Compare 1998 Mercury Sable vs 1998 Pontiac Grand Prix

1998 Mercury Sable
1998 Pontiac Grand Prix
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4-Door Sedan GS
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan GS 19 28 $17,853 $19,525
4-Door Sedan LS 19 28 $18,787 $20,575
4-Door Sedan LS Premium Group 18 27 $18,787 $20,575
4-Door Wagon LS 18 26 $20,469 $22,465
4-Door Wagon LS Premium Group 18 25 $20,469 $22,465
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4-Door Sedan SE
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan SE 20 29 $17,197 $18,795
4-Door Sedan SE 1SG 20 29 $17,930 $19,575
2-Door Coupe GT 19 30 $18,679 $20,415
4-Door Sedan GT 19 30 $18,908 $20,665
4-Door Sedan SE 1SH 19 30 $19,487 $21,275
2-Door Coupe GT 1SG 19 30 $19,741 $21,575
4-Door Sedan GT 1SG 19 30 $19,945 $21,775
4-Door Sedan GT 1SH 18 27 $22,235 $24,275
Pricing
Invoice Price
$17,853
$17,197
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$19,525
$18,795
Monthly Payment Estimate
$325 / month
$313 / month
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
Fuel Economy
City
19 mpg 20 mpg
Highway
28 mpg 29 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification
Mid-Size Mid-Size
Interior Dimensions
Second Shoulder Room (in)
56.6 57.2
Front Leg Room (in)
42.2 42.4
Front Hip Room (in)
55.8 55.7
Second Leg Room (in)
38.9 35.8
Passenger Volume (ft³)
101.8 99.5
Front Head Room (in)
39.4 38.3
Second Hip Room (in)
56.3 54.3
Front Shoulder Room (in)
57.4 58.5
Second Head Room (in)
36.6 36.7
Passenger Capacity
6 5
Exterior Dimensions
Height, Overall (in)
55.4 54.7
Track Width, Rear (in)
61.4 61.1
Wheelbase (in)
108.5 110.5
Liftover Height (in)
27.4 30.9
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)
73.0 72.7
Track Width, Front (in)
61.6 61.7
Min Ground Clearance (in)
5.4 5.5
Length, Overall (in)
199.7 196.5
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³)
16.0 16.0
Brakes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
NA 10.9 x 0.43
Brake Type
Power Power
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
8.9 x 1.5 NA
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
10.8 x 1.0 10.8 x 1.26
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
Yes NA
Brake ABS System
NA 4-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
NA Yes
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
16.0 18.0
Steering
Steering Type
Variable Power Rack & Pinion Power Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering)
2.96 2.6
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft)
- TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall
16.9 15.2
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)
38.0 37.0
Tires
Spare Tire Size
T135/70R15 T125/70D15
Front Tire Order Code
T32 QIN
Spare Tire Order Code
NA NA
Rear Tire Size
P205/65R15 P205/70R15
Rear Tire Order Code
T32 QIN
Front Tire Size
P205/65R15 P205/70R15
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
1250 NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
125 100
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
125 NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
1250 1000
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs)
3299 3335
Wheels
Rear Wheel Size (in)
15 x 6 15 x 6
Front Wheel Material
Steel Steel
Spare Wheel Material
Steel - TBD -
Front Wheel Size (in)
15 x 6 15 x 6
Spare Wheel Size (in)
15 x 4 15 x 4
Rear Wheel Material
Steel Steel
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts)
11.6 11.0
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
130 105
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
540 600
Engine
Fuel System
SEFI SFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
170 @ 3250 185 @ 4000
Engine Order Code
99U L82
Displacement
3.0L/182 3.1L/191
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
145 @ 5250 160 @ 5200
Engine Type
Gas V6 Gas V6
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
28 29
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
19 20
Transmission
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1)
2.77 2.92
Clutch Size (in)
NA NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.00 1.00
Trans Type
4 4
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
NA NA
Trans Description Cont. Again
Electronic Electronic
Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1)
2.26 2.39
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
1.54 1.57
Trans Order Code
44L NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
3.77 3.29
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.69 0.71
Trans Description Cont.
Automatic w/OD, Automatic w/OD,
Summary
Body Style
4 Door Sedan GS 4 Door Sedan SE
Vehicle Name
Mercury Sable Pontiac Grand Prix
Suspension
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
w/Coil Springs w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm)
36.0 32
Suspension Type - Front
MacPherson Strut MacPherson Strut
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in)
0.71 0.68
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
w/Coil Springs w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm)
36.0 32
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in)
0.75 1.18
Suspension Type - Rear
Indep Quadralink Tri-Link

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