Compare 2001 Lexus IS 300 vs 2001 Cadillac Catera

2001 Lexus IS 300
2001 Cadillac Catera
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300 4-Door Sedan
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
300 4-Door Sedan 18 23 $27,108 $30,805
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4-Door Sedan
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan 17 24 $28,957 $31,305
Pricing
Invoice Price
$27,108
$28,957
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$30,805
$31,305
Monthly Payment Estimate
$513 / month
$522 / month
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
Fuel Economy
City
18 mpg 17 mpg
Highway
23 mpg 24 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification
Mid-Size Mid-Size
Interior Dimensions
Second Leg Room (in)
30.2 37.5
Front Head Room (in)
39.1 38.7
Passenger Volume (ft³)
89.2 98.2
Second Hip Room (in)
53.9 55.2
Front Shoulder Room (in)
52.6 54.6
Second Head Room (in)
37.7 38.4
Passenger Capacity
5 5
Second Shoulder Room (in)
53.5 55.9
Front Leg Room (in)
42.7 42.2
Front Hip Room (in)
52.8 54.9
Exterior Dimensions
Liftover Height (in)
- TBD - NA
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)
67.7 70.3
Track Width, Front (in)
58.9 59.3
Min Ground Clearance (in)
4.92 5.2
Length, Overall (in)
176.6 192.2
Height, Overall (in)
54.9 56.4
Track Width, Rear (in)
58.46 59.8
Wheelbase (in)
105.1 107.4
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³)
10.1 14.5
Brakes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
11.6 x 1.3 11.65 x 1.1
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
NA NA
Brake ABS System
Four Wheel Yes
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
12.0 x .5 11.26 x 0.47
Brake Type
Pwr Power
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
17.5 16.0
Steering
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft)
37.4 36.3
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall
14.5 14.8
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)
34.1 33.5
Steering Type
Pwr Rack & Pinion Speed-Sensitive
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering)
3.25 3.0
Tires
Rear Tire Size
P215/45ZR17 P225/55HR16
Rear Tire Order Code
NA NA
Front Tire Size
P215/45ZR17 P225/55HR16
Spare Tire Size
P215/45ZR17 P225/55HR16
Front Tire Order Code
NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code
NA NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
N/A 100
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
N/A NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
N/A 1000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
N/A NA
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs)
3270 3770
Wheels
Front Wheel Material
Aluminum Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material
Aluminum - TBD -
Front Wheel Size (in)
17 x 7.0 16 x 7.0
Spare Wheel Size (in)
17 x 7.0 16 x 7.0
Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in)
17 x 7.0 16 x 7.0
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts)
7.9 10.6
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
582 300
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
100 120
Engine
Displacement
3.0L/183 3.0L/181
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
215 @ 5800 200 @ 6000
Engine Type
Gas I6 Gas V6
Fuel System
EFI EFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
218 @ 3800 192 @ 3600
Engine Order Code
NA L81
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
18 17
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
23 24
Transmission
Trans Type
5 4
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.753 NA
Trans Description Cont. Again
Electronic Electronic
Drivetrain
Rear Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1)
3.431 2.00
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
2.180 1.62
Trans Order Code
NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
3.91 3.90
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.000 0.72
Trans Description Cont.
Automatic w/OD, Automatic w/OD,
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1)
3.357 2.86
Clutch Size (in)
NA NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.424 1.00
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
- NA
Summary
Vehicle Name
Lexus IS 300 Cadillac Catera
Body Style
4 Door Sedan 4 Door Sedan
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in)
- TBD - 0.59
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
Double Wishbone w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm)
- TBD - - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in)
- TBD - 1.02
Suspension Type - Rear
Independent Multi-link
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
Double Wishbone w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm)
- TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front
Independent MacPherson strut

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