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4-Door 103" WB XLS Value
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
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4-Door 2WD Manual 2.4L I4
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door 2WD Manual 2.4L I4 20 27 $16,426 $17,549
4-Door 2WD Automatic 2.4L I4 20 27 $17,175 $18,349
4-Door 2WD Automatic 2.7L V6 GLS 20 26 $18,771 $20,099
4-Door 2WD Automatic 3.5L V6 GLS 16 22 $20,078 $21,499
4-Door 4WD Automatic 2.7L V6 GLS 18 24 $20,172 $21,599
4-Door 2WD Automatic 2.7L V6 LX 20 26 $21,101 $22,619
4-Door 4WD Automatic 3.5L V6 GLS 17 21 $21,479 $22,999
4-Door 2WD Automatic 3.5L V6 LX 16 22 $21,922 $23,499
4-Door 4WD Automatic 2.7L V6 LX 18 24 $22,500 $24,119
4-Door 4WD Automatic 3.5L V6 LX 17 21 $23,321 $24,999
Pricing
Invoice Price
$17,401
$16,426
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$18,710
$17,549
Monthly Payment Estimate
$312 / month
$292 / month
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
Fuel Economy
City
23 mpg 20 mpg
Highway
28 mpg 27 mpg
Vehicle
Rear Door Type
Liftgate -
EPA Classification
2WD Sport Utility Vehicles 2WD Sport Utililty
Interior Dimensions
Front Hip Room (in)
53.4 54.3
Passenger Volume (ft³)
133.2 100.7
Second Leg Room (in)
36.4 36.8
Front Head Room (in)
40.4 39.6
Second Hip Room (in)
49.0 53.9
Front Shoulder Room (in)
56.3 56.3
Passenger Capacity
5 5
Second Head Room (in)
39.2 39.2
Second Shoulder Room (in)
55.9 56.5
Front Leg Room (in)
41.6 41.6
Exterior Dimensions
Ground Clearance, Front (in)
7.8 -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)
70.1 72.7
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 66.0
Step Up Height - Front (in)
- TBD - -
Rear Door Opening Height (in)
34.9 - TBD -
Overhang, Rear w/bumper (in)
36.4 -
Wheelbase (in)
103.0 103.1
Track Width, Front (in)
- 60.7
Min Ground Clearance (in)
- 8.1
Length, Overall (in)
- 177.2
Liftover Height (in)
- - TBD -
Track Width, Rear (in)
- 60.7
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³)
NA NA
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in)
52.6 - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Console (in)
- TBD - -
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in)
38.9 - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in)
35.9 30.5
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³)
33.1 30.5
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 77.7
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³)
69.2 77.7
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in)
NA - TBD -
Brakes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
9.0 x 1.65 NA
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
10.94 x 1.0 10.9 x 0.98
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
Yes NA
Brake ABS System
NA NA
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
NA Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
NA 11.2 x 0.39
Brake Type
Power Pwr
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
16.0 17.2
Steering
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering)
3.0 2.93
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft)
38.7 - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall
16.0 18.9
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)
35.4 37.1
Steering Type
Variable Pwr Pwr Rack & Pinion
Tires
Rear Tire Size
P225/70R15 P225/70R16
Rear Tire Order Code
NA NA
Front Tire Size
P225/70R15 P225/70R16
Spare Tire Size
T135/90R17 P225/70R16
Front Tire Order Code
NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code
- TBD - NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
100 100
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
NA NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
1000 1000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
NA NA
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs)
3019 3494
Wheels
Front Wheel Material
Steel Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material
Steel Aluminum
Front Wheel Size (in)
15 x 6.5 16.0 x 6.5
Spare Wheel Size (in)
17 x 4.0 16.0 x 6.5
Rear Wheel Material
Steel Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in)
15 x 6.5 16.0 x 6.5
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts)
- TBD - 7.4
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
550 68
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
110 95
Engine
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
127 @ 5400 138 @ 5500
Engine Type
Gas I4 Gas I4
Fuel System
SEFI MPFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
135 @ 4500 147 @ 3000
Engine Order Code
99B NA
Displacement
2.0L/121 2.4L/143
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
23 20
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
28 27
Transmission
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High
NA - TBD -
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.84 0.75
Trans Description Cont. Again
NA NA
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
NA NA
Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1)
3.45 3.46
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
2.06 1.95
Trans Order Code
443 NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
2.93 4.56
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.03 0.94
Trans Description Cont.
Manual w/OD Manual w/OD
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low
NA - TBD -
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1)
3.67 3.92
Clutch Size (in)
8.86 - TBD -
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.31 1.30
Trans Type
5 5
Summary
Vehicle Name
Ford Escape Hyundai Santa Fe
Body Style
4 Door 4 Door Sport Utility
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm)
NA - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front
MacPherson Strut Independent
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in)
NA NA
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
NA MacPherson Strut
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm)
NA - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in)
- TBD - 22.9
Suspension Type - Rear
Multi-link Independent
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
NA Multi-Link
Doors
Side Door Type
NA -

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