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Selected Style 1500 5-Door Crew Cab 130" WB 2WD LS
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
1500 5-Door Crew Cab 130" WB 2WD LS 14 19 $30,010 $33,910
1500 5-Door Crew Cab 130" WB 2WD LT 14 19 $30,010 $33,910
1500 5-Door Crew Cab 130" WB 2WD Z66 14 19 $30,010 $33,910
1500 5-Door Crew Cab 130" WB 4WD LS 14 18 $32,665 $36,910
1500 5-Door Crew Cab 130" WB 4WD LT 14 18 $32,665 $36,910
1500 5-Door Crew Cab 130" WB 4WD Z71 14 18 $32,665 $36,910
2500 5-Door Crew Cab 130" WB 4WD LS N/A N/A $33,913 $38,320
2500 5-Door Crew Cab 130" WB 4WD LT N/A N/A $33,913 $38,320
Reg Cab 126" XL
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
Reg Cab 126" XL 15 20 $17,473 $18,930
Reg Cab 126" STX 15 20 $19,095 $21,230
Reg Cab 126" XLT 15 20 $21,044 $23,470
Reg Cab 145" XL 15 20 $17,736 $19,225
Reg Cab 145" XLT 15 20 $21,301 $23,765
Reg Cab 126" 4WD XL 14 18 $22,003 $24,020
Reg Cab 126" 4WD STX 14 18 $23,628 $26,440
Reg Cab 126" 4WD XLT 14 18 $25,572 $28,675
Reg Cab 126" 4WD FX4 14 18 $27,721 $31,145
Reg Cab 145" 4WD XL 14 18 $22,265 $24,315
Reg Cab 145" 4WD XLT 14 18 $25,833 $28,975
Reg Cab Flareside 126" STX 15 20 $20,752 $23,135
Reg Cab Flareside 126" XLT 16 20 $22,701 $25,375
Reg Cab Flareside 126" 4WD STX 14 18 $24,376 $27,300
Reg Cab Flareside 126" 4WD XLT 14 18 $26,325 $29,540
Reg Cab Flareside 126" 4WD FX4 14 18 $28,469 $32,005
Supercab 133" STX 15 19 $22,745 $25,425
Supercab 133" XLT 15 19 $24,863 $27,860
Supercab 133" Lariat 14 19 $27,138 $30,475
Supercab 145" XL 15 19 $22,083 $24,110
Supercab 145" STX 15 19 $23,006 $25,725
Supercab 145" XLT 15 19 $25,129 $28,165
Supercab 145" Lariat 14 19 $27,399 $30,775
Supercab 145" Harley-Davidson 14 19 $30,875 $34,770
Supercab 163" XL 14 19 $22,345 $24,405
Supercab 163" XLT 14 19 $25,385 $28,460
Supercab 133" 4WD STX 14 18 $25,438 $28,520
Supercab 133" 4WD XLT 14 18 $27,482 $30,870
Supercab 133" 4WD FX4 14 18 $29,631 $33,340
Supercab 133" 4WD Lariat 14 18 $30,005 $33,770
Supercab 145" 4WD XL 14 18 $24,775 $27,135
Supercab 145" 4WD STX 14 18 $25,699 $28,820
Supercab 145" 4WD XLT 14 18 $27,747 $31,175
Supercab 145" 4WD FX4 14 18 $29,896 $33,645
Supercab 145" 4WD Lariat 14 18 $30,266 $34,070
Supercab 145" 4WD Harley-Davidson 14 18 $33,933 $38,285
Supercab 163" 4WD XL 14 18 $25,038 $27,430
Supercab 163" 4WD XLT 14 18 $28,008 $31,475
Supercab Flareside 145" STX 15 19 $23,754 $26,585
Supercab Flareside 145" XLT 15 19 $25,881 $29,030
Supercab Flareside 145" 4WD STX 14 18 $26,446 $29,680
Supercab Flareside 145" 4WD XLT 14 18 $28,500 $32,040
Supercab Flareside 145" 4WD FX4 14 18 $30,644 $34,505
SuperCrew 139" XLT 15 19 $26,864 $30,160
SuperCrew 139" Lariat 14 19 $29,457 $33,140
SuperCrew 139" King Ranch 14 19 $32,210 $36,305
SuperCrew 139" 4WD XLT 14 18 $29,618 $33,325
SuperCrew 139" 4WD FX4 14 18 $31,627 $35,635
SuperCrew 139" 4WD Lariat 14 18 $32,459 $36,590
SuperCrew 139" 4WD King Ranch 14 18 $35,212 $39,755
SuperCrew 150" XLT 15 19 $27,125 $30,460
SuperCrew 150" Lariat 14 19 $29,718 $33,440
SuperCrew 150" King Ranch 14 19 $32,471 $36,605
SuperCrew 150" 4WD XLT 15 18 $29,879 $33,625
SuperCrew 150" 4WD FX4 14 18 $31,888 $35,935
SuperCrew 150" 4WD Lariat 14 18 $32,720 $36,890
SuperCrew 150" 4WD King Ranch 14 18 $35,473 $40,055
SuperCrew Flareside 150" XLT 15 19 $27,848 $31,290
SuperCrew Flareside 150" 4WD XLT 15 18 $30,601 $34,455
SuperCrew Flareside 150" 4WD FX4 14 18 $32,611 $36,765
Pricing
Invoice Price
$30,010
$17,473
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$33,910
$18,930
Monthly Payment Estimate
$565 / month
$316 / 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
Front Shoulder Room (in) 65.2 66.5
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 -
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 73.7
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
Ext'd Cab Cargo Volume (ft³) NA NA
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) NA 65.2
Cargo Box Length @ Floor (in) 63.0 Min, 97.6 Max 78.8
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 Capacity, Approx (gal) NA NA
Aux Fuel Tank Location NA NA
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 31 26
Fuel Tank Location NA Midship
Steering
Steering Type Pwr Pwr Rack & Pinion
Steering Ratio (:1), At Lock 3.2 NA
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), On Center - TBD - 20.0
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 43.3 41.8
Tires
Front Tire Capacity (lbs) 2134 1953
Rear Tire Order Code QMJ T72
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 -
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) 8200 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) 1230 NA
Weight Information
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Rear (lbs) 4000 3400
Curb Weight - Rear (lbs) 2504 1976
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Front (lbs) 3400 3400
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 13000 7200
Curb Weight - Front (lbs) 2738 2549
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap (lbs) 6800 6500
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) 105 110
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (2nd) NA NA
Maximum Alternator Watts NA 1650
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 335 @ 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 PTO Access N/A NA
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) NA 0.80
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
Summary
Body Style 5 Door Crew Cab Reg Cab 6.5' Styleside
Vehicle Name Chevrolet Avalanche Ford F-150
Body Code NA 126" WB
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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