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Selected Style 4-Door Sedan
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan 17 23 $47,818 $54,750
4-Door Sedan Vanden Plas 17 23 $55,736 $63,800
4-Door Sedan Supercharged 12 20 $58,881 $67,400
4-Door Sedan L 17 23 $52,186 $59,750
4-Door Sedan Executive
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan Executive 17 25 $32,890 $37,280
4-Door Sedan Signature 17 25 $34,920 $39,640
4-Door Sedan Cartier 17 25 $37,982 $43,200
Pricing
Invoice Price
$47,818
$32,890
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$54,750
$37,280
Monthly Payment Estimate
$913 / month
$621 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 17 mpg 17 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 23 mpg 25 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Compact Large
Interior Dimensions
Second Leg Room (in) 34.3 41.1
Front Head Room (in) 37.2 39.1
Passenger Volume (ft³) 99.5 116.0
Second Hip Room (in) 60.3 57.0
Front Shoulder Room (in) 57.3 62.1
Second Head Room (in) 36.3 38.0
Passenger Capacity 5 6
Second Shoulder Room (in) 57.3 62.1
Front Leg Room (in) 41.2 42.6
Front Hip Room (in) 55.7 57.2
Exterior Dimensions
Liftover Height (in) 20.9 30.1
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 70.8 76.7
Track Width, Front (in) 59.1 62.8
Min Ground Clearance (in) 5.1 6.0
Length, Overall (in) 197.8 219
Height, Overall (in) 53.1 56.9
Track Width, Rear (in) 59.0 63.3
Wheelbase (in) 113.0 117.4
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 11.1 22.3
Brakes
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.5 x 1.1 11.3 x 1.0
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) 11.6 x 0.78 11.1 x 0.55
Brake Type Vacuum-assisted Power
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA NA
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 23.1 20.0
Steering
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.8 3.4
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - 44.1
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 14.7 16.4
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 39.7 42.0
Steering Type Speed-Sensitive Pwr Rack & Pinion Recirculating Ball
Tires
Rear Tire Size P225/60ZR16 P215/70R15
Rear Tire Order Code NA T3P
Front Tire Size P225/60ZR16 P215/70R15
Spare Tire Size P225/60R16 T125/80R16
Front Tire Order Code NA T3P
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 165 200
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 165 NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 3307 2000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 3307 NA
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 4080 3997
Wheels
Front Wheel Material Aluminum Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material - TBD - Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7 15 x 6.5
Spare Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7 16 x 4
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7 15 x 6.5
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 13.0 13.6
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 700 650
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 120 130
Engine
Displacement 4.0L/243 4.6L/281
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 245 @ 4800 190 @ 4250
Engine Type Gas I6 Gas V8
Fuel System EFI SMPI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 289 @ 4000 265 @ 3250
Engine Order Code NA 99W
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 17 17
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 23 25
Transmission
Clutch Size (in) NA NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00 1.00
Trans Type 4-Speed 4
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA -
Trans Description Cont. Again Electronic Electronic
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.09 2.32
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.48 1.56
Trans Order Code NA 44U
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.58 3.08
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.73 0.70
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD, Automatic w/OD,
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 2.48 2.84
Summary
Vehicle Name Jaguar XJ Lincoln Town Car
Body Style 4 Door Sedan XJ6 4 Door Sedan Executive
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) N/A 0.71
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) Double Wishbone w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 36 30
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 0.81 1.02
Suspension Type - Rear Fully Independent Four-bar-link
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) Double Wishbone w/Air springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 46 30
Suspension Type - Front Fully Independent Short/Long Arm
 
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