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Selected Style 4-Door XE 2WD I4 Manual
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door 2WD I4 Manual XE 19 24 $17,402 $18,400
4-Door 2WD V6 Manual XE 17 20 $18,726 $19,800
4-Door 2WD V6 Automatic XE 17 21 $19,671 $20,800
4-Door 4WD V6 Manual XE 17 20 $20,617 $21,800
4-Door 4WD V6 Automatic XE 16 20 $21,563 $22,800
4-Door 2WD V6 Automatic SE 17 21 $23,476 $25,100
4-Door 2WD SC V6 Automatic SE 15 19 $24,691 $26,400
4-Door 4WD V6 Automatic SE 16 20 $25,347 $27,100
4-Door 4WD SC V6 Automatic SE 15 18 $26,562 $28,400
4-Door ST
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door ST 16 21 $24,011 $26,215
4-Door SLT 16 21 $26,161 $28,630
4-Door 4WD ST 14 18 $26,351 $28,805
4-Door 4WD SLT 14 18 $28,501 $31,220
4-Door Limited 14 18 $29,636 $32,535
4-Door 4WD Limited 14 18 $31,447 $34,530
Pricing
Invoice Price
$17,402
$24,011
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$18,400
$26,215
Monthly Payment Estimate
$307 / month
$437 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 19 mpg 16 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 24 mpg 21 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification 2WD Sport Utility 2WD Sport Utility Vehicle
Interior Dimensions
Front Leg Room (in) 41.4 41.5
Front Hip Room (in) 52.0 58.7
Second Leg Room (in) 32.8 37.4
Front Head Room (in) 38.6 40.8
Passenger Volume (ft³) 50.2 108.7
Second Hip Room (in) 51.9 57.2
Front Shoulder Room (in) 54.5 59.3
Second Head Room (in) 37.8 39.2
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Second Shoulder Room (in) 54.4 59.6
Exterior Dimensions
Liftover Height (in) 32.3 34.4
Track Width, Rear (in) 59.3 64.4
Wheelbase (in) 104.3 119.2
Rear Door Opening Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 70.4 76.0
Track Width, Front (in) 60.0 64.4
Min Ground Clearance (in) 9.4 8.7
Length, Overall (in) 178.0 200.8
Rear Door Opening Width (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Height, Overall (in) 73.7 74.3
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in) 44.5 - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³) 44.5 68.4
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) 36.7 - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in) 65.6 - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³) 65.6 102.4
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in) NA - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³) NA 20.1
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) 39.4 81.3
Brakes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) NA 13.8 x .87
Brake Type Pwr Pwr
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 10.2 x 1 NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.2 x 1 13.2 x 1.1
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes NA
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) NA Yes
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 19.4 27
Steering
Steering Type Pwr Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.7 - TBD -
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) NA 37.5
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 17.6 15.6
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 35.4 39.9
Tires
Spare Tire Order Code NA TTH
Rear Tire Size P265/70R15 P245/70R17
Rear Tire Order Code NA TTH
Front Tire Size P265/70R15 P245/70R17
Spare Tire Size P265/70R15 P245/70R17
Front Tire Order Code NA TTH
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 350 370
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 3500 3700
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3589 4583
Wheels
Rear Wheel Size (in) 15 x 7.0 17 x 7
Front Wheel Material Steel Steel
Spare Wheel Material Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 15 x 7.0 17 x 7
Spare Wheel Size (in) 15 x 7.0 17 x - TBD -
Rear Wheel Material Steel Steel
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) NA - TBD -
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 70 136
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - 600
Engine
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 154 @ 4000 235 @ 4000
Engine Order Code NA EKG
Displacement 2.4L/146 3.7L/226
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 143 @ 5200 210 @ 5200
Engine Type Gas I4 Gas V6
Fuel System EFI SMPI
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 24 21
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 19 16
Transmission
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.59 2.84
Clutch Size (in) - TBD - NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.42 1.00
Trans Type 5 4
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.82 - TBD -
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.66 - TBD -
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.25 1.57
Trans Order Code NA DG6
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 4.88 3.92
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00 0.69
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD Automatic w/OD
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low - NA
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High - NA
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) - NA
Summary
Body Style 4 Door 4 Door
Vehicle Name Nissan Xterra Dodge Durango
Suspension
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) Leaf springs w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) NA - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front Double wishbone Independent
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) NA w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) NA - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear NA Solid Axle
 
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