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Selected Style 4-Door L Manual
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Body Style

Transmission

Trim

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Manual L 22 28 $18,324 $20,095
4-Door Automatic L 21 27 $19,043 $20,895
4-Door Manual S 22 28 $20,506 $22,595
4-Door Automatic S 21 27 $21,225 $23,395
4-Door Laredo
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Body Style

Drivetrain

Trim

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Laredo 17 22 $24,373 $26,895
4-Door 4WD Laredo 16 21 $26,141 $28,865
4-Door Limited 17 22 $29,045 $32,205
4-Door 4WD Limited 16 21 $31,219 $34,635
Pricing
Invoice Price
$18,324
$24,373
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$20,095
$26,895
Monthly Payment Estimate
$335 / month
$448 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating Read Our Full Review
Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 22 mpg 17 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 28 mpg 22 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification 4WD Sport Utility Vehicles 2WD Sport Utility Vehicles
Interior Dimensions
Second Hip Room (in) 50.9 52.4
Front Shoulder Room (in) 53.5 58.9
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Second Head Room (in) 39.6 39.5
Second Shoulder Room (in) 53.6 57.8
Front Leg Room (in) 43.0 41.4
Front Hip Room (in) 51.4 56.5
Passenger Volume (ft³) 95.1 - TBD -
Second Leg Room (in) 33.4 35.3
Front Head Room (in) 40.2 39.7
Exterior Dimensions
Min Ground Clearance (in) 7.5 8.7
Length, Overall (in) 175.2 181.5
Rear Door Opening Width (in) 42.5 - TBD -
Height, Overall (in) 62.8 69.4
Liftover Height (in) 21.5 - TBD -
Track Width, Rear (in) 57.1 59.5
Wheelbase (in) 99.4 105.9
Rear Door Opening Height (in) 31.1 - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 68.3 72.3
Track Width, Front (in) 58.1 59.5
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³) 63.1 72.3
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in) NA NA
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³) NA NA
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) 36.9 - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in) 38.6 - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³) 27.2 39.0
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) 34.3 - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in) 66.1 - TBD -
Brakes
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes NA
Brake ABS System 4-Channel 4-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) NA Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) NA - TBD -
Brake Type Power Power
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 9.0 x 1.38 NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.7 x 0.94 - TBD -
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 15.9 20.5
Steering
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 19.0 - TBD -
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 34.7 36.5
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Power Recirculating Ball
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) - TBD - - TBD -
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) 37.4 - TBD -
Tires
Rear Tire Order Code NA TRY
Front Tire Size 205/70SR15 P225/75R16
Spare Tire Size 205/70SR15 - TBD -
Front Tire Order Code NA TRY
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size 205/70SR15 P225/75R16
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 2000 2000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA 5000
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 165 200
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA 750
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3115 3993
Wheels
Spare Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6 - TBD -
Rear Wheel Material Steel Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6 16 x 7
Front Wheel Material Steel Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6 16 x 7
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 6.5 - TBD -
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 75 136
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 356 625
Engine
Engine Type Gas Flat 4 Cyl Gas I6
Fuel System SFI SMPI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 166 @ 4000 230 @ 3000
Engine Order Code NA ERH
Displacement 2.5L/150 4.0L/242
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 165 @ 5600 195 @ 4600
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 28 22
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 22 17
Transmission
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 4.11 3.55
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.09 0.71
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD Automatic w/OD,
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low - TBD - NA
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.55 2.74
Clutch Size (in) 8.86 NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.45 1.00
Trans Type 5 4
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High - TBD - NA
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.78 NA
Trans Description Cont. Again NA Electronic
Drivetrain All Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA -
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.33 2.20
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.11 1.53
Trans Order Code NA DGB
Summary
Body Style 4 Door 4 Door
Vehicle Name Subaru Forester Jeep Grand Cherokee
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 32 - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 0.75 - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear Strut-Type Solid Axle
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Parallel Link w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 32 - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut Solid Axle
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 0.51 - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Lower L-Arm w/Coil Springs
 
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