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Selected Style 4-Door Sedan
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Trim

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan 32 41 $13,475 $14,155
4-Door Sedan LSi 32 41 $14,954 $16,220
4-Door Sedan GX
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Trim

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door Coupe GX 21 32 $16,091 $17,210
4-Door Sedan GX 21 32 $16,091 $17,210
2-Door Coupe GL4 21 32 $17,037 $18,620
4-Door Sedan GL4 21 32 $17,037 $18,620
2-Door Coupe GL1 21 32 $17,197 $18,795
4-Door Sedan GL1 21 32 $17,197 $18,795
2-Door Coupe GL2 21 32 $18,025 $19,700
4-Door Sedan GL2 21 32 $18,025 $19,700
4-Door Sedan GLS 21 32 $19,878 $21,965
2-Door Coupe GLS 21 32 $20,081 $22,190
Pricing
Invoice Price
$13,475
$16,091
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$14,155
$17,210
Monthly Payment Estimate
$236 / month
$287 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 32 mpg 21 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 41 mpg 32 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Compact Compact
Interior Dimensions
Front Hip Room (in) 50.5 50.9
Second Leg Room (in) 33.2 35.5
Front Head Room (in) 39.3 38.4
Passenger Volume (ft³) 89.8 91.0
Second Hip Room (in) 51.1 51.5
Front Shoulder Room (in) 52.8 53.6
Second Head Room (in) 36.9 37.0
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Second Shoulder Room (in) 52.2 52.6
Front Leg Room (in) 42.5 42.2
Exterior Dimensions
Track Width, Rear (in) 57.1 59.3
Wheelbase (in) 97.1 107.0
Liftover Height (in) 24.8 28.1
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 66.7 70.1
Track Width, Front (in) 57.5 59.1
Min Ground Clearance (in) 4.7 5.0
Length, Overall (in) 174.2 186.7
Height, Overall (in) 53.7 54.5
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 12.1 14.6
Brakes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 7.9 x - TBD - NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.04 x 0.87 10.9 x 1.0
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes NA
Brake ABS System NA 4-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) NA Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) NA 10.9 x 0.4
Brake Type Power Pwr
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 13.2 14.3
Steering
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.27 2.6
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) 34.1 37.2
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 18.1 14.7
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 32.2 35.1
Steering Type Power Pwr Rack & Pinion
Tires
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size P175/65R14 P215/60R15
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size P175/65R14 P215/60R15
Spare Tire Size T115/70D14 T125/70D15
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 150 N/A
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 1500 N/A
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA N/A
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2403 3026
Wheels
Rear Wheel Size (in) 14 x 5.5 15 x 6.0
Front Wheel Material Steel Steel
Spare Wheel Material Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 14 x 5.5 15 x 6.0
Spare Wheel Size (in) 14 x 4 15 x -TBD-
Rear Wheel Material Steel Steel
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 6.2 10.0
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 356 600
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 80 102
Engine
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 125 @ 4000 155 @ 4400
Engine Order Code - TBD - LD9
Displacement 1.8L/108 2.4L/146
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 125 @ 5800 150 @ 5600
Engine Type Gas L4 Gas L4
Fuel System SFI SMPI
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 41 32
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 32 21
Transmission
Clutch Size (in) 8.3 NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1) - TBD - 1.00
Trans Type 5 4
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) - TBD - NA
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA -
Trans Description Cont. Again NA Electronic
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) - TBD - 2.14
Second Gear Ratio (:1) - TBD - 1.62
Trans Order Code MM5 MX0
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.72 3.42
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) - TBD - 0.68
Trans Description Cont. Manual Automatic w/OD,
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) - TBD - 2.96
Summary
Vehicle Name Chevrolet Prizm Oldsmobile Alero
Body Style 4dr Sedan 4 Door Sedan
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 30.2 32
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut MacPherson Strut
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 0.55 0.60
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) Coil Springs w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 30.2 32
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 0.87 0.94 Hollow
Suspension Type - Rear MacPherson Strut MacPherson Strut
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) Coil Springs Tri-Link
 
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