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2012 Routan SEL Premium Passenger Minivan Specs

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2012 Routan SEL Premium Passenger Minivan Specs

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Engine: 3.6L Pentastar V 6 DOHC and variable valve timing
E85 / unleaded fuel
Fuel economy: Gasoline 12 MPG city, 18 MPG highway, 14 MPG combined and 280 mi. range
Multi-point fuel injection
20.0gallon fuel tank
Power (SAE): 283 hp @ 6,400 rpm; 260 ft lb of torque @ 4,400 rpm
Secondary fuel economy:
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ABS
3.160:1 axle ratio
Brake assist system
Four-wheel disc brakes: two ventilated
Electronic traction control (via ABS & engine management)
Immobilizer
Space-saver spare tire with steel rim
Electronic Stabilization Program (ESP) stability control
Independent front strut suspension with stabilizer bar and coil springs, semi-independent rear torsion beam suspension with coil springs
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Driver hinged 3rd row windows, passenger fixed 3rd row windows
Body side molding
Body-color front and rear bumpers
Chrome/bright trim around side windows
Day time running lights
Chrome heated driver and passenger power door mirrors with turn signals
Power liftgate
External dimensions: overall length (inches): 202.5, overall width (inches): 76.9, overall height (inches): 68.9, ground clearance (inches): 5.6, wheelbase (inches): 121.2, front track (inches): 65.0, rear track (inches): 64.8 and curb to curb turning circle (feet): 38.0
Front fog lights
Headlights: Xenon with projector beam lenses
Wood/woodgrain on dashboard
Opening rear ¼ windows with remote control operation
Metallic paint
Rear side windows: wind-up on driver side and passenger side
Fixed rear window with defroster
Removable roof rails
Roof spoiler
Electric glass sunroof
Tinted glass
Weights: gross vehicle weight (lbs): 5,694, published curb weight (lbs): 4,494, gross trailer weight braked (lbs): 2,000 and payload allowance (lbs): 1,200
Intermittent rain sensor
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12V power outlet(s) in front and rear
Three-zone climate control
Fixed mast antenna
Anti-theft protection
Audio system with AM/FM radio, CD player (reads MP3 format), satellite radio, wireless headphones and includes in-dash DVD
Cargo area light
Cargo capacity: all seats in place (cu ft): 32.7, third row seats removed (cu ft): 83.0 and SAE
Coming home device
Compass
Trip computer: includes range for remaining fuel
Dashboard console with covered storage, floor console, overhead console
Cruise control
Front cup holders
Entertainment display screen located in front, single 3rd row middle and single rear middle includes DVD
DVD/VCD
Outside air temperature indicator
Floor covering: carpet in passenger compartment and carpet in load area
Carpet floor mats
Intelligent driver and passenger front airbag
Driver bucket front seat heated with 8-way power memorized height and power lumbar, front passenger seat bucket front seat heated with 8-way power power height and power lumbar
Height adjustable driver and passenger front seat belts with pre-tensioners
Front seat center armrest
Garage door opener
Headlight control with dusk sensor
Two active height-adjustable front seat head restraints, two height-adjustable rear seat head restraints, three height-adjustable 3rd row seats head restraints
Height adjustable pedals
Internal dimensions: front headroom (inches): 37.2, rear headroom (inches): 39.7, front hip room (inches): 57.0, rear hip room (inches): 64.8, front leg room (inches): 40.6, rear leg room (inches): 36.3, front shoulder room (inches): 63.0 and rear shoulder room (inches): 64.7
Driver knee airbags
Low tire pressure indicator with individual reading
Memorized adjustment: includes door mirror position and pedals
MP3 player
Navigation system with full map and voice
Rear camera parking distance sensors
Card key power locks : includes power windows
Power steering
Front and rear windows with one-touch on two windows
Front and rear reading lights
Height adjustable passenger rear seat belt
Rear seat center armrest
Split-folding removable rear seats: manual recline and manual fore/aft
Auto-dimming rear view mirror
Steering wheel mounted remote audio controls
Remote control trunk/hatch release
All three rows protected by curtain airbag
Seating: seven passengers
Leather upholstery
Front side airbag
Smart card/smart key with keyless entry includes keyless starter
Nine speakers
Leather-trimmed, tilt steering wheel
Tachometer
Third row seat belts, passenger third row seat belts, 3-point center third row seat belts
Third row seats: split-folding, power-folding, split bench with seating for three fold flat to floor
Illuminated driver and passenger vanity mirror
Ventilation system with micro filter
Voice activating system for radio and phone
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