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Overview

Engine
3.6L V6 Gas
3.6L Twincharged (+$750)
Engine
1.5L Turbo Inline-4 Gas
Transmission
6-Speed Manual
8-Speed Automatic (+$2,500)
Transmission
8-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
Four-Wheel Drive
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Fuel Economy
City: 17 MPG
Hwy: 25 MPG
Fuel Economy
City: 28 MPG
Hwy: 36 MPG
Fuel Tank Capacity
17.5 gallons
Fuel Tank Capacity
13.2 gallons
Seating Capacity
4 seater
Seating Capacity
5 seater

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Performance Specs

Engine and Transmission

Engine
3.6L V6 Gas
3.6L Twincharged (+$750)
1.5L Turbo Inline-4 Gas
Horsepower
285 hp @ 6400 rpm
158 hp @ 5500 rpm
Torque
260 lb-ft @ 4800 rpm
184 lb-ft @ 1750 rpm
Transmission
6-Speed Manual
8-Speed Automatic (+$2,500)
8-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
Four-Wheel Drive
Front-Wheel Drive

Weight and Towing

Curb Weight
3,948 lbs
3,175 lbs
Maximum Towing Capacity
2,000 lbs
N/A

Fuel and MPG

Fuel Economy

Combined
20 MPG
31 MPG
City
17 MPG
28 MPG
Highway
25 MPG
36 MPG

Emissions

CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
8.8 (2021) Tons/yr
5.7 Tons/yr

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity
17.5 gallons
13.2 gallons
Cruising Range City
297.5 miles
369.6 miles
Cruising Range Highway
437.5 miles
475.2 miles

Dimensions and Measurement

Exterior Dimensions

Length
166.8 in
175.8 in
Height
73.6 in
64.4 in
Max Width
73.8 in
72.5 in
Front Width
62.9 in
61.9 in
Rear Width
62.9 in
60.5 in
Wheelbase
96.8 in
105.9 in
Ground Clearance
9.7 in
6.4 in

Interior Space

Seating Capacity
4 seater
5 seater
Front Seat Leg Room
41.2 in
40.1 in
Front Seat Headroom
42.6 in
40.7 in
Front Seat Shoulder Room
55.7 in
56.5 in
Front Seat Hip Room
53.9 in
N/A
Rear Seat Leg Room
35.7 in
37.9 in
Rear Seat Headroom
41.7 in
39.8 in
Rear Seat Shoulder Room
57.7 in
55.2 in
Rear Seat Hip Room
45 in
N/A

Cargo Space

Cargo Volume to Seat 1
31.7 ft³
65.9 ft³
Cargo Volume to Seat 2
12.9 ft³
27.9 ft³
Cargo Volume to Seat 3
12.9 ft³
27.9 ft³

Wheels and Suspension

Steering

Steering Type
Re-Circulating Ball
Rack-Pinion
Turning Diameter
34.5 ft
37.6 ft

Wheels

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

Suspension

Front Suspension
N/A
Strut
Rear Suspension
N/A
Torsion Beam

Tires

Front Tire
LT255/75SR17
P215/55HR17
Rear Tire
LT255/75SR17
P215/55HR17
Spare Tire
Full-Size
Compact

Colors and Materials

Standard Exterior Colors

Bright White Clearcoat
  • Deep Black Pearl
  • Dusk Blue Metallic
  • Platinum Gray Metallic
  • Pure White
  • Pyrite Silver Metallic

Optional Exterior Colors

  • Black Clearcoat
  • Firecracker Red Clearcoat
  • Granite Crystal Metallic Clearcoat
  • Hydro Blue Pearlcoat
  • Sarge Green Clearcoat
  • Silver Zynith Clearcoat
  • Snazzberry Pearlcoat
  • Sting-Gray Clearcoat
  • Limited Edition Tuscadero Pearlcoat
N/A

Standard Interior Materials

N/A
  • Gray/Black, Cloth Seating Surfaces

Features and Options

Infotainment

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

Interior Trim

Bucket Seats
Standard
Standard
Cloth Seats
Standard
Standard

Comfort

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

Safety

Safety Features

Back-Up Camera
Standard
Standard
Cross-Traffic Alert
Not Available
Optional
Blind Spot Monitor
Not Available
Optional
Lane Departure Warning
Not Available
Optional
Lane Keeping Assist
Not Available
Optional
ABS
Standard
Standard
Tire Pressure Monitor
Standard
Standard
Brake Assist
Standard
Standard
Stability Control
Standard
Standard
Traction Control
Standard
Standard

Airbags

Driver Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Front Head Air Bag
Not Available
Standard
Front Side Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Passenger Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Rear Head Air Bag
Not Available
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
Maintenance
3 Years / Unlimited Miles
2 Years / 20,000 Miles
Roadside Assistance
5 Years / 60,000 Miles
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
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