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Selected Style 2WD 4-Door LX Base
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2WD 4-Door Base LX 17 23 $19,050 $19,995
2WD 4-Door LX 17 23 $21,420 $22,595
2WD 4-Door EX 17 23 $22,620 $24,295
4WD 4-Door LX 17 22 $23,270 $24,595
4WD 4-Door EX 17 22 $24,370 $26,195
2WD 4-Door SXT
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2WD 4-Door SXT 18 24 $18,179 $19,350
4WD 4-Door SXT 18 24 $19,714 $21,010
2WD 4-Door R/T 18 24 $21,282 $22,760
2WD 4-Door SLT 18 24 $21,282 $22,760
4WD 4-Door R/T 17 23 $22,817 $24,420
4WD 4-Door SLT 17 23 $22,817 $24,420
Pricing
Invoice Price
$19,050
$18,179
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$19,995
$19,350
Monthly Payment Estimate
$333 / month
$323 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
The Car Connection's Take
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 17 mpg 18 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 23 mpg 24 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification 2WD Sport Utility Vehicle Special Purpose 2WD
Interior Dimensions
Front Hip Room (in) 55.3 56.8
Passenger Volume (ft³) 105.8 - TBD -
Second Leg Room (in) 36.1 37.7
Front Head Room (in) 39.7 40.6
Second Hip Room (in) 58.0 47.4
Front Shoulder Room (in) 58.9 57.2
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Second Head Room (in) 39.5 40.8
Second Shoulder Room (in) 58.4 56.4
Front Leg Room (in) 42.6 40.8
Exterior Dimensions
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Track Width, Rear (in) 62.2 61.0
Wheelbase (in) 106.7 108.8
Rear Door Opening Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 73.3 73.1
Track Width, Front (in) 62.2 61.0
Min Ground Clearance (in) 8.2 - TBD -
Length, Overall (in) 180.7 178.9
Rear Door Opening Width (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Height, Overall (in) 68.1 69.9
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³) 31.7 32.1
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) - TBD - 65.2
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in) NA - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³) NA NA
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Brakes
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 - 11.9 x 1.1
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 12.4 x - TBD - 12.44 x 0.47
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 21.1 19.5
Steering
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.68 3.42
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall - TBD - 17.36
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 35.4 36.3
Tires
Spare Tire Order Code NA TBC
Rear Tire Size P245/70R16 P225/75R16
Rear Tire Order Code NA TRY
Front Tire Size P245/70R16 P225/75R16
Spare Tire Size P245/70R16 Compact
Front Tire Order Code NA TRY
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 500 350
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 500 350
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 5000 3500
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 5000 3500
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 4083 3931
Wheels
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7 16 x 7.0
Front Wheel Material Aluminum Steel
Spare Wheel Material - TBD - Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7 16 x 7.0
Spare Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7 Compact
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum Steel
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) - TBD - 10.3
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - 600
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) - TBD - 160
Engine
Displacement 3.8L/231 3.7L/226
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 262 @ 6000 210 @ 5200
Engine Type Gas V6 Gas V6
Fuel System MPFI EFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 260 @ 4500 235 @ 4000
Engine Order Code NA EKG
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 17 18
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 23 24
Transmission
Clutch Size (in) NA - TBD -
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.52 1.25
Trans Type 5 6
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High NA -
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.83 1.00
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Drivetrain 2 Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.61 4.06
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.37 2.61
Trans Order Code NA DEH
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.33 3.21
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00 1.72
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD Manual
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low NA -
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA 0.84
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.83 4.46
Summary
Vehicle Name Kia Sorento Dodge Nitro
Body Style 4 Door 4 Door
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front Independent Independent
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) Double Wishbone w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear Independent Solid Axle
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) 5-link w/Coil Springs
 
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