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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 4WD Manual LX 16 20 $19,785 $20,900
4-Door Automatic LX 16 22 $20,570 $21,700
4-Door 4WD Automatic LX 15 20 $22,420 $23,700
4-Door Automatic EX 16 22 $22,430 $24,100
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
Passenger Capacity 5 4
Second Head Room (in) 39.5 38.2
Second Shoulder Room (in) 58.4 55.6
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
Exterior Dimensions
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
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 -
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
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
Cargo Area Dimensions
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 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 Area Length @ Floor to Seat 4 (in) - NA
Cargo Volume to Seat 4 (ft³) - NA
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Console (in) - NA
Brakes
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Brake ABS System NA 4-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
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
Brake ABS System (Second Line) - NA
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 21.1 19.0
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) - NA
Aux Fuel Tank Location - NA
Fuel Tank Location - Behind Rear Axle
Steering
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall - TBD - -
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 36.4 34.8
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.66 -
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), At Lock - 13
Steering Ratio (:1), On Center - 16
Tires
Front Tire Size P245/70R16 P235/75R15
Spare Tire Size P245/70R16 - TBD -
Front Tire Order Code NA QES
Spare Tire Order Code NA - TBD -
Rear Tire Size P245/70R16 P235/75R15
Rear Tire Order Code NA QES
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Spare - - TBD -
Front Tire Capacity (lbs) - 3286
Spare Tire Capacity (lbs) - - TBD -
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Rear - 743
Rear Tire Capacity (lbs) - 3286
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Front - 743
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA 4100
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
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) - N/A
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) - N/A
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 4149 -
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Rear (lbs) - 2600
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
Wheels
Spare Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7 - TBD -
Rear Wheel Material Steel Aluminum
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
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
Fuel System MPFI MFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 217 @ 3000 250 @ 2800
Engine Order Code NA LU3
Displacement 3.5L/213 4.3L/262
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 192 @ 5500 190 @ 4400
Engine Type Gas V6 Gas V6
Engine Oil Cooler - Yes
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 20 22
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 16 16
Transmission
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
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
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.45 3.55
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.04 2.16
Trans Order Code NA M50
Trans PTO Access - NA
Transfer Case Power Take Off - NA
Trans Power Take Off - NA
Transfer Case Model - NA
Summary
Body Style 4 Door 2 Door
Vehicle Name Kia Sorento Chevrolet Blazer
Body Code - E55
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD - 1.30
Suspension Type - Rear Five-link 2-Stage Multi-Leaf
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
Axle Ratio (:1) - Front - 3.42
Spring Capacity - Rear (lbs) - 2600
Axle Type - Rear - Semi-Floating
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
Frame
Frame Type - Ladder w/Boxed Front End
Doors
Side Door Type - NA
 
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