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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
2-Door Automatic 24 29 $14,738 $16,168
4-Door Manual 24 30 $14,417 $15,818
4-Door Automatic 24 29 $15,375 $16,868
2-Door Manual 4WD 22 26 $14,801 $16,518
4-Door Manual 4WD 22 26 $15,428 $17,218
4-Door Automatic 4WD 22 27 $16,368 $18,268
4-Door ES Manual
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Trim

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Manual ES N/A N/A $15,858 $17,620
4-Door Automatic LS N/A N/A $18,983 $21,820
4-Door 4WD Manual LS N/A N/A $20,123 $23,130
4-Door 4WD Automatic LS N/A N/A $20,854 $23,970
4-Door 4WD Automatic XLS N/A N/A $27,064 $31,110
Pricing
Invoice Price
$13,779
$15,858
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$15,118
$17,620
Monthly Payment Estimate
$252 / month
$294 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 24 mpg N/A mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 30 mpg N/A mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Special Purpose 2WD Special Purpose
Interior Dimensions
Second Leg Room (in) 33.9 33.5
Front Head Room (in) 40.0 38.9
Second Hip Room (in) 39.6 50.8
Front Shoulder Room (in) 53.3 55.5
Passenger Capacity 4 5
Second Head Room (in) 38.6 37.3
Second Shoulder Room (in) 50.2 55.5
Front Leg Room (in) 39.5 42.8
Front Hip Room (in) 55.8 53.1
Passenger Volume (ft³) -TBD- 93.5
Exterior Dimensions
Rear Door Opening Height (in) -TBD- - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 66.7 66.7
Track Width, Front (in) 57.5 55.9
Min Ground Clearance (in) 7.3 7.7
Length, Overall (in) 147.2 178.3
Rear Door Opening Width (in) -TBD- - TBD -
Height, Overall (in) 64.8 67.3
Liftover Height (in) -TBD- - TBD -
Track Width, Rear (in) 57.7 56.5
Wheelbase (in) 86.6 107.3
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³) 9.3 43.4
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in) -TBD- - TBD -
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 79.3
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in) NA - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³) NA -
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) -TBD- - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in) -TBD- - TBD -
Brakes
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) -TBD- 10.9 x - 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
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) -TBD- 10.6 x - TBD -
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 15.3 19.5
Steering
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) -TBD- 3.37
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) -TBD- - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall -TBD- 19.6
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 33.5 38.7
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Power Recirculating Ball
Tires
Rear Tire Size P215/70R16 225/75R15
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size P215/70R16 225/75R15
Spare Tire Size P215/70R16 - TBD -
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 1500 2300
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 150 230
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2469 3435
Wheels
Front Wheel Material Steel Steel
Spare Wheel Material Steel - TBD -
Front Wheel Size (in) 16" x 6.0 15 x 6
Spare Wheel Size (in) 16" x 6.0 - TBD -
Rear Wheel Material Steel Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16" x 6.0 15 x 6
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) -TBD- 8.5
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) -TBD- - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) -TBD- 50
Engine
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 120 @ 5400 134 @ 5500
Engine Type Gas I4 Gas I4
Fuel System EFI MFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 125 @ 4600 148 @ 2750
Engine Order Code NA NA
Displacement 2.0L/122 2.4L/143
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 24 - TBD -
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 30 - TBD -
Transmission
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High -TBD- NA
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) -TBD- 0.856
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA -
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) -TBD- 3.518
Second Gear Ratio (:1) -TBD- 2.136
Trans Order Code NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) -TBD- 4.222
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) -TBD- 1.000
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD Manual
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low -TBD- NA
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) -TBD- 3.967
Clutch Size (in) -TBD- - TBD -
Third Gear Ratio (:1) -TBD- 1.360
Trans Type 5 5
Summary
Vehicle Name Toyota RAV4 Mitsubishi Montero Sport
Body Style 2 Door 4-Door Wagon
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) -TBD- .94
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Stabilizer Bar w/A-Arms
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) -TBD- - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) -TBD- 1.22
Suspension Type - Rear Double-Wishbone Rigid Axle
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs w/Leaf Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) -TBD- - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut Independent
 
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