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Selected Style 2-Door 102" WB XLS Manual
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door 102" WB Manual XLS 17 22 $19,899 $21,870
2-Door 102" WB Automatic XLS 16 21 $20,500 $22,545
2-Door 102" WB XLT 16 21 $21,648 $23,835
2-Door 102" WB XLT Premium 16 21 $23,215 $25,595
2-Door 102" WB 4WD Manual XLS 15 19 $22,587 $24,890
2-Door 102" WB 4WD Automatic XLS 15 20 $23,188 $25,565
2-Door 102" WB 4WD XLT 15 20 $24,389 $26,915
2-Door 102" WB 4WD XLT Premium 15 20 $26,032 $28,760
2-Door Convertible 2WD I4 Manual
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door Convertible 2WD I4 Manual 20 24 $13,848 $13,999
2-Door Hard Top 2WD I4 Automatic 18 23 $15,789 $15,999
2-Door Hard Top 2WD V6 Automatic 17 23 $16,827 $17,665
2-Door Hard Top 4WD V6 Automatic 17 22 $18,438 $19,415
Pricing
Invoice Price
$19,899
$13,848
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$21,870
$13,999
Monthly Payment Estimate
$365 / month
$233 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 17 mpg 20 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 22 mpg 24 mpg
Vehicle
Rear Door Type Liftgate -
EPA Classification - Sport Utility Vehicle
Interior Dimensions
Second Leg Room (in) 36.6 33.3
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Front Head Room (in) 39.4 38.9
Second Hip Room (in) 43.6 42.9
Front Shoulder Room (in) 56.2 56.3
Second Head Room (in) 38.9 37.3
Second Shoulder Room (in) 57.9 55.7
Front Leg Room (in) 42.4 42.1
Front Hip Room (in) 53.0 52.2
Passenger Volume (ft³) - - TBD -
Exterior Dimensions
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 70.2 70.4
Side Door Opening Width (in) NA -
Overhang, Front (in) 34.6 -
Step Up Height - Side (in) - TBD - -
Rear Door Opening Width (in) 48.1 - TBD -
Ground to Top of Load Floor (in) 28.9 -
Length, Overall w/rear bumper (in) 180.4 -
Side Door Opening Height (in) NA -
Ground Clearance, Rear (in) 6.7 -
Height, Overall (in) 68.4 67.1
Step Up Height - Front (in) 20.7 -
Rear Door Opening Height (in) 33.4 - TBD -
Overhang, Rear w/bumper (in) 44.0 -
Wheelbase (in) 101.8 96.9
Ground Clearance, Front (in) - TBD - -
Min Ground Clearance (in) - 8.2
Length, Overall (in) - 170.3
Liftover Height (in) - - TBD -
Track Width, Rear (in) - 59.8
Track Width, Front (in) - 59.6
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) 33.4 - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in) 39.1 26.8
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³) 35.5 20.1
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 4 (in) NA -
Cargo Volume to Seat 4 (ft³) NA -
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) 41.9 - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in) 70.1 42.3
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³) 71.4 62.5
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in) NA NA
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³) NA NA
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in) 52.7 - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Console (in) - TBD - -
Brakes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA 11.6 x 0.71
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 12.0 x 0.39 11.4 x 0.71
Brake Type Power Pwr-Assisted
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) 11.85 x 0.37 NA
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel Four-Wheel
Fuel Tank
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) NA -
Aux Fuel Tank Location NA -
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 16.8 15.6
Fuel Tank Location Midship -
Steering
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 34.7 34.1
Steering Type Power Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Steering Ratio (:1), At Lock NA -
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) 37.8 35.4
Steering Ratio (:1), On Center 21.9 -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall - 21.1
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) - 3.6
Tires
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Front 721 -
Rear Tire Size P235/70R16 P245/70R16
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Spare - TBD - -
Front Tire Capacity (lbs) 1843 -
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Capacity (lbs) 1843 -
Front Tire Size P235/70R16 P245/70R16
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Rear 721 -
Spare Tire Size P235/70R16 P245/70R16
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Capacity (lbs) 1843 -
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 294 - TBD -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA 250
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 2940 - TBD -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA 2500
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA -
Weight Information
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap (lbs) 4760 -
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Rear (lbs) 2650 -
Curb Weight - Rear (lbs) 1771 -
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Front (lbs) 2400 -
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 7000 -
Curb Weight - Front (lbs) 1998 -
Base Curb Weight (lbs) - 3557
Wheels
Spare Wheel Size (in) 16 x - TBD - 16 x 7.0
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7 16 x 7.0
Front Wheel Material Aluminum Steel
Spare Wheel Material Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7 16 x 7.0
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 7.8 6.9
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Watts 1950 -
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 650 - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 130 100
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (2nd) NA -
Engine
Displacement 4.0L/245 2.2L/134
Engine Oil Cooler NA -
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 203 @ 5250 130 @ 5200
Engine Type Gas V6 Gas I4
Fuel System MPFI SMPI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 237 @ 3000 144 @ 4000
Engine Order Code 99E NA
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 22 24
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 17 20
Transmission
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low NA NA
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA -
Clutch Size (in) 10.00 9.5
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.31 1.40
Trans Type 5 5
Trans PTO Access NA -
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.79 0.81
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High NA NA
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.40 3.87
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.05 2.25
Trans Order Code 44J NA
Transfer Case Power Take Off NA -
Trans Power Take Off NA -
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00 1.00
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD Manual w/OD
Transfer Case Model NA -
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.40 3.77
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) - 4.77
Summary
Body Style 2 Door 2Dr Soft Top
Vehicle Name Ford Explorer Sport Isuzu Rodeo Sport
Body Code 102" WB -
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 0.77 - TBD -
Axle Ratio (:1) - Front NA -
Spring Capacity - Rear (lbs) 2650 -
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 34.93 - TBD -
Axle Type - Rear NA -
Suspension Type - Front Torsion Bar Independent
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 1.34 0.9
Axle Capacity - Rear (lbs) 2650 -
Spring Capacity - Front (lbs) 2400 -
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear 3.73 -
Axle Type - Front Independent SLA -
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 34.93 - TBD -
Axle Capacity - Front (lbs) 2710 -
Suspension Type - Rear 2-Stage Leaf Spring Five-Link
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) - w/Coil Spring
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) - Torsion Bar
Frame
Frame Type Boxed w/Single Channel -
Doors
Side Door Type NA -
 
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