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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 26 $70,029 $75,300
4-Door Sedan 4MATIC 4.3L 17 22 $70,029 $75,300
4-Door Sedan 5.0L 16 24 $78,027 $83,900
4-Door Sedan 4MATIC 5.0L 16 22 $78,027 $83,900
4-Door Sedan AMG 14 22 $103,558 $111,900
4-Door Sedan 5.5L 12 19 $116,018 $124,750
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan 18 26 $42,131 $46,045
4-Door Sedan w/Livery Pkg 18 26 $42,483 $46,430
4-Door Sedan DHS 18 26 $47,214 $51,600
4-Door Sedan DTS 17 24 $47,214 $51,600
Pricing
Invoice Price
$70,029
$42,131
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$75,300
$46,045
Monthly Payment Estimate
$1255 / month
$767 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 17 mpg 18 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 26 mpg 26 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) 59.9 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) 59.4 56.7
Front Shoulder Room (in) 59.2 60.4
Exterior Dimensions
Min Ground Clearance (in) - TBD - 5.3
Length, Overall (in) 203 207.2
Height, Overall (in) 57 56.7
Track Width, Rear (in) 62 62.2
Wheelbase (in) 122 115.3
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 73 74.5
Track Width, Front (in) 62 62.7
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 - TBD - 11.69 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) 13.0 x - TBD - 11.93 x 1.26
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Brake ABS System 4 Wheel 4-wheel
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 23.2 18
Steering
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 19.8 14.8
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 39.7 40.2
Steering Type Speed-Sensitive Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.8 3.25
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Tires
Front Tire Size 225/55HR17 P225/60SR16
Spare Tire Size Full-Size Compact
Front Tire Order Code NA QPX
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size 225/55HR17 P225/60SR16
Rear Tire Order Code NA QPX
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) - TBD - 2000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) - TBD - NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) - TBD - 200
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) - TBD - NA
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 4160 3978
Wheels
Spare Wheel Size (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in) 17 x 7.5 16 x 7
Front Wheel Material Aluminum Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material Aluminum - TBD -
Front Wheel Size (in) 17 x 7.5 16 x 7
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) - TBD - 12.5
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 150 150
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - - TBD -
Engine
Engine Type Gas V8 Gas V8
Fuel System SMPI SFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 295 @ 3000-4400 300 @ 4000
Engine Order Code NA LD8
Displacement 4.3L/260 4.6L/279
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 275 @ 5750 275 @ 5600
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 26 26
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 17 18
Transmission
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.86 1.63
Trans Order Code NA MX0
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 2.65 3.11
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.37 0.68
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD Automatic w/OD
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.82 NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 4.38 2.96
Clutch Size (in) NA NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.92 1.00
Trans Type 7 4
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00 NA
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) 0.73 NA
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.42 2.13
Summary
Body Style 4 Door Sedan 4 Door Sedan
Vehicle Name Mercedes-Benz S-Class Cadillac DeVille
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear Independent 5-Link Independent
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs NA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front Independent 4-Link Independent
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs NA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
 
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