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Selected Style 4-Door Sedan GX
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Body Style

Trim

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door Coupe GX 22 31 $14,964 $16,005
2-Door Coupe GL1 22 31 $16,305 $17,820
2-Door Coupe GL2 22 30 $16,717 $18,270
2-Door Coupe GL3 20 32 $17,270 $18,875
2-Door Coupe GLS 20 32 $19,498 $21,545
4-Door Sedan GX 22 31 $14,964 $16,005
4-Door Sedan GL1 22 31 $16,305 $17,820
4-Door Sedan GL2 22 30 $16,717 $18,270
4-Door Sedan GL3 20 32 $17,270 $18,875
4-Door Sedan GLS 20 32 $19,498 $21,545
4-Door Sedan XE Manual
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Transmission

Trim

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan Manual XE 23 31 $14,547 $15,140
4-Door Sedan Automatic XE 21 28 $15,315 $15,940
4-Door Sedan Manual GXE 23 31 $15,016 $16,340
4-Door Sedan Automatic GXE 21 28 $15,751 $17,140
4-Door Sedan Manual SE 23 31 $16,935 $18,640
4-Door Sedan Automatic SE 21 28 $17,662 $19,440
4-Door Sedan Automatic GLE 21 29 $18,525 $20,390
Pricing
Invoice Price
$14,964
$14,547
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$16,005
$15,140
Monthly Payment Estimate
$267 / month
$252 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 22 mpg 23 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 31 mpg 31 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Compact Compact
Interior Dimensions
Front Hip Room (in) 50.9 52.5
Second Leg Room (in) 35.5 33.9
Front Head Room (in) 38.4 39.5
Passenger Volume (ft³) 91.0 93.8
Second Hip Room (in) 51.5 52.6
Front Shoulder Room (in) 53.6 55.7
Second Head Room (in) 37.0 37.7
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Second Shoulder Room (in) 52.6 54.8
Front Leg Room (in) 42.2 42.0
Exterior Dimensions
Track Width, Rear (in) 59.3 58.9
Wheelbase (in) 107.0 103.2
Liftover Height (in) 28.1 29.1
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 70.1 69.1
Track Width, Front (in) 59.1 59.3
Min Ground Clearance (in) 5.0 4.7
Length, Overall (in) 186.7 183.8
Height, Overall (in) 54.5 56.0
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 14.6 13.8
Brakes
Brake Type Power Power
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA 9.0 x -TBD-
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.9 x 1.0 11.4 x 0.87
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA Yes
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel NA
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes NA
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.9 x 0.4 NA
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 14.3 15.9
Steering
Steering Type Power Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.60 2.7
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) 37.2 40.0
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 14.7 17.0
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 35.1 37.4
Tires
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size P215/60SR15 P195/65R15
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size P215/60SR15 P195/65R15
Spare Tire Size T125/70D15 T125/70D15
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 100 110
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) 3078 2888
Wheels
Rear Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6.0 15 x 6
Front Wheel Material Steel Steel
Spare Wheel Material Steel - TBD -
Front Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6.0 15 x 6
Spare Wheel Size (in) 15 x 4 15 x 4
Rear Wheel Material Steel Steel
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 10.0 7.0
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 600 550
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 102 100
Engine
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 155 @ 4400 156 @ 4400
Engine Order Code LD9 NA
Displacement 2.4L/146 2.4L/146
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 150 @ 5600 155 @ 5600
Engine Type Gas L4 Gas I4
Fuel System SMPI SFI
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 31 31
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 22 23
Transmission
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.58 3.29
Clutch Size (in) - TBD - 8.86
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.35 1.21
Trans Type 5 5
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.69 0.74
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.31 3.43
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.02 1.85
Trans Order Code MM5 NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.94 3.82
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.98 0.95
Trans Description Cont. Manual Manual w/OD
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) - NA
Summary
Vehicle Name Oldsmobile Alero Nissan Altima
Body Style 4 Door Sedan 4 Door Sedan
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 32 32
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut Independent Strut
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 0.60 0.63
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 32 32
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 0.94 Hollow 0.83
Suspension Type - Rear Tri-Link Independent Strut
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) NA w/Coil Springs
 
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