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Kia Seltos
2021 Kia Seltos
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$21,990
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9.4
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Mitsubishi Outlander Sport
2020 Mitsubishi Outlander Sport
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$22,595
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6.8
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Subaru Crosstrek
2021 Subaru Crosstrek
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Overview

Engine
2.0-liter Inline-4 Gas
Engine
2.0-liter Inline-4 Gas
Engine
2.0-liter Flat 4 Gas
Transmission
Continuously Variable Automatic (CVT)
Transmission
Continuously Variable Automatic (CVT)
Transmission
6-Speed Manual
Drivetrain
Other
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Drivetrain
Other
Fuel Economy
City: 27 MPG
Hwy: 31 MPG
Fuel Economy
City: 24 MPG
Hwy: 30 MPG
Fuel Economy
City: 22 MPG
Hwy: 29 MPG
Fuel Tank Capacity
13.2 gallons
Fuel Tank Capacity
16.6 gallons
Fuel Tank Capacity
16.6 gallons
Seating Capacity
5 seater
Seating Capacity
5 seater
Seating Capacity
5 seater

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Performance Specs

Engine and Transmission

Engine
2.0-liter Inline-4 Gas
2.0-liter Inline-4 Gas
2.0-liter Flat 4 Gas
Horsepower
146 hp @ 6200 rpm
148 hp @ 6000 rpm
152 hp @ 6000 rpm
Torque
132 lb-ft @ 4500 rpm
145 lb-ft @ 4200 rpm
145 lb-ft @ 4000 rpm
Transmission
Continuously Variable Automatic (CVT)
Continuously Variable Automatic (CVT)
6-Speed Manual
Drivetrain
Other
Front-Wheel Drive
Other

Steering

Steering Type
Rack-Pinion
Rack-Pinion
Rack-Pinion
Turning Diameter
34.8 ft
34.8 ft
35.4 ft

Wheels

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

Suspension

Front Suspension
Strut
Strut
Strut
Rear Suspension
Multi-Link
Multi-Link
Double Wishbone

Tires

Front Tire
P215/55HR17
P225/55HR18
P225/60HR17
Rear Tire
P215/55HR17
P225/55HR18
P225/60HR17
Spare Tire
Compact
Compact
Compact

Fuel and MPG

Fuel Economy

Combined
29 MPG
27 MPG
25 MPG
City
27 MPG
24 MPG
22 MPG
Highway
31 MPG
30 MPG
29 MPG

Emissions

CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
6.2 Tons/yr
6.6 Tons/yr
7.2 Tons/yr

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity
13.2 gallons
16.6 gallons
16.6 gallons
Cruising Range City
356.4 miles
398.4 miles
365.2 miles
Cruising Range Highway
409.2 miles
498 miles
481.4 miles

Dimensions and Measurement

Exterior Dimensions

Length
172 in
171.9 in
176.5 in
Height
63.6 in
64.8 in
63.6 in
Max Width
70.9 in
71.3 in
71 in
Front Width
62 in
60.6 in
61 in
Rear Width
62.4 in
60.6 in
61.2 in
Wheelbase
103.5 in
105.1 in
104.9 in
Ground Clearance
7.3 in
8.5 in
8.7 in

Interior Space

Seating Capacity
5 seater
5 seater
5 seater
Front Seat Leg Room
41.4 in
41.6 in
43.1 in
Front Seat Headroom
40 in
39.4 in
39.8 in
Front Seat Shoulder Room
55.5 in
56.2 in
56.7 in
Front Seat Hip Room
53.5 in
52.1 in
55.1 in
Rear Seat Leg Room
38 in
36.3 in
36.5 in
Rear Seat Headroom
38.4 in
37.9 in
38 in
Rear Seat Shoulder Room
54.7 in
55.5 in
55.6 in
Rear Seat Hip Room
52.8 in
51.6 in
55.2 in

Weight and Towing

Curb Weight
2,948 lbs
3,120 lbs
3,117 lbs
Maximum Towing Capacity
N/A
N/A
1,500 lbs

Cargo Space

Cargo Volume to Seat 1
62.8 ft³
49.5 ft³
55.3 ft³
Cargo Volume to Seat 2
26.6 ft³
21.7 ft³
20.8 ft³
Cargo Volume to Seat 3
26.6 ft³
21.7 ft³
20.8 ft³

Colors and Materials

Standard Exterior Colors

  • Neptune Blue
  • Steel Gray
  • Alloy Silver Metallic
  • Labrador Black Metallic
  • Mercury Gray Metallic
  • Oak Brown Metallic
  • Octane Blue Metallic
  • Cool Gray Khaki
  • Crystal Black Silica
  • Crystal White Pearl
  • Horizon Blue Pearl
  • Ice Silver Metallic
  • Magnetite Gray Metallic
  • Plasma Yellow Pearl
  • Pure Red

Optional Exterior Colors

  • Cherry Black
  • Snow White Pearl
  • Pearl White
  • Sunshine Orange Metallic
  • Red Diamond
N/A

Standard Interior Materials

  • Black, Cloth Seat Trim
  • Black, Fabric Seat Trim
  • Gray, Fabric Seat Trim
  • Black, Cloth Upholstery

Features and Options

Infotainment

HD Radio
Not Available
Standard
Not Available
Bluetooth Connection
Standard
Standard
Standard
Smart Device Integration
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Auxiliary Audio Input
Standard
Standard
Standard
MP3 Player
Standard
Standard
Standard

Interior Trim

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

Comfort

Steering Wheel Audio Controls
Standard
Standard
Standard
Power Mirror(s)
Standard
Standard
Standard
A/C
Standard
Standard
Standard
Climate Control
Not Available
Standard
Standard
Cruise Control
Standard
Standard
Standard
Keyless Entry
Standard
Standard
Standard
Remote Trunk Release
Standard
Not Available
Standard

Safety

Safety Features

Back-Up Camera
Standard
Standard
Standard
ABS
Standard
Standard
Standard
Tire Pressure Monitor
Standard
Standard
Standard
Brake Assist
Standard
Standard
Standard
Stability Control
Standard
Standard
Standard
Traction Control
Standard
Standard
Standard

US NHTSA crash test result

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

Airbags

Driver Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Standard
Front Head Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Standard
Front Side Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Standard
Knee Air Bag
Not Available
Standard
Standard
Passenger Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Standard
Rear Head Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Standard

Warranty

Warranty Summary

Basic
5 Years / 60,000 Miles
5 Years / 60,000 Miles
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
Corrosion
5 Years / 100,000 Miles
7 Years / 100,000 Miles
5 Years / Unlimited Miles
Drivetrain
10 Years / 100,000 Miles
10 Years / 100,000 Miles
5 Years / 60,000 Miles
Roadside Assistance
5 Years / 60,000 Miles
5 Years / Unlimited Miles
3 Years / 36,000 Miles