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AWD 4dr Man
  • AWD 4dr Turbo S
  • AWD 4dr Man
  • AWD 4dr Tiptronic
  • AWD 4dr S
  • AWD 4dr GTS Man
  • AWD 4dr GTS Tiptronic
  • AWD 4dr Turbo
FWD 4dr
  • FWD 4dr
  • AWD 4dr
FWD 4dr
  • FWD 4dr
  • AWD 4dr

Prices

MSRP $44,600 $37,700 $37,845
Invoice $37,910 $33,742 $34,871
Avg. Paid $25,782 $21,133 $17,201

U.S. News Scores

Overall 8.1 9.0 8.3
Critics' Rating 8.3 9.3 7.8
Performance 8.3 8.5 7.5
Interior 8.3 8.6 8.0
Operating Cost N/A 7.4 7.6
Safety N/A 9.4 9.2
Reliability 3.5 5.0 5.0

Pros & Cons

Pros
  • Fantastic handling
  • Lots of power
  • Sumptuous interior
  • Luxurious, comfortable, quiet interior
  • Smooth ride and car-like handling
  • Fantastic reliability rating
  • Great safety score
  • Decent power
  • Attractive looks
  • Great safety and reliability ratings
  • Impressive list of standard features
Cons
  • Poor fuel economy, though similar to competitors
  • Ride may be too stiff for some
  • Price is likely higher than rivals
  • Not as fun to drive as others
  • Cheap-feeling interior materials
  • Drives like the less expensive Ford Edge

General Specs

Transmission Manual Automatic Automatic
Drivetrain All Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Fuel/Engine Gas V6 3.6L/219 Gas V6 3.5L/211 Gas V6 3.5L/213
MPG 14 City / 20 Hwy 18 City / 23 Hwy 17 City / 24 Hwy

Exterior

Body

Body Style 4 Door SUV 4-Door SUV 4 Door SUV

Dimensions

Wheelbase(in) 112.4 106.9 111.2
Length, Overall (in) 188.9 186.2 186.5
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 75.9 72.6 75.8
Height, Overall (in) 66.9 66.1 67.3

Doors & Windows

Rear Defrost Standard Standard Standard
Privacy Glass Standard Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard Standard

Exterior Features

Dual Moonroof Optional
Sun/Moon Roof Optional Optional Optional
Panoramic Roof Optional Optional
Power Tilt/Sliding Sunroof Optional Optional Optional
Sunroof Sunshield Optional
Running Boards Optional
Rear Spoiler Optional Standard Standard

Measurements

Base Curb Weight (lbs) 4762 3870 4210

Tires & Wheels

Tires - Front All-Season Standard
Tires - Front On/Off Road Standard
Tires - Front Performance Standard Optional Optional
Tires - Rear All-Season Standard
Tires - Rear On/Off Road Standard
Tires - Rear Performance Standard Optional Optional
Compact Spare Tire Standard
Full Size Spare Tire Standard Standard Standard
Tire Pressure Monitoring System Standard Standard
Aluminum Wheels Standard Standard Standard
Chrome Wheels Standard Standard Standard
Wheel Locks Optional
Steel Wheels Optional Optional

Towing

Trailer Hitch Receiver Optional Optional Optional

Interior

Convenience & Comfort

Alarm Standard Standard Standard
Auxiliary Pwr Outlet Standard Standard Standard
Back-Up Camera Optional Optional
Cruise Control Standard Standard Standard
Vehicle Anti-Theft System Standard Standard Standard
Fog Lamps Standard Standard Standard
Auto-Off Headlights Optional Standard Standard
HID headlights Optional Optional
Interior Cargo Shade Standard Standard
Keyless Start Optional
Luggage Rack Optional Optional
Rear Parking Aid Optional Optional Standard
Power Liftgate Standard Standard
Front Reading Lamps Standard Standard Standard
Rear Reading Lamps Standard
Rear Seat Heat Ducts Optional
Remote Engine Start Optional
Adjustable Steering Wheel Standard Standard Standard
Steering Wheel Controls Standard Standard Standard
Leather Wrapped Steering Wheel Standard Standard Standard
Trip Computer Standard Standard
Remote Trunk Release Standard Standard
Universal Garage Door Opener Standard Standard Standard
Intermittent Wipers Standard Standard Standard
Rain Sensing Wipers Standard Optional
Variable Speed Intermittent Wipers Standard Standard Standard
Front Floor Mats Optional Standard Standard
Rear Floor Mats Optional Standard Standard
Keyless Entry Optional Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard Standard
Electrochromic rearview mirror Optional Standard Standard
Heated Exterior Driver Mirror Standard Standard Standard
Heated Mirrors Standard Standard Standard
Heated Exterior Passenger Mirror Standard Standard Standard
Mirror Memory Optional Optional Standard
Power Driver Mirror Standard Standard Standard
Power Passenger Mirror Standard Standard Standard
Driver Vanity Mirror Standard Standard Standard
Driver Illuminated Vanity Mirror Standard Standard Standard
Passenger Vanity Mirror Standard Standard Standard
Passenger Illuminated Visor Mirror Standard Standard Standard
Power Steering Standard Standard Standard

Dimensions

Passenger Capacity 5 5 5
Passenger Volume (cu. ft.) - TBD - 102.5 108.4
Front Head Room (in) 39.7 39.3 40.0
Front Leg Room (in) 40.6 42.5 40.7
Front Shoulder Room (in) 58.5 57.9 58.9
Front Hip Room (in) - TBD - 55.6 54.8
Second Head Room (in) 38.9 38.6 39.3
Second Leg Room (in) 36.0 36.4 39.6
Second Shoulder Room (in) 56.7 57.1 58.8
Second Hip Room (in) - TBD - 55.1 56.2
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (cu. ft.) 62.51 84.7 68.6
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (cu. ft.) 19.07 38.3 32.3
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (cu. ft.)

Entertainment

AM/FM Stereo Standard Standard Standard
Auxiliary Audio Input Optional Standard Standard
Cassette Standard Standard Standard
CD Changer Optional Standard Standard
CD Player Standard Standard Standard
MP3 Player Standard Standard Standard
Satellite Radio Optional Standard
Premium Sound System Standard Optional Optional
Entertainment System Optional Optional Optional
Hard Disk Drive Optional

Heating & Cooling

Climate Control Optional Standard Standard
Dual Zone A/C Optional Standard Standard
A/C Standard Standard Standard
Rear A/C Optional

Navigation & Communication

Navigation System Optional Optional Optional
Onboard Hands-Free Communications System Standard
Wireless Cell Phone Hookup Optional Optional Standard

Seats

Cloth Seats Standard Standard Standard
Leather Seats Standard Standard Standard
Premium Synthetic Seats Standard Standard Standard
Vinyl Seats Standard Standard Standard
Cooled Driver Seat Standard
Cooled Passenger Seat Standard
Heated Driver Seat Optional Optional Standard
Heated Passenger Seat Optional Optional Standard
Heated Rear Seat Optional Optional
Driver Lumbar Standard Standard Standard
Passenger Lumbar Standard Standard Standard
Seat Memory Optional Optional Standard
Power Driver Seat Standard Standard Standard
Power Passenger Seat Standard Standard Standard
Pass-Through Rear Seat Standard Standard Standard
2nd Row Bench Seat Standard Standard Standard
Fixed Bench Seat Standard Standard
Split Bench Seat Standard Standard
Bucket Seats Standard Standard Standard

Safety

Airbags

Driver Air Bag Standard Standard Standard
Passenger Air Bag On/Off Switch Standard Standard Standard
Passenger Air Bag Standard Standard Standard
Side Head Air Bag Standard Standard Standard
Rear Head Air Bag Standard Standard Standard
Side Air Bag Standard Standard Standard

Brakes

4-Wheel ABS Standard Standard Standard
4-Wheel Disc Brakes Standard Standard Standard

Safety Features

Brake Assist Standard
Electronic Stability Control Standard Standard Standard
Auto-On Headlights Optional Standard Standard
Daytime Running Lights Standard Optional
Child Safety Locks Standard Standard Standard
Traction Control Standard Standard Standard

Mechanical

Engine & Performance

Locking Rear Differential Optional
All Wheel Drive Standard
Front Wheel Drive Standard Standard
V6 Cylinder Engine Standard Standard Standard
Engine Type Gas V6 Gas V6 Gas V6
Displacement 3.6L/219 3.5L/211 3.5L/213
Horsepower (Net @ RPM) 290 @ 6200 270 @ 6200 265 @ 6250
Torque (Net @ RPM) 273 @ 3000 251 @ 4700 250 @ 4500
Transmission Manual w/OD Automatic Automatic
Turning diameter 38.4 37.4 38.6

Fuel

Gasoline Fuel Standard Standard Standard
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 14 18 17
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 20 23 24
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 26.4 19.2 19.0

Suspension

Active Suspension System Optional
Air Suspension Optional Optional
Suspension Type - Front Independent MacPherson Strut MacPherson
Suspension Type - Rear Independent MacPherson Strut Independent
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) Double Wishbone SLA
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) Multi-link Multi-Link

Transmission

Automatic Standard Standard Standard
Automatic Transmission w/Manual Mode Optional
5-Speed Automatic Standard
6-Speed Automatic Standard
Manual Standard Standard Standard
6-Speed Manual Standard