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Selected Style 4-Door Base 4-cyl (SE)
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door 4-cyl Base 24 30 $18,778 $20,300
4-Door V6 Base 22 29 $20,658 $22,335
4-Door 4-cyl Sport 24 30 $20,232 $21,875
4-Door V6 Sport 22 29 $22,003 $23,790
4-Door 4-cyl Limited 24 30 $20,862 $22,555
4-Door V6 Limited 22 29 $22,633 $24,470
4-Door 4-cyl 4WD Base 23 28 $19,747 $21,700
4-Door V6 4WD Base 21 28 $21,597 $23,735
4-Door 4-cyl 4WD Sport 23 28 $21,178 $23,275
4-Door V6 4WD Sport 21 28 $22,920 $25,190
4-Door 4-cyl 4WD Limited 23 28 $21,798 $23,955
4-Door V6 4WD Limited 21 28 $23,540 $25,870
4-Door 2.3L XLS Manual
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door 2.3L XLS 24 29 $18,120 $19,380
4-Door 2.3L 4WD XLS 22 26 $19,713 $21,130
4-Door 2.3L XLT 22 26 $20,992 $22,535
4-Door 3.0L XLT 20 24 $21,770 $23,390
4-Door 3.0L XLT Sport 20 24 $22,494 $24,185
4-Door 2.3L 4WD XLT 21 24 $22,585 $24,285
4-Door 3.0L 4WD XLT 19 23 $23,362 $25,140
4-Door 3.0L 4WD XLT Sport 19 23 $24,086 $25,935
4-Door 3.0L Limited 20 24 $23,171 $24,930
4-Door 3.0L 4WD Limited 19 23 $24,763 $26,680
4-Door 2.3L Hybrid 36 31 $25,049 $26,900
4-Door 2.3L 4WD Hybrid 33 29 $26,528 $28,525
Pricing
Invoice Price
$18,778
$18,120
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$20,300
$19,380
Monthly Payment Estimate
$338 / month
$323 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 24 mpg 24 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 30 mpg 29 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Sport Utility Vehicle 2WD Sport Utility Vehicles
Interior Dimensions
Third Shoulder Room (in) NA -
Second Leg Room (in) 38.3 35.6
Front Head Room (in) 40.8 40.4
Second Hip Room (in) 52.4 49.1
Front Shoulder Room (in) 57.1 56.3
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Third Leg Room (in) NA -
Second Head Room (in) 39.7 39.2
Third Hip Room (in) NA -
Second Shoulder Room (in) 55.3 55.9
Front Leg Room (in) 41.8 41.6
Third Head Room (in) NA -
Front Hip Room (in) 53.8 53.3
Passenger Volume (ft³) 108.2 99.2
Exterior Dimensions
Rear Door Opening Width (in) - TBD - 43.2
Height, Overall (in) 68.7 69.7
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Track Width, Rear (in) 61.4 60.9
Wheelbase (in) 104.7 103.1
Rear Door Opening Height (in) - TBD - 33.5
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 71.5 70.1
Track Width, Front (in) 61.4 61.3
Min Ground Clearance (in) 7.5 8.2
Length, Overall (in) 181.1 174.9
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) - TBD - 40.8
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in) - TBD - 35.9
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³) 37.2 29.3
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) - TBD - 38.9
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in) - TBD - 59.0
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³) 73.0 66.3
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in) NA NA
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³) NA NA
Brakes
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.7 x - TBD - 10.9 x .5
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA Yes
Brake ABS System 4-wheel 4-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes NA
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.1 x - TBD - NA
Brake Type Pwr Power
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA 9.0 x 1.65
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 15.9 16.5
Steering
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.8 - TBD -
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - 38.7
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 14.4 17.9
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 34.8 35.4
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr
Tires
Rear Tire Size P215/70R16 P225/75R15
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size P215/70R16 P225/75R15
Spare Tire Size P215/70R16 T145/90R17
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) N/A NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 1500 1500
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) N/A NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 150 150
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3300 3184
Wheels
Front Wheel Material Steel Steel
Spare Wheel Material Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6.5 15 x 6.5
Spare Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6.5 17 x 4
Rear Wheel Material Steel Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6.5 15 x 6.5
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 7.2 5.3
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - 550
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) - TBD - 110
Engine
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 166 @ 6000 153 @ 5800
Engine Type Gas I4 Gas I4
Fuel System SFI SEFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 165 @ 4000 152 @ 4250
Engine Order Code NA 99Z
Displacement 2.4L/144 2.3L/121
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 24 (Est) 24
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 30 (Est) 29
Transmission
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High - TBD - NA
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) NA 0.84
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.15 3.45
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.20 2.06
Trans Order Code NA 443
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 2.92 2.93
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.02 1.03
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD Manual w/OD
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low - TBD - NA
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.94 3.67
Clutch Size (in) NA 8.86
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.41 1.31
Trans Type 4 5
Summary
Vehicle Name Toyota RAV4 Ford Escape
Body Style 4 Door 4 Door
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 1.00 - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Stabilizer Bar NA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 0.95 - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear Double-Wishbone Multi-link
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Stabilizer Bar NA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut MacPherson Strut
 
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