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Selected Style 4-Door Sedan V6 Manual 3.5 SE
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan V6 Manual 3.5 SE 20 29 $25,146 $27,500
4-Door Sedan V6 Automatic 3.5 SE 20 28 $25,146 $27,500
4-Door Sedan V6 Automatic 3.5 SL 20 28 $27,202 $29,750
4-Door Sedan STD Manual (GS)
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan Manual STD 24 33 $16,645 $18,195
4-Door Sedan Automatic STD 24 34 $17,406 $19,025
4-Door Sedan Manual LE 24 33 $17,266 $19,295
4-Door Sedan Automatic LE 24 34 $18,011 $20,125
4-Door Sedan V6 Automatic LE 20 28 $20,051 $22,530
4-Door Sedan Manual SE 24 33 $17,910 $20,125
4-Door Sedan Automatic SE 24 34 $18,649 $20,955
4-Door Sedan V6 Automatic SE 21 29 $21,158 $23,775
4-Door Sedan Automatic XLE 24 34 $20,063 $22,545
4-Door Sedan V6 Automatic XLE 20 28 $22,743 $25,555
Pricing
Invoice Price
$25,146
$16,645
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$27,500
$18,195
Monthly Payment Estimate
$458 / month
$303 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 20 mpg 24 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 29 mpg 33 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Mid-Size Mid-Size
Interior Dimensions
Second Hip Room (in) 54.8 54.1
Front Shoulder Room (in) 57.9 57.5
Second Head Room (in) 37.3 38.3
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Second Shoulder Room (in) 56.5 56.7
Front Leg Room (in) 43.9 41.5
Front Hip Room (in) 53.5 54.4
Second Leg Room (in) 36.5 37.8
Front Head Room (in) 40.1 39.9
Passenger Volume (ft³) 103.6 101.8
Exterior Dimensions
Track Width, Front (in) 61.0 60.8
Min Ground Clearance (in) 5.5 5.5
Length, Overall (in) 193.5 189.2
Height, Overall (in) 58.3 58.7
Track Width, Rear (in) 61.2 60.4
Wheelbase (in) 111.2 107.1
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 71.7 70.7
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 15.5 14.1
Brakes
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA Yes
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes NA
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.50 x 0.35 NA
Brake Type Power Pwr
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA 9.0 x - TBD -
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 12.60 x 1.10 10.8 x - TBD -
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 20.0 18.5
Steering
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 16.2 15.8
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 40.0 37.4
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.6 3.2
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Tires
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size P245/45VR18 P205/65R15
Spare Tire Size T145/80R17 Compact
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size P245/45VR18 P205/65R15
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA - TBD -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 1000 2000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA - TBD -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 100 200
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3436 3108
Wheels
Spare Wheel Material Aluminum Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 18 x 7.5 15 x 6.5
Spare Wheel Size (in) 17 x - TBD - Compact
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 18 x 7.5 15 x 6.5
Front Wheel Material Aluminum Steel
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 8.8 - TBD -
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 110 80
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - - TBD -
Engine
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 265 @ 5800 160 @ 5700
Engine Type Gas V6 Gas I4
Fuel System SMPI SEFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 255 @ 4400 163 @ 4000
Engine Order Code NA NA
Displacement 3.5L/214 2.4L/146
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 20 24
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 29 33
Transmission
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.00 3.58
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.94 2.05
Trans Order Code NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 4.13 3.94
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.06 0.97
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD Manual w/OD
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.63 NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.15 3.54
Clutch Size (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.39 1.33
Trans Type 6 5
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.81 0.73
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) - NA
Summary
Body Style 4 Door Sedan 4 Door Sedan
Vehicle Name Nissan Maxima Toyota Camry
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 0.87 0.91
Suspension Type - Rear Multi-Link Beam MacPherson Strut
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) 1.03 0.63
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs w/Coil Springs
 
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