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Selected Style 4-Door Sedan 2.4L MT FWD
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
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 2.4L 22 30 $22,821 $24,240
4-Door Sedan AT FWD w/Snrf 2.4L 22 30 $22,821 $24,240
4-Door Sedan 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 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 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 328i RWD
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door Coupe RWD 328i 20 29 $32,475 $35,300
2-Door Coupe RWD SULEV 328i 20 29 $32,475 $35,300
2-Door Coupe AWD 328xi 19 28 $34,130 $37,100
2-Door Coupe AWD SULEV 328xi 19 28 $34,130 $37,100
2-Door Coupe RWD 335i 19 29 $37,535 $40,800
4-Door Sedan RWD 328i 20 29 $29,810 $32,400
4-Door Sedan RWD SULEV 328i 20 29 $29,810 $32,400
4-Door Sedan RWD South Africa 328i 20 29 $29,810 $32,400
4-Door Sedan AWD 328xi 19 28 $31,555 $34,300
4-Door Sedan AWD SULEV 328xi 19 28 $31,555 $34,300
4-Door Sedan RWD 335i 19 29 $35,790 $38,900
4-Door Sports Wagon RWD 328i 20 30 $31,465 $34,200
4-Door Sports Wagon AWD 328xi 19 28 $33,210 $36,100
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
4-Door Sedan AWD 335xi N/A N/A $37,535 $40,800
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 29 mpg 29 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Compact Compact
Interior Dimensions
Second Head Room (in) 37.2 37.5
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
Exterior Dimensions
Min Ground Clearance (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Length, Overall (in) 175.9 178.2
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
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 12.6 12.0
Brakes
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) 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
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 15.9 16.1
Steering
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 15.3 16.0
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 -
Tires
Front Tire Size 205/55R16 P205/55R16
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
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 2000 - TBD -
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
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3234 3340
Wheels
Spare Wheel Size (in) - TBD - NA
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
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
Engine Type Gas I5 Gas I6
Fuel System EFI - TBD -
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
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 29 29
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 22 20
Transmission
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) - TBD - 3.94
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.77 2.46
Trans Order Code NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 4.25 3.23
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.87 1.23
Trans Description Cont. Manual Manual
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA 0.85
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.07 4.32
Clutch Size (in) NA - TBD -
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.19 1.66
Trans Type 5 6
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.70 1.00
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Summary
Body Style 4 Door Sedan 4 Door Sedan
Vehicle Name Volvo S40 BMW 3 Series
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD - - TBD -
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 -
 
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