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4-Door Manual LS
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Manual LS 22 28 $16,974 $17,999
4-Door Sportronic Automatic LS 21 26 $17,960 $19,049
4-Door AWD Manual LS 21 27 $18,772 $19,899
4-Door Sportronic Automatic XLS 21 26 $19,491 $20,679
4-Door AWD Sportronic Automatic LS 21 25 $19,758 $20,949
4-Door AWD Sportronic Automatic XLS 21 25 $22,088 $23,429
4-Door Sportronic Automatic Limited 21 26 $22,262 $23,629
4-Door AWD Sportronic Automatic Limited 21 25 $24,016 $25,479
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4-Door 2.5 Manual X
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door 2.5 Manual X 23 30 $19,843 $21,445
4-Door 2.5 Automatic X 22 28 $20,570 $22,245
4-Door 2.5 Manual XS 23 30 $21,942 $23,845
4-Door 2.5 Automatic XS 22 28 $22,669 $24,645
4-Door 2.5 Manual w/Moonroof XS 23 30 $22,850 $24,845
4-Door 2.5 Automatic w/Moonroof XS 22 28 $23,577 $25,645
4-Door 2.5 Manual XT 19 24 $23,856 $25,845
4-Door 2.5 Automatic XS L.L. Bean Edition 22 28 $24,393 $26,545
4-Door 2.5 Automatic XT 20 23 $24,583 $26,645
4-Door 2.5 Manual XT w/Premium Pkg 19 24 $25,395 $27,545
4-Door 2.5 Automatic XT w/Premium Pkg 20 23 $26,122 $28,345
Pricing
Invoice Price
$16,974
$19,843
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$17,999
$21,445
Monthly Payment Estimate
$300 / month
$357 / month
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
Fuel Economy
City
22 mpg 23 mpg
Highway
28 mpg 30 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification
2WD Sport Utility 4WD Sport Utility
Interior Dimensions
Front Leg Room (in)
42.3 43.6
Front Hip Room (in)
51.5 51.6
Passenger Volume (ft³)
96.1 93.5
Second Leg Room (in)
35.5 33.7
Front Head Room (in)
38.9 39.8
Second Hip Room (in)
51.8 51.6
Front Shoulder Room (in)
56.1 53.5
Passenger Capacity
5 5
Second Head Room (in)
38.2 39.8
Second Shoulder Room (in)
54.4 53.6
Exterior Dimensions
Liftover Height (in)
NA 27.4
Track Width, Rear (in)
59.3 58.5
Wheelbase (in)
103.3 99.4
Rear Door Opening Height (in)
NA 32.8
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)
68.9 68.3
Track Width, Front (in)
58.9 58.9
Min Ground Clearance (in)
8.3 7.5
Length, Overall (in)
179 175.2
Rear Door Opening Width (in)
NA 38.4
Height, Overall (in)
63.2 65.0
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in)
NA 37.8
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³)
NA 32.0
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in)
NA - TBD -
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in)
NA 33.7
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in)
NA 67.6
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³)
60.3 64.1
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in)
NA NA
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³)
NA NA
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in)
NA 37.0
Brakes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
14.0 x - TBD - NA
Brake Type
Pwr Power
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
NA 9.0 x 1.4
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
16.0 x - TBD - 11.4 x 0.94
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
NA Yes
Brake ABS System
NA 4-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Yes NA
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
15.7 15.9
Steering
Steering Type
Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering)
2.74 3.0
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft)
39.4 37.4
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall
51.45 Variable
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)
37.4 34.8
Tires
Spare Tire Order Code
NA NA
Rear Tire Size
P225/60R16 P215/60HR16
Rear Tire Order Code
NA NA
Front Tire Size
P225/60R16 P215/60HR16
Spare Tire Size
T135/90D16 P215/60HR16
Front Tire Order Code
NA NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
150 200
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
NA NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
1500 2400
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
NA NA
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs)
3241 3090
Wheels
Rear Wheel Size (in)
16 x 6 16 x 6.5
Front Wheel Material
Steel Steel
Spare Wheel Material
Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in)
16 x 6 16 x 6.5
Spare Wheel Size (in)
16 x - TBD - 16 x 6.5
Rear Wheel Material
Steel Steel
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts)
6.3 7.3
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
110 75
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
- TBD - 356
Engine
Displacement
2.4L/143 2.5L/150
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
160 @ 5750 165 @ 5600
Engine Type
Gas I4 Gas Flat 4-Cyl
Fuel System
MPFI SMPI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
162 @ 4000 166 @ 4000
Engine Order Code
4G69 NA
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
28 30
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
22 23
Transmission
Clutch Size (in)
NA 8.86
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.38 1.45
Trans Type
5 5
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High
NA -
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.08 0.78
Trans Description Cont. Again
NA NA
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
NA NA
Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive All Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1)
3.36 3.33
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
1.95 2.06
Trans Order Code
NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
4.31 4.11
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.03 1.09
Trans Description Cont.
Manual Manual w/OD
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low
NA -
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1)
3.58 3.45
Summary
Vehicle Name
Mitsubishi Outlander Subaru Forester (Natl)
Body Style
4-Door Wagon 4 Door
Suspension
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
NA w/Parallel Links
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm)
- TBD - 32
Suspension Type - Front
MacPherson Strut HD Raised
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in)
0.60 0.67
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
Coil Springs w/Lower L-Arms
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm)
- TBD - 32
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in)
1.06 0.83
Suspension Type - Rear
Multi-Link HD Raised

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