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2013 Dodge Journey 2013 Ford Escape 2013 Kia Sorento
     
FWD 4dr American Value Pkg
  • FWD 4dr American Value Pkg
  • FWD 4dr SE
  • FWD 4dr SXT
  • AWD 4dr SXT
  • FWD 4dr Crew
  • FWD 4dr R/T
  • AWD 4dr Crew
  • AWD 4dr R/T
FWD 4dr S
  • FWD 4dr S
  • FWD 4dr SE
  • 4WD 4dr SE
  • FWD 4dr SEL
  • 4WD 4dr SEL
  • FWD 4dr Titanium
  • 4WD 4dr Titanium
2WD 4dr I4 LX
  • 2WD 4dr I4 LX
  • 2WD 4dr I4-GDI LX
  • AWD 4dr I4-GDI LX
  • 2WD 4dr V6 LX
  • 2WD 4dr I4-GDI EX
  • AWD 4dr V6 LX
  • 2WD 4dr V6 EX
  • AWD 4dr I4-GDI EX
  • AWD 4dr V6 EX
  • 2WD 4dr V6 SX
  • AWD 4dr V6 SX

Prices

MSRP $19,195 $22,470 $23,150
Invoice $18,988 $21,178 $22,370
Avg. Paid N/A N/A $19,068

U.S. News Scores

Overall 7.6 7.7 7.8
Critics' Rating 8.3 8.0 8.4
Performance 6.9 8.0 7.3
Interior 7.6 7.1 7.4
Safety 9.3 9.3 9.3
Reliability 2.0 2.5 3.0
Operating Cost N/A N/A 7.9

Pros & Cons

Pros
  • Powerful V6 option
  • Available seating for seven
  • Family-friendly optional features
  • Small-car handling
  • Good fuel economy, even with four-wheel drive
  • Strong safety score
  • Straightforward UVO infotainment system
Cons
  • Underpowered base engine
  • Confusing base infotainment system
  • Below-average reliability score
  • Confusing MyFord Touch infotainment system
  • Fickle motion-activated liftgate 
  • Underpowered base engine
  • Cramped second row

General Specs

Transmission Automatic Automatic Automatic
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Fuel/Engine Gas I4 2.4L/144 Gas I4 2.5L/152 Gas I4 2.4L/144
MPG 19 City / 26 Hwy 22 City / 31 Hwy 21 City / 30 Hwy

Exterior

Body

Body Style Sport Utility Vehicle Sport Utility Vehicle Sport Utility Vehicle

Dimensions

Wheelbase(in) 113.8 105.900 106.300
Length, Overall (in) 192.4 178.100 183.900
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 72.2 72.400 74.200
Height, Overall (in) 66.6 66.300 67.300

Doors & Windows

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

Exterior Features

Running Boards Optional
Rear Spoiler Standard

Measurements

Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3818 3598 3605

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
Tire Pressure Monitoring System Standard Standard Standard
Aluminum Wheels Optional Standard
Wheel Locks Optional
Steel Wheels Standard Standard
Wheel Covers Standard Standard

Towing

Trailer Hitch Receiver Optional

Interior

Convenience & Comfort

Auxiliary Pwr Outlet Standard Standard Standard
Back-Up Camera Optional
Cruise Control Standard Standard Standard
Vehicle Anti-Theft System Standard Standard
Fog Lamps Optional
Interior Cargo Shade Optional
Keyless Start Standard
Luggage Rack Optional
Rear Parking Aid Optional
Front Reading Lamps Standard Standard
Rear Reading Lamps Standard
Remote Engine Start Optional
Adjustable Steering Wheel Standard Standard Standard
Steering Wheel Controls Standard Standard Standard
Leather Wrapped Steering Wheel Optional
Trip Computer Standard
Universal Garage Door Opener Optional
Intermittent Wipers Standard Standard Standard
Variable Speed Intermittent Wipers Standard Standard Standard
Front Floor Mats Standard Optional
Keyless Entry Standard Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard Standard
Electrochromic rearview mirror Optional Optional
Heated Mirrors Standard Standard
Power Driver Mirror Standard Standard Standard
Driver Vanity Mirror Standard Standard Standard
Driver Illuminated Vanity Mirror Standard
Passenger Vanity Mirror Standard Standard
Passenger Illuminated Visor Mirror Standard
Power Steering Standard Standard Standard

Dimensions

Passenger Capacity 5 5 5
Passenger Volume (cu. ft.) 99.6 98.100 142.500
Front Head Room (in) 40.8 39.900 39.200
Front Leg Room (in) 40.8 40.400 41.300
Front Shoulder Room (in) 57.5 56.000 59.300
Front Hip Room (in) 53.8 54.800 56.300
Second Head Room (in) 39.9 39.000 39.200
Second Leg Room (in) 33.6 36.800 37.600
Second Shoulder Room (in) 56.9 55.300 58.700
Second Hip Room (in) 54.4 52.400 55.900
Third Leg Room (in)
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (cu. ft.) 67.6 68.100 72.500
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (cu. ft.) 39.6 34.300 37.000
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

Heating & Cooling

Dual Zone A/C Standard
A/C Standard Standard Standard
Rear A/C Optional

Navigation & Communication

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

Seats

Cloth Seats Standard Standard Standard
Additional Rear Seat Optional
Pass-Through Rear Seat Optional 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
Electronic Stability Control Standard Standard 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
4 Cylinder Engine Standard Standard Standard
Engine Type Gas I4 Gas I4 Gas I4
Displacement 2.4L/144 2.5L/152 2.4L/144
Horsepower (Net @ RPM) 173 @ 6000 168 @ 6000 175 @ 6000
Torque (Net @ RPM) 166 @ 4000 170 @ 4500 169 @ 3750
Transmission Automatic Automatic w/Manual Shift Automatic w/Manual Shift
Turning diameter 38.5 37.000 35.700

Fuel

Gasoline Fuel Standard Standard Standard
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 19 22 21
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 26 31 30
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 20.5 15.100 18.000

Suspension

Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut MacPherson Strut MacPherson Strut
Suspension Type - Rear Multi-Link Semi-Trailing Arm Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs w/Coil Springs
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs

Transmission

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