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FWD 4dr GLS
  • FWD 4dr GLS
  • FWD 4dr GLS *Ltd Avail*
  • AWD 4dr GLS *Ltd Avail*
  • AWD 4dr GLS
  • FWD 4dr Limited *Ltd Avail*
  • FWD 4dr Limited
  • AWD 4dr Limited *Ltd Avail*
  • AWD 4dr Limited
FWD LS
  • FWD LS
  • AWD LS
  • FWD LT w/1LT
  • AWD LT w/1LT
  • FWD LT w/2LT
  • AWD LT w/2LT
  • FWD LTZ
  • AWD LTZ
FWD 4dr Sport
  • FWD 4dr Sport
  • AWD 4dr Sport
  • FWD 4dr Touring
  • AWD 4dr Touring
  • FWD 4dr Grand Touring
  • AWD 4dr Grand Touring

Prices

MSRP $28,345 $29,370 $29,135
Invoice $26,908 $27,902 $26,983
Avg. Paid $15,731 $17,106 $18,381

U.S. News Scores

Overall 7.5 7.9 8.5
Critics' Rating 7.8 8.9 9.0
Performance 7.4 8.3 8.6
Interior 8.3 8.3 8.2
Operating Cost 7.8 7.6 7.8
Safety 9.4 9.3 8.7
Reliability 2.5 2.5 4.0

Pros & Cons

Pros
  • Packed with standard features
  • Upscale interior
  • Strong safety scores
  • Tons of cargo space
  • Roomy third row
  • Comfortable, quiet ride
  • One of the sportiest SUVs in its class
  • Comfortable ride
  • Upscale interior with lots of tech
Cons
  • Not particularly powerful or fun to drive
  • Less cargo space than rivals
  • Cramped third row
  • Large size can make it unwieldy
  • Polarizing front-end styling
  • Ride may be too stiff for some

General Specs

Transmission Automatic Automatic Automatic
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Fuel/Engine Gas V6 3.8L/231 Gas V6 3.6L/220 Gas V6 3.7L/227
MPG 17 City / 22 Hwy 17 City / 24 Hwy 17 City / 24 Hwy

Exterior

Body

Body Style 4 Door Sport Utility 4 Door 4 Door Sport Utility Vehicle

Dimensions

Wheelbase(in) 110.4 118.9 113.2
Length, Overall (in) 190.6 205.0 200.2
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 76.6 78.4 76.2
Height, Overall (in) 68.9 70.4 68.0

Doors & Windows

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

Exterior Features

Sun/Moon Roof Optional
Power Tilt/Sliding Sunroof Optional
Running Boards Optional
Rear Spoiler Standard Standard Standard

Measurements

Base Curb Weight (lbs) 4266 4790 4330

Tires & Wheels

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

Towing

Trailer Hitch Receiver Optional Optional Optional

Interior

Convenience & Comfort

Alarm Standard Optional
Auxiliary Pwr Outlet Standard Standard
Back-Up Camera Optional
Cruise Control Standard Standard Standard
Vehicle Anti-Theft System Standard
Fog Lamps Standard
Auto-Off Headlights Standard Standard
Interior Cargo Shade Optional
Luggage Rack Optional Optional
Rear Parking Aid Standard
Power Liftgate Optional
Front Reading Lamps Standard Standard Standard
Rear Reading Lamps Standard Standard
Remote Engine Start Optional
Adjustable Steering Wheel Standard Standard Standard
Steering Wheel Controls Standard Optional Standard
Leather Wrapped Steering Wheel Standard Optional Standard
Navigation from Telematics Standard
Trip Computer Standard Standard
Remote Trunk Release Optional
Universal Garage Door Opener Optional Optional
Intermittent Wipers Standard Standard Standard
Variable Speed Intermittent Wipers Standard Standard
Front Floor Mats Optional Standard Standard
Keyless Entry Standard Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard Standard
Electrochromic rearview mirror Optional Optional
Heated Mirrors Standard Optional
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 7 8 7
Passenger Volume (cu. ft.) 150.6 153.1 139.4
Front Head Room (in) 40.3 40.4 39.6
Front Leg Room (in) 42.6 41.3 40.9
Front Shoulder Room (in) 60.6 62.0 59.4
Front Hip Room (in) 57.5 59.1 56.5
Second Head Room (in) 39.9 39.4 39.0
Second Leg Room (in) 38.4 36.8 39.8
Second Shoulder Room (in) 60.2 61.3 58.7
Second Hip Room (in) 57.4 57.8 56.0
Third Leg Room (in) 31.5 33.2 32.4
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (cu. ft.) 86.8 116.4 100.7
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (cu. ft.) 40.0 68.8 48.3
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (cu. ft.) 13.4 24.4 17.2

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 Optional

Heating & Cooling

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

Navigation & Communication

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

Seats

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

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
Daytime Running Lights Standard
Child Safety Locks Standard Standard Standard
Integrated Turn Signal Mirrors 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
Displacement 3.8L/231 3.6L/220 3.7L/227
Horsepower (Net @ RPM) 260 @ 6000 281 @ 6300 273 @ 6250
Torque (Net @ RPM) 257 @ 4500 266 @ 3400 270 @ 4250
Transmission Automatic w/OD Automatic Automatic w/OD
Turning diameter 36.7 40.4 37.4

Fuel

Gasoline Fuel Standard Standard Standard
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 17 17 17
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 22 24 24
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 20.6 22.0 20.1

Suspension

Suspension Type - Front Independent Independent Independent
Suspension Type - Rear Independent Independent Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) MacPherson Strut
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) Multi-link

Transmission

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