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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 $17,478 $18,399
4-Door Automatic 2WD LX 19 22 $18,428 $19,399
4-Door Automatic 2WD EX 19 22 $19,853 $20,899
4-Door Manual 4WD LX 19 22 $19,093 $20,099
4-Door Automatic 4WD LX 19 22 $20,043 $21,099
4-Door Automatic 4WD EX 19 22 $21,468 $22,599
4-Door 103" WB 2.3L XLS Value
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door 103" WB 2.3L XLS Value 24 29 $18,097 $19,425
4-Door 103" WB 2.3L XLS 22 25 $18,684 $20,070
4-Door 103" WB 2.3L 4WD XLS Value 22 26 $19,689 $21,175
4-Door 103" WB 2.3L 4WD XLS 19 22 $20,277 $21,820
4-Door 103" WB 3.0L XLT 20 25 $21,705 $23,390
4-Door 103" WB 3.0L XLT Sport 20 25 $22,429 $24,185
4-Door 103" WB 3.0L 4WD XLT 18 22 $23,297 $25,140
4-Door 103" WB 3.0L 4WD XLT Sport 18 22 $24,021 $25,935
4-Door 103" WB 3.0L Limited 20 25 $23,060 $24,880
4-Door 103" WB 3.0L 4WD Limited 18 22 $24,653 $26,630
4-Door 103" WB 2.3L Hybrid 36 31 $24,835 $26,830
4-Door 103" WB 2.3L 4WD Hybrid 33 29 $26,314 $28,455
4-Door 103" WB 2.3L XLT 22 25 $20,927 $22,535
4-Door 103" WB 2.3L 4WD XLT 19 22 $22,520 $24,285
Pricing
Invoice Price
$17,478
$18,097
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$18,399
$19,425
Monthly Payment Estimate
$307 / month
$324 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 19 mpg 24 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 22 mpg 29 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Sport Utility 2WD Sport Utility Vehicles
Interior Dimensions
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 41.6
Front Hip Room (in) 50.7 53.3
Passenger Volume (ft³) 82.9 99.2
Second Leg Room (in) 30.6 35.6
Front Head Room (in) 39.9 40.4
Second Hip Room (in) 46.8 49.1
Front Shoulder Room (in) 52.8 56.3
Exterior Dimensions
Min Ground Clearance (in) 7.0 8.0
Length, Overall (in) 164.5 174.9
Rear Door Opening Width (in) - TBD - 41.0
Height, Overall (in) 67.3 69.7
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Track Width, Rear (in) 59.1 60.9
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 61.3
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³) 50.2 66.3
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) 47.6 35.9
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³) 23.4 29.3
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in) - TBD - 52.6
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) 38.3 38.9
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in) - TBD - 59.0
Brakes
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Brake ABS System NA 4-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) NA NA
Brake Type Pwr 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 - 10.94 x .50
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 16.9 16.5
Steering
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 20.5 17.9
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 35.4 35.4
Steering Type Pwr Pwr
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) - TBD - - TBD -
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - 38.7
Tires
Front Tire Size P235/60R16 P225/75R15
Spare Tire Size P235/60R16 Compact
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size P235/60R16 P225/75R15
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Trailering
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
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 1500 1000
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3108 3183
Wheels
Spare Wheel Size (in) 16 x - TBD - 17 x 4
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
Fuel System MPFI SEFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 162 @ 4000 152 @ 4250
Engine Order Code NA 99Z
Displacement 2.5L/150 2.3L/121
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 165 @ 6500 153 @ 5800
Engine Type Gas V6 Gas I4
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 22 29
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 19 24
Transmission
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 4.30 2.93
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
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Drivetrain Two Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 4.47 3.45
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.02 2.06
Trans Order Code NA NA
Summary
Body Style 4-Door 4 Door
Vehicle Name Suzuki Grand Vitara Ford Escape
Suspension
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
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
 
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