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Selected Style 4-Door Sedan 2.3T
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan 2.3T 21 29 $31,884 $34,100
4-Door Wagon 2.3T 21 29 $32,819 $35,100
4-Door Sedan 2.3T Sport 21 29 $32,869 $35,195
4-Door Wagon 2.3T Sport 21 29 $33,804 $36,195
4-Door Sport Sedan 2.5L
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan 2.5L Sport 21 29 $27,156 $29,200
4-Door Sedan 3.0L Luxury 21 28 $30,644 $32,950
4-Door Sedan 3.0L 4MATIC Luxury 19 26 $32,318 $34,750
4-Door Sedan 3.5L Sport 20 28 $34,922 $37,550
4-Door Sedan 3.5L Luxury 20 29 $35,480 $38,150
4-Door Sedan 3.5L 4MATIC Luxury 19 24 $37,154 $39,950
4-Door Sedan 5.5L AMG 17 22 $50,638 $54,450
Pricing
Invoice Price
$31,884
$27,156
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$34,100
$29,200
Monthly Payment Estimate
$568 / month
$487 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 21 mpg 21 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 29 mpg 29 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Mid-Size Compact
Interior Dimensions
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Second Shoulder Room (in) 56.5 54.3
Front Leg Room (in) 42.4 41.7
Front Hip Room (in) - TBD - 51.9
Second Leg Room (in) 36.6 33.0
Front Head Room (in) 37.1 38.9
Passenger Volume (ft³) 96.2 - TBD -
Second Hip Room (in) - TBD - 54.5
Front Shoulder Room (in) 56.9 53.1
Second Head Room (in) 37.0 37.3
Exterior Dimensions
Height, Overall (in) 57.2 55.6
Track Width, Rear (in) 59.9 58.1
Wheelbase (in) 106.4 106.9
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 70.5 68.0
Track Width, Front (in) 59.9 59.3
Min Ground Clearance (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Length, Overall (in) 190.4 178.4
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 15.9 12.2
Brakes
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.26 x - TBD - 11.4 x 0.39
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) 12.05 x - TBD - 13.0 x 1.18
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Brake ABS System 4-wheel 4-Wheel
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 18.5 16.4
Steering
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 37.1 35.3
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Rack & Pinion Steering
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.9 2.8
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 15.9 - TBD -
Tires
Spare Tire Size - TBD - - TBD -
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size 235/45VR17 245/40ZR17
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size 235/45VR17 225/45ZR17
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) - TBD - NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) - TBD - NA
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) - TBD - NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) - TBD - NA
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3470 3405
Wheels
Rear Wheel Material Alloy Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in) 17 x 7.5 17 x 8.5
Front Wheel Material Alloy Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material - TBD - - TBD -
Front Wheel Size (in) 17 x 7.5 17 x 7.5
Spare Wheel Size (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) - TBD - - TBD -
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 140 - TBD -
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - - TBD -
Engine
Fuel System Turbo Charged MFI SMPI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 258 @ 1900-4000 181 @ 2700 - 5000
Engine Order Code NA NA
Displacement 2.3L/140 2.5L/152
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 260 @ 5300 201 @ 6200
Engine Type Gas 4-Cyl Gas V6
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 29 29
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 21 21
Transmission
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 4.05 3.27
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.89 1.25
Trans Description Cont. Manual Manual
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA 0.82
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.38 5.01
Clutch Size (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.18 1.78
Trans Type 5 6
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.66 1.00
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.17 4.06
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.76 2.83
Trans Order Code MAN NA
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) - 0.73
Summary
Body Style 4 Door Sedan 4 Door Sedan
Vehicle Name Saab 9-5 Mercedes-Benz C-Class
Suspension
Suspension Type - Rear Multilink 5-Arm Multilink
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs Coil-Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut 3-Link
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs Coil-Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD - - TBD -
 
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