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Selected Style 4-Door Sedan RWD
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan RWD 22 30 $37,971 $43,150
4-Door Sedan AWD 21 27 $39,688 $45,100
4-Door Sedan 3.2L FrontTrak Automatic
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan quattro Automatic 3.2L 19 27 $40,641 $43,970
4-Door Sedan quattro Automatic 4.2L 17 23 $49,559 $53,770
4-Door Wagon Avant quattro Automatic 3.2L 18 26 $43,280 $46,870
4-Door Sedan FrontTrak Automatic 3.2L 21 29 $37,572 $40,820
Pricing
Invoice Price
$37,971
$37,572
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$43,150
$40,820
Monthly Payment Estimate
$719 / month
$680 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 22 mpg 21 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 30 mpg 29 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Mid-Size Midsize
Interior Dimensions
Front Leg Room (in) 43.5 41.3
Front Hip Room (in) 54.4 - TBD -
Second Leg Room (in) 36.4 36.9
Front Head Room (in) 38.8 38.7
Passenger Volume (ft³) 110.5 97.9
Second Hip Room (in) 51.4 - TBD -
Front Shoulder Room (in) 56.3 57.1
Second Head Room (in) 37.0 37.8
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Second Shoulder Room (in) 55.1 55.9
Exterior Dimensions
Track Width, Rear (in) 60.6 63.7
Wheelbase (in) 112.2 111.9
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 71.7 71.3
Track Width, Front (in) 60.4 63.5
Min Ground Clearance (in) 5.1 4.6
Length, Overall (in) 190.0 193.5
Height, Overall (in) 56.1 57.5
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 12.7 15.9
Brakes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 12.2 x - TBD - 11.9 x 0.47
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) 11.6 x - TBD - 12.6 x 1.18
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Brake ABS System Four Wheel 4-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 18.8 21.1
Steering
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.2 2.74
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 16.5 16.1
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 34.1 39.0
Tires
Spare Tire Order Code NA H1B
Rear Tire Size P225/50VR17 P225/55R16
Rear Tire Order Code NA H1B
Front Tire Size P225/50VR17 P225/55R16
Spare Tire Size - TBD - P225/55R16
Front Tire Order Code NA H1B
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) N/A - TBD -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) N/A - TBD -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) N/A - TBD -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) N/A - TBD -
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3536 3836
Wheels
Rear Wheel Size (in) 17 x 7.5 16 x 7.5
Front Wheel Material Aluminum Alloy
Spare Wheel Material - TBD - Alloy
Front Wheel Size (in) 17 x 7.5 16 x 7.5
Spare Wheel Size (in) Compact 16 x 7.5
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum Alloy
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) - TBD - 10.1
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) - TBD - 180
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - - TBD -
Engine
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 230 @ 3600 243 @ 3250
Engine Order Code NA NA
Displacement 3.0L/183 3.2L/191
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 245 @ 6200 255 @ 6500
Engine Type Gas V6 Gas V6
Fuel System EFI DI
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 30 29
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 22 21
Transmission
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.58 0.50
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.54 2.51
Clutch Size (in) NA NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.40 1.10
Trans Type 6 7
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.71 0.64
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.17 2.51
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.06 1.48
Trans Order Code A960E NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.91 4.88
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00 0.82
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD Automatic CVT
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) - 0.38
Summary
Body Style 4 Door Sedan 4 Door Sedan
Vehicle Name Lexus GS 300 Audi A6
Suspension
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) NA NA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front Independent Four-Link
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) - TBD - NA
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) Double Wishbone NA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear Multi-link Trapezoidal-Link
 
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