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Selected Style 4-Door Sedan Luxury
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Body Style

Trim

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan Luxury 20 26 $26,360 $29,100
4-Door Sedan Linear
Switch Style

Body Style

Trim

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door Convertible SE 22 32 $37,395 $39,995
4-Door Sedan Linear 23 31 $24,524 $25,995
4-Door Sedan Arc 22 30 $28,387 $30,090
4-Door Sedan Vector 22 30 $30,677 $32,590
Pricing
Invoice Price
$26,360
$24,524
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$29,100
$25,995
Monthly Payment Estimate
$485 / month
$433 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 20 mpg 23 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 26 mpg 31 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Mid-Size Compact
Interior Dimensions
Second Leg Room (in) 36.2 35.1
Front Head Room (in) 40.5 38.9
Passenger Volume (ft³) 102.5 90.0
Second Hip Room (in) 53.0 54.5
Front Shoulder Room (in) 56.4 56.3
Second Head Room (in) 37.4 37.5
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Second Shoulder Room (in) 56.2 55.1
Front Leg Room (in) 43.9 42.3
Front Hip Room (in) 54.3 54.5
Exterior Dimensions
Track Width, Front (in) 60.2 59.8
Min Ground Clearance (in) 6.3 - TBD -
Length, Overall (in) 193.7 182.2
Height, Overall (in) 57.0 56.8
Track Width, Rear (in) 59.4 59.3
Wheelbase (in) 108.3 105.3
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 70.2 68.3
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 14.9 15
Brakes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.65 x 0.94 11.8 x - TBD -
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel Four-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.94 x 0.35 11.4 x - TBD -
Brake Type Pwr-Assisted Pwr
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 18.5 16.4
Steering
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 16.6 - TBD -
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 40.0 35.4
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.6 2.97
Tires
Rear Tire Order Code NA - TBD -
Front Tire Size P215/55HR17 P215/55R15
Spare Tire Size - TBD - - TBD -
Front Tire Order Code NA - TBD -
Spare Tire Order Code NA - TBD -
Rear Tire Size P215/55HR17 P215/55R15
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 100 - TBD -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 1000 - TBD -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3306 3175
Wheels
Spare Wheel Material Steel - TBD -
Front Wheel Size (in) 17 x 7.0 15 x - TBD -
Spare Wheel Size (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum Alloy
Rear Wheel Size (in) 17 x 7.0 15 x - TBD -
Front Wheel Material Aluminum Alloy
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 8.1 - TBD -
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 110 - TBD -
Engine
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 255 @ 5800 175 @ 5500
Engine Type Gas V6 Gas I4
Fuel System SMFI Turbocharged MFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 246 @ 4400 195 @ 2500-4000
Engine Order Code NA NA
Displacement 3.5L/213 2.0L/121
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 20 23
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 26 31
Transmission
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) NA - TBD -
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA -
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Drivetrain Front-Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.27 - TBD -
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.55 - TBD -
Trans Order Code NA MAN
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.79 - TBD -
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.69 - TBD -
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD Manual
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 2.79 - TBD -
Clutch Size (in) NA NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00 - TBD -
Trans Type 4 5
Summary
Vehicle Name Infiniti I35 Saab 9-3
Body Style 4 Door Sedan 4 Door Sedan
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs w/Stabilizer Bar
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear Multi-Link 4-link
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs w/Stabilizer Bar
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front Strut-Type MacPherson Strut
 
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