Sunday February 3, 2013

Base price: $21,760 for 2.5 model; $22,860 for 2.5 S; $24,460 for 2.5 SV; $25,760 for 3.5 S; $27,660 for 2.5 SL.

Price as tested: $30,525.

Type: Front engine, front-wheel-drive, five-passenger, mid-size sedan.

Engine: 2.5-liter, double overhead cam, direct-injection, inline four cylinder with CVTC.

Mileage: 27 mpg (city), 38 mpg (highway).

Top speed: NA.

Length: 191.5 inches.

Wheelbase: 109.3 inches.

Curb weight: 3,121 pounds.

Built at: Canton, Miss.

Options: Technology package (includes blind spot monitoring, navigation system lane departure warning) $1,090; moonroof $800; carpeted floor and trunk mats $185.

Destination charge: $790.

-- Ann M. Job