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Selected Style 4-Door Sport
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Trim

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sport 19 24 $16,878 $17,910
4-Door Renegade 17 21 $21,292 $22,760
4-Door Limited 16 22 $21,146 $22,600
4-Door 4WD Sport 20 24 $18,272 $19,420
4-Door 4WD Renegade 17 21 $22,777 $24,370
4-Door 4WD Limited 16 22 $22,540 $24,110
2WD DX Manual
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2WD Manual DX 21 26 $14,880 $16,100
2WD Automatic DX 22 26 $15,618 $16,900
2WD Manual EX 21 26 $17,232 $18,650
2WD Automatic EX 22 26 $17,970 $19,450
4WD Automatic DX 21 24 $16,909 $18,300
4WD Automatic EX 21 24 $19,262 $20,850
2WD Manual w/Side Airbags EX 21 26 $17,463 $18,900
2WD Automatic w/Side Airbags EX 22 26 $18,201 $19,700
4WD Manual DX 21 24 $16,172 $17,500
4WD Manual EX 21 24 $18,524 $20,050
4WD Manual w/Side Airbags EX 21 24 $18,754 $20,300
4WD Automatic w/Side Airbags EX 21 24 $19,492 $21,100
Pricing
Invoice Price
$16,878
$14,880
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$17,910
$16,100
Monthly Payment Estimate
$299 / month
$268 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating Read Our Full Review
Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 19 mpg 21 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 24 mpg 26 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Sport Utility Vehicles 2WD Sport Utility
Interior Dimensions
Second Leg Room (in) 37.2 39.1
Front Head Room (in) 40.7 43.3
Second Hip Room (in) 47.4 47.6
Front Shoulder Room (in) 56.5 57.1
Passenger Capacity 5 4
Second Head Room (in) 42.1 39.4
Second Shoulder Room (in) 56.5 52.2
Front Leg Room (in) 40.8 41.0
Front Hip Room (in) 57.0 55.0
Passenger Volume (ft³) 104.0 103.6
Exterior Dimensions
Rear Door Opening Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 71.6 71.5
Track Width, Front (in) 60.0 62.1
Min Ground Clearance (in) 10.2 6.9
Length, Overall (in) 174.4 166.5
Rear Door Opening Width (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Height, Overall (in) 70.9 70.4
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Track Width, Rear (in) 59.7 62.3
Wheelbase (in) 104.3 101.4
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) - TBD - 46.0
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in) - TBD - 66.7
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³) 69.0 74.6
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in) NA N/A
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) 29.0 25.1
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in) - TBD - 38.7
Brakes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.3 11.1 x 0.9
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Brake ABS System NA NA
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) - TBD - 11.1 x 0.4
Brake Type Pwr Pwr
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 18.5 15.9
Steering
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 17.0 16.2
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 35.9 34.9
Steering Type Pwr rack & pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.42 3.26
Tires
Rear Tire Size P215/75R16 P215/70SR16
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size P215/75R16 P215/70SR16
Spare Tire Size P215/75R16 Compact
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) - TBD - NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 2000 1500
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) - TBD - NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 200 150
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3507 3352
Wheels
Front Wheel Material Steel Steel
Spare Wheel Material Steel - TBD -
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7.0 16 x 6.5
Spare Wheel Size (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Rear Wheel Material Steel Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7.0 16 x 6.5
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 10.1 7.6
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 600 - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 136 45
Engine
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 150 @ 5200 160 @ 5500
Engine Type Gas I4 Gas I4
Fuel System SMPI SMPI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 165 @ 4000 161 @ 4500
Engine Order Code ED1 NA
Displacement 2.4L 2.4L/144
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 19 21
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 24 26
Transmission
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Drivetrain 2-Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.52 3.58
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.25 2.04
Trans Order Code DDK NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 4.10 4.77
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00 1.03
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD Manual w/OD
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low NA -
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.85 3.53
Clutch Size (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.48 1.36
Trans Type 5 5
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High NA -
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.80 0.83
Summary
Body Style 4 Door 4 Door
Vehicle Name Jeep Liberty Honda Element
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) - TBD - 0.83
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) NA MacPherson Strut
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) NA - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD - 1.18
Suspension Type - Rear Coil springs Compact
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) Trailing arm Double Wishbone
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front Independant Control-Link
 
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