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Selected Style 4-Door Sedan 2.4L AT FWD
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan AT FWD 2.4L 22 30 $22,821 $24,240
4-Door Sedan AT FWD w/Snrf 2.4L 22 30 $22,821 $24,240
4-Door Sedan MT FWD 2.4L 22 29 $22,821 $24,240
4-Door Sedan MT FWD w/Snrf 2.4L 22 29 $22,821 $24,240
4-Door Sedan AT FWD 2.5L Turbo 22 30 $26,722 $28,390
4-Door Sedan AT FWD w/Snrf 2.5L Turbo 22 30 $26,722 $28,390
4-Door Sedan AT AWD 2.5L Turbo 20 28 $27,286 $28,990
4-Door Sedan AT AWD w/Snrf 2.5L Turbo 20 28 $27,286 $28,990
4-Door Sedan MT AWD 2.5L Turbo 20 29 $27,286 $28,990
4-Door Sedan MT AWD w/Snrf 2.5L Turbo 20 29 $27,286 $28,990
4-Door Sedan 328i RWD SULEV
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan RWD 328i 20 29 $29,810 $32,400
4-Door Sedan RWD South Africa 328i 20 29 $29,810 $32,400
4-Door Sedan RWD SULEV 328i 20 29 $29,810 $32,400
4-Door Sports Wagon RWD 328i 20 30 $31,465 $34,200
4-Door Sedan AWD 328xi 19 28 $31,555 $34,300
4-Door Sedan AWD SULEV 328xi 19 28 $31,555 $34,300
2-Door Coupe RWD 328i 20 29 $32,475 $35,300
2-Door Coupe RWD SULEV 328i 20 29 $32,475 $35,300
4-Door Sports Wagon AWD 328xi 19 28 $33,210 $36,100
2-Door Coupe AWD 328xi 19 28 $34,130 $37,100
2-Door Coupe AWD SULEV 328xi 19 28 $34,130 $37,100
4-Door Sedan RWD 335i 19 29 $35,790 $38,900
2-Door Coupe RWD 335i 19 29 $37,535 $40,800
4-Door Sedan AWD 335xi N/A N/A $37,535 $40,800
2-Door Convertible 328i 19 29 $39,745 $43,200
2-Door Convertible SULEV 328i 19 29 $39,745 $43,200
2-Door Convertible 335i 19 28 $45,170 $49,100
Pricing
Invoice Price
$22,821
$29,810
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$24,240
$32,400
Monthly Payment Estimate
$404 / month
$540 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 22 mpg 20 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 30 mpg 29 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Compact Compact
Interior Dimensions
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Second Shoulder Room (in) 54.1 55.1
Front Leg Room (in) 41.6 41.5
Front Hip Room (in) 53.7 - TBD -
Second Leg Room (in) 34.4 34.6
Front Head Room (in) 38.9 38.5
Passenger Volume (ft³) - TBD - 93.0
Second Hip Room (in) 50.7 - TBD -
Front Shoulder Room (in) 55.2 55.4
Second Head Room (in) 37.2 37.5
Exterior Dimensions
Height, Overall (in) 57.2 55.9
Track Width, Rear (in) 60.3 59.6
Wheelbase (in) 103.9 108.7
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 69.7 71.5
Track Width, Front (in) 60.4 59.1
Min Ground Clearance (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Length, Overall (in) 175.9 178.2
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 12.6 12.0
Brakes
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.0 x - TBD - 11.8 x 0.79
Brake Type Pwr Pwr-Assisted
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.8 x - TBD - 11.8 x 0.94
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Brake ABS System 4-wheel 4-Wheel
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 15.9 16.1
Steering
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 34.9 36.1
Steering Type Pwr Speed Sensitive Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.9 3.0
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 15.3 16.0
Tires
Spare Tire Size - TBD - NA
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size 205/55R16 P205/55R16
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size 205/55R16 P205/55R16
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 2000 NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 200 - TBD -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 200 NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 2000 - TBD -
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3234 3340
Wheels
Rear Wheel Material Alloy Alloy
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6.5 16 x 7.0
Front Wheel Material Alloy Alloy
Spare Wheel Material - TBD - NA
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6.5 16 x 7.0
Spare Wheel Size (in) - TBD - NA
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) - TBD - - TBD -
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) - TBD - 180
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - - TBD -
Engine
Fuel System EFI MPI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 170 @ 4400 200 @ 2750
Engine Order Code NA NA
Displacement 2.4L/149 3.0L/183
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 168 @ 6000 230 @ 6500
Engine Type Gas I5 Gas I6
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 30 29
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 22 20
Transmission
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 2.44 3.23
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.34 1.23
Trans Description Cont. Automatic, Manual
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA 0.85
First Gear Ratio (:1) 4.66 4.32
Clutch Size (in) NA - TBD -
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.98 1.66
Trans Type 5 6
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.02 1.00
Trans Description Cont. Again Geartronic NA
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 5.11 3.94
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 3.03 2.46
Trans Order Code NA NA
Summary
Body Style 4 Door Sedan 4 Door Sedan
Vehicle Name Volvo S40 BMW 3 Series
Suspension
Suspension Type - Rear Multi-Link 5-Link
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs NA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) NA - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut Double Pivot
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs NA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) NA - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD - - TBD -
 
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