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Selected Style 4-Door 103" WB XLS
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door 103" WB XLS 23 28 $17,058 $18,185
4-Door 103" WB 4WD XLS 22 26 $18,537 $19,810
4-Door 103" WB XLT 23 28 $18,469 $19,735
4-Door 103" WB 4WD XLT 22 26 $19,947 $21,360
4-Door XE 2WD I4 Manual
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door 2WD I4 Manual XE 19 24 $16,740 $17,999
4-Door 2WD V6 Manual XE 16 19 $17,717 $19,049
4-Door 2WD V6 Automatic XE 16 19 $18,647 $20,049
4-Door 2WD V6 Manual SE 16 19 $21,333 $23,199
4-Door 2WD V6 Automatic SE 16 19 $22,253 $24,199
4-Door 4WD V6 Manual XE 16 18 $19,577 $21,049
4-Door 4WD V6 Automatic XE 15 19 $20,507 $22,049
4-Door 4WD V6 Manual SE 16 18 $23,173 $25,199
4-Door 4WD V6 Automatic SE 15 19 $24,093 $26,199
Pricing
Invoice Price
$17,058
$16,740
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$18,185
$17,999
Monthly Payment Estimate
$303 / month
$300 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
The Car Connection's Take
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 23 mpg 19 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 28 mpg 24 mpg
Vehicle
Rear Door Type Liftgate -
EPA Classification 2WD Sport Utility Vehicles 2WD Sport Utility
Interior Dimensions
Second Leg Room (in) 36.4 32.8
Front Head Room (in) 40.4 38.6
Second Hip Room (in) 49.0 51.9
Front Shoulder Room (in) 56.3 54.5
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Second Head Room (in) 39.2 37.8
Second Shoulder Room (in) 55.9 54.4
Front Leg Room (in) 41.6 41.4
Front Hip Room (in) 53.4 52.0
Passenger Volume (ft³) 133.1 50.2
Exterior Dimensions
Ground Clearance, Front (in) 7.8 -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 70.1 70.4
Side Door Opening Width (in) - TBD - -
Overhang, Front (in) 33.4 -
Step Up Height - Side (in) - TBD - -
Rear Door Opening Width (in) 41.0 - TBD -
Ground to Top of Load Floor (in) 25.4 -
Length, Overall w/rear bumper (in) 173.0 -
Side Door Opening Height (in) - TBD - -
Ground Clearance, Rear (in) 7.8 -
Height, Overall (in) 69.1 69.4
Step Up Height - Front (in) - TBD - -
Rear Door Opening Height (in) 34.9 - TBD -
Overhang, Rear w/bumper (in) 36.4 -
Wheelbase (in) 103.1 104.3
Track Width, Front (in) - 60.0
Min Ground Clearance (in) - 8.7
Length, Overall (in) - 178.0
Liftover Height (in) - - TBD -
Track Width, Rear (in) - 59.3
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) 38.9 39.4
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in) 35.9 - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³) 33.0 44.5
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 4 (in) NA -
Cargo Volume to Seat 4 (ft³) NA -
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) 40.8 - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in) 59.0 69.5
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³) 64.8 65.6
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in) NA NA
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³) NA NA
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in) 52.6 36.7
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Console (in) - TBD - -
Brakes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.9 x 1.00 10.2 x - TBD -
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Brake ABS System NA 4-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) NA NA
Brake Type Power Power
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 9.0 x 1.65 10.2 x - TBD -
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 15.0 19.4
Steering
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 16.0 17.6
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 35.4 35.4
Steering Type Variable Pwr Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.0 3.7
Tires
Rear Tire Size P225/70R15 P235/70R15
Rear Tire Order Code T7J NA
Front Tire Size P225/70R15 P235/70R15
Spare Tire Size T135/90R17 P235/70R15
Front Tire Order Code T7J NA
Spare Tire Order Code - TBD - NA
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA 350
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 1000 3500
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA 3500
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 100 350
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2991 3504
Wheels
Front Wheel Material Steel Steel
Spare Wheel Material Steel - TBD -
Front Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6.5 15 x 7.0
Spare Wheel Size (in) 17 x 4 15 x 7.0
Rear Wheel Material Steel Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6.5 15 x 7.0
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) - TBD - 7.8
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 550 - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 110 70
Engine
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 127 @ 5400 143 @ 5200
Engine Type Gas I4 Gas I4
Fuel System SMFI SFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 135 @ 4500 154 @ 4000
Engine Order Code 99B NA
Displacement 2.0L (121) 2.4L/146
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 23 19
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 28 24
Transmission
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.454 3.38
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.058 1.90
Trans Order Code 443 NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 4.588 4.38
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.030 1.00
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD Manual w/OD
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low NA NA
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.666 3.32
Clutch Size (in) 8.86 - TBD -
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.310 1.31
Trans Type 5 5
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High NA NA
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.837 0.84
Summary
Body Style 4 Door 4 Door
Vehicle Name Ford Escape Nissan Xterra
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) NA 0.59
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) NA w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD - 1.06
Suspension Type - Rear Multi-link Rigid Axle
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) NA w/Leaf Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut Independent Strut
Doors
Side Door Type NA -
 
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