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Selected Style 4-Door HB
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Body Style

Drivetrain

Trim

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door HB 29 36 $15,525 $16,605
4-Door HB AWD 26 31 $18,611 $19,905
4-Door HB GT 25 32 $18,283 $19,555
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
Pricing
Invoice Price
$15,525
$17,283
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$16,605
$18,485
Monthly Payment Estimate
$277 / month
$308 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 29 mpg 24 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 36 mpg 34 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Compact Passenger Car Compact
Interior Dimensions
Second Head Room (in) 39.8 37.0
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Second Shoulder Room (in) 52.6 55.4
Front Leg Room (in) 41.8 42.1
Front Hip Room (in) 51.7 50.9
Second Leg Room (in) 36.3 36.2
Front Head Room (in) 40.6 38.3
Passenger Volume (ft³) 96.0 92.8
Second Hip Room (in) 47.8 51.4
Front Shoulder Room (in) 53.2 53.6
Exterior Dimensions
Min Ground Clearance (in) 5.9 5.0
Length, Overall (in) 171.9 186.7
Height, Overall (in) 62.2 54.5
Track Width, Rear (in) 58.9 59.3
Wheelbase (in) 102.4 107.0
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 69.9 70.1
Track Width, Front (in) 59.6 59.1
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Up (ft³) 19.3 -
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down (ft³) 54.1 -
Trunk Volume (ft³) - 14.6
Brakes
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) 8.9 x - TBD - 10.9 x 0.43
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.9 x - TBD - 10.9 x 1.02
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 13.2 14.0
Steering
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 19.5 14.7
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 36.7 35.1
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.36 2.6
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Tires
Front Tire Size P205/55R16 P205/65R15
Spare Tire Size - TBD - T125/70D15
Front Tire Order Code QGF QCD
Spare Tire Order Code - TBD - NA
Rear Tire Size P205/55R16 P205/65R15
Rear Tire Order Code QGF QCD
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 1500 NA
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) N/A NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 150 NA
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) N/A NA
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2700 2939
Wheels
Spare Wheel Size (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Rear Wheel Material Steel Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x - TBD - 15 x - TBD -
Front Wheel Material Steel Steel
Spare Wheel Material - TBD - - TBD -
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x - TBD - 15 x - TBD -
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 6.9 10.0
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) - TBD - - TBD -
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - - TBD -
Engine
Engine Type Gas L4 Gas 4-cyl
Fuel System DOHC SFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 125 @ 4400 150 @ 4000
Engine Order Code LV6 L61
Displacement 1.8L/109 2.2L/134
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 130 @ 6000 140 @ 5600
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 36 34
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 29 24
Transmission
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.21 2.14
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.04 1.62
Trans Order Code MM5 MX0
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.94 3.91
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00 0.68
Trans Description Cont. Manual Automatic w/OD
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA -
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.57 2.95
Clutch Size (in) - TBD - NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.34 1.00
Trans Type 5 4
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.82 NA
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Summary
Body Style 4 Door Compact Car 2 Door Coupe
Vehicle Name Pontiac Vibe Oldsmobile Alero
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD - 0.94
Suspension Type - Rear Torsion Beam 4-Wheel
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) NA Independent
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front Independent 4-Wheel
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) - TBD - 0.60
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) NA Independent
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
 
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