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Selected Style 2WD LX Automatic
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2WD Automatic LX 23 28 $17,463 $18,900
2WD Automatic w/Side Airbags LX 23 28 $17,693 $19,150
4WD Manual LX 21 25 $17,832 $19,300
4WD Manual w/Side Airbags LX 21 25 $18,062 $19,550
4WD Automatic LX 22 26 $18,570 $20,100
4WD Automatic w/Side Airbags LX 22 26 $18,800 $20,350
4WD Manual EX 21 25 $19,953 $21,600
4WD Automatic EX 22 26 $20,691 $22,400
4-Door 103" WB XLS Value
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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 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 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
4-Door 103" WB XLT Sport 19 25 $21,705 $23,440
4-Door 103" WB 4WD XLT Sport 18 23 $23,184 $25,065
Pricing
Invoice Price
$17,463
$17,401
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$18,900
$18,710
Monthly Payment Estimate
$315 / month
$312 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 23 mpg 23 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 28 mpg 28 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification 2WD Sport Utility 2WD Sport Utility Vehicles
Rear Door Type - Liftgate
Interior Dimensions
Second Head Room (in) 39.1 39.2
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Second Shoulder Room (in) 56.5 55.9
Front Leg Room (in) 41.3 41.6
Front Hip Room (in) 54.5 53.4
Second Leg Room (in) 39.4 36.4
Front Head Room (in) 40.9 40.4
Passenger Volume (ft³) 106.0 133.2
Second Hip Room (in) 53.5 49.0
Front Shoulder Room (in) 56.9 56.3
Exterior Dimensions
Min Ground Clearance (in) 8.1 -
Length, Overall (in) 178.6 -
Rear Door Opening Width (in) - TBD - 41.0
Height, Overall (in) 66.2 69.1
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - -
Track Width, Rear (in) 60.6 -
Wheelbase (in) 103.1 103.0
Rear Door Opening Height (in) - TBD - 34.9
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 70.2 70.1
Track Width, Front (in) 60.4 -
Overhang, Front (in) - 33.4
Step Up Height - Side (in) - - 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
Step Up Height - Front (in) - - TBD -
Overhang, Rear w/bumper (in) - 36.4
Ground Clearance, Front (in) - 7.8
Side Door Opening Width (in) - - TBD -
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in) N/A NA
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³) N/A NA
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) - TBD - 40.8
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in) - TBD - 35.9
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³) 33.5 33.1
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in) - TBD - 52.6
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) - TBD - 38.9
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in) - TBD - 59.0
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³) 72.0 69.2
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 4 (in) - NA
Cargo Volume to Seat 4 (ft³) - NA
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Console (in) - - TBD -
Brakes
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes NA
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.1 x 0.4 NA
Brake Type Pwr Power
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA 9.0 x 1.65
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.1 x 0.9 10.94 x 1.0
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA Yes
Brake ABS System NA NA
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 15.3 16.0
Steering
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 16.3 16.0
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 33.8 35.4
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Variable Pwr
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.26 3.0
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - 38.7
Tires
Front Tire Size P205/70SR15 P225/70R15
Spare Tire Size P205/70SR15 T135/90R17
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA - TBD -
Rear Tire Size P205/70SR15 P225/70R15
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 1500 1000
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
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3201 3019
Wheels
Spare Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6.0 17 x 4.0
Rear Wheel Material Steel Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6.0 15 x 6.5
Front Wheel Material Steel Steel
Spare Wheel Material Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6.0 15 x 6.5
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 7.2 - TBD -
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 90 110
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - 550
Engine
Engine Type Gas I4 Gas I4
Fuel System PGM-FI SEFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 162 @ 3600 135 @ 4500
Engine Order Code NA 99B
Displacement 2.4L/144 2.0L/121
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 160 @ 6000 127 @ 5400
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 28 28
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 23 23
Transmission
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.535 2.06
Trans Order Code NA 443
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 4.438 2.93
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.638 1.03
Trans Description Cont. Automatic Manual w/OD
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 2.684 3.67
Clutch Size (in) NA 8.86
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 0.974 1.31
Trans Type 4 5
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) NA 0.84
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.000 3.45
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low - NA
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High - NA
Summary
Body Style 4 Door 4 Door
Vehicle Name Honda CR-V Ford Escape
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 1.07 - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear Reactive-Link Multi-link
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) Double Wishbone NA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - NA
Suspension Type - Front Control-Link MacPherson Strut
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 0.71 NA
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) MacPherson Strut NA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - NA
Doors
Side Door Type - NA
 
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