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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 GLS FWD 2.7L Automatic
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door FWD 2.7L Automatic GLS 19 25 $20,350 $21,695
4-Door FWD 3.5L Automatic GLS 17 23 $21,007 $22,395
4-Door 4WD 2.7L Automatic GLS 18 23 $21,757 $23,195
4-Door 4WD 3.5L Automatic GLS 17 23 $22,414 $23,895
4-Door FWD 3.5L Automatic Limited 17 23 $22,858 $24,395
4-Door 4WD 3.5L Automatic Limited 17 23 $24,264 $25,895
Pricing
Invoice Price
$18,778
$20,350
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$20,300
$21,695
Monthly Payment Estimate
$338 / month
$362 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 24 mpg 19 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 30 mpg 25 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Sport Utility Vehicle 2WD Sport Utililty
Interior Dimensions
Third Hip Room (in) NA -
Second Shoulder Room (in) 55.3 56.5
Front Leg Room (in) 41.8 41.6
Third Head Room (in) NA -
Front Hip Room (in) 53.8 54.3
Passenger Volume (ft³) 108.2 100.7
Third Shoulder Room (in) NA -
Second Leg Room (in) 38.3 36.8
Front Head Room (in) 40.8 39.6
Second Hip Room (in) 52.4 53.9
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
Exterior Dimensions
Min Ground Clearance (in) 7.5 8.1
Length, Overall (in) 181.1 177.2
Rear Door Opening Width (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Height, Overall (in) 68.7 66.0
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Track Width, Rear (in) 61.4 60.7
Wheelbase (in) 104.7 103.1
Rear Door Opening Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 71.5 72.7
Track Width, Front (in) 61.4 60.7
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³) 73.0 77.7
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in) NA NA
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³) NA NA
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³) 37.2 30.5
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Brakes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.1 x - TBD - 11.2 x 0.39
Brake Type Pwr Pwr
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.7 x - TBD - 10.9 x 0.98
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Brake ABS System 4-wheel 4-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 15.9 19.0
Steering
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.8 2.93
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 14.4 18.9
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 34.8 37.1
Tires
Spare Tire Size P215/70R16 P225/70R16
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size P215/70R16 P225/70R16
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size P215/70R16 P225/70R16
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 150 270
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) N/A - TBD -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 1500 2700
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) N/A - TBD -
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3300 3549
Wheels
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6.5 16 x 6.5
Front Wheel Material Steel Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material Steel Aluminum
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6.5 16 x 6.5
Spare Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6.5 16 x 6.5
Rear Wheel Material Steel Aluminum
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 7.2 - TBD -
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) - TBD - 110
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - - TBD -
Engine
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 165 @ 4000 181 @ 4000
Engine Order Code NA NA
Displacement 2.4L/144 2.7L/162
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 166 @ 6000 170 @ 6000
Engine Type Gas I4 Gas V6
Fuel System SFI MPI
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 30 (Est) 25
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 24 (Est) 19
Transmission
Clutch Size (in) NA NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.41 1.00
Trans Type 4 4
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High - TBD - -
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.15 2.72
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.20 1.49
Trans Order Code NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 2.92 4.32
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.02 0.73
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD Automatic w/OD
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low - TBD - -
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.94 2.84
Summary
Vehicle Name Toyota RAV4 Hyundai Santa Fe
Body Style 4 Door 4 Door Sport Utility
Suspension
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Stabilizer Bar Multi-Link
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut Independent
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 1.00 NA
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Stabilizer Bar MacPherson Strut
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 0.95 0.9
Suspension Type - Rear Double-Wishbone Independent
 
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