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Selected Style Reg Cab 119.0" WB Work Truck
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
Reg Cab 119.0" WB Work Truck 16 22 $16,461 $18,190
Reg Cab 133.0" WB Work Truck 16 22 $16,552 $18,290
Reg Cab 119.0" WB 16 22 $18,928 $20,915
Reg Cab 133.0" WB 16 22 $19,199 $21,215
Reg Cab 119.0" WB 4WD Work Truck 15 20 $19,326 $21,355
Reg Cab 133.0" WB 4WD Work Truck 15 20 $19,416 $21,455
Ext Cab 143.5" WB Work Truck 16 21 $20,995 $23,995
Reg Cab 119.0" WB 4WD 15 20 $21,792 $24,080
Reg Cab 133.0" WB 4WD 15 20 $22,063 $24,380
Reg Cab 119.0" WB LS 16 21 $22,255 $25,435
Ext Cab 143.5" WB 16 21 $22,461 $25,670
Reg Cab 133.0" WB LS 16 21 $22,518 $25,735
Ext Cab 157.5" WB Work Truck 16 20 $23,310 $26,640
Ext Cab 157.5" WB 16 20 $24,163 $27,615
Ext Cab 143.5" WB LS 16 21 $24,495 $27,995
Ext Cab 143.5" WB 4WD Work Truck 16 19 $24,946 $28,510
Reg Cab 119.0" WB 4WD LS 16 19 $24,981 $28,550
Reg Cab 133.0" WB 4WD LS 16 19 $25,243 $28,850
Ext Cab 157.5" WB LS 16 20 $25,545 $29,195
Ext Cab 143.5" WB 4WD 16 19 $25,799 $29,485
Ext Cab 157.5" WB 4WD Work Truck 15 19 $25,996 $29,710
Reg Cab 119.0" WB 4WD Z71 16 19 $26,005 $29,720
Reg Cab 133.0" WB 4WD Z71 16 19 $26,267 $30,020
Crew Cab 143.5" WB LS 16 20 $26,420 $30,195
Ext Cab 157.5" WB 4WD 15 19 $26,849 $30,685
Ext Cab 143.5" WB 4WD LS 16 19 $27,090 $30,960
Ext Cab 143.5" WB 4WD Z71 16 19 $27,680 $31,635
Ext Cab 157.5" WB 4WD LS 15 19 $28,140 $32,160
Ext Cab 157.5" WB 4WD Z71 15 19 $28,730 $32,835
Ext Cab 143.5" WB LT 16 20 $28,993 $33,135
Ext Cab 157.5" WB LT 16 20 $29,255 $33,435
Crew Cab 143.5" WB 4WD LS 15 19 $29,610 $33,840
Crew Cab 143.5" WB 4WD Z71 15 19 $30,218 $34,535
Crew Cab 143.5" WB LT 16 20 $30,366 $34,705
Ext Cab 143.5" WB 4WD LT 15 19 $31,915 $36,475
Ext Cab 157.5" WB 4WD LT 15 19 $32,178 $36,775
Crew Cab 143.5" WB 4WD LT 15 19 $33,446 $38,225
2-Door Club Cab 131" WB ST
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door Club Cab 131" WB ST 16 22 $18,233 $19,885
4-Door Quad Cab 131" WB ST 16 22 $19,509 $21,285
2-Door Club Cab 131" WB SLT 16 22 $19,795 $21,640
2-Door Club Cab 131" WB 4WD ST 16 20 $20,799 $22,735
4-Door Quad Cab 131" WB SLT 16 22 $21,071 $23,040
4-Door Quad Cab 131" WB 4WD ST 16 20 $22,065 $24,135
2-Door Club Cab 131" WB 4WD SLT 16 20 $22,361 $24,490
2-Door Club Cab 131" WB Laramie 16 22 $22,652 $24,850
4-Door Quad Cab 131" WB 4WD SLT 16 20 $23,627 $25,890
4-Door Quad Cab 131" WB Laramie 16 22 $24,008 $26,340
2-Door Club Cab 131" WB 4WD Laramie 15 19 $25,218 $27,700
4-Door Quad Cab 131" WB 4WD Laramie 15 19 $26,564 $29,190
Pricing
Invoice Price
$16,461
$18,233
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$18,190
$19,885
Monthly Payment Estimate
$303 / month
$331 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 16 mpg 16 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 22 mpg 22 mpg
Interior Dimensions
Front Hip Room (in) 61.4 54.9
Front Head Room (in) 41.0 39.6
Passenger Capacity 3 3
Front Shoulder Room (in) 65.2 57.7
Front Leg Room (in) 41.3 41.9
Second Leg Room (in) - 32.1
Second Hip Room (in) - 56.9
Second Head Room (in) - 36.5
Second Shoulder Room (in) - 57.4
Exterior Dimensions
Ground to Top of Load Floor (in) 31.6 32.1
Overhang, Front (in) 36.9 38.7
Frame Width, Rear (in) 42.0 74.3
Front Bumper to Back of Cab (in) 114.0 130.7
Length, Overall w/o rear bumper (in) 205.7 218.8
Ground Clearance, Rear (in) 8.5 8.1
Cab to End of Frame (in) - TBD - 88.1
Height, Overall (in) 71.2 68.7
Ground to Top of Frame (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Overhang, Rear w/o bumper (in) 47.3 48.8
Wheelbase (in) 119.0 131.3
Ground Clearance, Front (in) 8.0 7.9
Cab to Axle (in) 41.9 39.3
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 78.5 74.3
Cargo Area Dimensions
Tailgate Width (in) 63.8 53.3
Cargo Box Length @ Floor (in) 78.7 78.8
Ext'd Cab Cargo Volume (ft³) NA 30.0
Cargo Box Width @ Floor (in) 64.8 59.6
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) 19.5 17.6
Cargo Volume (ft³) 59.0 46.6
Cargo Box Width @ Top, Rear (in) 63.8 59.6
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) 50.0 45.2
Brakes
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) NA NA
Brake ABS System Four-Wheel Rear Wheel
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 11.6 x 2.4 11.6 x 2.28
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 12.0 x 1.1 12.3 x 1.1
Brake Type Hydraulic Pwr
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Brake ABS System (Second Line) NA NA
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 26 22.0
Fuel Tank Location LH Inboard LH
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) NA NA
Aux Fuel Tank Location NA NA
Steering
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), On Center 14.2 14.8
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 40.1 44.0
Steering Type Pwr Recirculating Ball Pwr Rack & Pinion
Steering Ratio (:1), At Lock 14.2 NA
Tires
Front Tire Order Code QPR NA
Rear Tire Capacity (lbs) - TBD - - TBD -
Spare Tire Order Code QPR NA
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Front - TBD - - TBD -
Rear Tire Size P245/70R17 P245/70R16
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Spare - TBD - - TBD -
Front Tire Capacity (lbs) - TBD - - TBD -
Rear Tire Order Code QPR NA
Spare Tire Capacity (lbs) - TBD - - TBD -
Front Tire Size P245/70R17 P245/70R16
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Rear - TBD - - TBD -
Spare Tire Size P245/70R17 - TBD -
Trailering
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) N/A N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 600 325
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 585 325
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) N/A N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 5000 3250
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 3900 3250
Weight Information
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 8500 7700
Curb Weight - Front (lbs) 2401 2479
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap (lbs) 6100 6010
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Rear (lbs) 3686 3806
Curb Weight - Rear (lbs) 1696 1807
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Front (lbs) 3150 3100
Wheels
Spare Wheel Material Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 17 x 7.5 16 x 7.0
Spare Wheel Size (in) 17 x 7.5 16 x - TBD -
Rear Wheel Material Steel Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 17 x 7.5 16 x 7.0
Front Wheel Material Steel Steel
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 16.6 - TBD -
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (2nd) NA NA
Maximum Alternator Watts NA - TBD -
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 600 600
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 145 136
Engine
Fuel System MFI SMPI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 260 @ 2800 235 @ 3600
Engine Order Code LU3 EKG
Displacement 4.3L/262 3.7L/226
Engine Oil Cooler NA NA
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 195 @ 4600 210 @ 5200
Engine Type Gas V6 Gas V6
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 22 22
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 16 16
Transmission
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00 1.23
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD Manual w/OD
Transfer Case Model NA NA
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA 0.79
First Gear Ratio (:1) 4.02 4.23
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low NA NA
Clutch Size (in) - TBD - 11.9
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.40 1.67
Trans Type 5 6
Trans PTO Access NA NA
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.73 1.00
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High NA NA
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.55 3.84
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.32 2.53
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Trans Order Code MG5 DEJ
Transfer Case Power Take Off NA NA
Trans Power Take Off NA NA
Summary
Vehicle Name Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Dodge Dakota
Body Code E63 131.3" WB
Body Style Reg Cab 6.5' Fleetside Club Cab 6'6" Bed
Suspension
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear 3.23 3.21
Axle Type - Front Independent NA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 35 - TBD -
Axle Capacity - Front (lbs) 3150 3100
Suspension Type - Rear 2-Stage Multi-Leaf Multi-Leaf
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) NA - TBD -
Axle Ratio (:1) - Front NA NA
Spring Capacity - Rear (lbs) 3686 3850
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 35 - TBD -
Axle Type - Rear Semi-Floating Semi-Floating Hypoid
Suspension Type - Front Coil Spring Independent Coil
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 1.42 - TBD -
Axle Capacity - Rear (lbs) 3750 3850
Spring Capacity - Front (lbs) 3476 3100
Frame
Frame Type Ladder Ladder
 
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