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Selected Style 4-Door Sedan 2.3
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan 2.3 23 31 $16,945 $18,345
4-Door Sedan 3.0 21 29 $19,645 $21,345
4-Door Sedan 2.3 Premier 23 31 $18,651 $20,240
4-Door Sedan 3.0 Premier 21 29 $20,995 $22,845
4-Door Sedan i Manual
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan Manual i 28 35 $12,848 $13,710
4-Door Sedan Automatic i 26 34 $12,848 $13,710
4-Door Sedan Manual i Touring 28 35 $14,975 $15,990
4-Door Sedan Automatic i Touring 26 34 $14,975 $15,990
4-Door Sedan Manual s 26 32 $15,805 $16,880
4-Door Sedan Automatic s 25 31 $15,805 $16,880
4-Door Sedan Manual s Touring 26 32 $16,489 $17,615
4-Door Sedan Automatic s Touring 25 31 $16,489 $17,615
4-Door Sedan Manual s Grand Touring 26 32 $17,935 $19,165
4-Door Sedan Automatic s Grand Touring 25 31 $17,935 $19,165
5-Door Wagon Manual s 26 32 $16,262 $17,370
5-Door Wagon Automatic s 25 31 $16,262 $17,370
5-Door Wagon Manual s Touring 26 32 $16,489 $17,615
5-Door Wagon Automatic s Touring 25 31 $16,489 $17,615
5-Door Wagon Manual s Grand Touring 26 32 $17,935 $19,165
5-Door Wagon Automatic s Grand Touring 25 31 $17,935 $19,165
Pricing
Invoice Price
$16,945
$12,848
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$18,345
$13,710
Monthly Payment Estimate
$306 / month
$229 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 23 mpg 28 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 31 mpg 35 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Mid-Size Compact
Interior Dimensions
Front Hip Room (in) 54.0 54.9
Second Leg Room (in) 37.0 36.3
Front Head Room (in) 38.7 39.1
Passenger Volume (ft³) 100.0 94.3
Second Hip Room (in) 53.3 53.9
Front Shoulder Room (in) 57.4 54.9
Second Head Room (in) 37.8 37.4
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Second Shoulder Room (in) 56.4 54.0
Front Leg Room (in) 42.3 41.9
Exterior Dimensions
Track Width, Rear (in) 61.3 59.6
Wheelbase (in) 107.4 103.9
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 72.2 69.1
Track Width, Front (in) 61.6 60.2
Min Ground Clearance (in) - TBD - 5.7
Length, Overall (in) 191.4 178.3
Height, Overall (in) 57.2 57.7
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 15.8 11.4
Brakes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) - TBD - 10.9 x - TBD -
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Brake ABS System NA NA
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) - TBD - 10.4 x - TBD -
Brake Type Power Pwr
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 17.5 14.5
Steering
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) - TBD - 2.9
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 16.0 14.6
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 38.7 34.1
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Tires
Spare Tire Order Code - TBD - NA
Rear Tire Size P205/60R16 P195/65HR15
Rear Tire Order Code - TBD - NA
Front Tire Size P205/60R16 P195/65HR15
Spare Tire Size T145/80D16 T115/70D15
Front Tire Order Code - TBD - NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) - TBD - N/A
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) - TBD - N/A
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA N/A
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3117 2696
Wheels
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6.5 15 x 6.0
Front Wheel Material Steel Steel
Spare Wheel Material Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6.5 15 x 6.0
Spare Wheel Size (in) 16 X 4.0 15 x - TBD -
Rear Wheel Material Steel Steel
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) - TBD - 7.9
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 590 - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 150 90
Engine
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 156 @ 4250 135 @ 4500
Engine Order Code 992 NA
Displacement 2.3L/139 2.0L/122
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 160 @ 6250 150 @ 6500
Engine Type Gas I4 Gas I4
Fuel System SEFI MPFI
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 31 35
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 23 28
Transmission
Clutch Size (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.23 1.31
Trans Type 5 5
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.76 0.76
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA -
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) - TBD - 3.17
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.84 1.84
Trans Order Code 445 - TBD -
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 4.39 4.11
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.97 0.97
Trans Description Cont. Manual Manual w/OD
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.31 3.31
Summary
Vehicle Name Mercury Milan Mazda Mazda3
Body Style 4 Door Sedan 4 Door Sedan
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front Independent MacPherson Strut
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 0.63 - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) NA w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 0.94 - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear Independent E-type Multi-link
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) NA w/Coil Springs
 
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