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Selected Style 4-Door Sedan
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Trim

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan 21 32 $19,361 $21,160
4-Door Sedan LS 19 29 $22,197 $24,260
4-Door Sedan Custom
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan Custom 20 29 $23,465 $25,645
4-Door Sedan Limited 20 29 $28,749 $31,420
Pricing
Invoice Price
$19,361
$23,465
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$21,160
$25,645
Monthly Payment Estimate
$353 / month
$427 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 21 mpg 20 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 32 mpg 29 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Large Large Car
Interior Dimensions
Second Head Room (in) 42.2 37.8
Passenger Capacity 6 6
Second Shoulder Room (in) 58.9 58.7
Front Leg Room (in) 42.2 42.4
Front Hip Room (in) 56.5 56.1
Second Leg Room (in) 38.4 39.9
Passenger Volume (ft³) 104.5 107.6
Front Head Room (in) 39.2 38.8
Second Hip Room (in) 55.7 56.6
Front Shoulder Room (in) 59.0 59.1
Exterior Dimensions
Min Ground Clearance (in) - TBD - 5.4
Length, Overall (in) 200.0 200.0
Height, Overall (in) 57.3 57.0
Track Width, Rear (in) 61.1 62.3
Wheelbase (in) 110.5 112.2
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 73.0 73.5
Track Width, Front (in) 62.0 62.3
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 18.6 18.0
Brakes
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Brake ABS System NA 4-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.9 x 0.44 - TBD -
Brake Type Power 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 1.25 - TBD -
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 17.0 18.5
Steering
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 15.2 - TBD -
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 38.0 40.7
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) - TBD - - TBD -
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Tires
Front Tire Size P225/60R16 P215/70R15
Spare Tire Size Compact compact
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size P225/60R16 P215/70R15
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 1000 1000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA - TBD -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 100 100
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA - TBD -
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3389 3567
Wheels
Spare Wheel Size (in) Compact - TBD -
Rear Wheel Material Steel Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x - TBD - 15 x - TBD -
Front Wheel Material Steel Steel
Spare Wheel Material - TBD - - TBD -
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x - TBD - 15 x - TBD -
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 11.3 - TBD -
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 102 125
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 600 - TBD -
Engine
Engine Type Gas V6 Gas V6
Fuel System SFI SFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 205 @ 4000 230 @ 4000
Engine Order Code LA1 NA
Displacement 3.4L/205 3.8L/231
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 180 @ 5200 205 @ 5200
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 32 29
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 21 20
Transmission
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.39 2.385
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.57 1.568
Trans Order Code MX0 MX0
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 2.86 2.86
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.71 0.705
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD Automatic w/OD
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 2.92 2.921
Clutch Size (in) NA NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00 1.000
Trans Type 4 4
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Summary
Body Style 4 Door Sedan 4 Dr Sedan Custom
Vehicle Name Chevrolet Impala Buick LeSabre
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 1.26 - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear MacPherson Strut Independent
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs w/level control
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut Independent
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 0.55 NA
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs w/level control
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
 
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