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Selected Style 35 4-Door Sedan
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
35 4-Door Sedan 18 25 $37,538 $40,840
35 4-Door Sedan AWD 17 24 $39,829 $43,340
35 4-Door Sedan Sport 18 25 $40,105 $43,640
45 4-Door Sedan 17 23 $43,322 $47,150
45 4-Door Sedan Sport 17 23 $45,888 $49,950
525i 4-Door Sedan RWD
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan RWD 525i 20 30 $38,855 $42,500
4-Door Sedan RWD 530i 20 30 $42,770 $46,800
4-Door Sedan AWD 525xi 19 28 $40,855 $44,700
4-Door Sedan AWD 530xi 19 28 $44,770 $49,000
4-Door Sports Wagon AWD 530xi 19 28 $46,955 $51,400
4-Door Sedan RWD 550i 16 23 $52,415 $57,400
4-Door Sedan M5 12 18 $74,070 $81,200
Pricing
Invoice Price
$37,538
$38,855
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$40,840
$42,500
Monthly Payment Estimate
$681 / month
$708 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 18 mpg 20 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 25 mpg 30 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Mid-Size Mid-Size
Interior Dimensions
Second Leg Room (in) 37.3 36.0
Front Head Room (in) 39.6 37.7
Passenger Volume (ft³) 105.2 99.0
Second Hip Room (in) 53.9 - TBD -
Front Shoulder Room (in) 58.2 57.3
Second Head Room (in) 37.8 37.9
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Second Shoulder Room (in) 56.9 57.2
Front Leg Room (in) 44.2 41.5
Front Hip Room (in) 55.1 - TBD -
Exterior Dimensions
Liftover Height (in) 28.0 - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 70.8 72.7
Track Width, Front (in) 60.2 - TBD -
Min Ground Clearance (in) 5.1 - TBD -
Length, Overall (in) 192.6 191.1
Height, Overall (in) 59.4 57.8
Track Width, Rear (in) 60.8 - TBD -
Wheelbase (in) 114.2 113.7
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 14.9 14.0
Brakes
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 12.6 x 1.1 12.8 x - TBD -
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Brake ABS System Four-Wheel 4-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 12.1 x 0.6 12.6 x - TBD -
Brake Type Pwr Pwr-Assisted
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA NA
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 20 18.5
Steering
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.0 - TBD -
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 16.4 - TBD -
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 36.7 - TBD -
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Variable Pwr
Tires
Rear Tire Size P245/45VR18 P225/50R17
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size P245/45VR18 P225/50R17
Spare Tire Size P145/80D17 - TBD -
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 100 - TBD -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA - TBD -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 1000 - TBD -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA - TBD -
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3832 3428
Wheels
Front Wheel Material Aluminum Alloy
Spare Wheel Material Steel Alloy
Front Wheel Size (in) 18 x 8.0 17 x 7.5
Spare Wheel Size (in) - TBD - Compact
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum Alloy
Rear Wheel Size (in) 18 x 8.0 17 x 7.5
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 9.2 w/0.6 Reserve - TBD -
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 150 - TBD -
Engine
Displacement 3.5L/214 3.0L/183
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 280 @ 6200 215 @ 6250
Engine Type Gas V6 Gas 6-Cyl
Fuel System SMPI EFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 270 @ 4800 185 @ 2750
Engine Order Code NA NA
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 18 20
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 25 30
Transmission
Clutch Size (in) NA - TBD -
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.53 1.66
Trans Type 5 6
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.84 1.00
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Drivetrain Rear-Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.77 3.94
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.35 2.46
Trans Order Code NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.54 3.38
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00 1.23
Trans Description Cont. Automatic Manual
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA 0.85
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.84 4.32
Summary
Vehicle Name Infiniti M35 BMW 5 Series
Body Style 4 Door Sedan 4 Door Sedan
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) NA w/Lower Arms
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear Multi-Link 4-link Integral
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) NA NA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front Double Wishbone Double-Pivot
 
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