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Vehicle 1997 Chevrolet Lumina 4dr Sdn 2002 Oldsmobile Alero GLS
General
Body Style 4 Door Sedan sedan, SDN
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive n/a
EPA Classification Mid-Size n/a
number of speeds n/a 4
Vehicle Lumina n/a
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 72.5 n/a
Battery
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F 525 n/a
Maximum Capacity (amps) 100 n/a
Brake System
Brakes Front Yes n/a
Drum Yes n/a
Drum Diam x Width (in) 8.86 x 1.77 n/a
Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.5 x 1.04 n/a
Type of Brakes Power n/a
Drive Train
City MPG n/a 20
Displacement (CC) 3.1L/191 n/a
EPA Fuel Economy Est (MPG) 20 n/a
Final Drive Ratio 3.33 n/a
Fuel Capacity (gal) 16.6 n/a
Fuel System SFI n/a
Highway MPG n/a 29
Horsepower @ RPM 160 @ 5200 n/a
Hwy EPA Fuel Economy Estimate (MPG) 29 n/a
Maximum power kW n/a 127
maximum torque lb ft n/a 200
RPM @ Peak Horsepower n/a 170
Standard Transmission n/a A
Torque @ RPM 185 @ 4000 n/a
Total System Capacity (qts) 12.2 n/a
Transmission n/a S
Transmission Speeds 4 n/a
Transmission Type Automatic w/OD, n/a
Transmission Type Description Line 2 Electronic n/a
Type of Engine Gas V6 n/a
Exterior
Base Curb Weight (lb) 3360 n/a
Curb weight (lbs) n/a 3147
Overall Height (in) n/a 54.5
Overall Length (in) 200.9 186.7
Overall Width (in) 55.2 70.1
Wheelbase (in) 107.5 107
Interior - Cargo - Carrying
Liftover Height (in) 26.7 n/a
Trunk Volume (cu ft) 15.5 n/a
Interior - Passengers
Headroom front (in) 38.4 38.3
Headroom rear (in) n/a 37.5
Hip room front (in) 55.4 50.9
Hip room rear (in) n/a 50.8
interior volume (cuft) n/a 91.2
Leg room front (in) 42.4 42.1
Leg room rear (in) n/a 36.3
Passenger Volume 100.5 n/a
Seating capacity - Standard 6 n/a
Second seat head room (in) 37.4 n/a
Second seat hip room (in) 55.3 n/a
Second seat leg room (in) 36.6 n/a
Second seat shoulder room (in) 57.4 n/a
Shoulder room front (in) 58.4 53.6
Shoulder room rear (in) n/a 52.4
Suspension
Front suspension w/Coil Springs n/a
Ground Clearance (in) 6.5 n/a
Rear shock absorber diameter (mm) 35 n/a
Rear stabilizer bar diameter (in) 0.77 n/a
Rear Suspension MacPherson Strut n/a
Rear suspension type line 2 w/Coil Springs n/a
Shock Absorber Diameter (mm) 35 n/a
Stabilizer Bar Diameter (in) 1.18 n/a
Track Front 59.5 n/a
Track Rear 59.0 n/a
Tires and Wheels
Rear tire size P205/70R15 n/a
Rear wheel size (in) 15 x 6 n/a
Rear wheel type Steel n/a
Spare tire size T125/70D16 n/a
Spare wheel size (in) 16 x 4 n/a
Spare wheel type Steel n/a
Towing
Dead Weight Hitch-Max. Tongue Load 100 n/a
Tow Capacity Standard 1000 n/a
Turning Radius
curb to curb turning circle (ft) n/a 35.8
Lock to Lock Turns 2.60 n/a
Steering Diameter Left 36.7 n/a
Steering Diameter Right 42.4 n/a






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