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Selected Style 4-Door Sedan XL (SE)
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Trim

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan XL 22 31 $23,921 $26,775
4-Door Sedan Touring 22 31 $25,932 $29,025
4-Door Sedan XLS 22 31 $27,477 $31,225
4-Door Sedan Limited 22 31 $29,888 $33,965
4-Door Sedan SE
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Trim

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan SE 20 27 $20,507 $22,230
4-Door Sedan SEL 21 29 $22,307 $24,230
4-Door Sedan Limited 21 29 $24,242 $26,380
4-Door Sedan AWD SE 19 26 $22,172 $24,080
4-Door Sedan AWD SEL 19 26 $23,972 $26,080
4-Door Sedan AWD Limited 19 26 $25,907 $28,230
Pricing
Invoice Price
$23,921
$20,507
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$26,775
$22,230
Monthly Payment Estimate
$446 / month
$371 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 22 mpg 20 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 31 mpg 27 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Large Large Sedan
Interior Dimensions
Front Hip Room (in) 55.8 53.7
Second Leg Room (in) 40.9 41.9
Passenger Volume (ft³) 106.9 106.5
Front Head Room (in) 38.8 37.5
Second Hip Room (in) 56.2 53.6
Front Shoulder Room (in) 59.4 57.8
Second Head Room (in) 37.5 39.1
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Second Shoulder Room (in) 58.2 57.6
Front Leg Room (in) 41.3 41.2
Exterior Dimensions
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - 26.5
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 72.8 74.5
Track Width, Front (in) 62.2 64.6
Min Ground Clearance (in) 5.3 - TBD -
Length, Overall (in) 197.2 200.7
Height, Overall (in) 58.5 61.5
Track Width, Rear (in) 61.6 65.0
Wheelbase (in) 111.0 112.9
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 14.4 21.2
Brakes
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 - - TBD -
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.9 x - TBD - - TBD -
Brake Type Pwr Pwr
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 18.5 20.0
Steering
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.22 - TBD -
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 16.1 16.1
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 36.9 40.0
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Tires
Rear Tire Size P215/60R16 P215/60R17
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size P215/60R16 P215/60R17
Spare Tire Size P215/60R16 Compact
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 100 100
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) - TBD - NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 1000 1000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) - TBD - NA
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3490 3664
Wheels
Front Wheel Material Aluminum Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material - TBD - - TBD -
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6.5 17 x - TBD -
Spare Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6.5 Compact
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6.5 17 x - TBD -
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) - TBD - - TBD -
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 100 - TBD -
Engine
Displacement 3.5L/211 3.0L/182
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 268 @ 6200 203 @ 5750
Engine Type Gas V6 Gas V6
Fuel System EFI SMPI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 248 @ 4700 207 @ 4500
Engine Order Code NA NA
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 31 27
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 22 20
Transmission
Clutch Size (in) NA NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.52 NA
Trans Type 5 1
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.76 NA
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.38 NA
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.36 NA
Trans Order Code NA 44C
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.08 4.98
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.05 NA
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD Continuously Variable
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 4.24 2.41-0.41
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) - NA
Summary
Vehicle Name Toyota Avalon Ford Five Hundred
Body Style 4 Door Sedan 4 Door Sedan
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut Independent
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 0.59 0.55
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Stabilizer bar MacPherson strut
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 0.94 0.91
Suspension Type - Rear Multi-link Strut Independent
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Stabilizer bar Multi-link
 
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