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Selected Style 4-Door Sedan GLS Manual
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan Manual GLS 22 31 $19,790 $21,750
4-Door Sedan Automatic GLS 20 29 $20,863 $22,825
4-Door Sedan V6 Manual GLS 20 29 $22,049 $24,250
4-Door Sedan V6 Automatic GLS 18 26 $23,122 $25,325
4-Door Sedan V6 Automatic w/4Motion GLS 20 29 $24,951 $27,075
4-Door Sedan V6 Manual GLX 20 29 $26,114 $28,750
4-Door Sedan V6 Automatic GLX 18 26 $27,187 $29,825
4-Door Sedan V6 Automatic w/4Motion GLX 20 29 $29,016 $31,575
4-Door Wagon Manual GLS 22 31 $20,513 $22,550
4-Door Wagon Automatic GLS 20 29 $21,586 $23,625
4-Door Wagon V6 Manual GLS 20 29 $22,772 $25,050
4-Door Wagon V6 Automatic GLS 18 26 $23,845 $26,125
4-Door Wagon V6 Automatic w/4Motion GLS 20 29 $25,674 $27,875
4-Door Wagon V6 Manual GLX 20 29 $26,837 $29,550
4-Door Wagon V6 Automatic GLX 18 26 $27,910 $30,625
4-Door Wagon V6 Automatic w/4Motion GLX 20 29 $29,739 $32,375
4-Door Sedan SE
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door Coupe GT 20 30 $20,093 $21,960
2-Door Coupe GTP 20 29 $23,286 $25,450
4-Door Sedan SE 20 29 $18,716 $20,455
4-Door Sedan GT 20 30 $20,230 $22,110
4-Door Sedan GTP 20 29 $23,451 $25,630
Pricing
Invoice Price
$19,790
$18,716
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$21,750
$20,455
Monthly Payment Estimate
$363 / month
$341 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 22 mpg 20 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 31 mpg 29 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Mid-Size Mid-Size
Interior Dimensions
Second Hip Room (in) - TBD - 54.3
Front Shoulder Room (in) 55.8 58.5
Second Head Room (in) 37.8 36.5
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Second Shoulder Room (in) 54.6 57.2
Front Leg Room (in) 41.5 42.4
Front Hip Room (in) - TBD - 55.7
Second Leg Room (in) 35.3 35.9
Passenger Volume (ft³) 95.3 99.0
Front Head Room (in) 39.7 38.3
Exterior Dimensions
Min Ground Clearance (in) 4.3 5.4
Length, Overall (in) 184.1 196.5
Height, Overall (in) 57.5 54.7
Track Width, Rear (in) 59.1 61.5
Wheelbase (in) 106.4 110.5
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - 27.9
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 68.5 72.7
Track Width, Front (in) 59.0 61.5
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 15 16.0
Brakes
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Brake ABS System Four-Wheel 4-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 9.6 x 0.39 10.9 x - TBD -
Brake Type Pwr-Assisted Power
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.1 x 0.98 10.9 x - TBD -
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 16.4 17.5
Steering
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 14.3 17.6
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 37.4 36.9
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Power Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.8 2.3
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Tires
Rear Tire Order Code NA QIN
Front Tire Size P195/65HR15 P205/70R15
Spare Tire Size P195/65HR15 T125/70D15
Front Tire Order Code NA QIN
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size P195/65HR15 P205/70R15
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) - TBD - NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) - TBD - 1000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) - TBD - NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) - TBD - 100
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3122 3384
Wheels
Spare Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6 15 x 4
Rear Wheel Material Steel Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6 15 x 6
Front Wheel Material Steel Steel
Spare Wheel Material Steel - TBD -
Front Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6 15 x 6
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 7.4 11.6
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 90 105
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - - TBD -
Engine
Engine Type Gas I4 Gas V6
Fuel System SMPI SFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 155 @ 1750 195 @ 4000
Engine Order Code NA LG8
Displacement 1.8L/109 3.1L/191
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 170 @ - TBD - 175 @ 5200
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 22 20
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 31 29
Transmission
Drivetrain Front-Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.44 2.39
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.12 1.57
Trans Order Code NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.70 3.05
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.03 0.71
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD Automatic w/OD,
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.50 2.92
Clutch Size (in) - TBD - NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.30 1.00
Trans Type 5 4
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.84 NA
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Trans Description Cont. Again NA Electronic
Summary
Body Style 4 Door Sedan 4 Door Sedan
Vehicle Name Volkswagen New Passat Pontiac Grand Prix
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD - 1.14
Suspension Type - Rear Independent Tri-Link
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) Torsion Beam w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front Independent MacPherson Strut
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) Four-link w/Coil Springs
 
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