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Selected Style 4-Door Wagon SE RWD
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Wagon SE 21 28 $20,488 $22,020
4-Door Wagon SXT 19 27 $25,915 $28,050
4-Door Wagon RT 17 25 $27,733 $30,070
4-Door Wagon R/T 17 25 $29,533 $32,070
325i 4-Door Sedan RWD SULEV
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan RWD 325i 20 29 $26,845 $29,300
4-Door Sedan RWD South Africa 325i 20 29 $26,845 $29,300
4-Door Sedan RWD SULEV 325i 19 27 $26,845 $29,300
4-Door Sedan AWD 325xi 19 27 $28,435 $31,050
4-Door Sports Wagon RWD 325i 20 29 $28,570 $31,200
4-Door Sports Wagon RWD SULEV 325i 19 27 $28,570 $31,200
2-Door Coupe 325Ci 20 29 $29,025 $31,700
2-Door Coupe SULEV 325Ci 19 27 $29,025 $31,700
4-Door Sports Wagon AWD 325xi 19 26 $30,165 $32,950
4-Door Sedan RWD 330i 20 30 $32,665 $35,700
2-Door Coupe 330Ci 20 30 $34,125 $37,300
4-Door Sedan AWD 330xi 20 29 $34,260 $37,450
2-Door Convertible 325Ci 19 27 $35,670 $39,000
2-Door Convertible 330Ci 19 28 $40,765 $44,600
2-Door Coupe M3 16 24 $43,225 $47,300
2-Door Convertible M3 16 23 $50,960 $55,800
Pricing
Invoice Price
$20,488
$26,845
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$22,020
$29,300
Monthly Payment Estimate
$367 / month
$488 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 21 mpg 19 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 28 mpg 27 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Large Compact
Interior Dimensions
Front Leg Room (in) 41.8 41.4
Front Hip Room (in) 56.2 - TBD -
Second Leg Room (in) 40.2 34.6
Front Head Room (in) 38.4 37.0
Passenger Volume (ft³) 105.9 90.8
Second Hip Room (in) 55.5 - TBD -
Front Shoulder Room (in) 58.7 54.4
Second Head Room (in) 38.1 37.4
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Second Shoulder Room (in) 57.6 54.2
Exterior Dimensions
Liftover Height (in) 29.7 - TBD -
Track Width, Rear (in) 63.1 58.4
Wheelbase (in) 120.0 107.3
Rear Door Opening Height (in) - TBD - -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 74.1 68.5
Track Width, Front (in) 63.0 57.9
Min Ground Clearance (in) 5.6 - TBD -
Length, Overall (in) 197.7 176
Rear Door Opening Width (in) - TBD - -
Height, Overall (in) 58.4 55.7
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in) - TBD - -
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³) 27.2 -
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in) - TBD - -
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) - TBD - -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in) - TBD - -
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³) 71.6 -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in) - TBD - -
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³) NA -
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) - TBD - -
Trunk Volume (ft³) - 10.7
Brakes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 12.6 x 0.4 11.6 x - TBD -
Brake Type Pwr Pwr-Assisted
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 12.6 x 1.1 11.8 x - TBD -
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Brake ABS System NA 4-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 18.0 16.6
Steering
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Variable Assist Pwr
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.75 3.0
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 16.1 13.7
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 38.9 34.4
Tires
Spare Tire Order Code N/A NA
Rear Tire Size P215/65R17 P205/55R16
Rear Tire Order Code TW1 NA
Front Tire Size P215/65R17 P205/55R16
Spare Tire Size Compact P205/55R16
Front Tire Order Code TW1 NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 100 N/A
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 1000 N/A
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA N/A
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3847 3307
Wheels
Rear Wheel Size (in) 17 x 7.0 16 x 7.0
Front Wheel Material Steel Alloy
Spare Wheel Material Steel Alloy
Front Wheel Size (in) 17 x 7.0 16 x 7.0
Spare Wheel Size (in) - TBD - 16 x 7.0
Rear Wheel Material Steel Alloy
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 13.75 - TBD -
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 140 120
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 730 - TBD -
Engine
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 190 @ 4000 175 @ 3500
Engine Order Code EER NA
Displacement 2.7L/167 2.5L/152
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 190 @ 6400 184 @ 6000
Engine Type Gas V6 Gas 6-Cyl
Fuel System SMPI EFI
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 28 27
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 21 19
Transmission
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 2.84 4.23
Clutch Size (in) NA - TBD -
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00 1.66
Trans Type 4 5
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA -
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) NA 1.00
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.21 4.04
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.57 2.52
Trans Order Code DG6 205
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.90 3.15
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.69 1.22
Trans Description Cont. Automatic Automatic w/OD
Summary
Body Style Wagon 4 Door Sedan
Vehicle Name Dodge Magnum BMW 3 Series
Suspension
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/coil springs w/Upper Arms
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front Independent Strut type
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/stabilizer bar w/Lower Arms
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear Independent Multi-Link
 
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