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Selected Style 4-Door Manual
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Trim

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Manual 19 22 $13,177 $14,495
4-Door Manual EX EX 19 22 $13,865 $15,390
4-Door Automatic 19 21 $14,087 $15,495
4-Door Manual 4WD 19 23 $14,410 $15,995
4-Door Automatic EX EX 19 21 $14,775 $16,390
4-Door Manual 4WD EX EX 19 23 $14,835 $16,615
4-Door Automatic 4WD 19 22 $15,320 $16,995
4-Door Automatic 4WD EX EX 19 22 $15,745 $17,615
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Manual 20 25 $17,498 $19,988
4-Door Automatic 20 24 $18,287 $20,888
4-Door Manual 4WD 17 21 $19,345 $22,098
4-Door Automatic 4WD 19 22 $20,133 $22,998
4-Door 3.4L Automatic SR5 18 21 $21,604 $24,678
4-Door 3.4L Manual 4WD SR5 17 19 $22,594 $25,808
4-Door 3.4L Automatic 4WD SR5 17 19 $23,383 $26,708
4-Door 3.4L Automatic Limited 18 21 $27,645 $31,578
4-Door 3.4L Automatic 4WD Limited 17 19 $29,686 $33,908
Pricing
Invoice Price
$13,177
$17,498
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$14,495
$19,988
Monthly Payment Estimate
$242 / month
$333 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 19 mpg 20 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 22 mpg 25 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification 2WD Special Purpose Special Purpose
Interior Dimensions
Second Leg Room (in) 31.1 34.9
Front Head Room (in) 39.6 39.2
Second Hip Room (in) 50.4 51.4
Front Shoulder Room (in) 54.3 53.9
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Second Head Room (in) 37.6 38.7
Second Shoulder Room (in) 54.4 53.9
Front Leg Room (in) 44.5 43.1
Front Hip Room (in) 52.5 49.8
Passenger Volume (ft³) 125.7 87.1
Exterior Dimensions
Rear Door Opening Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 68.1 66.5
Track Width, Front (in) 56.7 59.3
Min Ground Clearance (in) 7.9 9.8
Length, Overall (in) 159.3 178.7
Rear Door Opening Width (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Height, Overall (in) 65.0 67.5
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Track Width, Rear (in) 56.7 58.9
Wheelbase (in) 104.3 105.3
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³) 25.8 44.6
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) 55.4 79.8
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 -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Brakes
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 9.31 x - TBD - - TBD -
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Brake ABS System Rear Wheel NA
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) NA NA
Brake Type Power Pwr
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 9.84 x - TBD - - TBD -
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 15.8 18.5
Steering
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.54 - TBD -
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall - TBD - - TBD -
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 34.8 37.4
Steering Type Variable Pwr Recirculating Ball Pwr Rack & Pinion
Tires
Rear Tire Size P205/75R15 P225/75R15
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size P205/75R15 P225/75R15
Spare Tire Size P205/75R15 P225/75R15
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 200 350
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 2000 3500
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 2000 3500
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 200 350
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3170 3440
Wheels
Front Wheel Material Steel Steel
Spare Wheel Material - TBD - Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6.0 15" x 7.0"
Spare Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6.0 15" x 7.0"
Rear Wheel Material Steel Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6.0 15" x 7.0"
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 7.9 - TBD -
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 70 - TBD -
Engine
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 130 @ 5500 150 @ 4800
Engine Type Gas I4 Gas I4
Fuel System MPFI EFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 127 @ 4000 177 @ 4000
Engine Order Code NA NA
Displacement 2.0L/122 2.7L/165
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 19 20
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 22 25
Transmission
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High NA NA
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.80 - TBD -
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Drivetrain 2 Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.45 - TBD -
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.02 - TBD -
Trans Order Code NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 4.78 - TBD -
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00 - TBD -
Trans Description Cont. Manual Manual w/OD
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low NA NA
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA - TBD -
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.72 - TBD -
Clutch Size (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.36 - TBD -
Trans Type 5-Speed 5
Summary
Vehicle Name Kia Sportage Toyota 4Runner
Body Style 4 Door 4 Door Base
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) NA - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) NA Double Wishbone
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear 4-Bar Link 4-Link
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) NA Coil-Spring
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front Double Wishbone Independent
 
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