What Is the Average Length of a Car?

By Staff WriterLast Updated Apr 15, 2020 9:35:14 PM ET
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The average lengths of compact sedans and compact sport utility vehicles in America are 177.2 inches and 172.3 inches, respectively. Medium sedans and SUVs are 10 to 20 inches longer than their compact counterparts, while large cars are longer by a further 15 to 20 inches.

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