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Overview

Engine
2.5L Inline-4 Plug-in Hybrid
Engine
2.0L Turbo Inline-4 Gas
Transmission
Continuously Variable Automatic (CVT)
Transmission
8-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Fuel Economy
N/A
Fuel Economy
City: 23 MPG
Hwy: 29 MPG
Fuel Tank Capacity
11.2 gallons
Fuel Tank Capacity
15.3 gallons
Seating Capacity
5 seater
Seating Capacity
7 seater

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Performance Specs

Engine and Transmission

Engine
2.5L Inline-4 Plug-in Hybrid
2.0L Turbo Inline-4 Gas
Horsepower
165 hp @ 6250 rpm
184 hp @ 4400 rpm
Torque
155 lb-ft @ 4000 rpm
221 lb-ft @ 1600 rpm
Transmission
Continuously Variable Automatic (CVT)
8-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Front-Wheel Drive

Weight and Towing

Curb Weight
3,870 lbs
3,735 lbs
Maximum Towing Capacity
1,500 lbs
1,500 lbs

Fuel and MPG

Fuel Economy

Combined
41 MPG
25 MPG
City
N/A
23 MPG
Highway
N/A
29 MPG

Emissions

CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
N/A
7.1 Tons/yr

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity
11.2 gallons
15.3 gallons
Cruising Range City
N/A
351.9 miles
Cruising Range Highway
N/A
443.7 miles

Dimensions and Measurement

Exterior Dimensions

Length
180.5 in
185.1 in
Height
66.1 in
66.3 in
Max Width
74.1 in
72.4 in
Front Width
62.4 in
62.2 in
Rear Width
61.8 in
61.8 in
Wheelbase
106.7 in
109.8 in
Ground Clearance
N/A
7.9 in

Interior Space

Seating Capacity
5 seater
7 seater
Front Seat Leg Room
42.4 in
40.2 in
Front Seat Headroom
40 in
39.6 in
Front Seat Shoulder Room
57.6 in
57 in
Front Seat Hip Room
55.2 in
N/A
Rear Seat Leg Room
38.9 in
36.5 in
Rear Seat Headroom
39.3 in
39.1 in
Rear Seat Shoulder Room
56 in
55.9 in
Rear Seat Hip Room
53.3 in
N/A
Third Row Leg Room
N/A
27.9 in
Third Row Headroom
N/A
33.8 in
Third Row Shoulder Room
N/A
47.8 in

Cargo Space

Cargo Volume to Seat 1
60.8 ft³
65.7 ft³
Cargo Volume to Seat 2
34.4 ft³
33 ft³
Cargo Volume to Seat 3
34.4 ft³
12 ft³

Wheels and Suspension

Steering

Steering Type
Rack-Pinion
Rack-Pinion
Turning Diameter
N/A
37.7 ft

Wheels

Wheels Type
Aluminum Wheels
Aluminum Wheels
Front Wheel Size
18" x 7"
17" x 7"
Rear Wheel Size
18" x 7"
17" x 7"

Suspension

Front Suspension
Strut
Strut
Rear Suspension
Short And Long Arm
Multi-Link

Tires

Front Tire
P225/60HR18
P215/65HR17
Rear Tire
P225/60HR18
P215/65HR17
Spare Tire
N/A
Compact

Colors and Materials

Standard Exterior Colors

  • Agate Black
  • Antimatter Blue Metallic
  • Bronze Fire Metallic
  • Carbonized Gray Metallic
  • Desert Gold Metallic
  • Iconic Silver Metallic
  • Oxford White
  • Velocity Blue Metallic
  • Atlantic Blue Metallic
  • Deep Black Pearl
  • Platinum Gray Metallic
  • Pure White
  • Pyrite Silver Metallic

Optional Exterior Colors

  • Rapid Red Metallic Tinted Clearcoat
  • Star White Metallic Tri-Coat
N/A

Standard Interior Materials

N/A
  • Storm Gray, Cloth Seating Surfaces
  • Titan Black, Cloth Seating Surfaces

Features and Options

Infotainment

Bluetooth Connection
Standard
Standard
Satellite Radio
Standard
Not Available
Smart Device Integration
Standard
Standard
WiFi Hotspot
Standard
Standard
Auxiliary Audio Input
Standard
Standard
MP3 Player
Standard
Standard

Interior Trim

Bucket Seats
Standard
Standard
Cloth Seats
Standard
Standard
Leather Seats
Not Available
Standard
Premium Synthetic Seats
Not Available
Standard
Vinyl Seats
Not Available
Standard

Comfort

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

Safety

Safety Features

Back-Up Camera
Standard
Standard
Cross-Traffic Alert
Standard
Standard
Rear Parking Aid
Optional
Not Available
Blind Spot Monitor
Standard
Standard
Lane Departure Warning
Standard
Not Available
Lane Keeping Assist
Standard
Not Available
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

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
Knee Air Bag
Standard
Not Available
Passenger Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Rear Head Air Bag
Standard
Standard

Warranty

Warranty Summary

Basic
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
Corrosion
5 Years / Unlimited Miles
7 Years / 100,000 Miles
Drivetrain
5 Years / 60,000 Miles
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
Hybrid/Electric Components
8 Years / 100,000 Miles
N/A
Roadside Assistance
5 Years / 60,000 Miles
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
Maintenance
N/A
2 Years / 20,000 Miles
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