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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 $16,365 $16,749
4-Door Sedan Automatic 23 29 $16,854 $17,249
4-Door Sedan Manual S 23 29 $17,395 $18,599
4-Door Sedan Automatic S 23 29 $17,863 $19,099
4-Door Sedan Automatic SL 23 29 $21,363 $23,099
4-Door Sedan Manual SE 21 26 $20,946 $22,649
4-Door Sedan Automatic SE 19 26 $21,409 $23,149
4-Door Sedan SE
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Body Style

Trim

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan SE 20 29 $19,910 $21,760
4-Door Sedan GT 19 29 $21,603 $23,610
4-Door Sedan GTP 17 27 $24,165 $26,410
Pricing
Invoice Price
$16,365
$19,910
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$16,749
$21,760
Monthly Payment Estimate
$279 / month
$363 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 23 mpg 20 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 29 mpg 29 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Compact Mid-Size
Interior Dimensions
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 98
Second Hip Room (in) 52.7 54.3
Front Shoulder Room (in) 56.7 58.5
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
Exterior Dimensions
Track Width, Rear (in) 61.2 61.5
Wheelbase (in) 110.2 110.5
Liftover Height (in) 27.6 - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 70.4 72.7
Track Width, Front (in) 61.0 61.5
Min Ground Clearance (in) - TBD - 5.5
Length, Overall (in) 191.5 196.5
Height, Overall (in) 57.9 54.7
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 15.6 16.0
Brakes
Brake Type Power Pwr
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.7 x 0.35 11.7 x - TBD -
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Brake ABS System NA NA
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.5 x 0.35 10.5 x - TBD -
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 20.0 17.0
Steering
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.8 2.4
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 16.1 13.2
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 37.4 37.4
Tires
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size P205/65R16 P205/70R15
Rear Tire Order Code NA QIN
Front Tire Size P205/65R16 P205/70R15
Spare Tire Size Compact - TBD -
Front Tire Order Code NA QIN
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 100 100
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 1000 1000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3001 3384
Wheels
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6.5 15 x - TBD -
Front Wheel Material Steel Steel
Spare Wheel Material - TBD - - TBD -
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6.5 15 x - TBD -
Spare Wheel Size (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Rear Wheel Material Steel Steel
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) - TBD - 11.2
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 110 105
Engine
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 180 @ 4000 195 @ 4000
Engine Order Code NA LG8
Displacement 2.5L/- TBD - 3.1L/191
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 175 @ 6000 175 @ 5200
Engine Type Gas I4 Gas V6
Fuel System SMPI SFI
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 29 29
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 23 20
Transmission
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.42 2.921
Clutch Size (in) - TBD - NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.26 1.000
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 2.385
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.94 1.570
Trans Order Code NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 4.13 3.29
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.95 0.705
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD Automatic w/OD,
Summary
Vehicle Name Nissan Altima Pontiac Grand Prix
Body Style 4 Door Sedan 4 Door Sedan
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front Independent Strut MacPherson Strut
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear Multi-Link Tri-Link
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs w/Coil Springs
 
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