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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 21 27 $14,264 $15,095
Reg Cab 111.2" WB LS Z85 21 27 $15,308 $16,915
Reg Cab 111.2" WB Z71 21 27 $16,584 $17,550
Reg Cab 111.2" WB LS Z71 21 27 $17,032 $18,820
Reg Cab 111.2" WB ZQ8 21 27 $16,310 $17,260
Reg Cab 111.2" WB LS ZQ8 21 27 $17,004 $18,790
Ext Cab 125.9" WB Z85 21 27 $15,783 $17,440
Ext Cab 125.9" WB LS Z85 21 27 $18,131 $20,035
Ext Cab 125.9" WB Z71 21 27 $18,004 $19,895
Ext Cab 125.9" WB LS Z71 21 27 $19,430 $21,470
Ext Cab 125.9" WB ZQ8 21 27 $17,742 $19,605
Ext Cab 125.9" WB LS ZQ8 21 27 $19,403 $21,440
Crew Cab 126.0" WB 1SB LS Z85 21 26 $19,371 $21,405
Crew Cab 126.0" WB 1SC LS Z85 21 26 $20,100 $22,210
Crew Cab 126.0" WB 1SE LS Z71 18 23 $22,258 $24,595
Crew Cab 126.0" WB 1SF LS Z71 18 23 $23,434 $25,895
Crew Cab 126.0" WB 1SH LS ZQ8 18 23 $22,231 $24,565
Crew Cab 126.0" WB 1SJ LS ZQ8 18 23 $22,959 $25,370
Reg Cab 111.2" WB 4WD Z85 19 23 $17,572 $18,595
Reg Cab 111.2" WB 4WD LS Z85 19 23 $17,733 $19,595
Reg Cab 111.2" WB 4WD Z71 19 23 $19,093 $20,205
Reg Cab 111.2" WB 4WD LS Z71 19 23 $19,434 $21,475
Ext Cab 125.9" WB 4WD Z85 19 23 $18,950 $20,940
Ext Cab 125.9" WB 4WD LS Z85 19 23 $20,557 $22,715
Ext Cab 125.9" WB 4WD Z71 19 23 $20,407 $22,550
Ext Cab 125.9" WB 4WD LS Z71 19 23 $21,833 $24,125
Crew Cab 126.0" WB 4WD 1SB LS Z85 19 23 $21,796 $24,085
Crew Cab 126.0" WB 4WD 1SC LS Z85 19 23 $22,502 $24,865
Crew Cab 126.0" WB 4WD 1SE LS Z71 17 22 $24,661 $27,250
Crew Cab 126.0" WB 4WD 1SF LS Z71 17 22 $25,837 $28,550
Reg Chassis Cab 1SK Z71 21 27 $14,978 $15,850
Reg Chassis Cab 1SL Z71 21 27 $15,658 $16,570
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
$14,264
$17,949
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$15,095
$20,475
Monthly Payment Estimate
$252 / month
$341 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 21 mpg 15 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 27 mpg 20 mpg
Interior Dimensions
Front Shoulder Room (in) - TBD - 66.5
Front Leg Room (in) 42.2 41.3
Front Hip Room (in) 53.3 65.4
Passenger Capacity 3 3
Front Head Room (in) 39.6 40.9
Exterior Dimensions
Ground to Top of Frame (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Overhang, Rear w/o bumper (in) - TBD - 48.4
Wheelbase (in) 111.3 126.0
Ground Clearance, Front (in) 7.3 - 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 33.1
Overhang, Front (in) 33.9 36.9
Frame Width, Rear (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Front Bumper to Back of Cab (in) 110.9 - TBD -
Length, Overall w/o rear bumper (in) 192.4 211.2
Ground Clearance, Rear (in) 7.3 - TBD -
Cab to End of Frame (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Height, Overall (in) 64.9 73.5
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Volume (ft³) 44 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 65.2
Cargo Box Length @ Floor (in) 72.8 78.8
Ext'd Cab Cargo Volume (ft³) - TBD - NA
Cargo Box Width @ Floor (in) 57.2 60.3
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) 18.6 22.3
Brakes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11 x 1.1 13.0 x 0.55
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 0.47
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel 4-wheel
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 11.6 x 1.8 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) 19.6 26
Fuel Tank Location - TBD - Midship
Steering
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 17.4 20.0
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 39.4 41.8
Tires
Front Tire Capacity (lbs) 2904 1953
Rear Tire Order Code QCE T72
Spare Tire Capacity (lbs) - TBD - 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
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Front - TBD - - TBD -
Rear Tire Size P205/75R15 P235/70R17
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Spare - TBD - - TBD -
Trailering
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 4000 2400
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 2400 NA
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 600 240
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 360 NA
Weight Information
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Rear (lbs) 2900 3400
Curb Weight - Rear (lbs) 1352 2050
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Front (lbs) 2533 3400
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 5500 7200
Curb Weight - Front (lbs) 1761 2565
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap (lbs) 4850 6500
Wheels
Rear Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6 17 x 7.5
Front Wheel Material Steel Steel
Spare Wheel Material Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6 17 x 7.5
Spare Wheel Size (in) Compact 17 x 7.5
Rear Wheel Material Steel Steel
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) - TBD - 19.7
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 100 130
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (2nd) NA NA
Maximum Alternator Watts NA 1950
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 690 540
Engine
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 175 @ 5600 202 @ 4350
Engine Type Gas I4 Gas V6
Fuel System MFI EFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 185 @ 2800 260 @ 3750
Engine Order Code LK5 992
Displacement 2.8L/169 4.2L/256
Engine Oil Cooler NA NA
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 21 15
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 27 20
Transmission
Trans PTO Access NA NA
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.73 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) 3.67 3.39
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.26 2.25
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Trans Order Code MA5 44M
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 3.90
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low NA NA
Clutch Size (in) - TBD - 11.4
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.37 1.49
Trans Type 5 5
Summary
Body Style Regular Cab Reg Cab 6.5' Styleside
Vehicle Name Chevrolet Colorado Ford F-150
Body Code E63 126" WB
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 30 36
Axle Type - Rear Semi-Floating Semi-Floating
Suspension Type - Front Coil Springs Coil Spring
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 1.10 1.34
Axle Capacity - Rear (lbs) 2900 3800
Spring Capacity - Front (lbs) 2535 3150
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear 3.42 3.31
Axle Type - Front Independent Coil Double Wishbone
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 30 32
Axle Capacity - Front (lbs) 2533 4150
Suspension Type - Rear 2-Stage Multi-Leaf Leaf Spring
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) - TBD - NA
Axle Ratio (:1) - Front NA NA
Spring Capacity - Rear (lbs) 2900 3850
Frame
Frame Type Ladder Ladder
 
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