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Selected Style 4-Door DE Manual
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Transmission

Trim

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Manual DE 23 30 $13,717 $15,420
4-Door Automatic DE 22 28 $14,493 $16,290
4-Door Automatic ES 22 28 $15,958 $18,115
4-Door Automatic LS 22 28 $20,380 $23,980
4-Door Sedan
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Trim

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door Coupe Gran Sport SC 20 29 $15,091 $15,970
4-Door Sedan Gran Sport SC 20 29 $15,091 $15,970
2-Door Coupe Custom SG 20 29 $16,461 $17,420
2-Door Coupe 22 32 $15,091 $15,970
4-Door Sedan 22 32 $15,091 $15,970
4-Door Sedan Custom SG 20 29 $16,461 $17,420
2-Door Coupe Gran Sport SH 20 29 $17,028 $18,020
4-Door Sedan Gran Sport SH 20 29 $17,028 $18,020
Pricing
Invoice Price
$13,717
$15,091
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$15,420
$15,970
Monthly Payment Estimate
$257 / month
$266 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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TCC Rating
Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 23 mpg 22 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 30 mpg 32 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Compact Compact
Interior Dimensions
Passenger Capacity 5 6
Second Shoulder Room (in) 55.7 52.3
Front Leg Room (in) 43.3 43.1
Front Hip Room (in) 57.3 49.6
Second Leg Room (in) 35.0 33.4
Front Head Room (in) 39.4 37.8
Passenger Volume (ft³) 97.3 89.4
Second Hip Room (in) 57.1 50.9
Front Shoulder Room (in) 55.7 52.2
Second Head Room (in) 37.5 37.0
Exterior Dimensions
Height, Overall (in) 53.1 53.6
Track Width, Rear (in) 59.3 55.3
Wheelbase (in) 103.7 103.4
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - 28.1
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 68.1 67.6
Track Width, Front (in) 59.4 55.8
Min Ground Clearance (in) 4.1 5.7
Length, Overall (in) 187.6 189.2
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 12.5 13.3
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) 9 x - TBD - 7.87 x 1.77
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10 x - TBD - 10.2 x 0.79
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Brake ABS System NA 4 Wheel
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 16.9 15.2
Steering
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 34.8 35.3
Steering Type Power Rack & Pinion Power
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.0 2.33
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - 37.2
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 17.9 13.96
Tires
Spare Tire Size T125/70D15 T115/70D14
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size 185/70HR14 P195/70R14
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size 185/70HR14 P195/70R14
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) - TBD - N/A
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) - TBD - N/A
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2777 2965
Wheels
Rear Wheel Material Steel Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 14 x 5.5 14 x 6
Front Wheel Material Steel Steel
Spare Wheel Material - TBD - Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 14 x 5.5 14 x 6
Spare Wheel Size (in) 15 x - TBD - 14 x 4
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 7.4 10.4
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 90 105
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - 600
Engine
Fuel System MFI MFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 148 @ 3000 155 @ 4400
Engine Order Code NA LD9
Displacement 2.4L/143.4 2.4L/146
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 141 (138 CA) @ 5500 150 @ 5600
Engine Type Gas I4 Gas L4
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 30 32
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 23 22
Transmission
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 4.322 3.42
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.896 0.71
Trans Description Cont. Manual Automatic w/OD,
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.166 2.90
Clutch Size (in) - TBD - NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.240 1.00
Trans Type 5 4
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.731 NA
Trans Description Cont. Again NA Electronic
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.166 2.39
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.833 1.57
Trans Order Code NA NA
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) - NA
Summary
Body Style 4 Door Sedan 4 Dr Sdn
Vehicle Name Mitsubishi Galant Buick Skylark
Suspension
Suspension Type - Rear Independent Trailing Arm
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs w/Twist Beam
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - 25
Suspension Type - Front Independent MacPherson Strut
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) NA 0.51
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs w/Coil Spring
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - 32
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) .71 0.87
 
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