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Selected Style 4-Door Sedan 4.3L
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan 4.3L 17 24 $67,518 $72,600
4-Door Sedan 5.0L 16 22 $75,330 $81,000
4-Door Sedan AMG 14 22 $99,045 $106,500
4-Door Sedan 5.5L 13 19 $112,102 $120,540
4-Door Sedan AWD 4.3L 16 22 $70,215 $75,500
4-Door Sedan AWD 5.0L 16 21 $78,027 $83,900
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan 18 27 $40,626 $44,400
4-Door Sedan w/Livery Pkg 18 27 $40,626 $44,400
4-Door Sedan DHS 18 27 $44,972 $49,150
4-Door Sedan DTS 18 27 $44,972 $49,150
Pricing
Invoice Price
$67,518
$40,626
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$72,600
$44,400
Monthly Payment Estimate
$1210 / month
$740 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 17 mpg 18 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 24 mpg 27 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Large Full Size
Interior Dimensions
Second Head Room (in) 38.4 38.4
Passenger Capacity 5 6
Second Shoulder Room (in) 58.3 60.1
Front Leg Room (in) 41.3 42.4
Front Hip Room (in) - TBD - 56.4
Second Leg Room (in) 40.3 43.2
Front Head Room (in) 37.6 39.1
Passenger Volume (ft³) 105.0 115.3
Second Hip Room (in) - TBD - 56.7
Front Shoulder Room (in) 59.2 60.4
Exterior Dimensions
Length, Overall (in) 203.1 207.2
Height, Overall (in) 57.2 56.7
Track Width, Rear (in) 62.0 62.2
Wheelbase (in) 121.5 115.3
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 73.1 74.5
Track Width, Front (in) 62.0 62.7
Min Ground Clearance (in) - TBD - 5.8
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 15.4 19.1
Brakes
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.8 x 0.9 10.94 x 0.43
Brake Type Power Pwr
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 13.1 x 1.3 11.85 x 1.26
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Brake ABS System 4 Wheel 4-wheel
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 23.3 18.5
Steering
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 39.7 41.0
Steering Type Speed-Sensitive Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.8 2.65
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - 44.0
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall - TBD - 15.6
Tires
Front Tire Size 225/55HR17 P225/60SR16
Spare Tire Size Full-Size Compact
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size 225/55HR17 P225/60SR16
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) - TBD - 1000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) - TBD - NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) - TBD - 100
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) - TBD - NA
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 4160 3978
Wheels
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in) 17 x 7.5 16 x - TBD -
Front Wheel Material Aluminum Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material - TBD - Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 17 x 7.5 16 x - TBD -
Spare Wheel Size (in) - TBD - Compact
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) - TBD - 12.5
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) - TBD - 140
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - 770
Engine
Engine Type Gas V8 Gas V8
Fuel System SMPI SFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 295 @ 3000-4400 300 @ 4000
Engine Order Code NA NA
Displacement 4.3L/260 4.6L/280
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 275 @ 5750 275 @ 5600
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 24 27
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 17 18
Transmission
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 2.82 3.11
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00 0.68
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD Automatic w/OD
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.59 2.96
Clutch Size (in) NA NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.41 1.00
Trans Type 5 4
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.83 NA
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.16 (1.95 Winter Mode) 2.13
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.19 1.63
Trans Order Code NA NA
Summary
Body Style 4 Door Sedan 4 Door Sedan
Vehicle Name Mercedes-Benz S-Class Cadillac DeVille
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD - 0.75
Suspension Type - Rear Independent 5-Link Independant
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Stabilizer Bar NA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - 35
Suspension Type - Front Independent 4-Link Independant
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) - TBD - 0.55
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Stabilizer Bar NA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - 35
 
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