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4dr Sdn 2.5L Auto S *Ltd Avail*
  • 4dr Sdn 2.5L Manual S *Ltd Avail*
  • 4dr Sdn 1.8T Manual S
  • 4dr Sdn 2.5L Auto S *Ltd Avail*
  • 4dr Sdn 1.8T Auto S
  • 4dr Sdn 2.5L Auto S w/Nav *Ltd Avail*
  • 4dr Sdn 2.5L Auto Wolfsburg Ed *Ltd Avail*
  • 4dr Sdn 2.5L Manual SE *Ltd Avail*
  • 4dr Sdn 1.8T Auto Wolfsburg Ed
  • 4dr Sdn 1.8T Auto Wolfsburg Ed *Ltd Avail*
  • 4dr Sdn 1.8T Manual SE
  • 4dr Sdn 2.5L Auto SE *Ltd Avail*
  • 4dr Sdn 2.5L Auto SE w/Sunroof *Ltd Avail*
  • 4dr Sdn 1.8T Auto SE
  • 4dr Sdn 1.8T Manual Sport
  • 4dr Sdn 2.0L Manual TDI SE
  • 4dr Sdn 1.8T Auto SE w/Sunroof
  • 4dr Sdn 2.5L Auto SE w/Snrf/Nav *Ltd Avail*
  • 4dr Sdn 1.8T Auto Sport
  • 4dr Sdn 1.8T Auto SE w/Sunroof & Nav
  • 4dr Sdn 2.0L DSG TDI SE w/Sunroof
  • 4dr Sdn 3.6L V6 DSG SE w/Sunroof
  • 4dr Sdn 2.0L DSG TDI SE w/Sunroof & Nav
  • 4dr Sdn 1.8T Auto SEL Premium
  • 4dr Sdn 2.0L DSG TDI SEL Premium
  • 4dr Sdn 3.6L V6 DSG SEL Premium
4dr Sdn 2.4L Auto GLS
  • 4dr Sdn 2.4L Auto GLS
  • 4dr Sdn 2.4L Auto GLS PZEV
  • 4dr Sdn 2.4L Auto SE
  • 4dr Sdn 2.0T Auto SE
  • 4dr Sdn 2.4L Auto Limited
  • 4dr Sdn 2.4L Auto Limited PZEV
  • 4dr Sdn 2.0T Auto Limited
  • 4dr Sdn 2.0T Auto Limited *Ltd Avail*
4dr Sdn S FWD
  • 4dr Sdn S FWD
  • 4dr Sdn SE FWD
  • 4dr Sdn Titanium FWD

Prices

MSRP $21,945 $21,450 $26,270
Invoice $21,045 $20,532 $24,497
Avg. Paid N/A N/A $25,972

U.S. News Scores

Overall 7.9 8.4 8.6
Critics' Rating 8.4 9.1 9.1
Performance 7.4 7.9 8.3
Interior 7.8 7.9 8.1
Safety 9.4 9.1 9.2
Reliability 2.5 3.0 3.5

Pros & Cons

Pros
  • Strong engines
  • Fuel-efficient diesel model
  • Spacious, upscale cabin
  • Powerful engine choices
  • Spacious trunk and comfortable seats
  • Balanced handling
  • Long warranty coverage
  • Quiet hybrid powertrain
  • Excellent fuel economy
  • Roomy cabin
Cons
  • Sluggish navigation/audio system
  • Limited headroom due to sloping roofline
  • Glitchy MyFord Touch infotainment system
  • Touchy brakes

General Specs

Transmission Automatic Automatic Automatic
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Fuel/Engine Regular Unleaded I-5 2.5 L/151 Regular Unleaded I-4 2.4 L/144 Gas/Electric I-4 2.0 L/122
MPG 22 City / 31 Hwy 24 City / 35 Hwy 44 City / 41 Hwy

Exterior

Body

Body Style Sedan Sedan Sedan

Dimensions

Wheelbase(in) 110.4 110 112.2
Length, Overall (in) 191.6 189.8 191.8
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 72.2 72.2 72.9
Height, Overall (in) 58.5 57.9 58

Doors & Windows

Rear Defrost Standard Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard Standard

Exterior Features

Rear Spoiler Optional Optional

Measurements

Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3221 3245 3615

Tires & Wheels

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

Interior

Convenience & Comfort

Alarm Optional Standard Standard
Back-Up Camera Optional
Cruise Control Standard Standard Standard
Vehicle Anti-Theft System Standard Standard
Auto-Off Headlights Standard Optional Standard
Keyless Start Optional Optional Optional
Remote Engine Start Optional Optional Optional
Adjustable Steering Wheel Standard Standard Standard
Steering Wheel Controls Standard Standard Standard
Trip Computer Standard Standard Standard
Remote Trunk Release Standard Standard Standard
Universal Garage Door Opener Optional
Intermittent Wipers Standard Standard Standard
Variable Speed Intermittent Wipers Standard Standard Standard
Front Floor Mats Optional Optional Standard
Keyless Entry Standard Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard Standard
Electrochromic rearview mirror Optional
Heated Mirrors Standard
Power Driver Mirror Standard Standard Standard
Driver Vanity Mirror Standard Standard Standard
Driver Illuminated Vanity Mirror Standard Standard
Passenger Vanity Mirror Standard Standard Standard
Passenger Illuminated Visor Mirror Standard Standard
Power Steering Standard Standard Standard

Dimensions

Passenger Capacity 5 5 5
Passenger Volume (cu. ft.) 102 103.8 102.8
Front Head Room (in) 38.3 40 39.2
Front Leg Room (in) 42.4 45.5 44.3
Front Shoulder Room (in) 56.9 57.9 57.8
Front Hip Room (in) 55.2 55
Second Head Room (in) 37.8 37.8 37.8
Second Leg Room (in) 39.1 34.6 38.3
Second Shoulder Room (in) 57 56.7 56.9
Second Hip Room (in) 54.9 54.4
Trunk Volume (cu. ft.) 15.9 16.4 12

Entertainment

AM/FM Stereo Standard Standard Standard
Auxiliary Audio Input Standard Standard Standard
CD Player Standard Standard Standard
HD Radio Optional
MP3 Player Standard Standard Standard
Satellite Radio Standard

Heating & Cooling

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

Navigation & Communication

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

Seats

Cloth Seats Standard Standard Standard
Heated Driver Seat Optional
Driver Lumbar Standard Optional Standard
Power 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 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 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 Optional
Traction Control Standard Standard Standard

Mechanical

Engine & Performance

Locking Rear Differential Standard
Front Wheel Drive Standard Standard Standard
4 Cylinder Engine Standard Standard
5 Cylinder Engine Standard
Engine Type Regular Unleaded I-5 Regular Unleaded I-4 Gas/Electric I-4
Displacement 2.5 L/151 2.4 L/144 2.0 L/122
Horsepower (Net @ RPM) 170 @ 5700 190 @ 6300 188 @ 6000
Torque (Net @ RPM) 177 @ 4250 179 @ 4250 129 @ 4000
Transmission Automatic w/OD Automatic w/OD CVT w/OD
Turning diameter 36.4 35.8 37.6

Fuel

Hybrid Fuel Standard
Gasoline Fuel Standard Standard
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 22 24 44
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 31 35 41
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 18.5 18.5 14

Suspension

Suspension Type - Front Strut Strut Strut
Suspension Type - Rear Multi-Link Multi-Link Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) Strut Strut Strut
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) Multi-Link Multi-Link Multi-Link

Transmission

Automatic Standard Standard Standard
Automatic Transmission w/Manual Mode Standard Standard
6-Speed Automatic Standard Standard
Continuously Variable Trans Standard