Compare 2000 Nissan Xterra vs 2000 Subaru Forester

2000 Nissan Xterra
2000 Subaru Forester
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4-Door SE 2WD V6 Automatic
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
Xterra 4-Door SE 2WD V6 Automatic 16 19 $21,885 $23,799
Xterra 4-Door SE 2WD V6 Manual 17 19 $20,966 $22,799
Xterra 4-Door SE 4WD V6 Automatic 15 19 $23,725 $25,799
Xterra 4-Door SE 4WD V6 Manual 16 18 $22,805 $24,799
Xterra 4-Door XE 2WD I4 Manual 19 24 $16,368 $17,599
Xterra 4-Door XE 2WD V6 Automatic 16 19 $18,368 $19,749
Xterra 4-Door XE 2WD V6 Manual 17 19 $17,438 $18,749
Xterra 4-Door XE 4WD V6 Automatic 15 19 $20,228 $21,749
Xterra 4-Door XE 4WD V6 Manual 16 18 $19,298 $20,749
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4-Door L Automatic
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
Forester 4-Door L Automatic 21 27 $19,043 $20,895
Forester 4-Door L Manual 22 28 $18,324 $20,095
Forester 4-Door S Automatic 21 27 $21,225 $23,395
Forester 4-Door S Manual 22 28 $20,506 $22,595
Pricing
Invoice Price
$21,885
$19,043
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$23,799
$20,895
Monthly Payment Estimate
$397 / month
$348 / month
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
Fuel Economy
City
16 mpg 21 mpg
Highway
19 mpg 27 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification
2WD Sport Utility 4WD Sport Utility Vehicles
Interior Dimensions
Front Leg Room (in)
41.4 43.0
Front Hip Room (in)
52.0 51.4
Passenger Volume (ft³)
115.8 95.1
Second Leg Room (in)
32.8 33.4
Front Head Room (in)
38.6 40.2
Second Hip Room (in)
51.9 50.9
Front Shoulder Room (in)
54.5 53.5
Passenger Capacity
5 5
Second Head Room (in)
37.8 39.6
Second Shoulder Room (in)
54.4 53.6
Exterior Dimensions
Liftover Height (in)
32.3 21.5
Track Width, Rear (in)
59.3 57.1
Wheelbase (in)
104.3 99.4
Rear Door Opening Height (in)
34.9 31.1
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)
70.4 68.3
Track Width, Front (in)
60.0 58.1
Min Ground Clearance (in)
9.2 7.5
Length, Overall (in)
178.4 175.2
Rear Door Opening Width (in)
39.4 42.5
Height, Overall (in)
73.6 62.8
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in)
38.2 38.6
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³)
44.5 27.2
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in)
47.0 - TBD -
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in)
36.7 34.3
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in)
69.5 66.1
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³)
65.6 63.1
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in)
NA NA
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³)
NA NA
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in)
41.7 36.9
Brakes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
NA NA
Brake Type
Power Power
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
11.61 x 1.97 9.0 x 1.38
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
11.14 x 1.10 10.7 x 0.94
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Brake ABS System
4-Wheel 4-Channel
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
NA NA
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
19.4 15.9
Steering
Steering Type
Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering)
3.4 - TBD -
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft)
- TBD - 37.4
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall
18.6 19.0
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)
35.4 34.7
Tires
Spare Tire Order Code
NA NA
Rear Tire Size
P265/70R15 205/70SR15
Rear Tire Order Code
NA NA
Front Tire Size
P265/70R15 205/70SR15
Spare Tire Size
P265/70R15 205/70SR15
Front Tire Order Code
NA NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
500 165
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
500 NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
5000 2000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
5000 NA
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs)
3807 3170
Wheels
Rear Wheel Size (in)
15" x 7.0" 15 x 6
Front Wheel Material
Aluminum Steel
Spare Wheel Material
- TBD - Steel
Front Wheel Size (in)
15" x 7.0" 15 x 6
Spare Wheel Size (in)
15" x 7.0" 15 x 6
Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum Steel
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts)
9.0 6.5
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
90 75
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
550 520
Engine
Displacement
3.3L/200 2.5L/150
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
170 @ 4800 165 @ 5600
Engine Type
Gas V6 Gas Flat 4 Cyl
Fuel System
EFI SFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
200 @ 2800 166 @ 4000
Engine Order Code
NA NA
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
19 27
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
16 21
Transmission
Clutch Size (in)
NA NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.00 1.00
Trans Type
4 4
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High
NA - TBD -
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
NA NA
Trans Description Cont. Again
Electronic Electronic
Drivetrain
Rear Wheel Drive All Wheel Drive
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
NA NA
Reverse Ratio (:1)
2.72 2.27
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
1.55 1.62
Trans Order Code
NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
4.64 4.44
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.69 0.69
Trans Description Cont.
Automatic w/OD, Automatic w/OD,
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low
NA - TBD -
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1)
2.79 3.03
Summary
Vehicle Name
Nissan Xterra Subaru Forester
Body Style
4 Door 4 Door
Suspension
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
w/Leaf Springs w/Parallel Link
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm)
30.2 32
Suspension Type - Front
Independent Strut MacPherson Strut
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in)
0.87 0.51
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
w/Coil Springs w/Lower L-Arm
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm)
30.2 32
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in)
1.06 0.75
Suspension Type - Rear
Rigid Axle Strut-Type

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