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Selected Style 4-Door Sedan GS
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Body Style

Trim

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan GS 19 28 $17,346 $19,035
4-Door Sedan LS 19 28 $18,325 $20,135
4-Door Sedan LS Premium 20 28 $19,482 $21,435
4-Door Wagon GS 19 27 $18,948 $20,835
4-Door Wagon LS Premium 20 27 $20,461 $22,535
4-Door Sedan
Pricing
Invoice Price
$17,346
$17,284
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$19,035
$18,890
Monthly Payment Estimate
$317 / month
$315 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 19 mpg 20 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 28 mpg 30 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Mid-Size Mid-Size
Interior Dimensions
Second Head Room (in) 36.7 37.4
Passenger Capacity 6 6
Second Shoulder Room (in) 56.6 57.4
Front Leg Room (in) 42.2 42.4
Front Hip Room (in) 54.5 55.4
Second Leg Room (in) 38.9 36.6
Front Head Room (in) 39.8 38.4
Passenger Volume (ft³) 102.5 100.4
Second Hip Room (in) 55.7 55.3
Front Shoulder Room (in) 57.3 58.4
Exterior Dimensions
Length, Overall (in) 199.8 200.9
Height, Overall (in) 57.6 54.8
Track Width, Rear (in) 62.1 59.1
Wheelbase (in) 108.5 107.5
Liftover Height (in) 26.0 28.7
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 73.0 72.5
Track Width, Front (in) 61.6 59.5
Min Ground Clearance (in) 5.4 6.5
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 16.0 15.7
Brakes
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) NA NA
Brake Type Power Power
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 8.9 x 1.5 8.86 x 1.77
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.9 x 1.0 11.1 x 1.04
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Brake ABS System NA NA
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 18.0 16.6
Steering
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 39.7 36.7
Steering Type Variable Power Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.68 2.60
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - 42.4
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 17.0 15.7
Tires
Front Tire Size P215/60R16 P205/70R15
Spare Tire Size T135/70R16 T125/70D16
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size P215/60R16 P205/70R15
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 1250 1000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 125 100
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3366 3327
Wheels
Rear Wheel Material Steel Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6.0 15 x 6
Front Wheel Material Steel Steel
Spare Wheel Material Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6.0 15 x 6
Spare Wheel Size (in) 15 x 4.0 16 x 4
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 11.6 12.2
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 130 100
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 540 600
Engine
Engine Type Gas V6 Gas V6
Fuel System SMPI SFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 182 @ 4000 185 @ 4000
Engine Order Code 99U L82
Displacement 3.0L/182 3.1L/191
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 153 @ 5000 160 @ 5200
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 28 30
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 19 20
Transmission
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.77 3.29
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.69 0.70
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD, Automatic w/OD,
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 2.38
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.54 1.57
Trans Order Code 44L MX0
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) - NA
Summary
Body Style 4 Door Sedan 4 Door Sedan
Vehicle Name Mercury Sable Chevrolet Lumina
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 0.81 1.26
Suspension Type - Rear Indep Quadralink MacPherson Strut
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 36.0 35
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut MacPherson Strut
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 0.73 0.63
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 36.0 35
 
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