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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 Manual
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan Manual 23 29 $16,007 $16,649
4-Door Sedan Automatic 23 29 $16,487 $17,149
4-Door Sedan Manual S 23 29 $17,011 $18,499
4-Door Sedan Automatic S 23 29 $17,472 $18,999
4-Door Sedan Manual SL 23 29 $20,364 $22,399
4-Door Sedan Manual SE 21 26 $20,592 $22,649
4-Door Sedan Automatic SL 23 29 $20,819 $22,899
4-Door Sedan Automatic SE 19 26 $21,046 $23,149
Pricing
Invoice Price
$17,327
$16,007
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$18,785
$16,649
Monthly Payment Estimate
$313 / month
$277 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 26 mpg 23 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 32 mpg 29 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Midsize Compact
Interior Dimensions
Second Hip Room (in) 54.5 52.7
Front Shoulder Room (in) 56.3 56.7
Second Head Room (in) 37.0 37.6
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Second Shoulder Room (in) 55.9 56.1
Front Leg Room (in) 43.6 43.9
Front Hip Room (in) 53.8 53.0
Second Leg Room (in) 34.6 36.4
Passenger Volume (ft³) 97.1 103.2
Front Head Room (in) 39.2 40.8
Exterior Dimensions
Track Width, Front (in) 59.1 61.0
Min Ground Clearance (in) 5.2 - TBD -
Length, Overall (in) 187.4 191.5
Height, Overall (in) 55.1 57.9
Track Width, Rear (in) 58.7 61.2
Wheelbase (in) 105.1 110.2
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 69.3 70.4
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 14.2 15.6
Brakes
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes NA
Brake ABS System NA NA
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) NA Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) NA - TBD -
Brake Type Pwr Power
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 9.00 x 1.2 NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.2 x 0.94 - TBD -
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 16.9 20.0
Steering
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 17.0 16.1
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 36.1 37.4
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.9 2.8
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Tires
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size P205/60R15 P205/65R16
Spare Tire Size T125/70D15 Compact
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size P205/60R15 P205/65R16
Trailering
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
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) N/A 100
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2864 2999
Wheels
Spare Wheel Material Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6 16 x 6.5
Spare Wheel Size (in) 15 x - TBD - Compact
Rear Wheel Material Steel Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6 16 x 6.5
Front Wheel Material Steel Steel
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 8.0 - TBD -
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 80 - TBD -
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 582 - TBD -
Engine
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 125 @ 5500 175 @ 6000
Engine Type Gas I4 Gas I4
Fuel System MPFI SMPI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 127 @ 3000 181 @ 4000
Engine Order Code NA NA
Displacement 2.0L/122 2.5L/152
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 26 23
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 32 29
Transmission
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.17 2.27
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.83 1.94
Trans Order Code NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 4.11 4.13
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.91 0.95
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD Manual w/OD
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.31 3.42
Clutch Size (in) 8.86 - TBD -
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.23 1.26
Trans Type 5 5
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.76 0.77
Summary
Body Style 4 Door Sedan 4 Door Sedan
Vehicle Name Mazda 626 Nissan Altima
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear Independent Strut Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/twin links w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front Independent Strut Independent Strut
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/control arm w/Coil Springs
 
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