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Here's how the 2007 Chevrolet Malibu Maxx, 1997 Dodge Avenger, 2001 Hyundai Sonata and the 2006 Mercury Milan measure up.
$20,575
Starting MSRP
2dr Cpe Base
$14,620
Starting MSRP
4dr Sdn Manual
$14,999
Starting MSRP
4dr Sdn 2.3
$18,345
Starting MSRP

Overview

Door
4-door 2-door 4-door 4-door
Seats
5 5 5 5
Engine

217.0-hp, 3.5-liter, V6 Cylinder Engine(Gasoline Fuel)

163.0-hp, 2.5-liter, V6 Cylinder Engine(Gasoline Fuel)

140.0-hp, 2.0-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine(Gasoline Fuel)

149.0-hp, 2.4-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine(Gasoline Fuel)

160.0-hp, 2.3-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine(Gasoline Fuel)

Combined MPG
0 0 0 0
Size
187.8" length, 58.1" height 190.4" length, 53.0" height 185.4" length, 55.5" height 191.4" length, 57.2" height
Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive

Exterior color

Exterior color

Interior color

Interior color

Black

Taupe / Brown

Titanium

Torch Red / Black

Light Cashmere

Gray

Black / Tan

Beige

Gray

Grey-Violet

Charcoal

Pumice

Transmissions

Transmissions

A/T

4-Speed A/T

M/T

A/T

5-Speed M/T

4-Speed A/T

M/T

5-Speed M/T

M/T

A/T

5-Speed A/T

5-Speed M/T

Vehicle

EPA Classification
Large Compact Mid-Size Mid-Size

Wheels

Front Wheel Material
N/A Steel Aluminum Steel
Front Wheel Size
16 x -TBD- in 14 x 5.5 in 15 x 6.0 in 16 x 6.5 in
Spare Wheel Material
N/A Steel -TBD - Steel
Rear Wheel Size
16 x -TBD- in 14 x 5.5 in 15 x 6.0 in 16 x 6.5 in
Spare Wheel Size
N/A 15 x 4.0 in 15 x 4.0 in 16 X 4.0 in
Rear Wheel Material
N/A Steel Aluminum Steel

Electrical

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
N/A 90 90 150
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
N/A 430 550 590

Engine

Displacement
3.5L/214 2.0L/122 2.4L/146 2.3L/139
Engine Type
Gas V6 Gas I4 Gas I4 Gas I4
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
217 @ 5800 140 @ 6000 149 @ 5500 160 @ 6250
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
217 @ 4000 130 @ 4800 156 @ 3000 156 @ 4250

Mileage

EPA MPG Equivalent - Hwy
N/A N/A N/A N/A
Cruising Range - Hwy
480.00 mi 540.80 mi 516.00 mi 542.50 mi
EPA MPG Equivalent - Combined
N/A N/A N/A N/A
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy
30 MPG 32 MPG 30 MPG 31 MPG
Fuel Economy Est-Combined
N/A N/A N/A N/A
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City
20 MPG 22 MPG 22 MPG 23 MPG
EPA MPG Equivalent - City
N/A N/A N/A N/A
Cruising Range - City
320.00 mi 371.80 mi 378.40 mi 402.50 mi
Estimated Battery Range
N/A N/A N/A N/A

Suspension

Suspension Type - Rear
4-Link Multilink Independent Independent
Suspension Type - Front
MacPherson Strut Multilink Independent Independent
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
- Independent Multi-Link -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
- Independent Double-wishbone -

Brakes

Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Yes - - Yes
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
10.63 x 0.55 in - - N/A
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
11.65 x 1.02 in 10.0 x 0.9 in 10.9 x -TBD- in N/A
Brake Type
Pwr Power Pwr-Assisted Power
Brake ABS System (Second Line)
N/A N/A N/A N/A
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
- Yes Yes -
Brake ABS System
4-Wheel - - -

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
16 gal 16.9 gal 17.2 gal 17.5 gal
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
N/A N/A N/A N/A

Steering

Steering Type
Hydraulic Pwr Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall
15.9 14.58 14.1 16.0
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb
37.6 ft 38.0 ft 34.4 ft 38.7 ft
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall
N/A 40.0 ft 20.8 ft N/A
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering)
3.1 2.4 2.92 N/A

Tires

Rear Tire Size
P215/60R16 P195/70HR14 P205/60HR15 P205/60R16
Front Tire Size
P215/60R16 P195/70HR14 P205/60HR15 P205/60R16
Spare Tire Size
N/A P125/70D15 Compact T145/80D16

Trailering

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.
1000 lbs N/A 2000 lbs N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.
100 lbs N/A 200 lbs N/A
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.
- N/A - -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.
- N/A - -

Weight Information

Base Curb Weight
3476 lbs 2888 lbs 3072 lbs 3117 lbs

Dimensions

Front Shoulder Room
56.7 in 53.1 in 56.9 in 57.4 in
Width, Max w/o mirrors
69.8 in 69.1 in 71.6 in 72.2 in
Second Leg Room
41.0 in 35.0 in 36.2 in 37.0 in
Height, Overall
58.1 in 53.0 in 55.5 in 57.2 in
Track Width, Rear
60.2 in 59.3 in 59.8 in 61.3 in
Second Head Room
39.4 in 36.5 in 37.6 in 37.8 in
Min Ground Clearance
6.1 in 5.4 in 6.34 in N/A
Trunk Volume
N/A 13.1 ft³ 113 ft³ 15.8 ft³
Second Shoulder Room
55.5 in 55.1 in 55.7 in 56.4 in
Wheelbase
112.3 in 103.7 in 106.3 in 107.4 in
Passenger Volume
106 ft³ 91.1 ft³ 100.0 ft³ 100.0 ft³
Liftover Height
N/A 28.4 in 27.1 in N/A
Length, Overall
187.8 in 190.4 in 185.4 in 191.4 in
Passenger Capacity
5 5 5 5
Front Head Room
39.4 in 39.1 in 39.3 in 38.7 in
Track Width, Front
60.0 in 59.5 in 60.9 in 61.6 in
Front Leg Room
41.9 in 43.3 in 43.3 in 42.3 in
Front Hip Room
53.5 in 55.1 in 55.9 in 54.0 in
Second Hip Room
52.4 in 49.6 in 54.3 in 53.3 in
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down
41.0 ft³ - - -
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Up
22.8 ft³ - - -

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