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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 GLS Manual
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan Manual GLS 22 31 $19,790 $21,750
4-Door Wagon Manual GLS 22 31 $20,513 $22,550
4-Door Sedan Automatic GLS 21 30 $20,863 $22,825
4-Door Wagon Automatic GLS 21 30 $21,586 $23,625
4-Door Sedan V6 Manual GLS 20 28 $22,049 $24,250
4-Door Wagon V6 Manual GLS 20 28 $22,772 $25,050
4-Door Sedan V6 Automatic GLS 20 27 $23,122 $25,325
4-Door Wagon V6 Automatic GLS 19 27 $23,845 $26,125
4-Door Sedan V6 4MOTION Automatic GLS 19 26 $24,951 $27,075
4-Door Wagon V6 4MOTION Automatic GLS 19 26 $25,674 $27,875
4-Door Sedan V6 Manual GLX 20 28 $26,114 $28,750
4-Door Wagon V6 Manual GLX 20 28 $26,837 $29,550
4-Door Sedan V6 Automatic GLX 20 27 $27,187 $29,825
4-Door Wagon V6 Automatic GLX 19 27 $27,910 $30,625
4-Door Sedan V6 4MOTION Automatic GLX 19 26 $29,016 $31,575
4-Door Wagon V6 4MOTION Automatic GLX 19 26 $29,739 $32,375
4-Door Sedan W8 4MOTION Automatic 18 25 $34,729 $37,900
4-Door Wagon W8 4MOTION Automatic 18 25 $35,452 $38,700
Pricing
Invoice Price
$17,327
$19,790
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$18,785
$21,750
Monthly Payment Estimate
$313 / month
$363 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 26 mpg 22 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 32 mpg 31 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Midsize Mid-Size
Interior Dimensions
Second Shoulder Room (in) 55.9 54.6
Front Leg Room (in) 43.6 41.5
Front Hip Room (in) 53.8 - TBD -
Second Leg Room (in) 34.6 35.3
Front Head Room (in) 39.2 39.7
Passenger Volume (ft³) 97.1 95
Second Hip Room (in) 54.5 - TBD -
Front Shoulder Room (in) 56.3 55.8
Second Head Room (in) 37.0 37.8
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Exterior Dimensions
Height, Overall (in) 55.1 57.5
Track Width, Rear (in) 58.7 59.4
Wheelbase (in) 105.1 106.4
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 69.3 68.7
Track Width, Front (in) 59.1 59.5
Min Ground Clearance (in) 5.2 4.9
Length, Overall (in) 187.4 185.2
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 14.2 15
Brakes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) NA 9.6 x 0.39
Brake Type Pwr Pwr
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 11.1 x 0.98
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes NA
Brake ABS System NA 4-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) NA Yes
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 16.9 16.4
Steering
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 -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 17.0 14.3
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 36.1 37.4
Tires
Spare Tire Size T125/70D15 P195/65HR15
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size P205/60R15 P195/65HR15
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size P205/60R15 P195/65HR15
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) N/A NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) N/A NA
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) N/A NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) N/A NA
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2864 3225
Wheels
Rear Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6 15 x 6
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 6
Rear Wheel Material Steel Steel
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 8.0 7.1
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 80 90
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 582 80
Engine
Fuel System MPFI SMPI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 127 @ 3000 166 @ 1950
Engine Order Code NA NA
Displacement 2.0L/122 1.8L/108.7
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 125 @ 5500 170 @ 5900
Engine Type Gas I4 Gas I4
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 32 31
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 26 22
Transmission
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.31 3.78
Clutch Size (in) 8.86 - TBD -
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.23 1.43
Trans Type 5 5
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.76 0.84
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.17 3.44
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.83 2.18
Trans Order Code NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 4.11 3.70
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.91 1.03
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD Manual w/OD
Summary
Body Style 4 Door Sedan 4 Door Sedan
Vehicle Name Mazda 626 Volkswagen Passat
Suspension
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/twin links Torsion Beam
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front Independent Strut Independent
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/control arm Four-link
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear Independent Strut Independent
 
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