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Selected Style 4-Door Sedan Executive
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Trim

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan Cartier 18 25 $40,670 $44,100
4-Door Sedan Cartier L 18 25 $44,729 $48,610
4-Door Sedan Executive 18 25 $36,571 $39,545
4-Door Sedan Signature 18 25 $38,523 $41,715
740iA 4-Door Sedan
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan 740iA 17 23 $56,770 $62,900
4-Door Sedan 740iL 17 23 $60,370 $66,900
4-Door Sedan 750iL 13 20 $83,050 $92,100
4-Door Sedan Protection 740iL 17 23 $89,620 $99,400
4-Door Sedan Protection 750iL 13 20 $112,120 $124,400
Pricing
Invoice Price
$36,571
$56,770
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$39,545
$62,900
Monthly Payment Estimate
$659 / month
$1048 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 18 mpg 17 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 25 mpg 23 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Large Mid-Size
Interior Dimensions
Passenger Capacity 6 5
Second Shoulder Room (in) 60.3 58.4
Front Leg Room (in) 42.6 41.9
Front Hip Room (in) 57.3 - TBD -
Second Leg Room (in) 41.1 36.7
Front Head Room (in) 39.2 37.4
Passenger Volume (ft³) 112.3 100.0
Second Hip Room (in) 58.0 - TBD -
Front Shoulder Room (in) 60.6 58.4
Second Head Room (in) 37.5 37.9
Exterior Dimensions
Height, Overall (in) 58.0 56.5
Track Width, Rear (in) 65.3 61.5
Wheelbase (in) 117.7 115.4
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 78.2 73.3
Track Width, Front (in) 63.4 60.9
Min Ground Clearance (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Length, Overall (in) 215.3 196.2
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 20.6 13.0
Brakes
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.1 x 0.55 12.8 x - TBD -
Brake Type Pwr Pwr-Assisted
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 12.4 x 1.1 12.8 x - TBD -
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 19.0 22.5
Steering
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 42.0 38.1
Steering Type Recirculating Ball Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.4 3.7
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 16.4 16.9
Tires
Spare Tire Size T125/80R16 P235/60HR16
Front Tire Order Code T3U NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size P225/60SR16 P235/60HR16
Rear Tire Order Code T3U NA
Front Tire Size P225/60SR16 P235/60HR16
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA - TBD -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 200 - TBD -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA - TBD -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 2000 - TBD -
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 4015 4255
Wheels
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7 16 x 8.0
Front Wheel Material Aluminum Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material Steel Aluminum
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7 16 x 8.0
Spare Wheel Size (in) Compact 16 x 8.0
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 13.6 - TBD -
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 120 140
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 650 - TBD -
Engine
Fuel System SMPI EFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 275 @ 3000 324 @ 3700
Engine Order Code 99W NA
Displacement 4.6L/281 4.4L/268
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 225 @ 4250 282 @ 5400
Engine Type Gas V8 Gas V8
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 25 23
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 18 17
Transmission
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.08 2.93
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.70 1.00
Trans Description Cont. Electronic Automatic w/OD,
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 2.84 3.57
Clutch Size (in) NA NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00 1.51
Trans Type 4 5
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) NA 0.80
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA -
Trans Description Cont. Again Automatic w/OD Electronic
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.32 4.10
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.56 2.20
Trans Order Code 44U NA
Summary
Body Style 4 Door Sedan Executive 4 Door Sedan
Vehicle Name Lincoln Town Car BMW 7 Series
Suspension
Suspension Type - Rear Watts linkage Four-Link
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) NA w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front Short/Long Arm Independent Strut
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) - TBD - N/A
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD - - TBD -
 
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