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Selected Style 4-Door Minivan Ext WB GL
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Minivan Reg WB GS 18 25 $22,109 $24,430
4-Door Minivan Ext WB GL 18 25 $21,778 $24,065
4-Door Minivan Ext WB GLS 18 25 $24,724 $27,320
4-Door Minivan Ext WB Premiere Edition 18 25 $27,697 $30,605
3-Door Van XE
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
3-Door Van XE 17 23 $20,560 $23,099
3-Door Van GXE 17 23 $23,186 $26,049
Pricing
Invoice Price
$21,778
$20,560
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$24,065
$23,099
Monthly Payment Estimate
$401 / month
$385 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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TCC Rating
Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 18 mpg 17 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 25 mpg 23 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification 2WD Special Purpose 2WD Special Purpose
Interior Dimensions
Second Leg Room (in) 39.0 36.3
Front Head Room (in) 39.9 39.4
Passenger Volume (ft³) N/A 125.0
Second Hip Room (in) 64.3 59.0
Front Shoulder Room (in) 59.8 62.1
Third Leg Room (in) 36.7 36.1
Second Head Room (in) 39.3 39.7
Passenger Capacity 7 7
Third Hip Room (in) 48.3 49.6
Second Shoulder Room (in) 61.9 63.9
Front Leg Room (in) 39.9 39.9
Third Head Room (in) 38.9 37.3
Front Hip Room (in) 55.5 56.8
Third Shoulder Room (in) 59.6 63.3
Exterior Dimensions
Liftover Height (in) 25.0 23.5
Track Width, Rear (in) 63.3 63.4
Wheelbase (in) 120.0 112.2
Rear Door Opening Height (in) 40.7 41.6
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 72.2 73.8
Track Width, Front (in) 61.5 63.4
Min Ground Clearance (in) 6.0 5.5
Length, Overall (in) 201.4 190.0
Rear Door Opening Width (in) 50.5 50.9
Height, Overall (in) 68.1 65.6
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in) 62.4 - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³) - TBD - 49.4
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in) 50.5 - TBD -
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) 45.1 46.4
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in) 100.0 84.6
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³) 155.9 114.8
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in) NA - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³) - TBD - 14.1
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) 48.3 48.3
Brakes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.83 x 1.27 10.8 x 1.02
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel NA
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) NA NA
Brake Type Power Power
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 8.86 x 1.77 9.8 x - TBD -
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 25.0 20.0
Steering
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 13.79 - 15.51 17.5:1
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 39.7 39.9
Steering Type Power Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.05 3.0
Tires
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size P215/70R15 P205/75R15
Spare Tire Size T125/70R15 T125/90D16
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size P215/70R15 P205/75R15
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 200 200
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 200 350
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 2000 2000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 2000 3500
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3942 3868
Wheels
Spare Wheel Material - TBD - - TBD -
Front Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6 15 x 5.5
Spare Wheel Size (in) 15 x 4 16 x 4
Rear Wheel Material Steel Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6 15 x 5.5
Front Wheel Material Steel Steel
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 10.7 11.3
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 600 - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 105 125
Engine
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 180 @ 5200 151 @ 4800
Engine Type Gas V6 Gas V6
Fuel System SFI EFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 205 @ 4000 173 @ 4400
Engine Order Code LA1 NA
Displacement 3.4L/205 3.0/181
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 18 17
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 25 23
Transmission
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Trans Description Cont. Again Electronic Electronic
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.39 2.27
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.57 1.55
Trans Order Code MX0 NA
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.29 3.86
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.71 0.69
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD, Automatic w/OD,
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 2.92 2.79
Clutch Size (in) N/A NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00 1.00
Trans Type 4 4
Summary
Vehicle Name Oldsmobile Silhouette Nissan Quest
Body Style 4 Door Van 3 Door XE
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 1.42 NA
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs w/Lower T/V Link
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 32 32
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 1.34 1.30
Suspension Type - Rear Twist Axle Rigid Beam Axle
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs w/Leaf Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 25 30
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut MacPherson Strut
 
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