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FWD 4dr
  • FWD 4dr
  • AWD 4dr
  • FWD 4dr Premier Plus
  • AWD 4dr Premier Plus
  • FWD 4dr R-Design
  • AWD 4dr R-Design
  • FWD 4dr R-Design Premier Plus
  • AWD 4dr R-Design Premier Plus
  • FWD 4dr Platinum
  • AWD 4dr Platinum
  • FWD 4dr R-Design Platinum
  • AWD 4dr R-Design Platinum
AWD
  • AWD
  • AWD with Technology Package
  • AWD with Technology and Entertainment Package
  • AWD with Advance Package
  • AWD with Advance and Entertainment Package
4dr VR6 Sport
  • 4dr VR6 Sport
  • 4dr VR6 Sport w/Nav *Ltd Avail*
  • 4dr VR6 Sport w/Nav
  • 4dr TDI Sport
  • 4dr TDI Sport w/Nav *Ltd Avail*
  • 4dr VR6 Lux *Ltd Avail*
  • 4dr TDI Sport w/Nav
  • 4dr VR6 Lux
  • 4dr TDI Lux *Ltd Avail*
  • 4dr TDI Lux
  • 4dr VR6 Exec *Ltd Avail*
  • 4dr VR6 Exec
  • 4dr TDI Exec *Ltd Avail*
  • 4dr TDI Exec

Prices

MSRP $39,700 $43,280 $43,375
Invoice $37,318 $40,092 $41,251
Avg. Paid N/A $31,915 $29,704

U.S. News Scores

Overall 7.0 8.2 7.8
Critics' Rating 7.1 8.7 8.4
Performance 7.0 8.5 7.7
Interior 7.0 8.0 8.0
Safety 9.7 9.3 10.0
Reliability 2.0 3.5 2.5
Operating Cost N/A 7.3 7.4

Pros & Cons

Pros
  • Plush, supportive front seats
  • Comfortable ride
  • Excellent safety scores
  • Good cargo space for the class
  • Athletic handling
  • Sharp steering
  • Straightforward navigation system
  • Great fuel economy with diesel engine
  • Straightforward climate, audio and navigation controls
Cons
  • Underpowered engine
  • Poor handling
  • Antiquated navigation system
  • Subpar cargo space behind third row
  • Low fuel economy for the class
  • Limited cargo space for class

General Specs

Transmission Automatic Automatic Automatic
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive All Wheel Drive Four Wheel Drive
Fuel/Engine Gas I6 3.2L/195 Gas V6 3.7L/224 Gas V6 3.6L/195
MPG 16 City / 23 Hwy 16 City / 21 Hwy 16 City / 23 Hwy

Exterior

Body

Body Style Sport Utility Vehicle Sport Utility Vehicle 4 Door

Dimensions

Wheelbase(in) 112.600 108.3 113.9
Length, Overall (in) 189.300 191.6 188.8
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 74.700 78.5 76.4
Height, Overall (in) 70.200 68.2 68.2

Doors & Windows

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

Exterior Features

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

Measurements

Base Curb Weight (lbs) 4751 4594 4711

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

Towing

Trailer Hitch Receiver Optional

Interior

Convenience & Comfort

Alarm Standard Standard Standard
Auxiliary Pwr Outlet Standard Standard
Back-Up Camera Standard
Cruise Control Standard Standard Standard
Vehicle Anti-Theft System Standard Standard Standard
Fog Lamps Standard Standard Standard
Auto-Off Headlights Standard Standard
HID headlights Standard Standard
Rear Parking Aid Standard
Power Liftgate Standard Standard
Front Reading Lamps 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 Standard Standard
Universal Garage Door Opener Standard Standard
Intermittent Wipers Standard Standard Standard
Rain Sensing Wipers 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 Standard Standard
Heated Mirrors 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 7 7 5
Passenger Volume (cu. ft.) - TBD - 141.8 101.4
Front Head Room (in) 40.100 39.2 39.6
Front Leg Room (in) 41.000 41.2 41.4
Front Shoulder Room (in) 58.300 61.6 59.8
Front Hip Room (in) 55.400 59.0 - TBD -
Second Head Room (in) 39.700 38.6 38.9
Second Leg Room (in) 36.400 38.7 34.9
Second Shoulder Room (in) 57.800 61.5 56.7
Second Hip Room (in) 53.600 59.1 - TBD -
Third Leg Room (in) 30.100 28.7
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (cu. ft.) 85.100 83.5 58.0
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (cu. ft.) 43.300 42.9 32.1
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (cu. ft.) 8.800 15.0

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
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

Wireless Cell Phone Hookup Standard Standard Standard

Seats

Leather Seats Standard Standard
Premium Synthetic Seats Standard
Additional Rear Seat Standard Standard
Heated Driver Seat Optional Standard Standard
Driver Lumbar Standard Standard
Seat Memory Standard Standard
Power Driver Seat Standard Standard Standard
Power Passenger Seat Standard Standard Standard
Pass-Through Rear Seat Standard Standard Standard
2nd Row Bench Seat Standard Standard Standard
Bucket Seats 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
4-Wheel Disc Brakes Standard Standard Standard

Safety Features

Brake Assist 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
Rollover Protection System Standard
Traction Control Standard Standard Standard
Blind Spot Monitor Optional

Mechanical

Engine & Performance

Four Wheel Drive Standard
All Wheel Drive Standard
Front Wheel Drive Standard
Straight 6 Cylinder Engine Standard
V6 Cylinder Engine Standard Standard
Engine Type Gas I6 Gas V6 Gas V6
Displacement 3.2L/195 3.7L/224 3.6L/195
Horsepower (Net @ RPM) 240 @ 6200 300 @ 6300 280 @ 6200
Torque (Net @ RPM) 236 @ 3200 270 @ 4500 265 @ 3000-4000
Transmission Automatic Automatic Automatic w/Manual Shift
Turning diameter 40.000 37.6 39.0

Fuel

Gasoline Fuel Standard Standard Standard
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 16 16 (Est) 16
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 23 21 (Est) 23
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 21.100 21.0 26.4

Suspension

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

Transmission

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