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Selected Style Ext 111" WB RWD
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
Ext 111" WB RWD 16 20 $21,439 $23,690
Ext 111" WB AWD 14 17 $23,249 $25,690
4-Door LX-SV
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Trim

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door LX-SV 18 24 $19,930 $21,560
4-Door LX 18 24 $21,096 $22,825
4-Door ES 18 24 $24,232 $26,225
Pricing
Invoice Price
$21,439
$19,930
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$23,690
$21,560
Monthly Payment Estimate
$395 / month
$359 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 16 mpg 18 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 20 mpg 24 mpg
Vehicle
Rear Door Type Panel -
EPA Classification - 2WD Minivans
Interior Dimensions
Front Head Room (in) 39.2 41.0
Passenger Capacity 8 7
Second Hip Room (in) 50.9 62.6
Front Shoulder Room (in) 64.0 59.8
Third Leg Room (in) 38.5 35.6
Second Head Room (in) 37.9 39.3
Third Hip Room (in) 57.1 46.9
Second Shoulder Room (in) 67.1 60.8
Front Leg Room (in) 41.6 40.8
Third Head Room (in) 38.7 38.0
Front Hip Room (in) 65.0 54.6
Third Shoulder Room (in) 67.1 58.1
Second Leg Room (in) 36.5 37.0
Passenger Volume (ft³) - 134.7
Exterior Dimensions
Step Up Height - Front (in) 19.5 -
Rear Door Opening Height (in) 42.0 - TBD -
Overhang, Rear w/bumper (in) 46.0 -
Wheelbase (in) 111.2 111.8
Ground Clearance, Front (in) 6.8 -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 77.5 72.1
Side Door Opening Width (in) 34.5 -
Overhang, Front (in) 32.5 -
Step Up Height - Side (in) 21.5 -
Rear Door Opening Width (in) 57.2 - TBD -
Ground to Top of Load Floor (in) 26.0 -
Length, Overall w/rear bumper (in) 189.8 -
Side Door Opening Height (in) 46.8 -
Ground Clearance, Rear (in) 7.4 -
Height, Overall (in) 75.0 68.7
Track Width, Front (in) - 60.63
Min Ground Clearance (in) - 5.3
Length, Overall (in) - 187.75
Liftover Height (in) - - TBD -
Track Width, Rear (in) - 60.8
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in) 28.4 - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³) 41.3 17.2
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Console (in) 126.0 -
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) 47.2 - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in) 61.7 - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³) 104.4 54.6
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 4 (in) NA -
Cargo Volume to Seat 4 (ft³) NA -
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) 51.6 - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in) 98.6 - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³) 170.4 127.0
Brakes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA 10.0 x 1.96
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 12.0 x 11.14 10.8 x 1.1
Brake Type Pwr Pwr
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA Yes
Brake ABS System (Second Line) NA -
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes NA
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 12.8 x 0.79 NA
Brake ABS System 4-wheel 4-Wheel
Fuel Tank
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) NA -
Aux Fuel Tank Location NA -
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 27 19.8
Fuel Tank Location Front of rear axle -
Steering
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 40.5 37.4
Steering Type Pwr Pwr rack & pinion
Steering Ratio (:1), At Lock 13 -
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) 44.2 - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), On Center 16 -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall - 19.0
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) - 3.3
Tires
Rear Tire Size P215/70R16 P205/65R15
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Spare - TBD - -
Front Tire Capacity (lbs) - TBD - -
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Capacity (lbs) - TBD - -
Front Tire Size P215/70R16 P205/65R15
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Rear - TBD - -
Spare Tire Size - TBD - T135/90D15
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Capacity (lbs) - TBD - -
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Front - TBD - -
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA - TBD -
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 4900 2000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA - TBD -
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 500 200
Weight Information
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Rear (lbs) 3100 -
Curb Weight - Rear (lbs) 1562 -
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Front (lbs) 2800 -
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 9500 -
Curb Weight - Front (lbs) 2066 -
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap (lbs) 5900 -
Base Curb Weight (lbs) - 3794
Wheels
Rear Wheel Material Steel Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16.0 x 6.5 15 X 6
Front Wheel Material Steel Steel
Spare Wheel Material Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 16.0 x 6.5 15 x 6
Spare Wheel Size (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 14.3 10.0
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 600 356
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 105 110
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (2nd) NA -
Maximum Alternator Watts 1200 -
Engine
Displacement 4.3L/262 3.0L/181
Engine Oil Cooler Yes -
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 190 @ 4400 200 @ 6200
Engine Type Gas V6 Gas V6
Fuel System MFI MPFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 250 @ 2800 200 @ 3000
Engine Order Code LU3 NA
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 20 24
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 16 18
Transmission
Clutch Size (in) NA NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00 1.364
Trans Type 4 4
Trans PTO Access NA -
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) NA 0.685
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High NA - TBD -
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.29 2.970
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.63 2.131
Trans Order Code M30 NA
Transfer Case Power Take Off NA -
Trans Power Take Off NA -
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.70 0.935
Trans Description Cont. Auto w/OD Automatic w/OD
Transfer Case Model NA -
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.06 3.801
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low NA - TBD -
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) - 3.491
Summary
Body Style 111" WB 4dr
Vehicle Name Chevrolet Astro Passenger Mazda MPV
Body Code ZW9 -
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) NA NA
Axle Ratio (:1) - Front NA -
Spring Capacity - Rear (lbs) 3150 -
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 32 - TBD -
Axle Type - Rear Single stage -
Suspension Type - Front Coil spring Indep w/Struts,
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 1.26 - TBD -
Axle Capacity - Rear (lbs) 3150 -
Spring Capacity - Front (lbs) 2800 -
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear 3.42 -
Axle Type - Front Independent -
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 32 - TBD -
Axle Capacity - Front (lbs) 2800 -
Suspension Type - Rear Leaf spring Torsion-beam,
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) - Coil Springs
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) - Coil Springs
Frame
Frame Type Ladder -
Doors
Side Door Type Sliding -
 
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