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Selected Style 4-Door XE 2WD I4 Manual
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Trim

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door 2WD I4 Manual XE 19 24 $16,368 $17,599
4-Door 2WD V6 Manual XE 17 19 $17,438 $18,749
4-Door 2WD V6 Automatic XE 16 19 $18,368 $19,749
4-Door 2WD V6 Manual SE 17 19 $20,966 $22,799
4-Door 2WD V6 Automatic SE 16 19 $21,885 $23,799
4-Door 4WD V6 Manual XE 16 18 $19,298 $20,749
4-Door 4WD V6 Automatic XE 15 19 $20,228 $21,749
4-Door 4WD V6 Manual SE 16 18 $22,805 $24,799
4-Door 4WD V6 Automatic SE 15 19 $23,725 $25,799
4-Door ES
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door ES 17 20 $20,493 $22,527
4-Door LS 17 20 $22,534 $24,777
4-Door XLS 17 20 $24,935 $27,417
4-Door LTD 17 20 $27,203 $29,907
4-Door 4WD LS 17 20 $24,384 $26,807
4-Door 4WD XLS 17 20 $26,678 $29,327
4-Door 4WD LTD 15 18 $28,524 $31,357
Pricing
Invoice Price
$16,368
$20,493
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$17,599
$22,527
Monthly Payment Estimate
$293 / month
$375 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 19 mpg 17 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 24 mpg 20 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification 2WD Sport Utility 2WD Sport Utility Vehicle
Interior Dimensions
Second Hip Room (in) 51.9 50.8
Front Shoulder Room (in) 54.5 55.5
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Second Head Room (in) 37.8 37.3
Second Shoulder Room (in) 54.4 55.5
Front Leg Room (in) 41.4 42.8
Front Hip Room (in) 52.0 53.1
Passenger Volume (ft³) 115.8 93.6
Second Leg Room (in) 32.8 33.5
Front Head Room (in) 38.6 38.9
Exterior Dimensions
Track Width, Front (in) 60.0 55.9
Min Ground Clearance (in) 8.2 8.0
Length, Overall (in) 178.4 181.1
Rear Door Opening Width (in) 39.4 - TBD -
Height, Overall (in) 69.0 65.6
Liftover Height (in) 31.9 - TBD -
Track Width, Rear (in) 59.3 56.5
Wheelbase (in) 104.3 107.3
Rear Door Opening Height (in) 34.9 34.4
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 70.4 66.7
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) 36.7 38.2
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in) 69.5 71.0
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³) 65.6 98.2
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in) NA - N/A -
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³) NA NA
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) 41.7 37.8
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in) 38.2 38.2
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³) 44.5 39.4
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in) 47.0 - TBD -
Brakes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.14 x 1.10 10.9 x 0.95
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel NA
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) NA NA
Brake Type Power Power
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 11.61 x 1.97 10.6 x 2.42
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 19.4 19.5
Steering
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - 40.7
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 18.6 14.2 - 15.6
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 35.4 38.7
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Power Recirculating Ball
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.4 2.93
Tires
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size P235/70R15 P235/75R15
Spare Tire Size P235/70R15 P235/75R15
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size P235/70R15 P235/75R15
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 3500 5000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 3500 NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 350 500
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 350 NA
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3553 3810
Wheels
Spare Wheel Material - TBD - Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 15" x 7.0" 15 x 6
Spare Wheel Size (in) 15" x 7.0" 15 X 6
Rear Wheel Material Steel Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 15" x 7.0" 15 x 6
Front Wheel Material Steel Steel
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 9.0 9.5
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 490 520
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 70 85
Engine
Engine Type Gas I4 Gas V6
Fuel System EFI SMPI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 154 @ 4000 148 @ 2750
Engine Order Code NA 6G72
Displacement 2.4L/146 3.0L/181.0
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 143 @ 5200 132 @ 5500
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 24 20
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 19 17
Transmission
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.66 2.720
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.25 1.495
Trans Order Code NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.70 4.636
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00 0.731
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD Automatic w/OD,
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low NA NA
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.59 2.842
Clutch Size (in) 9.45 NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.42 1.000
Trans Type 5 4
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High NA NA
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.82 NA
Trans Description Cont. Again NA Electronic
Summary
Body Style 4 Door 4-Door Wagon
Vehicle Name Nissan Xterra Mitsubishi Montero Sport
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 30.2 30
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 1.06 1.22
Suspension Type - Rear Rigid Axle 3-Link
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Leaf Springs w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 30.2 30
Suspension Type - Front Independent Strut Double A-arms
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 0.87 0.87
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs w/Torsion Bar
 
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