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Reg Cab 111.2" WB 2WD Work Truck
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
Reg Cab 111.2" WB 2WD Work Truck 20 27 $13,919 $14,730
Reg Cab 111.2" WB 2WD LS 20 27 $14,108 $14,930
Reg Cab 111.2" WB 2WD LT w/1LT 20 27 $14,894 $15,930
Reg Cab 111.2" WB 2WD LT w/2LT 17 23 $14,894 $15,930
Reg Cab 111.2" WB 2WD LT w/3LT 19 24 $14,894 $15,930
Reg Chassis Cab 2WD Work Truck 19 25 $15,809 $16,730
Ext Cab 125.9" WB 2WD LS 20 27 $16,376 $17,330
Ext Cab 125.9" WB 2WD Work Truck 20 27 $16,376 $17,330
Reg Cab 111.2" WB 4WD LS 18 23 $17,321 $18,330
Reg Cab 111.2" WB 4WD Work Truck 18 23 $17,321 $18,330
Ext Cab 125.9" WB 2WD LT w/1LT 20 27 $17,325 $18,530
Ext Cab 125.9" WB 2WD LT w/2LT 17 23 $17,325 $18,530
Ext Cab 125.9" WB 2WD LT w/3LT 19 24 $17,325 $18,530
Reg Cab 111.2" WB 4WD LT w/1LT 18 23 $18,073 $19,330
Reg Cab 111.2" WB 4WD LT w/2LT 16 22 $18,073 $19,330
Reg Cab 111.2" WB 4WD LT w/3LT 18 22 $18,073 $19,330
Ext Cab 125.9" WB 4WD LS 18 23 $19,400 $20,530
Ext Cab 125.9" WB 4WD Work Truck 18 23 $19,400 $20,530
Crew Cab 126.0" WB 2WD LT w/1LT 17 23 $19,943 $21,330
Crew Cab 126.0" WB 2WD LT w/2LT 19 24 $19,943 $21,330
Crew Cab 126.0" WB 2WD LT w/3LT 19 24 $19,943 $21,330
Ext Cab 125.9" WB 4WD LT w/1LT 18 23 $20,130 $21,530
Ext Cab 125.9" WB 4WD LT w/2LT 16 22 $20,130 $21,530
Ext Cab 125.9" WB 4WD LT w/3LT 18 22 $20,130 $21,530
Crew Cab 126.0" WB 4WD LT w/1LT 16 22 $22,281 $23,830
Crew Cab 126.0" WB 4WD LT w/2LT 18 22 $22,281 $23,830
Crew Cab 126.0" WB 4WD LT w/3LT 18 22 $22,281 $23,830
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Reg Cab 119.0" WB 2WD Work Truck
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
Reg Cab 119.0" WB 2WD Work Truck 16 22 $14,968 $15,840
Reg Cab 133.0" WB 2WD Work Truck 16 22 $15,228 $16,115
Reg Cab 119.0" WB 4WD Work Truck 15 20 $18,210 $19,270
Reg Cab 133.0" WB 4WD Work Truck 15 20 $18,441 $19,515
Reg Cab 119.0" WB 2WD LS 16 22 $18,048 $19,725
Reg Cab 133.0" WB 2WD LS 16 22 $18,450 $20,165
Ext Cab 143.5" WB 2WD Work Truck 16 21 $19,320 $21,115
Reg Cab 119.0" WB 2WD LT1 16 21 $21,045 $23,000
Reg Cab 119.0" WB 4WD LS 15 20 $21,250 $23,225
Reg Cab 133.0" WB 2WD LT1 16 21 $21,310 $23,290
Ext Cab 143.5" WB 2WD LS 16 21 $21,584 $23,590
Reg Cab 133.0" WB 4WD LS 15 20 $21,658 $23,670
Ext Cab 157.5" WB 2WD Work Truck 16 20 $22,110 $24,165
Crew Cab 143.5" WB 2WD LS 16 21 $22,522 $24,615
Ext Cab 157.5" WB 2WD LS 16 20 $23,391 $25,565
Ext Cab 143.5" WB 2WD LT1 16 21 $23,433 $25,610
Ext Cab 143.5" WB 4WD Work Truck 15 19 $23,648 $25,845
Reg Cab 119.0" WB 4WD LT1 15 19 $24,096 $26,335
Ext Cab 134.0" WB 2WD LT1 16 20 $24,320 $26,580
Reg Cab 133.0" WB 4WD LT1 15 19 $24,361 $26,625
Ext Cab 157.5" WB 2WD LT1 16 20 $24,508 $26,785
Ext Cab 157.5" WB 4WD Work Truck 15 19 $24,759 $27,060
Ext Cab 143.5" WB 4WD LS 15 19 $24,933 $27,250
Ext Cab 134.0" WB 2WD LT2 16 20 $25,693 $28,080
Crew Cab 143.5" WB 4WD LS 15 19 $25,743 $28,135
Crew Cab 143.5" WB 2WD LT1 16 20 $25,770 $28,165
Ext Cab 143.5" WB 2WD LT2 16 20 $25,830 $28,230
Ext Cab 143.5" WB 4WD LT1 15 19 $25,995 $28,410
Ext Cab 157.5" WB 4WD LS 15 19 $26,040 $28,460
Ext Cab 157.5" WB 2WD LT2 16 20 $26,095 $28,520
Ext Cab 134.0" WB 4WD LT1 15 19 $26,882 $29,380
Ext Cab 157.5" WB 4WD LT1 15 19 $27,065 $29,580
Ext Cab 134.0" WB 2WD LT3 16 20 $27,417 $29,965
Crew Cab 143.5" WB 2WD LT2 16 20 $27,536 $30,095
Ext Cab 143.5" WB 2WD LT3 16 20 $27,555 $30,115
Ext Cab 157.5" WB 2WD LT3 16 20 $27,820 $30,405
Crew Cab 143.5" WB 4WD LT1 15 19 $28,470 $31,115
Ext Cab 134.0" WB 4WD LT2 15 19 $28,593 $31,250
Ext Cab 143.5" WB 4WD LT2 15 19 $28,859 $31,540
Ext Cab 157.5" WB 4WD LT2 15 19 $28,991 $31,685
Crew Cab 143.5" WB 2WD LT3 16 20 $29,261 $31,980
Crew Cab 143.5" WB 4WD LT2 15 19 $30,121 $32,920
Ext Cab 134.0" WB 4WD LT3 15 19 $30,318 $33,135
Ext Cab 143.5" WB 4WD LT3 15 19 $30,583 $33,425
Ext Cab 157.5" WB 4WD LT3 15 19 $30,721 $33,575
Crew Cab 143.5" WB 4WD LT3 15 19 $31,851 $34,810
Pricing
Invoice Price
$13,919
$14,968
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$14,730
$15,840
Monthly Payment Estimate
$246 / month
$264 / month
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
Fuel Economy
City
20 mpg 16 mpg
Highway
27 mpg 22 mpg
Interior Dimensions
Front Head Room (in)
39.6 41.0
Passenger Capacity
3 3
Front Shoulder Room (in)
57.1 65.2
Front Leg Room (in)
42.2 41.3
Front Hip Room (in)
53.3 61.4
Exterior Dimensions
Frame Width, Rear (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Front Bumper to Back of Cab (in)
110.9 114.0
Length, Overall w/o rear bumper (in)
192.4 205.7
Ground Clearance, Rear (in)
-TBD - 8.5
Cab to End of Frame (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Height, Overall (in)
64.9 71.2
Ground to Top of Frame (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Overhang, Rear w/o bumper (in)
- TBD - 47.0
Wheelbase (in)
111.3 119.0
Ground Clearance, Front (in)
- TBD - 8.0
Cab to Axle (in)
34.2 41.9
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)
67.6 78.5
Ground to Top of Load Floor (in)
26.9 31.6
Overhang, Front (in)
33.9 36.9
Cargo Area Dimensions
Ext'd Cab Cargo Volume (ft³)
NA NA
Cargo Box Width @ Floor (in)
57.2 64.8
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in)
18.6 19.5
Cargo Volume (ft³)
44.0 56.9
Cargo Box Width @ Top, Rear (in)
NA NA
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in)
42.6 50.0
Tailgate Width (in)
52.4 63.8
Cargo Box Length @ Floor (in)
72.8 78.7
Brakes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
NA NA
Brake ABS System
4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
11.6 x 1.8 11.6 x 2.4
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
11 x 1.1 11.8 x 1.18
Brake Type
Pwr Hydraulic
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Brake ABS System (Second Line)
NA NA
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
NA NA
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Location
- TBD - LH
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
NA NA
Aux Fuel Tank Location
NA NA
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
19 26
Steering
Steering Ratio (:1), On Center
17.1 14.2
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)
39.4 40.1
Steering Type
Pwr Pwr
Steering Ratio (:1), At Lock
3.31 - TBD -
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft)
NA - TBD -
Tires
Spare Tire Order Code
ZAA QPR
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Front
NA NA
Rear Tire Size
P205/75R15 P245/70R17
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Spare
NA NA
Front Tire Capacity (lbs)
1452 - TBD -
Rear Tire Order Code
QCE QPR
Spare Tire Capacity (lbs)
1452 - TBD -
Front Tire Size
P205/75R15 P245/70R17
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Rear
NA NA
Spare Tire Size
Compact P245/70R17
Front Tire Order Code
QCE QPR
Rear Tire Capacity (lbs)
1452 - TBD -
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
600 750
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
270 4000
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
NA N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
4000 5000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
1800 4000
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
NA N/A
Weight Information
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap (lbs)
4850 6100
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Rear (lbs)
2896 3686
Curb Weight - Rear (lbs)
1375 1682
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Front (lbs)
2533 3150
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs)
5500 8500
Curb Weight - Front (lbs)
1823 2400
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 Steel
Front Wheel Size (in)
15 x 6 17 x 7.5
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts)
- TBD - 12.9
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Watts
NA NA
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
690 600
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
100 145
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (2nd)
NA NA
Engine
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
185 @ 2800 260 @ 2800
Engine Order Code
LK5 LU3
Displacement
2.8L/169 4.3L/262
Engine Oil Cooler
NA NA
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
175 @ 5600 195 @ 4600
Engine Type
Gas I4 Gas V6
Fuel System
MFI MFI
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
27 22
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
20 16
Transmission
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1)
3.75 4.02
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low
NA NA
Clutch Size (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.37 1.40
Trans Type
5 5
Trans PTO Access
NA NA
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.73 0.73
Trans Description Cont. Again
NA NA
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High
NA NA
Reverse Ratio (:1)
3.67 3.55
Drivetrain
Rear Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
2.26 2.32
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
NA NA
Trans Order Code
MA5 MG5
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
Summary
Body Code
E63 E63
Body Style
Regular Cab Reg Cab 6.5' Fleetside
Vehicle Name
Chevrolet Colorado Chevrolet Silverado 1500
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm)
30 35
Axle Capacity - Front (lbs)
2533 3150
Suspension Type - Rear
2-Stage Multi-Leaf 2-Stage Multi-Leaf
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in)
NA - TBD -
Axle Ratio (:1) - Front
NA 3.23
Spring Capacity - Rear (lbs)
2900 3686
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm)
- TBD - 35
Axle Type - Rear
Semi-Floating Semi-Floating
Suspension Type - Front
Coil Springs Coil Spring
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in)
1.10 1.42
Axle Capacity - Rear (lbs)
2900 3750
Spring Capacity - Front (lbs)
2535 3476
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear
3.42 3.23
Axle Type - Front
- TBD - Independent
Frame
Frame Type
Ladder Ladder

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