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Selected Style 4-Door Manual 2WD LX
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Trim

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 Sport
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sport 21 26 $18,216 $19,380
4-Door Renegade 18 22 $20,750 $22,165
4-Door Limited 17 22 $22,161 $23,715
4-Door 4WD Sport 20 24 $19,610 $20,890
4-Door 4WD Renegade 18 22 $22,144 $23,675
4-Door 4WD Limited 17 22 $23,555 $25,225
Pricing
Invoice Price
$17,478
$18,216
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$18,399
$19,380
Monthly Payment Estimate
$307 / month
$323 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 19 mpg 21 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 22 mpg 26 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Sport Utility Sport Utility Vehicles
Interior Dimensions
Second Shoulder Room (in) 52.6 56.5
Front Leg Room (in) 41.4 40.8
Front Hip Room (in) 50.7 57.0
Passenger Volume (ft³) 82.9 103.7
Second Leg Room (in) 30.6 37.2
Front Head Room (in) 39.9 40.7
Second Hip Room (in) 46.8 47.4
Front Shoulder Room (in) 52.8 56.5
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Second Head Room (in) 39.6 42.1
Exterior Dimensions
Rear Door Opening Width (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Height, Overall (in) 67.3 70.9
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Track Width, Rear (in) 59.1 59.7
Wheelbase (in) 97.6 104.3
Rear Door Opening Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 70.1 71.6
Track Width, Front (in) 59.1 60.0
Min Ground Clearance (in) 7.0 10.2
Length, Overall (in) 164.5 174.4
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³) NA NA
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) 43.5 - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in) 47.6 - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³) 23.4 29.0
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) 38.3 - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³) 50.2 69.0
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in) NA NA
Brakes
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) NA Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) NA 11.2 x 0.5
Brake Type Pwr Pwr
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) - TBD - NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) - TBD - 11.3 x 1.1
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes NA
Brake ABS System NA NA
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 16.9 20.5
Steering
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 35.4 35.9
Steering Type Pwr Pwr rack & pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) - TBD - 3.42
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 20.5 17.0
Tires
Spare Tire Size P235/60R16 Full-Size
Front Tire Order Code NA TR7
Spare Tire Order Code NA TBB
Rear Tire Size P235/60R16 P225/75R16
Rear Tire Order Code NA TR7
Front Tire Size P235/60R16 P225/75R16
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 150 200
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA 200
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 1500 2000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA 2000
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3108 3538
Wheels
Rear Wheel Material Steel Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x - TBD - 16 x 7.0
Front Wheel Material Steel Steel
Spare Wheel Material Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x - TBD - 16 x 7.0
Spare Wheel Size (in) 16 x - TBD - 16 x 7.0
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) - TBD - 10.1
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 80 136
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 700 600
Engine
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 162 @ 4000 165 @ 4000
Engine Order Code NA ED1
Displacement 2.5L/150 2.4L/148
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 165 @ 6500 150 @ 5200
Engine Type Gas V6 Gas I4
Fuel System MPFI SMPI
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 22 26
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 19 21
Transmission
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low NA NA
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA 0.84
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.70 4.46
Clutch Size (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.37 1.72
Trans Type 5 6
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High NA NA
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.80 1.00
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Drivetrain Two Wheel Drive 2-Wheel Drive
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Reverse Ratio (:1) 4.47 4.06
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.02 2.61
Trans Order Code NA DEH
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 4.30 4.10
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00 1.25
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD Manual w/OD
Summary
Body Style 4-Door 4 Door
Vehicle Name Suzuki Grand Vitara Jeep Liberty
Suspension
Suspension Type - Rear 5-Link Coil springs
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/coil spring Trailing arm
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut Independent
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) NA - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) NA NA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - NA
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) NA - TBD -
 
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