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AWD 4dr 30i
$38,850
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2WD 4dr I4 Manual XLS
$19,320
Starting MSRP
$37,400
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FWD 4dr Base (Natl)
$27,500
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Overview

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

260.0-hp, 3.0-liter, Straight 6 Cylinder Engine(Gasoline Fuel)

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

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

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

Combined MPG
20 0 0 0
Size
179.9" length, 65.9" height 174.9" length, 70.4" height 186.2" length, 66.1" height 188.4" length, 69.3" height
Drivetrain
All Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive

Exterior color

Exterior color

Interior color

Interior color

Black

Oyster

Sand Beige

Saddle Brown

Mocha

Graphite

Grey

Ivory

Black / Silver

Pebble Beige

Arctic White

Transmissions

Transmissions

6-Speed A/T

M/T

6-Speed M/T

A/T

Transmission w/Dual Shift Mode

M/T

5-Speed M/T

A/T

Transmission w/Dual Shift Mode

5-Speed A/T

A/T

5-Speed A/T

Vehicle

EPA Classification
4WD Sport Utility Vehicle 2WD Sport Utility Vehicles Mid-Size Station Wgn 2WD Sport Utility Vehicle

Wheels

Front Wheel Size
17 x 8.0 in 15 x 6.5 in 17 x 6.5 in 17 x 7.5 in
Rear Wheel Size
17 x 8.0 in 15 x 6.5 in 17 x 6.5 in 17 x 7.5 in
Spare Wheel Size
Compact in 17 x 4 in 17 x 6.5 in 17 x 7.5 in
Front Wheel Material
Alloy Steel Aluminum Aluminum
Rear Wheel Material
Alloy Steel Aluminum Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material
Steel Steel Aluminum Aluminum

Electrical

Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
N/A 550 N/A N/A
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
150 110 N/A N/A

Engine

Engine Type
Gas I6 Gas I4 Gas V6 Gas V6
Displacement
3.0L/183 2.3L/121 3.5L/210 3.5L/-TBD-
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
260 @ 6600 153 @ 5800 270 @ 6200 270 @ 6200
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
225 @ 2750 152 @ 4250 251 @ 4700 249 @ 4700

Mileage

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy
24 MPG 29 MPG 25 MPG 24 MPG
Cruising Range - City
300.90 mi 396.00 mi 384.00 mi 345.60 mi
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City
17 MPG 24 MPG 20 MPG 18 MPG
Fuel Economy Est-Combined
19 MPG N/A N/A N/A
Cruising Range - Hwy
424.80 mi 478.50 mi 480.00 mi 460.80 mi
EPA MPG Equivalent - City
N/A N/A N/A N/A
EPA MPG Equivalent - Hwy
N/A N/A N/A N/A
EPA MPG Equivalent - Combined
N/A N/A N/A N/A
Estimated Battery Range
N/A N/A N/A N/A

Suspension

Suspension Type - Front
Independent MacPherson Strut MacPherson Strut Independent
Suspension Type - Rear
Independent Multi-link Dual-Link Strut Independent
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
Double-Pivot - - Sport-tuned
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
Central Link - - Sport-tuned

Brakes

Brake Type
Pwr-Assisted Power Pwr Pwr
Brake ABS System
4-Wheel 4-Wheel 4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Brake ABS System (Second Line)
N/A N/A N/A N/A
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes Yes Yes
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Yes - Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
12.8 x -TBD- in 10.9 x .5 in 12.6 x -TBD- in 12.9 x -TBD- in
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
12.6 x -TBD- in - 11.3 x -TBD- in 12.2 x -TBD- in
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
- Yes - -

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
17.7 gal 16.5 gal 19.2 gal 19.2 gal
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
N/A N/A N/A N/A

Steering

Steering Type
Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall
18.9 17.9 16.0 17.1
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering)
N/A N/A 3.0 3.1
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb
38.4 ft 35.4 ft 37.4 ft 38.7 ft
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall
N/A 38.7 ft N/A N/A

Tires

Front Tire Size
P235/55HR17 P225/75R15 225/65SR17 P245/65R17
Rear Tire Size
P235/55HR17 P225/75R15 225/65SR17 P245/65R17
Spare Tire Size
Compact T145/90R17 225/65SR17 P245/65R17

Trailering

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.
3000 lbs 1500 lbs 2000 lbs 2000 lbs
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.
300 lbs 150 lbs 200 lbs 200 lbs
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.
- - - 2000 lbs
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.
- - - 200 lbs
Maximum Trailering Capacity
N/A N/A N/A N/A

Weight Information

Base Curb Weight
4012 lbs 3184 lbs 3870 lbs 3979 lbs
Curb Weight - Front
N/A N/A N/A N/A
Curb Weight - Rear
N/A N/A N/A N/A
Maximum Payload Capacity
N/A N/A N/A N/A
Curb Weight
N/A N/A N/A N/A
Total Option Weight
0.00 lbs 0.00 lbs 0.00 lbs 0.00 lbs

Dimensions

Passenger Capacity
5 5 5 7
Passenger Volume
90.1 ft³ 99.2 ft³ 102.5 ft³ 145.7 ft³
Front Head Room
39.3 in 40.4 in 39.3 in 40.6 in
Front Leg Room
40.2 in 41.6 in 42.5 in 43.2 in
Front Shoulder Room
55.6 in 56.3 in 57.9 in 59.7 in
Front Hip Room
N/A 53.3 in 55.6 in 56.7 in
Second Head Room
39.4 in 39.2 in 38.6 in 40.1 in
Second Leg Room
35.8 in 35.6 in 36.4 in 38.3 in
Second Shoulder Room
55.0 in 55.9 in 57.1 in 59.5 in
Second Hip Room
N/A 49.1 in 55.1 in 56.5 in
Third Head Room
- - - 36.3 in
Third Leg Room
- - - 29.9 in
Third Shoulder Room
- - - 55.0 in
Third Hip Room
- - - 42.3 in
Wheelbase
110.1 in 103.1 in 106.9 in 109.8 in
Length, Overall
179.9 in 174.9 in 186.2 in 188.4 in
Width, Max w/o mirrors
73.0 in 70.1 in 72.6 in 75.2 in
Height, Overall
65.9 in 69.7 in 66.1 in 68.1 in
Track Width, Front
60.0 in 61.3 in 62.0 in 64.0 in
Track Width, Rear
60.7 in 60.9 in 61.2 in 64.2 in
Min Ground Clearance
8.0 in 8.2 in 7.1 in 8.1 in
Rear Door Opening Height
N/A 33.5 in N/A N/A
Rear Door Opening Width
N/A 43.2 in N/A N/A
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1
N/A 59.0 in N/A N/A
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2
N/A 35.9 in N/A N/A
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3
- - - N/A
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline
N/A N/A N/A N/A
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings
N/A 40.8 in N/A N/A
Cargo Box (Area) Height
N/A 38.9 in N/A N/A
Liftover Height
N/A N/A N/A N/A
Cargo Volume to Seat 1
71.0 ft³ 66.3 ft³ 84.7 ft³ 95.4 ft³
Cargo Volume to Seat 2
30.0 ft³ 29.3 ft³ 38.3 ft³ 42.3 ft³
Cargo Volume to Seat 3
- - - 10.3 ft³

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