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Selected Style 4-Door Sedan CE Manual
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Body Style

Transmission

Engine

Trim

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan Automatic LE 23 30 $17,446 $19,928
4-Door Sedan V6 Automatic LE 20 28 $19,469 $22,238
4-Door Sedan Automatic XLE 23 30 $19,152 $21,878
4-Door Sedan V6 Automatic XLE 20 28 $21,088 $24,088
4-Door Sedan Manual CE 23 31 $14,568 $16,448
4-Door Sedan Automatic CE 23 30 $15,277 $17,248
4-Door Sedan V6 Manual CE 20 28 $17,103 $19,308
4-Door Sedan Custom
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Trim

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan Custom 20 29 $16,722 $17,885
4-Door Sedan Limited 20 29 $17,586 $19,220
Pricing
Invoice Price
$14,568
$16,722
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$16,448
$17,885
Monthly Payment Estimate
$274 / month
$298 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 23 mpg 20 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 31 mpg 29 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Mid-Size Mid-Size
Interior Dimensions
Second Hip Room (in) 54.1 53.4
Front Shoulder Room (in) 56.2 58.0
Second Head Room (in) 37.6 37.4
Passenger Capacity 5 6
Second Shoulder Room (in) 56.1 57.1
Front Leg Room (in) 43.5 42.4
Front Hip Room (in) 54.0 54.7
Second Leg Room (in) 35.5 36.9
Front Head Room (in) 38.6 39.3
Passenger Volume (ft³) 96.9 101.8
Exterior Dimensions
Min Ground Clearance (in) 5.3 5.7
Length, Overall (in) 188.5 194.6
Height, Overall (in) 55.4 56.6
Track Width, Rear (in) 59.9 61.1
Wheelbase (in) 105.2 109.0
Liftover Height (in) 24.8 29.8
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 70.1 72.7
Track Width, Front (in) 61.1 62.0
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 14.1 16.7
Brakes
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Brake ABS System NA 4 Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) NA NA
Brake Type Power Power
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 9.0 x - TBD - 8.9 x 1.8
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.0 x 1.1 10.3 x 1.3
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 18.5 17.0
Steering
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 17.4 16.8
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 35.4 37.5
Steering Type Power Rack & Pinion Power
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.1 3.04
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) 37.7 42.5
Tires
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size P195/70R14 P205/70R15
Spare Tire Size P195/70R14 T125/70D15
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size P195/70R14 P205/70R15
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) N/A 100
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 2000 1000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) N/A 1000
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 200 100
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2998 3364
Wheels
Spare Wheel Size (in) 14 x 5.5 15 x 4.0
Rear Wheel Material Steel Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 14 x 5.5 15 x 6.0
Front Wheel Material Steel Steel
Spare Wheel Material Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 14 x 5.5 15 x 6.0
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 7.3 11.0
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 80 105
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 582 600
Engine
Engine Type Gas 4-Cyl Gas V6
Fuel System EFI SFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 147 @ 4400 185 @ 4000
Engine Order Code NA L82
Displacement 2.2L/134 3.1L/191
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 133 @ 5200 160 @ 5200
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 23 20
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 31 29
Transmission
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.15 2.38
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.96 1.57
Trans Order Code NA MX0
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.94 3.29
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.95 0.70
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD Automatic w/OD,
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.54 2.92
Clutch Size (in) 3.94 NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.25 1.00
Trans Type 5 4
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.73 NA
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Trans Description Cont. Again NA Electronic
Summary
Body Style 4 Door Sedan 4dr Sdn Custom
Vehicle Name Toyota Camry Buick Century
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - 32
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD - 1.10
Suspension Type - Rear MacPherson Strut Tri-Link w/
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) NA MacPherson Strut
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - 25
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut MacPherson Strut w/
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) - TBD - 0.472
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) NA Lower control arm
 
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