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Selected Style 4-Door Wagon (CA/NY/MA/CT) 4-Door LE
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Trim

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door LE 14 17 $31,150 $35,000
4-Door LSE 14 17 $33,820 $38,000
Pricing
Invoice Price
$47,175
$31,150
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$54,950
$35,000
Monthly Payment Estimate
$916 / month
$583 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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TCC Rating
Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 13 mpg 14 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 16 mpg 17 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Special Purpose Special Purpose
Interior Dimensions
Third Hip Room (in) 56.4 NA
Second Shoulder Room (in) 61.1 - TBD -
Front Leg Room (in) 42.3 38.5
Third Head Room (in) 36.3 NA
Front Hip Room (in) 58.6 58.9
Passenger Volume (ft³) - TBD - - TBD -
Third Shoulder Room (in) 61.1 NA
Second Leg Room (in) 34.3 36.3
Front Head Room (in) 40.0 37.4
Second Hip Room (in) 57.9 58.9
Front Shoulder Room (in) 61.3 - TBD -
Passenger Capacity 8 5
Third Leg Room (in) 27.3 NA
Second Head Room (in) 39.5 39.2
Exterior Dimensions
Track Width, Front (in) 63.8 58.5
Min Ground Clearance (in) 9.8 8.1
Length, Overall (in) 192.5 178.7
Rear Door Opening Width (in) 46.8 60.6
Height, Overall (in) 72.8 77.4
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - 29.0
Track Width, Rear (in) 63.6 58.5
Wheelbase (in) 112.2 100.0
Rear Door Opening Height (in) 37.1 41.5
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 76.4 70.6
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in) 63.6 - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³) 90.4 69.8
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in) NA - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³) NA NA
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) 42.6 - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in) 46.3 - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³) 50.5 45.8
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in) 51.9 - TBD -
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) 39.4 45.8
Brakes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 12.9 x 0.71 - TBD -
Brake Type Pwr-Assisted Power
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 12.2 x 1.26 - TBD -
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Brake ABS System Four-Wheel Four-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 25.4 23.4
Steering
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 39.7 39.4
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr Worm & Roller
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.8 3.3
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) 41.7 - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 19.8 19.3
Tires
Spare Tire Size P275/70R16 235/70HR16
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size P275/70R16 235/70HR16
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size P275/70R16 235/70HR16
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA 165
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 650 330
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA 1650
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 6500 5500
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 5402 4465
Wheels
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum Alloy
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 8 16 x 7
Front Wheel Material Aluminum Alloy
Spare Wheel Material Aluminum Alloy
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 8 16 x 7
Spare Wheel Size (in) 16 x 8 16 x 7
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 16.3 - TBD -
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 100 100
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 710 600
Engine
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 320 @ 3400 233 @ 3000
Engine Order Code NA NA
Displacement 4.7L/287 4.0L/241
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 230 @ 4800 182 @ 4750
Engine Type Gas V8 Gas V8
Fuel System SPFI SFI
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 16 17
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 13 14
Transmission
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 2.804 2.48
Clutch Size (in) NA NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.000 1.00
Trans Type 4 4
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High 1.00 1.21
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Trans Description Cont. Again Electronic Electronic
Drivetrain All Wheel Drive Four-Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.393 2.09
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.531 1.48
Trans Order Code NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 4.30 3.54
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.753 0.73
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD, Automatic w/OD,
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low 2.49 3.32
Summary
Vehicle Name Lexus LX 470 Luxury Wagon Land Rover Discovery
Body Style 4 Door SUV 4 Door
Suspension
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs Trailing Links
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 40 75
Suspension Type - Front Independent Coil springs w/
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 0.91 - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) Variable Radius arms
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 40 80
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 1.06 - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear Live Axle Coil springs w/
 
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