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Selected Style 2-Door Coupe GX
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Trim

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door Coupe GX 24 34 $17,283 $18,485
2-Door Coupe GL1 24 34 $18,698 $20,435
2-Door Coupe GLS 20 29 $21,118 $23,335
4-Door Sedan GX 24 34 $17,283 $18,485
4-Door Sedan GL2 20 29 $20,116 $21,985
4-Door Sedan GLS 20 29 $20,891 $23,085
2-Door Coupe GL2 20 29 $20,116 $21,985
4-Door Sedan GL1 24 34 $18,698 $20,435
2-Door Base Coupe w/1SV
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door Coupe Base 26 37 $13,309 $14,235
2-Door Coupe LS 26 37 $14,871 $15,905
2-Door Coupe LS Sport 26 37 $16,278 $17,410
4-Door Sedan Base 26 37 $13,496 $14,435
4-Door Sedan LS 26 37 $15,058 $16,105
4-Door Sedan LS Sport 26 37 $16,465 $17,610
2-Door Base Coupe w/1SV 26 33 $9,577 $10,135
Pricing
Invoice Price
$17,283
$9,577
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$18,485
$10,135
Monthly Payment Estimate
$308 / month
$169 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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TCC Rating
Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 24 mpg 26 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 34 mpg 33 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Compact Sub-Compact
Interior Dimensions
Second Hip Room (in) 51.4 49.5
Front Shoulder Room (in) 53.6 53.9
Second Head Room (in) 37.0 36.6
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Second Shoulder Room (in) 55.4 54.9
Front Leg Room (in) 42.1 41.9
Front Hip Room (in) 50.9 50.0
Second Leg Room (in) 36.2 32.7
Front Head Room (in) 38.3 37.6
Passenger Volume (ft³) 92.8 100
Exterior Dimensions
Track Width, Front (in) 59.1 57.6
Min Ground Clearance (in) 5.0 5.7
Length, Overall (in) 186.7 180.9
Height, Overall (in) 54.5 53.0
Track Width, Rear (in) 59.3 56.4
Wheelbase (in) 107.0 104.1
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - 26.1
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 70.1 68.7
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 14.6 13.2
Brakes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.9 x 1.02 10.2 x 0.79
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Brake ABS System NA NA
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) NA NA
Brake Type Pwr Power
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 10.9 x 0.43 9.06 x 1.57
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 14.0 14.0
Steering
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 14.7 14.7
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 35.1 35.6
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Power Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.6 2.6
Tires
Rear Tire Order Code QCD QFB
Front Tire Size P205/65R15 P195/70R14
Spare Tire Size T125/70D15 T115/70D14
Front Tire Order Code QCD QFB
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size P205/65R15 P195/70R14
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA 1000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA 100
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2939 2617
Wheels
Spare Wheel Material - TBD - Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 15 x - TBD - 14 x 6.0
Spare Wheel Size (in) - TBD - 14 x 6.0
Rear Wheel Material Steel Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 15 x - TBD - 14 x 6.0
Front Wheel Material Steel Steel
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 10.0 9.6
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - 525
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) - TBD - 105
Engine
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 140 @ 5600 140 @ 5600
Engine Type Gas 4-cyl Gas L4
Fuel System SFI SFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 150 @ 4000 150 @ 4000
Engine Order Code L61 L61
Displacement 2.2L/134 2.2L/134
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 24 26
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 34 33
Transmission
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) NA 0.69
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.14 3.31
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.62 2.02
Trans Order Code MX0 MM5
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.91 3.94
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.68 0.98
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD Manual w/4th & 5th OD
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 2.95 3.58
Clutch Size (in) NA 8.46
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00 1.35
Trans Type 4 5
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) - NA
Summary
Vehicle Name Oldsmobile Alero Chevrolet Cavalier
Body Style 2 Door Coupe 2 Door Coupe
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - 32
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 0.94 0.75
Suspension Type - Rear 4-Wheel Trailing Axle
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) Independent w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - 25
Suspension Type - Front 4-Wheel MacPherson Strut
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 0.60 NA
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) Independent w/Coil Springs
 
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