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Selected Style 2WD 4-Door I4 Manual LX
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2WD 4-Door I4 Manual LX 20 25 $16,660 $16,995
2WD 4-Door I4 Automatic LX 20 25 $19,320 $19,995
2WD 4-Door V6 Automatic LX 18 23 $20,290 $20,995
2WD 4-Door V6 Automatic EX 18 23 $20,650 $21,995
4WD 4-Door I4 Manual LX 19 24 $19,800 $20,495
4WD 4-Door V6 Automatic LX 18 23 $21,730 $22,495
4WD 4-Door V6 Automatic EX 18 23 $22,060 $23,495
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
FWD 4-Door S 22 27 $19,507 $20,460
FWD 4-Door SL 22 27 $20,558 $22,050
AWD 4-Door S 21 26 $20,695 $21,710
AWD 4-Door SL 21 26 $21,720 $23,300
FWD 4-Door S Krom Edition 22 27 $22,855 $24,060
AWD 4-Door S Krom Edition 21 26 $24,043 $25,310
Pricing
Invoice Price
$16,660
$19,507
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$16,995
$20,460
Monthly Payment Estimate
$283 / month
$341 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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TCC's Bottom Line Value—not trend-setting design or class-leading performance—is the reason to keep the 2010 Kia Sportage on your list. The 2010 Nissan Rogue doesn’t wow in any respect, but provided you don’t expect driving excitement its solid set of features, safety, and decent performance won’t let you down.
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 20 mpg 22 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 25 mpg 27 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification 2WD Sport Utility Vehicle FWD Sport Utility
Interior Dimensions
Front Head Room (in) 40.7 40.4
Passenger Volume (ft³) 103.9 97.5
Second Hip Room (in) 54.6 51.2
Front Shoulder Room (in) 56.7 55.9
Second Head Room (in) 39.4 38.3
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Second Shoulder Room (in) 56.3 53.6
Front Leg Room (in) 42.1 42.5
Front Hip Room (in) 54.6 53.1
Second Leg Room (in) 37.2 35.3
Exterior Dimensions
Track Width, Front (in) 60.6 60.6
Min Ground Clearance (in) 7.7 8.3
Length, Overall (in) 171.3 182.9
Rear Door Opening Width (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Height, Overall (in) 66.7 65.3
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - 30.0
Track Width, Rear (in) 60.6 61.0
Wheelbase (in) 103.5 105.9
Rear Door Opening Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 70.9 70.9
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) - TBD - 31.1
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³) 66.6 57.9
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 - 37.8
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³) 23.6 28.9
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in) - TBD - 55.2
Brakes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.0 x - TBD - 11.8 x 1.0
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) 10.3 x - TBD - 11.7 x 0.6
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) 15.3 15.9
Steering
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - 39.0
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall - TBD - 17.0
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 35.4 37.4
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.1 3.1
Tires
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size P215/65R16 P215/70R16
Spare Tire Size Temporary T155/90D16
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size P215/65R16 P215/70R16
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 100 100
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 1000 1000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3230 3281
Wheels
Spare Wheel Material Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6.5 16 x 6.5
Spare Wheel Size (in) Temporary Compact
Rear Wheel Material Alloy Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6.5 16 x 6.5
Front Wheel Material Alloy Steel
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 7.3 - TBD -
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) - TBD - 110
Engine
Displacement 2.0L/121 2.5L/- TBD -
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 140 @ 6000 170 @ 6000
Engine Type Gas I4 Gas I4
Fuel System NA SMPI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 136 @ 4500 175 @ 4400
Engine Order Code NA QR25DE
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 25 27
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 20 22
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG) 22 24
Transmission
Clutch Size (in) - TBD - NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.33 NA
Trans Type 5 1
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High NA NA
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.82 NA
Trans Description Cont. Again NA Automatic (CVT)
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.46 1.75
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.06 NA
Trans Order Code NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 4.53 6.12
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.06 NA
Trans Description Cont. Manual Continuously Variable
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low NA NA
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.64 NA
Summary
Vehicle Name Kia Sportage Nissan Rogue
Body Style 4 Door 4 Door
Suspension
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) MacPherson Strut w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - NA
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD - 0.91
Suspension Type - Rear Independent Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) Multi-Link NA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - NA
Suspension Type - Front Independent Independent Strut
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) - TBD - 0.75
Emissions
Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year 8.5 7.8
EPA Greenhouse Gas Score 6 7
 
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