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Vehicle 2013 Ford Taurus SHO 2013 Toyota Avalon XLE Touring 2014 Dodge Charger SXT 2014 Chrysler 300 SRT8
MSRP ∞ $40,095 $36,360 $30,490 $49,895
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EPA Est Highway MPG* 25 31 (Est) 31 (Est) 23
EPA Est City MPG* 17 21 (Est) 19 (Est) 14
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Accessories
Rear Reading Lamps Standard Standard Not Available Not Available
Front Reading Lamps Standard Standard Not Available Not Available
Rear Parking Aid Standard Not Available Available Standard
Mirror Memory Standard Standard Available Standard
Passenger Illuminated Visor Mirror Standard Standard Standard Standard
Driver Illuminated Vanity Mirror Standard Standard Standard Standard
Passenger Vanity Mirror Standard Standard Standard Standard
Driver Vanity Mirror Standard Standard Standard Standard
Auto-Dimming Rearview Mirror Standard Standard Standard Standard
Automatic Headlights Standard Standard Standard Standard
HID headlights Standard Not Available Available Standard
Engine Immobilizer Standard Standard Standard Standard
Power Outlet Standard Not Available Not Available Not Available
Steering Wheel Audio Controls Standard Standard Standard Standard
Rain Sensing Wipers Available Not Available Available Standard
Variable Speed Intermittent Wipers Available Standard Standard Standard
Fog Lamps Not Available Standard Standard Standard
MP3 Player Standard Standard Standard Standard
Satellite Radio Standard Standard Standard Standard
Premium Sound System Available Standard Standard Standard
Intermittent Wipers Available Standard Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard Standard Standard
Adjustable Steering Wheel Standard Standard Standard Standard
Navigation System Available Standard Available Standard
Power Mirror(s) Standard Standard Standard Standard
Heated Mirrors Standard Standard Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard Standard Standard
Keyless Entry Standard Standard Standard Standard
Floor Mats Standard Not Available Standard Standard
Rear Defrost Standard Standard Standard Standard
Cruise Control Standard Standard Standard Standard
CD Player Standard Standard Standard Standard
AM/FM Stereo Standard Standard Not Available Standard
Security System Standard Standard Not Available Standard
A/C Standard Standard Standard Standard
Multi-Zone A/C Standard Standard Standard Standard
Climate Control Standard Standard Standard Standard
HD Radio Available Standard Not Available Not Available
Navigation from Telematics Standard Not Available Not Available Not Available
Auxiliary Audio Input Standard Standard Standard Standard
Keyless Start Standard Standard Standard Standard
Back-Up Camera Standard Standard Available Standard
Remote Engine Start Standard Not Available Standard Standard
Telematics Standard Not Available Not Available Not Available
Bluetooth Connection Standard Standard Standard Standard
Universal Garage Door Opener Standard Standard Standard Standard
Trip Computer Standard Standard Standard Standard
Remote Trunk Release Not Available Standard Standard Standard
Leather Steering Wheel Standard Standard Standard Standard
Chassis
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx 19.000 17.0 19.5 19.5
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness N/A 11.1 x 0.40 12.6 13.8
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness N/A 11.7 x 1.10 12.6 14.2
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes Yes Yes
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes Yes Yes
Brake ABS System (Second Line) N/A N/A N/A N/A
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel 4-Wheel 4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Brake Type Pwr Pwr N/A N/A
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall N/A N/A N/A N/A
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb 39.400 37.4 37.7 38.9
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.650 2.85 N/A N/A
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 15.000 14.8 N/A N/A
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion Rack-Pinion Rack-Pinion
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx N/A N/A N/A N/A
Spare Wheel Material Steel N/A Steel
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum Aluminum Aluminum Forged Aluminum
Front Wheel Material Aluminum Aluminum Aluminum Forged Aluminum
Spare Wheel Size Compact Compact Compact
Rear Wheel Size 19 x -TBD- 18 x 7.5 17 X 7 20 X 9
Front Wheel Size 19 x -TBD- 18 x 7.5 17 X 7 20 X 9
Spare Tire Size Compact Compact Compact
Rear Tire Size P255/45VR19 P225/45R18 P215/65TR17 P245/45YR20
Front Tire Size P255/45VR19 P225/45R18 P215/65TR17 P245/45YR20
Spare Tire Order Code
Rear Tire Order Code TBQ TW1 TR9
Front Tire Order Code TBQ TW1 TR9
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear 0.866 0.63 N/A N/A
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front 1.142 0.98 N/A N/A
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear N/A N/A N/A N/A
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front N/A N/A N/A N/A
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs w/Coil Springs Multi-Link Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs w/Coil Springs Short And Long Arm Short And Long Arm
Suspension Type - Rear Multi-link Multi-link Multi-Link Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut MacPherson Strut Short And Long Arm Short And Long Arm
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. N/A 150 150 N/A
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. N/A 1000 1000 N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. N/A 100 100 N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. N/A 1000 1000 N/A
Base Curb Weight 4341 3461 3996 3961
Rear Drum Diam x Width
Aluminum Wheels Standard Standard Standard Standard
Power Steering Standard Standard Standard Standard
4-Wheel Disc Brakes Standard Standard Standard Standard
ABS Standard Standard Standard Standard
Wheel Covers Not Available Not Available Available Not Available
Tire Pressure Monitor Not Available Standard Standard Standard
Active Suspension Not Available Not Available Not Available Standard
Dimensions
Trunk Volume 20.100 16.0 16.5 16.3
Liftover Height 30.400 N/A N/A N/A
Length, Overall 202.900 195.2 199.9 198.6
Front Shoulder Room 57.900 58.2 59.5 59.5
Front Hip Room 56.300 55.1 56.2 56.2
Min Ground Clearance N/A 5.5 5 N/A
Second Leg Room 38.100 39.2 40.1 40.1
Track Width, Rear 65.500 62.2 63.8 63.8
Track Width, Front 65.300 62.6 63.4 63.4
Height, Overall 60.700 57.5 58.4 58.4
Wheelbase 112.900 111.0 120.2 120.2
Width, Max w/o mirrors 76.200 72.2 75 75
Front Head Room 39.000 37.6 38.6 38.6
Front Leg Room 41.900 42.1 41.8 41.8
Second Hip Room 55.800 54.6 56.1 56.1
Second Shoulder Room 56.900 56.9 57.9 57.7
Second Head Room 37.800 37.9 36.6 37.9
Passenger Volume 102.200 103.6 104.7 106.3
Passenger Capacity 5 5 5 5
Exterior
Dual Moonroof Not Available Not Available Not Available Available
Sun/Moon Roof Available Standard Available Available
Temporary Spare Tire Not Available Standard Standard Not Available
Tires - Rear Performance Available Standard Available Standard
Tires - Rear All-Season Not Available Not Available Standard Not Available
Tires - Front Performance Available Standard Available Standard
Tires - Front All-Season Not Available Not Available Standard Not Available
Sun/Moonroof Available Standard Available Available
Powertrain
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) Not Available Not Available 0.84 Not Available
Eighth Gear Ratio (:1) Not Available Not Available 0.67 Not Available
Total Cooling System Capacity N/A N/A N/A N/A
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) N/A N/A 180 220
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) N/A N/A 730 730
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 2.770 3.238 2.65 3.06
Clutch Size N/A N/A
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.882 4.148 3.30 3.16
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.742 0.608 1.00 Not Available
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.000 0.713 1.28 0.83
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.414 1.000 1.67 1.00
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.842 1.420 2.11 1.41
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.872 1.900 3.14 2.19
First Gear Ratio (:1) 4.484 3.300 4.71 3.59
Trans Description Cont. Again
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/Manual Shift Automatic Automatic w/OD Automatic w/OD
Trans Type 6 6 8 5
Trans Order Code 44C DFL DGJ
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 350 @ 1500 - 5000 248 @ 4700 260 @ 4800 470 @ 4300
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 365 @ 5500 268 @ 6200 292 @ 6350 470 @ 6000
Fuel System Electronic Fuel Injection Electronic Fuel Injection Sequential MPI Sequential MPI
Displacement 3.5L/213 3.5L/211 3.6 L/220 6.4 L/392
Engine Type Turbocharged Gas V6 Gas V6 Regular Unleaded V-6 Premium Unleaded V-8
Engine Order Code 99T ERB ESG
Cruising Range - Hwy 475.00 527.00 604.50 448.50
Cruising Range - City 323.00 357.00 370.50 273.00
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy 25 31 (Est) 31 (Est) 23
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City 17 21 (Est) 19 (Est) 14
Fuel Economy Est-Combined 20 24 (Est) 23 (Est) 17
Battery Range N/A N/A N/A N/A
EPA MPG Equivalent - Combined N/A N/A N/A N/A
EPA MPG Equivalent - Hwy N/A N/A N/A N/A
EPA MPG Equivalent - City N/A N/A N/A N/A
Drivetrain All Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
A/T Standard Standard Standard Standard
6-Speed A/T Standard Standard Not Available Not Available
5-Speed A/T Not Available Not Available Not Available Standard
Gasoline Fuel Standard Standard Available Standard
Turbocharged Standard Not Available Not Available Not Available
8 Cylinder Engine Not Available Not Available Not Available Standard
V6 Cylinder Engine Standard Standard Standard Not Available
Rear Wheel Drive Not Available Not Available Standard Standard
Front Wheel Drive Not Available Standard Not Available Not Available
All Wheel Drive Standard Not Available Not Available Not Available
Locking/Limited Slip Differential Not Available Not Available Not Available Standard
8-Speed A/T Not Available Not Available Standard Not Available
Flex Fuel Capability Not Available Not Available Standard Not Available
Transmission w/Dual Shift Mode Standard Standard Available Standard
Safety
Adjustable Pedals Standard Not Available Not Available Standard
Integrated Turn Signal Mirrors Not Available Standard Not Available Available
Traction Control Standard Standard Standard Standard
Daytime Running Lights Not Available Standard Standard Standard
Child Safety Locks Standard Standard Standard Standard
Rear Head Air Bag Standard Standard Standard Standard
Front Head Air Bag Standard Standard Standard Standard
Front Side Air Bag Standard Standard Standard Standard
Passenger Air Bag Standard Standard Standard Standard
Driver Air Bag Standard Standard Standard Standard
Knee Air Bag Not Available Standard Standard Standard
Headlights-Auto-Leveling Not Available Not Available Not Available Standard
Blind Spot Monitor Available Standard Available Available
Passenger Air Bag Sensor Standard Standard Standard Standard
Brake Assist Not Available Standard Standard Standard
Stability Control Standard Standard Standard Standard
Emergency Trunk Release Not Available Standard Not Available Not Available
Seating
Passenger Adjustable Lumbar Not Available Not Available Not Available Standard
Driver Adjustable Lumbar Standard Standard Standard Standard
Heated Front Seat(s) Available Standard Standard Standard
Bucket Seats Standard Standard Standard Standard
Leather Seats Standard Standard Not Available Standard
Cloth Seats Not Available Not Available Standard Not Available
Pass-Through Rear Seat Not Available Standard Standard Standard
Power Passenger Seat Standard Standard Not Available Standard
Power Driver Seat Standard Standard Standard Standard
Premium Synthetic Seats Not Available Not Available Not Available Standard
Rear Bench Seat Standard Not Available Standard Standard
Cooled Front Seat(s) Available Not Available Not Available Standard
Heated Rear Seat(s) Available Not Available Not Available Standard
Seat Memory Standard Standard Available Standard
Vehicle
Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year 9.2 N/A 8.0 (Est) 10.8 (Est)
EPA Greenhouse Gas Score N/A N/A N/A N/A
EPA Classification Large Cars Large Large Cars Large Cars
Rear Spoiler Standard Not Available Available Standard
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