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Selected Style 4-Door Sedan LX 4-Cyl Manual
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan 4-Cyl Automatic LX 22 28 $17,327 $18,785
4-Door Sedan 4-Cyl Manual LX 26 32 $17,327 $18,785
4-Door Sedan V6 Automatic LX 20 26 $18,432 $19,985
4-Door Sedan V6 Manual LX 21 27 $18,432 $19,985
4-Door Sedan V6 Automatic ES 20 26 $19,949 $21,635
4-Door Sedan V6 Manual ES 21 27 $19,949 $21,635
4-Door Sedan
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan 20 29 $16,250 $17,760
4-Door Sedan LS 20 29 $18,267 $19,965
Pricing
Invoice Price
$17,327
$16,250
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$18,785
$17,760
Monthly Payment Estimate
$313 / month
$296 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 26 mpg 20 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 32 mpg 29 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Midsize Midsize
Interior Dimensions
Front Hip Room (in) 53.8 52.0
Second Leg Room (in) 34.6 38.0
Front Head Room (in) 39.2 39.4
Passenger Volume (ft³) 97.1 98.9
Second Hip Room (in) 54.5 52.0
Front Shoulder Room (in) 56.3 55.5
Second Head Room (in) 37.0 37.6
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Second Shoulder Room (in) 55.9 55.3
Front Leg Room (in) 43.6 41.9
Exterior Dimensions
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - 28.5
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 69.3 69.4
Track Width, Front (in) 59.1 59.0
Min Ground Clearance (in) 5.2 5.7
Length, Overall (in) 187.4 190.4
Height, Overall (in) 55.1 56.4
Track Width, Rear (in) 58.7 59.3
Wheelbase (in) 105.1 107.0
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 14.2 17.1
Brakes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 9.00 x 1.2 8.8 x 1.8
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.2 x 0.94 10.8 x 1.0
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Brake ABS System NA 4-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) NA NA
Brake Type Pwr Power
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 16.9 14.3
Steering
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.9 2.9
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 17.0 16.4
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 36.1 36.3
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Tires
Rear Tire Size P205/60R15 P215/60R15
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size P205/60R15 P215/60R15
Spare Tire Size T125/70D15 T125/70D15
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) N/A 100
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) N/A NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) N/A 1000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) N/A NA
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2864 3053
Wheels
Front Wheel Material Steel Steel
Spare Wheel Material Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6 15 x 6
Spare Wheel Size (in) 15 x - TBD - 15 x 4
Rear Wheel Material Steel Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6 15 x 6
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 8.0 13.2
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 582 600
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 80 105
Engine
Displacement 2.0L/122 3.1L/191
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 125 @ 5500 170 @ 5200
Engine Type Gas I4 Gas V6
Fuel System MPFI SFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 127 @ 3000 190 @ 4000
Engine Order Code NA LG8
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 32 29
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 26 20
Transmission
Clutch Size (in) 8.86 NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.23 1.00
Trans Type 5 4
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.76 NA
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.17 2.13
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.83 1.63
Trans Order Code NA MX0
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 4.11 3.05
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.91 0.68
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD Automatic w/OD
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.31 2.96
Summary
Vehicle Name Mazda 626 Chevrolet Malibu
Body Style 4 Door Sedan 4 Door Sedan
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - 32
Suspension Type - Front Independent Strut MacPherson Strut
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) - TBD - 0.60
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/control arm w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - 32
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD - 0.94
Suspension Type - Rear Independent Strut MacPherson Strut
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/twin links w/Coil Springs
 
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