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Selected Style 4-Door Convenience
Switch Style

Body Style

Trim

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Convenience 17 23 $26,397 $29,030
4-Door Luxury 17 23 $29,623 $32,655
4-Door Premier 17 23 $31,670 $34,955
4-Door Ext WB w/1SA Pkg
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Ext WB w/1SA Pkg 19 26 $23,566 $26,040
4-Door Ext WB w/Y3G Mobility Pkg 19 26 $23,566 $26,040
4-Door Ext WB w/1SE Pkg 19 26 $27,530 $30,420
Pricing
Invoice Price
$26,397
$23,566
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$29,030
$26,040
Monthly Payment Estimate
$484 / month
$434 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
The Car Connection's Take
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 17 mpg 19 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 23 mpg 26 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification 2WD Minivans 2WD Minivan
Interior Dimensions
Third Head Room (in) 38.1 38.9
Front Hip Room (in) 58.7 55.5
Passenger Volume (ft³) 181.0 - TBD -
Third Shoulder Room (in) 50.9 59.6
Second Leg Room (in) 38.0 39.0
Front Head Room (in) 38.8 39.9
Second Hip Room (in) 66.5 60.4
Front Shoulder Room (in) 61.0 59.8
Passenger Capacity 7 7
Third Leg Room (in) 30.5 36.7
Second Head Room (in) 39.7 39.3
Third Hip Room (in) 48.1 48.3
Second Shoulder Room (in) 63.6 61.9
Front Leg Room (in) 40.7 39.9
Exterior Dimensions
Min Ground Clearance (in) - TBD - 6.5
Length, Overall (in) 201.5 201.3
Rear Door Opening Width (in) - TBD - 51.6
Height, Overall (in) 68.8 68.1
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - 22.8
Track Width, Rear (in) 62.8 63.3
Wheelbase (in) 120.8 120.0
Rear Door Opening Height (in) - TBD - 40.7
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 76.6 72.7
Track Width, Front (in) 64.3 61.5
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in) - TBD - 25.8
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³) 25.8 31.5
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) - TBD - 48.3
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in) - TBD - 62.4
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³) 69.6 84.5
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in) - TBD - 59.1
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) - TBD - 48.6
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in) - TBD - 100.0
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³) 134.3 140.7
Brakes
Brake Type Pwr Pwr
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA 8.9 x 1.8
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) - TBD - 10.9 x 1.3
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA Yes
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel NA
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes NA
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) - TBD - NA
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 26.0 25.0
Steering
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.7 3.05
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 17.1 17.5
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 39.5 37.4
Tires
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size P235/60R16 P215/70R15
Rear Tire Order Code NA XCK
Front Tire Size P235/60R16 P215/70R15
Spare Tire Size T145/90R16 - TBD -
Front Tire Order Code NA XCK
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 200 - TBD -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA - TBD -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 2000 - TBD -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA - TBD -
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 4340 3942
Wheels
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6.5 15 x - TBD -
Front Wheel Material Aluminum Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material Steel - TBD -
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6.5 15 x - TBD -
Spare Wheel Size (in) 16 x - TBD - - TBD -
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum Aluminum
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) - TBD - 10.7
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 750 - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) - TBD - - TBD -
Engine
Displacement 4.2L/256 3.4L/207
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 201 @ 4250 185 @ 5200
Engine Type Gas V6 Gas V6
Fuel System SPI SFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 263 @ 3650 210 @ 4000
Engine Order Code 992 LA1
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 17 19
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 23 26
Transmission
Clutch Size (in) NA NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00 1.00
Trans Type 4 4
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High NA -
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.26 2.39
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.56 1.57
Trans Order Code 44N MX0
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.54 3.29
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.70 0.71
Trans Description Cont. Automatic Automatic w/OD
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low NA -
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 2.77 2.92
Summary
Vehicle Name Mercury Monterey Pontiac Montana
Body Style 4dr 4 Door Ext WB
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - 30
Suspension Type - Front MacPHerson strut Soft-Ride
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) - TBD - 1.42
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) NA NA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD - 1.34
Suspension Type - Rear Twist Beam Axle Soft-Ride
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) NA NA
 
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