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Selected Style 4-Door 2.3L XLS Manual
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door 2.3L XLS 24 29 $18,120 $19,380
4-Door 2.3L 4WD XLS 22 26 $19,713 $21,130
4-Door 2.3L XLT 22 26 $20,992 $22,535
4-Door 3.0L XLT 20 24 $21,770 $23,390
4-Door 3.0L XLT Sport 20 24 $22,494 $24,185
4-Door 2.3L 4WD XLT 21 24 $22,585 $24,285
4-Door 3.0L 4WD XLT 19 23 $23,362 $25,140
4-Door 3.0L 4WD XLT Sport 19 23 $24,086 $25,935
4-Door 3.0L Limited 20 24 $23,171 $24,930
4-Door 3.0L 4WD Limited 19 23 $24,763 $26,680
4-Door 2.3L Hybrid 36 31 $25,049 $26,900
4-Door 2.3L 4WD Hybrid 33 29 $26,528 $28,525
2-Door SE
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door SE 18 21 $17,105 $18,390
2-Door X 15 19 $19,287 $20,650
2-Door Sport 15 19 $21,446 $23,540
2-Door Rubicon 15 19 $25,353 $27,930
2-Door Sport Right Hand Drive 14 18 $19,326 $20,693
2-Door Unlimited LWB 15 19 $22,233 $24,295
2-Door Unlimited Rubicon LWB 15 19 $26,358 $28,930
Pricing
Invoice Price
$18,120
$17,105
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$19,380
$18,390
Monthly Payment Estimate
$323 / month
$307 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 24 mpg 18 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 29 mpg 21 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification 2WD Sport Utility Vehicles 4WD Sport Utility Vehicles
Interior Dimensions
Second Head Room (in) 39.2 39.7
Second Shoulder Room (in) 55.9 57.3
Front Leg Room (in) 41.6 40.9
Front Hip Room (in) 53.3 51.8
Passenger Volume (ft³) 99.2 81.9
Second Leg Room (in) 35.6 35.3
Front Head Room (in) 40.4 42.5
Second Hip Room (in) 49.1 42.7
Front Shoulder Room (in) 56.3 50.8
Passenger Capacity 5 2
Exterior Dimensions
Min Ground Clearance (in) 8.2 8.6
Length, Overall (in) 174.9 154.9
Rear Door Opening Width (in) 43.2 - TBD -
Height, Overall (in) 69.7 71.2
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Track Width, Rear (in) 60.9 58.3
Wheelbase (in) 103.1 93.4
Rear Door Opening Height (in) 33.5 - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 70.1 68.3
Track Width, Front (in) 61.3 57.8
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in) NA NA
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³) NA NA
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) 40.8 - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in) 35.9 - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³) 29.3 11.9
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) 38.9 - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in) 59.0 - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³) 66.3 47.1
Brakes
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) NA NA
Brake Type Power Pwr
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 9.0 x 1.65 9.0 x 2.5
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.9 x .5 11.0 x 0.94
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel NA
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 16.5 19
Steering
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 17.9 16.8
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 35.4 36.7
Steering Type Pwr Pwr
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) - TBD - 3.4
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) 38.7 - TBD -
Tires
Front Tire Size P225/75R15 P215/75R15
Spare Tire Size T145/90R17 P215/75R15
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size P225/75R15 P215/75R15
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 150 100
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 1500 1000
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3184 3200
Wheels
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
Front Wheel Material Steel Steel
Spare Wheel Material Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6.5 15 x 7.0
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 5.3 10.1
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 110 136
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 550 600
Engine
Fuel System SEFI SMPI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 152 @ 4250 165 @ 4000
Engine Order Code 99Z ED1
Displacement 2.3L/121 2.4L/148
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 153 @ 5800 147 @ 5200
Engine Type Gas I4 Gas I4
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 29 21
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 24 18
Transmission
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.03 1.25
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD Manual
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low NA 2.72
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA 0.84
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.67 4.46
Clutch Size (in) 8.86 - TBD -
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.31 1.72
Trans Type 5 6
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High NA - TBD -
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.84 1.00
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive 4-Wheel Drive
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.45 4.06
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.06 2.61
Trans Order Code 443 DEH
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 2.93 3.73
Summary
Body Style 4 Door 4 Door
Vehicle Name Ford Escape Jeep Wrangler
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear Multi-link Solid Axle
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) NA w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut Solid Axle
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) - TBD - NA
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) NA w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
 
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