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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 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 L Manual
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan Manual L 23 29 $14,695 $15,995
4-Door Sedan Automatic L 23 29 $15,420 $16,795
4-Door Sedan Manual RS 21 28 $17,868 $19,495
4-Door Sedan Automatic RS 23 28 $18,593 $20,295
5-Door Wagon Manual L 23 29 $15,057 $16,395
5-Door Wagon Automatic L 23 29 $15,782 $17,195
5-Door Wagon Manual Outback Sport 23 29 $16,683 $18,195
5-Door Wagon Automatic Outback Sport 23 29 $17,408 $18,995
Pricing
Invoice Price
$14,547
$14,695
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$15,140
$15,995
Monthly Payment Estimate
$252 / month
$267 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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TCC Rating
Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 23 mpg 23 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 31 mpg 29 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Compact Sub-Compact
Interior Dimensions
Second Shoulder Room (in) 54.8 51.8
Front Leg Room (in) 42.0 43.1
Front Hip Room (in) 52.5 51.0
Second Leg Room (in) 33.9 32.5
Passenger Volume (ft³) 94.0 84.4
Front Head Room (in) 39.4 39.2
Second Hip Room (in) 52.6 53.0
Front Shoulder Room (in) 55.7 52.6
Second Head Room (in) 37.7 36.7
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Exterior Dimensions
Height, Overall (in) 56.0 55.5
Track Width, Rear (in) 58.9 57.1
Wheelbase (in) 103.1 99.2
Liftover Height (in) 29.1 26.1
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 69.1 67.1
Track Width, Front (in) 59.3 57.5
Min Ground Clearance (in) 4.7 5.7
Length, Overall (in) 186.0 172.2
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 13.8 11.1
Brakes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) NA NA
Brake Type Power Power
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 9.0 x -TBD- 9.0 x 1.38
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.4 x 0.87 10.1 x 0.94
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Brake ABS System NA NA
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 15.9 15.9
Steering
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Power Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.7 3.2
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) 40.0 36.1
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 17.0 16.5
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 37.4 33.5
Tires
Spare Tire Size T125/70D15 T135/70D16
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size P195/65R15 195/60R15
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size P195/65R15 195/60R15
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 110 150
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 1000 1500
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2851 2735
Wheels
Rear Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6 15 x 6
Front Wheel Material Steel Steel
Spare Wheel Material - TBD - - TBD -
Front Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6 15 x 6
Spare Wheel Size (in) 15 x 4 16 x 4
Rear Wheel Material Steel Steel
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 7.0 6.5
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 100 75
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 550 356
Engine
Fuel System SMPI SFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 156 @ 4400 149 @ 3600
Engine Order Code NA NA
Displacement 2.4L/146 2.2L/135
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 155 @ 5600 142 @ 5600
Engine Type Gas I4 Gas Flat 4 Cyl
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 31 (2000) 29
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 23 (2000) 23
Transmission
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.29 3.55
Clutch Size (in) 8.86 8.86
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.21 1.45
Trans Type 5 5
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.74 0.78
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive All Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.43 3.33
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.85 2.11
Trans Order Code NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.82 3.90
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.95 1.08
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD Manual w/OD
Summary
Body Style 4 Door Sedan 4 Door Sedan
Vehicle Name Nissan Altima Subaru Impreza Sedan
Suspension
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs w/Parallel Links
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 32 30
Suspension Type - Front Independent Strut MacPherson Strut
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 0.63 - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs w/Lower L-Arms
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 32 30
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 0.83 0.75
Suspension Type - Rear Independent Strut MacPherson Strut
 
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