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Selected Style 2-Door Manual
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Body Style

Transmission

Drivetrain

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door Manual 24 30 $13,779 $15,118
4-Door Manual 24 30 $14,417 $15,818
2-Door Automatic 24 29 $14,738 $16,168
2-Door Manual 4WD 22 26 $14,801 $16,518
4-Door Automatic 24 29 $15,375 $16,868
4-Door Manual 4WD 22 26 $15,428 $17,218
4-Door Automatic 4WD 22 27 $16,368 $18,268
2-Door SE
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Trim

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door SE 20 23 $14,383 $15,300
4-Door SE 20 23 $15,349 $16,340
2-Door 4WD SE 20 23 $15,782 $16,815
4-Door 4WD SE 20 23 $16,744 $17,850
2-Door Sport 15 20 $16,225 $17,915
4-Door Sport 15 20 $17,156 $18,950
2-Door 4WD Sport 15 20 $17,574 $19,425
4-Door 4WD Sport 15 20 $18,505 $20,460
4-Door Country 15 20 $19,756 $21,905
4-Door 4WD Country 15 20 $21,110 $23,420
Pricing
Invoice Price
$13,779
$14,383
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$15,118
$15,300
Monthly Payment Estimate
$252 / month
$255 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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TCC Rating
Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 24 mpg 20 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 30 mpg 23 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Special Purpose Special Purpose Vehicles
Interior Dimensions
Front Hip Room (in) 55.8 55.2
Passenger Volume (ft³) -TBD- 95.0
Second Leg Room (in) 33.9 35.0
Front Head Room (in) 40.0 37.8
Second Hip Room (in) 39.6 44.5
Front Shoulder Room (in) 53.3 55.2
Passenger Capacity 4 5
Second Head Room (in) 38.6 38.5
Second Shoulder Room (in) 50.2 55.2
Front Leg Room (in) 39.5 41.4
Exterior Dimensions
Track Width, Rear (in) 57.7 58.0
Wheelbase (in) 86.6 101.4
Rear Door Opening Height (in) -TBD- - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 66.7 67.9
Track Width, Front (in) 57.5 58.0
Min Ground Clearance (in) 7.3 7.8
Length, Overall (in) 147.2 167.5
Rear Door Opening Width (in) -TBD- - TBD -
Height, Overall (in) 64.8 63.9
Liftover Height (in) -TBD- - TBD -
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³) 9.3 34.0
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in) -TBD- 54.7
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) -TBD- - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in) -TBD- - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³) 34.7 71.
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in) NA NA
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³) NA NA
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) -TBD- 43.2
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in) -TBD- 65.8
Brakes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) -TBD- 9.00 X 2.50
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) -TBD- - TBD -
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 Pwr-assisted Power
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 15.3 20
Steering
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) -TBD- 3.4
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) -TBD- - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall -TBD- 14.1
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 33.5 35.9
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Power Recirculation-Ball
Tires
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size P215/70R16 P215/75R15
Rear Tire Order Code NA TM6
Front Tire Size P215/70R16 P215/75R15
Spare Tire Size P215/70R16 T125/90D16
Front Tire Order Code NA TM6
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 150 300
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA 300
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 1500 2,000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA 2,000
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2469 2947
Wheels
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16" x 6.0 15 x 7
Front Wheel Material Steel Steel
Spare Wheel Material Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 16" x 6.0 15 x 7
Spare Wheel Size (in) 16" x 6.0 - TBD -
Rear Wheel Material Steel Steel
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) -TBD- 9.0
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) -TBD- 500
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) -TBD- 117
Engine
Displacement 2.0L/122 2.5L/150
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 120 @ 5400 125 @ 5400
Engine Type Gas I4 Gas I4
Fuel System EFI SMPI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 125 @ 4600 150 @ 3250
Engine Order Code NA EPE
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 24 20
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 30 23
Transmission
Trans Type 5 5
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High -TBD- NA
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) -TBD- 0.85
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Reverse Ratio (:1) -TBD- 4.74
Second Gear Ratio (:1) -TBD- 2.33
Trans Order Code NA DDQ
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) -TBD- 4.10
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) -TBD- 1.00
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD Manual w/OD
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low -TBD- NA
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) -TBD- 3.93
Clutch Size (in) -TBD- 9.125
Third Gear Ratio (:1) -TBD- 1.45
Summary
Vehicle Name Toyota RAV4 Jeep Cherokee
Body Style 2 Door 2 Door
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) -TBD- - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut Quadra-Link
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) -TBD- - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Stabilizer Bar w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) -TBD- - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) -TBD- - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear Double-Wishbone Solid Axle
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs w/Leaf Springs
 
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