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Selected Style 119" XLT
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
119" XLT XLT 15 20 $24,152 $27,620
119" XLT 4WD XLT 14 18 $26,352 $30,220
119" Eddie Bauer 15 20 $27,517 $31,590
119" 4WD Eddie Bauer 14 18 $29,757 $34,225
2-Door Convertible Soft-Top
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door Convertible Soft-Top 14 15 $28,700 $32,000
2-Door Station Wagon Hard-Top 14 15 $30,300 $34,000
Pricing
Invoice Price
$24,152
$28,700
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$27,620
$32,000
Monthly Payment Estimate
$460 / month
$533 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 15 mpg 14 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 20 mpg 15 mpg
Vehicle
Rear Door Type Liftgate -
EPA Classification - Special Purpose
Interior Dimensions
Third Leg Room (in) NA -
Second Head Room (in) 39.8 - TBD -
Third Hip Room (in) NA -
Second Shoulder Room (in) 64.4 - TBD -
Front Leg Room (in) 40.8 - TBD -
Third Head Room (in) NA -
Front Hip Room (in) 61.5 55.1
Third Shoulder Room (in) NA -
Second Leg Room (in) 38.9 - TBD -
Passenger Capacity 6 4
Front Head Room (in) 39.8 57.0
Second Hip Room (in) 62.3 - TBD -
Front Shoulder Room (in) 63.9 - TBD -
Passenger Volume (ft³) - - TBD -
Exterior Dimensions
Ground Clearance, Front (in) 6.8 -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 78.6 70.5
Side Door Opening Width (in) NA -
Overhang, Front (in) 38.6 -
Step Up Height - Side (in) NA -
Rear Door Opening Width (in) 57.0 34.0
Ground to Top of Load Floor (in) 29.3 -
Length, Overall w/rear bumper (in) 204.6 -
Side Door Opening Height (in) NA -
Ground Clearance, Rear (in) 7.5 -
Height, Overall (in) 74.4 80.2
Step Up Height - Front (in) 18.6 -
Rear Door Opening Height (in) 39.3 51.0
Overhang, Rear w/bumper (in) 46.9 -
Wheelbase (in) 119.0 92.9
Liftover Height (in) - - TBD -
Track Width, Rear (in) - 58.5
Track Width, Front (in) - 58.5
Min Ground Clearance (in) - 9.0
Length, Overall (in) - 157.1
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) - TBD - 57.0
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in) 52.4 - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³) 62.5 - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 4 (in) NA -
Cargo Volume to Seat 4 (ft³) NA -
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) 48.5 36.4
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in) 82.2 - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³) 118.3 - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³) 11.9 NA
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in) - TBD - 55.1
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Console (in) NA -
Brakes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 12.13 x - TBD - 11.75 x - TBD -
Brake Type Power Pwr-Assisted
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Brake ABS System (Second Line) NA -
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 13.15 x - TBD - 11.42 x - TBD -
Brake ABS System Four Wheel NA
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Fuel Tank
Aux Fuel Tank Location NA -
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 26 15.6
Fuel Tank Location Midship -
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) NA -
Steering
Steering Type Speed-Sensitive Pwr Pwr Worm & Roller
Steering Ratio (:1), At Lock 16.1 -
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) 42.2 - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), On Center 16.1 -
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 40.4 40.0
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) - 3.75
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall - 19.3
Tires
Spare Tire Capacity (lbs) 2064 -
Front Tire Size P255/70R16 265/75R16
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Rear 695 -
Spare Tire Size P255/70R16 265/75R16
Front Tire Order Code T54 NA
Rear Tire Capacity (lbs) 2064 -
Spare Tire Order Code T54 NA
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Front 695 -
Rear Tire Size P255/70R16 265/75R16
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Spare 695 -
Front Tire Capacity (lbs) 2064 -
Rear Tire Order Code T54 NA
Trailering
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) N/A -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 4000 1650
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 8000 3500
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) N/A -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 400 165
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 800 350
Weight Information
Curb Weight - Rear (lbs) 2256 -
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Front (lbs) 3600 -
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 11,000 -
Curb Weight - Front (lbs) 2544 -
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap (lbs) 6750 -
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Rear (lbs) 3900 -
Base Curb Weight (lbs) - 3560
Wheels
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7.0 16 x 7
Front Wheel Material Styled Steel Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material Steel Aluminum
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7.0 16 x 7
Spare Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7.0 16 x 7
Rear Wheel Material Styled Steel Aluminum
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 13 - TBD -
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 130 - TBD -
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (2nd) NA -
Maximum Alternator Watts 1950 -
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 650 - TBD -
Engine
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 215 @ 4400 182 @ 4750
Engine Type GAS V8 Gas V8
Fuel System SEFI SMPI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 290 @ 3250 233 @ 3000
Engine Order Code 99W NA
Displacement 4.6L (281) 4.0L/241
Engine Oil Cooler NA -
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 15 14
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 20 15
Transmission
Trans Description Cont. Again NA Electronic
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High NA 1.22
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive Four-Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.33 2.09
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.55 1.48
Trans Order Code 44U NA
Transfer Case Power Take Off NA -
Trans Power Take Off NA -
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.70 0.73
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD Automatic w/OD,
Transfer Case Model NA -
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 2.84 2.48
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low NA 3.32
Clutch Size (in) NA NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00 1.00
Trans Type 4 4
Trans PTO Access NA -
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) - 3.54
Summary
Vehicle Name Ford Expedition Land Rover Defender 90
Body Code U17/119" WB -
Body Style 4 Door XLT 2 Door Soft Top
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 34.9 - TBD -
Axle Type - Rear Semi-Floating -
Suspension Type - Front Indep Coil Spring Solid Axle w/
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 1.34 - TBD -
Axle Capacity - Rear (lbs) 3900 -
Spring Capacity - Front (lbs) 3000 -
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear 3.31 -
Axle Type - Front Independent SLA -
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 34.9 - TBD -
Axle Capacity - Front (lbs) 3600 -
Suspension Type - Rear Coil Spring Solid Axle w/
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) .83 - TBD -
Axle Ratio (:1) - Front NA -
Spring Capacity - Rear (lbs) 3900 -
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) - Trailing Links
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) - Panhard Rod
Frame
Frame Type Full Box Ladder -
Doors
Side Door Type NA -
 
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