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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
Manual DX 25 32 $13,958 $15,500
Manual w/Side Airbags DX 25 32 $14,183 $15,750
Automatic DX 23 30 $14,677 $16,300
Automatic w/Side Airbags DX 23 30 $14,902 $16,550
Automatic VP 23 30 $15,576 $17,300
Automatic w/Side Airbags VP 23 30 $15,801 $17,550
Manual LX 26 32 $17,005 $18,890
Manual ULEV LX 26 32 $17,005 $18,890
Manual ULEV w/Side Airbags LX 26 32 $17,229 $19,140
Manual w/Side Airbags LX 26 32 $17,229 $19,140
Automatic LX 23 30 $17,724 $19,690
Automatic ULEV LX 23 30 $17,724 $19,690
Automatic ULEV w/Side Airbags LX 23 30 $17,948 $19,940
Automatic w/Side Airbags LX 23 30 $17,948 $19,940
Automatic ULEV w/ABS LX 23 30 $18,622 $20,690
Automatic w/ABS LX 23 30 $18,622 $20,690
Automatic SE 23 30 $18,766 $20,850
Automatic ULEV SE 23 30 $18,766 $20,850
Automatic ULEV w/ABS-Side Airbags LX 23 30 $18,847 $20,940
Automatic w/ABS-Side Airbags LX 23 30 $18,847 $20,940
Automatic ULEV w/Side Airbags SE 23 30 $18,991 $21,100
Automatic w/Side Airbags SE 23 30 $18,991 $21,100
Manual EX 26 32 $19,350 $21,500
Manual ULEV EX 26 32 $19,350 $21,500
Automatic EX 23 30 $20,069 $22,300
Automatic ULEV EX 23 30 $20,069 $22,300
Automatic V6 LX 20 28 $20,339 $22,600
Manual EX w/Leather 26 32 $20,384 $22,650
Manual ULEV EX w/Leather 26 32 $20,384 $22,650
Automatic EX w/Leather 23 30 $21,102 $23,450
Automatic SULEV EX w/Leather 23 30 $21,102 $23,450
Automatic ULEV EX w/Leather 23 30 $21,102 $23,450
Automatic V6 EX w/Leather 20 28 $22,765 $25,300
4-Door Sedan Manual
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan Manual 23 29 $16,007 $16,649
4-Door Sedan Automatic 23 29 $16,487 $17,149
4-Door Sedan Manual S 23 29 $17,011 $18,499
4-Door Sedan Automatic S 23 29 $17,472 $18,999
4-Door Sedan Manual SL 23 29 $20,364 $22,399
4-Door Sedan Manual SE 21 26 $20,592 $22,649
4-Door Sedan Automatic SL 23 29 $20,819 $22,899
4-Door Sedan Automatic SE 19 26 $21,046 $23,149
Pricing
Invoice Price
$13,958
$16,007
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$15,500
$16,649
Monthly Payment Estimate
$258 / month
$277 / month
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 25 mpg 23 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 32 mpg 29 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Midsize Compact
Interior Dimensions
Second Leg Room (in) 37.9 36.4
Front Head Room (in) 40.0 40.8
Passenger Volume (ft³) 101.7 103.2
Second Hip Room (in) 54.1 52.7
Front Shoulder Room (in) 56.9 56.7
Second Head Room (in) 37.6 37.6
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Second Shoulder Room (in) 56.1 56.1
Front Leg Room (in) 42.1 43.9
Front Hip Room (in) 54.9 53.0
Exterior Dimensions
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 70.3 70.4
Track Width, Front (in) 61.2 61.0
Min Ground Clearance (in) 6.2 - TBD -
Length, Overall (in) 189.4 191.5
Height, Overall (in) 56.9 57.9
Track Width, Rear (in) 60.4 61.2
Wheelbase (in) 106.9 110.2
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 14.1 15.6
Brakes
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.2 x 0.91 - TBD -
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes NA
Brake ABS System NA NA
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) NA Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) NA - TBD -
Brake Type Power Power
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 8.6 x 1.38 NA
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 17.1 20.0
Steering
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.11 2.8
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 16.09 16.1
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 36.4 37.4
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Tires
Rear Tire Size P195/70R14 P205/65R16
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size P195/70R14 P205/65R16
Spare Tire Size Compact Compact
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA 100
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA 1000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2943 2999
Wheels
Front Wheel Material Steel Steel
Spare Wheel Material - TBD - Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 14 X 5.5 16 x 6.5
Spare Wheel Size (in) - TBD - Compact
Rear Wheel Material Steel Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 14 X 5.5 16 x 6.5
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 7.4 - TBD -
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 80 - TBD -
Engine
Displacement 2.3L/137 2.5L/152
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 135 @ 5400 175 @ 6000
Engine Type Gas I4 Gas I4
Fuel System PGM-FI SMPI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 145 @ 4700 181 @ 4000
Engine Order Code NA NA
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 25 23
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 32 29
Transmission
Clutch Size (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.193 1.26
Trans Type 5 5
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.685 0.77
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.000 2.27
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.807 1.94
Trans Order Code NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 4.06 4.13
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.903 0.95
Trans Description Cont. Manual Manual w/OD
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.285 3.42
Summary
Vehicle Name Honda Accord Sdn Nissan Altima
Body Style 4 Door Sedan 4 Door Sedan
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) NA - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 0.91 - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear Double Wishbone Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) NA w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front Double Wishbone Independent Strut
 
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