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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
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
Reg Cab Manual 22 27 $11,524 $12,460
Reg Cab Automatic 22 25 $12,189 $13,180
Reg Cab Automatic PreRunner 19 22 $13,166 $14,375
Reg Cab Manual 4WD 18 21 $15,266 $16,870
Reg Cab Automatic 4WD 18 21 $16,080 $17,770
XtraCab Manual 22 27 $13,834 $15,120
XtraCab Automatic 22 25 $14,492 $15,840
XtraCab V6 Manual S-Runner 19 24 $18,628 $20,360
XtraCab Automatic PreRunner 19 22 $15,634 $17,070
XtraCab V6 Automatic PreRunner 17 20 $16,427 $17,935
DoubleCab Automatic PreRunner 19 22 $17,117 $18,690
DoubleCab V6 Automatic PreRunner 17 20 $17,907 $19,550
XtraCab Manual 4WD 18 21 $17,204 $19,010
XtraCab Automatic 4WD 18 21 $18,018 $19,910
XtraCab V6 Manual 4WD 17 20 $18,191 $20,100
XtraCab V6 Automatic 4WD 16 19 $19,005 $21,000
DoubleCab V6 Automatic 4WD 16 19 $20,544 $22,700
Pricing
Invoice Price
$14,831
$11,524
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$15,695
$12,460
Monthly Payment Estimate
$262 / month
$208 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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TCC Rating
Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 20 mpg 22 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 20 mpg 22 mpg
Interior Dimensions
Passenger Capacity 3 3
Front Head Room (in) 39.6 38.5
Front Shoulder Room (in) 57.1 53.9
Front Leg Room (in) 44.0 41.7
Front Hip Room (in) 53.3 49.4
Exterior Dimensions
Frame Width, Rear (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Front Bumper to Back of Cab (in) 110.9 - TBD -
Length, Overall w/o rear bumper (in) 192.8 184.4
Ground Clearance, Rear (in) 7.5 8.5
Cab to End of Frame (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Height, Overall (in) 64.9 64.1
Ground to Top of Frame (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Overhang, Rear w/o bumper (in) - TBD - 43.1
Wheelbase (in) 111.2 103.3
Ground Clearance, Front (in) 8.5 8.5
Cab to Axle (in) 34.2 - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 67.6 66.5
Ground to Top of Load Floor (in) 26.9 - TBD -
Overhang, Front (in) 33.9 32.3
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Box Width @ Floor (in) 57.2 57.9
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) 18.6 15.9
Cargo Volume (ft³) 43.9 39.7
Cargo Box Width @ Top, Rear (in) NA 57.9
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) 42.6 40.9
Tailgate Width (in) 52.4 - TBD -
Cargo Box Length @ Floor (in) 72.8 74.5
Ext'd Cab Cargo Volume (ft³) - TBD - 15.0
Brakes
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel Four-Wheel
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 11.6 x 1.8 10.0 x - TBD -
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11 x 1.1 9.9 x 0.87
Brake Type Pwr Pwr-Assisted
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
Fuel Tank
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) NA NA
Aux Fuel Tank Location NA NA
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 19 15.8
Fuel Tank Location - TBD - Midship
Steering
Steering Ratio (:1), On Center 18.1 20.4
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 40.7 36.7
Steering Type Pwr Pwr Rack & Pinion
Steering Ratio (:1), At Lock 3.31 3.5
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Tires
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Front - TBD - - TBD -
Rear Tire Size P205/75R15 P205/75R15
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Spare - TBD - - TBD -
Front Tire Capacity (lbs) 2904 - TBD -
Rear Tire Order Code QCE NA
Spare Tire Capacity (lbs) 2904 - TBD -
Front Tire Size P205/75R15 P205/75R15
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Rear - TBD - - TBD -
Spare Tire Size Compact P205/75R15
Front Tire Order Code QCE NA
Rear Tire Capacity (lbs) 2904 - TBD -
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 350 350
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 350 N/A
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) N/A - TBD -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 3500 3500
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 3500 N/A
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) N/A - TBD -
Weight Information
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap (lbs) 4850 4250
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Rear (lbs) 2896 - TBD -
Curb Weight - Rear (lbs) 1352 1237
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Front (lbs) 2533 - TBD -
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 5500 6700
Curb Weight - Front (lbs) 1761 1513
Wheels
Spare Wheel Size (in) Compact 15 x 6
Rear Wheel Material Steel Steel
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
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) - TBD - 8.5
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Watts NA 1050
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 690 582
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 100 70
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (2nd) NA NA
Engine
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 185 @ 2800 160 @ 4000
Engine Order Code LK5 NA
Displacement 2.8L/169 2.4L/147
Engine Oil Cooler NA NA
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 175 @ 5600 142 @ 5000
Engine Type Gas I4 Gas I4
Fuel System MFI EFI
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 27 27
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 20 22
Transmission
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low NA NA
Clutch Size (in) - TBD - 9.3
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.37 1.384
Trans Type 5 5
Trans PTO Access NA - TBD -
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.73 0.810
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 4.091
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.26 2.141
Trans Order Code MA5 NA
Transfer Case Power Take Off NA - TBD -
Trans Power Take Off NA - TBD -
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00 1.000
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 3.954
Summary
Body Style Regular Cab Regular Cab
Vehicle Name Chevrolet Colorado Toyota Tacoma
Body Code E63 103.3
Suspension
Axle Capacity - Front (lbs) 2533 - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear 2-Stage Multi-Leaf Leaf Spring
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) NA NA
Axle Ratio (:1) - Front NA NA
Spring Capacity - Rear (lbs) 2755 - TBD -
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 30 25
Axle Type - Rear Semi-Floating Hypoid
Suspension Type - Front Coil Springs Double-Wishbone
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 1.10 1.02
Axle Capacity - Rear (lbs) 2896 - TBD -
Spring Capacity - Front (lbs) 2535 - TBD -
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear 3.42 3.58
Axle Type - Front NA Hypoid
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 30 25.4
Frame
Frame Type Ladder Ladder
 
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