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5dr HB SE
  • 5dr HB SE
  • 5dr HB SEL
2.5i Automatic
  • 2.5i Manual
  • 2.5i Automatic
  • 2.5i Premium Manual
  • 2.5i Premium Automatic
  • 3.6R Automatic
  • 2.5i Limited Automatic
  • 3.6R Premium Automatic
2.5i Automatic
  • 2.5i Manual
  • 2.5i Automatic
  • 2.5i Manual Premium
  • 2.5i Automatic Premium
  • 2.5i Automatic Limited
  • 3.6R
  • 3.6R Premium
  • 3.6R Limited

Prices

MSRP $25,200 $24,195 $23,995
Invoice $23,499 $22,766 $22,581
Avg. Paid $18,485 $17,316 $15,183

U.S. News Scores

Overall 8.0 8.5 8.4
Critics' Rating 8.8 9.2 9.3
Performance 7.8 8.6 8.6
Interior 7.4 8.6 8.6
Operating Cost 8.6 7.9 7.9
Safety 8.6 9.0 9.4
Reliability 3.0 3.5 3.0

Pros & Cons

Pros
  • Great gas mileage
  • Lots of passenger space
  • Balanced handling
  • Standard all-wheel drive
  • Large cargo hold
  • Great performing base engine
  • Large cargo space for the class
  • Top safety score
Cons
  • Limited cargo space for a wagon
  • Infotainment system is difficult to use
  • Low fuel economy for the class
  • Six-cylinder has slightly low fuel economy

General Specs

Transmission Automatic Automatic Automatic
Drivetrain Front-wheel drive All Wheel Drive All Wheel Drive
Fuel/Engine Gas/Electric I4 2.0L/122 Gas Flat 4 2.5L/150 Gas 4-Cyl 2.5L/150
MPG 42 City / 37 Hwy 22 City / 29 Hwy 22 City / 29 Hwy

Exterior

Body

Body Style Hatchback 4 Door Wagon 4 Door Wagon

Dimensions

Wheelbase(in) 104.3 107.9 107.9
Length, Overall (in) 173.6 188.2 188.2
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 72.0 71.7 71.7
Height, Overall (in) 63.9 65.7 65.7

Doors & Windows

Rear Defrost Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard Standard

Exterior Features

Sun/Moon Roof Optional
Panoramic Roof Optional
Rear Spoiler Standard

Measurements

Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3607 3495 3495

Tires & Wheels

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

Towing

Trailer Hitch Receiver Optional Optional

Interior

Convenience & Comfort

Alarm Standard Standard
Auxiliary Pwr Outlet Standard Standard Standard
Cruise Control Standard Standard Standard
Vehicle Anti-Theft System Standard Standard Standard
Fog Lamps Optional Optional
Auto-Off Headlights Standard Standard
Interior Cargo Shade Standard Optional Optional
Luggage Rack Standard Standard
Rear Parking Aid Optional
Power Liftgate Optional
Front Reading Lamps Standard Standard
Remote Engine Start Optional Optional Optional
Adjustable Steering Wheel Standard Standard Standard
Steering Wheel Controls Standard
Leather Wrapped Steering Wheel Standard
Navigation from Telematics Optional
Trip Computer Standard Standard
Remote Trunk Release Standard
Universal Garage Door Opener Optional Optional
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 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 5 5 5
Passenger Volume (cu. ft.) 99.8 105.4 105.4
Front Head Room (in) 41.0 40.8 40.8
Front Leg Room (in) 40.4 43.0 43.0
Front Shoulder Room (in) 55.9 56.3 56.3
Front Hip Room (in) 54.3 - TBD - - TBD -
Second Head Room (in) 39.4 39.3 39.3
Second Leg Room (in) 36.5 37.8 37.8
Second Shoulder Room (in) 55.2 56.1 56.1
Second Hip Room (in) 51.9 - TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down (cu. ft.) 24.5
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (cu. ft.) 71.3 - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (cu. ft.) 34.3 - TBD -
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 Optional Optional Optional
Premium Sound System Optional Optional

Heating & Cooling

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

Navigation & Communication

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

Seats

Cloth Seats Standard Standard Standard
Heated Driver Seat Optional
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 On/Off Switch Standard
Passenger Air Bag Standard Standard Standard
Side Head Air Bag Standard Standard Standard
Rear Head Air Bag 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 Standard Standard
Electronic Stability Control Standard Standard Standard
Daytime Running Lights Standard Standard
Child Safety Locks Standard Standard Standard
Integrated Turn Signal Mirrors Standard
Traction Control Standard Standard Standard

Mechanical

Engine & Performance

All Wheel Drive Standard Standard
Front Wheel Drive Standard
4 Cylinder Engine Standard Standard Standard
Engine Type Gas/Electric I4 Gas Flat 4 Gas 4-Cyl
Displacement 2.0L/122 2.5L/150 2.5L/150
Horsepower (Net @ RPM) 188 Combined 170 @ 5600 170 @ 5600
Torque (Net @ RPM) - TBD - 170 @ 4000 170 @ 4000
Transmission Continuously Variable Ratio CVT CVT
Turning diameter - TBD - 36.1 36.1

Fuel

Hybrid Fuel Standard
Gasoline Fuel Standard Standard
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 42 22 22
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 37 29 29
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 13.5 18.5 18.5

Suspension

Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut MacPherson Strut MacPherson Strut
Suspension Type - Rear Multi-Link Double Wishbone Double wishbone
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs

Transmission

Automatic Standard Standard Standard
Automatic Transmission w/Manual Mode Standard Standard
Continuously Variable Trans Standard Standard Standard