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Selected Style Reg Cab 133" WB
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
Reg Cab 133" WB N/A N/A $20,328 $23,232
Reg Cab 133" WB LS N/A N/A $21,904 $25,034
Ext Cab 143.5" WB N/A N/A $22,410 $25,612
Ext Cab 143.5" WB LS N/A N/A $24,284 $27,754
Ext Cab 143.5" WB LT N/A N/A $27,967 $31,963
Crew Cab 153" WB N/A N/A $23,968 $27,392
Crew Cab 153" WB LS N/A N/A $25,711 $29,384
Crew Cab 153" WB LT N/A N/A $29,480 $33,692
Ext Cab 157.5" WB N/A N/A $22,651 $25,887
Ext Cab 157.5" WB LS N/A N/A $24,525 $28,029
Ext Cab 157.5" WB LT N/A N/A $28,208 $32,238
Crew Cab 167" WB N/A N/A $24,230 $27,692
Crew Cab 167" WB LS N/A N/A $25,973 $29,684
Crew Cab 167" WB LT N/A N/A $29,743 $33,992
Reg Cab 133" WB 4WD N/A N/A $22,817 $26,077
Reg Cab 133" WB 4WD LS N/A N/A $24,582 $28,094
Ext Cab 143.5" WB 4WD N/A N/A $24,878 $28,432
Ext Cab 143.5" WB 4WD LS N/A N/A $26,752 $30,574
Ext Cab 143.5" WB 4WD LT N/A N/A $30,605 $34,978
Crew Cab 153" WB 4WD N/A N/A $26,648 $30,455
Crew Cab 153" WB 4WD LS N/A N/A $28,391 $32,447
Crew Cab 153" WB 4WD LT N/A N/A $32,331 $36,950
Ext Cab 157.5" WB 4WD N/A N/A $25,140 $28,732
Ext Cab 157.5" WB 4WD LS N/A N/A $27,014 $30,874
Ext Cab 157.5" WB 4WD LT N/A N/A $30,868 $35,278
Crew Cab 167" WB 4WD N/A N/A $26,910 $30,755
Crew Cab 167" WB 4WD LS N/A N/A $28,653 $32,747
Crew Cab 167" WB 4WD LT N/A N/A $32,593 $37,250
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
$20,328
$19,122
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$23,232
$21,560
Monthly Payment Estimate
$387 / month
$359 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City N/A mpg N/A mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway N/A mpg N/A mpg
Interior Dimensions
Front Shoulder Room (in) 65.2 66.5
Front Leg Room (in) 41.3 41.0
Front Hip Room (in) 61.4 63.6
Passenger Capacity 3 3
Front Head Room (in) 41.0 40.2
Exterior Dimensions
Ground to Top of Frame (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Overhang, Rear w/o bumper (in) 52.1 47.5
Wheelbase (in) 133.0 134.7
Ground Clearance, Front (in) 9.1 11.2
Cab to Axle (in) 55.9 55.7
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 79.7 79.3
Ground to Top of Load Floor (in) - TBD - 31.9
Overhang, Front (in) 37.0 38.0
Frame Width, Rear (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Front Bumper to Back of Cab (in) 114.1 116.9
Length, Overall w/o rear bumper (in) 222.1 220.1
Ground Clearance, Rear (in) 12.1 8.2
Cab to End of Frame (in) - TBD - 99.7
Height, Overall (in) 76.2 72.7
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Volume (ft³) 70.7 71.7
Cargo Box Width @ Top, Rear (in) 61.9 60.4
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) 50.0 50.0
Tailgate Width (in) 61.9 64.3
Cargo Box Length @ Floor (in) 97.6 97.5
Ext'd Cab Cargo Volume (ft³) NA NA
Cargo Box Width @ Floor (in) 64.8 64.3
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) 19.5 19.4
Brakes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 12.8 x 1.5 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) 13.0 x 1.1 - TBD -
Brake ABS System Four-Wheel 4-Wheel
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Fuel Tank
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) NA NA
Aux Fuel Tank Location NA NA
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 34 35.0
Fuel Tank Location LH Inboard Frame Rails
Steering
Steering Type Pwr Pwr
Steering Ratio (:1), At Lock - TBD - - TBD -
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), On Center 24.1 - TBD -
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 43.8 45.5
Tires
Front Tire Capacity (lbs) 2205 3040
Rear Tire Order Code QIZ TYD
Spare Tire Capacity (lbs) 2205 3040
Front Tire Size LT245/75R16 LT245/75R16E
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Rear - TBD - 683
Spare Tire Size LT245/75R16 LT245/75R16E
Front Tire Order Code QIZ TYD
Rear Tire Capacity (lbs) 3042 3040
Spare Tire Order Code QIZ TYD
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Front - TBD - 683
Rear Tire Size LT245/75R16 LT245/75R16E
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Spare - TBD - 683
Trailering
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 2500 NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 7500 5000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 10,500 10,000
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 10,500 NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 1000 500
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 1500 900
Weight Information
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Rear (lbs) 6084 6200
Curb Weight - Rear (lbs) 2041 2050
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Front (lbs) 4410 4500
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 16,000 14,000
Curb Weight - Front (lbs) 2826 2775
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap (lbs) 9200 8800
Wheels
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
Spare Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6.5 16 x 6.5
Rear Wheel Material Steel Steel
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 15.4 20.0
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 105 117
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (2nd) NA NA
Maximum Alternator Watts NA - TBD -
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 600 600
Engine
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 300 @ 4400 245 @ 4400
Engine Type Gas V8 Gas V8
Fuel System SFI SMPI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 360 @ 4000 345 @ 3200
Engine Order Code LQ4 EML
Displacement 6.0L/364 5.9L/360
Engine Oil Cooler Yes NA
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) NA NA
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) NA NA
Transmission
Trans PTO Access RH NA
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.75 0.75
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High NA NA
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 5.61 5.06
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 3.04 3.04
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Trans Order Code MW3 DDP
Transfer Case Power Take Off NA NA
Trans Power Take Off Yes 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) 5.61 5.61
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low NA NA
Clutch Size (in) - TBD - 11.0
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.67 1.67
Trans Type 5 5
Summary
Body Style Reg Cab 8' Fleetside Reg Cab 8' Bed
Vehicle Name Chevrolet Silverado 2500HD Dodge Ram 2500
Body Code E63 135" WB
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 35 35.1
Axle Type - Rear Full-Floating Full-Floating
Suspension Type - Front Torsion Bar Coil
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 1.42 - TBD -
Axle Capacity - Rear (lbs) 6900 6200
Spring Capacity - Front (lbs) 4500 4500
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear 3.73 3.55
Axle Type - Front - TBD - NA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 35 35.1
Axle Capacity - Front (lbs) 4800 4500
Suspension Type - Rear 2-Stage Multi-Leaf Leaf
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) NA NA
Axle Ratio (:1) - Front NA NA
Spring Capacity - Rear (lbs) 6084 6200
Frame
Frame Type Ladder Ladder
 
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