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Selected Style 4-Door Sedan SE
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Trim

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan SE 20 27 $19,400 $20,830
4-Door Sedan SEL 20 27 $21,127 $22,980
4-Door Sedan SE
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Trim

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan SE 18 27 $21,901 $24,335
4-Door Sedan Limited 18 27 $24,151 $26,835
Pricing
Invoice Price
$19,400
$21,901
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$20,830
$24,335
Monthly Payment Estimate
$347 / month
$406 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 20 mpg 18 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 27 mpg 27 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Mid-Size Large
Interior Dimensions
Front Hip Room (in) 54.4 55.5
Second Leg Room (in) 38.3 38.2
Front Head Room (in) 40.0 40.2
Passenger Volume (ft³) 103.9 106.9
Second Hip Room (in) 55.7 55.1
Front Shoulder Room (in) 57.3 57.9
Second Head Room (in) 38.1 38.2
Passenger Capacity 6 5
Second Shoulder Room (in) 56.6 57.1
Front Leg Room (in) 42.2 43.7
Exterior Dimensions
Track Width, Rear (in) 62.1 61.6
Wheelbase (in) 108.5 109.4
Liftover Height (in) 29.7 - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 73.0 72.8
Track Width, Front (in) 61.6 62.2
Min Ground Clearance (in) 5.4 6.4
Length, Overall (in) 197.7 192.7
Height, Overall (in) 58.6 58.7
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 16.9 16.6
Brakes
Brake Type Pwr Pwr
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 8.9 x 1.5 NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.9 x 1.0 11.9 x - TBD -
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 11.2 x - TBD -
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 18.0 19.8
Steering
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.68 3.20
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 17.0 16.8
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 39.7 37.4
Tires
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size P215/60R16 P225/60HR16
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size P215/60R16 P225/60HR16
Spare Tire Size Compact P225/60HR16
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 125 100
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA - TBD -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 1250 1000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA - TBD -
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3306 3629
Wheels
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x - TBD - 16 x 6.5
Front Wheel Material Steel Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material Steel - TBD -
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x - TBD - 16 x 6.5
Spare Wheel Size (in) - TBD - 16 x 6.5
Rear Wheel Material Steel Aluminum
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 11.6 8.8
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 130 130
Engine
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 185 @ 3950 255 @ 4500
Engine Order Code 99U G6DA
Displacement 3.0L/182 3.8L/231
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 153 @ 5000 263 @ 6000
Engine Type Gas V6 Gas V6
Fuel System SMPI MPI
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 27 27
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 20 18
Transmission
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 2.77 3.84
Clutch Size (in) NA NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00 1.44
Trans Type 4 5
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) NA 0.73
Trans Description Cont. Again NA Automatic w/OD
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.26 3.86
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.54 2.09
Trans Order Code 44N NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.96 3.33
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.69 1.05
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD NA
Summary
Vehicle Name Ford Taurus Hyundai Azera
Body Style 4 Door Sedan 4 Door Sedan
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front Independent Double Wishbone
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 0.73 0.67
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) MacPherson strut NA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 0.81 1.06
Suspension Type - Rear Independent Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) MacPherson strut NA
 
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