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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
4-Door Sedan SE
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Trim

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door Coupe GT 20 29 $20,386 $22,280
2-Door Coupe GT1 20 29 $21,529 $23,530
4-Door Sedan SE 26 37 $15,619 $17,070
4-Door Sedan SE1 26 37 $17,892 $19,555
4-Door Sedan SE2 20 29 $19,974 $21,830
4-Door Sedan GT 20 29 $20,386 $22,280
4-Door Sedan GT1 20 29 $21,529 $23,530
Pricing
Invoice Price
$17,283
$15,619
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$18,485
$17,070
Monthly Payment Estimate
$308 / month
$285 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 24 mpg 26 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 34 mpg 37 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Compact Compact
Interior Dimensions
Second Hip Room (in) 51.4 52.4
Front Shoulder Room (in) 53.6 53.6
Second Head Room (in) 37.0 37.6
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Second Shoulder Room (in) 55.4 52.8
Front Leg Room (in) 42.1 42.1
Front Hip Room (in) 50.9 52.6
Second Leg Room (in) 36.2 35.5
Front Head Room (in) 38.3 38.3
Passenger Volume (ft³) 92.8 90.0
Exterior Dimensions
Track Width, Front (in) 59.1 59.0
Min Ground Clearance (in) 5.0 - TBD -
Length, Overall (in) 186.7 186.3
Height, Overall (in) 54.5 55.1
Track Width, Rear (in) 59.3 59.1
Wheelbase (in) 107.0 107.0
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 70.1 70.4
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 14.6 14.6
Brakes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.9 x 1.02 10.9 x - TBD -
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 Pwr
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 10.9 x 0.43 7.9 x - TBD -
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 14.0 14
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 35.1
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.6 2.5
Tires
Rear Tire Order Code QCD QMR
Front Tire Size P205/65R15 P205/65R15
Spare Tire Size T125/70D15 - TBD -
Front Tire Order Code QCD QMR
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size P205/65R15 P205/65R15
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA N/A
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA N/A
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2939 3066
Wheels
Spare Wheel Material - TBD - - TBD -
Front Wheel Size (in) 15 x - TBD - 15 x 6
Spare Wheel Size (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Rear Wheel Material Steel Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 15 x - TBD - 15 x 6
Front Wheel Material Steel Steel
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 10.0 10.0
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) - TBD - 105
Engine
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 140 @ 5600 140 @ 5600
Engine Type Gas 4-cyl Gas 4-Cyl
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 37
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/OD
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 2.95 3.58
Clutch Size (in) NA - TBD -
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00 1.35
Trans Type 4 5
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) - NA
Summary
Vehicle Name Oldsmobile Alero Pontiac Grand Am
Body Style 2 Door Coupe 4 Door Sedan
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 0.94 0.94
Suspension Type - Rear 4-Wheel Independent
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) Independent Tri-Link
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front 4-Wheel Independent
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 0.60 0.60
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) Independent MacPherson Strut
 
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