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Selected Style 4-Door Sedan LS
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan LS 21 31 $19,211 $20,330
4-Door Sedan LT 3.5L 21 31 $19,684 $20,830
4-Door Sedan LT 3.9L 19 27 $22,424 $23,730
4-Door Sedan LTZ 19 27 $24,409 $25,830
4-Door Sedan SS 18 28 $24,881 $26,330
4-Door Sedan CX
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan CX 19 28 $23,875 $25,265
4-Door Sedan V6 CXL 19 28 $25,765 $27,265
4-Door Sedan V8 CXL 17 25 $27,655 $29,265
4-Door Sedan CXS 17 25 $32,380 $34,265
Pricing
Invoice Price
$19,211
$23,875
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$20,330
$25,265
Monthly Payment Estimate
$339 / month
$421 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 21 mpg 19 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 31 mpg 28 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Large Large Car
Interior Dimensions
Second Leg Room (in) 37.6 41.4
Front Head Room (in) 39.4 39.5
Passenger Volume (ft³) 104.5 108
Second Hip Room (in) 57.2 57.0
Front Shoulder Room (in) 58.7 58.0
Second Head Room (in) 37.8 37.7
Passenger Capacity 6 5
Second Shoulder Room (in) 58.6 57.0
Front Leg Room (in) 42.3 42.5
Front Hip Room (in) 56.4 56.1
Exterior Dimensions
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 72.9 73.8
Track Width, Front (in) 62.4 63.0
Min Ground Clearance (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Length, Overall (in) 200.4 203.2
Height, Overall (in) 58.7 58.0
Track Width, Rear (in) 61.5 62.5
Wheelbase (in) 110.5 115.6
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 18.6 17.0
Brakes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.9 x 1.2 11.9 x 1.18
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 0.4 11.5 x 0.47
Brake Type Pwr Pwr
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 17.0 18
Steering
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 13.3 15.1
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 38.0 42.2
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr rack & pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.4 2.8
Tires
Rear Tire Size P225/60R16 P225/60R16
Rear Tire Order Code QPX QPX
Front Tire Size P225/60R16 P225/60R16
Spare Tire Size Compact Compact
Front Tire Order Code QPX QPX
Spare Tire Order Code NA 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) 3553 3764
Wheels
Front Wheel Material Steel Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material Steel Aluminum
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6.5 16 x - TBD -
Spare Wheel Size (in) Compact 16 x - TBD -
Rear Wheel Material Steel Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6.5 16 x - TBD -
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 11.7 11.6
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 600 - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 125 - TBD -
Engine
Displacement 3.5L/213 3.8L/231
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 211 @ 5900 197 @ 5200
Engine Type Gas/Ethanol V6 Gas V6
Fuel System SFI SFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 214 @ 4000 227 @ 3800
Engine Order Code LZE L26
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 21 19
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 31 28
Transmission
Trans Type 4 4
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.38 2.38
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.56 1.56
Trans Order Code MX0 MX0
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 2.86 2.86
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.7 0.71
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD Automatic
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 2.92 2.92
Clutch Size (in) NA NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.0 1.00
Summary
Vehicle Name Chevrolet Impala Buick Lucerne
Body Style 4 Door Sedan LS 4 Dr Sedan CX
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 0.63 - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) Touring NA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 1.18 - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear Independent Independent
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) Touring NA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front Independent Independent
 
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