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4-Door Sedan GX
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door Coupe GX 21 32 $16,091 $17,210
4-Door Sedan GX 21 32 $16,091 $17,210
2-Door Coupe GL4 21 32 $17,037 $18,620
4-Door Sedan GL4 21 32 $17,037 $18,620
2-Door Coupe GL1 21 32 $17,197 $18,795
4-Door Sedan GL1 21 32 $17,197 $18,795
2-Door Coupe GL2 21 32 $18,025 $19,700
4-Door Sedan GL2 21 32 $18,025 $19,700
4-Door Sedan GLS 21 32 $19,878 $21,965
2-Door Coupe GLS 21 32 $20,081 $22,190
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4-Door Sedan Manual GL
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan Manual GL 24 31 $15,228 $16,700
4-Door Sedan Automatic GL 22 29 $16,092 $17,575
4-Door Sedan Manual GLS 24 31 $16,087 $17,650
4-Door Sedan TDI Manual GL 42 49 $16,764 $17,995
4-Door Sedan Automatic GLS 22 29 $16,951 $18,525
4-Door Wagon Manual GLS 24 31 $16,944 $18,600
4-Door Sedan TDI Manual GLS 42 49 $17,414 $18,700
4-Door Sedan TDI Automatic GL 34 45 $17,913 $19,180
4-Door Sedan Turbo Manual GLS 25 31 $17,486 $19,200
4-Door Sedan GLS Wolfsburg 25 31 $17,713 $19,450
4-Door Wagon Automatic GLS 22 29 $17,808 $19,475
4-Door Sedan TDI Automatic GLS 34 45 $18,565 $19,885
4-Door Sedan V6 Manual GLS 19 28 $18,164 $19,950
4-Door Sedan Turbo Automatic GLS 23 29 $18,350 $20,075
4-Door Sedan V6 Automatic GLS 19 26 $19,028 $20,825
4-Door Wagon V6 Manual GLS 19 28 $19,022 $20,900
4-Door Wagon V6 Automatic GLS 19 26 $19,886 $21,775
4-Door Sedan V6 Manual GLX 19 28 $22,094 $24,300
4-Door Sedan V6 Automatic GLX 19 26 $22,958 $25,175
4-Door Wagon V6 Manual GLX 19 28 $23,087 $25,400
4-Door Wagon V6 Automatic GLX 19 26 $23,951 $26,275
Pricing
Invoice Price
$16,091
$15,228
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$17,210
$16,700
Monthly Payment Estimate
$287 / month
$278 / month
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
Fuel Economy
City
21 mpg 24 mpg
Highway
32 mpg 31 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification
Compact Compact
Interior Dimensions
Front Leg Room (in)
42.2 41.3
Front Hip Room (in)
50.9 - TBD -
Second Leg Room (in)
35.5 - TBD -
Front Head Room (in)
38.4 38.7
Passenger Volume (ft³)
91.0 88
Second Hip Room (in)
51.5 - TBD -
Front Shoulder Room (in)
53.6 53.7
Second Head Room (in)
37.0 37.2
Passenger Capacity
5 5
Second Shoulder Room (in)
52.6 52.9
Exterior Dimensions
Track Width, Rear (in)
59.3 58.8
Wheelbase (in)
107.0 98.9
Liftover Height (in)
28.1 - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)
70.1 68.3
Track Width, Front (in)
59.1 - TBD -
Min Ground Clearance (in)
5.0 - TBD -
Length, Overall (in)
186.7 172.3
Height, Overall (in)
54.5 56.9
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³)
14.6 13.0
Brakes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
10.9 x 0.4 9.1 x - TBD -
Brake Type
Pwr Pwr-Assisted
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
10.9 x 1.0 11.0 x - TBD -
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
NA NA
Brake ABS System
4-Wheel Four-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
14.3 14.5
Steering
Steering Type
Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering)
2.6 3.0
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft)
37.2 - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall
14.7 15.6
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)
35.1 35.8
Tires
Spare Tire Order Code
NA NA
Rear Tire Size
P215/60R15 P195/65HR15
Rear Tire Order Code
NA NA
Front Tire Size
P215/60R15 P195/65HR15
Spare Tire Size
T125/70D15 P195/65HR15
Front Tire Order Code
NA NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
N/A N/A
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
N/A N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
N/A N/A
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
N/A N/A
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs)
3026 2853
Wheels
Rear Wheel Size (in)
15 x 6.0 15 x 6.0
Front Wheel Material
Steel Steel
Spare Wheel Material
Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in)
15 x 6.0 15 x 6.0
Spare Wheel Size (in)
15 x -TBD- 15 x 6.0
Rear Wheel Material
Steel Steel
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts)
10.0 5.8
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
102 90
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
600 - TBD -
Engine
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
155 @ 4400 122 @ 2600
Engine Order Code
LD9 NA
Displacement
2.4L/146 2.0L/121
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
150 @ 5600 115 @ 5200
Engine Type
Gas L4 Gas I4
Fuel System
SMPI SMPI
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
32 31
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
21 24
Transmission
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1)
2.96 3.78
Clutch Size (in)
NA - TBD -
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.00 1.36
Trans Type
4 5
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
NA 0.84
Trans Description Cont. Again
Electronic NA
Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive Front-Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1)
2.14 3.06
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
1.62 2.12
Trans Order Code
MX0 NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
3.42 4.24
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.68 1.03
Trans Description Cont.
Automatic w/OD, Manual w/OD
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
- NA
Summary
Body Style
4 Door Sedan 4 Door Sedan GL
Vehicle Name
Oldsmobile Alero Volkswagen Jetta
Suspension
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
Tri-Link Torsion-Beam
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm)
32 - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front
MacPherson Strut Independent
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in)
0.60 - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
w/Coil Springs MacPherson Strut
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm)
32 - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in)
0.94 Hollow - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear
MacPherson Strut Independent

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