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Selected Style 1500 5-Door Crew Cab 130" WB LS
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
1500 5-Door Crew Cab 130" WB LS 14 19 $29,758 $34,010
1500 5-Door Crew Cab 130" WB LT 14 19 $29,758 $34,010
1500 5-Door Crew Cab 130" WB Z66 14 19 $29,758 $34,010
1500 5-Door Crew Cab 130" WB 4WD LS 14 18 $32,383 $37,010
1500 5-Door Crew Cab 130" WB 4WD LT 14 18 $32,383 $37,010
1500 5-Door Crew Cab 130" WB 4WD Z71 14 18 $32,383 $37,010
2500 5-Door Crew Cab 130" WB 4WD LS N/A N/A $33,617 $38,420
2500 5-Door Crew Cab 130" WB 4WD LT N/A N/A $33,617 $38,420
Reg Cab 126" XL
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
Reg Cab 126" XL 15 20 $17,949 $20,475
Reg Cab 126" STX 15 20 $18,663 $21,315
Reg Cab 126" XLT 15 20 $20,609 $23,605
Reg Cab 145" XL 15 20 $18,207 $20,780
Reg Cab 145" XLT 15 20 $20,864 $23,905
Reg Cab 126" 4WD XL 14 18 $22,433 $25,750
Reg Cab 126" 4WD STX 14 18 $23,125 $26,565
Reg Cab 126" 4WD XLT 14 18 $25,072 $28,855
Reg Cab 126" 4WD FX4 14 18 $26,984 $31,105
Reg Cab 145" 4WD XL 14 18 $22,692 $26,055
Reg Cab 145" 4WD XLT 14 18 $25,331 $29,160
Reg Cab Flareside 126" STX 15 20 $20,333 $23,280
Reg Cab Flareside 126" XLT 15 20 $22,276 $25,565
Reg Cab Flareside 126" 4WD STX 14 18 $23,852 $27,420
Reg Cab Flareside 126" 4WD XLT 14 18 $25,799 $29,710
Reg Cab Flareside 126" 4WD FX4 14 18 $27,711 $31,960
Supercab 133" STX 15 19 $22,272 $25,560
Supercab 133" XLT 15 19 $24,383 $28,045
Supercab 133" Lariat 14 19 $26,678 $30,745
Supercab 145" XL 15 19 $21,973 $25,210
Supercab 145" STX 15 19 $22,531 $25,865
Supercab 145" XLT 15 19 $24,643 $28,350
Supercab 145" Lariat 14 19 $26,938 $31,050
Supercab 163" XL 14 19 $22,228 $25,510
Supercab 163" XLT 14 19 $24,902 $28,655
Supercab 133" 4WD STX 14 18 $24,952 $28,715
Supercab 133" 4WD XLT 14 18 $26,963 $31,080
Supercab 133" 4WD FX4 14 18 $28,872 $33,325
Supercab 133" 4WD Lariat 14 18 $29,512 $34,080
Supercab 145" 4WD XL 14 18 $24,652 $28,360
Supercab 145" 4WD STX 14 18 $25,213 $29,020
Supercab 145" 4WD XLT 14 18 $27,239 $31,405
Supercab 145" 4WD FX4 14 18 $29,130 $33,630
Supercab 145" 4WD Lariat 14 18 $29,773 $34,385
Supercab 163" 4WD XL 14 18 $24,910 $28,665
Supercab 163" 4WD XLT 14 18 $27,478 $31,685
Supercab Flareside 145" STX 15 19 $23,258 $26,720
Supercab Flareside 145" XLT 15 19 $25,370 $29,205
Supercab Flareside 145" 4WD STX 14 18 $25,938 $29,875
Supercab Flareside 145" 4WD XLT 14 18 $27,945 $32,235
Supercab Flareside 145" 4WD FX4 14 18 $29,858 $34,485
SuperCrew 139" XLT 15 19 $26,364 $30,375
SuperCrew 139" Lariat 14 19 $28,969 $33,440
SuperCrew 139" King Ranch 14 19 $31,647 $36,590
SuperCrew 139" 4WD XLT 14 18 $29,071 $33,560
SuperCrew 139" 4WD FX4 14 18 $30,852 $35,655
SuperCrew 139" 4WD Lariat 14 18 $31,944 $36,940
SuperCrew 139" 4WD King Ranch 14 18 $34,622 $40,090
Pricing
Invoice Price
$29,758
$17,949
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$34,010
$20,475
Monthly Payment Estimate
$567 / month
$341 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 14 mpg 15 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 19 mpg 20 mpg
Interior Dimensions
Second Head Room (in) 38.6 -
Second Shoulder Room (in) 65.2 -
Front Leg Room (in) 41.3 41.3
Front Hip Room (in) 61.4 65.4
Second Leg Room (in) 38.9 -
Passenger Capacity 6 3
Front Head Room (in) 40.7 40.9
Second Hip Room (in) 62.0 -
Front Shoulder Room (in) 65.2 66.5
Exterior Dimensions
Frame Width, Rear (in) NA - TBD -
Front Bumper to Back of Cab (in) NA - TBD -
Length, Overall w/o rear bumper (in) 221.6 211.2
Ground Clearance, Rear (in) 8.6 - TBD -
Cab to End of Frame (in) NA - TBD -
Height, Overall (in) 73.6 73.5
Ground to Top of Frame (in) NA - TBD -
Overhang, Rear w/o bumper (in) 52.9 48.4
Wheelbase (in) 130.0 126.0
Ground Clearance, Front (in) 8.6 - TBD -
Cab to Axle (in) NA - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 79.8 78.9
Ground to Top of Load Floor (in) 31.0 33.1
Overhang, Front (in) 38.8 36.9
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Box Width @ Floor (in) 50.0 60.3
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) 22.5 22.3
Cargo Volume (ft³) 41.0 Min 65.5
Cargo Box Width @ Top, Rear (in) 50.0 62.4
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) 50.0 50.0
Tailgate Width (in) - TBD - 65.2
Cargo Box Length @ Floor (in) 63.0 Min, 97.6 Max 78.8
Ext'd Cab Cargo Volume (ft³) NA NA
Brakes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 12.0 x 1.1 13.0 x 0.55
Brake Type Pwr Power
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Brake ABS System (Second Line) NA NA
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 12.9 x 1.2 13.7 x 0.47
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel 4-wheel
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Fuel Tank
Aux Fuel Tank Location NA NA
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 31 26
Fuel Tank Location NA Midship
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) NA NA
Steering
Steering Type Pwr Pwr Rack & Pinion
Steering Ratio (:1), At Lock - TBD - NA
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), On Center 15.8 20.0
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 43.3 41.8
Tires
Spare Tire Capacity (lbs) 2134 1953
Front Tire Size P265/70R16 P235/70R17
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Rear - TBD - - TBD -
Spare Tire Size 16" P235/70R17
Front Tire Order Code QMJ T72
Rear Tire Capacity (lbs) 2134 1953
Spare Tire Order Code NA T72
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Front - TBD - - TBD -
Rear Tire Size P265/70R16 P235/70R17
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Spare - TBD - - TBD -
Front Tire Capacity (lbs) 2134 1953
Rear Tire Order Code QMJ T72
Trailering
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) N/A NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 5000 2400
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 7300 NA
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) N/A NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 600 240
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 1000 NA
Weight Information
Curb Weight - Rear (lbs) 2512 2050
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Front (lbs) 3400 3400
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 13000 7200
Curb Weight - Front (lbs) 2758 2565
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap (lbs) 6800 6500
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Rear (lbs) 4000 3400
Wheels
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7 17 x 7.5
Front Wheel Material Aluminum Steel
Spare Wheel Material Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7 17 x 7.5
Spare Wheel Size (in) 16 17 x 7.5
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum Steel
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 12.6 19.7
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 105 130
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (2nd) NA NA
Maximum Alternator Watts NA 1950
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 600 540
Engine
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 295 @ 5200 202 @ 4350
Engine Type Gas/Ethanol V8 Gas V6
Fuel System SFI EFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 330 @ 4000 260 @ 3750
Engine Order Code L59 992
Displacement 5.3L/327 4.2L/256
Engine Oil Cooler NA NA
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 14 15
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 19 20
Transmission
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High NA NA
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.29 3.39
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.63 2.25
Trans Order Code M30 44M
Transfer Case Power Take Off NA NA
Trans Power Take Off New Venture Gear NVG246 NA
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.70 1.00
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD Manual w/OD
Transfer Case Model NA NA
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.06 3.90
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low NA NA
Clutch Size (in) NA 11.4
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00 1.49
Trans Type 4 5
Trans PTO Access N/A NA
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) NA 0.80
Summary
Vehicle Name Chevrolet Avalanche Ford F-150
Body Code NA 126" WB
Body Style 5 Door Crew Cab Reg Cab 6.5' Styleside
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 32 36
Axle Type - Rear Semi-Floating Semi-Floating
Suspension Type - Front Indep Torsion Bar Coil Spring
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 1.42 1.34
Axle Capacity - Rear (lbs) 4000 3800
Spring Capacity - Front (lbs) 3400 3150
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear 3.42 3.31
Axle Type - Front Independent Double Wishbone
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 32 32
Axle Capacity - Front (lbs) 3400 4150
Suspension Type - Rear Multi-Link Leaf Spring
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 1.12 NA
Axle Ratio (:1) - Front NA NA
Spring Capacity - Rear (lbs) 4000 3850
Frame
Frame Type Ladder Ladder
 
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