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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 24 31 $19,293 $21,200
4-Door Wagon Manual GLS 24 31 $20,016 $22,000
4-Door Sedan Automatic GLS 20 29 $20,366 $22,275
4-Door Wagon Automatic GLS 20 29 $21,089 $23,075
4-Door Sedan V6 Manual GLS 20 29 $21,642 $23,800
4-Door Wagon V6 Manual GLS 20 29 $22,365 $24,600
4-Door Sedan V6 Automatic GLS 18 26 $22,715 $24,875
4-Door Wagon V6 Automatic GLS 18 26 $23,438 $25,675
4-Door Sedan V6 Automatic w/4Motion GLS 17 24 $24,441 $26,525
4-Door Wagon v6 Automatic w/4Motion GLS 17 24 $25,164 $27,325
4-Door Sedan V6 Manual GLX 20 29 $25,124 $27,655
4-Door Wagon V6 Manual GLX 20 29 $25,847 $28,455
4-Door Sedan V6 Automatic GLX 18 26 $26,187 $28,730
4-Door Wagon V6 Automatic GLX 18 26 $26,920 $29,530
4-Door Sedan V6 Automatic w/4Motion GLX 17 24 $27,923 $30,380
4-Door Wagon V6 Automatic w/4Motion GLX 17 24 $28,646 $31,180
4-Door Sedan Luxury
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan Luxury 20 28 $26,835 $29,465
4-Door Sedan Touring 20 28 $27,979 $31,540
Pricing
Invoice Price
$19,293
$26,835
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$21,200
$29,465
Monthly Payment Estimate
$353 / month
$491 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 24 mpg 20 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 31 mpg 28 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Mid-Size Mid-Size
Interior Dimensions
Second Leg Room (in) 35.3 36.2
Front Head Room (in) 39.7 39.1
Passenger Volume (ft³) 95 102.0
Second Hip Room (in) - TBD - 53.0
Front Shoulder Room (in) 55.8 56.4
Second Head Room (in) 37.8 37.2
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Second Shoulder Room (in) 54.6 56.2
Front Leg Room (in) 41.5 43.9
Front Hip Room (in) - TBD - 54.3
Exterior Dimensions
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - 26.2
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 68.5 70.1
Track Width, Front (in) 59.0 60.2
Min Ground Clearance (in) 4.3 5.5
Length, Overall (in) 184.1 193.7
Height, Overall (in) 57.5 56.5
Track Width, Rear (in) 59.1 59.4
Wheelbase (in) 106.4 108.2
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 15 14.9
Brakes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.1 x 0.98 10.9 x 1.0
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Brake ABS System Four-Wheel Four-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 9.6 x 0.39 10.9 x 0.4
Brake Type Pwr-Assisted Pwr-Assisted
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 16.4 18.5
Steering
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 14.3 16.5
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 37.4 35.4
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.8 2.9
Tires
Rear Tire Size P195/65HR15 P215/55HR16
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size P195/65HR15 P215/55HR16
Spare Tire Size P195/65HR15 T125/70D16
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) - TBD - 100
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) - TBD - - TBD -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) - TBD - 1000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) - TBD - - TBD -
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3122 3,342
Wheels
Front Wheel Material Steel Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6 16" x 6.5"
Spare Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6 16" x 4"
Rear Wheel Material Steel Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6 16" x 6.5"
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 7.4 8.1
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - 582
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 90 110
Engine
Displacement 1.8L/109 3.0L/183
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 150 @ 5700 227 @ 6400
Engine Type Gas I4 Gas V6
Fuel System SMPI SEFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 155 @ 1750 217 @ 4000
Engine Order Code NA NA
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 24 20
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 31 28
Transmission
Trans Type 5 4
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.84 NA
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Trans Description Cont. Again NA Electronic
Drivetrain Front-Wheel Drive Front-Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.44 2.272
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.12 1.545
Trans Order Code NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.70 3.789
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.03 0.694
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD Automatic w/OD
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.50 2.785
Clutch Size (in) - TBD - NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.30 1.000
Summary
Vehicle Name Volkswagen Passat Infiniti I30
Body Style 4 Door Sedan 4 Door Sedan
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) - TBD - 1.41
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) Four-link w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - 32
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD - 0.87
Suspension Type - Rear Independent Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) Torsion Beam w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - 25
Suspension Type - Front Independent Strut-Type
 
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