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Selected Style 4-Door Sedan ES Manual
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan Manual ES 27 34 $13,908 $14,599
4-Door Sedan Automatic ES 25 31 $14,766 $15,499
4-Door Sedan Manual OZ-Rally 27 34 $16,100 $16,899
4-Door Sedan Automatic OZ-Rally 25 31 $16,956 $17,799
4-Door Sedan Manual Ralliart 23 29 $18,100 $18,999
4-Door Sedan Automatic Ralliart 22 29 $18,958 $19,899
4-Door Sedan Manual Evolution RS 19 25 $27,029 $28,679
4-Door Sedan Manual Evolution IX 19 25 $29,593 $31,399
4-Door Sedan Manual Evolution MR Edition 18 24 $33,165 $35,189
4-Door Sedan Manual SE 27 34 $15,337 $16,099
4-Door Sedan Automatic SE 25 31 $16,194 $16,999
325i 4-Door Sedan RWD South Africa
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan RWD 325i 20 30 $28,300 $30,900
4-Door Sedan RWD 330i 20 30 $33,485 $36,600
4-Door Sedan RWD South Africa 325i 20 30 $28,300 $30,900
2-Door Coupe 325Ci 20 29 $29,575 $32,300
2-Door Coupe SULEV 325Ci 19 27 $29,575 $32,300
2-Door Coupe 330Ci 20 30 $34,395 $37,600
2-Door Coupe M3 16 24 $44,680 $48,900
2-Door Convertible 325Ci 19 27 $36,215 $39,600
2-Door Convertible 330Ci 19 28 $41,040 $44,900
2-Door Convertible M3 16 23 $51,685 $56,600
4-Door Sedan AWD 325xi 19 28 $30,030 $32,800
4-Door Sedan AWD 330xi 19 28 $35,215 $38,500
4-Door Sports Wagon AWD 325xi 19 28 $31,665 $34,600
Pricing
Invoice Price
$13,908
$28,300
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$14,599
$30,900
Monthly Payment Estimate
$243 / month
$515 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 27 mpg 20 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 34 mpg 30 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Compact Compact
Interior Dimensions
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Second Shoulder Room (in) 53.3 55.1
Front Leg Room (in) 43.2 41.5
Front Hip Room (in) 51.2 - TBD -
Second Leg Room (in) 36.6 34.6
Front Head Room (in) 38.8 37.4
Passenger Volume (ft³) 93.9 93.0
Second Hip Room (in) 50.2 - TBD -
Front Shoulder Room (in) 54.1 55.4
Second Head Room (in) 36.7 37.1
Exterior Dimensions
Height, Overall (in) 54.9 55.9
Track Width, Rear (in) 57.9 59.6
Wheelbase (in) 102.4 108.7
Liftover Height (in) NA - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 66.8 71.5
Track Width, Front (in) 57.9 59.1
Min Ground Clearance (in) 5.5 - TBD -
Length, Overall (in) 180.5 178.2
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 11.3 12.0
Brakes
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) NA Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) NA 11.8 x 0.79
Brake Type Pwr Pwr-Assisted
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 8.0 x - TBD - NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.1 x - TBD - 11.8 x 0.94
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes NA
Brake ABS System NA 4-Wheel
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 13.2 15.9
Steering
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 33.5 36.1
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Variable Assist Pwr
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.19 - TBD -
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 14.7 - TBD -
Tires
Spare Tire Size P125/70D15 N/A
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size P195/60R15 P205/55R16
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size P195/60R15 P205/55R16
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) - TBD - N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) - TBD - N/A
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) - TBD - N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) - TBD - N/A
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2745 3285
Wheels
Rear Wheel Material Steel Alloy
Rear Wheel Size (in) 15 x - TBD - 16 x 7.0
Front Wheel Material Steel Alloy
Spare Wheel Material Steel N/A
Front Wheel Size (in) 15 x - TBD - 16 x 7.0
Spare Wheel Size (in) 15 x - TBD - N/A
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) - TBD - - TBD -
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 85 185
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - - TBD -
Engine
Fuel System MPFI EFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 130 @ 4250 185 @ 2750
Engine Order Code 4G94 NA
Displacement 2.0L/122 3.0L/183
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 120 @ 5500 215 @ 6250
Engine Type Gas I4 Gas 6-Cyl
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 34 30
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 27 20
Transmission
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.72 3.23
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.03 1.23
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD Manual
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA 0.85
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.58 4.32
Clutch Size (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.38 1.66
Trans Type 5 6
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.77 1.00
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA -
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.36 3.94
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.95 2.46
Trans Order Code NA NA
Summary
Body Style 4 Door Sedan 4 Door Sedan
Vehicle Name Mitsubishi Lancer BMW 3 Series
Suspension
Suspension Type - Rear Multi-Link 5-Link
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs w/Upper Arms
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut Strut type
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 0.51 - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) NA w/Lower Arms
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 0.94 - TBD -
 
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