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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 Wagon 3.2L 20 27 $44,594 $47,950
4-Door Sedan 3.2L AWD 20 28 $46,407 $49,900
4-Door Wagon 3.2L AWD 20 26 $47,198 $50,750
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
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
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
Second Head Room (in) 37.4 37.2
Exterior Dimensions
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
Min Ground Clearance (in) 5.3 - TBD -
Length, Overall (in) 189.2 189.4
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 14.8 15.3
Brakes
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
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Brake ABS System Four Wheel 4 Wheel
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 19.8 21.1
Steering
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 -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 17.2 15.24
Tires
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
Front Tire Size P225/55VR16 215/55HR16
Trailering
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
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA - TBD -
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3693 3460
Wheels
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
Spare Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7.5 Full-Size
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
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
Engine Type Gas V8 Gas V6
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 24 30
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 17 21
Transmission
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
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
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) - NA
Summary
Body Style 4 Door Sedan 4 Door Sedan
Vehicle Name Lexus GS 400 Mercedes-Benz E-Class
Suspension
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 -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 1.14 - TBD -
 
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