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2008 Sorento LX Sport Utility Specs

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2008 Sorento LX Sport Utility Specs

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3,342 cc 3.3 liters V 6 front engine with 92 mm bore, 83.3 mm stroke, 10.4 compression ratio, double overhead cam, variable valve timing/camshaft and four valves per cylinder
Unleaded fuel 87
Fuel consumption: EPA 08 urban (mpg): 15, country/highway (mpg): 22 and combined (mpg): 17
Multi-point injection fuel system
21.1 gallon main unleaded fuel tank
Power: 180 kW , 242 HP SAE @ 6,000 rpm; 228 ft lb , 309 Nm @ 4,500 rpm
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3.333:1 axle ratio
Four disc brakes including four ventilated discs
Electronic brake distribution
Electronic traction control via ABS & engine management
Center limited slip differential
Stability control
Wishbone front suspension independent with stabilizer bar and coil springs , beam rear suspension rigid with stabilizer bar and coil springs
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Body color front and rear bumpers
Driver and passenger power heated black door mirrors
External dimensions: overall length (inches): 180.7, overall width (inches): 73.3, overall height (inches): 68.1, ground clearance (inches): 8.2, wheelbase (inches): 106.7, front track (inches): 62.2, rear track (inches): 62.2 and curb to curb turning circle (feet): 35.4
Projector beam lens halogen bulb headlights
Luxury trim alloy look on doors and alloy look on dashboard
Metallic paint
Hinge rear window with defogger and intermittent
Roof rails
Underbody protection for fuel tank and for engine
Weights: gross vehicle weight rating (lbs) 5,644, curb weight (lbs) 4,274, gross trailer weight braked (lbs) 3,500 and max payload (lbs) 1,370
Windshield wipers with variable intermittent wipe
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12v power outlet: front, rear and cargo
Air conditioning
Front ashtray
Delco audio system with AM/FM and CD player CD player reads MP3
Cargo area cover/rear parcel shelf
Cargo capacity: all seats in place (cu ft): 31.7
Front seats cigar lighter
Clock
Delayed/fade courtesy lights
Cruise control
Front seats and rear seats cup holders
Driver front airbag with multi-stage deployment , passenger front airbag with occupant sensors and multi-stage deployment
Bucket driver seat with height adjustment, lumbar adjustment and tilt adjustment , bucket passenger seat
Height adjustable 3-point reel front seat belts on driver seat and passenger seat with pre-tensioners
Front seat center armrest
Headlight control
Two height adjustable active head restraints on front seats , three height adjustable head restraints on rear seats
Internal dimensions: front headroom (inches): 39.7, rear headroom (inches): 39.5, front hip room (inches): 55.3, rear hip room (inches): 58, front leg room (inches): 42.6, rear leg room (inches): 36.1, front shoulder room (inches): 58.9 and rear shoulder room (inches): 58.4
Knee airbags
Low tire pressure indicator
Remote power locks includes trunk/hatch
Power steering
Front power windows with one one-touch , rear power windows
Front reading lights
3-point reel rear seat belts on driver side, passenger side and center side
Rear seat center armrest
Three asymmetrical split bench front facing rear seats with zero adjustments
Rear view mirror
Front and rear roof airbag
Seating: five seats
Cloth seat upholstery with additional cloth
Ten speaker(s)
Plastic steering wheel with tilt adjustment
Tachometer
Illuminated driver and passenger vanity mirror
Ventilation system with micro filter
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