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Selected Style 4-Door Sedan Automatic
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Body Style

Transmission

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan Automatic 17 25 $23,130 $25,500
4-Door Base Sedan
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Body Style

Trim

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan Base 21 32 $20,450 $22,350
4-Door Sedan LS 20 30 $23,295 $25,460
4-Door Sedan SS Supercharged 19 28 $26,127 $28,555
Pricing
Invoice Price
$23,130
$20,450
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$25,500
$22,350
Monthly Payment Estimate
$425 / month
$373 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 17 mpg 21 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 25 mpg 32 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Large Large
Interior Dimensions
Second Head Room (in) 38.4 36.8
Passenger Capacity 5 6
Second Shoulder Room (in) 57.5 58.9
Front Leg Room (in) 43.7 42.2
Front Hip Room (in) 55.2 56.5
Second Leg Room (in) 37.2 38.4
Passenger Volume (ft³) 105.6 104.5
Front Head Room (in) 40.0 39.2
Second Hip Room (in) 54.6 55.7
Front Shoulder Room (in) 58.1 59.0
Exterior Dimensions
Min Ground Clearance (in) 6.9 - TBD -
Length, Overall (in) 196.0 200.0
Height, Overall (in) 58.5 57.3
Track Width, Rear (in) 61.4 61.1
Wheelbase (in) 110.2 110.5
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 72.8 73.0
Track Width, Front (in) 61.8 62.0
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 15.5 18.6
Brakes
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.2 x - TBD - 10.9 x 0.43
Brake Type Pwr Pwr
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.9 x - TBD - 11.93 x 1.26
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel NA
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 18.5 17.0
Steering
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall - TBD - 15.2
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 37.4 38.0
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.76 2.74
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Tires
Front Tire Size P225/60R16 P225/60R16
Spare Tire Size P225/60R16 Compact
Front Tire Order Code NA QUF
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size P225/60R16 P225/60R16
Rear Tire Order Code NA QUF
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) - TBD - 1000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) - TBD - 100
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 4021 3389
Wheels
Spare Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6.5 - TBD -
Rear Wheel Material Alloy Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6.5 16 x - TBD -
Front Wheel Material Alloy Steel
Spare Wheel Material Alloy Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6.5 16 x - TBD -
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 10.6 11.7
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 110 102
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - 600
Engine
Engine Type Gas V6 Gas V6
Fuel System MPFI SFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 220 @ 3500 205 @ 4000
Engine Order Code NA LA1
Displacement 3.5L/213 3.4L/204
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 200 @ 5500 180 @ 5200
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 25 32
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 17 21
Transmission
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.06 1.57
Trans Order Code NA MX0
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.33 2.86
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.04 0.71
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD Automatic w/OD
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.79 2.92
Clutch Size (in) NA NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.42 1.00
Trans Type 5 4
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.73 NA
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Trans Description Cont. Again Sportmatic shifter NA
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.87 2.39
Summary
Body Style 4dr Sedan 4 Door Sedan
Vehicle Name Kia Amanti Chevrolet Impala
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD - 1.26
Suspension Type - Rear Independent MacPherson Strut
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) Multi-Link w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front Independent MacPherson Strut
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) - TBD - 0.55
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) Double Wishbone w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
 
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