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Selected Style 4-Door Sedan i Manual
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Trim

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan Manual i 28 35 $12,795 $13,680
4-Door Sedan Automatic i 26 34 $12,795 $13,680
4-Door Sedan Manual s 25 32 $15,531 $16,615
4-Door Sedan Automatic s 24 29 $15,531 $16,615
5-Door Wagon Manual s 25 32 $15,988 $17,105
5-Door Wagon Automatic s 24 29 $15,988 $17,105
4-Door Sedan SE
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Trim

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door Coupe GT 20 29 $20,386 $22,280
2-Door Coupe GT1 20 29 $21,529 $23,530
4-Door Sedan SE 26 37 $15,619 $17,070
4-Door Sedan SE1 26 37 $17,892 $19,555
4-Door Sedan SE2 20 29 $19,974 $21,830
4-Door Sedan GT 20 29 $20,386 $22,280
4-Door Sedan GT1 20 29 $21,529 $23,530
Pricing
Invoice Price
$12,795
$15,619
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$13,680
$17,070
Monthly Payment Estimate
$228 / month
$285 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 28 mpg 26 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 35 mpg 37 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Compact Compact
Interior Dimensions
Second Leg Room (in) 36.3 35.5
Passenger Volume (ft³) 94.3 90.0
Front Head Room (in) 39.1 38.3
Second Hip Room (in) 53.9 52.4
Front Shoulder Room (in) 54.9 53.6
Second Head Room (in) 37.4 37.6
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Second Shoulder Room (in) 54.0 52.8
Front Leg Room (in) 41.9 42.1
Front Hip Room (in) 54.9 52.6
Exterior Dimensions
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 69.1 70.4
Track Width, Front (in) 60.2 59.0
Min Ground Clearance (in) 5.7 - TBD -
Length, Overall (in) 178.3 186.3
Height, Overall (in) 57.7 55.1
Track Width, Rear (in) 59.6 59.1
Wheelbase (in) 103.9 107.0
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 11.4 14.6
Brakes
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.9 x - TBD - 10.9 x - TBD -
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA Yes
Brake ABS System NA NA
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes NA
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.4 x - TBD - NA
Brake Type Pwr Pwr
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA 7.9 x - TBD -
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 14.5 14
Steering
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.9 2.5
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 14.6 14.7
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 34.1 35.1
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Tires
Rear Tire Size P195/65HR15 P205/65R15
Rear Tire Order Code NA QMR
Front Tire Size P195/65HR15 P205/65R15
Spare Tire Size T115/70D15 - TBD -
Front Tire Order Code NA QMR
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) N/A N/A
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) N/A N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) N/A N/A
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) N/A N/A
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2696 3066
Wheels
Front Wheel Material Steel Steel
Spare Wheel Material - TBD - - TBD -
Front Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6 15 x 6
Spare Wheel Size (in) 15 x - TBD - - TBD -
Rear Wheel Material Steel Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6 15 x 6
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 7.5 10.0
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 90 105
Engine
Displacement 2.0L/122 2.2L/134
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 148 @ 6500 140 @ 5600
Engine Type Gas I4 Gas 4-Cyl
Fuel System MPFI SFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 135 @ 4500 150 @ 4000
Engine Order Code NA L61
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 28 26
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 35 37
Transmission
Clutch Size (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.31 1.35
Trans Type 5 5
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.76 0.69
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.17 3.31
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.84 2.02
Trans Order Code NA MM5
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 4.11 3.94
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.97 0.98
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD Manual w/OD
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.31 3.58
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) - NA
Summary
Vehicle Name Mazda Mazda3 Pontiac Grand Am
Body Style 4 Door Sedan 4 Door Sedan
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) - TBD - 0.60
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs MacPherson Strut
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD - 0.94
Suspension Type - Rear E-type Multi-link Independent
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs Tri-Link
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut Independent
 
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