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Selected Style 4-Door Sedan
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Trim

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan 20 30 $21,099 $23,060
4-Door Sedan GT 20 30 $22,838 $24,960
4-Door Sedan GTP 19 28 $24,457 $26,730
4-Door Sedan GXP 18 27 $26,841 $29,335
4-Door Sedan I4 Manual 2.5
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Trim

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan I4 Manual 2.5 24 31 $17,050 $17,450
4-Door Sedan I4 Manual PZEV 2.5 24 31 $17,050 $17,450
4-Door Sedan I4 Manual 2.5 S 24 31 $18,051 $19,300
4-Door Sedan I4 Manual PZEV 2.5 S 24 31 $18,051 $19,300
4-Door Sedan I4 Automatic 2.5 S 23 29 $18,519 $19,800
4-Door Sedan I4 Automatic 2.5 SL 23 29 $18,519 $19,800
4-Door Sedan I4 Automatic PZEV 2.5 S 23 29 $18,519 $19,800
4-Door Sedan I4 Automatic PZEV 2.5 SL 23 29 $18,519 $19,800
4-Door Sedan V6 Manual 3.5 SE 21 27 $21,549 $23,300
4-Door Sedan V6 Automatic 3.5 SE 21 27 $22,150 $23,950
4-Door Sedan V6 Automatic 3.5 SL 20 30 $25,064 $27,100
4-Door Sedan V6 Automatic 3.5 SE-R 20 30 $27,144 $29,350
4-Door Sedan V6 Manual 3.5 SE-R 20 28 $27,144 $29,350
Pricing
Invoice Price
$21,099
$17,050
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$23,060
$17,450
Monthly Payment Estimate
$384 / month
$291 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 20 mpg 24 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 30 mpg 31 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Mid-Size Compact
Interior Dimensions
Front Leg Room (in) 42.2 43.9
Front Hip Room (in) 54.5 53.0
Second Leg Room (in) 36.2 36.4
Front Head Room (in) 38.8 40.8
Passenger Volume (ft³) 97.0 103.2
Second Hip Room (in) 54.3 52.7
Front Shoulder Room (in) 58.0 56.7
Second Head Room (in) 36.2 37.6
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Second Shoulder Room (in) 54.8 56.1
Exterior Dimensions
Track Width, Rear (in) 61.3 61.2
Wheelbase (in) 110.5 110.2
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - 27.6
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 71.6 70.4
Track Width, Front (in) 61.6 61.0
Min Ground Clearance (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Length, Overall (in) 198.3 191.5
Height, Overall (in) 55.9 57.9
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 16.0 15.6
Brakes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.5 x - TBD - 11.5 x 0.35
Brake Type Pwr Power
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.7 x - TBD - 11.7 x 0.35
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Brake ABS System NA NA
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 17 20.0
Steering
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.4 2.8
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 13.2 16.1
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 37.4 37.4
Tires
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size P225/60R16 P215/60R16
Rear Tire Order Code QNX NA
Front Tire Size P225/60R16 P215/60R16
Spare Tire Size - TBD - Temporary
Front Tire Order Code QNX NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 100 100
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) 3477 3001
Wheels
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x - TBD - 16 x 6.5
Front Wheel Material Steel Steel
Spare Wheel Material - TBD - - TBD -
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x - TBD - 16 x 6.5
Spare Wheel Size (in) - TBD - Temporary
Rear Wheel Material Steel Steel
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 11.2 - TBD -
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) - TBD - 110
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - 8.0
Engine
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 230 @ 4000 180 @ 4000
Engine Order Code L26 NA
Displacement 3.8L/231 2.5L/150
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 200 @ 5200 175 @ 6000
Engine Type Gas V6 Gas I4
Fuel System SFI SMPI
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 30 31
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 20 24
Transmission
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 2.92 3.42
Clutch Size (in) NA - TBD -
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00 1.26
Trans Type 4 5
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) NA 0.77
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA -
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.38 2.27
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.56 1.94
Trans Order Code NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.05 4.13
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.70 0.95
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD Manual w/OD
Summary
Body Style 4 Door Sedan 4 Door Sedan
Vehicle Name Pontiac Grand Prix Nissan Altima
Suspension
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) Independent w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front Wide Track Independent Strut
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 0.68 - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) Independent w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 0.79 - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear Wide Track Multi-Link
 
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