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Selected Style 4-Door Wagon GS
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Body Style

Trim

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan GS 20 28 $17,864 $19,555
4-Door Sedan LS 19 28 $20,164 $22,140
4-Door Wagon GS 19 27 $17,864 $19,555
4-Door Wagon LS 18 26 $20,164 $22,140
4-Door Sedan CE Manual
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Transmission

Engine

Trim

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan Automatic LE 23 30 $17,446 $19,928
4-Door Sedan V6 Automatic LE 20 28 $19,469 $22,238
4-Door Sedan Automatic XLE 23 30 $19,152 $21,878
4-Door Sedan V6 Automatic XLE 20 28 $21,088 $24,088
4-Door Sedan Manual CE 23 31 $14,568 $16,448
4-Door Sedan Automatic CE 23 30 $15,277 $17,248
4-Door Sedan V6 Manual CE 20 28 $17,103 $19,308
Pricing
Invoice Price
$17,864
$14,568
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$19,555
$16,448
Monthly Payment Estimate
$326 / month
$274 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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TCC Rating
Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 19 mpg 23 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 27 mpg 31 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Mid-Size Station Wagon Mid-Size
Interior Dimensions
Front Hip Room (in) 55.8 54.0
Second Leg Room (in) 38.5 35.5
Front Head Room (in) 39.3 38.6
Passenger Volume (ft³) 104.1 96.9
Second Hip Room (in) 56.2 54.1
Front Shoulder Room (in) 57.4 56.2
Second Head Room (in) 38.9 37.6
Passenger Capacity 6 5
Second Shoulder Room (in) 56.6 56.1
Front Leg Room (in) 42.2 43.5
Exterior Dimensions
Rear Door Opening Height (in) 27.2 -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 73.0 70.1
Track Width, Front (in) 61.6 61.1
Min Ground Clearance (in) 5.5 5.3
Length, Overall (in) 199.1 188.5
Rear Door Opening Width (in) 49.0 -
Height, Overall (in) 57.6 55.4
Liftover Height (in) NA 24.8
Track Width, Rear (in) 61.8 59.9
Wheelbase (in) 108.5 105.2
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³) 38.4 -
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in) - TBD - -
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) 32.0 -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in) 80.8 -
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³) 81.3 -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in) NA -
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³) NA -
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) 38.3 -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in) 46.5 -
Trunk Volume (ft³) - 14.1
Brakes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA 9.0 x - TBD -
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.8 x 1.0 10.0 x 1.1
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA Yes
Brake ABS System NA NA
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes NA
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.1 x 0.5 NA
Brake Type Power Power
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 16.0 18.5
Steering
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.96 3.1
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - 37.7
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 16.0 17.4
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 38.0 35.4
Steering Type Variable Power Power Rack & Pinion
Tires
Rear Tire Size P205/65R15 P195/70R14
Rear Tire Order Code T32 NA
Front Tire Size P205/65R15 P195/70R14
Spare Tire Size T135/70R15 P195/70R14
Front Tire Order Code T32 NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 110 200
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 1100 2000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA N/A
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3476 2998
Wheels
Front Wheel Material Steel Steel
Spare Wheel Material Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6 14 x 5.5
Spare Wheel Size (in) 15 x 4 14 x 5.5
Rear Wheel Material Steel Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6 14 x 5.5
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 11.6 7.3
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 540 582
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 130 80
Engine
Displacement 3.0L/182 2.2L/134
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 145 @ 5250 133 @ 5200
Engine Type Gas V6 Gas 4-Cyl
Fuel System SEFI EFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 170 @ 3250 147 @ 4400
Engine Order Code 99U NA
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 27 31
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 19 23
Transmission
Clutch Size (in) NA 3.94
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00 1.25
Trans Type 4 5
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) NA 0.73
Trans Description Cont. Again Electronic NA
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.26 3.15
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.54 1.96
Trans Order Code 44L NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.77 3.94
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.69 0.95
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD, Manual w/OD
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 2.77 3.54
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) - NA
Summary
Vehicle Name Mercury Sable Toyota Camry
Body Style 4 Door Wagon GS 4 Door Sedan
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 30.0 - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut MacPherson Strut
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 0.55 - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs NA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 36.0 - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 0.75 - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear Independent SLA MacPherson Strut
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs NA
 
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