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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
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 $19,557 $21,610
Reg Cab 133.0" WB 16 22 $19,828 $21,910
Reg Cab 119.0" WB 4WD Work Truck 15 20 $21,172 $23,395
Reg Cab 133.0" WB 4WD Work Truck 15 20 $21,262 $23,495
Ext Cab 143.5" WB Work Truck 16 21 $21,822 $24,940
Reg Cab 119.0" WB SLE 16 21 $22,715 $25,960
Reg Cab 133.0" WB SLE 16 21 $22,977 $26,260
Ext Cab 157.5" WB Work Truck 16 20 $23,310 $26,640
Reg Cab 119.0" WB 4WD 16 19 $24,267 $26,815
Reg Cab 133.0" WB 4WD 16 19 $24,539 $27,115
Ext Cab 143.5" WB 16 21 $23,979 $27,405
Ext Cab 157.5" WB 16 20 $24,854 $28,405
Ext Cab 143.5" WB 4WD Work Truck 16 19 $24,946 $28,510
Ext Cab 143.5" WB SLE 16 21 $25,090 $28,675
Reg Cab 119.0" WB 4WD SLE 16 19 $25,790 $29,475
Ext Cab 157.5" WB 4WD Work Truck 15 19 $25,996 $29,710
Reg Cab 133.0" WB 4WD SLE 16 19 $26,053 $29,775
Ext Cab 157.5" WB SLE 16 20 $26,140 $29,875
Ext Cab 143.5" WB 4WD 16 19 $26,490 $30,275
Crew Cab 143.5" WB SLE 16 20 $27,120 $30,995
Ext Cab 157.5" WB 4WD 15 19 $27,540 $31,475
Ext Cab 143.5" WB 4WD SLE 16 19 $28,035 $32,040
Ext Cab 157.5" WB 4WD SLE 15 19 $29,085 $33,240
Ext Cab 143.5" WB SLT 16 20 $29,290 $33,475
Ext Cab 157.5" WB SLT 16 20 $29,548 $33,770
Crew Cab 143.5" WB 4WD SLE 15 19 $30,051 $34,345
Crew Cab 143.5" WB SLT 16 20 $30,677 $35,060
Ext Cab 143.5" WB 4WD SLT 15 19 $32,230 $36,835
Ext Cab 157.5" WB 4WD SLT 15 19 $32,493 $37,135
Crew Cab 143.5" WB 4WD SLT 15 19 $33,608 $38,410
Pricing
Invoice Price
$16,461
$16,461
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$18,190
$18,190
Monthly Payment Estimate
$303 / month
$303 / 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 Head Room (in) 41.0 41.0
Passenger Capacity 3 3
Front Shoulder Room (in) 65.2 61.4
Front Leg Room (in) 41.3 41.3
Front Hip Room (in) 61.4 63.9
Exterior Dimensions
Frame Width, Rear (in) 42.0 - TBD -
Front Bumper to Back of Cab (in) 114.0 114.0
Length, Overall w/o rear bumper (in) 205.7 205.7
Ground Clearance, Rear (in) 8.5 13.6
Cab to End of Frame (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Height, Overall (in) 71.2 71.2
Ground to Top of Frame (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Overhang, Rear w/o bumper (in) 47.3 47.3
Wheelbase (in) 119.0 119.0
Ground Clearance, Front (in) 8.0 10.6
Cab to Axle (in) 41.9 41.9
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 78.5 78.5
Ground to Top of Load Floor (in) 31.6 31.6
Overhang, Front (in) 36.9 36.9
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Box Width @ Floor (in) 64.8 64.8
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) 19.5 19.5
Cargo Volume (ft³) 59.0 59.0
Cargo Box Width @ Top, Rear (in) 63.8 64.8
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) 50.0 50.0
Tailgate Width (in) 63.8 64.8
Cargo Box Length @ Floor (in) 78.7 78.7
Ext'd Cab Cargo Volume (ft³) NA NA
Brakes
Brake ABS System Four-Wheel Four-Wheel
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 11.6 x 2.4 NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 12.0 x 1.1 12.0 x 1.10
Brake Type Hydraulic Pwr
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes NA
Brake ABS System (Second Line) NA NA
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) NA Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) NA 12.8 x 0.78
Fuel Tank
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) NA NA
Aux Fuel Tank Location NA NA
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 26 26
Fuel Tank Location LH LH
Steering
Steering Ratio (:1), On Center 14.2 - TBD -
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 40.1 40.1
Steering Type Pwr Recirculating Ball Pwr
Steering Ratio (:1), At Lock 14.2 - TBD -
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Tires
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Front - TBD - - TBD -
Rear Tire Size P245/70R17 P245/70R17
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Spare - TBD - - TBD -
Front Tire Capacity (lbs) - TBD - - TBD -
Rear Tire Order Code QPR QPR
Spare Tire Capacity (lbs) - TBD - - TBD -
Front Tire Size P245/70R17 P245/70R17
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Rear - TBD - - TBD -
Spare Tire Size P245/70R17 P245/70R17
Front Tire Order Code QPR QPR
Rear Tire Capacity (lbs) - TBD - - TBD -
Spare Tire Order Code QPR QPR
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 600 585
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 585 585
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) N/A N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 5000 3900
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 3900 3900
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) N/A N/A
Weight Information
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap (lbs) 6100 6100
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Rear (lbs) 3686 3750
Curb Weight - Rear (lbs) 1696 1794
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Front (lbs) 3150 2950
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 8500 8500
Curb Weight - Front (lbs) 2401 2431
Wheels
Spare Wheel Size (in) 17 x 7.5 17 x 7
Rear Wheel Material Steel Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 17 x 7.5 17 x 7
Front Wheel Material Steel Steel
Spare Wheel Material Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 17 x 7.5 17 x 7
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 16.6 12.9
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Watts NA NA
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 600 600
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 145 145
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (2nd) NA NA
Engine
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 260 @ 2800 260 @ 2800
Engine Order Code LU3 LU3
Displacement 4.3L/262 4.3L/262
Engine Oil Cooler NA NA
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 195 @ 4600 195 @ 4600
Engine Type Gas V6 Gas V6
Fuel System MFI MFI
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 22 22
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 16 16
Transmission
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low NA NA
Clutch Size (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.40 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) 3.55 3.55
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.32 2.32
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Trans Order Code MG5 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
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 4.02 4.02
Summary
Body Style Reg Cab 6.5' Fleetside Reg Cab 6.5' Wideside
Vehicle Name Chevrolet Silverado 1500 GMC Sierra 1500
Body Code E63 E63
Suspension
Axle Capacity - Front (lbs) 3150 3150
Suspension Type - Rear 2-Stage Multi-Leaf 2-Stage Multi-Leaf
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) NA - TBD -
Axle Ratio (:1) - Front NA NA
Spring Capacity - Rear (lbs) 3686 3686
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 35 35
Axle Type - Rear Semi-Floating Semi-Floating
Suspension Type - Front Coil Spring Coil Spring
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 1.42 1.42
Axle Capacity - Rear (lbs) 3750 3750
Spring Capacity - Front (lbs) 3476 3476
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear 3.23 3.23
Axle Type - Front Independent Independent
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 35 35
Frame
Frame Type Ladder Ladder
 
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