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Selected Style 4-Door Sedan 2.5L Turbo
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan 2.5L Turbo 21 30 $34,220 $36,365
4-Door Sedan 2.5L Turbo w/Sunroof 21 30 $34,220 $36,365
4-Door Sedan 2.5L Turbo AWD 19 26 $35,887 $38,140
4-Door Sedan 2.5L Turbo AWD w/Sunroof 19 26 $35,887 $38,140
4-Door Sedan 2.9L Twin Turbo 18 26 $42,434 $45,105
4-Door Sedan 2.9L Twin Turbo Premier 18 26 $46,236 $49,150
525i 4-Door Sedan
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan 525i 19 28 $37,765 $41,300
4-Door Sedan 530i 20 30 $41,495 $45,400
4-Door Sedan 545i 17 25 $50,960 $55,800
Pricing
Invoice Price
$34,220
$37,765
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$36,365
$41,300
Monthly Payment Estimate
$606 / month
$688 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 21 mpg 19 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 30 mpg 28 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Midsize Compact
Interior Dimensions
Second Head Room (in) 37.6 37.9
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Second Shoulder Room (in) 56.9 57.2
Front Leg Room (in) 42.2 41.5
Front Hip Room (in) 50.1 - TBD -
Second Leg Room (in) 35.9 36.0
Front Head Room (in) 38.9 37.7
Passenger Volume (ft³) 99 99.1
Second Hip Room (in) 55.6 - TBD -
Front Shoulder Room (in) 58.0 57.3
Exterior Dimensions
Min Ground Clearance (in) 5.8 4.5
Length, Overall (in) 190.9 191.1
Height, Overall (in) 57.2 57.8
Track Width, Rear (in) 61.4 62.3
Wheelbase (in) 109.9 113.7
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 72.1 72.7
Track Width, Front (in) 62.3 61.3
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 14.4 14.0
Brakes
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.3 x - TBD - 12.6 x .8
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) 12.0 x - TBD - 12.2 x .9
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Brake ABS System 4 Wheel 4-Wheel
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 18.0 18.5
Steering
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 16.4 14
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 39 37.5
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Variable Pwr
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.9 - TBD -
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Tires
Front Tire Size 215/55R16 P225/50R17
Spare Tire Size Compact Compact
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size 215/55R16 P225/50R17
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 3300 - TBD -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) - TBD - - TBD -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 330 - TBD -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) - TBD - - TBD -
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3737 3428
Wheels
Spare Wheel Size (in) Compact Compact
Rear Wheel Material Alloy Alloy
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7 17 x 7.5
Front Wheel Material Alloy Alloy
Spare Wheel Material Steel Alloy
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7 17 x 7.5
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 9.5 - TBD -
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) - TBD - 120
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - - TBD -
Engine
Engine Type Turbo Gas I5 Gas 6-Cyl
Fuel System EFI EFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 236 @ 1500 - 5000 185 @ 2750
Engine Order Code NA NA
Displacement 2.5L/- TBD - 2.5L/152
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 208 @ 5000 215 @ 6250
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 30 28
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 21 19
Transmission
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 3.03 2.50
Trans Order Code NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 2.27 3.15
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 4.35
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
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA -
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) - TBD - 3.93
Summary
Body Style 4 Dr Sedan 4 Door Sedan
Vehicle Name Volvo S80 BMW 5 Series
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) .75 - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear Independent Multilink 4-link Integral
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs NA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut Double-Pivot
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs w/Lower Arms
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
 
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