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Selected Style 3-Door GS
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Trim

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
3-Door GS 17 23 $18,299 $20,215
3-Door LS 17 23 $22,585 $25,085
3-Door Nautica 17 23 $24,174 $26,915
3-Door Wagon DX S/C
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
3-Door Wagon S/C DX 18 22 $21,908 $24,878
3-Door Wagon All-Trac S/C DX 17 20 $24,958 $28,508
3-Door Wagon S/C LE 18 22 $25,850 $29,528
3-Door Wagon All-Trac S/C LE 17 20 $28,835 $32,938
Pricing
Invoice Price
$18,299
$21,908
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$20,215
$24,878
Monthly Payment Estimate
$337 / month
$415 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 17 mpg 18 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 23 mpg 22 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification 2WD Special Purpose Passenger Van
Interior Dimensions
Third Shoulder Room (in) NA 60.6
Second Leg Room (in) 34.8 36.6
Front Head Room (in) 39.4 39.4
Passenger Volume (ft³) - TBD - N/A
Second Hip Room (in) 56.8 64.4
Front Shoulder Room (in) 62.1 61.1
Third Leg Room (in) NA 36.3
Second Head Room (in) 39.7 38.9
Passenger Capacity 5 7
Third Hip Room (in) NA 57.4
Second Shoulder Room (in) 62.1 61.6
Front Leg Room (in) 39.9 40.1
Third Head Room (in) NA 37.8
Front Hip Room (in) 56.8 56.9
Exterior Dimensions
Rear Door Opening Width (in) 50.9 - TBD -
Height, Overall (in) 65.9 70.1
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Track Width, Rear (in) 63.4 61.2
Wheelbase (in) 112.2 112.8
Rear Door Opening Height (in) 41.6 - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 73.8 70.8
Track Width, Front (in) 63.4 61.6
Min Ground Clearance (in) 5.5 - TBD -
Length, Overall (in) 190.2 187.0
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) 48.3 48.3
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³) 47.6 85.5
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) 46.4 45.3
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in) 84.6 96.9
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³) 126.0 157.8
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³) 10.4 32.5
Brakes
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.8 x 1.0 - TBD -
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Brake ABS System NA NA
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) 9.8 x - TBD - - TBD -
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 20.0 19.8
Steering
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.0 - TBD -
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 17.5 - TBD -
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 39.9 37.4
Steering Type Power Rack & Pinion Power Rack & Pinion
Tires
Rear Tire Size P205/75R15 P215/65R15
Rear Tire Order Code T70 NA
Front Tire Size P205/75R15 P215/65R15
Spare Tire Size T125/90D16 P215/65R15
Front Tire Order Code T70 NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 200 350
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 350 N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 2000 3500
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 3500 N/A
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3871 3755
Wheels
Front Wheel Material Steel Steel
Spare Wheel Material - TBD - Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 15 x 5.5 15 x 6.0
Spare Wheel Size (in) 16 x 4 15 x 6.0
Rear Wheel Material Steel Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 15 x 5.5 15 x 6.0
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 11.3 - TBD -
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 110 - TBD -
Engine
Displacement 3.0L/181 2.4L/146
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 151 @ 4800 161 @ 5000
Engine Type Gas V6 Gas I4
Fuel System SEFI Supercharged EFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 174 @ 4400 201 @ 3600
Engine Order Code 991 NA
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 17 18
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 23 22
Transmission
Clutch Size (in) NA NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00 - TBD -
Trans Type 4 4
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Trans Description Cont. Again Electronic Electronic
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.27 - TBD -
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.55 - TBD -
Trans Order Code 44P NA
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.86 3.72
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.69 - TBD -
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD, Automatic w/OD,
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 2.79 - TBD -
Summary
Vehicle Name Mercury Villager Wgn Toyota Previa
Body Style 3 Door GS 3 Door Wagon
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) NA NA
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 31.8 - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 1.3 - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear Hotchkiss 4-link
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Leaf Springs w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 30.0 - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut MacPherson Strut
 
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