Compare 2003 Pontiac Aztek vs 2003 Subaru Forester

2003 Pontiac Aztek
2003 Subaru Forester
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4-Door All Purpose FWD
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door All Purpose FWD 19 26 $19,096 $20,870
4-Door All Purpose AWD 18 24 $21,795 $23,820
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4-Door 2.5 Manual X
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door 2.5 Manual X 21 27 $19,044 $20,845
4-Door 2.5 Automatic X 21 27 $19,763 $21,645
4-Door 2.5 Manual XS 21 27 $20,987 $23,095
4-Door 2.5 Automatic XS 21 27 $21,706 $23,895
4-Door 2.5 Manual w/Premium Pkg XS 21 27 $21,883 $24,095
4-Door 2.5 Automatic w/Premium Pkg XS 21 27 $22,602 $24,895
4-Door 2.5 Automatic w/Prem Pkg & Lthr XS 21 27 $23,274 $25,645
Pricing
Invoice Price
$19,096
$19,044
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$20,870
$20,845
Monthly Payment Estimate
$348 / month
$347 / month
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
Fuel Economy
City
19 mpg 21 mpg
Highway
26 mpg 27 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification
Sport Utility Vehicle 4WD Sport Utility
Interior Dimensions
Front Hip Room (in)
58.5 51.6
Second Leg Room (in)
38.0 33.7
Front Head Room (in)
39.7 39.8
Passenger Volume (ft³)
105 93.5
Second Hip Room (in)
61.0 51.6
Front Shoulder Room (in)
58.7 53.5
Second Head Room (in)
39.1 39.8
Passenger Capacity
5 5
Second Shoulder Room (in)
58.8 53.6
Front Leg Room (in)
40.5 43.6
Exterior Dimensions
Track Width, Rear (in)
63.8 58.5
Wheelbase (in)
108.3 99.4
Liftover Height (in)
- TBD - 27.4
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)
73.7 68.3
Track Width, Front (in)
62.7 58.9
Min Ground Clearance (in)
7.2 7.5
Length, Overall (in)
182.1 175.2
Height, Overall (in)
66.7 62.6
Rear Door Opening Height (in)
- 32.8
Rear Door Opening Width (in)
- 38.4
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down (ft³)
93.5 -
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Up (ft³)
45.4 -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in)
- - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³)
- 32.0
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in)
- - TBD -
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in)
- 33.7
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in)
- - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³)
- 64.1
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in)
- NA
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³)
- N/A
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in)
- 37.0
Brakes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
9.8 x 1.8 9.0 x 1.4
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
10.8 x 1.2 10.8 x 0.9
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Brake ABS System
NA 4-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
NA NA
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
NA NA
Brake Type
Pwr Power
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
18.0 15.9
Steering
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering)
3.05 3.0
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft)
- TBD - 37.4
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall
- TBD - 16.3
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)
36.4 34.7
Steering Type
Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Tires
Spare Tire Order Code
NA NA
Rear Tire Size
P215/70R16 P215/60HR16
Rear Tire Order Code
QRD NA
Front Tire Size
P215/70R16 P215/60HR16
Spare Tire Size
- TBD - P215/60HR16
Front Tire Order Code
QRD NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
- TBD - 176
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
- TBD - NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
- TBD - 2400
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
- TBD - NA
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs)
3779 3090
Wheels
Rear Wheel Size (in)
16 x 6.5 16 x 6.5
Front Wheel Material
Steel Steel
Spare Wheel Material
- TBD - Steel
Front Wheel Size (in)
16 x 6.5 16 x 6.5
Spare Wheel Size (in)
- TBD - 16 x 6.5
Rear Wheel Material
Steel Steel
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts)
- TBD - 6.0
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
- TBD - 356
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
105 90
Engine
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
210 @ 4000 166 @ 4000
Engine Order Code
LA1 NA
Displacement
3.4L/204 2.5L/150
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
185 @ 5200 165 @ 5600
Engine Type
Gas V6 Gas Flat 4-Cyl
Fuel System
SFI SMPI
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
26 27
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
19 21
Transmission
Clutch Size (in)
NA 8.86
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.000 1.45
Trans Type
4 5
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
NA 0.78
Trans Description Cont. Again
NA NA
Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive All Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1)
2.385 3.33
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
1.568 2.06
Trans Order Code
NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
3.29 4.11
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.705 1.09
Trans Description Cont.
Automatic w/OD Manual w/OD
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
NA NA
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1)
2.921 3.45
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High
- NA
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low
- NA
Summary
Vehicle Name
Pontiac Aztek Subaru Forester
Body Style
4 Door 4 Door
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm)
- TBD - 32
Suspension Type - Front
Independent Strut HD Raised
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in)
NA 0.51
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
w/Coil Springs w/Lower L-Arms
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm)
- TBD - 32
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in)
NA 0.75
Suspension Type - Rear
Twist-Beam HD Raised
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
w/Coil Springs w/Parallel Links

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