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Selected Style 2-Door Coupe
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Trim

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door Coupe 18 25 $62,419 $69,366
2-Door Coupe Supercharged 16 23 $73,210 $81,365
2-Door Coupe Supercharged Silverstone 16 23 $87,280 $98,115
2-Door Convertible 17 24 $66,919 $74,355
2-Door Convertible Supercharged 16 22 $77,719 $86,355
2-Door Convertible Supercharged Silverstone 16 23 $87,589 $98,105
325i 4-Door Sedan
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door Coupe 325Ci 20 29 $26,250 $28,990
2-Door Coupe 330Ci 21 30 $31,650 $34,990
2-Door Coupe M3 16 24 $41,020 $45,400
2-Door Convertible 325Ci 20 29 $32,550 $35,990
2-Door Convertible 330Ci 21 30 $38,320 $42,400
2-Door Convertible M3 16 24 $48,220 $53,400
4-Door Sedan 325i 20 29 $24,450 $26,990
4-Door Sedan 330i 21 30 $30,750 $33,990
4-Door Sport Wagon 325i 20 29 $26,620 $29,400
Pricing
Invoice Price
$62,419
$24,450
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$69,366
$26,990
Monthly Payment Estimate
$1156 / month
$450 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 18 mpg 20 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 25 mpg 29 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Mini-Compact Compact
Interior Dimensions
Front Hip Room (in) 54.7 - TBD -
Second Leg Room (in) 23.7 32.0
Front Head Room (in) 37.4 38.3
Passenger Volume (ft³) 75 80.0
Second Hip Room (in) 42.9 - TBD -
Front Shoulder Room (in) 55.2 54.5
Second Head Room (in) 33.3 36.9
Passenger Capacity 4 5
Second Shoulder Room (in) 51.5 45.9
Front Leg Room (in) 43.0 41.7
Exterior Dimensions
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 72.0 69.2
Track Width, Front (in) 59.2 55.4
Min Ground Clearance (in) 5.7 - TBD -
Length, Overall (in) 187.4 176.7
Height, Overall (in) 50.5 54.6
Track Width, Rear (in) 59.0 55.9
Wheelbase (in) 101.9 107.3
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 11.1 7.7
Brakes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 12.8 x 1.1 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) 12.1 x 0.8 11.6 x - TBD -
Brake Type Pwr Pwr-Assisted
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 19.9 16.6
Steering
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.8 3.0
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall Variable 15.4
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 36.1 34.4
Steering Type Speed-Sensitive Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Tires
Rear Tire Size P245/50ZR17 P205/55HR16
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size P245/50ZR17 P205/55HR16
Spare Tire Size P245/50ZR17 P205/55HR16
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA N/A
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA N/A
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA N/A
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3709 3241
Wheels
Front Wheel Material Aluminum Alloy
Spare Wheel Material Aluminum Alloy
Front Wheel Size (in) 17 x 8 16 x 7.0
Spare Wheel Size (in) 17 x 8 16 x 7.0
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum Alloy
Rear Wheel Size (in) 17 x 8 16 x 7.0
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 12.3 - TBD -
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 130 120
Engine
Displacement 4.0L/244 2.5/152
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 290 @ 6100 184 @ 6000
Engine Type Gas V8 Gas 6-Cyl
Fuel System SPFI EFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 290 @ 4250 175 @ 3500
Engine Order Code NA NA
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 25 (2000) 29
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 18 (2000) 20
Transmission
Clutch Size (in) NA - TBD -
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.51 1.66
Trans Type 5 5
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.80 1.00
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA -
Trans Description Cont. Again Automatic w/OD NA
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 4.09 3.85
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.20 2.49
Trans Order Code NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.06 2.93
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00 1.24
Trans Description Cont. Electronic Manual
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.57 4.21
Summary
Vehicle Name Jaguar XK8 BMW 3 Series
Body Style 2 Door Coupe 4 Door Sedan
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front Fully Independent MacPherson Strut
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 13 - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) Double Wishbone w/Lower Arms
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 25 - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear Fully Independent Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) Lower Wishbone w/Upper Arms
 
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