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Selected Style 4-Door Sedan 4-Door Sedan 3.2L
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan 3.2L 21 30 $43,803 $47,100
4-Door Sedan 3.2L AWD 20 28 $46,407 $49,900
4-Door Sedan 4.3L 18 24 $48,779 $52,450
4-Door Sedan 4.3L AWD 17 23 $51,383 $55,250
4-Door Sedan 5.4L AMG 16 23 $64,914 $69,800
4-Door Wagon 3.2L 20 27 $44,594 $47,950
4-Door Wagon 3.2L AWD 20 26 $47,198 $50,750
Pricing
Invoice Price
$39,753
$43,803
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$46,305
$47,100
Monthly Payment Estimate
$772 / month
$785 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 17 mpg 21 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 24 mpg 30 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Mid-Size Mid-Size
Interior Dimensions
Second Head Room (in) 37.4 37.2
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Second Shoulder Room (in) 56.6 57.1
Front Leg Room (in) 44.5 41.3
Front Hip Room (in) 55.0 54.9
Second Leg Room (in) 34.3 36.1
Front Head Room (in) 39.0 37.6
Passenger Volume (ft³) 100.0 95
Second Hip Room (in) 56.1 55.9
Front Shoulder Room (in) 57.7 56.3
Exterior Dimensions
Min Ground Clearance (in) 5.3 - TBD -
Length, Overall (in) 189.2 189.4
Height, Overall (in) 55.9 56.7
Track Width, Rear (in) 59.4 59.9
Wheelbase (in) 110.2 111.5
Liftover Height (in) 26.0 - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 70.9 70.8
Track Width, Front (in) 60.4 60.2
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 14.8 15.3
Brakes
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) 12.0 x 0.47 11.4 x 0.4
Brake Type Pwr Power
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.6 x 1.26 11.8 x 1.1
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 19.8 21.1
Steering
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 17.2 15.24
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 37.1 37.2
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Variable Rate Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.4 3.3
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) 38.4 - TBD -
Tires
Front Tire Size P225/55VR16 215/55HR16
Spare Tire Size P225/55VR16 Full-Size
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size P225/55VR16 215/55HR16
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA - TBD -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA - TBD -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3693 3460
Wheels
Spare Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7.5 Full-Size
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7.5 16 x 7.5
Front Wheel Material Aluminum Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material Aluminum - TBD -
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7.5 16 x 7.5
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 9.8 - TBD -
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 100 100
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 582 74
Engine
Engine Type Gas V8 Gas V6
Fuel System EFI SMPI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 310 @ 4000 232 @ 3000-4800
Engine Order Code NA NA
Displacement 4.0L/242 3.2L/195
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 300 @ 6000 221 @ 5600
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 24 30
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 17 21
Transmission
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.431 3.10 (1.82 Winter Mode)
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.180 2.41
Trans Order Code NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.27 3.07
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.000 1.00
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD, Automatic w/OD
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.357 3.93
Clutch Size (in) NA NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.424 1.49
Trans Type 5 5
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.753 0.83
Trans Description Cont. Again Electronic Electronic
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) - NA
Summary
Body Style 4 Door Sedan 4 Door Sedan
Vehicle Name Lexus GS 400 Mercedes-Benz E-Class
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 1.14 - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear Independent 5-Link
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) Double Wishbone w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 32 - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front Independent Double Wishbone
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 0.55 - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) Double Wishbone w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 32 - TBD -
 
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