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Selected Style 4-Door Sedan XE Manual
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Trim

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan Manual XE 24 31 $14,402 $14,990
4-Door Sedan Automatic XE 22 30 $15,171 $15,790
4-Door Sedan Manual GXE 24 31 $15,798 $17,190
4-Door Sedan Automatic GXE 22 30 $16,532 $17,990
4-Door Sedan Manual SE 24 31 $16,798 $18,490
4-Door Sedan Manual SE-L 24 31 $16,798 $18,490
4-Door Sedan Automatic SE 22 30 $17,526 $19,290
4-Door Sedan Automatic SE-L 22 30 $17,526 $19,290
4-Door Sedan Automatic GLE 22 30 $18,161 $19,990
4-Door Sedan GS
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan GS 24 34 $15,101 $16,535
4-Door Sedan LS 19 28 $16,307 $17,890
Pricing
Invoice Price
$14,402
$15,101
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$14,990
$16,535
Monthly Payment Estimate
$250 / month
$276 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 24 mpg 24 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 31 mpg 34 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Compact Compact
Interior Dimensions
Second Head Room (in) 37.7 36.7
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Second Shoulder Room (in) 54.8 53.3
Front Leg Room (in) 42.0 42.4
Front Hip Room (in) 52.5 50.7
Second Leg Room (in) 33.9 34.4
Passenger Volume (ft³) 94.0 90.2
Front Head Room (in) 39.4 39.0
Second Hip Room (in) 52.6 45.3
Front Shoulder Room (in) 55.7 53.9
Exterior Dimensions
Min Ground Clearance (in) 4.6 - TBD -
Length, Overall (in) 183.5 184.8
Height, Overall (in) 55.0 54.4
Track Width, Rear (in) 58.9 58.5
Wheelbase (in) 103.1 106.5
Liftover Height (in) 29.1 25.1
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 69.1 69.1
Track Width, Front (in) 59.3 59.2
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 14.0 13.9
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) 9.0 x -TBD- 8.0 x 1.5
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.9 x 0.87 10.24 x 0.94
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Brake ABS System NA NA
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 15.9 15.0
Steering
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 17.0 14.52
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 37.4 36.5
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.7 2.78
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) 40.0 38.4
Tires
Front Tire Size P195/65R15 P185/70R14
Spare Tire Size T125/70D15 T135/80R15
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size P195/65R15 P185/70R14
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) - TBD - 1000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) N/A N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) - TBD - 100
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) N/A N/A
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2859 2805
Wheels
Spare Wheel Size (in) 15 x 4.0 15 x - TBD -
Rear Wheel Material Steel Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6.0 14 x 5.5
Front Wheel Material Steel Steel
Spare Wheel Material - TBD - - TBD -
Front Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6.0 14 x 5.5
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 7.0 7.0
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 100 130
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 550 590
Engine
Engine Type Gas I4 Gas I4
Fuel System SFI SEFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 154 @ 4400 130 @ 4000
Engine Order Code NA 993
Displacement 2.4L/146 2.0L/121
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 150 @ 5600 125 @ 5500
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 31 34
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 24 24
Transmission
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.85 2.14
Trans Order Code NA 445
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.65 2.96
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.95 1.03
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD Manual w/OD
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.29 3.42
Clutch Size (in) 8.86 9.5
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.21 1.45
Trans Type 5 5
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.74 0.77
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA -
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.43 3.46
Summary
Body Style 4 Door Sedan 4 Door Sedan
Vehicle Name Nissan Altima Mercury Mystique
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 0.82 0.79
Suspension Type - Rear Independent Strut Indep Quadralink
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 32 32
Suspension Type - Front Independent Strut MacPherson Strut
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 0.63 0.63
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 32 32
 
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