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2014 Dodge Avenger
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2009 Pontiac G8
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Overview

Engine
2.4-liter Inline-4 Gas
Engine
3.6-liter V6 Gas
Transmission
4-Speed Automatic
6-Speed Automatic (+$200)
Transmission
5-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Drivetrain
Rear-Wheel Drive
Fuel Economy
City: 21 MPG
Hwy: 30 MPG
Fuel Economy
City: 17 MPG
Hwy: 25 MPG
Fuel Tank Capacity
16.9 gallons
Fuel Tank Capacity
19 gallons
Seating Capacity
5 seater
Seating Capacity
5 seater
Trunk Volume
13.5 ft³
Trunk Volume
17.5 ft³

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Performance Specs

Engine and Transmission

Engine
2.4-liter Inline-4 Gas
3.6-liter V6 Gas
Horsepower
173 hp @ 6000 rpm
256 hp @ 6300 rpm
Torque
166 lb-ft @ 4400 rpm
248 lb-ft @ 2100 rpm
Transmission
4-Speed Automatic
6-Speed Automatic (+$200)
5-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Rear-Wheel Drive

Weight and Towing

Curb Weight
3,400 lbs
3,885 lbs

Fuel and MPG

Fuel Economy

Combined
24 MPG
20 MPG
City
21 MPG
17 MPG
Highway
30 MPG
25 MPG

Emissions

CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
7.5 Tons/yr
N/A
EPA rating
N/A
5

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity
16.9 gallons
19 gallons
Cruising Range City
354.9 miles
323 miles
Cruising Range Highway
507 miles
475 miles

Dimensions and Measurement

Exterior Dimensions

Length
192.6 in
196.1 in
Height
58.4 in
57.7 in
Max Width
72.8 in
74.8 in
Front Width
61.7 in
62.7 in
Rear Width
62.7 in
63.3 in
Wheelbase
108.9 in
114.8 in

Interior Space

Seating Capacity
5 seater
5 seater
Front Seat Leg Room
42.4 in
42.2 in
Front Seat Headroom
40 in
38.7 in
Front Seat Shoulder Room
56.3 in
59.1 in
Front Seat Hip Room
52.6 in
56.7 in
Rear Seat Leg Room
36.2 in
39.4 in
Rear Seat Headroom
38.3 in
38 in
Rear Seat Shoulder Room
56 in
59.1 in
Rear Seat Hip Room
52.8 in
58 in

Cargo Space

Trunk Volume
13.5 ft³
17.5 ft³

Wheels and Suspension

Steering

Steering Type
Rack-Pinion
Pwr Rack & Pinion
Turning Diameter
36.5 ft
37.4 ft

Wheels

Wheels Type
Steel Wheels
N/A
Front Wheel Size
17" x 6.5"
18" x 8"
Rear Wheel Size
17" x 6.5"
18" x 8"

Suspension

Front Suspension
Strut
Performance
Rear Suspension
Multi-Link
Performance

Tires

Front Tire
P225/55HR17
P245/45R18
Rear Tire
P225/55HR17
P245/45R18
Spare Tire
Compact
Compact

Colors and Materials

Standard Exterior Colors

  • Billet Silver Metallic Clearcoat
  • Black Clearcoat
  • Blue Streak Pearlcoat
  • Bright White Clearcoat
  • Deep Cherry Red Crystal Pearlcoat
  • Granite Crystal Metallic Clearcoat
  • Redline 2 Coat Pearl
  • True Blue Pearlcoat
N/A

Standard Interior Materials

N/A
  • Onyx, Leather Seating Surfaces
  • Onyx, Premium Cloth Seat Trim

Features and Options

Infotainment

Bluetooth Connection
Optional
Standard
Premium Sound System
Not Available
Standard
Satellite Radio
Optional
Standard
Auxiliary Audio Input
Standard
Not Available
MP3 Player
Standard
Optional

Interior Trim

Bucket Seats
Standard
Not Available
Cloth Seats
Standard
Standard
Leather Seats
Not Available
Standard
Leather Steering Wheel
Not Available
Optional
Premium Synthetic Seats
Not Available
Standard
Vinyl Seats
Not Available
Standard
Sun/Moonroof
Not Available
Optional

Comfort

Steering Wheel Audio Controls
Standard
Standard
Power Mirror(s)
Standard
Standard
A/C
Standard
Standard
Climate Control
Not Available
Optional
Cruise Control
Standard
Standard
Heated Front Seat(s)
Not Available
Optional
Keyless Entry
Standard
Standard
Multi-Zone A/C
Not Available
Optional
Power Driver Seat
Not Available
Standard
Power Passenger Seat
Not Available
Standard
Remote Engine Start
Not Available
Standard
Remote Trunk Release
Not Available
Standard
Telematics
Not Available
Standard

Safety

Safety Features

ABS
Standard
Standard
Tire Pressure Monitor
Standard
Standard
Brake Assist
Standard
Standard
Stability Control
Standard
Standard
Traction Control
Standard
Standard

US NHTSA crash test result

Overall Rating
N/A
Frontal Barrier Crash Rating
N/A
Side Crash Rating
N/A
Rollover Rating
N/A

Airbags

Driver Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Front Head Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Front Side Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Passenger Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Rear Head Air Bag
Standard
Standard

Warranty

Warranty Summary

Basic
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
Corrosion
5 Years / 100,000 Miles
6 Years / 100,000 Miles
Drivetrain
5 Years / 100,000 Miles
5 Years / 100,000 Miles
Roadside Assistance
5 Years / 100,000 Miles
5 Years / 100,000 Miles