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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
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
Second Shoulder Room (in) 52.6 56.5
Exterior Dimensions
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
Rear Door Opening Width (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Height, Overall (in) 67.3 70.9
Cargo Area Dimensions
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
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³) NA NA
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) 43.5 - TBD -
Brakes
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
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) NA Yes
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 16.9 20.5
Steering
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
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 35.4 35.9
Tires
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
Spare Tire Size P235/60R16 Full-Size
Front Tire Order Code NA TR7
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 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
Rear Wheel Material Steel Steel
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
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
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 162 @ 4000 165 @ 4000
Engine Order Code NA ED1
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 22 26
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 19 21
Transmission
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
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low NA NA
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA 0.84
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.70 4.46
Summary
Vehicle Name Suzuki Grand Vitara Jeep Liberty
Body Style 4-Door 4 Door
Suspension
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 -
Suspension Type - Rear 5-Link Coil springs
 
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