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Selected Style 4-Door CXL RWD
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door RWD CXL 16 22 $28,592 $30,580
4-Door AWD CXL 15 21 $30,462 $32,580
4-Door 4WD LTD Sportronic
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door 4WD Sportronic LTD 15 19 $34,061 $36,159
Pricing
Invoice Price
$28,592
$34,061
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$30,580
$36,159
Monthly Payment Estimate
$510 / month
$603 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 16 mpg 15 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 22 mpg 19 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Sport Utility Vehicle 4WD Sport Utility
Interior Dimensions
Front Hip Room (in) 55.5 57.7
Passenger Volume (ft³) - TBD - 104.6
Second Leg Room (in) 37.1 35.2
Front Head Room (in) 40.2 39.0
Second Hip Room (in) 58.1 55.5
Front Shoulder Room (in) 58.5 58.5
Passenger Capacity 5 7
Second Head Room (in) 39.6 38.0
Second Shoulder Room (in) 58.5 57.5
Front Leg Room (in) 43.1 42.3
Third Head Room (in) - 37.4
Third Shoulder Room (in) - 54.7
Third Leg Room (in) - 25.2
Third Hip Room (in) - 45.3
Exterior Dimensions
Liftover Height (in) 32.1 NA
Track Width, Rear (in) 62.1 61.6
Wheelbase (in) 113.0 109.7
Rear Door Opening Height (in) - TBD - NA
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 75.4 74.8
Track Width, Front (in) 63.1 61.6
Min Ground Clearance (in) 8.0 8.6
Length, Overall (in) 193.4 190.2
Rear Door Opening Width (in) - TBD - NA
Height, Overall (in) 74.5 74.2
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³) - TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) - TBD - NA
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³) 80.1 91.7
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in) NA - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³) NA NA
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) - TBD - NA
Brakes
Brake Type Pwr Pwr
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 12.0 x 1.14 16 x - TBD -
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel 4-wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 12.8 x 0.78 16 x - TBD -
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 22 23.8
Steering
Steering Type Pwr Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.8 3.65
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - 39.4
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 20.4 40.3 - 49.8
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 36.4 37.4
Tires
Spare Tire Order Code N79 NA
Rear Tire Size P245/65R17 P265/65R17
Rear Tire Order Code QTM NA
Front Tire Size P245/65R17 P265/65R17
Spare Tire Size P245/65R17 P265/65R17
Front Tire Order Code QTM NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 400 500
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 750 - TBD -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 4000 5000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 5700 - TBD -
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 4417 4787
Wheels
Rear Wheel Size (in) 17 x 7 17 x 7.5
Front Wheel Material Aluminum Alloy
Spare Wheel Material - TBD - Alloy
Front Wheel Size (in) 17 x 7 17 x 7.5
Spare Wheel Size (in) - TBD - 17 x 7.5
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum Alloy
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 10.8 40
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 600 - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 150 110
Engine
Displacement 4.2L/256 3.8L/234
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 291 @ 6000 215 @ 5500
Engine Type Gas I6 Gas V6
Fuel System SFI MPFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 277 @ 4800 248 @ 3250
Engine Order Code LL8 6G75
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 16 15
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 22 19
Transmission
Clutch Size (in) NA NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00 1.42
Trans Type 4 5
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High NA 1.90
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) NA 0.73
Trans Description Cont. Again NA Sportronic w/OD
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive 4-Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.29 3.87
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.63 2.06
Trans Order Code M30 NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.73 4.30
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.70 1.00
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD Automatic
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low NA - TBD -
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.06 3.79
Summary
Vehicle Name Buick Rainier Mitsubishi Montero
Body Style 4 Door 4-Door Wagon
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 1.42 - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front Independent Wishbone
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 0.94 1.00
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) Double A-Arm w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 1.81 - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 1.34 1.20
Suspension Type - Rear 5-link Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) Load-Leveling w/Coil Springs
 
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