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Selected Style 5-Door Sedan LT
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Body Style

Trim

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
5-Door Sedan LT 20 30 $19,443 $20,575
5-Door Sedan LTZ 20 30 $22,599 $23,915
5-Door Sedan SS 17 24 $22,405 $23,710
4-Door Sedan CX
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Trim

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan CX 20 30 $21,182 $22,415
4-Door Sedan CXL 20 30 $23,473 $24,840
4-Door Sedan CXS 19 27 $25,552 $27,040
Pricing
Invoice Price
$19,443
$21,182
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$20,575
$22,415
Monthly Payment Estimate
$343 / month
$374 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 20 mpg 20 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 30 mpg 30 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Large Mid-Size
Interior Dimensions
Second Shoulder Room (in) 55.5 57.0
Front Leg Room (in) 41.9 42.3
Front Hip Room (in) 53.5 55.3
Second Leg Room (in) 41.0 37.6
Front Head Room (in) 39.4 39.4
Passenger Volume (ft³) 106 99.4
Second Hip Room (in) 52.4 54.6
Front Shoulder Room (in) 56.7 57.2
Second Head Room (in) 39.4 37.2
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Exterior Dimensions
Height, Overall (in) 58.1 57.4
Track Width, Rear (in) 60.2 61.5
Wheelbase (in) 112.3 110.5
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 69.8 73.0
Track Width, Front (in) 60.0 61.7
Min Ground Clearance (in) 6.1 - TBD -
Length, Overall (in) 187.8 198.1
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down (ft³) 41.0 -
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Up (ft³) 22.8 -
Trunk Volume (ft³) - 16.0
Brakes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.63 x 0.55 10.6 x 0.55
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) 11.65 x 1.02 11.7 x 1.26
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 16 17
Steering
Steering Type Hydraulic Pwr Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.1 2.39
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 15.9 15.3
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 37.6 - TBD -
Tires
Spare Tire Size - TBD - Compact
Front Tire Order Code QPE QPX
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size P215/60R16 P225/60R16
Rear Tire Order Code QPE QPX
Front Tire Size P215/60R16 P225/60R16
Trailering
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 -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 1000 1000
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3476 3495
Wheels
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x - TBD - 16 x - TBD -
Front Wheel Material - TBD - Steel
Spare Wheel Material - TBD - Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x - TBD - 16 x - TBD -
Spare Wheel Size (in) - TBD - Compact
Rear Wheel Material - TBD - Steel
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 13.6 11.6
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) - TBD - - TBD -
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - 600
Engine
Fuel System SFI SFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 217 @ 4000 230 @ 4000
Engine Order Code LZ4 L26
Displacement 3.5L/214 3.8L/231
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 217 @ 5800 200 @ 5200
Engine Type Gas V6 Gas V6
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 30 30
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 20 20
Transmission
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 2.95 2.92
Clutch Size (in) NA NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00 1.00
Trans Type 4 4
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.14 2.38
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.62 1.56
Trans Order Code MN5 MX0
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.29 3.05
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.68 0.70
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD Automatic w/OD
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) - NA
Summary
Body Style 5 Door Sedan LT 4 Door Sedan CX
Vehicle Name Chevrolet Malibu Maxx Buick LaCrosse
Suspension
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) NA Premium Ride
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut Independent
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) NA Premium Ride
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear 4-Link Independent
 
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