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Compare 1999 Lexus GS 300 Luxury Perform Sedan vs 1999 Acura RL

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Selected Style 4-Door Sedan 4-Door Sedan
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan 18 24 $36,591 $41,900
4-Door Sedan w/Navigation System 18 24 $38,338 $43,900
Pricing
Invoice Price
$32,403
$36,591
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$37,305
$41,900
Monthly Payment Estimate
$622 / month
$698 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 20 mpg 18 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 25 mpg 24 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Mid-Size Mid-Size
Interior Dimensions
Second Hip Room (in) 56.1 56.5
Front Shoulder Room (in) 57.7 56.9
Second Head Room (in) 37.4 36.8
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Second Shoulder Room (in) 56.6 56.3
Front Leg Room (in) 44.5 42.1
Front Hip Room (in) 55.0 55.7
Second Leg Room (in) 34.3 35.4
Front Head Room (in) 39.0 38.8
Passenger Volume (ft³) 100.0 96.5
Exterior Dimensions
Min Ground Clearance (in) 5.3 4.9
Length, Overall (in) 189.2 196.6
Height, Overall (in) 55.9 56.4
Track Width, Rear (in) 59.4 60.6
Wheelbase (in) 110.2 114.6
Liftover Height (in) 26.0 - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 70.9 71.7
Track Width, Front (in) 60.4 61.0
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 14.8 14.0
Brakes
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Brake ABS System Four Wheel Four-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 12.08 x 0.47 11.1 x 0.47
Brake Type Pwr-Assisted Pwr-Assisted
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.65 x 1.26 11.8 x 1.1
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 19.8 18.0
Steering
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 17.2 16.0
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 37.1 36.1
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr-Assisted
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.38 3.35
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) 38.4 NA
Tires
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size P215/60R16 P215/60R16
Spare Tire Size P215/60R16 135/80R16
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size P215/60R16 P215/60R16
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA - TBD -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA - TBD -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA - TBD -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA - TBD -
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3638 3840
Wheels
Spare Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7.5 Compact
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7.5 16 x 7.0
Front Wheel Material Aluminum Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material Aluminum Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7.5 16 x 7.0
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 8.1 8.2
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 100 110
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 582 - TBD -
Engine
Engine Type Gas I6 Gas V6
Fuel System EFI PGM-FI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 220 @ 4000 224 @ 2800
Engine Order Code NA NA
Displacement 3.0L/183 3.5L/212
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 225 @ 6000 210 @ 5200
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 20 18
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 25 24
Transmission
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive Front-Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.431 1.880
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.180 1.454
Trans Order Code NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.916 3.133
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.000 0.652
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD, Automatic w/OD,
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.357 2.458
Clutch Size (in) NA NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.424 0.948
Trans Type 5 4
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.753 NA
Trans Description Cont. Again Electronic Electronic
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) - NA
Summary
Body Style 4 Door Sedan 4 Door Sedan
Vehicle Name Lexus GS 300 Luxury Perform Sdn Acura RL
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 32 - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 1.14 1.13
Suspension Type - Rear Independent Double-Wishbone
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) Double Wishbone w/Stabilizer Bar
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 32 - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front Independent Double-Wishbone
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 0.55 0.67
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) Double Wishbone w/Stabilizer Bar
 
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