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Selected Style 2008 Infiniti FX 4-Door Sedan 3.0L Sport RWD
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan RWD 3.0L Sport 18 26 $29,388 $31,600
4-Door Sedan RWD 3.0L Luxury 18 25 $29,388 $31,600
4-Door Sedan 4MATIC 3.0L Sport 17 25 $32,401 $34,840
4-Door Sedan 4MATIC 3.0L Luxury 17 25 $32,401 $34,840
4-Door Sedan RWD 3.5L Sport 17 25 $34,317 $36,900
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$29,388
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
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$31,600
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$527 / month
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TCC's Bottom Line More sport, more luxury, and more features for the money make the new 2008 Mercedes-Benz C-Class a more attractive possibility.
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City N/A mpg 18 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway N/A mpg 26 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification - Compact
Interior Dimensions
Second Head Room (in) - 36.9
Passenger Capacity - 5
Second Shoulder Room (in) - 55.1
Front Leg Room (in) - 41.7
Front Hip Room (in) - - TBD -
Second Leg Room (in) - 33.4
Front Head Room (in) - 37.1
Passenger Volume (ft³) - 89.0
Second Hip Room (in) - - TBD -
Front Shoulder Room (in) - 54.7
Exterior Dimensions
Min Ground Clearance (in) - - TBD -
Length, Overall (in) - 182.3
Height, Overall (in) - 56.3
Track Width, Rear (in) - - TBD -
Wheelbase (in) - 108.7
Liftover Height (in) - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) - 69.7
Track Width, Front (in) - - TBD -
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) - 12.4
Brakes
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) - NA
Brake ABS System - 4-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) - Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) - 11.8 x 0.86
Brake Type - Power
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) - NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) - Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) - 11.6 x 1.26
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) - 17.4
Steering
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall - - TBD -
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) - 35.6
Steering Type - Rack & Pinion Steering
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) - 2.5
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - - TBD -
Tires
Front Tire Size - P225/45R17
Spare Tire Size - Compact
Front Tire Order Code - NA
Spare Tire Order Code - NA
Rear Tire Size - P245/40R17
Rear Tire Order Code - NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) - NA
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) - NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) - NA
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) - NA
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) - 3527
Wheels
Spare Wheel Size (in) - Compact
Rear Wheel Material - Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in) - 17 x 8.5
Front Wheel Material - Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material - Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) - 17 x 7.5
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) - - TBD -
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) - - TBD -
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - - TBD -
Engine
Engine Type - Gas V6
Fuel System - - TBD -
SAE Net Torque @ RPM - 221 @ 2700 - 5000
Engine Order Code - NA
Displacement - 3.0L/183
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM - 228 @ 6000
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) - 26
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) - 18
Transmission
Drivetrain - Rear Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) - 4.63
Second Gear Ratio (:1) - 2.78
Trans Order Code - 411
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) - 3.07
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) - 1.25
Trans Description Cont. - Manual
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) - 0.81
First Gear Ratio (:1) - 5.10
Clutch Size (in) - - TBD -
Third Gear Ratio (:1) - 1.75
Trans Type - 6
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) - 1.00
Trans Description Cont. Again - NA
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) - NA
Summary
Body Style - 4 Door Sedan
Vehicle Name - Mercedes-Benz C-Class
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear - Independent
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) - 5-Arm Multi-link
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front - Independent
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) - 3-Link
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - - TBD -
 
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