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Dodge Nitro
2011 Dodge Nitro
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$22,245
Starting Price (MSRP)
N/A
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Kia Sportage Hybrid
2023 Kia Sportage Hybrid
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$27,290
Starting Price (MSRP)
8.9
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Mercury Mariner
2011 Mercury Mariner
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$23,565
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Overview

Engine
3.7L V6 Gas
Engine
1.6L Turbo Inline-4 Hybrid
Engine
2.5L Inline-4 Gas
3.0L Flex-fuel (FFV) (+$1,000)
Transmission
4-Speed Automatic
Transmission
6-Speed Automatic
Transmission
6-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
Rear-Wheel Drive
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Fuel Economy
City: 16 MPG
Hwy: 22 MPG
Fuel Economy
City: 42 MPG
Hwy: 44 MPG
Fuel Economy
City: 21 MPG
Hwy: 28 MPG
Fuel Tank Capacity
19.5 gallons
Fuel Tank Capacity
13.7 gallons
Fuel Tank Capacity
17.5 gallons
Seating Capacity
5 seater
Seating Capacity
5 seater
Seating Capacity
5 seater

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Performance Specs

Engine and Transmission

Engine
3.7L V6 Gas
1.6L Turbo Inline-4 Hybrid
2.5L Inline-4 Gas
3.0L Flex-fuel (FFV) (+$1,000)
Horsepower
210 hp @ 5200 rpm
177 hp @ 5500 rpm
171 hp @ 6000 rpm
Torque
235 lb-ft @ 4000 rpm
195 lb-ft @ 1500 rpm
171 lb-ft @ 4500 rpm
Transmission
4-Speed Automatic
6-Speed Automatic
6-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
Rear-Wheel Drive
Front-Wheel Drive
Front-Wheel Drive

Weight and Towing

Curb Weight
3,976 lbs
3,532 lbs
3,335 lbs
Maximum Towing Capacity
N/A
1,653 lbs
N/A

Fuel and MPG

Fuel Economy

Combined
18 MPG
43 MPG
23 MPG
City
16 MPG
42 MPG
21 MPG
Highway
22 MPG
44 MPG
28 MPG

Emissions

CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
10.4 Tons/yr
4.1 Tons/yr
8.1 Tons/yr
EPA rating
3
N/A
5

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity
19.5 gallons
13.7 gallons
17.5 gallons
Cruising Range City
312 miles
575.4 miles
367.5 miles
Cruising Range Highway
429 miles
602.8 miles
490 miles

Battery Range & Charge Times

Battery Size
N/A
1.49 kWh
N/A

Dimensions and Measurement

Exterior Dimensions

Length
178.9 in
183.5 in
175.1 in
Height
70.5 in
65.4 in
67.9 in
Max Width
73.1 in
73.4 in
71.1 in
Front Width
61 in
63.8 in
60.7 in
Rear Width
61 in
64.1 in
60.2 in
Wheelbase
108.8 in
108.5 in
103.1 in
Ground Clearance
N/A
7.1 in
N/A

Interior Space

Seating Capacity
5 seater
5 seater
5 seater
Front Seat Leg Room
40.8 in
41.4 in
41.6 in
Front Seat Headroom
40.6 in
39.6 in
40.4 in
Front Seat Shoulder Room
57.2 in
57.5 in
56.6 in
Front Seat Hip Room
56.1 in
54.8 in
53.4 in
Rear Seat Leg Room
39.4 in
41.3 in
35.6 in
Rear Seat Headroom
40.8 in
39.1 in
39.2 in
Rear Seat Shoulder Room
56.4 in
55.6 in
55.9 in
Rear Seat Hip Room
47.4 in
53.4 in
49.1 in

Cargo Space

Cargo Volume to Seat 1
68.7 ft³
74.1 ft³
66.3 ft³
Cargo Volume to Seat 2
29.3 ft³
39.6 ft³
29.3 ft³
Cargo Volume to Seat 3
N/A
39.6 ft³
N/A

Cargo Box Dimensions

Box Width (Wheelhousings)
40.5 in
N/A
N/A

Wheels and Suspension

Steering

Steering Type
Pwr Rack & Pinion
Rack-Pinion
Electric assisted steering
Turning Diameter
36.3 ft
38.6 ft
36.7 ft

Wheels

Wheels Type
Aluminum Wheels
Aluminum Wheels
Aluminum Wheels
Front Wheel Size
20" x 7.5"
17" x 7"
16" x 7.0"
Rear Wheel Size
20" x 7.5"
17" x 7"
16" x 7.0"

Suspension

Front Suspension
Upper/Lower "A" arms
Strut
Independent
Rear Suspension
Live Axle
Multi-Link
Independent

Tires

Front Tire
P245/50R20
P235/65HR17
P235/70R16
Rear Tire
P245/50R20
P235/65HR17
P235/70R16
Spare Tire
Compact
N/A
Compact

Colors and Materials

Standard Exterior Colors

N/A
  • Fusion Black
  • Steel Gray
N/A

Optional Exterior Colors

N/A
  • Gravity Gray
  • Snow White Pearl
N/A

Standard Interior Materials

  • Dark Slate Gray Interior, Cloth bucket seats
  • Black, Cloth Seat Trim
  • Black, Premium cloth low back bucket seats
  • Black, Premium leather low back bucket seats
  • Stone, Premium cloth low back bucket seats
  • Stone, Premium leather low back bucket seats

Features and Options

Infotainment

HD Radio
Not Available
Standard
Not Available
Bluetooth Connection
Not Available
Standard
Optional
Hard Disk Drive Media Storage
Optional
Not Available
Not Available
Satellite Radio
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Smart Device Integration
Not Available
Standard
Not Available
Auxiliary Audio Input
Standard
Standard
Standard
Entertainment System
Not Available
Not Available
Optional
MP3 Player
Standard
Standard
Standard

Interior Trim

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

Comfort

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

Safety

Safety Features

Back-Up Camera
Not Available
Standard
Not Available
Rear Parking Aid
Optional
Standard
Not Available
Lane Departure Warning
Not Available
Standard
Not Available
Lane Keeping Assist
Not Available
Standard
Not Available
ABS
Standard
Standard
Standard
Tire Pressure Monitor
Standard
Standard
Standard
Brake Assist
Standard
Standard
Not Available
Stability Control
Standard
Standard
Standard
Traction Control
Standard
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
Standard
Front Head Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Standard
Front Side Air Bag
Not Available
Standard
Standard
Passenger Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Standard
Rear Head Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Standard
Rear Side Air Bag
Not Available
Not Available
Standard

Warranty

Warranty Summary

Basic
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
5 Years / 60,000 Miles
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
Corrosion
5 Years / 100,000 Miles
5 Years / 100,000 Miles
N/A
Drivetrain
5 Years / 100,000 Miles
10 Years / 100,000 Miles
5 Years / 60,000 Miles
Emissions
2 Years / 24,000 Miles
N/A
5 Years / 50,000 Miles
Roadside Assistance
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
5 Years / 60,000 Miles
5 Years / 60,000 Miles
Hybrid/Electric Components
N/A
10 Years / 100,000 Miles
N/A
Cab Corrosion-Perforation
N/A
N/A
5 Years / Unlimited Miles
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