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Selected Style 4-Door Journey RWD
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Trim

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door RWD Journey 19 27 $30,550 $32,850
4-Door RWD Sport 6MT 17 25 $34,418 $37,150
4-Door AWD x 18 25 $32,039 $34,450
4-Door Sedan RWD
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan RWD 19 27 $37,496 $40,320
4-Door Sedan AWD 19 26 $39,787 $42,780
Pricing
Invoice Price
$30,550
$37,496
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$32,850
$40,320
Monthly Payment Estimate
$548 / month
$672 / month
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TCC's Bottom Line The 2013 Infiniti G37 offers some of the sensory thrills of a sports car, in a more practical sedan body style, although it's not as refined as other premium-brand alternatives. The 2013 Lexus IS 250 and IS 350 look like exciting sport sedans--especially in F Sport guise--though they're not as fun to drive or even as fuel-efficient as other small sport sedans.
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 19 mpg 19 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 27 mpg 27 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Midsize Cars Sub-Compact
Interior Dimensions
Second Hip Room (in) 53.7 53.7
Front Shoulder Room (in) 55.6 54.4
Passenger Volume (ft³) 99.0 85.7
Second Head Room (in) 37.7 36.7
Second Shoulder Room (in) 55.2 52.7
Front Leg Room (in) 43.9 43.9
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Front Hip Room (in) 55.1 54.1
Second Leg Room (in) 34.7 30.6
Front Head Room (in) 40.5 37.2
Exterior Dimensions
Track Width, Front (in) 59.8 60.4
Min Ground Clearance (in) 5.1 5.7
Length, Overall (in) 187.9 180.3
Height, Overall (in) 57.2 56.1
Track Width, Rear (in) 60.2 60.4
Wheelbase (in) 112.2 107.5
Liftover Height (in) 28.7 - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 69.8 70.9
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 13.5 13.0
Brakes
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 12.1 x 0.6 12.2 x - TBD -
Brake Type Pwr Pwr
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 13.15 x - TBD -
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 20.0 17.1
Steering
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 16.4 13.4
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 36.1 33.5
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Electric Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.1 2.91
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - N/A
Tires
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size P225/55VR17 P225/45VR17
Spare Tire Size T145/80D17 Compact
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size P225/55VR17 P245/45VR17
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3628 3527
Wheels
Front Wheel Size (in) 17 x 7.5 17 x 8.0
Spare Wheel Size (in) 17 x - TBD - Compact
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in) 17 x 7.5 17 x 8.0
Front Wheel Material Aluminum Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material Aluminum Steel
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 9.0 - TBD -
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 150 100
Engine
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 269 @ 5200 277 @ 4800
Engine Order Code NA NA
Displacement 3.7L/225 3.5L/210
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 328 @ 7000 306 @ 6400
Engine Type Gas V6 Gas V6
Fuel System Electronic Fuel Injection Direct Injection
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 27 27
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 19 19
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG) 22 22
Transmission
Clutch Size (in) NA NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 2.04 1.400
Trans Type 7 6
Drivetrain Rear-Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00 0.716
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.97 3.224
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 3.19 2.042
Trans Order Code NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.36 4.083
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.41 1.000
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD Automatic w/Manual Shift
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.86 0.586
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) 0.77 -
First Gear Ratio (:1) 4.92 3.520
Summary
Vehicle Name Infiniti G37 Sedan Lexus IS 350
Body Style 4 Door Sedan Sedan
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear Multi-Link Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) NA w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front Independent Double Wishbone
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) NA w/Coil Springs
Emissions
EPA Greenhouse Gas Score 5 5
Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year 8.3 8.3
Crash Test Ratings
Overall Rating -
Overall Frontal Barrier Crash Rating -
Frontal Barrier Crash Rating Driver -
Frontal Barrier Crash Rating Passenger -
Overall Side Crash Rating -
Side Barrier Rating -
Side Barrier Rating Driver -
Side Barrier Rating Passenger Rear Seat -
Side Pole Rating Driver Front Seat -
Combined Side Rating Front Seat -
Combined Side Rating Rear Seat -
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