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Selected Style 4-Door Sedan 4-Door Sedan GS
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Trim

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan GS 19 28 $17,346 $19,035
4-Door Sedan LS 19 28 $18,325 $20,135
4-Door Sedan LS Premium 20 28 $19,482 $21,435
4-Door Wagon GS 19 27 $18,948 $20,835
4-Door Wagon LS Premium 20 27 $20,461 $22,535
Pricing
Invoice Price
$17,284
$17,346
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$18,890
$19,035
Monthly Payment Estimate
$315 / month
$317 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 20 mpg 19 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 30 mpg 28 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Mid-Size Mid-Size
Interior Dimensions
Second Leg Room (in) 36.6 38.9
Front Head Room (in) 38.4 39.8
Passenger Volume (ft³) 100.4 102.5
Second Hip Room (in) 55.3 55.7
Front Shoulder Room (in) 58.4 57.3
Second Head Room (in) 37.4 36.7
Passenger Capacity 6 6
Second Shoulder Room (in) 57.4 56.6
Front Leg Room (in) 42.4 42.2
Front Hip Room (in) 55.4 54.5
Exterior Dimensions
Liftover Height (in) 28.7 26.0
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 72.5 73.0
Track Width, Front (in) 59.5 61.6
Min Ground Clearance (in) 6.5 5.4
Length, Overall (in) 200.9 199.8
Height, Overall (in) 54.8 57.6
Track Width, Rear (in) 59.1 62.1
Wheelbase (in) 107.5 108.5
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 15.7 16.0
Brakes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.1 x 1.04 10.9 x 1.0
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Brake ABS System NA NA
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) NA NA
Brake Type Power Power
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 8.86 x 1.77 8.9 x 1.5
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 16.6 18.0
Steering
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) 42.4 - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 15.7 17.0
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 36.7 39.7
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Variable Power Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.60 2.68
Tires
Rear Tire Size P205/70R15 P215/60R16
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size P205/70R15 P215/60R16
Spare Tire Size T125/70D16 T135/70R16
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 100 125
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 1000 1250
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3327 3366
Wheels
Front Wheel Material Steel Steel
Spare Wheel Material Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6 16 x 6.0
Spare Wheel Size (in) 16 x 4 15 x 4.0
Rear Wheel Material Steel Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6 16 x 6.0
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 12.2 11.6
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 600 540
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 100 130
Engine
Displacement 3.1L/191 3.0L/182
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 160 @ 5200 153 @ 5000
Engine Type Gas V6 Gas V6
Fuel System SFI SMPI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 185 @ 4000 182 @ 4000
Engine Order Code L82 99U
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 20 19
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 30 28
Transmission
Trans Type 4 4
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA -
Trans Description Cont. Again Electronic Electronic
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.38 2.26
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.57 1.54
Trans Order Code MX0 44L
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.29 3.77
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.70 0.69
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD, Automatic w/OD,
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 2.92 2.77
Clutch Size (in) NA NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00 1.00
Summary
Vehicle Name Chevrolet Lumina Mercury Sable
Body Style 4 Door Sedan 4 Door Sedan
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 0.63 0.73
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 35 36.0
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 1.26 0.81
Suspension Type - Rear MacPherson Strut Indep Quadralink
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 35 36.0
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut MacPherson Strut
 
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