Specs Overview

  • Price (MSRP)
    $ 33,999
    Fuel Type
  • Engine Name
    Engine: 3.5L Duratec V 6 with Ti-VCT Variable Valve Timing
    Transmission Name
    Transmission, Selectshift 6 Speed Automatic w/Manual Mode
  • Trim
    Base V6 FWD
    Standard L/100km
    13.7 City / 9.7 Hwy
  • Horsepower
  • Body Style
    Seating Capacity (Std/Max)

Safety Ratings

  • IIHS Moderate Overlap Front Test
    NHTSA Frontal Crash Rating
  • IIHS Small Overlap Front Test
    NHTSA Side Impact
  • IIHS Side Impact
    IIHS Rood Strength
  • IIHS Rear Crash Protect/Head Restraint Rating


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