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Selected Style 4-Door Sedan
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Body Style

Trim

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan 32 41 $13,642 $14,330
4-Door Sedan LSi 32 41 $15,116 $16,395
4-Door Sedan SE
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Body Style

Trim

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door Coupe SE 25 33 $15,678 $17,135
2-Door Coupe SE1 25 33 $16,996 $18,575
2-Door Coupe GT 20 29 $19,237 $21,025
2-Door Coupe GT1 20 29 $20,422 $22,320
4-Door Sedan SE 25 33 $15,678 $17,135
4-Door Sedan SE1 25 33 $16,996 $18,575
4-Door Sedan GT 20 29 $19,237 $21,025
4-Door Sedan GT1 20 29 $20,422 $22,320
Pricing
Invoice Price
$13,642
$15,678
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$14,330
$17,135
Monthly Payment Estimate
$239 / month
$286 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
The Car Connection's Take
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 32 mpg 25 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 41 mpg 33 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Compact Compact
Interior Dimensions
Front Hip Room (in) 50.5 52.6
Second Leg Room (in) 33.2 35.5
Front Head Room (in) 39.3 38.3
Passenger Volume (ft³) 89.8 90.8
Second Hip Room (in) 51.1 52.4
Front Shoulder Room (in) 52.8 53.6
Second Head Room (in) 36.9 37.6
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Second Shoulder Room (in) 52.2 52.8
Front Leg Room (in) 42.5 42.1
Exterior Dimensions
Track Width, Rear (in) 57.1 59.1
Wheelbase (in) 97.1 107.0
Liftover Height (in) 24.8 - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 66.7 70.4
Track Width, Front (in) 57.5 59.0
Min Ground Clearance (in) 4.7 - TBD -
Length, Overall (in) 174.2 186.3
Height, Overall (in) 53.7 55.1
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 12.1 14.6
Brakes
Brake Type Power Power
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 7.9 x - TBD - 7.9 x - TBD -
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.04 x 0.87 10.9 x 1.02
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Brake ABS System NA 4-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) NA NA
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 13.2 14.3
Steering
Steering Type Power Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.27 2.5
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) 34.1 - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 18.1 14.7
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 32.2 35.1
Tires
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size P175/65R14 P215/60R15
Rear Tire Order Code NA -QCD
Front Tire Size P175/65R14 P215/60R15
Spare Tire Size T115/70D14 - TBD -
Front Tire Order Code NA -QCD
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 150 - TBD -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA - TBD -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 1500 - TBD -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA - TBD -
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2403 3116
Wheels
Rear Wheel Size (in) 14 x 5.5 15 x 6.0
Front Wheel Material Steel Steel
Spare Wheel Material Steel - TBD -
Front Wheel Size (in) 14 x 5.5 15 x 6.0
Spare Wheel Size (in) Compact - 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 - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 80 105
Engine
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 125 @ 4000 145 @ 4000
Engine Order Code LV6 L61
Displacement 1.8L/108 2.2L/134
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 125 @ 5800 138 @ 5600
Engine Type Gas L4 Gas 4-Cyl
Fuel System SFI SFI
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 41 33
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 32 25
Transmission
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.17 3.58
Clutch Size (in) 8.3 - TBD -
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.31 1.35
Trans Type 5 5
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.73 0.68
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.25 - TBD -
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.90 2.02
Trans Order Code MM5 MM5
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.72 3.94
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.89 0.98
Trans Description Cont. Manual Manual w/OD
Summary
Vehicle Name Chevrolet Prizm Pontiac Grand Am
Body Style 4dr Sedan 4 Door Sedan
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 30.2 - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut Independent
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 0.55 NA
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) Coil Springs MacPherson Strut
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 30.2 - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 0.87 NA
Suspension Type - Rear MacPherson Strut Independent
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) Coil Springs Tri-Link
 
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