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Selected Style 4-Door Sedan 4-Door Luxury Sedan SLS
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Trim

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan Touring STS 18 27 $47,259 $51,650
4-Door Sedan Luxury SLS 18 27 $41,664 $45,535
Pricing
Invoice Price
$41,607
$41,664
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$47,825
$45,535
Monthly Payment Estimate
$797 / month
$759 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 18 mpg 18 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 23 mpg 27 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Mid-Size Mid-Size
Interior Dimensions
Second Shoulder Room (in) 56.6 58.0
Front Leg Room (in) 44.5 42.5
Front Hip Room (in) 55.0 55.6
Second Leg Room (in) 34.3 38.2
Front Head Room (in) 39.0 38.2
Passenger Volume (ft³) 100.0 119.9
Second Hip Room (in) 56.1 57.5
Front Shoulder Room (in) 57.7 59.1
Second Head Room (in) 37.4 38.0
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Exterior Dimensions
Height, Overall (in) 56.7 55.7
Track Width, Rear (in) 59.4 62.9
Wheelbase (in) 110.2 112.2
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - 27.8
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 70.9 75.0
Track Width, Front (in) 60.4 62.7
Min Ground Clearance (in) 5.3 5
Length, Overall (in) 189.2 201.0
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 14.8 15.7
Brakes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 12.0 x - TBD - 11.61 x 0.43
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 - 11.85 x 1.26
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) 19.8 18.5
Steering
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Speed Sensitive
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.38 2.4
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - 42.7
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 17.2 14.8
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 37.1 40.5
Tires
Spare Tire Size P225/55VR16 T125/70R16
Front Tire Order Code NA QPX
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size P225/55VR16 P225/60SR16
Rear Tire Order Code NA QPX
Front Tire Size P225/55VR16 P225/60SR16
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) N/A - TBD -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) N/A 200
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) N/A - TBD -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) N/A 2000
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3715 3989
Wheels
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7.5 16 x 7
Front Wheel Material Aluminum Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material Aluminum Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7.5 16 x 7
Spare Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7.5 16 x 4
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum Aluminum
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 11.6 12.5
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 80 140
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - 800
Engine
Fuel System EFI SFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 325 @ 3400 300 @ 4000
Engine Order Code NA LD8
Displacement 4.3L/242 4.6L/280
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 300 @ 5600 275 @ 5600
Engine Type Gas V8 Gas V8
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 23 27
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 18 18
Transmission
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.36 2.96
Clutch Size (in) NA NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.42 1.00
Trans Type 5 4
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.75 NA
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.43 2.13
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.18 1.63
Trans Order Code NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.27 3.11
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00 0.68
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD Automatic w/OD
Summary
Body Style 4 Door Sedan 4 Door Sedan
Vehicle Name Lexus GS 430 Cadillac Seville
Suspension
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) Double Wishbone w/Coil Spring
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front Independent MacPherson Strut
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) - TBD - 0.71
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) Double Wishbone w/Coil Spring
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD - 1.10
Suspension Type - Rear Independent Multi-link
 
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