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Selected Style 5-Door Wagon 1.9L
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
5-Door Wagon 1.9L 22 30 $23,406 $24,900
4-Door Sedan Manual Trans
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan Manual Trans 18 25 $25,901 $29,435
4-Door Sedan Automatic Trans 18 24 $27,108 $30,805
5-Door Wagon Automatic Trans 18 24 $27,108 $30,805
Pricing
Invoice Price
$23,406
$25,901
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$24,900
$29,435
Monthly Payment Estimate
$415 / month
$491 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 22 mpg 18 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 30 mpg 25 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Compact Mid-Size
Interior Dimensions
Second Head Room (in) 38.3 37.7
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Second Shoulder Room (in) 54.1 53.5
Front Leg Room (in) 41.1 42.7
Front Hip Room (in) 51.7 52.8
Second Leg Room (in) 32.7 30.2
Front Head Room (in) 38.7 39.1
Passenger Volume (ft³) 89 89.2
Second Hip Room (in) 51.7 53.9
Front Shoulder Room (in) 54.0 52.6
Exterior Dimensions
Min Ground Clearance (in) - TBD - 5.3
Length, Overall (in) 180.2 176.6
Rear Door Opening Width (in) - TBD - -
Height, Overall (in) 56.1 55.5
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Track Width, Rear (in) 58.0 58.5
Wheelbase (in) 100.9 105.1
Rear Door Opening Height (in) - TBD - -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 67.6 67.9
Track Width, Front (in) 58.0 58.9
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³) 68.1 -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in) NA -
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³) NA -
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) - TBD - -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in) - TBD - -
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³) 33.5 -
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in) - TBD - -
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) - TBD - -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in) - TBD - -
Trunk Volume (ft³) - 10.1
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) - TBD - 12.09 x - TBD -
Brake Type Pwr Pwr
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) - TBD - 11.65 x - TBD -
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 15.9 17.5
Steering
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 17.3 14.5
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 34.7 33.4
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.1 3.0
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - 37.4
Tires
Front Tire Size 195/60HR15 P215/45ZR17
Spare Tire Size - TBD - P215/45ZR17
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size 195/60HR15 P215/45ZR17
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 2000 N/A
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) - TBD - N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 200 N/A
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) - TBD - N/A
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2822 3255
Wheels
Spare Wheel Size (in) - TBD - 17 x 7.0
Rear Wheel Material Alloy Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6 17 x 7.0
Front Wheel Material Alloy Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material - TBD - Aluminum
Front Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6 17 x 7.0
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) - TBD - 7.9
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) - TBD - 100
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - - TBD -
Engine
Engine Type Turbo Gas I4 Gas I6
Fuel System EFI EFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 177 @ 1800 - 5000 218 @ 3800
Engine Order Code NA NA
Displacement 1.9L/118.9 3.0L/183
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 170 @ 5500 215 @ 5800
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 30 25
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 22 18
Transmission
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) - TBD - 4.09
Second Gear Ratio (:1) - TBD - 2.06
Trans Order Code NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) - TBD - 3.73
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) - TBD - 1.00
Trans Description Cont. Automatic Manual
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) - TBD - 3.57
Clutch Size (in) NA NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1) - TBD - 1.38
Trans Type 5 5
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA -
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) - TBD - 0.85
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Summary
Body Style 5 Door Wagon 4 Door Sedan
Vehicle Name Volvo V40 Lexus IS 300
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 0.75 - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear Multi-Link Independent
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs Double Wishbone
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) NA - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Struts Independent
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 0.51 - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs Double Wishbone
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) NA - TBD -
 
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