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Selected Style 4-Door All Purpose FWD
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door All Purpose FWD 19 26 $19,699 $21,530
4-Door All Purpose AWD 18 24 $22,367 $24,445
4-Door 2.5 X Manual
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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 Automatic XS L.L. Bean Edition 22 28 $24,393 $26,545
4-Door 2.5 Manual XT 19 24 $23,856 $25,845
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
$19,699
$19,843
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$21,530
$21,445
Monthly Payment Estimate
$359 / month
$357 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
The Car Connection's Take
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 19 mpg 23 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 26 mpg 30 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Sport Utility Vehicle 4WD Sport Utility
Interior Dimensions
Second Shoulder Room (in) 58.8 53.6
Front Leg Room (in) 40.5 43.6
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
Exterior Dimensions
Height, Overall (in) 66.7 65.0
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
Rear Door Opening Width (in) - 38.4
Rear Door Opening Height (in) - 32.8
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Up (ft³) 45.4 -
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down (ft³) 93.5 -
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³) - 64.1
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in) - NA
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³) - NA
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) - 37.0
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in) - 37.8
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) - 67.6
Brakes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) NA NA
Brake Type Pwr Power
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 11.4 x 0.94
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Brake ABS System NA 4-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 18.0 15.9
Steering
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 36.4 34.8
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.05 3.0
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - 37.4
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall - TBD - Variable
Tires
Spare Tire Size - TBD - P215/60HR16
Front Tire Order Code QRD NA
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
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) - TBD - NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) - TBD - 200
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) - TBD - NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) - TBD - 2400
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3779 3090
Wheels
Rear Wheel Material Steel Steel
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
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) - TBD - 7.3
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) - TBD - 75
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - 356
Engine
Fuel System SFI SMPI
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
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 26 30
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 19 23
Transmission
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
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
Summary
Body Style 4 Door 4 Door
Vehicle Name Pontiac Aztek Subaru Forester (Natl)
Suspension
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs w/Parallel Links
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - 32
Suspension Type - Front Independent Strut HD Raised
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) - TBD - 0.67
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs w/Lower L-Arms
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - 32
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) NA 0.83
Suspension Type - Rear Twist-Beam HD Raised
 
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