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Selected Style 4-Door 2.5 X Manual
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Manual 2.5 X 22 29 $20,452 $21,795
4-Door Automatic 2.5 X 23 28 $21,180 $22,595
4-Door Manual 2.5 X w/Premium Pkg 22 29 $22,569 $24,145
4-Door Automatic 2.5 X w/Premium Pkg 23 28 $23,297 $24,945
4-Door Automatic 2.5 X L.L. Bean Edition 23 28 $25,001 $26,895
4-Door Manual 2.5 XT Limited 20 26 $26,005 $27,895
4-Door Automatic 2.5 XT Limited 21 26 $26,733 $28,695
4-Door LS Manual
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Manual LS 22 28 $17,439 $18,499
4-Door Sportronic Automatic LS 21 26 $18,947 $20,099
4-Door Sportronic Automatic SE 21 26 $20,739 $21,999
4-Door Sportronic Automatic Limited 21 26 $23,143 $24,549
4-Door AWD Manual LS 21 27 $19,277 $20,449
4-Door AWD Sportronic Automatic LS 21 25 $20,267 $21,499
4-Door AWD Sportronic Automatic SE 21 25 $22,058 $23,399
4-Door AWD Sportronic Automatic Limited 21 25 $24,461 $25,949
Pricing
Invoice Price
$20,452
$17,439
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$21,795
$18,499
Monthly Payment Estimate
$363 / month
$308 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 22 mpg 22 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 29 mpg 28 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification 4WD Sport Utility 2WD Sport Utility
Interior Dimensions
Front Hip Room (in) 51.6 51.5
Second Leg Room (in) 33.7 35.5
Passenger Volume (ft³) 93.5 96.1
Front Head Room (in) 39.8 38.9
Second Hip Room (in) 51.6 51.8
Front Shoulder Room (in) 53.5 56.1
Second Head Room (in) 39.8 38.2
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Second Shoulder Room (in) 53.6 54.4
Front Leg Room (in) 43.6 42.3
Exterior Dimensions
Rear Door Opening Height (in) 32.8 - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 68.1 68.9
Track Width, Front (in) 58.9 58.9
Min Ground Clearance (in) 8.1 8.3
Length, Overall (in) 176.6 179
Rear Door Opening Width (in) 38.4 - TBD -
Height, Overall (in) 65.0 66.3
Liftover Height (in) 27.4 - TBD -
Track Width, Rear (in) 58.5 59.3
Wheelbase (in) 99.4 103.3
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³) 29.6 - TBD -
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) 33.7 - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in) 67.6 - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³) 62.7 60.3
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in) NA - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³) NA NA
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) 37.0 - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in) 37.8 - TBD -
Brakes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 9.0 x 1.4 NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.6 x 0.94 16 x - TBD -
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes NA
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) NA Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) NA 14 x - TBD -
Brake Type Power Pwr
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 15.9 15.7
Steering
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.0 2.74
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) 37.4 39.4
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall Variable 51.45
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 34.8 37.4
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Tires
Rear Tire Size P215/60HR16 P225/60R16
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size P215/60HR16 P225/60R16
Spare Tire Size Compact T135/90D16
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 200 150
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 200 NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 2400 1500
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 2400 NA
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3090 3241
Wheels
Front Wheel Material Steel Steel
Spare Wheel Material Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6.5 16 x 6
Spare Wheel Size (in) - TBD - 16 x - TBD -
Rear Wheel Material Steel Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6.5 16 x 6
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 7.3 - TBD -
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 356 - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 90 110
Engine
Displacement 2.5L/150 2.4L/145
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 173 @ 6000 160 @ 5750
Engine Type Gas Flat 4-Cyl Gas I4
Fuel System SMPI MPFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 166 @ 4400 162 @ 4000
Engine Order Code NA 4G69
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 29 28
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 22 22
Transmission
Clutch Size (in) 8.86 - TBD -
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.45 1.38
Trans Type 5 5
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.78 0.82
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Drivetrain All Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.33 3.36
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.06 1.95
Trans Order Code NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 4.11 4.31
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.09 1.03
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD Manual w/OD
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.45 3.58
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High - NA
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low - NA
Summary
Vehicle Name Subaru Forester Mitsubishi Outlander
Body Style 4 Door 4-Door Wagon
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 32 - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front HD Raised MacPherson Strut
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 0.67 0.60
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Lower L-Arms w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 32 - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 0.83 1.06
Suspension Type - Rear HD Raised Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Parallel Links w/Coil Springs
 
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