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Selected Style 4-Door Sedan 2.9L
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan 2.9L 18 26 $33,060 $36,000
4-Door Sedan T-6 Turbo 17 25 $37,105 $40,500
323i 4-Door Sedan
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Trim

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door Coupe 323Ci 20 29 $26,250 $28,990
2-Door Coupe 328Ci 21 29 $30,750 $33,990
2-Door Convertible 323Ci 20 29 $31,650 $34,990
4-Door Sedan 323i 20 29 $24,450 $26,990
4-Door Sedan 328i 21 29 $30,220 $33,400
4-Door Wagon 323i 20 29 $26,440 $29,200
Pricing
Invoice Price
$33,060
$24,450
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$36,000
$26,990
Monthly Payment Estimate
$600 / month
$450 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 18 mpg 20 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 26 mpg 29 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Midsize Compact
Interior Dimensions
Front Hip Room (in) 55.3 - TBD -
Second Leg Room (in) 35.9 34.6
Front Head Room (in) 38.9 38.4
Passenger Volume (ft³) 114.1 91.0
Second Hip Room (in) 55.0 - TBD -
Front Shoulder Room (in) 58.0 54.4
Second Head Room (in) 37.6 37.5
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Second Shoulder Room (in) 56.9 54.2
Front Leg Room (in) 42.2 41.4
Exterior Dimensions
Track Width, Rear (in) 61.4 58.6
Wheelbase (in) 109.9 107.3
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 72.1 68.5
Track Width, Front (in) 62.3 58.3
Min Ground Clearance (in) 5.8 4.2
Length, Overall (in) 189.8 176.0
Height, Overall (in) 57.2 55.7
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 14.2 11.0
Brakes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 12.0" x 1.1" 11.26 x - TBD -
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) 11.4" x 0.47" 10.87 x - TBD -
Brake Type Power Pwr-Assisted
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 20.1 16.6
Steering
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.0 - TBD -
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 16.4 15.4
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 35.8 34.4
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Tires
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size 215/55/16 P195/65HR15
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size 215/55/16 P195/65HR15
Spare Tire Size NA P195/65HR15
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 110 NA
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 330 NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 1100 NA
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 3300 NA
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3602 3153
Wheels
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16" x 7" 15 x 6.5
Front Wheel Material Alloy Alloy
Spare Wheel Material - TBD - Alloy
Front Wheel Size (in) 16" x 7" 15 x 6.5
Spare Wheel Size (in) - TBD - 15 x 6.5
Rear Wheel Material Alloy Alloy
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 9.3 - TBD -
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 600 - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 120 120
Engine
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 243 @ 4200 181 @ 3500
Engine Order Code NA NA
Displacement 2.9L/178 2.5/152
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 201 @ 6000 170 @ 5500
Engine Type Gas I6 Gas 6-Cyl
Fuel System FI EFI
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 26 29
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 18 20
Transmission
Clutch Size (in) N/A - TBD -
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00 1.66
Trans Type 4 5
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) NA 1.00
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA -
Trans Description Cont. Again Electronic NA
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.39 4.04
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.57 2.52
Trans Order Code NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.69 3.07
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.71 1.22
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD, Manual
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 2.92 4.23
Summary
Vehicle Name Volvo S80 BMW 3 Series
Body Style 4 Dr Sedan 4 Door Sedan
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front Struts MacPherson Strut
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Springs w/Lower Arms
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear Independent Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) Multi-Link w/Upper Arms
 
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