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Vehicle Highlights
Fuel Economy:
City 26/Hwy 32/Comb 28 MPG
Max Seating: 5
Doors: 4 Engine: 4-Cyl, PZEV, 2.5 Liter
Drivetrain: AWD Transmission: Automatic, CVT w/Lineartronic
EPA Class: Small Sport Utility Vehicles Body Style: Sport Utility
Country of Origin: Japan Country of Assembly: Japan
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Exterior Colors Availability MFG Code
Crystal Black Silica 
(Requires Black Interior Color)
Available [CBS]
Crystal White Pearl 
(Req's Gray Interior Color)
Available [WHC]
Dark Gray Metallic 
(Req's Gray Interior Color)
Available [DGM]
Ice Silver Metallic 
Models w/Black Interior Color
(Req's Black Interior Color)
Available [ISM]
Ice Silver Metallic 
Models w/Gray Interior Color
(Req's Gray Interior Color)
Available [IS1]
Jasmine Green Metallic 
(Requires an Interior Color)
Available [JGM]
Quartz Blue Pearl 
(Req's Gray Interior Color)
Available [QBP]
Venetian Red Pearl 
(Req's Gray Interior Color)
Available [VRP]
Interior Colors Availability MFG Code
(Req's Exterior Color-CBS or ISM)
Available [BL]
(Req's Exterior Color-DGM, IS1, JGM, QBP, VRP or WHC)
Available [GL]
Engine Availability MFG Code
4-Cyl, PZEV, 2.5 Liter  Standard  
Transmission Availability MFG Code
Automatic, CVT w/Lineartronic  Standard  
Accessory Equipment Packages Availability MFG Code
All Weather Pkg 
[Includes] Dual Heated Power Mirrors w/Manual Fold, Heated Front Seats & W/S Wiper De-Icer.
Standard [13]
Popular Pkg 2, (PIO) 
[Includes] Blind-Spot Detection w/Rear Cross Traffic Alert, Rear Bumper Cover, Seatback Cargo Net, Inside Automatic Day/Night Mirror w/Compass & HomeLink Garage Door Opener & O/S Automatic Day/Night Mirrors w/Approach Lights & Blind Spot Detection.
Available [FD4]
Comfort and Convenience Availability MFG Code
Engine Start, Remote Control (PIO)  Available [RGF]
Shift Knob, STI Leather-Wrapped (PIO)  Available [0A1]
Sun Shade, (PIO)  Available [KGC]
Seats Availability MFG Code
Seatback Protector, Rear (PIO) 
(Standard With Protection Pkg 1-FZ6, 2-FZ7 & 3-FE3)
Available [04Q]
Interior Availability MFG Code
Floor Mats, All Weather F&R (PIO) 
(Standard With Protection Pkg 1-FZ6, 2-FZ7 & 3-FE3)
Available [BGA]
Lighting and Mirrors Availability MFG Code
Fog Light Kit  Standard  
Illumination Kit, Footwell (PIO) 
Models w/Blue Interior Lighting
Available [NEB]
Illumination Kit, Footwell (PIO) 
Models w/Red Interior Lighting
Available [NEC]
Mirror, Inside Automatic Day/Night w/Compass & HomeLink Garage Door Opener (PIO)  Available [0H2]
Mirror, Inside Automatic Day/Night w/Compass (PIO)  Available [0H1]
Mirrors, O/S & Inside Automatic Day/Night w/Approach Lights & Blind Spot Detection (PIO)  Available [FD5]
Mirrors, O/S & Inside Automatic Day/Night w/Approach Lights, Blind Spot Detection & Homelink Garage Door Opener (PIO)  Available [FD6]
Mirrors, O/S Automatic Day/Night w/Approach Lights & Blind Spot Detection (PIO) 
(Standard With Popular Pkg 2-FD4)
Available [0FL]
Exterior Availability MFG Code
Bumper Cover, Rear (PIO) 
(Standard With Popular Pkg 2A-FD8 & 2-FD4 & Protection Pkg 1-FZ6, 2-FZ7 & 3-FE3)
Available [PGE]
Door Edge Guards, (PIO) 
(Order Code Will Vary w/Exterior Color)
Door Sill Plates, Front (PIO)  Available [JGA]
Grille, Sport (PIO)  Available [PGF]
Moldings, Body Side (PIO) 
(Order Code Will Vary w/Exterior Color Selection)
Splash Guards, (PIO) 
(Standard With Protection Pkg 1-FZ6, 2-FZ7 & 3-FE3)
Available [QGM]
Cargo and Towing Availability MFG Code
Cargo Cover, Power 
(Standard With Protection Pkg 2-FZ7)
Standard [OGB]
Cargo Net, Seatback (PIO) 
(Standard With Popular Pkg 1-FYL, 1A-FC8, 2-FC3 & 2A-FC9)
Available [MGA]
Cargo Net, Vertical Rear (PIO)  Available [MGC]
Cargo Nets, (2) Side (PIO)  Available [MGB]
Cargo Partition, (PIO)  Available [MGG]
Cargo Tray 
(Standard With Black Edition-16 & Protection Pkg 3-FE3)
Standard [MGD ]
Roof Rail Crossbars, Aero (PIO) 
(Standard With Protection Pkg 3-FE3)
Available [UGA]
Trailer Hitch, (PIO) 
[Includes] Trailer Hitch Harness.
Available [0H0]
Mechanical Availability MFG Code
Exhaust Tip  Standard [QGN]
Wheels Availability MFG Code
Wheel Locks, (PIO)  Available [H8B]
Tires Availability MFG Code
P225/55HR18  Standard  
Special Fees Availability MFG Code
Additional Freight Charges, Alaska 
(Req'd in AK)
Engine 4-Cyl, PZEV, 2.5 Liter
Horsepower 170 @ 5800 RPM
Torque 174 @ 4100 RPM
Fuel Economy City 26/Hwy 32/Comb 28 MPG
Bore x Stroke 3.70 x 3.54
Compression Ratio 10.0
Fuel Type Gas
Fuel Induction Sequential Fuel Injection
Valve Train Dual Overhead Cam
Valves Per Cylinder 4
Total Number Valves 16
Transmission Automatic, CVT w/Lineartronic
Drivetrain AWD
Transfer Case -
Fuel Capacity 15.9 gallons
Wheel Base 103.9 inches
Overall Length 181.5 inches
Width with Mirrors -
Width without Mirrors 70.7 inches
Height 68.2 inches
Curb Weight 3479 lbs.
Tires / Wheel Size P225/55HR18
Rear Tires / Wheel Size -
Turning Diameter 34.8 feet
Standard Axle Ratio -
Minimum Ground Clearance 8.7 inches
Maximum Ground Clearance -
Maximum GVWR -
Maximum Towing 1500 lbs.
Payload Base Capacity -
Head Room: Front 40.0 inches
Head Room: Rear 37.5 inches
Leg Room: Front 43.0 inches
Leg Room: Rear 38.0 inches
Shoulder Room: Front 57.0 inches
Shoulder Room: Rear 56.5 inches
EPA Passenger 103.3 cu.ft.
EPA Trunk or Cargo 68.5 cu.ft.
EPA Total Interior -
Truck Bed Volume -
Standard Airbag Driver
Driver Knee
Front Head Curtain
Front Side
Rear Head Curtain
Child Door Locks Standard
Engine Immobilizer Standard
Traction Control Standard
Communication System -
Warranty Information
Basic 3 years or 36000 miles
Powertrain 5 years or 60000 miles
Corrosion/Rust Thru 5 years with Unlimited miles
Roadside Assistance Program 3 years or 36000 miles
Non-Transferable Powertrain -
Hybrid/Electric Components -
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