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2WD 4dr Heat
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  • 4WD 4dr Heat
  • 2WD 4dr Detonator *Ltd Avail*
  • 2WD 4dr Shock *Ltd Avail*
  • 4WD 4dr Detonator *Ltd Avail*
  • 4WD 4dr Shock *Ltd Avail*
FWD 4dr LS
  • FWD 4dr LS
  • FWD 4dr 1LT
  • AWD 4dr LS
  • AWD 4dr 1LT
  • FWD 4dr 2LT
  • AWD 4dr 2LT
  • FWD 4dr LTZ
  • AWD 4dr LTZ
LX 2WD
  • LX 2WD
  • SE 2WD
  • LX 4WD
  • SE 4WD
  • EX 2WD
  • EX 4WD
  • EX-L 2WD
  • EX-L 4WD
  • EX-L 2WD with Navigation
  • EX-L 4WD with Navigation

Prices

MSRP $22,245 $22,995 $21,895
Invoice $21,652 $21,845 $20,380
Avg. Paid $15,104 $14,826 $14,806

U.S. News Scores

Overall 6.6 8.3 8.8
Critics' Rating 6.3 9.3 9.0
Performance 6.9 7.9 8.0
Interior 6.7 8.8 8.4
Operating Cost 7.6 8.0 8.2
Safety 8.6 9.3 8.3
Reliability 2.0 3.0 5.0

Pros & Cons

Pros
  • Good towing capacity for the class
  • Standard V6
  • Roomy front and back seats
  • Well-designed interior
  • Excellent fuel economy with four-cylinder engine
  • Solid reliability and safety ratings
  • Comfortable, high-quality interior
  • Ample cargo space
Cons
  • Lackluster acceleration and handling
  • Low fuel economy for the class
  • Low-grade interior materials
  • Below-average safety and reliability scores
  • Some cheap interior materials
  • Uninspiring driving experience
  • Lone engine choice is underpowered

General Specs

Transmission Automatic Automatic Automatic
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Fuel/Engine Gas V6 3.7L/226 Gas I4 ECOTEC 2.4/146.5 Gas I4 2.4L/144
MPG 16 City / 22 Hwy 22 City / 32 Hwy 21 City / 28 Hwy

Exterior

Body

Body Style 4 Door Sport Utility 4 Door Sport Utility Vehicle

Dimensions

Wheelbase(in) 108.8 112.5 103.1
Length, Overall (in) 178.9 187.8 179.3
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 73.1 72.5 71.6
Height, Overall (in) 70.5 66.3 66.1

Doors & Windows

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

Exterior Features

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

Measurements

Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3976 3786 3386

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 Standard
Full Size Spare Tire Optional
Tire Pressure Monitoring System Standard Standard Standard
Aluminum Wheels Optional Standard
Chrome Wheels Standard Optional
Wheel Locks Optional
Steel Wheels Standard

Towing

Trailer Hitch Receiver Optional Optional

Interior

Convenience & Comfort

Alarm Optional Standard
Auxiliary Pwr Outlet Standard Standard Standard
Cruise Control Optional Standard Standard
Vehicle Anti-Theft System Standard Standard Standard
Fog Lamps Standard Optional
Auto-Off Headlights Standard Standard
Interior Cargo Shade Optional
Luggage Rack Optional
Rear Parking Aid Optional Optional
Front Reading Lamps Standard Standard Standard
Remote Engine Start Optional
Adjustable Steering Wheel Standard Standard Standard
Steering Wheel Controls Optional
Leather Wrapped Steering Wheel Optional Optional
Navigation from Telematics Standard
Trip Computer Standard Standard
Intermittent Wipers Standard Standard Standard
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 Optional Optional
Heated Mirrors Standard
Power Driver Mirror Standard Standard Standard
Driver Vanity Mirror Optional Standard Standard
Driver Illuminated Vanity Mirror Optional Standard
Passenger Vanity Mirror Optional Standard Standard
Passenger Illuminated Visor Mirror Optional Standard
Power Steering Standard Standard Standard

Dimensions

Passenger Capacity 5 5 5
Passenger Volume (cu. ft.) 102.5 99.7 103.8
Front Head Room (in) 40.6 40.9 40.9
Front Leg Room (in) 40.8 41.2 41.3
Front Shoulder Room (in) 57.2 55.8 56.9
Front Hip Room (in) 56.1 51.1 55.9
Second Head Room (in) 40.8 39.2 38.6
Second Leg Room (in) 39.4 39.9 38.5
Second Shoulder Room (in) 56.4 55.3 56.0
Second Hip Room (in) 47.4 51.3 54.6
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (cu. ft.) 68.7 63.7 72.9
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (cu. ft.) 29.3 31.4 35.7
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (cu. ft.)

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
Premium Sound System Optional
Hard Disk Drive Optional

Heating & Cooling

A/C Standard Standard Standard

Navigation & Communication

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

Seats

Cloth Seats Standard Standard Standard
Driver Lumbar 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

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
Child Safety Locks Standard Standard Standard
Traction Control Standard Standard Standard

Mechanical

Engine & Performance

Front Wheel Drive Standard Standard
Rear Wheel Drive Standard
4 Cylinder Engine Standard Standard
V6 Cylinder Engine Standard
Engine Type Gas V6 Gas I4 ECOTEC Gas I4
Displacement 3.7L/226 2.4/146.5 2.4L/144
Horsepower (Net @ RPM) 210 @ 5200 182 @ 6700 180 @ 6800
Torque (Net @ RPM) 235 @ 4000 172 @ 4900 161 @ 4400
Transmission Automatic Automatic Automatic
Turning diameter 36.3 40.0 37.8

Fuel

Gasoline Fuel Standard Standard Standard
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 16 22 21
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 22 32 28
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 19.5 18.8 15.3

Suspension

Suspension Type - Front Upper/Lower "A" arms Independent Strut-type MacPherson Strut
Suspension Type - Rear Live Axle Independent Trailing arm Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs w/Coil Springs w/Coil Springs
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs w/Coil Springs w/Coil Springs

Transmission

Automatic Standard Standard Standard
4-Speed Automatic Standard
5-Speed Automatic Optional Standard
6-Speed Automatic Standard