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Selected Style 4-Door L Manual
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Manual L 21 27 $18,058 $19,795
4-Door Manual L Special Edition 21 27 $18,507 $20,295
4-Door Automatic L 22 28 $18,780 $20,595
4-Door Automatic L Special Edition 22 28 $19,229 $21,095
4-Door 2.5 Manual GT 21 27 $22,681 $24,995
4-Door 2.5 Automatic GT 20 27 $23,583 $25,995
4-Door Automatic Outback Ltd 22 28 $24,033 $26,495
4-Door Outback H6-3.0 Automatic Outback 19 26 $26,006 $28,695
4-Door Outback H6-3.0 VDC Automatic Outback 19 26 $27,949 $30,895
4-Door Sedan ES Manual
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan Manual ES 27 33 $13,175 $14,047
4-Door Sedan Automatic ES 24 31 $13,925 $14,847
4-Door Sedan Manual OZ-Rally 27 33 $14,869 $15,857
4-Door Sedan Automatic LS 24 31 $15,143 $16,147
4-Door Sedan Automatic OZ-Rally 24 31 $15,620 $16,657
4-Door Sedan Manual Evolution 18 26 $27,231 $28,987
Pricing
Invoice Price
$18,058
$13,175
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$19,795
$14,047
Monthly Payment Estimate
$330 / month
$234 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 21 mpg 27 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 27 mpg 33 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Compact Compact
Interior Dimensions
Second Leg Room (in) 34.2 36.6
Front Head Room (in) 38.9 38.8
Passenger Volume (ft³) 91.4 93.9
Second Hip Room (in) 51.9 50.2
Front Shoulder Room (in) 53.9 54.1
Second Head Room (in) 36.6 36.7
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Second Shoulder Room (in) 53.6 53.3
Front Leg Room (in) 43.3 43.2
Front Hip Room (in) 51.3 51.2
Exterior Dimensions
Liftover Height (in) 25.8 NA
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 68.7 66.7
Track Width, Front (in) 57.5 57.9
Min Ground Clearance (in) 6.1 4.9
Length, Overall (in) 184.4 177.6
Height, Overall (in) 55.7 54.1
Track Width, Rear (in) 57.5 57.9
Wheelbase (in) 104.3 102.4
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 12.4 11.3
Brakes
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.7 x 0.94 10.1 x 0.94
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA Yes
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel NA
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes NA
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.3 x 0.39 NA
Brake Type Power Power
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA 8.0 x 1.17
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 16.9 13.2
Steering
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.2 3.19
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) 38.1 NA
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 16.5 15.5
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 35.4 32.8
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Power Rack & Pinion
Tires
Rear Tire Size 205/60HR15 P185/65R14
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size 205/60HR15 P185/65R14
Spare Tire Size T135/70D16 T125/70D15
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 200 100
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA 100
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 2000 1000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA 1000
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3225 2646
Wheels
Front Wheel Material Steel Steel
Spare Wheel Material - TBD - Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6.0 14 x 5.5
Spare Wheel Size (in) 16 x 4.0 15 x 4.0T
Rear Wheel Material Steel Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6.0 14 x 5.5
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 7.2 6.4
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 430 - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 90 85
Engine
Displacement 2.5L/150 2.0L/122.0 CID
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 165 @ 5600 120 @ 5500
Engine Type Gas Flat 4-Cyl Gas I4
Fuel System SMPI MPFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 166 @ 4000 130 @ 4250
Engine Order Code NA 4G94
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 21 27
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 27 33
Transmission
Clutch Size (in) 8.86 - TBD -
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.45 1.38
Trans Type 5 5
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.78 0.77
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Drivetrain All Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.33 3.36
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.06 1.95
Trans Order Code NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.90 3.72
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.09 1.03
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD Manual
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.45 3.58
Summary
Vehicle Name Subaru Legacy Sedan Mitsubishi Lancer
Body Style 4 Door Sedan 4 Door Sedan
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 0.59 NA
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Lower L-Arms NA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 32 - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 0.79 0.98
Suspension Type - Rear Multi-Link Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Radius Arms w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 30 - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut MacPherson Strut
 
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