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Selected Style 4-Door Manual 2WD LX
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Manual 2WD LX 19 22 $16,448 $17,499
4-Door Automatic 2WD LX 19 22 $17,388 $18,499
4-Door Automatic 2WD EX 19 22 $19,080 $20,299
4-Door Manual 4WD LX 19 22 $17,858 $18,999
4-Door Automatic 4WD LX 19 22 $18,798 $19,999
4-Door Automatic 4WD EX 19 22 $20,678 $21,999
4-Door 103" WB XLS Value
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door 103" WB XLS Value 23 28 $17,391 $18,710
4-Door 103" WB XLS 19 25 $18,929 $20,400
4-Door 103" WB 4WD XLS 18 23 $20,431 $22,050
4-Door 103" WB XLT 19 25 $20,981 $22,655
4-Door 103" WB 4WD XLT 18 23 $22,482 $24,305
4-Door 103" WB Limited 19 25 $22,764 $24,615
4-Door 103" WB 4WD Limited 18 23 $24,243 $26,240
Pricing
Invoice Price
$16,448
$17,391
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$17,499
$18,710
Monthly Payment Estimate
$292 / month
$312 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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TCC Rating
Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 19 mpg 23 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 22 mpg 28 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Sport Utility 2WD Sport Utility Vehicles
Interior Dimensions
Second Hip Room (in) 46.8 49.0
Front Shoulder Room (in) 52.8 56.3
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Second Head Room (in) 39.6 39.2
Second Shoulder Room (in) 52.6 55.9
Front Leg Room (in) 41.4 42.7
Front Hip Room (in) 50.7 53.4
Passenger Volume (ft³) 82.9 133.1
Second Leg Room (in) 30.6 36.4
Front Head Room (in) 39.9 40.4
Exterior Dimensions
Min Ground Clearance (in) 7.0 7.8
Length, Overall (in) 164.5 173
Rear Door Opening Width (in) - TBD - 41.0
Height, Overall (in) 67.3 69.1
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Track Width, Rear (in) 59.1 60
Wheelbase (in) 97.6 103.1
Rear Door Opening Height (in) - TBD - 34.9
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 70.1 70.1
Track Width, Front (in) 59.1 61
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³) 50.2 69.2
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in) NA NA
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³) NA NA
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) 43.5 40.8
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in) - TBD - 35.9
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³) 23.4 33.1
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) 38.4 38.9
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in) - TBD - 59.0
Brakes
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Brake ABS System NA NA
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) NA NA
Brake Type Power Power
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) - TBD - 9.0 x 1.65
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) - TBD - 10.9 x .5
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 16.9 16.0
Steering
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 20.5 16.0
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 34.8 35.4
Steering Type Power Variable Pwr
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) - TBD - 3.0
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - 38.7
Tires
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size P235/60R16 P225/70R15
Spare Tire Size P235/60R16 T135/90R17
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA - TBD -
Rear Tire Size P235/60R16 P225/70R15
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 1500 1000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 150 100
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3108 3019
Wheels
Spare Wheel Size (in) 16 x - TBD - 17 x 4.0
Rear Wheel Material Steel Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x - TBD - 15 x 6.5
Front Wheel Material Steel Steel
Spare Wheel Material Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x - TBD - 15 x 6.5
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) - TBD - 5.3
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 80 110
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 700 550
Engine
Engine Type Gas V6 Gas I4
Fuel System MPFI SEFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 162 @ 4000 135 @ 4500
Engine Order Code NA 99B
Displacement 2.5L/150 2.0L/121
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 165 @ 6500 127 @ 5400
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 22 28
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 19 23
Transmission
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 4.30 4.59
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00 1.03
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD Manual w/OD
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low NA NA
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.70 3.67
Clutch Size (in) - TBD - 8.86
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.37 1.31
Trans Type 5 5
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High NA NA
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.80 0.84
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Drivetrain Two Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Reverse Ratio (:1) 4.47 3.45
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.02 2.06
Trans Order Code NA 443
Summary
Body Style 4-Door 4 Door
Vehicle Name Suzuki Grand Vitara Ford Escape
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) NA - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear 5-Link Multi-link
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/coil spring NA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut MacPherson Strut
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) NA NA
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) NA NA
 
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