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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
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan Manual GT 20 29 $25,740 $28,040
4-Door Sedan Automatic GT 20 29 $26,715 $29,015
4-Door Sedan Automatic Turbo w/Sunroof LP 20 27 $29,435 $31,835
4-Door Sedan Automatic Turbo 19 26 $31,550 $34,500
5-Door Wagon Automatic Turbo w/Sunroof LP 20 27 $30,735 $33,135
5-Door Wagon Automatic Turbo 19 26 $32,850 $35,800
5-Door Wagon Manual GT 20 29 $27,040 $29,340
5-Door Wagon Automatic GT 20 29 $28,015 $30,315
4-Door Sedan Manual 20 29 $24,510 $26,710
4-Door Sedan Automatic 20 29 $25,485 $27,685
5-Door Wagon Manual 20 29 $25,810 $28,010
5-Door Wagon Automatic 20 29 $26,785 $28,985
4-Door Sedan Automatic Turbo HP 19 26 $34,985 $38,685
5-Door Wagon Automatic 850 Turbo HP 19 26 $36,435 $40,135
4-Door Sedan Manual w/Sunroof GT 20 29 $26,940 $29,240
4-Door Sedan Automatic w/Sunroof GT 20 29 $27,915 $30,215
5-Door Wagon Manual w/Sunroof GT 20 29 $28,240 $30,540
5-Door Wagon Automatic w/Sunroof GT 20 29 $29,215 $31,515
Pricing
Invoice Price
$47,818
$24,510
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$54,750
$26,710
Monthly Payment Estimate
$913 / month
$445 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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TCC Rating
Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 17 mpg 20 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 23 mpg 29 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Compact Midsize
Interior Dimensions
Front Hip Room (in) 55.7 55.2
Second Leg Room (in) 34.3 35.2
Front Head Room (in) 37.2 39.1
Passenger Volume (ft³) 99.5 111.5
Second Hip Room (in) 60.3 55.2
Front Shoulder Room (in) 57.3 57.1
Second Head Room (in) 36.3 37.8
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Second Shoulder Room (in) 57.3 56.3
Front Leg Room (in) 41.2 41.4
Exterior Dimensions
Track Width, Rear (in) 59.0 57.9
Wheelbase (in) 113.0 104.9
Liftover Height (in) 20.9 - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 70.8 69.3
Track Width, Front (in) 59.1 59.8
Min Ground Clearance (in) 5.1 6.2
Length, Overall (in) 197.8 183.5
Height, Overall (in) 53.1 55.7
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 11.1 14.7/33.2
Brakes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.5 x 1.1 11.0" x TBD
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel Yes
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.6 x 0.78 11.5" x TBD
Brake Type Vacuum-assisted Pwr
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 23.1 19.3
Steering
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.8 3.2
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - NA
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 14.7 16.8
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 39.7 33.5
Steering Type Speed-Sensitive Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Tires
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size P225/60ZR16 P195/60R15
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size P225/60ZR16 P195/60R15
Spare Tire Size P225/60R16 Temp
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 165 N/A
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 165 495
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 3307 N/A
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 3307 3300
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 4080 3232
Wheels
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7 15" x 6.5"
Front Wheel Material Aluminum Steel
Spare Wheel Material - TBD - - TBD -
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7 15" x 6.5"
Spare Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7 Temp
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum Steel
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 13.0 7.6
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 700 520
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 120 80
Engine
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 289 @ 4000 162 @ 4700
Engine Order Code NA B5254-S
Displacement 4.0L/243 2.4L/148.6 CID
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 245 @ 4800 168 @ 6100
Engine Type Gas I6 Gas I5
Fuel System EFI EFI
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 23 29
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 17 20
Transmission
Clutch Size (in) NA NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00 1.19
Trans Type 4-Speed 5
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) NA 0.70
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Trans Description Cont. Again Electronic NA
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.09 3.30
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.48 1.77
Trans Order Code NA M56H
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.58 4.00
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.73 0.87
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD, Manual w/OD
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 2.48 3.07
Summary
Vehicle Name Jaguar XJ Volvo 850
Body Style 4 Door Sedan XJ6 4dr Sdn
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 46 - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front Fully Independent MacPherson Struts
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) N/A .767
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) Double Wishbone w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 36 - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 0.81 .787
Suspension Type - Rear Fully Independent Delta Link
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) Double Wishbone w/Coil Springs
 
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