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Selected Style 4-Door Sedan 4-Door Sedan 1.9L
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan 1.9L 22 30 $22,466 $23,900
Pricing
Invoice Price
$28,130
$22,466
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$31,725
$23,900
Monthly Payment Estimate
$529 / month
$398 / month
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 21 mpg 22 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 29 mpg 30 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Compact Compact
Interior Dimensions
Front Hip Room (in) 55.5 51.7
Second Leg Room (in) 35.6 32.7
Front Head Room (in) 37.6 38.7
Passenger Volume (ft³) 96.4 88
Second Hip Room (in) 55.5 51.7
Front Shoulder Room (in) 56.8 54.0
Second Head Room (in) 36.9 37.2
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Second Shoulder Room (in) 55.8 54.1
Front Leg Room (in) 42.2 41.1
Exterior Dimensions
Track Width, Rear (in) 60.0 58.0
Wheelbase (in) 107.1 100.9
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 71.3 67.6
Track Width, Front (in) 61.0 58.0
Min Ground Clearance (in) 6.1 5.3
Length, Overall (in) 191.1 177.8
Height, Overall (in) 57.3 56.0
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 14.5 13.2
Brakes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.65 x - TBD - - TBD -
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Brake ABS System Four-Wheel 4-wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.6 x - TBD - - TBD -
Brake Type Pwr-Assisted Pwr
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 18.5 15.9
Steering
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.1 3.1
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 16 17.3
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 36.1 34.7
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Tires
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size P215/60VR16 195/60HR15
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size P215/60VR16 195/60HR15
Spare Tire Size P215/60VR16 - TBD -
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 200 200
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA - TBD -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 2000 2000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA - TBD -
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3439 2767
Wheels
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6.5 15 x 6
Front Wheel Material Aluminum Alloy
Spare Wheel Material Aluminum - TBD -
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6.5 15 x 6
Spare Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6.5 - TBD -
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum Alloy
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 9.7 - TBD -
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 582 - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 100 100
Engine
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 220 @ 4400 177 @ 1800 - 5000
Engine Order Code NA NA
Displacement 3.0L/183 1.9L/119
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 210 @ 5800 170 @ 5500
Engine Type Gas V6 Turbo Gas I4
Fuel System EFI EFI
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 29 30
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 21 22
Transmission
Clutch Size (in) NA NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.41 - TBD -
Trans Type 5 5
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.70 - TBD -
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.14 - TBD -
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.19 - TBD -
Trans Order Code NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.48 2.44
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.97 - TBD -
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD Automatic
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.94 - TBD -
Summary
Vehicle Name Lexus ES 300 Volvo S40
Body Style 4 Door Sedan 4 Door Sedan
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - NA
Suspension Type - Front Independent MacPherson Strut
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) - TBD - .51
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) MacPherson Strut w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - NA
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD - .75
Suspension Type - Rear Independent Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) MacPherson Strut w/Coil Springs
 
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