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Selected Style 4-Door ES
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Trim

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door ES 18 22 $21,242 $22,907
4-Door LS 18 22 $23,772 $25,637
4-Door XLS 17 21 $25,598 $27,607
4-Door LTD 17 21 $29,041 $31,317
4-Door 4WD ES 17 20 $23,382 $25,217
4-Door 4WD LS 17 20 $25,758 $27,777
4-Door 4WD XLS 16 18 $27,474 $29,627
4-Door 4WD LTD 16 18 $30,489 $32,887
4-Door SL 2WD V6 CVT Automatic w/Options
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door 2WD V6 CVT Automatic SL 20 25 $25,490 $28,199
4-Door 2WD V6 CVT Automatic SE 20 25 $26,213 $28,999
4-Door AWD V6 CVT Automatic SL 20 24 $26,936 $29,799
4-Door AWD V6 CVT Automatic SE 20 24 $27,659 $30,599
Pricing
Invoice Price
$21,242
$25,490
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$22,907
$28,199
Monthly Payment Estimate
$382 / month
$470 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 18 mpg 20 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 22 mpg 25 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification 2WD Sport Utility 2WD Sport Utility
Interior Dimensions
Front Hip Room (in) 53.1 56.2
Passenger Volume (ft³) 93.6 109.9
Second Leg Room (in) 33.5 36.1
Front Head Room (in) 38.9 40.7
Second Hip Room (in) 50.8 56.6
Front Shoulder Room (in) 55.5 59.6
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Second Head Room (in) 38.5 39.7
Second Shoulder Room (in) 55.5 59.1
Front Leg Room (in) 42.8 43.4
Exterior Dimensions
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - 30.4
Track Width, Rear (in) 56.5 64.0
Wheelbase (in) 107.3 111.2
Rear Door Opening Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 66.7 74.0
Track Width, Front (in) 55.9 64.2
Min Ground Clearance (in) 7.7 7.0
Length, Overall (in) 181.1 187.6
Rear Door Opening Width (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Height, Overall (in) 67.7 66.5
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³) 43.4 32.6
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) 79.3 81.6
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³) - TBD - NA
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Brakes
Brake Type Pwr Pwr
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) - TBD - NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.9 x - TBD - 12.6 x 1.1
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes NA
Brake ABS System NA 4-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) NA Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.6 x - TBD - 12.13 x 0.63
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 19.5 21.7
Steering
Steering Type Pwr Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.0 3.2
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) NA NA
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 14.2 - 15.6 18.6
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 38.7 37.4
Tires
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size P235/75R15 P235/65R18
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size P235/75R15 P235/65R18
Spare Tire Size P235/75SR15 T165/90D/18
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) - TBD - 350
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) - TBD - 3500
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3835 3801
Wheels
Rear Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6 18 x 7.5
Front Wheel Material Steel Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6 18 x 7.5
Spare Wheel Size (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Rear Wheel Material Steel Aluminum
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) - TBD - 9.2
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) NA - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 90 110
Engine
Displacement 3.0L/181.0 3.5L/213
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 165 @ 5250 245 @ 5800
Engine Type Gas V6 Gas V6
Fuel System SMPI SMFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 186 @ 4000 246 @ 4400
Engine Order Code NA NA
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 18 20
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 22 25
Transmission
Clutch Size (in) NA NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1) - TBD - NA
Trans Type 4 1
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High NA NA
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Reverse Ratio (:1) - TBD - 1.766
Second Gear Ratio (:1) - TBD - NA
Trans Order Code NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) - TBD - 5.17
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) - TBD - NA
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD CVT Automatic
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low NA NA
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) - TBD - NA
Summary
Vehicle Name Mitsubishi Montero Sport Nissan Murano
Body Style 4-Door Wagon 4 Door
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - NA
Suspension Type - Front Independent Independent Strut
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 22.0 20
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Torsion Bars w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - NA
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 31.0 26
Suspension Type - Rear Multi-Link NA
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs NA
 
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