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Selected Style 4-Door LX Manual
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Transmission

Drivetrain

Trim

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Manual LX 16 20 $18,010 $18,995
4-Door Automatic LX 16 22 $20,570 $21,700
4-Door Automatic EX 16 22 $22,430 $24,100
4-Door 4WD Manual LX 16 20 $19,785 $20,900
4-Door 4WD Automatic LX 15 20 $22,420 $23,700
4-Door 4WD Automatic EX 15 20 $24,180 $25,995
2-Door
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Drivetrain

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door 16 22 $19,281 $21,305
2-Door 4WD 15 19 $21,996 $24,305
Pricing
Invoice Price
$18,010
$19,281
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$18,995
$21,305
Monthly Payment Estimate
$317 / month
$355 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 16 mpg 16 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 20 mpg 22 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification 2WD Sport Utility Vehicle -
Rear Door Type - Tailgate
Interior Dimensions
Front Leg Room (in) 42.6 42.4
Front Hip Room (in) 55.3 52.0
Passenger Volume (ft³) 105.8 -
Second Leg Room (in) 36.1 35.6
Front Head Room (in) 39.7 39.6
Second Hip Room (in) 58.0 40.5
Front Shoulder Room (in) 58.9 57.7
Passenger Capacity 5 4
Second Head Room (in) 39.5 38.2
Second Shoulder Room (in) 58.4 55.6
Exterior Dimensions
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - -
Track Width, Rear (in) 62.2 -
Wheelbase (in) 106.7 100.5
Rear Door Opening Height (in) - TBD - NA
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 73.3 67.8
Track Width, Front (in) 62.2 -
Min Ground Clearance (in) 8.2 -
Length, Overall (in) 179.8 -
Rear Door Opening Width (in) - TBD - NA
Height, Overall (in) 68.1 65.20
Side Door Opening Height (in) - NA
Ground Clearance, Rear (in) - 8.1
Step Up Height - Front (in) - NA
Overhang, Rear w/bumper (in) - 42.0
Ground Clearance, Front (in) - 8.4
Side Door Opening Width (in) - NA
Overhang, Front (in) - 34.80
Step Up Height - Side (in) - NA
Ground to Top of Load Floor (in) - 28.4
Length, Overall w/rear bumper (in) - 177.3
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in) - TBD - 28.5
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³) 31.4 29.8
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in) - TBD - NA
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) - TBD - 33.5
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in) - TBD - 68.5
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³) 66.4 60.6
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in) NA NA
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³) NA NA
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) - TBD - 38.7
Cargo Volume to Seat 4 (ft³) - NA
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Console (in) - NA
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 4 (in) - NA
Brakes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 12.4 x - TBD - 11.6 x 0.79
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) 11.8 x - TBD - 10.82 x 1.14
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Brake ABS System NA 4-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Brake ABS System (Second Line) - NA
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 21.1 19.0
Aux Fuel Tank Location - NA
Fuel Tank Location - Behind Rear Axle
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) - NA
Steering
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.66 -
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall - TBD - -
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 36.4 34.8
Steering Ratio (:1), At Lock - 13
Steering Ratio (:1), On Center - 16
Tires
Spare Tire Order Code NA - TBD -
Rear Tire Size P245/70R16 P235/75R15
Rear Tire Order Code NA QES
Front Tire Size P245/70R16 P235/75R15
Spare Tire Size P245/70R16 - TBD -
Front Tire Order Code NA QES
Spare Tire Capacity (lbs) - - TBD -
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Rear - 743
Rear Tire Capacity (lbs) - 3286
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Front - 743
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Spare - - TBD -
Front Tire Capacity (lbs) - 3286
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 350 350
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA 615
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 3500 3500
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA 4100
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) - N/A
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) - N/A
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 4149 -
Curb Weight - Rear (lbs) - 1600
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Front (lbs) - 2200
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) - 8000
Curb Weight - Front (lbs) - 1924
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap (lbs) - 4450
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Rear (lbs) - 2600
Wheels
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7 15 x 7
Front Wheel Material Steel Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7 15 x 7
Spare Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7 - TBD -
Rear Wheel Material Steel Aluminum
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 11.6 11.7
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 120 100
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 600 525
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (2nd) - NA
Maximum Alternator Watts - NA
Engine
Displacement 3.5L/213 4.3L/262
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 192 @ 5500 190 @ 4400
Engine Type Gas V6 Gas V6
Fuel System MPFI MFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 217 @ 3000 250 @ 2800
Engine Order Code NA LU3
Engine Oil Cooler - Yes
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 20 22
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 16 16
Transmission
Clutch Size (in) - TBD - 11.0
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.29 1.40
Trans Type 5 5
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High NA NA
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.79 0.73
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.45 3.55
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.04 2.16
Trans Order Code NA M50
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 4.67 -
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00 1.00
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD Manual w/OD
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low NA NA
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.75 3.49
Transfer Case Power Take Off - NA
Trans Power Take Off - NA
Transfer Case Model - NA
Trans PTO Access - NA
Summary
Vehicle Name Kia Sorento Chevrolet Blazer
Body Style 4 Door 2 Door
Body Code - E55
Suspension
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs -
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - 1.81
Suspension Type - Front Double Wishbone Coil
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) - TBD - 0.91
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs -
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - 1.81
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD - 1.30
Suspension Type - Rear Five-link 2-Stage Multi-Leaf
Axle Capacity - Rear (lbs) - 2900
Spring Capacity - Front (lbs) - 2200
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear - 3.42
Axle Type - Front - Independent
Axle Capacity - Front (lbs) - 2400
Axle Ratio (:1) - Front - 3.42
Spring Capacity - Rear (lbs) - 2600
Axle Type - Rear - Semi-Floating
Frame
Frame Type - Ladder w/Boxed Front End
Doors
Side Door Type - NA
 
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