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Selected Style 2.4L Manual
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
Manual 2.4L 22 29 $28,052 $29,805
Automatic 2.4L 21 28 $28,052 $29,805
Manual w/Sunroof 2.4L 22 29 $28,052 $29,805
Automatic w/Sunroof 2.4L 21 28 $28,052 $29,805
Automatic 2.5L Turbo 21 29 $31,210 $33,165
Automatic w/Sunroof 2.5L Turbo 21 29 $31,210 $33,165
AWD Manual 2.5L Turbo R 18 24 $37,663 $40,030
AWD Automatic 2.5L Turbo R 18 25 $37,663 $40,030
AWD Manual w/Sunroof 2.5L Turbo R 18 24 $37,663 $40,030
AWD Automatic w/Sunroof 2.5L Turbo R 18 25 $37,663 $40,030
4-Door Sedan 3.5L
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan 3.5L 19 27 $46,546 $50,050
4-Door Sedan 4MATIC 3.5L 18 24 $48,872 $52,550
4-Door Wagon 3.5L 18 26 $48,639 $52,300
4-Door Wagon 4MATIC 3.5L 18 24 $50,964 $54,800
4-Door Sedan 3.2L CDI 27 37 $47,476 $51,050
4-Door Sedan 5.0L 17 25 $54,312 $58,400
4-Door Sedan 4MATIC 5.0L 16 20 $56,637 $60,900
4-Door Sedan 5.5L AMG 15 21 $76,074 $81,800
4-Door Wagon 4MATIC 5.0L 16 20 $57,660 $62,000
4-Door Wagon 5.5L AMG 15 21 $76,818 $82,600
Pricing
Invoice Price
$28,052
$46,546
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$29,805
$50,050
Monthly Payment Estimate
$497 / month
$834 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 22 mpg 19 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 29 mpg 27 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Midsize Mid-Size
Interior Dimensions
Second Hip Room (in) 54.8 - TBD -
Front Shoulder Room (in) 56.2 56.4
Second Head Room (in) 38.9 37.8
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Second Shoulder Room (in) 55.9 56.1
Front Leg Room (in) 42.6 41.9
Front Hip Room (in) 55.0 - TBD -
Second Leg Room (in) 35.2 35.6
Front Head Room (in) 39.3 39.1
Passenger Volume (ft³) 98 97.2
Exterior Dimensions
Min Ground Clearance (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Length, Overall (in) 185.4 189.7
Rear Door Opening Width (in) - TBD - -
Height, Overall (in) 57.7 57.0
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Track Width, Rear (in) 61.4 61.2
Wheelbase (in) 108.5 112.4
Rear Door Opening Height (in) - TBD - -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 71.0 71.7
Track Width, Front (in) 61.5 61.4
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³) - TBD - -
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) 33.3 -
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³) 37.4 -
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in) - TBD - -
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) - TBD - -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in) 68.6 -
Trunk Volume (ft³) - 15.9
Brakes
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) 11.4 x - TBD - 11.8
Brake Type Pwr Power
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 - 13.0 x - TBD -
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 18.5 21.1
Steering
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 16.4 - TBD -
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 39.0 37.4
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr rack & pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.8 2.8
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Tires
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size 205/55R16 245/45HR17
Spare Tire Size - TBD - - TBD -
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size 205/55R16 245/45HR17
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 330 NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 3300 - TBD -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 3300 NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 330 - TBD -
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3488 3703
Wheels
Spare Wheel Size (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Rear Wheel Material Alloy Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6.5 17 x 8
Front Wheel Material Alloy Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material - TBD - - TBD -
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6.5 17 x 8
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) - TBD - - TBD -
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) - TBD - - TBD -
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - - TBD -
Engine
Engine Type Gas I5 Gas V6
Fuel System EFI SMPI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 166 @ 4500 258 @ 2400-5000
Engine Order Code NA NA
Displacement 2.4L/149 3.5L/214
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 168 @ 6000 268 @ 6000
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 22 19
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 29 27
Transmission
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) - TBD - 3.42 (Comfort Mode 2.23)
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.91 2.86
Trans Order Code NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 4.00 3.07
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.87 1.37
Trans Description Cont. Manual Automatic w/OD
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA 0.82
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.39 4.38
Clutch Size (in) - TBD - NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.19 1.92
Trans Type 5 7
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA 0.73
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.70 1.00
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Summary
Body Style 5dr Wagon 4 Door Sedan
Vehicle Name Volvo V70 Mercedes-Benz E-Class
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) .91 - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear Independent Multilink 5-Arm Multilink
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut 4-Link
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) .75 - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs w/Coil Springs
 
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