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Base Coupe

General Pricing

Resale Value $28,200.00 $27,300.00 $29,250.00
Destination $500.00 $720.00 $545.00

Engines & Power

Standard Engine 3.2L V6 3.2L V6 3.5L V6
Horsepower 225 @ 5600 RPM 215 @ 5700 RPM 280 @ 6200 RPM
Torque 216 @ 4700 RPM 221 @ 3000 RPM 270 @ 4800 RPM
Valves 4 3 4
Displacement (cc) 3210 3199 3498
Bore X Stroke (in.) 3.5 X 3.4 3.5 X 3.3 3.8 X 3.2
Compression Ratio 9.8:1 10:1 10.3:1

Fuel Economy

City (mpg) 20 17 19
Highway (mpg) 29 25 26

Exterior Dimensions & Weight

Curb Weight - Automatic (lb.) 3470.1 3249.6 3415.0
Wheelbase (in.) 106.9 106.9 112.2
Length (in.) 192.0 171.0 182.2
Width (in.) 70.6 68.0 71.5
Height (in.) 55.5 54.3 54.8
Track Front (in.) 61.1 58.8 60.4
Track Rear (in.) 61.0 57.6 60.6
Ground Clearance (in.) N/A N/A N/A

Interior Dimensions

Standard Seating 4 4 4
Front Headroom (in.) 37.5 38.5 39.2
Rear Headroom (in.) 36.7 36.3 34.7
Front Legroom (in.) 42.4 42.0 43.8
Rear Legroom (in.) 33.0 33.0 31.4
Front Shoulder Room (in.) 56.4 52.8 53.7
Rear Shoulder Room (in.) 54.2 51.7 52.7
Front Hip Room (in.) 52.9 55.1 53.6
Rear Hip Room (in.) 50.4 53.7 48.0

Payload & Towing

Passenger Volumn (cu. ft.) 90.0 84.9 86.6

Steering, Suspension & Brakes

Front Suspension wishbone strut multi-link
Rear Suspension multi-link multi-link multi-link
Tires 205/60R16 205/55R17 225/50R17

Anti-Theft & Locks

Power Door Locks Std. Std. Std.

Braking & Traction

4 Wheel Drive / All Wheel Drive front wheel drive rear wheel drive rear wheel drive
ABS Brakes (2 or 4 Wheel) Std. Std. Std.
Limited Slip Differential or Axle N/A N/A N/A
Vehicle Stability Control System N/A Std. Std.

Entertainment, Communication & Navigation

Radio AM/FM AM/FM AM/FM
Cassette Player Yes Yes Yes
CD Player Yes N/A Yes
CD Changer Yes N/A Yes
DVD Player N/A N/A N/A
Navigation Aid N/A N/A N/A

Interior

Cruise Control Std. Std. Std.
Tilt Steering Yes Yes Yes
Telescopic Steering Column N/A Yes N/A

Heating, Ventilation & Air Conditioning

Air Conditioning Std. Std. Std.

Safety

Driver Airbag Std. Std. Std.
Front Side Airbag Std. Std. Std.
Passenger Side Airbag Std. Std. Std.
Rear Side Airbag N/A Std. N/A

Seats

Driver Multi-Adjustable Power Seat Yes N/A Yes

Roof

Sunroof / Moonroof Std. N/A N/A

Windows, Mirrors & Wipers

Power Windows Std. Std. Std.

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