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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
2-Door Sport Coupe 1.8L
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door Sport Coupe 1.8L 23 31 $24,041 $25,850
2-Door Sport Coupe 3.2L 17 24 $26,273 $28,250
4-Door Sedan Sport Manual 1.8L 23 32 $27,202 $29,250
4-Door Sedan Sport Automatic 1.8L 24 32 $27,202 $29,250
4-Door Sedan 2.6L 20 25 $30,364 $32,650
4-Door Sedan 4MATIC 2.6L 19 25 $31,480 $33,850
4-Door Sedan 3.2L 20 26 $35,294 $37,950
4-Door Sport Sedan 3.2L 19 26 $34,736 $37,350
4-Door Sedan 4MATIC 3.2L 19 26 $36,410 $39,150
4-Door Wagon 2.6L 20 25 $31,760 $34,150
4-Door Wagon 4MATIC 2.6L 19 24 $32,876 $35,350
4-Door Sedan 5.5L AMG 16 22 $50,127 $53,900
Pricing
Invoice Price
$34,220
$24,041
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$36,365
$25,850
Monthly Payment Estimate
$606 / month
$431 / month
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 21 mpg 23 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 30 mpg 31 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Midsize Compact
Interior Dimensions
Front Hip Room (in) 50.1 52.9
Second Leg Room (in) 35.9 33.0
Front Head Room (in) 38.9 38.5
Passenger Volume (ft³) 99 84.9
Second Hip Room (in) 55.6 45.8
Front Shoulder Room (in) 58.0 52.8
Second Head Room (in) 37.6 36.3
Passenger Capacity 5 4
Second Shoulder Room (in) 56.9 51.7
Front Leg Room (in) 42.2 42.0
Exterior Dimensions
Track Width, Rear (in) 61.4 58.1
Wheelbase (in) 109.9 106.9
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 72.1 68.0
Track Width, Front (in) 62.3 59.2
Min Ground Clearance (in) 5.8 5.8
Length, Overall (in) 190.9 171.2
Height, Overall (in) 57.2 55.4
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 14.4 9.9
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 - TBD - 11.8 x - TBD -
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) 11.3 x - TBD - 11.4 x - TBD -
Brake Type Pwr Power
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 18.0 16.4
Steering
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.9 2.8
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 16.4 - TBD -
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 39 35.3
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Tires
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size 215/55R16 245/40ZR17
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size 215/55R16 225/45ZR17
Spare Tire Size Compact - TBD -
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 330 NA
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) - TBD - NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 3300 NA
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) - TBD - NA
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3737 3250
Wheels
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7 17 x 8.5
Front Wheel Material Alloy Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material Steel - TBD -
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7 17 x 7.5
Spare Wheel Size (in) Compact - TBD -
Rear Wheel Material Alloy Aluminum
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 9.5 - TBD -
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) - TBD - 90
Engine
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 236 @ 1500 - 5000 192 @ 3500-4000
Engine Order Code NA NA
Displacement 2.5L/- TBD - 1.8L/109
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 208 @ 5000 189 @ 5800
Engine Type Turbo Gas I5 Gas I4
Fuel System EFI SMPI
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 30 31
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 21 23
Transmission
Clutch Size (in) NA - TBD -
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.98 1.72
Trans Type 5 6
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.02 1.00
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) - TBD - 4.06
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 3.03 2.61
Trans Order Code NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 2.27 3.46
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.34 1.25
Trans Description Cont. Automatic Manual
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA 0.84
First Gear Ratio (:1) 4.66 4.46
Summary
Vehicle Name Volvo S80 Mercedes-Benz C-Class
Body Style 4 Dr Sedan 2 Door Coupe
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut Independent 3-link
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) .75 - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear Independent Multilink Independent 5-arm
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs w/Coil Springs
 
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