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Selected Style 4-Door Sedan I4 Manual 2.5
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Trim

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan I4 Manual 2.5 24 31 $17,050 $17,450
4-Door Sedan I4 Manual PZEV 2.5 24 31 $17,050 $17,450
4-Door Sedan I4 Manual 2.5 S 24 31 $18,051 $19,300
4-Door Sedan I4 Manual PZEV 2.5 S 24 31 $18,051 $19,300
4-Door Sedan I4 Automatic 2.5 S 23 29 $18,519 $19,800
4-Door Sedan I4 Automatic 2.5 SL 23 29 $18,519 $19,800
4-Door Sedan I4 Automatic PZEV 2.5 S 23 29 $18,519 $19,800
4-Door Sedan I4 Automatic PZEV 2.5 SL 23 29 $18,519 $19,800
4-Door Sedan V6 Manual 3.5 SE 21 27 $21,549 $23,300
4-Door Sedan V6 Automatic 3.5 SE 21 27 $22,150 $23,950
4-Door Sedan V6 Automatic 3.5 SL 20 30 $25,064 $27,100
4-Door Sedan V6 Automatic 3.5 SE-R 20 30 $27,144 $29,350
4-Door Sedan V6 Manual 3.5 SE-R 20 28 $27,144 $29,350
4-Door Sedan Custom
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan Custom 20 30 $20,166 $22,040
Pricing
Invoice Price
$17,050
$20,166
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$17,450
$22,040
Monthly Payment Estimate
$291 / month
$367 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 24 mpg 20 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 31 mpg 30 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Compact Mid-Size
Interior Dimensions
Second Hip Room (in) 52.7 53.3
Front Shoulder Room (in) 56.7 58.0
Second Head Room (in) 37.6 37.4
Passenger Capacity 5 6
Second Shoulder Room (in) 56.1 57.1
Front Leg Room (in) 43.9 42.4
Front Hip Room (in) 53.0 54.4
Second Leg Room (in) 36.4 36.9
Front Head Room (in) 40.8 39.4
Passenger Volume (ft³) 103.2 101.8
Exterior Dimensions
Track Width, Front (in) 61.0 62.0
Min Ground Clearance (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Length, Overall (in) 191.5 194.6
Height, Overall (in) 57.9 56.6
Track Width, Rear (in) 61.2 61.1
Wheelbase (in) 110.2 109.0
Liftover Height (in) 27.6 - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 70.4 72.7
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 15.6 16.7
Brakes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.7 x 0.35 10.8 x 1.3
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 10.8 x 1.3
Brake Type Power Pwr
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 20.0 17
Steering
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 16.1 15.2
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 37.4 37.5
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr rack & pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.8 2.74
Tires
Rear Tire Order Code NA QGY
Front Tire Size P215/60R16 P205/70R15
Spare Tire Size Temporary - TBD -
Front Tire Order Code NA QGY
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size P215/60R16 P205/70R15
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA - TBD -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 1000 1000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA - TBD -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 100 100
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3001 3342
Wheels
Spare Wheel Material - TBD - Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6.5 15 x 6
Spare Wheel Size (in) Temporary - TBD -
Rear Wheel Material Steel Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6.5 15 x 6
Front Wheel Material Steel Steel
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) - TBD - 11.6
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 8.0 - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 110 - TBD -
Engine
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 175 @ 6000 175 @ 5200
Engine Type Gas I4 Gas V6
Fuel System SMPI SFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 180 @ 4000 195 @ 4000
Engine Order Code NA LG8
Displacement 2.5L/150 3.1L/191
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 24 20
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 31 30
Transmission
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.77 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 1.568
Trans Order Code NA MX0
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 4.13 3.05
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.95 0.705
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD Automatic w/OD
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
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) - NA
Summary
Vehicle Name Nissan Altima Buick Century
Body Style 4 Door Sedan 4dr Sdn Custom
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear Multi-Link 4-wheel
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs Independent
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front Independent Strut 4-wheel
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs Independent
 
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