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The Isuzu Ascender is powered by a Vortec 4200 inline 6-cylinder engine. The 4.2-liter power plant generates 291-hp and 277...

2008 Isuzu Ascender Trim Comparison

5-Passenger S Sport Utility
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General Pricing

Resale Value $27,149.00
Destination $735.00

Engines & Power

Standard Engine 4.2L I6
Horsepower 285 @ 6000 RPM
Torque 276 @ 4600 RPM
Valves 4
Displacement (cc) 4157
Bore X Stroke (in.) 3.7 X 4.0
Compression Ratio 10.3:1

Fuel Economy

City (mpg) 14
Highway (mpg) 20

Exterior Dimensions & Weight

Curb Weight - Automatic (lb.) 4418.1
Wheelbase (in.) 113.0
Length (in.) 191.6
Width (in.) 76.1
Height (in.) 74.5
Track Front (in.) 63.1
Track Rear (in.) 62.1
Ground Clearance (in.) 8.0

Interior Dimensions

Standard Seating 5
Front Headroom (in.) 40.2
Rear Headroom (in.) 39.6
Front Legroom (in.) 41.4
Rear Legroom (in.) 37.0
Front Shoulder Room (in.) 58.5
Rear Shoulder Room (in.) 58.4
Front Hip Room (in.) 55.5
Rear Hip Room (in.) 58.1

Payload & Towing

Passenger Volumn (cu. ft.) N/A

Steering, Suspension & Brakes

Front Suspension wishbone
Rear Suspension beam
Tires 245/65R17

Anti-Theft & Locks

Power Door Locks Std.

Braking & Traction

4 Wheel Drive / All Wheel Drive rear wheel drive
ABS Brakes (2 or 4 Wheel) Std.
Limited Slip Differential or Axle N/A
Vehicle Stability Control System Std.

Entertainment, Communication & Navigation

Radio AM/FM
Cassette Player N/A
CD Player Yes
CD Changer N/A
DVD Player N/A
Navigation Aid N/A


Cruise Control N/A
Tilt Steering Yes
Telescopic Steering Column N/A

Heating, Ventilation & Air Conditioning

Air Conditioning Std.


Driver Airbag Std.
Front Side Airbag N/A
Passenger Side Airbag Std.
Rear Side Airbag N/A


Driver Multi-Adjustable Power Seat N/A


Sunroof / Moonroof N/A

Windows, Mirrors & Wipers

Power Windows Std.

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