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Selected Style Reg Cab 119.0" WB
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
Ext Cab 143.5" WB LS 15 20 $21,974 $25,114
Ext Cab 143.5" WB LT 15 20 $26,239 $29,988
Ext Cab 157.5" WB 15 20 $21,644 $24,737
Ext Cab 157.5" WB LS 15 20 $23,545 $26,909
Ext Cab 157.5" WB LT 15 20 $26,502 $30,288
Reg Cab 119.0" WB 4WD 14 18 $19,066 $21,068
Reg Cab 119.0" WB 4WD LS 14 18 $21,252 $24,289
Reg Cab 133.0" WB 4WD Commercial 14 18 $19,338 $21,368
Reg Cab 133.0" WB 4WD 14 18 $19,338 $21,368
Reg Cab 133.0" WB 4WD LS 14 18 $21,515 $24,589
Ext Cab 143.5" WB 4WD 14 18 $23,359 $26,697
Ext Cab 143.5" WB 4WD LS 14 18 $25,129 $28,719
Ext Cab 143.5" WB 4WD LT 14 17 $28,882 $33,008
Ext Cab 157.5" WB 4WD 14 18 $24,322 $27,797
Ext Cab 157.5" WB 4WD LS 14 18 $26,091 $29,819
Ext Cab 157.5" WB 4WD LT 14 17 $29,144 $33,308
Reg Cab 119.0" WB 16 21 $16,387 $18,108
Reg Cab 119.0" WB LS 16 21 $18,693 $21,364
Reg Cab 133.0" WB Commercial 16 21 $16,659 $18,408
Reg Cab 133.0" WB 16 21 $16,659 $18,408
Reg Cab 133.0" WB LS 16 21 $18,956 $21,664
Ext Cab 143.5" WB 15 20 $20,074 $22,942
2-Door Reg Cab 135" WB HD
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door Reg Cab 135" WB HD N/A N/A $19,122 $21,560
4-Door Quad Cab 139" WB HD N/A N/A $20,862 $23,525
4-Door Quad Cab 155" WB HD N/A N/A $21,025 $23,715
2-Door Reg Cab 135" WB HD 4WD N/A N/A $21,928 $24,765
4-Door Quad Cab 139" WB HD 4WD N/A N/A $23,565 $26,640
4-Door Quad Cab 155" WB HD 4WD N/A N/A $23,729 $26,830
Pricing
Invoice Price
$16,387
$19,122
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$18,108
$21,560
Monthly Payment Estimate
$302 / month
$359 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 16 mpg N/A mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 21 mpg N/A mpg
Interior Dimensions
Front Head Room (in) 41.0 40.2
Passenger Capacity 3 3
Front Shoulder Room (in) 65.2 66.5
Front Leg Room (in) 41.3 41.0
Front Hip Room (in) 61.4 63.6
Exterior Dimensions
Frame Width, Rear (in) 42.0 - TBD -
Front Bumper to Back of Cab (in) 114.0 116.9
Length, Overall w/o rear bumper (in) 203.2 220.1
Ground Clearance, Rear (in) 8.5 8.2
Cab to End of Frame (in) 78.7 99.7
Height, Overall (in) 71.2 72.7
Ground to Top of Frame (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Overhang, Rear w/o bumper (in) 47.3 47.5
Wheelbase (in) 119.0 134.7
Ground Clearance, Front (in) 8.0 11.2
Cab to Axle (in) 41.9 55.7
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 78.5 79.3
Ground to Top of Load Floor (in) 31.3 31.9
Overhang, Front (in) 36.9 38.0
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Box Width @ Floor (in) 64.8 64.3
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) 19.5 19.4
Cargo Volume (ft³) 56.9 71.7
Cargo Box Width @ Top, Rear (in) 63.8 60.4
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) 50.0 50.0
Tailgate Width (in) 63.8 64.3
Cargo Box Length @ Floor (in) 78.7 97.5
Ext'd Cab Cargo Volume (ft³) NA NA
Brakes
Brake ABS System Four-Wheel 4-Wheel
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 12.0 x 1.14 12.5 x 1.26
Brake Type Pwr Pwr
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Brake ABS System (Second Line) NA NA
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 12.8 x 0.9 - TBD -
Fuel Tank
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) NA NA
Aux Fuel Tank Location NA NA
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 26 35.0
Fuel Tank Location LH Inboard Frame Rails
Steering
Steering Ratio (:1), On Center - TBD - - TBD -
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 40.1 45.5
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr
Steering Ratio (:1), At Lock - TBD - - TBD -
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Tires
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Front - TBD - 683
Rear Tire Size P235/75R16 LT245/75R16E
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Spare - TBD - 683
Front Tire Capacity (lbs) 1723 3040
Rear Tire Order Code QNF TYD
Spare Tire Capacity (lbs) 1723 3040
Front Tire Size P235/75R16 LT245/75R16E
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Rear - TBD - 683
Spare Tire Size P235/75R16 LT245/75R16E
Front Tire Order Code QNF TYD
Rear Tire Capacity (lbs) 1903 3040
Spare Tire Order Code QNF TYD
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 600 500
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 500 900
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 750 NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 5000 5000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 5000 10,000
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 5000 NA
Weight Information
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap (lbs) 6100 8800
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Rear (lbs) 3686 6200
Curb Weight - Rear (lbs) 1643 2050
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Front (lbs) 3150 4500
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 8500 14,000
Curb Weight - Front (lbs) 2298 2775
Wheels
Spare Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6.5 16 x 6.5
Rear Wheel Material Steel Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6.5 16 x 7.5
Front Wheel Material Steel Steel
Spare Wheel Material Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6.5 16 x 7.5
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 11.7 20.0
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Watts NA - TBD -
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 600 600
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 105 117
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (2nd) NA NA
Engine
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 260 @ 2800 345 @ 3200
Engine Order Code L35 EML
Displacement 4.3L/262 5.9L/360
Engine Oil Cooler NA NA
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 200 @ 4600 245 @ 4400
Engine Type Gas V6 Gas V8
Fuel System SFI SMPI
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 21 NA
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 16 NA
Transmission
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low NA NA
Clutch Size (in) - TBD - 11.0
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.40 1.67
Trans Type 5 5
Trans PTO Access NA NA
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.73 0.75
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High NA NA
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.55 5.06
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.32 3.04
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Trans Order Code MG5 DDP
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) 4.02 5.61
Summary
Body Style Reg Cab 6.5' Fleetside Reg Cab 8' Bed
Vehicle Name Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Dodge Ram 2500
Body Code E63 135" WB
Suspension
Axle Capacity - Front (lbs) 3150 4500
Suspension Type - Rear 2-Stage Multi-Leaf Leaf
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) NA NA
Axle Ratio (:1) - Front 3.42 NA
Spring Capacity - Rear (lbs) 3686 6200
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 32 35.1
Axle Type - Rear Semi-Floating Full-Floating
Suspension Type - Front Coil Spring Coil
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 1.42 - TBD -
Axle Capacity - Rear (lbs) 3750 6200
Spring Capacity - Front (lbs) 3476 4500
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear 3.42 3.55
Axle Type - Front Hypoid NA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 32 35.1
Frame
Frame Type Ladder Ladder
 
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