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Selected Style 4-Door Sedan Manual
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan Manual 23 29 $16,007 $16,649
4-Door Sedan Automatic 23 29 $16,487 $17,149
4-Door Sedan Manual S 23 29 $17,011 $18,499
4-Door Sedan Automatic S 23 29 $17,472 $18,999
4-Door Sedan Manual SL 23 29 $20,364 $22,399
4-Door Sedan Manual SE 21 26 $20,592 $22,649
4-Door Sedan Automatic SL 23 29 $20,819 $22,899
4-Door Sedan Automatic SE 19 26 $21,046 $23,149
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
Manual DX 25 32 $13,958 $15,500
Manual w/Side Airbags DX 25 32 $14,183 $15,750
Automatic DX 23 30 $14,677 $16,300
Automatic w/Side Airbags DX 23 30 $14,902 $16,550
Automatic VP 23 30 $15,576 $17,300
Automatic w/Side Airbags VP 23 30 $15,801 $17,550
Manual LX 26 32 $17,005 $18,890
Manual ULEV LX 26 32 $17,005 $18,890
Manual ULEV w/Side Airbags LX 26 32 $17,229 $19,140
Manual w/Side Airbags LX 26 32 $17,229 $19,140
Automatic LX 23 30 $17,724 $19,690
Automatic ULEV LX 23 30 $17,724 $19,690
Automatic ULEV w/Side Airbags LX 23 30 $17,948 $19,940
Automatic w/Side Airbags LX 23 30 $17,948 $19,940
Automatic ULEV w/ABS LX 23 30 $18,622 $20,690
Automatic w/ABS LX 23 30 $18,622 $20,690
Automatic SE 23 30 $18,766 $20,850
Automatic ULEV SE 23 30 $18,766 $20,850
Automatic ULEV w/ABS-Side Airbags LX 23 30 $18,847 $20,940
Automatic w/ABS-Side Airbags LX 23 30 $18,847 $20,940
Automatic ULEV w/Side Airbags SE 23 30 $18,991 $21,100
Automatic w/Side Airbags SE 23 30 $18,991 $21,100
Manual EX 26 32 $19,350 $21,500
Manual ULEV EX 26 32 $19,350 $21,500
Automatic EX 23 30 $20,069 $22,300
Automatic ULEV EX 23 30 $20,069 $22,300
Automatic V6 LX 20 28 $20,339 $22,600
Manual EX w/Leather 26 32 $20,384 $22,650
Manual ULEV EX w/Leather 26 32 $20,384 $22,650
Automatic EX w/Leather 23 30 $21,102 $23,450
Automatic SULEV EX w/Leather 23 30 $21,102 $23,450
Automatic ULEV EX w/Leather 23 30 $21,102 $23,450
Automatic V6 EX w/Leather 20 28 $22,765 $25,300
Pricing
Invoice Price
$16,007
$13,958
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$16,649
$15,500
Monthly Payment Estimate
$277 / month
$258 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 23 mpg 25 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 29 mpg 32 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Compact Midsize
Interior Dimensions
Second Leg Room (in) 36.4 37.9
Front Head Room (in) 40.8 40.0
Passenger Volume (ft³) 103.2 101.7
Second Hip Room (in) 52.7 54.1
Front Shoulder Room (in) 56.7 56.9
Second Head Room (in) 37.6 37.6
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Second Shoulder Room (in) 56.1 56.1
Front Leg Room (in) 43.9 42.1
Front Hip Room (in) 53.0 54.9
Exterior Dimensions
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 70.4 70.3
Track Width, Front (in) 61.0 61.2
Min Ground Clearance (in) - TBD - 6.2
Length, Overall (in) 191.5 189.4
Height, Overall (in) 57.9 56.9
Track Width, Rear (in) 61.2 60.4
Wheelbase (in) 110.2 106.9
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 15.6 14.1
Brakes
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) - TBD - 10.2 x 0.91
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA Yes
Brake ABS System NA NA
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes NA
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) - TBD - NA
Brake Type Power Power
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA 8.6 x 1.38
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 20.0 17.1
Steering
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.8 3.11
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 16.1 16.09
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 37.4 36.4
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Tires
Rear Tire Size P205/65R16 P195/70R14
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size P205/65R16 P195/70R14
Spare Tire Size Compact Compact
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 100 NA
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 1000 NA
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2999 2943
Wheels
Front Wheel Material Steel Steel
Spare Wheel Material Steel - TBD -
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6.5 14 X 5.5
Spare Wheel Size (in) Compact - TBD -
Rear Wheel Material Steel Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6.5 14 X 5.5
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) - TBD - 7.4
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) - TBD - 80
Engine
Displacement 2.5L/152 2.3L/137
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 175 @ 6000 135 @ 5400
Engine Type Gas I4 Gas I4
Fuel System SMPI PGM-FI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 181 @ 4000 145 @ 4700
Engine Order Code NA NA
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 23 25
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 29 32
Transmission
Clutch Size (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.26 1.193
Trans Type 5 5
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.77 0.685
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.27 3.000
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.94 1.807
Trans Order Code NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 4.13 4.06
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.95 0.903
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD Manual
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.42 3.285
Summary
Vehicle Name Nissan Altima Honda Accord Sdn
Body Style 4 Door Sedan 4 Door Sedan
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) - TBD - NA
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD - 0.91
Suspension Type - Rear Multi-Link Double Wishbone
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs NA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front Independent Strut Double Wishbone
 
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