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Selected Style 2.9 A SR 4-Door Sedan w/Sunroof
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2.9 A SR 4-Door Sedan w/Sunroof 19 27 $35,768 $38,150
T6 A SR 4-Door Sedan Turbo w/Sunroof 19 26 $39,528 $42,150
T6 EXEC 4-Door Sedan Turbo 19 26 $45,828 $48,750
325i 4-Door Sedan
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door Coupe 325Ci 20 29 $26,250 $28,990
2-Door Coupe 330Ci 21 30 $31,650 $34,990
2-Door Coupe M3 16 24 $41,020 $45,400
2-Door Convertible 325Ci 20 29 $32,550 $35,990
2-Door Convertible 330Ci 21 30 $38,320 $42,400
2-Door Convertible M3 16 24 $48,220 $53,400
4-Door Sedan 325i 20 29 $24,450 $26,990
4-Door Sedan 330i 21 30 $30,750 $33,990
4-Door Sport Wagon 325i 20 29 $26,620 $29,400
Pricing
Invoice Price
$35,768
$24,450
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$38,150
$26,990
Monthly Payment Estimate
$636 / month
$450 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 19 mpg 20 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 27 mpg 29 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Midsize Compact
Interior Dimensions
Second Hip Room (in) 56.9 - TBD -
Front Shoulder Room (in) 58.0 54.5
Second Head Room (in) 37.6 36.9
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Second Shoulder Room (in) 56.9 45.9
Front Leg Room (in) 42.2 41.7
Front Hip Room (in) 58.0 - TBD -
Second Leg Room (in) 35.9 32.0
Front Head Room (in) 37.5 38.3
Passenger Volume (ft³) 114.1 80.0
Exterior Dimensions
Track Width, Front (in) 62.3 55.4
Min Ground Clearance (in) 5.8 - TBD -
Length, Overall (in) 189.8 176.7
Height, Overall (in) 57.2 54.6
Track Width, Rear (in) 61.4 55.9
Wheelbase (in) 109.9 107.3
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 72.1 69.2
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 14.2 7.7
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) 11.4" x 0.47" 11.6 x - TBD -
Brake Type Power Pwr-Assisted
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" 11.8 x - TBD -
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 21.1 16.6
Steering
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
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.0 3.0
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Tires
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size 215/55R16 P205/55HR16
Spare Tire Size Compact P205/55HR16
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size 215/55R16 P205/55HR16
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 330 N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 1100 N/A
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 3300 N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 110 N/A
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3682 3241
Wheels
Spare Wheel Material Steel Alloy
Front Wheel Size (in) 16" x 7" 16 x 7.0
Spare Wheel Size (in) Compact 16 x 7.0
Rear Wheel Material Alloy Alloy
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16" x 7" 16 x 7.0
Front Wheel Material Alloy Alloy
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) - TBD - - TBD -
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 120 120
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 600 - TBD -
Engine
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 197 @ 6000 184 @ 6000
Engine Type Gas I6 Gas 6-Cyl
Fuel System FI EFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 207 @ 4200 175 @ 3500
Engine Order Code NA NA
Displacement 2.9L/178 2.5/152
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 19 20
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 27 29
Transmission
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA -
Trans Description Cont. Again Electronic NA
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.39 3.85
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.57 2.49
Trans Order Code NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.69 2.93
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.71 1.24
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD, Manual
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 2.92 4.21
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
Summary
Body Style 4 Dr Sedan 4 Door Sedan
Vehicle Name Volvo S80 BMW 3 Series
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear Multi-link Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs w/Upper Arms
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front Independent MacPherson Strut
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs w/Lower Arms
 
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