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Overview

Engine
2.5L Flat 4 Gas
Engine
2.0L Twincharged Inline-4 Gas
Transmission
Continuously Variable Automatic (CVT)
Transmission
8-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
All-Wheel Drive
Drivetrain
All-Wheel Drive
Fuel Economy
City: 26 MPG
Hwy: 33 MPG
Fuel Economy
City: 20 MPG
Hwy: 27 MPG
Fuel Tank Capacity
16.6 gallons
Fuel Tank Capacity
18.8 gallons
Seating Capacity
5 seater
Seating Capacity
5 seater

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Performance Specs

Engine and Transmission

Engine
2.5L Flat 4 Gas
2.0L Twincharged Inline-4 Gas
Horsepower
182 hp @ 5800 rpm
316 hp @ 5700 rpm
Torque
176 lb-ft @ 4400 rpm
295 lb-ft @ 2200 rpm
Transmission
Continuously Variable Automatic (CVT)
8-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
All-Wheel Drive
All-Wheel Drive

Weight and Towing

Curb Weight
3,449 lbs
4,222 lbs
Maximum Towing Capacity
1,500 lbs
3,500 lbs

Fuel and MPG

Fuel Economy

Combined
29 MPG
23 MPG
City
26 MPG
20 MPG
Highway
33 MPG
27 MPG

Emissions

CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
6.1 Tons/yr
7.8 (Est) Tons/yr

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity
16.6 gallons
18.8 gallons
Cruising Range City
431.6 miles
376 miles
Cruising Range Highway
547.8 miles
507.6 miles

Dimensions and Measurement

Exterior Dimensions

Length
182.1 in
184.6 in
Height
67.5 in
65.3 in
Max Width
71.5 in
74.9 in
Front Width
61.6 in
65.1 in
Rear Width
61.8 in
65.2 in
Wheelbase
105.1 in
112.8 in
Ground Clearance
8.7 in
8.5 in

Interior Space

Seating Capacity
5 seater
5 seater
Front Seat Leg Room
43.3 in
41.5 in
Front Seat Headroom
41.2 in
38 in
Front Seat Shoulder Room
58.2 in
58.2 in
Front Seat Hip Room
54.1 in
56.4 in
Rear Seat Leg Room
39.4 in
38 in
Rear Seat Headroom
39.6 in
38 in
Rear Seat Shoulder Room
57.2 in
56.3 in
Rear Seat Hip Room
53.6 in
55.4 in

Cargo Space

Cargo Volume to Seat 1
76.1 ft³
63.6 ft³
Cargo Volume to Seat 2
31.1 ft³
17.8 ft³
Cargo Volume to Seat 3
31.1 ft³
17.8 ft³

Wheels and Suspension

Steering

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

Wheels

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

Suspension

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

Tires

Front Tire
P225/60HR17
P235/60HR18
Rear Tire
P225/60HR17
P235/60HR18
Spare Tire
Compact
Compact

Colors and Materials

Standard Exterior Colors

  • Crystal Black Silica
  • Crystal White Pearl
  • Horizon Blue Pearl
  • Ice Silver Metallic
  • Jasper Green Metallic
  • Magnetite Gray Metallic
  • Bright Silver Metallic
  • Crystal White Metallic
  • Denim Blue Metallic
  • Fusion Red Metallic
  • Ice White
  • Onyx Black Metallic
  • Osmium Grey Metallic
  • Pine Grey Metallic

Standard Interior Materials

  • Black, Cloth Upholstery
  • Gray, Cloth Upholstery
  • Blond, Leather Upholstery w/Blonde Interior
  • Blonde, Blonde City Weave Textile Upholstery
  • Charcoal, Leather Upholstery
  • Maroon Brown, Leather Upholstery

Features and Options

Infotainment

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

Interior Trim

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

Comfort

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

Safety

Safety Features

Back-Up Camera
Standard
Not Available
Lane Departure Warning
Standard
Not Available
Lane Keeping Assist
Standard
Not Available
ABS
Standard
Not Available
Tire Pressure Monitor
Standard
Not Available
Brake Assist
Standard
Not Available
Stability Control
Standard
Not Available
Traction Control
Standard
Not Available

US NHTSA crash test result

Overall Rating
Frontal Barrier Crash Rating
Side Crash Rating
Rollover Rating

Airbags

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

Warranty

Warranty Summary

Basic
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
Corrosion
5 Years / Unlimited Miles
12 Years / Unlimited Miles
Drivetrain
5 Years / 60,000 Miles
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
Roadside Assistance
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
4 Years / Unlimited Miles
Maintenance
N/A
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
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