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Vehicle 2006 Mazda MPV LX-SV 2005 Pontiac Montana SV6 Extended Wheelbase FWD 1SB
General
Body Style Minivan,VAN Minivan,VAN
EPA Classification MINIVAN2 MINIVAN2
Turbo N n/a
Drive Train
City MPG 18 18
Combined MPG 20 20
Displacement (CC) 2967 213
Driveline FWD n/a
Final Drive Ratio 3.49 3.29
Fuel Capacity (gal) 19.8 25.0
Fuel System MPFI SEFI
Fuel Type Gas n/a
Gas Guzzler Tax $0 $0
Highway MPG 25 24
Horsepower @ RPM 200@6200 200@5200
PowerToWeightRatio 18.8 21.9
RPM @ Peak Horsepower 6200 n/a
Standard Transmission 5 Speed Automatic n/a
Torque @ RPM 200@3000 220@4400
Transmission Speeds 5 4
Transmission Type A n/a
Type of Engine 3.0L V6 3.5L V6
Valves 24 12
Exterior
Crash Test Rating 5*/5* 5*/5*
Curb weight (lbs) 3754 4376
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Maximum 5260 n/a
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Standard 5260 5842
Overall Height (in) 68.7 72.0
Overall Length (in) 189.3 205.6
Overall Width (in) 72.1 72.0
Wheelbase (in) 111.8 121.1
Interior - Cargo - Carrying
Cargo Length 16.9 n/a
Cargo Width - Wall 49.0 n/a
Cargo Width - Wheel 46.3 n/a
Trunk Volume (cu ft) n/a 26.9
Interior - Passengers
Headroom front (in) 41.0 39.8
Headroom rear (in) 39.3 38.9
Hip room front (in) 54.6 n/a
Hip room rear (in) 62.6 n/a
Leg room front (in) 40.8 39.9
Leg room rear (in) 37.0 38.9
Seating Capacity - Maximum 7 7
Seating capacity - Standard 7 7
Shoulder room front (in) 59.8 59.9
Shoulder room rear (in) 60.8 61.2
Third seat head room (in) 38.0 38.1
Third seat hip room (in) 46.9 n/a
Third seat leg room (in) 35.6 36.2
Third seat shoulder room (in) 58.1 48.6
Suspension
Front suspension Ind Ind
Ground Clearance (in) 5.3 5.5
Rear Suspension Semi Semi
Track Front 60.6 62.4
Track Rear 61.0 62.6
Towing
Tow Capacity (Maximum) 3000 3500
Tow Capacity Standard 2000 2000
Turning Radius
Steering Diameter Left 37.4 n/a
Steering Diameter Right 37.4 n/a
Warranty
Powertrain Miles 50000 n/a
Powertrain Time (Months) 48 n/a
Rust Time (Months) 60 n/a
Warranty - Basic Miles 50000 n/a
Warranty - Basic Time (Months) 48 n/a






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