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Selected Style 2-Door Coupe
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door Coupe 18 26 $33,994 $37,280
2-Door Coupe LSC 18 26 $35,418 $38,880
3-Door Coupe S Manual w/Sunroof
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
3-Door Coupe Manual S 21 29 $22,923 $25,470
2-Door Convertible Manual S 21 29 $32,104 $35,670
3-Door Coupe Automatic S 19 27 $22,923 $25,470
2-Door Convertible Automatic S 19 27 $32,104 $35,670
5-Door Sedan Manual S 21 29 $23,823 $26,470
5-Door Sedan Automatic S 19 27 $23,823 $26,470
5-Door Sedan Manual w/Sunroof S 21 29 $23,823 $26,470
5-Door Sedan Automatic w/Sunroof S 19 27 $23,823 $26,470
5-Door Sedan V6 Automatic SE 19 25 $28,322 $31,470
3-Door Coupe Manual w/Sunroof S 21 29 $22,923 $25,470
3-Door Coupe Automatic w/Sunroof S 19 27 $22,923 $25,470
3-Door Coupe Turbo Manual SE 20 27 $27,423 $30,470
2-Door Convertible Turbo Manual SE 20 27 $37,115 $41,470
2-Door Convertible V6 Automatic SE 19 25 $37,115 $41,470
3-Door Coupe Turbo Automatic SE 18 26 $27,423 $30,470
5-Door Sedan Turbo Manual SE 20 27 $28,322 $31,470
5-Door Sedan Turbo Automatic SE 18 26 $28,322 $31,470
2-Door Convertible Turbo Automatic SE 18 26 $37,115 $41,470
3-Door Coupe Manual SE Talledega 20 27 $27,663 $30,995
3-Door Coupe Automatic SE Talledega 18 26 $27,663 $30,995
5-Door Sedan Manual SE Talledega 20 27 $28,557 $31,995
5-Door Sedan Automatic SE Talledega 18 26 $28,557 $31,995
2-Door Convertible Manual SE Talledega 20 27 $36,849 $41,995
2-Door Convertible Automatic SE Talledega 18 26 $36,849 $41,995
Pricing
Invoice Price
$33,994
$22,923
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$37,280
$25,470
Monthly Payment Estimate
$621 / month
$425 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 18 mpg 21 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 26 mpg 29 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Mid-Size Mid-Size
Interior Dimensions
Second Leg Room (in) 35.7 34.1
Front Head Room (in) 38.1 39.3
Passenger Volume (ft³) 101.7 89.7
Second Hip Room (in) 56.7 52.6
Front Shoulder Room (in) 59.2 52.4
Second Head Room (in) 37.5 37.8
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Second Shoulder Room (in) 59.5 52.6
Front Leg Room (in) 42.6 42.3
Front Hip Room (in) 55.6 52.3
Exterior Dimensions
Liftover Height (in) 28.6 -TBD-
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 74.8 67.4
Track Width, Front (in) 61.6 56.9
Min Ground Clearance (in) 6.10 -TBD-
Length, Overall (in) 207.2 182.6
Height, Overall (in) 53.6 56.6
Track Width, Rear (in) 60.2 56.8
Wheelbase (in) 113.0 102.4
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 14.4 24.0
Brakes
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.5 x 1.02 -TBD-
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel Four-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.1 x 0.71 -TBD-
Brake Type Power Pwr-Assisted
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA NA
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 18.0 18.0
Steering
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.23 3.0
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - -TBD-
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 17.25 -TBD-
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 37.2 34.4
Steering Type Pwr rack & pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Tires
Rear Tire Size P225/60VR16 P195/60R15
Rear Tire Order Code T23 NA
Front Tire Size P225/60VR16 P195/60R15
Spare Tire Size T125/80R16 Compact
Front Tire Order Code T23 NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 200 N/A
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 2000 N/A
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA N/A
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3765 2940
Wheels
Front Wheel Material Aluminum Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7.0 15 x 6.5
Spare Wheel Size (in) 16 x 4 -TBD-
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7.0 15 x 6.5
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 16.0 -TBD-
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 650 -TBD-
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 120 90
Engine
Displacement 4.6L/281 2.3L/140
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 280 @ 5750 150 @ 5700
Engine Type Gas V8 Gas I4
Fuel System MPFI EFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 285 @ 4500 155 @ 4300
Engine Order Code 99V NA
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 18 21
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 26 29
Transmission
Clutch Size (in) NA -TBD-
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00 1.12
Trans Type 4 5
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) NA 0.70
Trans Description Cont. Again Electronic NA
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.32 -TBD-
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.56 1.76
Trans Order Code 44U NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.07 4.05
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.70 0.89
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD, Manual w/OD
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 2.84 3.38
Summary
Vehicle Name Lincoln Mark VIII Saab 900
Body Style 2 Door Coupe 3 Door Coupe
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 0.85 -TBD-
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Air springs w/Stabilizer Bar
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 32 -TBD-
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 1.02 -TBD-
Suspension Type - Rear Independent H-Formed
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Air springs w/Stabilizer Bar
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 30 -TBD-
Suspension Type - Front Short/Long Arm MacPherson Strut
 
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