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Overview

Engine
2.4L Turbo Flat 4 Gas
Engine
4.0L V6 Gas
Engine
4.0L V6 Gas
Transmission
Continuously Variable Automatic (CVT)
Transmission
5-Speed Automatic
Transmission
5-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
All-Wheel Drive
Drivetrain
Rear-Wheel Drive
Drivetrain
Rear-Wheel Drive
Fuel Economy
City: 21 MPG
Hwy: 27 MPG
Fuel Economy
City: 16 MPG
Hwy: 19 MPG
Fuel Economy
City: 16 MPG
Hwy: 20 MPG
Fuel Tank Capacity
19.3 gallons
Fuel Tank Capacity
23 gallons
Fuel Tank Capacity
19 gallons
Seating Capacity
8 seater
Seating Capacity
5 seater
Seating Capacity
5 seater

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Performance Specs

Engine and Transmission

Engine
2.4L Turbo Flat 4 Gas
4.0L V6 Gas
4.0L V6 Gas
Horsepower
260 hp @ 5600 rpm
270 hp @ 5600 rpm
260 hp @ 5600 rpm
Torque
277 lb-ft @ 2000 rpm
278 lb-ft @ 4400 rpm
271 lb-ft @ 4400 rpm
Transmission
Continuously Variable Automatic (CVT)
5-Speed Automatic
5-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
All-Wheel Drive
Rear-Wheel Drive
Rear-Wheel Drive

Weight and Towing

Curb Weight
4,430 lbs
N/A
N/A
Maximum Towing Capacity
2,000 lbs
5,000 lbs
4,700 lbs

Fuel and MPG

Fuel Economy

Combined
23 MPG
17 MPG
18 MPG
City
21 MPG
16 MPG
16 MPG
Highway
27 MPG
19 MPG
20 MPG

Emissions

CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
7.7 Tons/yr
10.5 Tons/yr
10.2 (Est) Tons/yr

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity
19.3 gallons
23 gallons
19 gallons
Cruising Range City
405.3 miles
368 miles
304 miles
Cruising Range Highway
521.1 miles
437 miles
380 miles

Dimensions and Measurement

Exterior Dimensions

Length
196.8 in
190.2 in
N/A
Height
71.6 in
71.5 in
71.3 in
Max Width
76 in
75.8 in
75 in
Front Width
64.4 in
63.2 in
63.2 in
Rear Width
64.2 in
63.2 in
63.2 in
Wheelbase
113.8 in
109.8 in
105.9 in
Ground Clearance
8.7 in
9 in
N/A

Interior Space

Seating Capacity
8 seater
5 seater
5 seater
Front Seat Leg Room
42.2 in
41.7 in
41.9 in
Front Seat Headroom
41.3 in
39.3 in
41.3 in
Front Seat Shoulder Room
61.1 in
57.8 in
58.4 in
Front Seat Hip Room
57.7 in
56.5 in
55.4 in
Rear Seat Leg Room
38.6 in
32.9 in
31.3 in
Rear Seat Headroom
40 in
38.6 in
40.3 in
Rear Seat Shoulder Room
60.3 in
57.8 in
53.9 in
Rear Seat Hip Room
57.5 in
55.7 in
51 in
Third Row Leg Room
31.7 in
N/A
N/A
Third Row Headroom
36.3 in
N/A
N/A
Third Row Shoulder Room
57.2 in
N/A
N/A
Third Row Hip Room
45.9 in
N/A
N/A

Cargo Space

Cargo Volume to Seat 1
86.5 ft³
89.7 ft³
66.8 ft³
Cargo Volume to Seat 2
47.5 ft³
47.2 ft³
27.9 ft³
Cargo Volume to Seat 3
17.8 ft³
47.2 ft³
27.9 ft³

Wheels and Suspension

Steering

Steering Type
Rack-Pinion
Rack-Pinion
Rack-Pinion
Turning Diameter
38 ft
37.4 ft
40.7 ft

Wheels

Wheels Type
Aluminum Wheels
Aluminum Wheels
N/A
Front Wheel Size
18" x 7.5"
17" x 7"
17" x 7.5"
Rear Wheel Size
18" x 7.5"
17" x 7"
17" x 7.5"

Suspension

Front Suspension
Strut
N/A
N/A
Rear Suspension
Double Wishbone
N/A
N/A

Tires

Front Tire
P245/60HR18
P265/70SR17
P265/70SR17
Rear Tire
P245/60HR18
P265/70SR17
P265/70SR17
Spare Tire
Compact
Full-Size
Full-Size

Colors and Materials

Standard Exterior Colors

  • Crystal Black Silica
  • Crystal White Pearl
  • Ice Silver Metallic
  • Magnetite Gray Metallic
  • Barcelona Red Metallic
  • Classic Silver Metallic
  • Magnetic Gray Metallic
  • Midnight Black Metallic
  • Nautical Blue Metallic
  • Super White
  • Army Green
  • Black
  • Cement
  • Iceberg
  • Magma
  • Quicksand

Standard Interior Materials

  • Slate Black, Cloth Upholstery
  • Black/Graphite, Low Fabric Seat Trim
  • Sand Beige, Low Fabric Seat Trim
  • Dark Charcoal, Fabric Seat Trim

Features and Options

Infotainment

HD Radio
Standard
Standard
Not Available
Bluetooth Connection
Standard
Standard
Standard
Premium Sound System
Not Available
Not Available
Optional
Satellite Radio
Standard
Standard
Standard
Smart Device Integration
Standard
Standard
Not Available
WiFi Hotspot
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
Not Available
Standard
Not Available
Leather Steering Wheel
Not Available
Standard
Optional
Premium Synthetic Seats
Not Available
Standard
Not Available
Vinyl Seats
Not Available
Standard
Not Available

Comfort

Navigation System
Not Available
Optional
Not Available
Steering Wheel Audio Controls
Standard
Standard
Standard
Power Mirror(s)
Standard
Standard
Standard
A/C
Standard
Standard
Standard
Adaptive Cruise Control
Standard
Standard
Not Available
Climate Control
Standard
Not Available
Not Available
Cruise Control
Standard
Standard
Optional
Keyless Entry
Standard
Standard
Optional
Multi-Zone A/C
Standard
Not Available
Not Available
Power Driver Seat
Not Available
Standard
Not Available
Universal Garage Door Opener
Not Available
Not Available
Optional
Rear A/C
Standard
Not Available
Not Available
Telematics
Not Available
Standard
Not Available

Safety

Safety Features

Back-Up Camera
Standard
Standard
Standard
Rear Parking Aid
Not Available
Not Available
Optional
Lane Departure Warning
Standard
Standard
Not Available
Lane Keeping Assist
Standard
Not Available
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

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

Airbags

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

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
5 Years / Unlimited Miles
Drivetrain
5 Years / 60,000 Miles
5 Years / 60,000 Miles
5 Years / 60,000 Miles
Roadside Assistance
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
2 Years / Unlimited Miles
2 Years / 25,000 Miles
Maintenance
N/A
2 Years / 25,000 Miles
2 Years / 25,000 Miles