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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
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
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
Exterior Dimensions
Rear Door Opening Height (in) - TBD - -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 67.6 67.9
Track Width, Front (in) 58.0 58.9
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
Cargo Area Dimensions
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 - -
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 - -
Trunk Volume (ft³) - 10.1
Brakes
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 -
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
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 15.9 17.5
Steering
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.1 3.0
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - 37.4
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
Tires
Rear Tire Size 195/60HR15 P215/45ZR17
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
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
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 200 N/A
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) - TBD - N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 2000 N/A
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) - TBD - N/A
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2822 3255
Wheels
Front Wheel Material Alloy Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material - TBD - Aluminum
Front Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6 17 x 7.0
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
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) - TBD - 7.9
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) - TBD - 100
Engine
Displacement 1.9L/118.9 3.0L/183
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 170 @ 5500 215 @ 5800
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
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 30 25
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 22 18
Transmission
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
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
Summary
Vehicle Name Volvo V40 Lexus IS 300
Body Style 5 Door Wagon 4 Door Sedan
Suspension
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 -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 0.75 - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear Multi-Link Independent
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs Double Wishbone
 
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