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Overview

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

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

143.0-hp, 2.2-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine(Gasoline Fuel)

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

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

Combined MPG
0 0 26 0
Size
188.9" length, 58.0" height 181.3" length, 66.4" height 177.2" length, 57.9" height 185.8" length, 55.5" height
Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive

Exterior color

Exterior color

Interior color

Interior color

Gray

Quartz

Light Gray

Taupe

Gray

Anthracite

Gray

Transmissions

Transmissions

M/T

5-Speed M/T

M/T

5-Speed M/T

M/T

5-Speed M/T

M/T

5-Speed M/T

Vehicle

EPA Classification
Large Sport Utility Vehicle Midsize Compact

Wheels

Front Wheel Material
Steel Steel Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size
16 x 6.5 in 16 x 6.5 in 15 x -TBD- in 15 x 6.0 in
Rear Wheel Material
Steel Steel Steel Steel
Rear Wheel Size
16 x 6.5 in 16 x 6.5 in 15 x -TBD- in 15 x 6.0 in
Spare Wheel Size
Compact in 16 x 4.0 in N/A -
Spare Wheel Material
Steel Steel - -

Electrical

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
110 N/A N/A 110
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
N/A N/A N/A 600

Engine

Engine Type
Gas I4 Gas L4 Gas I4 Gas I4
Displacement
2.4L/144 2.2L/134 2.0L/122 2.4L/144
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
162 @ 5800 143 @ 5400 138 @ 6000 138 @ 5500
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
164 @ 4250 152 @ 4000 136 @ 4500 147 @ 3000

Mileage

EPA MPG Equivalent - Combined
N/A N/A N/A N/A
EPA MPG Equivalent - City
N/A N/A N/A N/A
Cruising Range - Hwy
601.80 mi 434.00 mi 420.00 mi 516.00 mi
Fuel Economy Est-Combined
N/A N/A 26 MPG N/A
EPA MPG Equivalent - Hwy
N/A N/A N/A N/A
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy
34 MPG 28 MPG 30 MPG 30 MPG
Cruising Range - City
424.80 mi 356.50 mi 322.00 mi 395.60 mi
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City
24 MPG 23 MPG 23 MPG 23 MPG

Suspension

Suspension Type - Rear
Independent Three-Link Independent Independent
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
Double-wishbone w/Coil Springs MacPherson Strut Double Wishbone
Suspension Type - Front
Independent Indep Strut Independent Independent
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
Multi-Link w/Coil Springs Dual-Link Multi-Link

Brakes

Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Yes - - Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
10.3 x 0.39 in - - 10.3 x -TBD- in
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes Yes Yes
Brake ABS System (Second Line)
N/A N/A N/A N/A
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
11.0 x 1.02 in 11.7 x 1.0 in 10.8 x -TBD- in 11.0 x -TBD- in
Brake Type
Pwr-Assisted Pwr-Assisted Pwr Pwr
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
- Yes Yes -
Brake ABS System
4-wheel - - -

Fuel Tank

Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
N/A N/A N/A N/A
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
17.7 gal 15.5 gal 14.0 gal 17.2 gal

Steering

Steering Ratio (:1), Overall
16.9 17.8 N/A N/A
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall
N/A N/A N/A N/A
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering)
3.3 3.46 2.8 2.76
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb
35.8 ft 39.4 ft 33.3 ft 34.1 ft
Steering Type
Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion

Tires

Front Tire Size
P215/60R16 P215/70SR16 P195/60R15 P205/60HR15
Rear Tire Size
P215/60R16 P215/70SR16 P195/60R15 P205/60HR15
Spare Tire Size
Compact T155/90D16 N/A -

Trailering

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.
1000 lbs N/A - N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.
100 lbs N/A - N/A
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.
- 1500 lbs - -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.
- 150 lbs - -

Weight Information

Base Curb Weight
3253 lbs 3172 lbs 2701-2826 lbs 3281 lbs

Dimensions

Second Shoulder Room
56.9 in 55.3 in 53.9 in 55.7 in
Second Head Room
38.2 in 39.9 in 38.2 in 37.6 in
Track Width, Front
62.0 in 61.0 in 58.9 in 60.6 in
Passenger Capacity
5 5 5 5
Front Leg Room
43.7 in 41.2 in 42.8 in 43.3 in
Track Width, Rear
61.4 in 61.0 in 58.5 in 59.8 in
Liftover Height
N/A N/A N/A N/A
Height, Overall
58.0 in 66.4 in 57.9 in 55.5 in
Second Hip Room
55.3 in 52.7 in 53.9 in 54.4 in
Length, Overall
188.9 in 181.3 in 177.2 in 185.8 in
Trunk Volume
16.3 ft³ N/A 12.2 ft³ 13.6 ft³
Front Hip Room
55.5 in 51.6 in 52.4 in 55.8 in
Wheelbase
107.4 in 106.6 in 102.8 in 106.3 in
Front Shoulder Room
57.4 in 55.4 in 55.1 in 56.9 in
Min Ground Clearance
6.3 in 8.0 in 6.3 in 6.1 in
Front Head Room
40.1 in 40.4 in 40.0 in 39.0 in
Width, Max w/o mirrors
72.1 in 71.6 in 68.3 in 71.5 in
Passenger Volume
105.4 ft³ 99.8 ft³ 97.0 ft³ 86.4 ft³
Second Leg Room
37.4 in 36.8 in 35.4 in 36.2 in
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline
- N/A - -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2
- N/A - -
Cargo Volume to Seat 2
- 30.8 ft³ - -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1
- N/A - -
Rear Door Opening Width
- N/A - -
Cargo Volume to Seat 1
- 63.8 ft³ - -
Cargo Box (Area) Height
- N/A - -
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings
- N/A - -
Rear Door Opening Height
- N/A - -

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