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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 15 21 $17,149 $18,950
Reg Cab 133.0" WB 15 21 $17,421 $19,250
Reg Cab 133.0" WB Work Truck 15 21 $17,421 $19,250
Reg Cab 119.0" WB 4WD 14 18 $19,955 $22,050
Reg Cab 133.0" WB 4WD 14 18 $20,226 $22,350
Reg Cab 133.0" WB 4WD Work Truck 14 18 $20,226 $22,350
Reg Cab 119.0" WB LS 15 21 $19,687 $22,500
Reg Cab 133.0" WB LS 15 21 $19,950 $22,800
Ext Cab 143.5" WB 15 20 $20,737 $23,700
Ext Cab 143.5" WB Work Truck 15 20 $20,737 $23,700
Ext Cab 157.5" WB 15 19 $22,308 $25,495
Reg Cab 119.0" WB 4WD LS 14 18 $22,356 $25,550
Reg Cab 133.0" WB 4WD LS 14 18 $22,618 $25,850
Ext Cab 143.5" WB LS 15 20 $22,885 $26,155
Ext Cab 143.5" WB 4WD 14 18 $23,975 $27,400
Ext Cab 157.5" WB LS 15 19 $24,456 $27,950
Ext Cab 157.5" WB 4WD 14 18 $24,937 $28,500
Ext Cab 143.5" WB 4WD LS 14 18 $26,031 $29,750
Ext Cab 157.5" WB 4WD LS 14 18 $26,993 $30,850
Ext Cab 143.5" WB LT 15 19 $28,052 $32,060
Ext Cab 157.5" WB LT 15 19 $28,315 $32,360
Ext Cab 143.5" WB 4WD LT 14 18 $30,686 $35,070
Ext Cab 157.5" WB 4WD LT 14 18 $30,948 $35,370
Reg Cab 120" XL
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
Reg Cab 120" XL 17 20 $16,893 $19,125
Reg Cab 139" XL 17 20 $17,151 $19,425
Reg Cab Flareside 120" XL 17 20 $17,619 $19,970
Supercab 139" XL 17 20 $19,171 $21,775
Reg Cab 120" XLT 17 20 $19,189 $21,795
Supercab 157" XL 17 20 $19,429 $22,075
Reg Cab 139" XLT 17 20 $19,447 $22,095
Reg Cab 120" 4WD XL 16 20 $19,765 $22,465
Supercab Flareside 139" XL 17 20 $19,899 $22,620
Reg Cab Flareside 120" XLT 17 20 $19,915 $22,640
Reg Cab 139" 4WD XL 16 20 $20,023 $22,765
Reg Cab Flareside 120" 4WD XL 16 20 $20,491 $23,310
Supercab 139" XLT 17 20 $21,635 $24,640
Supercab 139" XLT Heritage 17 20 $21,635 $24,640
Supercab 157" XLT 17 19 $21,893 $24,940
Reg Cab 120" 4WD XLT 16 20 $22,125 $25,210
Supercab Flareside 139" XLT 17 20 $22,363 $25,485
Reg Cab 139" 4WD XLT 16 20 $22,384 $25,510
Supercab 139" 4WD XL 14 18 $22,495 $25,640
Supercab 157" 4WD XL 14 18 $22,753 $25,940
Reg Cab Flareside 120" 4WD XLT 16 20 $22,853 $26,055
Supercab Flareside 139" 4WD XL 14 18 $23,223 $26,485
Supercab 139" Lariat 15 19 $24,796 $28,315
Supercab 139" 4WD XLT 14 18 $24,917 $28,455
Supercab 139" 4WD XLT Heritage 14 18 $24,917 $28,455
SuperCrew 139" XLT 16 20 $24,943 $28,485
Supercab 157" Lariat 15 19 $25,054 $28,615
Supercab 157" 4WD XLT 14 18 $25,175 $28,755
Supercab Flareside 139" Lariat 15 19 $25,523 $29,160
Supercab Flareside 139" 4WD XLT 14 18 $25,643 $29,300
SuperCrew 139" Lariat 16 20 $26,829 $30,680
Supercab 139" 4WD Lariat 15 19 $27,629 $31,610
SuperCrew 139" 4WD XLT 15 19 $27,707 $31,700
Supercab 157" 4WD Lariat 15 19 $27,887 $31,910
Supercab Flareside 139" King Ranch 15 19 $27,931 $31,960
Supercab Flareside 139" 4WD Lariat 15 19 $28,357 $32,455
Reg Cab Flareside 120" Lightning 12 16 $28,733 $32,515
SuperCrew 139" King Ranch 16 20 $29,323 $33,580
SuperCrew 139" 4WD Lariat 15 19 $29,801 $34,135
Suprcb Flreside 139" 4WD King Ranch 15 19 $30,765 $35,255
SuperCrew 139" Harley-Davidson 12 16 $32,243 $36,975
SuperCrew 139" 4WD King Ranch 15 19 $32,295 $37,035
Pricing
Invoice Price
$17,149
$16,893
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$18,950
$19,125
Monthly Payment Estimate
$316 / month
$319 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 15 mpg 17 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 21 mpg 20 mpg
Interior Dimensions
Front Leg Room (in) 41.3 40.9
Front Hip Room (in) 61.4 61.0
Passenger Capacity 3 3
Front Head Room (in) 41.0 40.8
Front Shoulder Room (in) 65.2 63.8
Exterior Dimensions
Ground Clearance, Front (in) 8.0 - TBD -
Cab to Axle (in) 41.9 - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 78.5 79.3
Ground to Top of Load Floor (in) 31.3 33.2
Overhang, Front (in) 36.9 38.7
Frame Width, Rear (in) 42.0 - TBD -
Front Bumper to Back of Cab (in) 114.0 - TBD -
Length, Overall w/o rear bumper (in) 203.2 206.9
Ground Clearance, Rear (in) 8.5 - TBD -
Cab to End of Frame (in) 78.7 - TBD -
Height, Overall (in) 71.2 73.4
Ground to Top of Frame (in) NA - TBD -
Overhang, Rear w/o bumper (in) 47.3 48.3
Wheelbase (in) 119.0 119.9
Cargo Area Dimensions
Tailgate Width (in) 63.8 - TBD -
Cargo Box Length @ Floor (in) 78.7 78.8
Ext'd Cab Cargo Volume (ft³) NA NA
Cargo Box Width @ Floor (in) 64.8 60.3
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) 19.5 20.0
Cargo Volume (ft³) 56.9 58.6
Cargo Box Width @ Top, Rear (in) 63.8 62.1 @ Belt
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) 50.0 50.0
Brakes
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 12.8 x 0.78 13.2 x 0.43
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 12.1 x 0.39
Brake Type Pwr Power
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Brake ABS System (Second Line) NA NA
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 26 25.0
Fuel Tank Location LH Midship
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) NA NA
Aux Fuel Tank Location NA NA
Steering
Steering Ratio (:1), At Lock NA NA
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) NA 42.2
Steering Ratio (:1), On Center NA 14.0
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 40.7 40.5
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Power
Tires
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Rear NA 719
Spare Tire Size P235/75R16 P235/70R16SL
Front Tire Order Code QNF T52
Rear Tire Capacity (lbs) 1903 1804
Spare Tire Order Code QNF T52
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Front NA 719
Rear Tire Size P235/75R16 P235/70R16SL
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Spare NA 719
Front Tire Capacity (lbs) 1723 1804
Rear Tire Order Code QNF T52
Spare Tire Capacity (lbs) 1723 1804
Front Tire Size P235/75R16 P235/70R16SL
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 5200 4,000
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) N/A 4,000
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 600 400
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 520 600
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) N/A 1,000
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 5000 4,000
Weight Information
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Front (lbs) 3150 2500
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 8500 6,500
Curb Weight - Front (lbs) 2347 2281
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap (lbs) 6100 6050
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Rear (lbs) 3686 3500
Curb Weight - Rear (lbs) 1676 1751
Wheels
Front Wheel Material Steel Steel
Spare Wheel Material Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6.5 16.0 x 7.0
Spare Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6.5 16.0 x 7.0
Rear Wheel Material Steel Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6.5 16.0 x 7.0
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 11.7 20.1
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (2nd) NA NA
Maximum Alternator Watts NA - TBD -
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 600 540
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 105 130
Engine
Engine Type Gas V6 Gas V6
Fuel System MFI SEFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 260 @ 2800 252 @ 3400
Engine Order Code LU3 992
Displacement 4.3L/262 4.2L/256
Engine Oil Cooler NA NA
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 200 @ 4400 202 @ 4800
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 15 17
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 21 20
Transmission
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 3.90
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low NA NA
Clutch Size (in) NA 11.4
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.40 1.49
Trans Type 5 5
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) 3.55 3.41
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.32 2.25
Trans Order Code MG5 44M
Summary
Vehicle Name Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Ford F-150
Body Code E63 119.9" WB
Body Style Reg Cab 6.5' Fleetside Reg Cab 6.5' Styleside
Suspension
Spring Capacity - Front (lbs) 3476 2500
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear 3.42 3.08
Axle Type - Front Indepdent Twin Forged SLA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 32 35
Axle Capacity - Front (lbs) 3150 3450
Suspension Type - Rear 2-Stage Multi-Leaf 2-Stage Multi-Leaf
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) NA NA
Axle Ratio (:1) - Front 3.42 NA
Spring Capacity - Rear (lbs) 3686 3500
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 32 35
Axle Type - Rear Semi-Floating Semi-Floating
Suspension Type - Front Coil Spring Coil Spring
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 1.42 - TBD -
Axle Capacity - Rear (lbs) 3750 3800
Frame
Frame Type Ladder Ladder
 
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