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Selected Style 4-Door Laredo
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Trim

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door TSi 16 21 $25,047 $27,695
4-Door 4WD Laredo 15 20 $24,923 $27,515
4-Door 4WD Limited 15 20 $30,445 $33,790
4-Door 4WD TSi 15 20 $26,815 $29,665
4-Door Laredo 16 21 $23,155 $25,545
4-Door Limited 16 21 $28,272 $31,360
4-Door Manual
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door 3.4L Automatic SR5 18 21 $21,604 $24,678
4-Door Manual 4WD 17 21 $19,345 $22,098
4-Door 3.4L Manual 4WD SR5 17 19 $22,594 $25,808
4-Door 3.4L Automatic 4WD SR5 17 19 $23,383 $26,708
4-Door Manual 20 25 $17,498 $19,988
4-Door Automatic 20 24 $18,287 $20,888
4-Door Automatic 4WD 19 22 $20,133 $22,998
4-Door 3.4L Automatic 4WD Limited 17 19 $29,686 $33,908
4-Door 3.4L Automatic Limited 18 21 $27,645 $31,578
Pricing
Invoice Price
$23,155
$17,498
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$25,545
$19,988
Monthly Payment Estimate
$426 / month
$333 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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TCC Rating
Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 16 mpg 20 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 21 mpg 25 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Special Purpose Vehicles Special Purpose
Interior Dimensions
Front Leg Room (in) 40.9 43.1
Front Hip Room (in) 56.7 49.8
Passenger Volume (ft³) 100.1 87.1
Second Leg Room (in) 35.7 34.9
Front Head Room (in) 38.9 39.2
Second Hip Room (in) 49.3 51.4
Front Shoulder Room (in) 59.2 53.9
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Second Head Room (in) 39.0 38.7
Second Shoulder Room (in) 57.6 53.9
Exterior Dimensions
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Track Width, Rear (in) 58.75 58.9
Wheelbase (in) 105.9 105.3
Rear Door Opening Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 69.3 66.5
Track Width, Front (in) 58.5 59.3
Min Ground Clearance (in) 7.58 9.8
Length, Overall (in) 177.1 178.7
Rear Door Opening Width (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Height, Overall (in) 64.9 67.5
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³) 40.9 44.6
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) 79.3 79.8
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in) NA NA
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³) NA NA
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Brakes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) - TBD - NA
Brake Type Power Pwr
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA - TBD -
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA Yes
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel NA
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes NA
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 23 18.5
Steering
Steering Type Power Recirculation-Ball Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.2 - TBD -
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 12.7 - TBD -
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 37.5 37.4
Tires
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size P215/75R15 P225/75R15
Rear Tire Order Code TMD NA
Front Tire Size P215/75R15 P225/75R15
Spare Tire Size T155/90D16 P225/75R15
Front Tire Order Code TMD NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 200 350
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA 350
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 2000 3500
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA 3500
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3582 3440
Wheels
Rear Wheel Size (in) 15 x 7 15" x 7.0"
Front Wheel Material Aluminum Steel
Spare Wheel Material Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 15 x 7 15" x 7.0"
Spare Wheel Size (in) - TBD - 15" x 7.0"
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum Steel
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 15.0 - TBD -
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 117 - TBD -
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 600 - TBD -
Engine
Displacement 4.0L/242 2.7L/165
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 185 @ 4600 150 @ 4800
Engine Type Gas I6 Gas I4
Fuel System SMPI EFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 220 @ 2400 177 @ 4000
Engine Order Code ERH NA
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 21 25
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 16 20
Transmission
Clutch Size (in) NA - TBD -
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00 - TBD -
Trans Type 4 5
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High NA NA
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) NA - TBD -
Trans Description Cont. Again 42RE NA
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.20 - TBD -
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.54 - TBD -
Trans Order Code DGB NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.55 - TBD -
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.69 - TBD -
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD, Manual w/OD
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low NA NA
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA - TBD -
First Gear Ratio (:1) 2.74 - TBD -
Summary
Vehicle Name Jeep Grand Cherokee Toyota 4Runner
Body Style 4 Door 4 Door Base
Suspension
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) Stabilizer Bars Coil-Spring
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front Quadra Coil w/F/R Independent
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) Stabilizer Bars Double Wishbone
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear Link Coil w/F/R 4-Link
 
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