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Selected Style Reg Cab 111.2" WB Z85
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
Reg Cab 111.2" WB Z85 20 27 $14,831 $15,695
Reg Cab 111.2" WB LS Z85 20 27 $14,964 $16,535
Reg Cab 111.2" WB Z71 20 27 $16,353 $17,305
Reg Cab 111.2" WB LS Z71 20 27 $16,778 $18,540
Reg Cab 111.2" WB ZQ8 20 27 $16,102 $17,040
Reg Cab 111.2" WB LS ZQ8 20 27 $16,661 $18,410
Ext Cab 125.9" WB Z85 20 27 $16,326 $18,040
Ext Cab 125.9" WB LS Z85 20 27 $17,769 $19,635
Ext Cab 125.9" WB Z71 20 27 $17,783 $19,650
Ext Cab 125.9" WB LS Z71 20 27 $19,158 $21,170
Ext Cab 125.9" WB ZQ8 20 27 $17,543 $19,385
Ext Cab 125.9" WB LS ZQ8 20 27 $19,041 $21,040
Crew Cab 126.0" WB 1SB LS Z85 20 27 $18,557 $20,505
Crew Cab 126.0" WB 1SC LS Z85 20 27 $19,633 $21,695
Crew Cab 126.0" WB 1SE LS Z71 18 24 $21,534 $23,795
Crew Cab 126.0" WB 1SF LS Z71 18 24 $22,751 $25,140
Crew Cab 126.0" WB 1SH LS ZQ8 18 24 $21,416 $23,665
Crew Cab 126.0" WB 1SJ LS ZQ8 18 24 $22,493 $24,855
Reg Cab 111.2" WB 4WD Z85 19 23 $17,250 $18,255
Reg Cab 111.2" WB 4WD LS Z85 19 23 $17,280 $19,095
Reg Cab 111.2" WB 4WD Z71 19 23 $18,885 $19,985
Reg Cab 111.2" WB 4WD LS Z71 19 23 $19,181 $21,195
Ext Cab 125.9" WB 4WD Z85 19 23 $18,643 $20,600
Ext Cab 125.9" WB 4WD LS Z85 19 23 $20,086 $22,195
Ext Cab 125.9" WB 4WD Z71 19 23 $20,208 $22,330
Ext Cab 125.9" WB 4WD LS Z71 19 23 $21,561 $23,825
Crew Cab 126.0" WB 4WD 1SB LS Z85 19 23 $20,873 $23,065
Crew Cab 126.0" WB 4WD 1SC LS Z85 19 23 $21,928 $24,230
Crew Cab 126.0" WB 4WD 1SE LS Z71 17 22 $23,937 $26,450
Crew Cab 126.0" WB 4WD 1SF LS Z71 17 22 $25,462 $28,135
Reg Chassis Cab Z71 20 27 $15,578 $16,485
Reg Cab 126" XL
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
Reg Cab 126" XL 15 19 $18,902 $21,455
Reg Cab 126" STX 15 19 $19,616 $22,285
Reg Cab 126" XLT 15 19 $21,602 $24,595
Reg Cab 145" XL 15 19 $19,160 $21,755
Reg Cab 145" XLT 15 19 $21,860 $24,895
Reg Cab 126" 4WD XL 14 18 $21,796 $24,820
Reg Cab 126" 4WD STX 14 18 $22,488 $25,625
Reg Cab 126" 4WD XLT 14 18 $24,538 $28,010
Reg Cab 126" 4WD FX4 14 18 $26,344 $30,110
Reg Cab 145" 4WD XL 14 18 $22,054 $25,120
Reg Cab 145" 4WD XLT 14 18 $24,796 $28,310
Reg Cab Flareside 126" STX 15 19 $20,342 $23,130
Reg Cab Flareside 126" XLT 15 19 $22,328 $25,440
Reg Cab Flareside 126" 4WD STX 14 18 $23,214 $26,470
Reg Cab Flareside 126" 4WD XLT 14 18 $25,266 $28,855
Reg Cab Flareside 126" 4WD FX4 14 18 $27,072 $30,955
Supercab 133" STX 15 19 $21,636 $24,635
Supercab 133" XLT 15 19 $23,790 $27,140
Supercab 133" Lariat 15 19 $26,138 $29,870
Supercab 145" XL 15 19 $21,336 $24,285
Supercab 145" STX 15 19 $21,894 $24,935
Supercab 145" XLT 15 19 $24,048 $27,440
Supercab 145" Lariat 15 19 $26,396 $30,170
Supercab 163" XL 15 19 $21,594 $24,585
Supercab 163" XLT 15 19 $24,306 $27,740
Supercab 133" 4WD STX 14 18 $24,315 $27,750
Supercab 133" 4WD XLT 14 18 $26,426 $30,205
Supercab 133" 4WD FX4 14 18 $28,232 $32,305
Supercab 133" 4WD Lariat 14 18 $28,972 $33,165
Supercab 145" 4WD XL 14 18 $24,014 $27,400
Supercab 145" 4WD STX 14 18 $24,573 $28,050
Supercab 145" 4WD XLT 14 18 $26,684 $30,505
Supercab 145" 4WD FX4 14 18 $28,490 $32,605
Supercab 145" 4WD Lariat 14 18 $29,230 $33,465
Supercab 163" 4WD XL 14 18 $24,272 $27,700
Supercab 163" 4WD XLT 14 18 $26,942 $30,805
Supercab Flareside 145" STX 15 19 $22,620 $25,780
Supercab Flareside 145" XLT 15 19 $24,776 $28,285
Supercab Flareside 145" 4WD STX 14 18 $25,300 $28,895
Supercab Flareside 145" 4WD XLT 14 18 $27,411 $31,350
Supercab Flareside 145" 4WD FX4 14 18 $29,217 $33,450
SuperCrew 139" XLT 15 19 $25,768 $29,440
SuperCrew 139" Lariat 15 19 $28,430 $32,535
SuperCrew 139" 4WD XLT 14 18 $28,534 $32,655
SuperCrew 139" 4WD FX4 14 18 $30,210 $34,605
SuperCrew 139" 4WD Lariat 14 18 $31,402 $35,990
Heritage Reg Cab 120" XL 17 20 $17,314 $19,610
Heritage Reg Cab 120" XLT 17 20 $19,640 $22,315
Heritage Reg Cab 139" XL 17 20 $17,572 $19,910
Heritage Reg Cab 139" XLT 17 20 $19,898 $22,615
Heritage Reg Cab 120" 4WD XL 15 19 $20,217 $22,985
Heritage Reg Cab 120" 4WD XLT 15 19 $22,578 $25,730
Heritage Reg Cab 139" 4WD XL 15 19 $20,475 $23,285
Heritage Reg Cab 139" 4WD XLT 15 19 $22,836 $26,030
Heritage Reg Cab Flareside 120" XL 17 20 $18,072 $20,490
Heritage Reg Cab Flareside 120" XLT 17 20 $20,368 $23,160
Heritage Reg Cab Flareside 120" Lightning 13 16 $29,190 $33,035
Heritage Reg Cab Flareside 120" 4WD XL 15 19 $20,944 $23,830
Heritage Reg Cab Flareside 120" 4WD XLT 15 19 $23,304 $26,575
Heritage Supercab 139" XL 17 20 $19,624 $22,295
Heritage Supercab 139" XLT 17 20 $22,088 $25,160
Heritage Supercab 157" XL 15 19 $19,882 $22,595
Heritage Supercab 157" XLT 15 19 $22,346 $25,460
Heritage Supercab 139" 4WD XL 14 18 $22,948 $26,160
Heritage Supercab 139" 4WD XLT 14 18 $25,368 $28,975
Heritage Supercab 157" 4WD XL 14 18 $23,206 $26,460
Heritage Supercab 157" 4WD XLT 14 18 $25,626 $29,275
Pricing
Invoice Price
$14,831
$18,902
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$15,695
$21,455
Monthly Payment Estimate
$262 / month
$358 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 20 mpg 15 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 27 mpg 19 mpg
Interior Dimensions
Front Head Room (in) 39.6 40.9
Passenger Capacity 3 3
Front Shoulder Room (in) 57.1 66.5
Front Leg Room (in) 44.0 41.3
Front Hip Room (in) 53.3 65.3
Exterior Dimensions
Front Bumper to Back of Cab (in) 110.9 - TBD -
Length, Overall w/o rear bumper (in) 192.8 211.2
Ground Clearance, Rear (in) 7.5 - TBD -
Cab to End of Frame (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Height, Overall (in) 64.9 72.8
Ground to Top of Frame (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Overhang, Rear w/o bumper (in) - TBD - 48.4
Wheelbase (in) 111.2 126.5
Ground Clearance, Front (in) 8.5 - TBD -
Cab to Axle (in) 34.2 - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 67.6 78.9
Ground to Top of Load Floor (in) 26.9 31.6
Overhang, Front (in) 33.9 36.9
Frame Width, Rear (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) 18.6 22.3
Cargo Volume (ft³) 43.9 65.5
Cargo Box Width @ Top, Rear (in) NA 62.4
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) 42.6 50.0
Tailgate Width (in) 52.4 - TBD -
Cargo Box Length @ Floor (in) 72.8 78.8
Ext'd Cab Cargo Volume (ft³) - TBD - 17.2
Cargo Box Width @ Floor (in) 57.2 60.3
Brakes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 11.6 x 1.8 NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11 x 1.1 13.0 x - TBD -
Brake Type Pwr Power
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes NA
Brake ABS System (Second Line) NA NA
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) NA Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) NA 13.7 x - TBD -
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel 4-wheel
Fuel Tank
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) NA NA
Aux Fuel Tank Location NA NA
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 19 26
Fuel Tank Location - TBD - Midship
Steering
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 40.7 41.8
Steering Type Pwr Pwr Rack & Pinion
Steering Ratio (:1), At Lock 3.31 NA
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), On Center 18.1 20.0
Tires
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Front - TBD - - TBD -
Rear Tire Size P205/75R15 P235/70R17
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Spare - TBD - - TBD -
Front Tire Capacity (lbs) 2904 1953
Rear Tire Order Code QCE T72
Spare Tire Capacity (lbs) 2904 1953
Front Tire Size P205/75R15 P235/70R17
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Rear - TBD - - TBD -
Spare Tire Size Compact P235/70R17
Front Tire Order Code QCE T72
Rear Tire Capacity (lbs) 2904 1953
Spare Tire Order Code NA T72
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 350 500
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 350 975
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) N/A 1625
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 3500 5000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 3500 6500
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) N/A 6500
Weight Information
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap (lbs) 4850 6650
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Rear (lbs) 2896 3400
Curb Weight - Rear (lbs) 1352 2046
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Front (lbs) 2533 3450
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 5500 11500
Curb Weight - Front (lbs) 1761 2712
Wheels
Spare Wheel Size (in) Compact 17 x 7.5
Rear Wheel Material Steel Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6 17 x 7.5
Front Wheel Material Steel Steel
Spare Wheel Material Steel - TBD -
Front Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6 17 x 7.5
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) - TBD - 19.7
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Watts NA 1950
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 690 540
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 100 130
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (2nd) NA NA
Engine
Displacement 2.8L/169 4.6L/281
Engine Oil Cooler NA NA
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 175 @ 5600 231 @ 4750
Engine Type Gas I4 Gas V8
Fuel System MFI EFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 185 @ 2800 293 @ 3500
Engine Order Code LK5 99W
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 27 19
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 20 15
Transmission
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low NA NA
Clutch Size (in) - TBD - NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.37 1.00
Trans Type 5 4
Trans PTO Access NA NA
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.73 NA
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High NA NA
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.67 2.32
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.26 1.55
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Trans Order Code MA5 44A
Transfer Case Power Take Off NA NA
Trans Power Take Off NA NA
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00 0.70
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD Automatic w/OD
Transfer Case Model NA NA
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.75 2.84
Summary
Body Style Regular Cab Reg Cab 6.5' Styleside
Vehicle Name Chevrolet Colorado Ford F-150
Body Code E63 126" WB
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) NA NA
Axle Ratio (:1) - Front NA NA
Spring Capacity - Rear (lbs) 2755 3850
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 30 - TBD -
Axle Type - Rear Semi-Floating Semi-Floating
Suspension Type - Front Coil Springs Coil Spring
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 1.10 NA
Axle Capacity - Rear (lbs) 2896 3800
Spring Capacity - Front (lbs) 2535 3450
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear 3.42 3.31
Axle Type - Front NA Double Wishbone
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 30 - TBD -
Axle Capacity - Front (lbs) 2533 4150
Suspension Type - Rear 2-Stage Multi-Leaf Leaf Spring
Frame
Frame Type Ladder Ladder
 
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