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Selected Style 4-Door GLS FWD 2.7L Automatic
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door FWD 2.7L Automatic GLS 19 25 $20,350 $21,695
4-Door FWD 3.5L Automatic GLS 17 23 $21,007 $22,395
4-Door 4WD 2.7L Automatic GLS 18 23 $21,757 $23,195
4-Door 4WD 3.5L Automatic GLS 17 23 $22,414 $23,895
4-Door FWD 3.5L Automatic Limited 17 23 $22,858 $24,395
4-Door 4WD 3.5L Automatic Limited 17 23 $24,264 $25,895
4-Door LX Manual
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Manual LX 16 20 $18,200 $19,195
4-Door 4WD Manual LX 16 20 $20,630 $21,795
4-Door Automatic LX 16 22 $21,420 $22,595
4-Door 4WD Automatic LX 15 20 $23,270 $24,595
4-Door Automatic EX 16 22 $23,270 $24,995
4-Door 4WD Automatic EX 15 20 $25,020 $26,895
Pricing
Invoice Price
$20,350
$18,200
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$21,695
$19,195
Monthly Payment Estimate
$362 / month
$320 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 19 mpg 16 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 25 mpg 20 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification 2WD Sport Utililty 2WD Sport Utility Vehicle
Interior Dimensions
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Second Shoulder Room (in) 56.5 58.4
Front Leg Room (in) 41.6 42.6
Front Hip Room (in) 54.3 55.3
Second Leg Room (in) 36.8 36.1
Front Head Room (in) 39.6 39.7
Passenger Volume (ft³) 100.7 105.8
Second Hip Room (in) 53.9 58.0
Front Shoulder Room (in) 56.3 58.9
Second Head Room (in) 39.2 39.5
Exterior Dimensions
Rear Door Opening Width (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Height, Overall (in) 66.0 68.1
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Track Width, Rear (in) 60.7 62.2
Wheelbase (in) 103.1 106.7
Rear Door Opening Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 72.7 73.3
Track Width, Front (in) 60.7 62.2
Min Ground Clearance (in) 8.1 8.2
Length, Overall (in) 177.2 179.8
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³) NA N/A
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³) 30.5 31.4
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³) 77.7 66.4
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in) NA NA
Brakes
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.2 x 0.39 12.4 x - TBD -
Brake Type Pwr Pwr
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.9 x 0.98 11.8 x - TBD -
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel NA
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 19.0 21.1
Steering
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 37.1 36.4
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.93 3.66
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 18.9 - TBD -
Tires
Spare Tire Size P225/70R16 P245/70R16
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size P225/70R16 P245/70R16
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size P225/70R16 P245/70R16
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) - TBD - NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 270 350
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) - TBD - NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 2700 3500
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3549 4112
Wheels
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6.5 16 x 7
Front Wheel Material Aluminum Steel
Spare Wheel Material Aluminum Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6.5 16 x 7
Spare Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6.5 16 x 7
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) - TBD - 11.6
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 110 120
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - 600
Engine
Fuel System MPI MPFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 181 @ 4000 217 @ 3000
Engine Order Code NA NA
Displacement 2.7L/162 3.5L/213
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 170 @ 6000 192 @ 5500
Engine Type Gas V6 Gas V6
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 25 20
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 19 16
Transmission
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 4.32 4.67
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.73 1.00
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD Manual w/OD
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 2.84 3.75
Clutch Size (in) NA - TBD -
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00 1.29
Trans Type 4 5
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) NA 0.79
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.72 3.45
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.49 2.04
Trans Order Code NA NA
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low - NA
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High - NA
Summary
Body Style 4 Door Sport Utility 4 Door
Vehicle Name Hyundai Santa Fe Kia Sorento
Suspension
Suspension Type - Rear Independent Five-link
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) Multi-Link w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front Independent Double Wishbone
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) NA - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) MacPherson Strut w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 0.9 - TBD -
 
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