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Selected Style 4-Door Sedan GL I4 Manual
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan I4 Manual GL 22 30 $15,133 $16,449
4-Door Sedan I4 Automatic GL 22 30 $15,932 $17,299
4-Door Sedan V6 Automatic GL 19 27 $16,559 $17,999
4-Door Sedan V6 Automatic GLS 19 27 $17,384 $18,999
4-Door Sedan V6 Automatic GLS Special Value 19 27 $17,384 $18,999
4-Door Sedan V6 Automatic LX 19 27 $18,472 $20,299
L300 4-Door Sedan
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
L300 4-Door Sedan 21 28 $19,714 $21,370
Pricing
Invoice Price
$15,133
$19,714
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$16,449
$21,370
Monthly Payment Estimate
$274 / month
$356 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 22 mpg 21 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 30 mpg 28 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Mid-Size Mid-size
Interior Dimensions
Front Hip Room (in) 55.8 51.7
Second Leg Room (in) 36.2 35.4
Passenger Volume (ft³) 100.0 96.9
Front Head Room (in) 39.3 39.3
Second Hip Room (in) 54.4 54.0
Front Shoulder Room (in) 56.9 55.7
Second Head Room (in) 37.6 38.0
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Second Shoulder Room (in) 55.7 56.1
Front Leg Room (in) 43.3 42.3
Exterior Dimensions
Track Width, Rear (in) 60.2 59.4
Wheelbase (in) 106.3 106.5
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 71.7 68.5
Track Width, Front (in) 60.6 59.8
Min Ground Clearance (in) - TBD - 5.7
Length, Overall (in) 186.9 190.4
Height, Overall (in) 56.0 56.4
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 14.1 17.5
Brakes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.0 x 1.0 11.3 x 1.0
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Brake ABS System NA 4-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.3 x 0.39 11.3 x 0.4
Brake Type Pwr-Assisted Pwr
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 17.2 15.7
Steering
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.92 2.9
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 14.1 15.7
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 34.4 11.1
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Tires
Spare Tire Order Code NA N/A
Rear Tire Size P205/65R15 P215/55HR16
Rear Tire Order Code NA QDJ
Front Tire Size P205/65R15 P215/55HR16
Spare Tire Size T125/70D15 Compact
Front Tire Order Code NA QDJ
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) - TBD - 150
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA - TBD -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) - TBD - 1000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA - TBD -
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3181 3237
Wheels
Rear Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6 16 x - TBD -
Front Wheel Material Steel Alloy
Spare Wheel Material - TBD - Alloy
Front Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6 16 x - TBD -
Spare Wheel Size (in) - TBD - Compact
Rear Wheel Material Steel Alloy
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 7.7 10.2
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 95 - TBD -
Engine
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 147 @ 3000 190 @ 3600
Engine Order Code NA L81
Displacement 2.4L/146 3.0L/181
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 138 @ 5500 182 @ 5600
Engine Type Gas I4 Gas V6
Fuel System MPI EFI
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 30 28
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 22 21
Transmission
Clutch Size (in) N/A NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.30 1.00
Trans Type 5 4
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.78 NA
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA -
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.46 2.14
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.95 1.62
Trans Order Code NA MN5
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.88 3.68
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.94 0.68
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD Automatic w/OD
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.46 2.96
Summary
Vehicle Name Hyundai Sonata Saturn L-Series
Body Style 4 Door Sedan 4 Door Sedan
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front Independent MacPherson Strut
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 0.45 - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) Double-wishbone w/Stabilizer Bar
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 1.00 - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear Independent Indep. Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) Multi-Link w/Stabilizer Bar
 
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