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Selected Style 5-Door Sedan LT
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Trim

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
5-Door Sedan LT 20 30 $19,443 $20,575
5-Door Sedan SS 17 24 $22,405 $23,710
5-Door Sedan LTZ 20 30 $22,599 $23,915
4-Door Sedan Manual LX
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan Manual LX 23 30 $12,345 $12,895
4-Door Sedan Manual EX 23 30 $13,925 $14,895
4-Door Sedan Automatic EX 24 32 $14,860 $15,895
4-Door Sedan Manual SX 23 30 $14,955 $15,995
5-Door HB Manual Spectra5 23 30 $14,955 $15,995
4-Door Sedan Automatic SX 24 32 $15,890 $16,995
5-Door HB Automatic Spectra5 24 32 $15,890 $16,995
Pricing
Invoice Price
$19,443
$12,345
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$20,575
$12,895
Monthly Payment Estimate
$343 / month
$215 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 20 mpg 23 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 30 mpg 30 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Large Midsize
Interior Dimensions
Second Hip Room (in) 52.4 53.9
Front Shoulder Room (in) 56.7 55.1
Second Head Room (in) 39.4 38.2
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Second Shoulder Room (in) 55.5 53.9
Front Leg Room (in) 41.9 42.8
Front Hip Room (in) 53.5 52.4
Second Leg Room (in) 41.0 35.4
Front Head Room (in) 39.4 40.0
Passenger Volume (ft³) 106 97.0
Exterior Dimensions
Track Width, Front (in) 60.0 58.9
Min Ground Clearance (in) 6.1 6.3
Length, Overall (in) 187.8 177.2
Height, Overall (in) 58.1 57.9
Track Width, Rear (in) 60.2 58.5
Wheelbase (in) 112.3 102.8
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 69.8 68.3
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down (ft³) 41.0 -
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Up (ft³) 22.8 -
Trunk Volume (ft³) - 12.2
Brakes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.65 x 1.02 10.8 x 1.0
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA Yes
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel NA
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes NA
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.63 x 0.55 NA
Brake Type Pwr Pwr
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA - TBD -
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 16 14.0
Steering
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 15.9 - TBD -
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 37.6 33.3
Steering Type Hydraulic Pwr Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.1 2.8
Tires
Rear Tire Order Code QPE NA
Front Tire Size P215/60R16 P195/60R15
Spare Tire Size - TBD - Compact
Front Tire Order Code QPE NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size P215/60R16 P195/60R15
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 1000 NA
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 100 NA
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3476 2919
Wheels
Spare Wheel Material - TBD - Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x - TBD - 15 x 6
Spare Wheel Size (in) - TBD - Compact
Rear Wheel Material - TBD - Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x - TBD - 15 x 6
Front Wheel Material - TBD - Steel
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 13.6 6.3
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) - TBD - - TBD -
Engine
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 217 @ 5800 138 @ 6000
Engine Type Gas V6 Gas I4
Fuel System SFI MPFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 217 @ 4000 136 @ 4500
Engine Order Code LZ4 NA
Displacement 3.5L/214 2.0L/121
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 20 23
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 30 30
Transmission
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) NA 0.84
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.14 3.25
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.62 2.05
Trans Order Code MN5 NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.29 3.84
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.68 1.06
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD Manual w/OD
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 2.95 3.62
Clutch Size (in) NA - TBD -
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00 1.39
Trans Type 4 5
Summary
Vehicle Name Chevrolet Malibu Maxx Kia Spectra
Body Style 5 Door Sedan LT 4dr Sdn
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear 4-Link Independent
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) NA Multi-Link
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 MacPherson Strut
 
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