Compare 2005 Suzuki Grand Vitara vs 2005 Toyota Highlander

2005 Suzuki Grand Vitara
2005 Toyota Highlander
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4-Door Manual 2WD LX
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 Manual 4WD LX 19 22 $19,093 $20,099
4-Door Automatic 2WD EX 19 22 $19,853 $20,899
4-Door Automatic 4WD LX 19 22 $20,043 $21,099
4-Door Automatic 4WD EX 19 22 $21,468 $22,599
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4-Door 4-Cyl
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door 4-Cyl 22 27 $21,607 $24,280
4-Door 4-Cyl w/3rd Row 22 27 $22,365 $25,130
4-Door V6 19 25 $22,551 $25,340
4-Door 4-Cyl 4WD 21 25 $22,853 $25,680
4-Door V6 w/3rd Row 19 25 $23,307 $26,190
4-Door V6 4WD w/3rd Row 18 24 $24,553 $27,590
4-Door V6 w/3rd Row Limited 19 25 $26,858 $30,180
4-Door V6 4WD w/3rd Row Limited 18 24 $28,104 $31,580
Pricing
Invoice Price
$17,478
$21,607
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$18,399
$24,280
Monthly Payment Estimate
$307 / month
$405 / month
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
Fuel Economy
City
19 mpg 22 mpg
Highway
22 mpg 27 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification
Sport Utility Sport Utility Vehicle
Interior Dimensions
Second Shoulder Room (in)
52.6 57.0
Front Leg Room (in)
41.4 40.7
Front Hip Room (in)
50.7 55.1
Passenger Volume (ft³)
82.9 104.7
Second Leg Room (in)
30.6 36.4
Front Head Room (in)
39.9 40.0
Second Hip Room (in)
46.8 54.9
Front Shoulder Room (in)
52.8 57.9
Passenger Capacity
5 5
Second Head Room (in)
39.6 39.8
Exterior Dimensions
Rear Door Opening Width (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Height, Overall (in)
67.3 67.9
Liftover Height (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Track Width, Rear (in)
59.1 61.6
Wheelbase (in)
97.6 106.9
Rear Door Opening Height (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)
70.1 71.9
Track Width, Front (in)
59.1 62.2
Min Ground Clearance (in)
7.0 6.9
Length, Overall (in)
164.5 184.6
Cargo Area Dimensions
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 39.7
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 80.6
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in)
NA NA
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³)
NA NA
Brakes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
NA 11.3 x - TBD -
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 - 11.7 x - TBD -
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
Yes NA
Brake ABS System
NA 4-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
NA Yes
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
16.9 19.1
Steering
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)
35.4 37.4
Steering Type
Pwr Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering)
- TBD - 2.98
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft)
- TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall
20.5 16.1
Tires
Spare Tire Size
P235/60R16 P225/70R16
Front Tire Order Code
NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code
NA NA
Rear Tire Size
P235/60R16 P225/70R16
Rear Tire Order Code
NA NA
Front Tire Size
P235/60R16 P225/70R16
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
150 150
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
NA - TBD -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
1500 1500
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
NA - TBD -
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs)
3108 3520
Wheels
Rear Wheel Material
Steel Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in)
16 x - TBD - 16 x 6.5
Front Wheel Material
Steel Steel
Spare Wheel Material
Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in)
16 x - TBD - 16 x 6.5
Spare Wheel Size (in)
16 x - TBD - 16 x 6.5
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts)
- TBD - 1.69
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
80 100
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
700 - TBD -
Engine
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
162 @ 4000 165 @ 4000
Engine Order Code
NA NA
Displacement
2.5L/150 2.4L/144
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
165 @ 6500 160 @ 5700
Engine Type
Gas V6 Gas I4
Fuel System
MPFI SFI
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
22 27
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
19 22
Transmission
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1)
3.70 3.94
Clutch Size (in)
- TBD - NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.37 1.41
Trans Type
5 4
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High
NA NA
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.80 NA
Trans Description Cont. Again
NA NA
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
NA NA
Drivetrain
Two Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1)
4.47 3.15
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
2.02 2.20
Trans Order Code
NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
4.30 3.12
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.00 1.02
Trans Description Cont.
Manual w/OD Automatic
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low
NA NA
Summary
Vehicle Name
Suzuki Grand Vitara Toyota Highlander
Body Style
4-Door 4 Door
Suspension
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
w/coil spring MacPherson
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm)
- TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front
MacPherson Strut Independent
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in)
NA 0.63
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
NA MacPherson
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm)
- TBD - - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in)
NA 0.91
Suspension Type - Rear
5-Link Dual-Link

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