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Selected Style 4-Door DE Manual
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Body Style

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 SE (CMI)
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Body Style

Trim

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door Coupe SE 23 33 $13,550 $14,809
4-Door Sedan SE 23 33 $13,550 $14,809
2-Door Coupe GT 23 33 $14,753 $16,124
4-Door Sedan GT 23 33 $14,753 $16,124
Pricing
Invoice Price
$13,717
$13,838
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$15,420
$14,800
Monthly Payment Estimate
$257 / month
$247 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 23 mpg 23 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 30 mpg 33 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Compact Compact
Interior Dimensions
Second Head Room (in) 37.5 37.0
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Second Shoulder Room (in) 55.7 52.6
Front Leg Room (in) 43.3 43.1
Front Hip Room (in) 57.3 50.2
Second Leg Room (in) 35.0 34.9
Front Head Room (in) 39.4 37.8
Passenger Volume (ft³) 97.3 88.5
Second Hip Room (in) 57.1 50.7
Front Shoulder Room (in) 55.7 52.2
Exterior Dimensions
Min Ground Clearance (in) 4.1 5.7
Length, Overall (in) 187.6 186.9
Height, Overall (in) 53.1 53.5
Track Width, Rear (in) 59.3 56.6
Wheelbase (in) 103.7 103.4
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - 30.8
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 68.1 68.3
Track Width, Front (in) 59.4 55.8
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 12.5 13.4
Brakes
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Brake ABS System NA 4-Wheel
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 - 7.9 x 1.77
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10 x - TBD - 10.2 x 0.79
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 16.9 15.2
Steering
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 17.9 14.0
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 34.8 35.3
Steering Type Power Rack & Pinion Power Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.0 2.3
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - 37.2
Tires
Front Tire Size 185/70HR14 P195/70R14
Spare Tire Size T125/70D15 T115/70D14
Front Tire Order Code NA QFB
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size 185/70HR14 P195/70R14
Rear Tire Order Code NA QFB
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) - TBD - NA
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) - TBD - NA
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2777 2873
Wheels
Spare Wheel Size (in) 15 x - TBD - 14 x 4
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 - - TBD -
Front Wheel Size (in) 14 x 5.5 14 x 6
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
Engine Type Gas I4 Gas L4
Fuel System MFI SFI
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 @ 6000
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 30 33
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 23 23
Transmission
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 MX0
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 2.92
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
Summary
Body Style 4 Door Sedan 4 Door Sedan SE
Vehicle Name Mitsubishi Galant Pontiac Grand Am
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) .71 0.87
Suspension Type - Rear Independent Trailing Arms
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - 25
Suspension Type - Front Independent MacPherson Strut
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) NA 0.71
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - 32
 
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