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Selected Style 45 4-Door Sedan
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
45 4-Door Sedan 17 23 $38,272 $42,300
4-Door Sedan Linear 2.3t
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan 2.3t Linear 22 31 $32,289 $34,335
4-Door Sedan 3.0t Arc 18 26 $36,518 $39,040
4-Door Sedan Aero 22 30 $36,518 $39,040
4-Door Wagon 2.3t Linear Sport 22 30 $32,956 $35,045
4-Door Wagon 3.0t Arc Sport 18 26 $37,173 $39,745
4-Door Wagon Aero Sport 21 30 $37,173 $39,745
Pricing
Invoice Price
$38,272
$32,289
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$42,300
$34,335
Monthly Payment Estimate
$705 / month
$572 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 17 mpg 22 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 23 mpg 31 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Mid-Size Mid-Size
Interior Dimensions
Second Head Room (in) 37.3 37.6
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Second Shoulder Room (in) 54.1 56.5
Front Leg Room (in) 42.1 42.4
Front Hip Room (in) 54.6 - TBD -
Second Leg Room (in) 32.5 36.6
Front Head Room (in) 39.8 38.7
Passenger Volume (ft³) 91.0 114.9
Second Hip Room (in) 52.7 - TBD -
Front Shoulder Room (in) 54.7 56.9
Exterior Dimensions
Length, Overall (in) 197.2 190
Height, Overall (in) 57.6 57.0
Track Width, Rear (in) 59.4 59.9
Wheelbase (in) 110.2 106.4
Liftover Height (in) NA - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 69.7 70.5
Track Width, Front (in) 59.4 59.9
Min Ground Clearance (in) 5.7 - TBD -
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 13.4 15.9
Brakes
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.5 x 0.6 11.26 x - TBD -
Brake Type Pwr-Assisted Pwr-Assisted
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.4 x 1.1 11.34 x - TBD -
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel Four-Wheel
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 21.1 18.5
Steering
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 40 37.1
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.9 2.9
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 18.4 15.9
Tires
Front Tire Size P235/45WR18 P215/55VR16
Spare Tire Size - TBD - - TBD -
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size P235/45WR18 215/55VR16
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA - TBD -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA - TBD -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3851 3470
Wheels
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in) 18 x 7.5 16 x 6.5
Front Wheel Material Aluminum Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material - TBD - - TBD -
Front Wheel Size (in) 18 x 7.5 16 x 6.5
Spare Wheel Size (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 8.9 NA
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 110 130
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - - TBD -
Engine
Engine Type Gas V8 Gas I4
Fuel System SMPFI Turbo Charged MFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 333 @ 4000 207 @ 1800
Engine Order Code NA NA
Displacement 4.5L/275 2.3L/140
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 340 @ 6400 185 @ 5500
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 23 31
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 17 22
Transmission
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.13 4.05
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00 0.89
Trans Description Cont. Automatic Manual
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.54 3.38
Clutch Size (in) NA - TBD -
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.47 1.18
Trans Type 5 5
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.83 0.66
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Drivetrain Rear-Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.37 3.17
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.26 1.76
Trans Order Code NA MAN
Summary
Body Style 4 Door Sedan 4 Door Sedan
Vehicle Name Infiniti M45 Saab 9-5
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear Independent Multi-link
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) Multi-Link w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front Independent Strut MacPherson Strut
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/coil springs w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
 
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