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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
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
Passenger Capacity 6 5
Second Shoulder Room (in) 60.3 58.4
Front Leg Room (in) 42.6 41.9
Exterior Dimensions
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
Height, Overall (in) 58.0 56.5
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 20.6 13.0
Brakes
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
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.1 x 0.55 12.8 x - TBD -
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 19.0 22.5
Steering
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
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 42.0 38.1
Tires
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
Spare Tire Size T125/80R16 P235/60HR16
Front Tire Order Code T3U NA
Trailering
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 -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA - TBD -
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 4015 4255
Wheels
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
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum Aluminum
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 13.6 - TBD -
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 650 - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 120 140
Engine
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
Fuel System SMPI EFI
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 25 23
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 18 17
Transmission
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
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.08 2.93
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.70 1.00
Trans Description Cont. Electronic Automatic w/OD,
Summary
Vehicle Name Lincoln Town Car BMW 7 Series
Body Style 4 Door Sedan Executive 4 Door Sedan
Suspension
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 -
Suspension Type - Rear Watts linkage Four-Link
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) NA w/Coil Springs
 
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