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Selected Style 2-Door LS
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door LS 15 21 $18,774 $20,745
2-Door Xtreme 15 21 $20,674 $22,845
2-Door 4WD LS 15 20 $21,489 $23,745
4-Door LS 17 23 $22,348 $24,695
4-Door 4WD LS 15 19 $24,158 $26,695
4-Door 103" WB XLS Value
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door 103" WB XLS Value 23 28 $17,401 $18,710
4-Door 103" WB XLS Sport 23 28 $18,207 $19,595
4-Door 103" WB XLS Popular 19 25 $18,848 $20,300
4-Door 103" WB 4WD XLS Popular 18 23 $20,327 $21,925
4-Door 103" WB XLT Popular 19 25 $20,677 $22,310
4-Door 103" WB XLT Popular 2 19 25 $20,837 $22,485
4-Door 103" WB XLT Sport 19 25 $21,705 $23,440
4-Door 103" WB XLT Premium 19 25 $21,796 $23,540
4-Door 103" WB 4WD XLT Popular 2 18 23 $22,315 $24,110
4-Door 103" WB 4WD XLT Sport 18 23 $23,184 $25,065
4-Door 103" WB 4WD XLT Premium 18 23 $23,275 $25,165
4-Door 103" WB Limited 19 25 $23,544 $25,460
4-Door 103" WB 4WD Limited 18 23 $25,023 $27,085
Pricing
Invoice Price
$18,774
$17,401
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$20,745
$18,710
Monthly Payment Estimate
$346 / month
$312 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 15 mpg 23 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 21 mpg 28 mpg
Vehicle
Rear Door Type Tailgate Liftgate
EPA Classification - 2WD Sport Utility Vehicles
Interior Dimensions
Second Leg Room (in) 35.6 36.4
Passenger Capacity 4 5
Front Head Room (in) 39.6 40.4
Second Hip Room (in) 40.5 49.0
Front Shoulder Room (in) 57.7 56.3
Second Head Room (in) 38.2 39.2
Second Shoulder Room (in) 55.6 55.9
Front Leg Room (in) 42.4 41.6
Front Hip Room (in) 52.0 53.4
Passenger Volume (ft³) - 133.2
Exterior Dimensions
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 67.8 70.1
Side Door Opening Width (in) NA - TBD -
Overhang, Front (in) 34.80 33.4
Step Up Height - Side (in) NA - TBD -
Rear Door Opening Width (in) NA 41.0
Ground to Top of Load Floor (in) 28.4 25.4
Length, Overall w/rear bumper (in) 177.3 173.0
Side Door Opening Height (in) NA - TBD -
Ground Clearance, Rear (in) 8.1 7.8
Height, Overall (in) 65.20 69.1
Step Up Height - Front (in) NA - TBD -
Rear Door Opening Height (in) NA 34.9
Overhang, Rear w/bumper (in) 42.0 36.4
Wheelbase (in) 100.5 103.0
Ground Clearance, Front (in) 8.3 7.8
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) 33.5 38.9
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in) 28.5 35.9
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³) 29.8 33.1
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 4 (in) NA NA
Cargo Volume to Seat 4 (ft³) NA NA
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) 38.7 40.8
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in) 68.5 59.0
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³) 60.6 69.2
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in) NA NA
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³) NA NA
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in) NA 52.6
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Console (in) NA - TBD -
Brakes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA 9.0 x 1.65
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.82 x 1.14 10.94 x 1.0
Brake Type Pwr Power
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA Yes
Brake ABS System (Second Line) NA -
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes NA
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.6 x 0.78 NA
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel NA
Fuel Tank
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) NA -
Aux Fuel Tank Location NA -
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 19.0 16.0
Fuel Tank Location Behind Rear Axle -
Steering
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 34.8 35.4
Steering Type Pwr Variable Pwr
Steering Ratio (:1), At Lock 13.0 -
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) 36.6 38.7
Steering Ratio (:1), On Center 16.0 -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall - 16.0
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) - 3.0
Tires
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Front 743 -
Rear Tire Size P235/70R15 P225/70R15
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Spare 743 -
Front Tire Capacity (lbs) 1643 -
Rear Tire Order Code QBF NA
Spare Tire Capacity (lbs) 1643 -
Front Tire Size P235/70R15 P225/70R15
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Rear 743 -
Spare Tire Size - TBD - T135/90R17
Front Tire Order Code QBF NA
Rear Tire Capacity (lbs) 1643 -
Spare Tire Order Code NA - TBD -
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 420 100
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 420 NA
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) N/A -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 4200 1000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 4200 NA
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) N/A -
Weight Information
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap (lbs) 4450 -
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Rear (lbs) 2600 -
Curb Weight - Rear (lbs) 1490 -
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Front (lbs) 2200 -
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 8000 -
Curb Weight - Front (lbs) 2003 -
Base Curb Weight (lbs) - 3019
Wheels
Spare Wheel Size (in) - TBD - 17 x 4.0
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 15 x 7 15 x 6.5
Front Wheel Material Aluminum Steel
Spare Wheel Material Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 15 x 7 15 x 6.5
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 11.7 - TBD -
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Watts NA -
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 525 550
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 100 110
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (2nd) NA -
Engine
Displacement 4.3L/262 2.0L/121
Engine Oil Cooler Yes -
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 190 @ 4400 127 @ 5400
Engine Type Gas V6 Gas I4
Fuel System MFI SEFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 250 @ 2800 135 @ 4500
Engine Order Code LU3 99B
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 21 28
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 15 23
Transmission
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low NA NA
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Clutch Size (in) 11.0 8.86
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.40 1.31
Trans Type 5 5
Trans PTO Access NA -
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.73 0.84
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High NA NA
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.55 3.45
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.16 2.06
Trans Order Code M50 443
Transfer Case Power Take Off NA -
Trans Power Take Off NA -
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00 1.03
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD Manual w/OD
Transfer Case Model NA -
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.49 3.67
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) - 2.93
Summary
Body Style 2 Door 4 Door
Vehicle Name Chevrolet Blazer Ford Escape
Body Code E55 -
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 0.91 NA
Axle Ratio (:1) - Front 3.42 -
Spring Capacity - Rear (lbs) 2600 -
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 1.81 NA
Axle Type - Rear Semi-Floating -
Suspension Type - Front Coil MacPherson Strut
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 1.30 - TBD -
Axle Capacity - Rear (lbs) 2900 -
Spring Capacity - Front (lbs) 2200 -
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear 3.42 -
Axle Type - Front Independent -
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 1.81 NA
Axle Capacity - Front (lbs) 2400 -
Suspension Type - Rear 2-Stage Multi-Leaf Multi-link
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) - NA
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) - NA
Frame
Frame Type Ladder w/Boxed Front End -
Doors
Side Door Type NA NA
 
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