Overall (in) 57.6 59.4
Track Width, Rear (in) 62.3 60.8
Wheelbase (in) 116.4 114.2
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - 28.0
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 72.6 70.8
Track Width, Front (in) 61.8 60.2
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 13.8 14.9
Brakes
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) - TBD - 12.1 x 0.6
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) - TBD - 12.6 x 1.1
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Brake ABS System 4-wheel Four-Wheel
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 17 20
Steering
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 18.21 16.4
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) - TBD - 36.7
Steering Type Pwr Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3 3.0
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Tires
Front Tire Size P235/50R17 P245/45VR18
Spare Tire Size - TBD - P145/80D17
Front Tire Order Code Q11 NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size P255/45R17 P245/45VR18
Rear Tire Order Code Q11 NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 1000 1000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 100 100
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3960 3948
Wheels
Spare Wheel Size (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in) 17 x 8 18 x 8.0
Front Wheel Material Aluminum Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material - TBD - Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 17 x 7.5 18 x 8.0
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 10.9 10.1 w/0.9 Reserve
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) - TBD - - TBD -
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) NA - TBD -
Engine
Engine Type Gas V6 Gas V8
Fuel System SFI - TBD -
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 252 @ 3200 340 @ 4000
Engine Order Code LY7 NA
Displacement 3.6L/217 4.5L/274
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 255 @ 6500 335 @ 6400
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 27 23
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 18 17
Transmission
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.21 2.37
Trans Order Code M82 NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.42 3.36
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00 1.0
Trans Description Cont. Automatic Automatic
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.42 3.83
Clutch Size (in) NA NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.60 1.52
Trans Type 5 5
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.75 0.83
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive Rear-Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.02 2.61
Summary
Body Style 4 Door Sedan 4 Door Sedan
Vehicle Name Cadillac STS Infiniti M45
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 1.30 - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear Independent Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) NA NA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front Independent Double Wishbone
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 0.67 - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) NA NA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
 
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