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Selected Style 4-Door Wagon S
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Wagon S 12 16 $31,259 $34,350
4-Door Wagon SE 12 16 $34,899 $38,350
4-Door Wagon HSE 12 16 $36,719 $40,350
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door SUV 17 23 $32,161 $35,700
4-Door SUV Touring Pkg 17 23 $34,501 $38,300
4-Door SUV Touring Pkg RES 17 23 $35,852 $39,800
4-Door SUV Touring Pkg w/Navigation System 17 23 $36,482 $40,500
4-Door SUV Touring Pkg RES w/Navigation System 17 23 $37,832 $42,000
Pricing
Invoice Price
$31,259
$32,161
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$34,350
$35,700
Monthly Payment Estimate
$573 / month
$595 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
The Car Connection's Take
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 12 mpg 17 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 16 mpg 23 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification 4WD Sport Utility Vehicle Special Purpose Vehicle
Interior Dimensions
Third Shoulder Room (in) NA 58.6
Second Leg Room (in) 37.3 37.8
Front Head Room (in) 40.4 38.7
Second Hip Room (in) - TBD - 56.3
Front Shoulder Room (in) 58.3 61.2
Passenger Capacity 5 7
Third Leg Room (in) NA 29.3
Second Head Room (in) 40.1 39.0
Third Hip Room (in) NA 48.5
Second Shoulder Room (in) 57.3 61.1
Front Leg Room (in) 42.3 41.5
Third Head Room (in) NA 36.3
Front Hip Room (in) - TBD - 56.9
Passenger Volume (ft³) - TBD - 161.5
Exterior Dimensions
Height, Overall (in) 76.4 68.7
Liftover Height (in) 27.0 - TBD -
Track Width, Rear (in) 61.4 66.5
Wheelbase (in) 100.0 106.3
Rear Door Opening Height (in) 41.5 - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 74.4 77.0
Track Width, Front (in) 60.6 66.3
Min Ground Clearance (in) 8.2 8.0
Length, Overall (in) 185.2 188.5
Rear Door Opening Width (in) 47.2 - TBD -
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³) 40.5 49.6
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) 63.3 81.5
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³) NA 14.8
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Brakes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.7 x - TBD - 11.8 x 1.1
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Brake ABS System Four-Wheel 4-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.97 x - TBD - 12.3 x 0.4
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) 24.6 19.2
Steering
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 19.3 16.9
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 39.0 37.2
Steering Type Pwr Worm & Roller Variable Pwr
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.5 3.22
Tires
Rear Tire Size 255/65HR16 P235/65R17
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size 255/65HR16 P235/65R17
Spare Tire Size 255/65HR16 Compact
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 550 - TBD -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 1650 3500
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 5500 - TBD -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) - TBD - 350
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 4908 4420
Wheels
Front Wheel Material Aluminum Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material Alloy - TBD -
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 8 17 x 6.5
Spare Wheel Size (in) 16 x 8 - TBD -
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 8 17 x 6.5
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) - TBD - 9.5
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 130 130
Engine
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 217 @ 4750 260 @ 5750
Engine Type Gas V8 Gas V6
Fuel System SMPI PGM-FI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 300 @ 2600 250 @ 3500-5000
Engine Order Code NA NA
Displacement 4.6L/278 3.5L/214
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 12 17
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 16 23
Transmission
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Drivetrain Four-Wheel Drive 4 Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.09 1.889
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.48 1.566
Trans Order Code NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.54 4.375
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.73 0.729
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD Automatic w/OD
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low 3.27 - TBD -
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 2.48 2.693
Clutch Size (in) NA NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00 1.023
Trans Type 4 5
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High 1.21 - TBD -
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) NA 0.531
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) - NA
Summary
Body Style 4 Door 4 Door
Vehicle Name Land Rover Discovery Acura MDX
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 0.75 0.79
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Panhard Rod w/L-Arm
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 1.20 0.91
Suspension Type - Rear Trailing Arms Multilink
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Watt's Linkage w/Trailing Arm
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front Radius Arms Independent Strut
 
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