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4dr Sdn GLS
  • 4dr Sdn GLS
  • 4dr Sdn Limited
4dr Sdn SE FWD
  • 4dr Sdn SE FWD
  • 4dr Sdn SEL FWD
  • 4dr Sdn SEL AWD
  • 4dr Sdn Limited FWD
  • 4dr Sdn Limited AWD
CX
  • CX
  • CX-2
  • CXL
  • CXL Special Edition
  • CXL-3
  • CXL-4
  • CXL-5
  • Super 1SP

Prices

MSRP $24,970 $25,170 $29,230
Invoice $23,722 $23,323 $28,061
Avg. Paid $12,706 $12,843 $11,796

U.S. News Scores

Overall 8.1 8.5 8.2
Critics' Rating 8.6 9.5 7.4
Performance 7.7 8.0 7.3
Interior 8.9 9.5 8.1
Operating Cost 7.8 7.8 7.9
Safety 8.6 9.4 9.2
Reliability 3.5 3.0 5.0

Pros & Cons

Pros
  • Very spacious interior with solid fit and finish
  • Long list of standard features
  • Attractive cabin design
  • Great safety and reliability scores
  • Smooth ride
  • Outstanding reliability rating
  • Comfortable, quiet ride
  • Exceptionally spacious cabin
Cons
  • Ride too firm for some
  • Bland, uninspired styling inside and out
  • Unimpressive safety scores
  • Lacks steering feel
  • Some cheap interior materials
  • V6 model is underpowered
  • Fewer available features than the competition
  • Large turning radius

General Specs

Transmission Automatic Automatic Automatic
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Fuel/Engine Gas V6 3.3L/201 Gas V6 3.5L/213 Gas V6 FlexFuel 3.9L/237
MPG 18 City / 26 Hwy 18 City / 28 Hwy 17 City / 26 Hwy

Exterior

Body

Body Style 4 Door Sedan 4 Door Sedan 4 Dr Sedan CX

Dimensions

Wheelbase(in) 109.4 112.9 115.6
Length, Overall (in) 192.7 202.9 203.2
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 72.8 85.7 73.8
Height, Overall (in) 58.7 60.7 58.0

Doors & Windows

Rear Defrost Standard Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard Standard

Exterior Features

Sun/Moon Roof Optional
Power Tilt/Sliding Sunroof Optional
Rear Spoiler Optional

Measurements

Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3629 4015 3735

Tires & Wheels

Tires - Front All-Season Standard
Tires - Front Performance Standard Standard
Tires - Rear All-Season Standard
Tires - Rear Performance Standard Standard
Compact Spare Tire Standard Standard Optional
Tire Pressure Monitoring System Standard Standard
Aluminum Wheels Standard Standard Standard
Chrome Wheels Optional
Wheel Locks Optional

Interior

Convenience & Comfort

Alarm Standard
Auxiliary Pwr Outlet Standard Standard Standard
Cruise Control Standard Standard Standard
Vehicle Anti-Theft System Standard Standard Standard
Fog Lamps Standard Standard
Auto-Off Headlights Standard Standard Standard
Front Reading Lamps Standard Standard Standard
Rear Reading Lamps Standard Standard Standard
Rear Seat Heat Ducts Standard Standard Optional
Remote Engine Start Optional Optional
Adjustable Steering Wheel Standard Standard Standard
Steering Wheel Controls Standard Standard Standard
Leather Wrapped Steering Wheel Standard Standard
Navigation from Telematics Standard
Trip Computer Standard Standard
Remote Trunk Release Standard Standard
Universal Garage Door Opener Standard Optional
Intermittent Wipers Standard Standard Standard
Variable Speed Intermittent Wipers Standard
Front Floor Mats Optional Standard Standard
Keyless Entry Standard Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard Standard
Electrochromic rearview mirror Standard Standard
Heated Mirrors Standard Standard
Power Driver 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.) 107 102.2 108
Front Head Room (in) 40.2 39.0 39.5
Front Leg Room (in) 43.7 41.9 42.5
Front Shoulder Room (in) 57.9 57.9 58.0
Front Hip Room (in) 55.5 56.3 56.1
Second Head Room (in) 38.2 37.8 37.7
Second Leg Room (in) 38.2 38.1 41.4
Second Shoulder Room (in) 57.1 56.9 57.0
Second Hip Room (in) 55.1 55.8 57.0
Trunk Volume (cu. ft.) 17 20.1 17.0

Entertainment

AM/FM Stereo Standard Standard Standard
Auxiliary Audio Input Standard Standard Standard
CD Player Standard Standard Standard
MP3 Player Standard Standard Standard
Satellite Radio Standard Standard
Entertainment System Optional

Heating & Cooling

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

Navigation & Communication

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

Seats

Cloth Seats Standard Standard Standard
Leather Seats Optional
Heated Driver Seat Optional
Driver Lumbar Standard Standard
Power Driver Seat Standard Standard Standard
Power Passenger Seat Standard Standard
Pass-Through Rear Seat Standard Standard
2nd Row Bench Seat Standard Standard
Split Bench Seat Optional
Bucket Seats Standard Standard Standard

Safety

Airbags

Driver Air Bag 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
Rear Body Air Bag Standard

Brakes

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

Safety Features

Brake Assist Standard Standard
Electronic Stability Control Standard Standard
Daytime Running Lights Optional Standard
Child Safety Locks Standard Standard Standard
Traction Control Standard Standard Standard

Mechanical

Engine & Performance

Front Wheel Drive Standard Standard Standard
V6 Cylinder Engine Standard Standard Standard
Engine Type Gas V6 Gas V6 Gas V6 FlexFuel
Displacement 3.3L/201 3.5L/213 3.9L/237
Horsepower (Net @ RPM) 234 @ 6000 263 @ 6250 227 @ 5700
Torque (Net @ RPM) 226 @ 3500 249 @ 4500 237 @ 3200
Transmission Automatic w/OD Automatic
Turning diameter 37.4 41.0 42.2

Fuel

Flexible Fuel Capability Standard
Gasoline Fuel Standard Standard Optional
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 18 18 17
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 26 28 26
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 19.8 20 18

Suspension

Air Suspension Standard
Suspension Type - Front Double Wishbone Independent MacPherson Independent
Suspension Type - Rear Multi-Link Independent multi-link Independent
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Stabilizer bar
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Stabilizer bar

Transmission

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

Safety scores should only be compared between vehicles of similar size and weight. Larger, heavier vehicles generally provide more protection than smaller, lighter ones.