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Base Sedan

General Pricing

Resale Value $25,500.00 $27,190.00 $22,499.00
Destination $640.00 $615.00 $595.00

Engines & Power

Standard Engine 3.5L V6 2.4L I4 3.8L V6
Horsepower 200 @ 5500 RPM 200 @ 6800 RPM 230 @ 5250 RPM
Torque 220 @ 3500 RPM 166 @ 4500 RPM 250 @ 4000 RPM
Valves 4 4 4
Displacement (cc) 3497 2354 3828
Bore X Stroke (in.) 3.7 X 3.4 3.4 X 3.9 3.7 X 3.5
Compression Ratio 10:1 10.5:1 10:1

Fuel Economy

City (mpg) 17 N/A 19
Highway (mpg) 25 N/A 27

Exterior Dimensions & Weight

Curb Weight - Automatic (lb.) 4021.2 3318.0 3251.8
Wheelbase (in.) 110.2 105.1 108.3
Length (in.) 196.0 183.3 190.4
Width (in.) 72.8 69.4 72.4
Height (in.) 58.5 57.3 57.9
Track Front (in.) 61.8 59.6 61.8
Track Rear (in.) 61.4 59.6 61.8
Ground Clearance (in.) N/A N/A N/A

Interior Dimensions

Standard Seating 5 5 5
Front Headroom (in.) 40.0 37.8 39.6
Rear Headroom (in.) 38.4 37.3 37.0
Front Legroom (in.) 43.7 42.4 42.6
Rear Legroom (in.) 37.2 34.2 37.0
Front Shoulder Room (in.) 58.1 55.4 57.3
Rear Shoulder Room (in.) 57.5 53.5 57.1
Front Hip Room (in.) 55.2 54.4 54.4
Rear Hip Room (in.) 54.6 54.4 52.9

Payload & Towing

Passenger Volumn (cu. ft.) 105.6 91.0 101.3

Steering, Suspension & Brakes

Front Suspension wishbone wishbone strut
Rear Suspension multi-link multi-link multi-link
Tires 225/60R16 215/50R17 215/60R16

Anti-Theft & Locks

Power Door Locks Std. Std. Std.

Braking & Traction

4 Wheel Drive / All Wheel Drive front wheel drive front wheel drive front 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. N/A

Entertainment, Communication & Navigation

Radio AM/FM satellite AM/FM
Cassette Player Yes N/A N/A
CD Player Yes N/A Yes
CD Changer N/A Yes N/A
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 Std. N/A N/A

Seats

Driver Multi-Adjustable Power Seat Yes Yes Yes

Roof

Sunroof / Moonroof N/A Std. N/A

Windows, Mirrors & Wipers

Power Windows Std. Std. Std.

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