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Mazda CX-7
2012 Mazda CX-7
Select configuration:
$22,190
Starting Price (MSRP)
N/A
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Nissan Pathfinder
2022 Nissan Pathfinder
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$33,410
Starting Price (MSRP)
8.4
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Suzuki XL-7
2009 Suzuki XL-7
Select configuration:
$25,595
Starting Price (MSRP)
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Overview

Engine
2.5L Inline-4 Gas
Engine
3.5L V6 Gas
Engine
3.6L V6 Gas
Transmission
5-Speed Automatic
Transmission
9-Speed Automatic
Transmission
6-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Fuel Economy
City: 20 MPG
Hwy: 27 MPG
Fuel Economy
City: 21 MPG
Hwy: 26 MPG
Fuel Economy
City: 17 MPG
Hwy: 24 MPG
Fuel Tank Capacity
16.4 gallons
Fuel Tank Capacity
18.5 gallons
Fuel Tank Capacity
18.6 gallons
Seating Capacity
5 seater
Seating Capacity
8 seater
Seating Capacity
7 seater

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Performance Specs

Engine and Transmission

Engine
2.5L Inline-4 Gas
3.5L V6 Gas
3.6L V6 Gas
Horsepower
161 hp @ 6000 rpm
284 hp @ 6400 rpm
252 hp @ 6400 rpm
Torque
161 lb-ft @ 3500 rpm
259 lb-ft @ 4800 rpm
243 lb-ft @ 2300 rpm
Transmission
5-Speed Automatic
9-Speed Automatic
6-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Front-Wheel Drive
Front-Wheel Drive

Weight and Towing

Curb Weight
3,496 lbs
4,317 lbs
4,030 lbs
Maximum Towing Capacity
N/A
3,500 lbs
N/A

Fuel and MPG

Fuel Economy

Combined
22 MPG
23 MPG
19 MPG
City
20 MPG
21 MPG
17 MPG
Highway
27 MPG
26 MPG
24 MPG

Emissions

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

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity
16.4 gallons
18.5 gallons
18.6 gallons
Cruising Range City
328 miles
388.5 miles
316.2 miles
Cruising Range Highway
442.8 miles
481 miles
446.4 miles

Dimensions and Measurement

Exterior Dimensions

Length
184.3 in
197 in
197.2 in
Height
64.8 in
70.9 in
68.9 in
Max Width
73.7 in
77.9 in
72.2 in
Front Width
64.1 in
66.9 in
61.6 in
Rear Width
63.9 in
66.9 in
61.8 in
Wheelbase
108.3 in
114.2 in
112.4 in
Ground Clearance
8.1 in
7.1 in
7.9 in

Interior Space

Seating Capacity
5 seater
8 seater
7 seater
Front Seat Leg Room
41.7 in
44.3 in
41.2 in
Front Seat Headroom
39.7 in
42.3 in
41.3 in
Front Seat Shoulder Room
58 in
60.8 in
55.6 in
Front Seat Hip Room
54.8 in
58.3 in
52.2 in
Rear Seat Leg Room
36.4 in
35.5 in
38.8 in
Rear Seat Headroom
39.3 in
39.6 in
40 in
Rear Seat Shoulder Room
55.8 in
59.6 in
55.3 in
Rear Seat Hip Room
53 in
56.3 in
53.1 in
Third Row Leg Room
N/A
28 in
30.9 in
Third Row Headroom
N/A
37.8 in
38.8 in
Third Row Shoulder Room
N/A
58.4 in
50 in
Third Row Hip Room
N/A
46.7 in
38.2 in

Cargo Space

Cargo Volume to Seat 1
58.6 ft³
80.5 ft³
95.2 ft³
Cargo Volume to Seat 2
29.9 ft³
45 ft³
49.4 ft³
Cargo Volume to Seat 3
N/A
16.6 ft³
14 ft³

Wheels and Suspension

Steering

Steering Type
Pwr Rack & Pinion
Rack-Pinion
Pwr
Turning Diameter
37.4 ft
38.7 ft
41.8 ft

Wheels

Wheels Type
N/A
Aluminum Wheels
N/A
Front Wheel Size
17" x 7.0"
18" x 8"
17" x TBD
Rear Wheel Size
17" x 7.0"
18" x 8"
17" x TBD

Suspension

Front Suspension
MacPherson Strut
Strut
MacPherson strut
Rear Suspension
Multi-link
Multi-Link
Multilink

Tires

Front Tire
P215/70HR17
P255/60TR18
P235/60R17
Rear Tire
P215/70HR17
P255/60TR18
P235/60R17
Spare Tire
T155/90D18
Compact
N/A

Colors and Materials

Standard Exterior Colors

  • Black Cherry Mica
  • Brilliant Black
  • Copper Red Mica
  • Crystal White Pearl Mica
  • Liquid Silver Metallic
  • Stormy Blue Mica
  • Brilliant Silver Metallic
  • Deep Ocean Blue Pearl
  • Glacier White
  • Gun Metallic
  • Super Black
N/A

Standard Interior Materials

  • Black, Cloth seat trim
  • Sand, Cloth seat trim
  • Charcoal, Cloth Seating Surfaces
  • Beige, Cloth seat trim
  • Gray, Cloth seat trim

Features and Options

Infotainment

HD Radio
Not Available
Standard
Not Available
Bluetooth Connection
Not Available
Standard
Not Available
Satellite Radio
Not Available
Standard
Not Available
Smart Device Integration
Not Available
Standard
Not Available
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
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Premium Synthetic Seats
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Vinyl Seats
Standard
Not Available
Standard

Comfort

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

Safety

Safety Features

Back-Up Camera
Not Available
Standard
Not Available
Rear Parking Aid
Not Available
Standard
Not Available
Blind Spot Monitor
Not Available
Standard
Not Available
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

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

Warranty

Warranty Summary

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