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Selected Style 5-Door Sedan LT
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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 I4 Manual 2.5
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan I4 Manual 2.5 26 35 $17,538 $17,950
4-Door Sedan I4 Manual ULEV 2.5 26 35 $17,538 $17,950
4-Door Sedan I4 Manual 2.5 S 26 35 $18,519 $19,800
4-Door Sedan I4 Manual ULEV 2.5 S 26 35 $18,519 $19,800
4-Door Sedan I4 CVT 2.5 S 26 34 $18,987 $20,300
4-Door Sedan I4 CVT ULEV 2.5 S 26 34 $18,987 $20,300
4-Door Sedan V6 Manual 3.5SE 21 29 $22,196 $24,000
4-Door Sedan V6 CVT 3.5 SE 22 28 $22,658 $24,500
4-Door Sedan V6 CVT 3.5 SL 22 28 $26,265 $28,400
4-Door Sedan I4 eCVT 2.5 Hybrid 35 33 $23,442 $24,990
Pricing
Invoice Price
$19,443
$17,538
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$20,575
$17,950
Monthly Payment Estimate
$343 / month
$299 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 20 mpg 26 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 30 mpg 35 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Large Compact
Interior Dimensions
Second Hip Room (in) 52.4 52.5
Front Shoulder Room (in) 56.7 55.7
Second Head Room (in) 39.4 36.8
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Second Shoulder Room (in) 55.5 55.5
Front Leg Room (in) 41.9 42.2
Front Hip Room (in) 53.5 56.8
Second Leg Room (in) 41.0 39.5
Front Head Room (in) 39.4 40.6
Passenger Volume (ft³) 106 100.7
Exterior Dimensions
Track Width, Front (in) 60.0 61.0
Min Ground Clearance (in) 6.1 - TBD -
Length, Overall (in) 187.8 189.8
Height, Overall (in) 58.1 57.9
Track Width, Rear (in) 60.2 61.0
Wheelbase (in) 112.3 109.3
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - 27.6
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 69.8 70.7
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down (ft³) 41.0 -
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Up (ft³) 22.8 -
Trunk Volume (ft³) - 17.9
Brakes
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel NA
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.63 x 0.55 11.5 x 0.35
Brake Type Pwr Power
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 1.02
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 16 20.0
Steering
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 15.9 16.1
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 37.6 37.4
Steering Type Hydraulic Pwr Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.1 2.8
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Tires
Rear Tire Order Code QPE NA
Front Tire Size P215/60R16 P215/60R16
Spare Tire Size - TBD - T135/70R16
Front Tire Order Code QPE NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size P215/60R16 P215/60R16
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 1000 - TBD -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 100 - TBD -
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3476 3055
Wheels
Spare Wheel Material - TBD - Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x - TBD - 16 x 7.0
Spare Wheel Size (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Rear Wheel Material - TBD - Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x - TBD - 16 x 7.0
Front Wheel Material - TBD - Steel
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 13.6 - TBD -
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) - TBD - 110
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - - TBD -
Engine
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 217 @ 5800 175 @ 5600
Engine Type Gas V6 Gas I4
Fuel System SFI SMPI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 217 @ 4000 180 @ 3900
Engine Order Code LZ4 QR25
Displacement 3.5L/214 2.5L/152
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 20 26
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 30 35
Transmission
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.14 3.37
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.62 1.95
Trans Order Code MN5 NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.29 3.81
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.68 1.06
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD Manual w/OD
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA 0.67
First Gear Ratio (:1) 2.95 3.50
Clutch Size (in) NA - TBD -
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00 1.39
Trans Type 4 6
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) NA 0.81
Summary
Body Style 5 Door Sedan LT 4 Door Sedan
Vehicle Name Chevrolet Malibu Maxx Nissan Altima
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear 4-Link Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) NA w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut Independent Strut
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) NA w/Coil Springs
 
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