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Powertrain  
PowertrainInternal Combustion
Engine  
ConfigurationI
Cylinders4
Forced InductionTurbocharged
Displacement (cc)235915961998
Max. Power (bhp)185178245
Max. Power @RPM600055006000
Max. Torque (lbft)178195260
Max. Torque @RPM400015001350
Transmission  
Transmission TypeAutomaticS-ManualAutomatic
Forward Gears676
Driveline  
Driven WheelsFWD
Body  
Generic TypeCar
Roof TypeFixed
Rear Roof ProfileTrunk
No Side Doors4
Exterior Dimensions  
Curb Weight (lb)
  • 3219 (LX)
  • 3362 (EX)
3224
  • 3594 (SXL)
  • 3494 (SX)
Wheelbase (in)110.4
Height - Body (in)57.7
Width - Body (in)73.2
Length (in)191.1
Front Track (in)63.5
Rear Track (in)63.8
Chassis  
Chassis TypeUnitized Body/Frame
Engine LayoutTransverse
Engine PositionFront
Suspension  
Front Suspension - TypeMacPherson strut/lower arm
Rear Suspension - TypeMultilink
Brakes  
Front Brakes - TypeVented Disc
Rear Brakes - TypeDisc
Wheels / Tires  
Tire Size F (,R)
  • 205/65R16 (LX)
  • 215/55R17 (EX)
205/65R16225/45R18
Seating  
Rows of Seats2
Max. Passenger Capacity5
Interior Dimensions  
Head Room - 1st Row (in)39.8
Head Room - 2nd Row (in)37.8
Shlder Room - 1st Row (in)58.1
Shlder Room - 2nd Row (in)56.4
Hip Room - 1st Row (in)56.0
Hip Room - 2nd Row (in)56.0
Leg Room - 1st Row (in)45.5
Leg Room - 2nd Row (in)35.6
Seating Positions - 1st Row2
Seating Positions - 2nd Row3
Cargo Volume (cu ft)15.9
Utility  
Cargo AccessTrunk
Energy Storage  
Fuel Capacity (gallons) (gal)18.5
Fuel Economy  
EPA City (mpg)242822
EPA Hwy (mpg)353932