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SPECIFICATIONS & FEATURES
ENGINE
Type:
5,408cc V8; cast-iron block and aluminum heads
Valvetrain: SOHC 3-valves/cyl.
Power [hp at rpm]: 300 at 5,000
Torque [lb-ft at rpm]: 365 at 3,750
Bore & Stroke [mm]: 90.2 x 105.9
Compression Ratio: 9.8:1
Redline: 5,400
Mileage City / Hwy [mpg]: 12 / 18
 
TRANSMISSION
Type:
6-speed automatic
Ratios: 4.17, 2.34, 1.52, 1.14, 0.86, 0.69
Final Drive: 3.73
 
LAYOUT
Engine position:
Front-engine
Driveline:
Rear-wheel-drive
 
SUSPENSION
Front:
Double-wishbone; coil springs, anti-roll bar
Rear:
Multi-link; coil springs, anti-roll bar
 
BRAKES
Front:
13.5 x 1.3 in. power-assisted vented discs
Rear:
13.1 x 0.9 in. power-assisted vented discs
 
WEIGHT & CAPACITIES
Curb weight [lbs]:
5,833
Weight distribution: 49 / 51
Max. towing capacity [lbs]: 9,000
Fuel Capacity [gal.]: 28.0
 
STEERING
Type:
Rack & Pinion; power-assist
Turning Circle [ft.]
43.9
 
STANDARD TECHNICAL FEATURES
  • Halogen headlights
  • P265/70 R17 all-season tires
  • Spare wheel mounted underbody
  • Theft-deterrent system
  • Tire Pressure Monitor System (TPMS)
  • Ultra low emission vehicle (ULEV)
EXTERIOR DIMENSIONS
Length [in.]:
221.3
Width [in.]:
78.8
Height [in.]:
77.7
Wheelbase [in.]: 131.0
Front Track [in.]: 67.0
Rear Track [in.]: 67.2
 
Ground Clear. [in.]: 8.7
Approach Angle [in.]: 23.1
Departure Angle [in.]: 20.1
 
STANDARD EXTERIOR FEATURES
  • 4 doors
  • Body color front and rear bumper
  • Chrome door handles and grille
  • Flip-up liftgate window
  • Fog lights in front
  • Power remote, heated and folding left door mirror
  • Power remote, heated and folding right door mirror
  • Rear liftgate
  • Rear step bumper
  • Rear window wiper
  • Roof rack rails
  • Running boards
  • Trailering hitch with harness
  • Underbody protection
  • Variable intermittent and speed-sensitive wipers
INTERIOR DIMENSIONS
Seating Capacity:
7 - 9
 
Front Headroom [in.]:
39.5
Second Row Headroom [in.]: 39.6
Third Row Headroom [in.]: 38.0
 
Front Legroom [in.]:
41.1
Second Row Legroom [in.]: 39.1
Third Row Legroom [in.]: 37.7
 
Front Shoulderroom [in.]:
63.2
Second Row Shoulderroom [in.]: 63.7
Third Row Shoulderroom [in.]: 67.1
 
Front Hiproom [in.]:
60.2
Second Row Hiproom [in.]: 59.9
Third Row Hiproom [in.]: 51.8
 
Cargo Cap. [cu-ft]:
42.6; 85.5 (behind second row)
 
STANDARD INTERIOR FEATURES
  • 4 12V power outlets
  • 4-way front passenger bucket seat
  • 8-way part-power driver bucket seat
  • AM/FM radio with seek/scan, RDS, MP3 capability, single in-dash CD-player and 6 speakers
  • Air conditioning with separate rear controls
  • Auto-dimming rear-view mirror
  • Auto-locking doors
  • Cargo area carpeting, light and net
  • Carpeted front and rear floor mats
  • Cigarette lighter
  • Clock
  • Cloth seat-upholstery
  • Cruise control
  • Cupholders in front and rear
  • Door bins in front and rear
  • Floor carpeting
  • Front seat center console with armrest and storage
  • Full cloth headliner
  • Illuminated entry
  • Illuminated visor vanity mirrors in front
  • Keyfob remote keyless entry
  • Leather steering-wheel
  • Lighted glove box
  • Overhead console
  • Power windows; with one-touch open on driver's side
  • Reading lights in front and rear
  • Rear audio controls
  • Rear reclining, 40/20/40 split folding bench seat
  • Rear window defogger
  • Satellite radio capability
  • Speed-sensitive volume
  • Tachometer
  • Third row fold-into-floor 60/40 split folding bench seat
  • Tilting steering-wheel
  • Tinted windows
  • Variable instrument panel lighting
STANDARD SAFETY FEATURES
  • 3-point rear seat belts in all positions
  • Airbags in front with occupancy sensor on passenger side
  • Anti-Roll Control
  • Anti-lock brakes (ABS)
  • Brake assist
  • Child safety rear door locks
  • Electronic Stability Control
  • Front adjustable head restraints
  • Height-adjustable front seatbelts with pretensioners
  • Rear head restraints
  • Side-curtain airbags in front, second and third row
  • Side-impact airbags in front
  • Side-impact bars
  • Third row head restraints
  • Traction control
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