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FWD
  • FWD
  • AWD
  • FWD with Technology Package
  • AWD with Technology Package
quattro 4dr 2.0T Premium
  • quattro 4dr 2.0T Premium
  • quattro 4dr 2.0T Premium Plus
  • quattro 4dr 3.2L Premium Plus
  • quattro 4dr 3.2L Prestige
FWD 4dr 3.2L
  • FWD 4dr 3.2L
  • FWD 4dr 3.2L w/Moonroof
  • AWD 4dr 3.2L
  • AWD 4dr 3.2L w/Moonroof
  • FWD 4dr 3.2L R-Design w/Moonroof
  • AWD 4dr 3.2L R-Design w/Moonroof
  • AWD 4dr 3.0T w/Moonroof
  • AWD 4dr 3.0T R-Design w/Moonroof

Prices

MSRP $32,895 $35,200 $32,900
Invoice $30,647 $32,736 $30,926
Avg. Paid $19,926 $27,597 $21,019

U.S. News Scores

Overall 8.2 8.3 8.2
Critics' Rating 8.0 9.7 8.9
Performance 8.5 8.8 8.4
Interior 7.5 8.6 8.2
Operating Cost 7.7 7.4 7.7
Safety 9.0 9.7 9.7
Reliability 4.5 2.5 3.0

Pros & Cons

Pros
  • Good cargo-carrying capacity
  • Agile handling
  • Many standard features
  • Fuel-efficient base engine
  • Luxurious and well-crafted interior
  • Spacious interior
  • Powerful turbocharged engine
  • Above-average reliability rating
Cons
  • Some low-rent interior materials
  • Cargo and passenger space trails some competitors
  • Turbocharged engine not thrifty on fuel

General Specs

Transmission Automatic Automatic Automatic
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive All wheel drive Front Wheel Drive
Fuel/Engine Turbocharged Gas I4 2.3L/- TBD - Gas I4 2.0L/121 Gas I6 3.2L/195
MPG 19 City / 24 Hwy 20 City / 27 Hwy 18 City / 25 Hwy

Exterior

Body

Body Style 4 Door 4dr SUV 5 Door Wagon

Dimensions

Wheelbase(in) 104.3 110.5 109.2
Length, Overall (in) 180.7 182.2 182.2
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 73.6 74.0 74.4
Height, Overall (in) 65.1 65.1 67.4

Doors & Windows

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

Exterior Features

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

Measurements

Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3743 4090 3958

Tires & Wheels

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

Towing

Trailer Hitch Receiver Optional

Interior

Convenience & Comfort

Alarm Standard Standard Standard
Auxiliary Pwr Outlet Standard Standard Standard
Back-Up Camera Standard Optional
Cruise Control Standard Standard Standard
Vehicle Anti-Theft System Standard Standard Standard
Fog Lamps Standard Standard
Auto-Off Headlights Standard Standard
HID headlights Standard Optional
Interior Cargo Shade Standard Optional
Keyless Start Optional
Luggage Rack Standard
Rear Parking Aid Optional
Power Liftgate Optional
Front Reading Lamps Standard Standard Standard
Rear Reading Lamps Standard Standard
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 Optional
Universal Garage Door Opener Standard Optional
Intermittent Wipers Standard Standard Standard
Rain Sensing Wipers Standard Optional
Variable Speed Intermittent Wipers Standard Standard Standard
Front Floor Mats Standard Standard Standard
Keyless Entry Standard Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard Standard
Electrochromic rearview mirror Standard Standard
Heated Mirrors Standard Standard Standard
Mirror Memory Standard Standard
Power Driver Mirror Standard Standard Standard
Power Folding Mirrors Optional
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.) 101.4 101.5 99
Front Head Room (in) 38.7 38.1 39.0
Front Leg Room (in) 41.8 41.0 41.2
Front Shoulder Room (in) 58.2 57.7 56.7
Front Hip Room (in) 54.4 - TBD - 54.2
Second Head Room (in) 38.3 37.7 39.5
Second Leg Room (in) 37.3 37.4 36.4
Second Shoulder Room (in) 56.3 56.4 55.2
Second Hip Room (in) 53.0 - TBD - 53.8
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (cu. ft.) 60.6 57.3 67.4
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (cu. ft.) 27.8 29.1 30.8
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (cu. ft.)

Entertainment

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

Heating & Cooling

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

Navigation & Communication

Navigation System Optional
Wireless Cell Phone Hookup Standard Optional Standard

Seats

Cloth Seats Standard
Leather Seats Standard Standard
Heated Driver Seat Standard Optional Optional
Heated Rear Seat Optional
Driver Lumbar Standard Standard Standard
Passenger Lumbar Standard
Seat Memory Standard Standard
Power Driver Seat Standard Standard Standard
Power Passenger Seat Standard Standard
Pass-Through Rear Seat Standard Standard Standard
2nd Row Bench Seat Standard Standard 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
Rear Body Air Bag Optional

Brakes

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

Safety Features

Brake Assist Standard Standard Standard
Electronic Stability Control Standard Standard Standard
Daytime Running Lights Standard Standard Standard
Child Safety Locks Standard Standard Standard
Integrated Turn Signal Mirrors Standard Standard Standard
Rollover Protection System Standard
Traction Control Standard Standard Standard
Blind Spot Monitor Optional
Lane Departure Warning Optional

Mechanical

Engine & Performance

Locking Rear Differential Standard
All Wheel Drive Standard
Front Wheel Drive Standard Standard
4 Cylinder Engine Standard Standard
Straight 6 Cylinder Engine Standard
Turbocharged Standard
Engine Type Turbocharged Gas I4 Gas I4 Gas I6
Displacement 2.3L/- TBD - 2.0L/121 3.2L/195
Horsepower (Net @ RPM) 240 @ 6000 211 @ 4300 240 @ 6400
Torque (Net @ RPM) 260 @ 4500 258 @ 1500 236 @ 3200
Transmission Automatic w/OD Automatic w/manual shift Automatic,
Turning diameter 39.2 38.1 38.4

Fuel

Gasoline Fuel Standard Standard Standard
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 19 20 18
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 24 27 25
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 18.0 19.8 18.5

Suspension

Suspension Type - Front Independent 5-link independent steel spring MacPherson Strut
Suspension Type - Rear Independent Trapezoidal-link independent steel spring Independent
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) MacPherson Strut
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) Multi-link

Transmission

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