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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
King Cab I4 Manual
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
King Cab I4 Manual 22 27 $13,039 $13,490
King Cab I4 Manual XE 22 27 $13,751 $14,540
King Cab I4 Automatic XE 20 24 $14,838 $15,690
King Cab V6 Manual XE Desert Runner 17 20 $15,832 $16,740
King Cab V6 Automatic XE Desert Runner 17 21 $16,919 $17,890
Crew Cab V6 Manual Std Bed XE 17 20 $18,035 $19,070
Crew Cab V6 Automatic Std Bed XE 17 21 $19,122 $20,220
Crew Cab V6 Automatic SB LE 17 21 $21,770 $23,020
Crew Cab V6 SuperCharger Automatic SB SC 15 19 $22,932 $24,520
Crew Cab V6 Manual Long Bed XE 17 20 $18,555 $19,620
Crew Cab V6 Automatic Long Bed XE 17 21 $19,642 $20,770
Crew Cab V6 Automatic LB LE 17 21 $22,291 $23,570
Crew Cab V6 Automatic SuperCharger LB SC 15 19 $23,448 $25,070
Pricing
Invoice Price
$14,831
$13,039
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$15,695
$13,490
Monthly Payment Estimate
$262 / month
$225 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 20 mpg 22 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 27 mpg 27 mpg
Interior Dimensions
Front Shoulder Room (in) 57.1 55.3
Front Leg Room (in) 44.0 41.4
Front Hip Room (in) 53.3 55.2
Passenger Capacity 3 2
Front Head Room (in) 39.6 39.3
Second Leg Room (in) - 30.7
Second Hip Room (in) - 49.1
Second Head Room (in) - 37.8
Second Shoulder Room (in) - 54.4
Exterior Dimensions
Ground to Top of Frame (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Overhang, Rear w/o bumper (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Wheelbase (in) 111.2 116.1
Ground Clearance, Front (in) 8.5 6.7
Cab to Axle (in) 34.2 - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 67.6 67.7
Ground to Top of Load Floor (in) 26.9 - TBD -
Overhang, Front (in) 33.9 - TBD -
Frame Width, Rear (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Front Bumper to Back of Cab (in) 110.9 - TBD -
Length, Overall w/o rear bumper (in) 192.8 202.9
Ground Clearance, Rear (in) 7.5 6.7
Cab to End of Frame (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Height, Overall (in) 64.9 63.2
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Volume (ft³) 43.9 44.1
Cargo Box Width @ Top, Rear (in) NA - TBD -
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) 42.6 - TBD -
Tailgate Width (in) 52.4 - TBD -
Cargo Box Length @ Floor (in) 72.8 74.6
Ext'd Cab Cargo Volume (ft³) - TBD - 14.4
Cargo Box Width @ Floor (in) 57.2 59.8
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) 18.6 17.1
Brakes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11 x 1.1 10.2 x 1
Brake Type Pwr Pwr
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Brake ABS System (Second Line) NA NA
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) NA NA
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel Rear-Wheel
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 11.6 x 1.8 10.2 x - TBD -
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) 19 15.9
Fuel Tank Location - TBD - NA
Steering
Steering Type Pwr Pwr Recirculating Ball
Steering Ratio (:1), At Lock 3.31 18.1
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), On Center 18.1 18.1
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 40.7 38.3
Tires
Front Tire Capacity (lbs) 2904 - TBD -
Rear Tire Order Code QCE NA
Spare Tire Capacity (lbs) 2904 - TBD -
Front Tire Size P205/75R15 P225/70R15
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Rear - TBD - - TBD -
Spare Tire Size Compact P225/70R15
Front Tire Order Code QCE NA
Rear Tire Capacity (lbs) 2904 - TBD -
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Front - TBD - - TBD -
Rear Tire Size P205/75R15 P225/70R15
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) 3500 3500
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 3500 3500
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) N/A NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 350 350
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 350 350
Weight Information
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Rear (lbs) 2896 - TBD -
Curb Weight - Rear (lbs) 1352 1393
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Front (lbs) 2533 - TBD -
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 5500 - TBD -
Curb Weight - Front (lbs) 1761 1847
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap (lbs) 4850 4700
Wheels
Rear Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6 15 x 6
Front Wheel Material Steel Steel
Spare Wheel Material Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6 15 x 6
Spare Wheel Size (in) Compact - TBD -
Rear Wheel Material Steel Steel
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) - TBD - 7.8
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 100 70
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (2nd) NA NA
Maximum Alternator Watts NA - TBD -
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 690 - TBD -
Engine
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 175 @ 5600 142 @ 5200
Engine Type Gas I4 Gas 4-cyl
Fuel System MFI SMPI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 185 @ 2800 154 @ 4000
Engine Order Code LK5 NA
Displacement 2.8L/169 2.4L/146
Engine Oil Cooler NA NA
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 20 22
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 27 27
Transmission
Trans PTO Access NA NA
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.73 0.84
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High NA NA
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.67 3.38
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA -
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.26 1.90
Trans Order Code MA5 NA
Transfer Case Power Take Off NA NA
Trans Power Take Off NA NA
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00 1.00
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD Manual w/OD
Transfer Case Model NA NA
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.75 3.32
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low NA NA
Clutch Size (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.37 1.31
Trans Type 5 5
Summary
Body Style Regular Cab King Cab
Vehicle Name Chevrolet Colorado Nissan Frontier 2WD
Body Code E63 116.1" WB
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 30 NA
Axle Type - Rear Semi-Floating NA
Suspension Type - Front Coil Springs Independent
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 1.10 - TBD -
Axle Capacity - Rear (lbs) 2896 - TBD -
Spring Capacity - Front (lbs) 2535 - TBD -
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear 3.42 - TBD -
Axle Type - Front NA NA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 30 NA
Axle Capacity - Front (lbs) 2533 - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear 2-Stage Multi-Leaf Multi-Leaf
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) NA NA
Axle Ratio (:1) - Front NA - TBD -
Spring Capacity - Rear (lbs) 2755 - TBD -
Frame
Frame Type Ladder NA
 
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