Compare 1998 Volvo S70 vs 1998 Lexus LS 400 Luxury Sedan

1998 Volvo S70
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4-Door Sedan Manual
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan Manual 20 29 $24,785 $26,985
4-Door Sedan Automatic 20 28 $25,760 $27,960
4-Door Sedan Manual GT 20 29 $27,240 $29,540
4-Door Sedan Automatic GT 20 28 $28,215 $30,515
4-Door Sedan Automatic HT/LR Turbo GLT 19 27 $30,040 $32,440
4-Door Sedan Manual Turbo T5 19 25 $31,060 $34,010
4-Door Sedan Automatic Turbo T5 18 25 $32,035 $34,985
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4-Door Sedan
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan 19 25 $45,135 $53,200
Pricing
Invoice Price
$24,785
$45,135
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$26,985
$53,200
Monthly Payment Estimate
$450 / month
$887 / month
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
Fuel Economy
City
20 mpg 19 mpg
Highway
29 mpg 25 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification
Midsize Mid-Size
Interior Dimensions
Second Head Room (in)
37.8 36.9
Passenger Capacity
5 5
Second Shoulder Room (in)
56.3 57.1
Front Leg Room (in)
41.4 43.7
Front Hip Room (in)
55.2 57.1
Second Leg Room (in)
35.2 36.9
Front Head Room (in)
39.1 38.9
Passenger Volume (ft³)
96.8 102.0
Second Hip Room (in)
55.2 56.7
Front Shoulder Room (in)
57.1 57.9
Exterior Dimensions
Min Ground Clearance (in)
5.5 5.5
Length, Overall (in)
185.9 196.7
Height, Overall (in)
55.7 55.9
Track Width, Rear (in)
57.8 62.0
Wheelbase (in)
104.9 112.2
Liftover Height (in)
- TBD - 26.8
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)
69.3 72.0
Track Width, Front (in)
59.8 62.0
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³)
15.1 13.9
Brakes
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
NA NA
Brake ABS System
4-wheel Four-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
11.5" x - TBD - 12.1 x 0.63
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)
11.0" x - TBD - 12.3 x 1.10
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
18.5 22.5
Steering
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall
16.8 18.7
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)
33.5 34.8
Steering Type
Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering)
3.2 3.46
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft)
NA 37.4
Tires
Front Tire Size
P195/60R15 P225/60R16
Spare Tire Size
Compact P225/60R16
Front Tire Order Code
NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code
NA NA
Rear Tire Size
P195/60R15 P225/60R16
Rear Tire Order Code
NA NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
N/A 1500
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
3300 N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
N/A 150
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
- TBD - N/A
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs)
3152 3892
Wheels
Spare Wheel Size (in)
Compact 16 x 7.0
Rear Wheel Material
Steel Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in)
15" x 6.5" 16 x 7.0
Front Wheel Material
Steel Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material
Steel Aluminum
Front Wheel Size (in)
15" x 6.5" 16 x 7.0
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts)
7.6 11.4
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
80 100
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
520 582
Engine
Engine Type
Gas I5 Gas V8
Fuel System
EFI EFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
162 @ 4700 300 @ 4000
Engine Order Code
NA NA
Displacement
2.4L/148.6 4.0L/242
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
168 @ 6100 290 @ 6000
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
29 25
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
20 19
Transmission
Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1)
2.99 3.431
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
1.77 2.180
Trans Order Code
NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
4.00 3.266
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.87 1.000
Trans Description Cont.
Manual w/OD Automatic w/OD,
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1)
3.07 3.357
Clutch Size (in)
- TBD - NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.19 1.424
Trans Type
5 4
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.70 0.753
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
NA -
Trans Description Cont. Again
NA Electronic
Summary
Body Style
4dr Sdn 4 Door Sedan
Vehicle Name
Volvo S70 Lexus LS 400 Luxury Sdn
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in)
0.79 1.0
Suspension Type - Rear
Delta Link Independent
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
w/Coil Springs Double Wishbone
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm)
- TBD - 32
Suspension Type - Front
MacPherson Struts Independent
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in)
0.77 0.79
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
w/Coil Springs Double Wishbone
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm)
- TBD - 32

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