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Selected Style 4-Door FWD Manual
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door FWD Manual 23 29 $15,915 $17,055
4-Door AWD VTi Automatic 21 26 $20,253 $21,720
4-Door FWD Automatic V6 20 28 $21,123 $22,655
4-Door AWD Automatic V6 19 25 $22,666 $24,315
4-Door FWD Automatic 22 27 $19,225 $20,615
2-Door SE
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door SE 18 21 $16,723 $17,970
2-Door X 15 19 $18,950 $20,280
2-Door Sport 15 19 $21,090 $23,140
2-Door Rubicon 15 19 $24,850 $27,365
2-Door Right Hand Drive Sport 14 18 $18,989 $20,323
2-Door LWB Unlimited 15 19 $21,877 $23,895
2-Door LWB Rubicon 15 19 $25,855 $28,365
Pricing
Invoice Price
$15,915
$16,723
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$17,055
$17,970
Monthly Payment Estimate
$284 / month
$300 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 23 mpg 18 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 29 mpg 21 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Sport Utility Vehicle 4WD Sport Utility Vehicles
Interior Dimensions
Second Shoulder Room (in) 55.3 57.3
Front Leg Room (in) 41.2 41.1
Front Hip Room (in) 51.6 51.0
Passenger Volume (ft³) 100 42.4
Second Leg Room (in) 36.8 NA
Front Head Room (in) 40.4 40.9
Second Hip Room (in) 52.7 43.5
Front Shoulder Room (in) 55.4 51.9
Passenger Capacity 5 2
Second Head Room (in) 40.3 39.4
Exterior Dimensions
Rear Door Opening Width (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Height, Overall (in) 66.5 70.8
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Track Width, Rear (in) 61.0 58.3
Wheelbase (in) 106.6 93.4
Rear Door Opening Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 71.5 66.7
Track Width, Front (in) 61.0 57.8
Min Ground Clearance (in) 8.0 8.6
Length, Overall (in) 181.3 155.4
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³) NA NA
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³) 30.8 11.9
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³) 63.8 55.2
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in) NA NA
Brakes
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) NA NA
Brake Type Pwr Pwr
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 9.8 x 1.7 - TBD -
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.7 x 1.0 11.0 x 0.94
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Brake ABS System NA NA
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 16.3 19
Steering
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 39.4 36.7
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.46 3.4
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 17.8 16.8
Tires
Spare Tire Size T155/90D16 Full-Size
Front Tire Order Code - TBD - TMS
Spare Tire Order Code - TBD - - TBD -
Rear Tire Size P215/70SR16 P215/75R15
Rear Tire Order Code - TBD - TMS
Front Tire Size P215/70SR16 P215/75R15
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 150 200
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) - TBD - NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 1500 2000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) - TBD - NA
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3207 3457
Wheels
Rear Wheel Material Steel Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6.5 15 x 7
Front Wheel Material Steel Steel
Spare Wheel Material Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6.5 15 x 7
Spare Wheel Size (in) 16 x 4.0 Full-Size
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 7.4 10.1
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) - TBD - 124
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - 500
Engine
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 152 @ 4000 165 @ 4000
Engine Order Code L61 ED1
Displacement 2.2L/134 2.4L/148
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 143 @ 5400 147 @ 5200
Engine Type Gas I4 Gas I4
Fuel System SEFI SMPI
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 29 21
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 23 18
Transmission
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low NA 2.72
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA 0.84
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.58 4.46
Clutch Size (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.35 1.72
Trans Type 5 6
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High NA 1.00
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.81 1.00
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive 4-Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.31 4.06
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.02 2.61
Trans Order Code MG3 DEH
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 4.41 3.73
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.98 1.25
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD Manual
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) - NA
Summary
Body Style 4 Door SUV 4 Door
Vehicle Name Saturn VUE Jeep Wrangler
Suspension
Suspension Type - Rear Three-Link Solid Axle
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front Indep Strut Solid Axle
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD - - TBD -
 
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