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Selected Style Reg Cab 119.0" WB
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
Reg Cab 119.0" WB 17 23 $13,896 $15,355
Reg Cab 133.0" WB 17 23 $14,167 $15,655
Ext Cab 143.5" WB 17 23 $17,237 $19,700
Ext Cab 157.5" WB 17 23 $18,020 $20,595
Reg Cab 119.0" WB LS 17 23 $17,123 $19,570
Reg Cab 133.0" WB LS 17 23 $17,386 $19,870
Reg Cab 119.0" WB 4WD 16 20 $16,715 $18,470
Reg Cab 133.0" WB 4WD 16 20 $16,986 $18,770
Ext Cab 143.5" WB 4WD 15 19 $20,470 $23,395
Ext Cab 157.5" WB 4WD 15 19 $20,733 $23,695
Ext Cab 143.5" WB LS 17 23 $19,530 $22,320
Ext Cab 143.5" WB LT 16 20 $24,350 $27,829
Ext Cab 157.5" WB LS 17 23 $20,313 $23,215
Ext Cab 157.5" WB LT 16 20 $24,612 $28,129
Reg Cab 119.0" WB 4WD LS 16 20 $19,836 $22,670
Reg Cab 133.0" WB 4WD LT 16 20 $20,098 $22,970
Ext Cab 143.5" WB 4WD LS 15 19 $22,763 $26,015
Ext Cab 143.5" WB 4WD LT 15 18 $27,159 $31,039
Ext Cab 157.5" WB 4WD LS 15 19 $23,025 $26,315
Ext Cab 157.5" WB 4WD LT 15 18 $27,421 $31,339
XE Reg Cab I4 Manual
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
Reg Cab I4 Manual XE 18 21 $14,871 $15,990
King Cab I4 Manual XE 18 21 $15,899 $17,290
King Cab V6 Manual XE 16 19 $16,819 $18,290
King Cab V6 Automatic XE 15 19 $17,785 $19,340
King Cab V6 Manual SE 16 19 $18,355 $20,190
King Cab V6 Automatic SE 15 19 $19,310 $21,240
Pricing
Invoice Price
$13,896
$14,871
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$15,355
$15,990
Monthly Payment Estimate
$256 / month
$267 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 17 mpg 18 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 23 mpg 21 mpg
Interior Dimensions
Front Leg Room (in) 41.3 40.9
Front Hip Room (in) 61.4 52.2
Front Head Room (in) 41.0 38.7
Passenger Capacity 3 3
Front Shoulder Room (in) 65.2 54.4
Exterior Dimensions
Ground Clearance, Front (in) 8.1 8.0
Cab to Axle (in) 41.9 - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 78.5 71.9
Ground to Top of Load Floor (in) 31.3 - TBD -
Overhang, Front (in) 37.0 34.7
Frame Width, Rear (in) 42.0 - TBD -
Front Bumper to Back of Cab (in) 114.2 - TBD -
Length, Overall w/o rear bumper (in) 203.1 184.3
Ground Clearance, Rear (in) 8.4 8.0
Cab to End of Frame (in) 78.7 - TBD -
Height, Overall (in) 71.2 65.2
Ground to Top of Frame (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Overhang, Rear w/o bumper (in) 47.0 52.0
Wheelbase (in) 119.0 104.3
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) 50.0 41.7
Tailgate Width (in) 60.6 - TBD -
Cargo Box Length @ Floor (in) 78.7 77.4
Ext'd Cab Cargo Volume (ft³) NA NA
Cargo Box Width @ Floor (in) 60.2 52.3
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) 19.5 17.1
Cargo Volume (ft³) 56.9 73.8
Cargo Box Width @ Top, Rear (in) 61.9 - TBD -
Brakes
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA Yes
Brake ABS System (Second Line) NA NA
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes NA
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 12.6 x 0.79 NA
Brake ABS System Four-Wheel 4-Wheel
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA 11.6 x - TBD -
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 12.0 x 1.14 10.8 x 1.02
Brake Type Pwr Power
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 26 15.8
Fuel Tank Location LH RH Rear
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) NA NA
Aux Fuel Tank Location NA NA
Steering
Steering Ratio (:1), At Lock - TBD - 15.0
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), On Center 17.5 17.6
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 40.1 35.3
Steering Type Pwr Pwr Recirculating Ball
Tires
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Rear 697 747
Spare Tire Size P235/75R16 P235/70R15
Front Tire Order Code QNF NA
Rear Tire Capacity (lbs) 1903 - TBD -
Spare Tire Order Code QNF NA
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Front 697 747
Rear Tire Size P235/75R16 P235/70R15
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Spare 697 747
Front Tire Capacity (lbs) 1903 - TBD -
Rear Tire Order Code QNF NA
Spare Tire Capacity (lbs) 1903 - TBD -
Front Tire Size P235/75R16 P235/70R15
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 5000 3500
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 5000 N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 600 350
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 500 350
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 750 N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 5000 3500
Weight Information
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Front (lbs) 2950 2741
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 8000 7500
Curb Weight - Front (lbs) 2184 2033
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap (lbs) 6100 5190
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Rear (lbs) 3750 2851
Curb Weight - Rear (lbs) 1739 1466
Wheels
Front Wheel Material Steel Steel
Spare Wheel Material Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6.5 15 x 7.0
Spare Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6.5 15 x 7.0
Rear Wheel Material Steel Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6.5 15 x 7.0
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 12.9 7.8
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (2nd) NA NA
Maximum Alternator Watts NA NA
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 600 490
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 105 70
Engine
Engine Type Gas V6 Gas 4-cyl
Fuel System SFI SMPI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 260 @ 2800 154 @ 4000
Engine Order Code L35 NA
Displacement 4.3L/262 2.4L/146
Engine Oil Cooler NA NA
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 200 @ 4600 143 @ 5200
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 17 18
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 23 21
Transmission
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.32 2.25
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Trans Order Code MG5 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 Fuji Univance TX10A
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 4.02 3.59
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low NA 1.00
Clutch Size (in) 11 9.45
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.40 1.42
Trans Type 5 5
Trans PTO Access NA NA
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.73 0.82
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High NA 2.02
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.55 3.66
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive Four Wheel Drive
Summary
Vehicle Name Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Nissan Frontier 4WD
Body Code E63 104.3" WB
Body Style Reg Cab 6.5' Fleetside Reg Cab
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 1.42 0.91
Axle Capacity - Rear (lbs) 3750 - TBD -
Spring Capacity - Front (lbs) 2950 - TBD -
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear 3.08 4.63
Axle Type - Front Hypoid Solid Bar
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 32 30
Axle Capacity - Front (lbs) 3150 - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear 2-Stage Multi-Leaf Rigid Leaf Spring
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) NA NA
Axle Ratio (:1) - Front NA 4.63
Spring Capacity - Rear (lbs) 3750 - TBD -
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 32 30
Axle Type - Rear Semi-Floating Straight Tube
Suspension Type - Front Indep Coil Spring Double Wishbone
Frame
Frame Type Ladder Body-on-Frame w/Box Section
 
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