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2013 Mitsubishi Lancer DE

4dr Front-wheel Drive Sedan

2013 Mitsubishi Lancer ES

4dr Front-wheel Drive Sedan

2013 Mitsubishi Lancer GT

4dr Front-wheel Drive Sedan

2013 Mitsubishi Lancer SE

4dr 4WD Sedan

2014 Kia Forte LX

4dr Sedan

2013 Mitsubishi Lancer
(2013 Mitsubishi Lancer 4dr FWD Sedan shown)
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2013 Mitsubishi Lancer
(2013 Mitsubishi Lancer 4dr FWD Sedan shown)
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2013 Mitsubishi Lancer
(2013 Mitsubishi Lancer 4dr FWD Sedan shown)
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2013 Mitsubishi Lancer
(2013 Mitsubishi Lancer 4dr FWD Sedan shown)
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2014 Kia Forte
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*Does not include customer cash-back incentives or options
N/A N/A N/A N/A    $16,541*
MSRP $15,995 $17,095 $19,995 $20,295 $15,900
Destination Charge $795 $795 $795 $795 $800
Invoice Price $15,319 $16,373 $19,151 $19,439 $15,599
Total List Price $16,790 $17,890 $20,790 $21,090 $16,700
Available Engines 148-hp, 2.0-liter I-4 (regular gas) 148-hp, 2.0-liter I-4 (regular gas) 168-hp, 2.4-liter I-4 (regular gas) 168-hp, 2.4-liter I-4 (regular gas) 148-hp, 1.8-liter I-4 (regular gas)
Available Transmissions 5-speed manual w/OD 5-speed manual w/OD 6-speed CVT w/OD 6-speed CVT w/OD and auto-manual 5-speed manual w/OD 6-speed CVT w/OD 6-speed automatic w/OD and auto-manual 6-speed manual w/OD
Fuel Economy City 25 mpg 25 mpg 22 mpg 22 mpg 25 mpg
Fuel Economy Highway 34 mpg 34 mpg 31 mpg 29 mpg 37 mpg
NHTSA Crash Test Data          
Other, Overall Rollover Rating
Side - Pole, Side - Pole
Side - Barrier, Side Barrier Rating Passenger Rear Seat
Side - Barrier, Side Barrier Rating Driver
Overall, Overall
Side - Pole Barrier combined, Side - Pole Barrier combined (REAR)
Front, Overall Front
Side - Pole Barrier combined, Side - Pole Barrier combined (FRONT)
Front, Driver's
Side - Barrier, Side - Barrier
Front, Passenger's
Side, Overall Side
IIHS Crash Test Data          
Front, Head/Neck - - - - Acceptable
Moderate overlap front, Right Leg/Foot Good Good Good Good Good
Side, Driver Torso Good Good Good Good Acceptable
Side, Driver Pelvis/Leg Good Good Good Good Good
Moderate overlap front, Restraints Good Good Good Good Good
Head Restraints and Seats, Seat Head/Restraint Geometry Good Good Good Good Good
Side, Rear Passenger Pelvis/Leg Good Good Good Good Good
Moderate overlap front, Head/Neck Good Good Good Good Good
Side, Driver Head and Neck Good Good Good Good Good
Side, Rear Passenger Head Protection Good Good Good Good Good
Front, Retraints and dummy kinematics - - - - Poor
Side, Rear Passenger Head and Neck Good Good Good Good Good
Side, Rear Passenger Torso Good Good Good Good Good
Head Restraints and Seats, Overall Rear Good Good Good Good Good
Front, Chest - - - - Good
Moderate overlap front, Chest Good Good Good Good Good
Front, Lower leg/foot - - - - Marginal
Front, Structure and safety cage - - - - Poor
Moderate overlap front, Left Leg/Foot Good Good Good Good Good
Head Restraints and Seats, Dynamic Rating Good Good Good Good Good
Moderate overlap front, Overall Front Good Good Good Good Good
Side, Structure/safety cage Acceptable Acceptable Acceptable Acceptable Good
Moderate overlap front, Structure/safety cage Good Good Good Good Good
Other, Roof Strength Good Good Good Good Good
Front, Overall evaluation - - - - Poor
Front, Hip/thigh - - - - Poor
Side, Overall Side Good Good Good Good Good
Side, Driver Head Protection Good Good Good Good Good
Overview 2013 Mitsubishi Lancer DE 2013 Mitsubishi Lancer ES 2013 Mitsubishi Lancer GT 2013 Mitsubishi Lancer SE 2014 Kia Forte LX
Safety Overview driver and passenger front impact airbags, rear center 3 point seatbelt, ABS brakes, immobilizer Standard:
driver and passenger front impact airbags, rear center 3 point seatbelt, ABS brakes, immobilizer
driver and passenger front impact airbags, rear center 3 point seatbelt, ABS brakes, immobilizer driver and passenger front impact airbags, rear center 3 point seatbelt, ABS brakes, immobilizer driver and passenger front impact airbags, rear center 3 point seatbelt, ABS brakes
N/A Available:
ABS brakes
N/A N/A N/A
Drive-Type Overview front wheel drive front wheel drive front wheel drive 4 wheel drive front wheel drive
Audio Overview AM/FM stereo, clock, seek-scan, in-dash mounted single CD, MP3 decoder, 4, automatic equalizer, integrated roof antenna Standard:
AM/FM/Satellite-prep, clock, seek-scan, in-dash mounted single CD, MP3 decoder, 4, automatic equalizer, integrated roof antenna, radio steering wheel controls
Standard:
AM/FM/Satellite-prep, clock, seek-scan, in-dash mounted single CD, MP3 decoder, 6, automatic equalizer, integrated roof antenna, radio steering wheel controls
Standard:
AM/FM stereo, clock, seek-scan, in-dash mounted single CD, MP3 decoder, 4, automatic equalizer, integrated roof antenna, radio steering wheel controls
Standard:
AM/FM/Satellite, seek-scan, in-dash mounted single CD, MP3 decoder, 4, window grid antenna, radio steering wheel controls
N/A Available:
AM/FM/Satellite-prep, seek-scan, in-dash mounted single CD, MP3 decoder
Available:
AM/FM/Satellite, seek-scan, in-dash mounted 6-disc CD changer, MP3 decoder
Available:
AM/FM/Satellite, seek-scan, in-dash mounted 6-disc CD changer, MP3 decoder
Available:
6
N/A Available:
AM/FM/Satellite-prep, seek-scan, in-dash mounted single CD, MP3 decoder, automatic equalizer, radio steering wheel controls
Available:
AM/FM/Satellite-prep, seek-scan, in-dash mounted single CD, MP3 decoder
Available:
AM/FM stereo, seek-scan, in-dash mounted single CD, MP3 decoder
N/A
N/A Available:
AM/FM/Satellite, seek-scan, in-dash mounted single CD, MP3 decoder
Available:
9 performance, amplifier, automatic equalizer, radio steering wheel controls
Available:
AM/FM stereo, seek-scan, in-dash mounted single CD, MP3 decoder, automatic equalizer, radio steering wheel controls
N/A
N/A Available:
6
Available:
AM/FM/Satellite, seek-scan, in-dash mounted single CD, MP3 decoder
Available:
7 performance, amplifier, automatic equalizer, radio steering wheel controls
N/A
N/A N/A N/A Available:
AM/FM/Satellite, seek-scan, in-dash mounted single CD, MP3 decoder
N/A
Interior 2013 Mitsubishi Lancer DE 2013 Mitsubishi Lancer ES 2013 Mitsubishi Lancer GT 2013 Mitsubishi Lancer SE 2014 Kia Forte LX
Air conditioning, front N/A manual automatic manual manual
Air filter Standard Standard Standard Standard Standard
Underseat ducts N/A Standard Standard Standard Standard
Cargo concealed storage N/A N/A N/A N/A Standard
Cargo net N/A N/A N/A N/A Available
Clock in-radio display in-radio display in-radio display in-radio display in-dash
Compass N/A N/A N/A N/A Available
Cruise control N/A Standard Standard Standard Available
Cup holders front front and rear front and rear front and rear front and rear
Gear shift knob trim urethane Standard:
urethane
Standard:
leather
Standard:
urethane
urethane
N/A Available:
aluminum
Available:
aluminum
Available:
leather
N/A
N/A N/A N/A Available:
aluminum
N/A
12V DC power outlet 1 2 2 2 2
Ashtray Standard Standard Standard Standard N/A
Floor console full full full full full
Floor mats Standard:
carpeted front & rear
Standard:
carpeted front & rear
Standard:
carpeted front & rear
Standard:
carpeted front & rear
Available:
carpeted front & rear
Available:
vinyl/rubber front
Available:
vinyl/rubber front
Available:
vinyl/rubber front
Available:
vinyl/rubber front
N/A
Front windows power power power power power
Rear windows power power power power power
1-Touch Window Up driver driver driver driver N/A
1-Touch Window Down driver driver driver driver driver
Programmable garage door opener N/A N/A N/A N/A Available
Instrumentation digital/analog digital/analog digital/analog digital/analog analog
Driver information center Standard Standard Standard Standard N/A
Tachometer Standard Standard Standard Standard Standard
Trip computer Standard Standard Standard Standard Standard
Water temp gauge Standard Standard Standard Standard Standard
Low fuel warning Standard Standard Standard Standard Standard
Service interval warning Standard Standard Standard Standard Standard
Exterior temperature display Standard Standard Standard Standard Standard
Lighting - glovebox N/A N/A N/A N/A Standard
Lighting - map lights N/A front front front N/A
Lighting - dome light regular fade fade fade fade
Lighting - cargo light Standard Standard Standard Standard Standard
Illuminated vanity mirrors N/A N/A N/A N/A Available:
driver and passenger
Rear window defogger Standard Standard Standard Standard Standard
Rearview mirror day-night day-night Standard:
day-night
day-night Standard:
day-night
N/A N/A Available:
auto-dimming day-night
N/A Available:
auto-dimming day-night
Mirrors - visor vanity mirrors driver and passenger driver and passenger driver and passenger driver and passenger driver and passenger
Fuel door release mechanical mechanical mechanical mechanical mechanical
Remote trunk release mechanical mechanical mechanical mechanical mechanical
Retained accessory power Standard Standard Standard Standard Standard
Seatback storage pockets N/A 1 1 1 Available:
1
Tilt-Wheel adjustable steering column Standard Standard Standard Standard Standard
Steering wheel material urethane Standard:
urethane
leather/metal-look Standard:
urethane
urethane
N/A Available:
leather/metal-look
N/A Available:
leather/metal-look
N/A
Tire inflator N/A N/A N/A N/A Standard
Seats 2013 Mitsubishi Lancer DE 2013 Mitsubishi Lancer ES 2013 Mitsubishi Lancer GT 2013 Mitsubishi Lancer SE 2014 Kia Forte LX
Front seat type bucket bucket bucket bucket bucket
Seating capacity 5 passengers 5 passengers 5 passengers 5 passengers 5 passengers
Front seat driver direction controls 4-way 6-way 6-way 6-way 6-way
Front passenger seat direction controls 4-way 4-way 4-way 4-way 4-way
Front armrests N/A center center center Standard:
center
N/A N/A N/A N/A Available:
center sliding
Front head restraints adjustable adjustable adjustable adjustable adjustable
Heated front seats N/A N/A Available:
driver and front passenger heated-cushion, heated-seatback
driver and front passenger heated-cushion, heated-seatback N/A
Rear seats bench 60-40 bench 60-40 bench 60-40 bench 60-40 bench
Rear armrest N/A Standard Standard Standard Available
Rear head restraints 3 - adjustable 3 - adjustable 3 - adjustable 3 - adjustable 3 - adjustable
Seat trim cloth Standard:
premium cloth
Standard:
premium cloth
Standard:
premium cloth
cloth
N/A Available:
leather
Available:
leather
Available:
leather
N/A
Entertainment 2013 Mitsubishi Lancer DE 2013 Mitsubishi Lancer ES 2013 Mitsubishi Lancer GT 2013 Mitsubishi Lancer SE 2014 Kia Forte LX
Radio AM/FM stereo, seek-scan Standard:
AM/FM/Satellite-prep, seek-scan
Standard:
AM/FM/Satellite-prep, seek-scan
Standard:
AM/FM stereo, seek-scan
AM/FM/Satellite, seek-scan
N/A Available:
AM/FM/Satellite, seek-scan
Available:
AM/FM/Satellite, seek-scan
Available:
AM/FM/Satellite, seek-scan
N/A
CD player in-dash mounted single in-dash mounted single Standard:
in-dash mounted single
Standard:
in-dash mounted single
in-dash mounted single
N/A N/A Available:
in-dash mounted 6-disc
Available:
in-dash mounted 6-disc
N/A
MP3 capability Standard Standard Standard Standard Standard
Auxiliary audio input N/A Standard N/A Standard Standard
Steering wheel audio controls N/A Standard Standard Standard Standard
Voice recognition N/A Available Standard Available N/A
Speakers 4 Standard:
4
Standard:
6
Standard:
4
Standard:
4
N/A Available:
6
Available:
9 performance
Available:
7 performance
Available:
6
Amplifier N/A N/A Available Available N/A
Equalizer automatic automatic automatic automatic N/A
Speed-Sensitive Volume Standard Standard Standard Standard Standard
Navigation system N/A Available Available Available N/A
1st row LCD screen N/A Available:
1
Available:
1
Available:
1
N/A
Bluetooth Compatibility N/A Available Standard Available Standard
Safety and Security 2013 Mitsubishi Lancer DE 2013 Mitsubishi Lancer ES 2013 Mitsubishi Lancer GT 2013 Mitsubishi Lancer SE 2014 Kia Forte LX
Airbags, frontal driver and front passenger driver and front passenger driver and front passenger driver and front passenger driver and front passenger
Airbags, side impact seat mounted, driver and passenger seat mounted, driver and passenger seat mounted, driver and passenger seat mounted, driver and passenger seat mounted, driver and passenger
Airbags, side curtain curtain 1st and 2nd row curtain 1st and 2nd row curtain 1st and 2nd row curtain 1st and 2nd row curtain 1st and 2nd row
Airbags, knee protection driver driver driver driver N/A
Occupant sensor Standard Standard Standard Standard Standard
Traction control ABS and driveline ABS and driveline ABS and driveline ABS and driveline ABS and driveline
Height adjustable safety belts front front front front front
Seatbelt pretensioners front front front front front
Headlights halogen halogen Standard:
halogen
halogen halogen
N/A N/A Available:
high intensity low/high beam
N/A N/A
Exterior light control auto off auto off Standard:
auto off
auto off auto off
N/A N/A Available:
fully automatic
N/A N/A
Delay off headlamps N/A N/A Available N/A Standard
Headlight washer N/A N/A Available N/A Standard
Daytime running lights N/A N/A Available N/A N/A
Illuminated entry N/A Standard Standard Standard Standard
Parking assist N/A Available Available Available N/A
Remote keyless entry N/A keyfob (all doors) keyfob (all doors) keyfob (all doors) Available:
keyfob (all doors)
Keyless access system N/A Available Standard N/A N/A
Panic alarm N/A Standard Standard Standard Available
Door locks power power with 2 stage unlock power with 2 stage unlock power with 2 stage unlock power with 2 stage unlock
Rear child safety door locks Standard Standard Standard Standard Standard
Content theft-deterrent alarm system N/A Standard Standard Standard N/A
Ignition disable Standard Standard Standard Standard N/A
Low tire pressure warning Standard Standard Standard Standard Standard
Warranty 2013 Mitsubishi Lancer DE 2013 Mitsubishi Lancer ES 2013 Mitsubishi Lancer GT 2013 Mitsubishi Lancer SE 2014 Kia Forte LX
Warranty - Basic (mths/miles) 60/60,000 60/60,000 60/60,000 60/60,000 60/60,000
Warranty - Power Train (mths/miles) 120/100,000 120/100,000 120/100,000 120/100,000 120/100,000
Warranty - Corrosion/Perforation (mths/miles) 84/100,000 84/100,000 84/100,000 84/100,000 60/100,000
Warranty - Roadside Assistance (mths/miles) 60/unlimited 60/unlimited 60/unlimited 60/unlimited 60/60,000
Exterior 2013 Mitsubishi Lancer DE 2013 Mitsubishi Lancer ES 2013 Mitsubishi Lancer GT 2013 Mitsubishi Lancer SE 2014 Kia Forte LX
Antenna integrated roof integrated roof integrated roof integrated roof window grid
Body material fully galvanized steel fully galvanized steel fully galvanized steel fully galvanized steel fully galvanized steel
Paint clearcoat monotone clearcoat monotone clearcoat monotone clearcoat monotone clearcoat monotone
Grille trim black black w/chrome surround black w/chrome surround black w/chrome surround black w/chrome surround
Fog/driving lights Available:
front
Available:
front
front Available:
front
N/A
Door count 4 doors 4 doors 4 doors 4 doors 4 doors
Rear cargo door trunk trunk trunk trunk trunk
Tinted windows light light light light light
Rear window type fixed fixed fixed fixed fixed
Mirrors dual power remote dual power remote dual power remote dual power remote dual power remote
Heated side mirrors N/A N/A N/A Standard Standard
Sunroof N/A Available:
1st row regular express open/close sliding and tilting glass
Available:
1st row regular express open/close sliding and tilting glass
Available:
1st row regular express open/close sliding and tilting glass
N/A
Spoiler Available:
lip
Available:
lip
Standard:
wing
Available:
lip
Available:
lip
Available:
wing
Available:
wing
Available:
lip
Available:
wing
N/A
Roof rack N/A N/A N/A Available N/A
Tires P205/60HR16.0 BSW AS P205/60HR16.0 BSW AS P215/45VR18.0 BSW AS P205/60HR16.0 BSW AS Standard:
P195/65HR15.0 BSW AS
N/A N/A N/A N/A Available:
P205/55HR16.0 BSW AS
Wheels 16" steel Standard:
16" steel
Standard:
18" silver aluminum
Standard:
16" silver aluminum
Standard:
15" steel
N/A Available:
16" silver aluminum
Available:
silver aluminum
Available:
silver aluminum
Available:
16" silver aluminum
N/A Available:
steel
N/A N/A Available:
steel
Spare tire and wheel compact steel compact steel compact steel compact steel N/A
Windshield wipers - front variable intermittent variable intermittent variable intermittent variable intermittent variable intermittent
Windshield wipers - rain sensing N/A N/A Available N/A N/A
Mud flaps N/A Available Available Available Available
Mechanical 2013 Mitsubishi Lancer DE 2013 Mitsubishi Lancer ES 2013 Mitsubishi Lancer GT 2013 Mitsubishi Lancer SE 2014 Kia Forte LX
Engine 2.0L I-4 2.0L I-4 2.4L I-4 2.4L I-4 1.8L I-4
Engine - valvetrain DOHC DOHC DOHC DOHC DOHC
Brakes front disc/rear drum Standard:
front disc/rear drum
4-wheel disc 4-wheel disc 4-wheel disc
N/A Available:
4-wheel disc
N/A N/A N/A
Antilock braking system (ABS) 4-wheel 4-wheel 4-wheel 4-wheel 4-wheel
Brake assist Standard Standard Standard Standard Standard
Drive type front-wheel front-wheel front-wheel four-wheel front-wheel
4WD shift N/A N/A N/A electronic N/A
Exhaust stainless steel stainless steel stainless steel stainless steel stainless steel
Steering rack & pinion rack & pinion rack & pinion rack & pinion rack & pinion
Suspension tuning regular regular sport regular regular
Front suspension type strut strut strut strut strut
Front anti-roll bar Standard Standard Standard Standard Standard
Front shocks gas-pressurized gas-pressurized gas-pressurized gas-pressurized gas-pressurized
Front springs coil coil coil coil coil
Rear suspension type multi-link multi-link multi-link multi-link semi-independent torsion beam
Rear anti-roll bar N/A N/A Standard Standard N/A
Rear shocks gas-pressurized gas-pressurized gas-pressurized gas-pressurized gas-pressurized
Rear springs coil coil coil coil coil
Electronic stability system Standard Standard Standard Standard Standard
Tiptronic automatic N/A N/A Available N/A Available
Transmission 5-spd man w/OD Standard:
5-spd man w/OD
Standard:
5-spd man w/OD
6-spd CVT w/OD Standard:
6-spd man w/OD
N/A Available:
6-spd CVT w/OD
Available:
6-spd CVT w/OD
N/A Available:
6-spd auto w/OD
Axle ratio 3.94 Standard:
3.94
Standard:
3.94
6.12 Standard:
4.33
N/A Available:
5.41
Available:
6.12
N/A Available:
3.07
Remote vehicle starting system N/A Available Available Available Available
Specifications 2013 Mitsubishi Lancer DE 2013 Mitsubishi Lancer ES 2013 Mitsubishi Lancer GT 2013 Mitsubishi Lancer SE 2014 Kia Forte LX
Exterior length 180.0 " 180.0 " 180.0 " 180.0 " 179.5 "
Exterior body width 69.4 " 69.4 " 69.4 " 69.4 " 70.1 "
Exterior height 58.3 " 58.3 " 58.7 " 58.3 " 56.5 "
Engine 2.0L I-4 2.0L I-4 2.4L I-4 2.4L I-4 1.8L I-4
Horsepower 148 @ 6,000 rpm 148 @ 6,000 rpm 168 @ 6,000 rpm 168 @ 6,000 rpm 148 @ 6,500 rpm
Torque 145 @ 4,200 rpm 145 @ 4,200 rpm 167 @ 4,100 rpm 167 @ 4,100 rpm 131 @ 4,700 rpm
Fuel economy - city 25 mpg 25 mpg 22 mpg 22 mpg 25 mpg
Fuel economy - highway 34 mpg 34 mpg 31 mpg 29 mpg 37 mpg
Bore-and-Stroke 3.39 / 3.39 " 3.39 / 3.39 " 3.46 / 3.82 " 3.46 / 3.82 " 3.19 / 3.43 "
Curb weight 2,866 lbs. Standard:
2,866 lbs.
Standard:
2,966 lbs.
3,120 lbs. Standard:
2,736 lbs.
N/A Available:
2,932 lbs.
Available:
3,032 lbs.
N/A Available:
2,776 lbs.
Gross vehicle weight rating (GVWR) 3,969 lbs. 3,969 lbs. 4,079 lbs. 4,190 lbs. N/A
Wheelbase 103.7 " 103.7 " 103.7 " 103.7 " 106.3 "
Front track 60.2 " 60.2 " 60.2 " 60.2 " Standard:
61.5 "
N/A N/A N/A N/A Available:
61.1 "
Rear track 60.2 " 60.2 " 60.2 " 60.2 " Standard:
62.0 "
N/A N/A N/A N/A Available:
61.7 "
Turning radius 16.4 ' 16.4 ' 16.4 ' 16.4 ' 17.4 '
Drag coefficient N/A N/A N/A N/A .27
Front legroom 42.3 " 42.3 " 42.3 " 42.3 " 42.2 "
Rear legroom 36.1 " 36.1 " 36.1 " 36.1 " 35.9 "
Front headroom 39.6 " Standard:
39.6 "
Standard:
39.6 "
Standard:
39.6 "
39.1 "
N/A Available:
38.5 "
Available:
38.5 "
Available:
38.5 "
N/A
Rear headroom 36.9 " 36.9 " 36.9 " 36.9 " 37.3 "
Front hiproom 53.3 " 53.3 " 53.3 " 53.3 " 53.8 "
Rear hiproom 54.1 " 54.1 " 54.1 " 54.1 " 53.1 "
Front shoulder room 54.7 " 54.7 " 54.7 " 54.7 " 56.1 "
Rear shoulder room 54.3 " 54.3 " 54.3 " 54.3 " 54.9 "
Luggage volume 12.3 cu.ft. 12.3 cu.ft. Standard:
12.3 cu.ft.
Standard:
12.3 cu.ft.
14.9 cu.ft.
N/A N/A Available:
11.8 cu.ft.
Available:
11.8 cu.ft.
N/A
Luggage volume (max) 12.3 cu.ft. 12.3 cu.ft. Standard:
12.3 cu.ft.
Standard:
12.3 cu.ft.
14.9 cu.ft.
N/A N/A Available:
11.8 cu.ft.
Available:
11.8 cu.ft.
N/A
Passenger volume 93 cu.ft. Standard:
93 cu.ft.
Standard:
93 cu.ft.
Standard:
93 cu.ft.
96 cu.ft.
N/A Available:
92 cu.ft.
Available:
92 cu.ft.
Available:
92 cu.ft.
N/A
Fuel tank 15.5 gal. 15.5 gal. 15.5 gal. 14.5 gal. 13.2 gal.