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Selected Style 4-Door 2WD S
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door 2WD EXT S 15 19 $26,855 $28,569
4-Door 2WD EXT LS 15 19 $26,855 $28,569
4-Door 2WD EXT V8 LS 15 20 $26,855 $28,569
4-Door 2WD EXT Limited 15 20 $26,855 $28,569
4-Door 4WD EXT S 15 20 $29,514 $31,398
4-Door 4WD EXT LS 15 20 $29,514 $31,398
4-Door 4WD EXT V8 LS 14 19 $29,514 $31,398
4-Door 4WD EXT Limited 14 19 $29,514 $31,398
4-Door 2WD S 16 21 $24,401 $25,959
4-Door 4WD S 15 20 $26,281 $27,959
4-Door 2WD LS 16 21 $24,401 $25,959
4-Door 4WD LS 15 20 $26,281 $27,959
4-Door 4-Cyl (SE)
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door 4-Cyl 22 27 $21,607 $24,280
4-Door 4-Cyl w/3rd Row 22 27 $22,365 $25,130
4-Door V6 19 25 $22,551 $25,340
4-Door V6 w/3rd Row 19 25 $23,307 $26,190
4-Door V6 w/3rd Row Limited 19 25 $26,858 $30,180
4-Door 4-Cyl 4WD 21 25 $22,853 $25,680
4-Door V6 4WD w/3rd Row 18 24 $24,553 $27,590
4-Door V6 4WD w/3rd Row Limited 18 24 $28,104 $31,580
Pricing
Invoice Price
$24,401
$21,607
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$25,959
$24,280
Monthly Payment Estimate
$433 / month
$405 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 16 mpg 22 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 21 mpg 27 mpg
Vehicle
Rear Door Type Liftgate -
EPA Classification - Sport Utility Vehicle
Interior Dimensions
Second Shoulder Room (in) 58.4 57.0
Front Leg Room (in) 41.4 40.7
Front Hip Room (in) 55.5 55.1
Second Leg Room (in) 37.0 36.4
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Front Head Room (in) 40.2 40.0
Second Hip Room (in) 58.1 54.9
Front Shoulder Room (in) 58.5 57.9
Second Head Room (in) 39.6 39.8
Passenger Volume (ft³) - 104.7
Exterior Dimensions
Side Door Opening Height (in) NA -
Ground Clearance, Rear (in) 8.0 -
Height, Overall (in) 74.5 67.9
Step Up Height - Front (in) 18.2 -
Rear Door Opening Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Overhang, Rear w/bumper (in) 43.8 -
Wheelbase (in) 113.0 106.9
Ground Clearance, Front (in) - TBD - -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 76.1 71.9
Side Door Opening Width (in) NA -
Overhang, Front (in) 34.7 -
Step Up Height - Side (in) NA -
Rear Door Opening Width (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Ground to Top of Load Floor (in) 32.1 -
Length, Overall w/rear bumper (in) 191.6 -
Liftover Height (in) - - TBD -
Track Width, Rear (in) - 61.6
Track Width, Front (in) - 62.2
Min Ground Clearance (in) - 6.9
Length, Overall (in) - 184.6
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in) 70.0 - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³) 80.1 80.6
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in) NA NA
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³) NA NA
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Console (in) - TBD - -
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³) 43.7 39.7
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 4 (in) NA -
Cargo Volume to Seat 4 (ft³) NA -
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Brakes
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) 12.8 x 0.78 11.3 x - TBD -
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 12.0 x 1.14 11.7 x - TBD -
Brake Type Pwr Pwr
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 21.7 19.1
Fuel Tank Location - TBD - -
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) NA -
Aux Fuel Tank Location NA -
Steering
Steering Ratio (:1), At Lock 3.82 -
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), On Center 20.4 -
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 36.4 37.4
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) - 2.98
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall - 16.1
Tires
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Rear - TBD - -
Spare Tire Size P245/65R17 P225/70R16
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Capacity (lbs) - TBD - -
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Front - TBD - -
Rear Tire Size P245/65R17 P225/70R16
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Spare - TBD - -
Front Tire Capacity (lbs) - TBD - -
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Capacity (lbs) - TBD - -
Front Tire Size P245/65R17 P225/70R16
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 5300 - TBD -
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) N/A -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 500 150
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 530 - TBD -
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) N/A -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 5000 1500
Weight Information
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Front (lbs) 2950 -
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 10000 -
Curb Weight - Front (lbs) 2297 -
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap (lbs) 5550 -
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Rear (lbs) 3200 -
Curb Weight - Rear (lbs) 2297 -
Base Curb Weight (lbs) - 3520
Wheels
Front Wheel Material Aluminum Steel
Spare Wheel Material Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 17 x 7.0 16 x 6.5
Spare Wheel Size (in) 17 x 7.0 16 x 6.5
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 17 x 7.0 16 x 6.5
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 10.8 1.69
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (2nd) NA -
Maximum Alternator Watts - TBD - -
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 150 100
Engine
Engine Type Gas I6 Gas I4
Fuel System MPFI SFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 275 @ 3600 165 @ 4000
Engine Order Code NA NA
Displacement 4.2L/256 2.4L/144
Engine Oil Cooler NA -
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 275 @ 6000 160 @ 5700
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 16 22
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 21 27
Transmission
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.63 2.20
Trans Order Code NA NA
Transfer Case Power Take Off NA -
Trans Power Take Off NA -
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.70 1.02
Trans Description Cont. Hydra-Matic Auto w/OD Automatic
Transfer Case Model NA -
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.06 3.94
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low NA NA
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Clutch Size (in) NA NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00 1.41
Trans Type 4 4
Trans PTO Access NA -
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High NA NA
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.29 3.15
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) - 3.12
Summary
Vehicle Name Isuzu Ascender Toyota Highlander
Body Code NA -
Body Style 4 Door 4 Door
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD - 0.91
Axle Capacity - Rear (lbs) 3080 -
Spring Capacity - Front (lbs) - TBD - -
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear 3.42 -
Axle Type - Front - TBD - -
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Axle Capacity - Front (lbs) 2750 -
Suspension Type - Rear 5-Link Coil Dual-Link
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) NA 0.63
Axle Ratio (:1) - Front NA -
Spring Capacity - Rear (lbs) - TBD - -
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Axle Type - Rear Semi-Floating -
Suspension Type - Front Independent Dbl-A Independent
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) - MacPherson
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) - MacPherson
Frame
Frame Type Ladder -
Doors
Side Door Type NA -
 
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