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Selected Style 4-Door Sedan
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Trim

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan 19 29 $21,081 $23,555
4-Door Sedan 50th Anniversary 19 29 $24,478 $27,350
4-Door Sedan LS 19 29 $22,468 $25,105
4-Door Sedan
Pricing
Invoice Price
$21,081
$26,521
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$23,555
$28,950
Monthly Payment Estimate
$393 / month
$483 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 19 mpg 18 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 29 mpg 27 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Large Car Large
Interior Dimensions
Front Hip Room (in) 55.4 57.1
Second Leg Room (in) 38.7 39.1
Front Head Room (in) 38.7 38.3
Passenger Volume (ft³) 106.1 105.1
Second Hip Room (in) 54.1 59.0
Front Shoulder Room (in) 59.0 58.8
Second Head Room (in) 38.3 37.7
Passenger Capacity 6 5
Second Shoulder Room (in) 58.3 58.7
Front Leg Room (in) 42.5 42.2
Exterior Dimensions
Track Width, Rear (in) 60.4 61.6
Wheelbase (in) 110.8 113.0
Liftover Height (in) 28.3 31.8
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 74.0 74.5
Track Width, Front (in) 60.4 61.9
Min Ground Clearance (in) 5.5 5.0
Length, Overall (in) 200.6 197.8
Height, Overall (in) 55.6 56.0
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 17.9 16.8
Brakes
Brake Type Power Power
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 8.85 x 1.77 NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.83 x 1.27 11.7 x 1.02
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes NA
Brake ABS System 4 Wheel 4-wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) NA Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) NA 10.6 x 0.47
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 18.0 16.9
Steering
Steering Type Power Rack & Pinion Power
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.97 3.1
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) 43.3 40.0
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 17.63 17.5
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 40.7 37.7
Tires
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size P205/70R15 225/55R17
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size P205/70R15 225/55R17
Spare Tire Size T125/70D15 NA
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 100 200
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 1000 2000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3530 3574
Wheels
Rear Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6 17 x 7.0
Front Wheel Material Steel Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material Steel NA
Front Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6 17 x 7.0
Spare Wheel Size (in) 15 x 4 NA
Rear Wheel Material Steel Aluminum
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 11.8 9.4
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 690 600
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 124 130
Engine
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 230 @ 4000 255 @ 3950
Engine Order Code L36 EGG
Displacement 3.8L/231 3.5L/215
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 205 @ 5200 253 @ 6400
Engine Type Gas V6 Gas V6
Fuel System SFI MPI
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 29 27
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 19 18
Transmission
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 2.92 2.84
Clutch Size (in) NA N/A
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00 1.00
Trans Type 4 4
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Trans Description Cont. Again Electronic Electronic
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.39 2.21
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.57 1.57
Trans Order Code NA DGB
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 2.86 3.66
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.71 0.69
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD, Automatic w/OD,
Summary
Vehicle Name Oldsmobile 88 Chrysler 300M
Body Style 4 Door Sedan 4 Door Sedan
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 35 30
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut Iso Struts
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 0.67 0.63
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 35 32
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 1.18 0.98
Suspension Type - Rear Chapman Strut Chapman Struts
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs w/Coil Springs
 
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