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Selected Style 4-Door Sedan XE Manual
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Transmission

Trim

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan Manual XE 23 31 $14,547 $15,140
4-Door Sedan Automatic XE 21 28 $15,315 $15,940
4-Door Sedan Manual GXE 23 31 $15,016 $16,340
4-Door Sedan Automatic GXE 21 28 $15,751 $17,140
4-Door Sedan Manual SE 23 31 $16,935 $18,640
4-Door Sedan Automatic SE 21 28 $17,662 $19,440
4-Door Sedan Automatic GLE 21 29 $18,525 $20,390
4-Door Sedan
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan 32 41 $13,475 $14,155
4-Door Sedan LSi 32 41 $14,954 $16,220
Pricing
Invoice Price
$14,547
$13,475
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$15,140
$14,155
Monthly Payment Estimate
$252 / month
$236 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 23 mpg 32 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 31 mpg 41 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Compact Compact
Interior Dimensions
Second Hip Room (in) 52.6 51.1
Front Shoulder Room (in) 55.7 52.8
Second Head Room (in) 37.7 36.9
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Second Shoulder Room (in) 54.8 52.2
Front Leg Room (in) 42.0 42.5
Front Hip Room (in) 52.5 50.5
Second Leg Room (in) 33.9 33.2
Front Head Room (in) 39.4 39.3
Passenger Volume (ft³) 94.0 89.8
Exterior Dimensions
Track Width, Front (in) 59.3 57.5
Min Ground Clearance (in) 4.7 4.7
Length, Overall (in) 186.0 174.2
Height, Overall (in) 56.0 53.7
Track Width, Rear (in) 58.9 57.1
Wheelbase (in) 103.1 97.1
Liftover Height (in) 29.1 24.8
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 69.1 66.7
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 13.8 12.1
Brakes
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) 9.0 x -TBD- 7.9 x - TBD -
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.4 x 0.87 10.04 x 0.87
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 15.9 13.2
Steering
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 17.0 18.1
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 37.4 32.2
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Power
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.7 3.27
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) 40.0 34.1
Tires
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size P195/65R15 P175/65R14
Spare Tire Size T125/70D15 T115/70D14
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size P195/65R15 P175/65R14
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 1000 1500
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 110 150
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2851 2403
Wheels
Spare Wheel Material - TBD - Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6 14 x 5.5
Spare Wheel Size (in) 15 x 4 14 x 4
Rear Wheel Material Steel Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6 14 x 5.5
Front Wheel Material Steel Steel
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 7.0 6.2
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 100 80
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 550 356
Engine
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 155 @ 5600 125 @ 5800
Engine Type Gas I4 Gas L4
Fuel System SMPI SFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 156 @ 4400 125 @ 4000
Engine Order Code NA - TBD -
Displacement 2.4L/146 1.8L/108
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 23 (2000) 32
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 31 (2000) 41
Transmission
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.43 - TBD -
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.85 - TBD -
Trans Order Code NA MM5
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.82 3.72
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.95 - TBD -
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD Manual
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.29 - TBD -
Clutch Size (in) 8.86 8.3
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.21 - TBD -
Trans Type 5 5
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.74 - TBD -
Summary
Body Style 4 Door Sedan 4dr Sedan
Vehicle Name Nissan Altima Chevrolet Prizm
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 32 30.2
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 0.83 0.87
Suspension Type - Rear Independent Strut MacPherson Strut
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 32 30.2
Suspension Type - Front Independent Strut MacPherson Strut
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 0.63 0.55
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs Coil Springs
 
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