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Selected Style 4-Door Wagon (CA/NY) 4-Door Wagon 4WD Base
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Features

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Wagon 4WD 14 18 $30,833 $35,300
4-Door Wagon 4WD Premium Pkg 14 18 $33,453 $38,300
Pricing
Invoice Price
$41,809
$30,833
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$48,700
$35,300
Monthly Payment Estimate
$812 / month
$588 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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TCC Rating
Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 13 mpg 14 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 15 mpg 18 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Special Purpose Special Purpose
Interior Dimensions
Third Head Room (in) 36.7 -
Front Hip Room (in) 59.5 53.7
Passenger Volume (ft³) - TBD - 105.3
Third Shoulder Room (in) 59.5 -
Second Leg Room (in) 32.8 39.1
Front Head Room (in) 40.3 39.8
Second Hip Room (in) 59.5 53.5
Front Shoulder Room (in) 58.7 57.3
Passenger Capacity 7 5
Third Leg Room (in) 28.5 -
Second Head Room (in) 39.7 39.8
Third Hip Room (in) 59.4 -
Second Shoulder Room (in) 58.7 57.3
Front Leg Room (in) 41.7 40.8
Exterior Dimensions
Min Ground Clearance (in) 10.8 8.5
Length, Overall (in) 189.8 178.9
Rear Door Opening Width (in) - TBD - 53.5
Height, Overall (in) 73.6 72.2
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - -TBD-
Track Width, Rear (in) 63.0 59.8
Wheelbase (in) 112.2 108.7
Rear Door Opening Height (in) - TBD - 49.0
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 76.0 72.2
Track Width, Front (in) 62.8 59.6
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in) - TBD - NA
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³) 52.9 NA
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) - TBD - 40.0
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in) - TBD - 35.4
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³) 75.1 43.7
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in) - TBD - -TBD-
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) - TBD - 42.1
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in) - TBD - 60.8
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³) 90.9 85.3
Brakes
Brake Type Pwr-Assisted Pwr-Assisted
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 12.3 x - TBD - 11.0 x 1.02
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Brake ABS System Four-Wheel Four-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 13.2 x - TBD - 12.3 x 0.71
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 25.1 22.5
Steering
Steering Type Pwr Recirculating Ball Pwr-Assisted
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.4 3.7
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - -TBD-
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 18.6 15.8
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 42.0 38.1
Tires
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size P275/70R16 P245/70R16
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size P275/70R16 P245/70R16
Spare Tire Size P275/70R16 P245/70R16
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA 500
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 500 500
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA 5000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 5000 5000
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 4971 4315
Wheels
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 8 16" x 7.0"
Front Wheel Material Aluminum Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material Aluminum Aluminum
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 8 16" x 7.0"
Spare Wheel Size (in) 16 x 8 16" x 7.0"
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum Aluminum
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 14.2 9.3
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - -TBD-
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 80 75
Engine
Displacement 4.5L/273 3.2L/193
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 212 @ 4600 190 @ 5600
Engine Type Gas I6 Gas V6
Fuel System SPFI SEFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 275 @ 3200 188 @ 4000
Engine Order Code NA NA
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 13 14
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 15 18
Transmission
Clutch Size (in) NA NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.000 1.000
Trans Type 4 4
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High 1.00 1.00
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Trans Description Cont. Again Electronic Electronic
Drivetrain All Wheel Drive Four-Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.393 2.000
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.531 1.618
Trans Order Code NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.087 4.555
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.753 0.723
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD, Automatic w/OD,
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low - TBD - 3.48
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 2.804 2.856
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) - NA
Summary
Vehicle Name Lexus LX 450 Luxury Wagon Acura SLX
Body Style 4 Door SUV 4 Door SUV
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - -TBD-
Suspension Type - Front Leading Arm Double-Wishbone
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 0.98 0.75
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs w/Torsion Bar
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - -TBD-
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 1.1 1.02
Suspension Type - Rear Four-Link Multi-link
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs w/Coil Springs
 
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