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Selected Style 4-Door Sedan Manual
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Body Style

Transmission

Trim

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 Automatic SL 23 29 $20,819 $22,899
4-Door Sedan Manual SE 21 26 $20,592 $22,649
4-Door Sedan Automatic SE 19 26 $21,046 $23,149
4-Door Sedan SE
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Trim

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door Coupe GT 19 29 $21,228 $23,200
2-Door Coupe GTP 18 28 $23,689 $25,890
4-Door Sedan SE 20 29 $19,425 $21,230
4-Door Sedan GT 19 29 $21,365 $23,350
4-Door Sedan GTP 18 28 $23,854 $26,070
Pricing
Invoice Price
$16,007
$19,425
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$16,649
$21,230
Monthly Payment Estimate
$277 / month
$354 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 23 mpg 20 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 29 mpg 29 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Compact Mid-Size
Interior Dimensions
Second Head Room (in) 37.6 36.5
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Second Shoulder Room (in) 56.1 57.2
Front Leg Room (in) 43.9 42.4
Front Hip Room (in) 53.0 55.7
Second Leg Room (in) 36.4 35.9
Front Head Room (in) 40.8 38.3
Passenger Volume (ft³) 103.2 99.0
Second Hip Room (in) 52.7 54.3
Front Shoulder Room (in) 56.7 58.5
Exterior Dimensions
Min Ground Clearance (in) - TBD - 5.4
Length, Overall (in) 191.5 196.5
Height, Overall (in) 57.9 54.7
Track Width, Rear (in) 61.2 61.5
Wheelbase (in) 110.2 110.5
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - 27.9
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 70.4 72.7
Track Width, Front (in) 61.0 61.5
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 15.6 16.0
Brakes
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) - TBD - 10.9 x - TBD -
Brake Type Power Power
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) - TBD - 10.9 x - TBD -
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Brake ABS System NA 4-Wheel
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 20.0 17.5
Steering
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 16.1 17.6
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 37.4 36.9
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Power Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.8 2.3
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Tires
Front Tire Size P205/65R16 P205/70R15
Spare Tire Size Compact - TBD -
Front Tire Order Code NA QIN
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size P205/65R16 P205/70R15
Rear Tire Order Code NA QIN
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 1000 1000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 100 100
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2999 3384
Wheels
Spare Wheel Size (in) Compact -TBD-
Rear Wheel Material Steel Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6.5 15 x 6
Front Wheel Material Steel Steel
Spare Wheel Material Steel - TBD -
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6.5 15 x 6
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) - TBD - 11.6
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) - TBD - 140
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - - TBD -
Engine
Engine Type Gas I4 Gas V6
Fuel System SMPI SFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 181 @ 4000 195 @ 4000
Engine Order Code NA LG8
Displacement 2.5L/152 3.1L/191
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 175 @ 6000 175 @ 5200
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 29 29
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 23 20
Transmission
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.94 1.57
Trans Order Code NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 4.13 3.29
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.95 0.71
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD Automatic w/OD
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.42 2.92
Clutch Size (in) - TBD - NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.26 1.00
Trans Type 5 4
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.77 NA
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.27 2.39
Summary
Body Style 4 Door Sedan 4 Door Sedan
Vehicle Name Nissan Altima Pontiac Grand Prix
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD - 1.18
Suspension Type - Rear Multi-Link Tri-Link
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front Independent Strut MacPherson Strut
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) - TBD - 0.78
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
 
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