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Selected Style 4-Door Sport
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Drivetrain

Trim

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sport 19 23 $15,945 $16,885
4-Door Renegade 16 22 $20,359 $21,735
4-Door Limited 16 20 $20,322 $21,695
4-Door 4WD Sport 19 23 $17,339 $18,395
4-Door 4WD Renegade 19 22 $21,753 $23,245
4-Door 4WD Limited 16 20 $21,717 $23,205
2-Door Convertible Automatic
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Transmission

Drivetrain

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door Convertible Automatic 18 21 $13,374 $14,645
2-Door Convertible Manual 4WD 19 22 $13,708 $15,145
4-Door Manual 19 23 $15,459 $17,095
4-Door Automatic 18 21 $16,369 $18,095
4-Door Manual 4WD 19 22 $16,379 $18,220
4-Door Automatic 4WD 18 21 $17,289 $19,220
Pricing
Invoice Price
$15,945
$13,374
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$16,885
$14,645
Monthly Payment Estimate
$281 / month
$244 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
The Car Connection's Take
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 19 mpg 18 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 23 mpg 21 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Sport Utility Vehicles 2WD Sport Utility Vehicles
Interior Dimensions
Front Hip Room (in) 57.0 52.5
Passenger Volume (ft³) 103.8 88.2
Second Leg Room (in) 37.2 31.0
Front Head Room (in) 40.7 39.6
Second Hip Room (in) 47.4 40.9
Front Shoulder Room (in) 56.5 54.4
Passenger Capacity 5 4
Second Head Room (in) 42.1 38.2
Second Shoulder Room (in) 56.5 53.6
Front Leg Room (in) 40.8 41.3
Exterior Dimensions
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Track Width, Rear (in) 59.7 56.7
Wheelbase (in) 104.3 92.9
Rear Door Opening Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 71.6 68.1
Track Width, Front (in) 60.0 56.7
Min Ground Clearance (in) 10.2 7.9
Length, Overall (in) 174.4 156.4
Rear Door Opening Width (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Height, Overall (in) 70.9 65.0
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³) 29.0 13.0
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) 69.0 30.4
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
Brake Type Pwr Power
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 10 X 1.75 10.23 x - TBD -
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.3 11.1 x 0.94
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Brake ABS System NA NA
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) NA NA
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 18.5 15.8
Steering
Steering Type Pwr rack & pinion Pwr Ball-and-Nut
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.42 3.54
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 17.0 - TBD -
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 35.9 32.2
Tires
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size P215/75R16 P205/75R15
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size P215/75R16 P205/75R15
Spare Tire Size Compact - TBD -
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) - TBD - 200
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) - TBD - NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) - TBD - 2000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) - TBD - NA
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3507 3108
Wheels
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7.0 15 x 6.0
Front Wheel Material Steel Steel
Spare Wheel Material Steel - TBD -
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7.0 15 x 6.0
Spare Wheel Size (in) Compact - TBD -
Rear Wheel Material Steel Steel
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 10.1 7.9
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 525 540
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 136 70
Engine
Displacement 2.4L 2.0L/122
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 150 @ 5200 130 @ 5500
Engine Type Gas I4 Gas I4
Fuel System SMPI MPFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 165 @ 4000 127 @ 4000
Engine Order Code ED1 NA
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 19 18
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 23 21
Transmission
Clutch Size (in) - TBD - NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.48 1.00
Trans Type 5 4
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High NA NA
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.80 NA
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Drivetrain 2-Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.52 2.70
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.25 1.49
Trans Order Code DDK NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.40 4.78
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00 0.73
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD Automatic w/OD
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low NA NA
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.85 2.83
Summary
Vehicle Name Jeep Liberty Kia Sportage
Body Style 4 Door 2 Door
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front Independant Double Wishbone
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) - TBD - NA
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) NA w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear Coil springs Multi-link
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) Trailing arm w/Coil Springs
 
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