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Selected Style 2WD Reg Cab 119.0" Work Truck w/1WT
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2WD Crew Cab 143.5" Work Truck 18 24 $32,015 $33,700
2WD Crew Cab 143.5" LT 18 24 $33,712 $36,250
2WD Crew Cab 143.5" LTZ 16 23 $38,241 $41,120
4WD Crew Cab 143.5" Work Truck 17 22 $35,007 $36,850
4WD Crew Cab 143.5" LT 17 22 $37,037 $39,825
4WD Crew Cab 143.5" LTZ 16 22 $41,171 $44,270
2WD Crew Cab 153.0" Work Truck 18 24 $32,300 $34,000
2WD Crew Cab 153.0" LT 18 24 $33,991 $36,550
2WD Crew Cab 153.0" LTZ 16 23 $38,520 $41,420
4WD Crew Cab 153.0" Work Truck 17 22 $35,292 $37,150
4WD Crew Cab 153.0" LT 17 22 $37,316 $40,125
4WD Crew Cab 153.0" LTZ 16 22 $41,450 $44,570
2WD Reg Cab 119.0" Work Truck 18 24 $24,552 $25,575
2WD Reg Cab 119.0" LT 18 24 $28,950 $31,130
2WD Reg Cab 133.0" Work Truck 18 24 $24,926 $25,965
2WD Reg Cab 133.0" LT 18 24 $29,067 $31,255
2WD Double Cab 143.5" Work Truck 18 24 $28,120 $29,600
2WD Double Cab 143.5" LT 18 24 $31,420 $33,785
2WD Double Cab 143.5" LTZ 16 23 $35,953 $38,660
4WD Reg Cab 119.0" Work Truck 17 22 $30,489 $31,760
4WD Reg Cab 119.0" LT 17 22 $33,786 $36,330
4WD Reg Cab 133.0" Work Truck 17 22 $30,777 $32,060
4WD Reg Cab 133.0" LT 17 22 $34,065 $36,630
4WD Double Cab 143.5" Work Truck 17 22 $33,805 $35,585
4WD Double Cab 143.5" LT 17 22 $36,200 $38,925
4WD Double Cab 143.5" LTZ 16 22 $39,701 $42,690
2WD Crew Cab 143.5" High Country 16 23 $42,412 $45,605
4WD Crew Cab 143.5" High Country 16 22 $45,458 $48,880
2WD Crew Cab 153.0" High Country 16 23 $42,691 $45,905
4WD Crew Cab 153.0" High Country 16 22 $45,737 $49,180
2WD Reg Cab 120.5" Tradesman
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2WD Reg Cab 120.5" Tradesman 14 20 $21,654 $23,100
2WD Reg Cab 120.5" Express 14 20 $21,654 $23,100
2WD Reg Cab 120.5" SLT 17 25 $26,132 $28,160
2WD Reg Cab 120.5" R/T 14 20 $30,808 $33,445
2WD Reg Cab 140.5" Tradesman 14 20 $21,994 $23,485
2WD Reg Cab 140.5" SLT 17 25 $26,398 $28,460
2WD Quad Cab 140.5" Tradesman 14 20 $26,058 $27,795
2WD Quad Cab 140.5" Express 14 20 $26,058 $27,795
2WD Quad Cab 140.5" SLT 17 25 $29,778 $31,975
2WD Quad Cab 140.5" Big Horn 14 20 $29,778 $31,975
2WD Quad Cab 140.5" Lone Star 14 20 $29,778 $31,975
2WD Quad Cab 140.5" Outdoorsman 17 25 $29,778 $31,975
2WD Quad Cab 140.5" Sport 14 20 $34,196 $36,940
2WD Quad Cab 140.5" Laramie 14 20 $36,141 $39,125
2WD Crew Cab 140.5" Tradesman 14 20 $28,249 $30,275
2WD Crew Cab 140.5" Express 14 20 $28,249 $30,275
2WD Crew Cab 140.5" SLT 17 25 $31,793 $34,280
2WD Crew Cab 140.5" Big Horn 14 20 $31,793 $34,280
2WD Crew Cab 140.5" Lone Star 14 20 $31,793 $34,280
2WD Crew Cab 140.5" Outdoorsman 17 25 $31,793 $34,280
2WD Crew Cab 140.5" Sport 14 20 $35,789 $38,795
2WD Crew Cab 140.5" Laramie 14 20 $37,723 $40,980
2WD Crew Cab 140.5" Laramie Longhorn Edition 14 20 $41,090 $44,785
4WD Reg Cab 120.5" Tradesman 14 19 $25,092 $26,860
4WD Reg Cab 120.5" Express 14 19 $25,092 $26,860
4WD Reg Cab 120.5" SLT 16 23 $29,401 $31,730
4WD Reg Cab 120.5" Sport 14 19 $33,503 $36,365
4WD Reg Cab 140.5" Tradesman 14 19 $25,357 $27,160
4WD Reg Cab 140.5" SLT 16 23 $29,666 $32,030
4WD Quad Cab 140.5" Tradesman 14 19 $29,129 $31,140
4WD Quad Cab 140.5" Express 14 19 $29,129 $31,140
4WD Quad Cab 140.5" SLT 16 23 $32,850 $35,320
4WD Quad Cab 140.5" Big Horn 14 19 $32,850 $35,320
4WD Quad Cab 140.5" Lone Star 14 19 $32,850 $35,320
4WD Quad Cab 140.5" Outdoorsman 16 23 $32,850 $35,320
4WD Quad Cab 140.5" Sport 14 19 $37,158 $40,160
4WD Quad Cab 140.5" Laramie 14 19 $39,036 $42,270
4WD Crew Cab 140.5" Tradesman 14 19 $31,163 $33,495
4WD Crew Cab 140.5" Express 14 19 $31,163 $33,495
4WD Crew Cab 140.5" SLT 16 23 $34,708 $37,500
4WD Crew Cab 140.5" Big Horn 14 19 $34,708 $37,500
4WD Crew Cab 140.5" Lone Star 14 19 $34,708 $37,500
4WD Crew Cab 140.5" Outdoorsman 16 23 $34,708 $37,500
4WD Crew Cab 140.5" Sport 14 19 $38,703 $42,015
4WD Crew Cab 140.5" Laramie 14 19 $40,570 $44,125
4WD Crew Cab 140.5" Laramie Longhorn Edition 14 19 $43,938 $47,930
2WD Reg Cab 120.5" HFE 18 25 $26,618 $28,710
2WD Crew Cab 149" Tradesman 14 20 $28,514 $30,575
2WD Crew Cab 149" Sport 14 20 $36,054 $39,095
2WD Crew Cab 149" Laramie 14 20 $37,988 $41,280
2WD Crew Cab 149" Laramie Longhorn Edition 14 20 $41,355 $45,085
4WD Crew Cab 149" Tradesman 14 19 $31,429 $33,795
4WD Crew Cab 149" SLT 16 23 $34,973 $37,800
4WD Crew Cab 149" Big Horn 14 19 $34,973 $37,800
4WD Crew Cab 149" Lone Star 14 19 $34,973 $37,800
4WD Crew Cab 149" Outdoorsman 16 23 $34,973 $37,800
4WD Crew Cab 149" Sport 14 19 $38,969 $42,315
4WD Crew Cab 149" Laramie 14 19 $40,836 $44,425
4WD Crew Cab 149" Laramie Longhorn Edition 14 19 $44,203 $48,230
2WD Crew Cab 149" Big Horn 14 20 $32,059 $34,580
2WD Crew Cab 149" Lone Star 14 20 $32,059 $34,580
2WD Crew Cab 149" Outdoorsman 17 25 $32,059 $34,580
2WD Crew Cab 140.5" Laramie Limited Edition 14 20 $41,090 $44,785
4WD Crew Cab 140.5" Laramie Limited Edition 14 19 $43,938 $47,930
2WD Crew Cab 149" Laramie Limited Edition 14 20 $41,355 $45,085
4WD Crew Cab 149" Laramie Limited Edition 14 19 $44,203 $48,230
Pricing
Invoice Price
$24,552
$21,654
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$25,575
$23,100
Monthly Payment Estimate
$426 / month
$385 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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TCC's Bottom Line The all-new 2014 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 models get a brawny yet upscale new look, strong and efficient new engines, and a roomier, more refined interior with the latest infotainment features. The 2013 Ram 1500 leads full-size trucks in interior quality, gas mileage, and handling; it adds infotainment to the list this year, but we're mixed on its new air suspension, and towing capacity is down.
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 18 mpg 14 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 24 mpg 20 mpg
Interior Dimensions
Front Head Room (in) 42.40 40.300
Front Shoulder Room (in) 66.03 66.000
Front Leg Room (in) 45.27 41.000
Passenger Capacity 3 3
Front Hip Room (in) 60.73 62.900
Exterior Dimensions
Frame Width, Rear (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Front Bumper to Back of Cab (in) 116.90 123.700
Length, Overall w/o rear bumper (in) 205.57 209.000
Ground Clearance, Rear (in) 8.23 9.000
Cab to End of Frame (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Height, Overall (in) 73.97 74.600
Ground to Top of Frame (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Overhang, Rear w/o bumper (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Wheelbase (in) 119.0 120.500
Ground Clearance, Front (in) 8.23 9.700
Cab to Axle (in) 41.40 36.900
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 80.0 79.400
Ground to Top of Load Floor (in) 36.3 34.800
Overhang, Front (in) - TBD - 40.000
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Box Width @ Floor (in) 64.6 66.400
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) 21.23 20.100
Cargo Volume (ft³) 61.0 57.500
Cargo Box Width @ Top, Rear (in) - TBD - 66.400
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) 51.03 51.000
Tailgate Width (in) 62.2 60.400
Cargo Box Length @ Floor (in) 78.87 76.300
Ext'd Cab Cargo Volume (ft³) NA NA
Brakes
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 13.0 x 1.18 13.200 x 1.100
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) 13.6 x 0.79 13.800 x 0.900
Fuel Tank
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) NA NA
Aux Fuel Tank Location NA NA
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 26 26.000
Fuel Tank Location - TBD - Inboard Frame Rails
Steering
Steering Ratio (:1), On Center 18.4 Variable
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 40.0 39.500
Steering Type Electric Rack & Pinion Pwr rack & pinion
Steering Ratio (:1), At Lock - TBD - 19.100
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Tires
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Front - TBD - N/A
Rear Tire Size P255/70R17 P265/70R17
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Spare - TBD - N/A
Front Tire Capacity (lbs) - TBD - N/A
Rear Tire Order Code RBZ TTM
Spare Tire Capacity (lbs) - TBD - N/A
Front Tire Size P255/70R17 P265/70R17
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Rear - TBD - N/A
Spare Tire Size P255/70R17 Full-Size
Front Tire Order Code RBZ TTM
Rear Tire Capacity (lbs) - TBD - N/A
Spare Tire Order Code ZBZ TBB
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 960 - TBD -
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA - TBD -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 5000 - TBD -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 6400 - TBD -
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA - TBD -
Maximum Trailering Capacity (lbs) 9300 -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 500 - TBD -
Weight Information
Curb Weight - Rear (lbs) - TBD - 2107.8
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap (lbs) 6500 6025
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Front (lbs) 3200 - TBD -
Curb Weight - Front (lbs) - TBD - 2576.2
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 11000 - TBD -
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Rear (lbs) 3800 - TBD -
Wheels
Spare Wheel Size (in) 17 x 7.0 17 x - TBD -
Rear Wheel Material Steel Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 17 x 8.0 17 x 7.0
Front Wheel Material Steel Steel
Spare Wheel Material Aluminum Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 17 x 8.0 17 x 7.0
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 14.8 14.000
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Watts NA - TBD -
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (2nd) NA NA
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 150 180
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 730 730
Engine
Engine Type Gas/Ethanol V6 Gas/Ethanol V8
Fuel System Direct Injection Electronic Fuel Injection
Engine Oil Cooler Yes NA
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 305 @ 3900 330 @ 3950
Engine Order Code LV3 EVE
Displacement 4.3L/262 4.7L/287
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 285 @ 5300 310 @ 5650
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 24 20
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 18 14
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG) 20 - TBD -
Transmission
Trans Order Code MYC DG1
Transfer Case Power Take Off NA NA
Trans Power Take Off NA NA
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.2 1.000
Trans Description Cont. Automatic Automatic
Transfer Case Model NA NA
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.7 0.670
First Gear Ratio (:1) 4.0 3.000
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low NA NA
Clutch Size (in) NA NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.5 1.500
Trans Type 6 6
Trans PTO Access NA NA
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.9 0.750
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High NA NA
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.1 3.000
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.4 1.670
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) - - TBD -
Eighth Gear Ratio (:1) - - TBD -
Summary
Vehicle Name Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Ram 1500
Body Code E63 120.5" WB
Body Style Reg Cab Pickup Regular Cab Pickup
Suspension
Axle Capacity - Front (lbs) 3200 - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear 2-Stage Multi-Leaf Multi-Link Coil
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) NA - TBD -
Axle Ratio (:1) - Front NA NA
Spring Capacity - Rear (lbs) 3800 - TBD -
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 1.81 N/A
Axle Type - Rear - TBD - Solid
Suspension Type - Front Independent Independent
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 1.35 - TBD -
Axle Capacity - Rear (lbs) 3800 - TBD -
Spring Capacity - Front (lbs) 3200 - TBD -
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear 3.23 3.550
Axle Type - Front - TBD - NA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 1.38 N/A
Frame
Frame Type Hydroformed Ladder Type
Emissions
EPA Greenhouse Gas Score - TBD - -
Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year 9.1 - TBD -
Crash Test Ratings
Overall Rating
Overall Frontal Barrier Crash Rating
Frontal Barrier Crash Rating Driver
Frontal Barrier Crash Rating Passenger
Overall Side Crash Rating
Side Barrier Rating
Side Barrier Rating Driver
Side Barrier Rating Passenger Rear Seat - -
Side Pole Rating Driver Front Seat
Combined Side Rating Front Seat
Combined Side Rating Rear Seat - -
Rollover Rating
 
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