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Pricing
CarGurus Instant Market Value $16,685
CarGurus Instant Market Value $18,456
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Overall Rating by CarGurus users Show all ratings
4.5 ⁄ 5
Based on 2 reviews
5 ⁄ 5
Based on 1 review
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Price Rating
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4 out of 5 stars4 out of 5 stars4 out of 5 stars4 out of 5 stars4 out of 5 stars 4 ⁄ 5
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Reliability Rating
5 out of 5 stars5 out of 5 stars5 out of 5 stars5 out of 5 stars5 out of 5 stars 5 ⁄ 5
5 out of 5 stars5 out of 5 stars5 out of 5 stars5 out of 5 stars5 out of 5 stars 5 ⁄ 5
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Maintenance Cost Rating
4.5 out of 5 stars4.5 out of 5 stars4.5 out of 5 stars4.5 out of 5 stars4.5 out of 5 stars 4.5 ⁄ 5
4 out of 5 stars4 out of 5 stars4 out of 5 stars4 out of 5 stars4 out of 5 stars 4 ⁄ 5
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Looks/Style Rating
3.5 out of 5 stars3.5 out of 5 stars3.5 out of 5 stars3.5 out of 5 stars3.5 out of 5 stars 3.5 ⁄ 5
3 out of 5 stars3 out of 5 stars3 out of 5 stars3 out of 5 stars3 out of 5 stars 3 ⁄ 5
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Family Car Rating
4 out of 5 stars4 out of 5 stars4 out of 5 stars4 out of 5 stars4 out of 5 stars 4 ⁄ 5
4 out of 5 stars4 out of 5 stars4 out of 5 stars4 out of 5 stars4 out of 5 stars 4 ⁄ 5
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Cargo Capacity Rating
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Power Rating
3.5 out of 5 stars3.5 out of 5 stars3.5 out of 5 stars3.5 out of 5 stars3.5 out of 5 stars 3.5 ⁄ 5
3 out of 5 stars3 out of 5 stars3 out of 5 stars3 out of 5 stars3 out of 5 stars 3 ⁄ 5
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Handling Rating
4.5 out of 5 stars4.5 out of 5 stars4.5 out of 5 stars4.5 out of 5 stars4.5 out of 5 stars 4.5 ⁄ 5
5 out of 5 stars5 out of 5 stars5 out of 5 stars5 out of 5 stars5 out of 5 stars 5 ⁄ 5
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Fuel Economy Rating
5 out of 5 stars5 out of 5 stars5 out of 5 stars5 out of 5 stars5 out of 5 stars 5 ⁄ 5
4 out of 5 stars4 out of 5 stars4 out of 5 stars4 out of 5 stars4 out of 5 stars 4 ⁄ 5
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Front Seats Rating
4 out of 5 stars4 out of 5 stars4 out of 5 stars4 out of 5 stars4 out of 5 stars 4 ⁄ 5
4 out of 5 stars4 out of 5 stars4 out of 5 stars4 out of 5 stars4 out of 5 stars 4 ⁄ 5
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Back Seats Rating
4 out of 5 stars4 out of 5 stars4 out of 5 stars4 out of 5 stars4 out of 5 stars 4 ⁄ 5
4 out of 5 stars4 out of 5 stars4 out of 5 stars4 out of 5 stars4 out of 5 stars 4 ⁄ 5
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Cons based on CarGurus user reviews
Powertrain
Drivetrain
AWD
AWD
AWD
AWD
AWD
AWD
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Fuel Economy, City
23 MPG
19 MPG
21 MPG
21 MPG
21 MPG
21 MPG
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Fuel Economy, Highway
31 MPG
27 MPG
27 MPG
27 MPG
27 MPG
27 MPG
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Fuel Tank Volume 18.5 gal 16.9 gal --
Engine
2.5L 170 hp H4
2.5L 170 hp H4
2.5L 170 hp H4
2.5L 170 hp F4
2.5L 170 hp F4
2.5L 170 hp H4
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Gasoline
Gasoline
Gasoline
Gasoline
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Power
170 hp @ 5,600 RPM
170 hp @ 5,600 RPM
170 hp @ 5,800 RPM
170 hp @ 5,800 RPM
170 hp @ 5,800 RPM
170 hp @ 5,800 RPM
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Torque
170 lb-ft @ 4,000 RPM
170 lb-ft @ 4,000 RPM
174 lb-ft @ 4,100 RPM
174 lb-ft @ 4,100 RPM
174 lb-ft @ 4,100 RPM
174 lb-ft @ 4,100 RPM
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Cylinders
4 cylinders
4 cylinders
4 cylinders
4 cylinders
4 cylinders
4 cylinders
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Compression Ratio
10:1
10:1
10:1
10:1
10:1
10:1
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Displacement
2,500 cc
2,500 cc
2,500 cc
2,500 cc
2,500 cc
2,500 cc
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Bore x Stroke
3.92 in x 3.11 in
3.92 in x 3.11 in
3.7 in x 3.54 in
3.7 in x 3.54 in
3.7 in x 3.54 in
3.7 in x 3.54 in
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Safety
ABS Brakes Standard Standard --
Driver Airbag Standard Standard --
Passenger Airbag Standard Standard --
Front Side Airbags Standard Standard --
Curtain Airbags Standard Standard --
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Overall 4 stars 4 stars --
Front Crash Overall 4 stars 4 stars --
Front Crash Driver 5 stars 4 stars --
Front Crash Passenger 4 stars 5 stars --
Side Crash Overall -- 3 stars --
Side Barrier Driver -- 5 stars --
Side Barrier Passenger -- 2 stars --
Side Pole Driver 3 stars 2 stars --
Comfort and Convenience
Sunroof/Moonroof Standard -- --
Air Conditioning Standard Standard --
CD Player Standard Standard --
Radio Standard Standard --
Power Windows Standard Standard --
Power Door Locks Standard Standard --
Passenger Power Seats Standard Standard --
Interior
Maximum Seating 5 seats 5 seats --
Front Legroom 43 in 43.1 in --
Back Legroom 37.8 in 38 in --
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 14.7 cu ft 33.5 cu ft --
Maximum Payload 1,056 lbs 1,180 lbs --
Standard Towing Capacity -- 1,000 lbs --
Maximum Towing Capacity -- 2,400 lbs --
Exterior
Length 186.4 in 179.5 in --
Width -- 79 in --
Height 59.3 in 65.9 in --
Wheelbase 108.3 in 103 in --