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Selected Style Reg Cab 133" WB 2WD Work Truck
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
Reg Cab 133" WB 2WD Work Truck N/A N/A $19,969 $21,825
Reg Cab 133" WB 2WD LS N/A N/A $21,607 $23,615
Reg Cab 133" WB 2WD LT1 N/A N/A $22,490 $24,580
Ext Cab 143.5" WB 2WD Work Truck N/A N/A $22,431 $24,515
Ext Cab 143.5" WB 2WD LS N/A N/A $23,712 $25,915
Ext Cab 143.5" WB 2WD LT1 N/A N/A $24,915 $27,230
Ext Cab 143.5" WB 2WD LT2 N/A N/A $27,436 $29,985
Ext Cab 143.5" WB 2WD LT3 N/A N/A $29,165 $31,875
Crew Cab 153" WB 2WD Work Truck N/A N/A $24,256 $26,510
Crew Cab 153" WB 2WD LS N/A N/A $25,533 $27,905
Crew Cab 153" WB 2WD LT1 N/A N/A $26,672 $29,150
Crew Cab 153" WB 2WD LT2 N/A N/A $29,334 $32,060
Crew Cab 153" WB 2WD LT3 N/A N/A $31,064 $33,950
Ext Cab 157.5" WB 2WD Work Truck N/A N/A $22,701 $24,810
Ext Cab 157.5" WB 2WD LS N/A N/A $23,982 $26,210
Ext Cab 157.5" WB 2WD LT1 N/A N/A $25,185 $27,525
Ext Cab 157.5" WB 2WD LT2 N/A N/A $27,706 $30,280
Ext Cab 157.5" WB 2WD LT3 N/A N/A $29,430 $32,165
Crew Cab 167" WB 2WD Work Truck N/A N/A $24,522 $26,800
Crew Cab 167" WB 2WD LS N/A N/A $25,803 $28,200
Crew Cab 167" WB 2WD LT1 N/A N/A $26,942 $29,445
Crew Cab 167" WB 2WD LT2 N/A N/A $29,604 $32,355
Crew Cab 167" WB 2WD LT3 N/A N/A $31,329 $34,240
Reg Cab 133" WB 4WD Work Truck N/A N/A $22,513 $24,605
Reg Cab 133" WB 4WD LS N/A N/A $24,151 $26,395
Reg Cab 133" WB 4WD LT1 N/A N/A $25,235 $27,580
Ext Cab 143.5" WB 4WD Work Truck N/A N/A $24,933 $27,250
Ext Cab 143.5" WB 4WD LS N/A N/A $26,210 $28,645
Ext Cab 143.5" WB 4WD LT1 N/A N/A $27,463 $30,015
Ext Cab 143.5" WB 4WD LT2 N/A N/A $30,126 $32,925
Ext Cab 143.5" WB 4WD LT3 N/A N/A $31,851 $34,810
Crew Cab 153" WB 4WD Work Truck N/A N/A $26,983 $29,490
Crew Cab 153" WB 4WD LS N/A N/A $28,259 $30,885
Crew Cab 153" WB 4WD LT1 N/A N/A $29,398 $32,130
Crew Cab 153" WB 4WD LT2 N/A N/A $32,208 $35,200
Crew Cab 153" WB 4WD LT3 N/A N/A $33,932 $37,085
Ext Cab 157.5" WB 4WD Work Truck N/A N/A $25,203 $27,545
Ext Cab 157.5" WB 4WD LS N/A N/A $26,480 $28,940
Ext Cab 157.5" WB 4WD LT1 N/A N/A $27,733 $30,310
Ext Cab 157.5" WB 4WD LT2 N/A N/A $30,391 $33,215
Ext Cab 157.5" WB 4WD LT3 N/A N/A $32,116 $35,100
Crew Cab 167" WB 4WD Work Truck N/A N/A $27,248 $29,780
Crew Cab 167" WB 4WD LS N/A N/A $28,525 $31,175
Crew Cab 167" WB 4WD LT1 N/A N/A $29,668 $32,425
Crew Cab 167" WB 4WD LT2 N/A N/A $32,477 $35,495
Crew Cab 167" WB 4WD LT3 N/A N/A $34,202 $37,380
Reg Cab 137" XL
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
Reg Cab 137" XL N/A N/A $20,778 $22,470
Reg Cab 137" XLT N/A N/A $23,582 $26,210
Reg Cab 137" 4WD XL N/A N/A $23,457 $25,480
Reg Cab 137" 4WD XLT N/A N/A $26,310 $29,345
Supercab 142" XL N/A N/A $22,674 $24,600
Supercab 142" XLT N/A N/A $26,123 $29,130
Supercab 142" Lariat N/A N/A $28,416 $31,765
Supercab 158" XL N/A N/A $22,852 $24,800
Supercab 158" XLT N/A N/A $26,293 $29,325
Supercab 158" Lariat N/A N/A $28,594 $31,970
Supercab 142" 4WD XL N/A N/A $25,357 $27,615
Supercab 142" 4WD XLT N/A N/A $28,851 $32,265
Supercab 142" 4WD Lariat N/A N/A $31,091 $34,840
Supercab 158" 4WD XL N/A N/A $25,531 $27,810
Supercab 158" 4WD XLT N/A N/A $29,029 $32,470
Supercab 158" 4WD Lariat N/A N/A $31,260 $35,035
Crew Cab 156" XL N/A N/A $23,902 $25,980
Crew Cab 156" XLT N/A N/A $28,150 $31,460
Crew Cab 156" Lariat N/A N/A $30,708 $34,400
Crew Cab 156" King Ranch N/A N/A $30,708 $34,400
Crew Cab 172" XL N/A N/A $24,076 $26,175
Crew Cab 172" XLT N/A N/A $28,320 $31,655
Crew Cab 172" Lariat N/A N/A $30,878 $34,595
Crew Cab 172" King Ranch N/A N/A $30,878 $34,595
Crew Cab 156" 4WD XL N/A N/A $26,577 $28,985
Crew Cab 156" 4WD XLT N/A N/A $30,882 $34,600
Crew Cab 156" 4WD Lariat N/A N/A $33,387 $37,480
Crew Cab 156" 4WD King Ranch N/A N/A $33,387 $37,480
Crew Cab 156" 4WD Amarillo N/A N/A $33,387 $37,480
Crew Cab 172" 4WD XL N/A N/A $26,755 $29,185
Crew Cab 172" 4WD XLT N/A N/A $31,060 $34,805
Crew Cab 172" 4WD Lariat N/A N/A $33,566 $37,685
Crew Cab 172" 4WD King Ranch N/A N/A $33,566 $37,685
Crew Cab 172" 4WD Amarillo N/A N/A $33,566 $37,685
Crew Cab 156" 4WD Harley-Davidson N/A N/A $33,387 $37,480
Crew Cab 172" 4WD Harley-Davidson N/A N/A $33,566 $37,685
Pricing
Invoice Price
$19,969
$20,778
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$21,825
$22,470
Monthly Payment Estimate
$364 / month
$375 / 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 Leg Room (in) 41.3 41.0
Front Hip Room (in) 61.4 67.4
Front Head Room (in) 41.0 41.1
Passenger Capacity 3 3
Front Shoulder Room (in) 65.2 68.0
Exterior Dimensions
Ground to Top of Frame (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Overhang, Rear w/o bumper (in) 52.2 52.2
Wheelbase (in) 133.0 137.0
Ground Clearance, Front (in) 9.1 - TBD -
Cab to Axle (in) 55.9 56.2
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 79.7 79.9
Ground to Top of Load Floor (in) - TBD - 33.9
Overhang, Front (in) 37.0 37.2
Frame Width, Rear (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Front Bumper to Back of Cab (in) 114.1 118.2
Length, Overall w/o rear bumper (in) 224.5 226.4
Ground Clearance, Rear (in) 12.1 8.5
Cab to End of Frame (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Height, Overall (in) 76.2 76.5
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Volume (ft³) 73.9 77.8
Cargo Box Width @ Top, Rear (in) 61.9 63.5
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) 50.0 50.9
Tailgate Width (in) 61.9 - TBD -
Cargo Box Length @ Floor (in) 97.6 98.6
Ext'd Cab Cargo Volume (ft³) NA NA
Cargo Box Width @ Floor (in) 64.8 60.6
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) 19.5 20.0
Brakes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 12.8 x 1.5 13.66 x 0.58
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 x 1.1 13.39 x 0.47
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 Location NA NA
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 34 38
Fuel Tank Location LH Midship
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) NA NA
Steering
Steering Type Pwr Pwr
Steering Ratio (:1), At Lock - TBD - - TBD -
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - 49.6
Steering Ratio (:1), On Center - TBD - 17.0
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 43.8 47.7
Tires
Spare Tire Capacity (lbs) 2205 3195
Front Tire Size LT245/75R16 LT245/75R17E
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Rear - TBD - 664
Spare Tire Size LT245/75R16 LT245/75R17E
Front Tire Order Code QIZ TBK
Rear Tire Capacity (lbs) 3042 3195
Spare Tire Order Code QIZ TBK
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Front - TBD - 664
Rear Tire Size LT245/75R16 LT245/75R17E
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Spare - TBD - 664
Front Tire Capacity (lbs) 2205 3195
Rear Tire Order Code QIZ TBK
Trailering
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 2625 900
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 5000 5000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 10500 9000
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 10500 9000
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 500 500
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 1500 900
Weight Information
Curb Weight - Rear (lbs) 2122 2393
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Front (lbs) 4410 3650
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 16000 15000
Curb Weight - Front (lbs) 2843 3111
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap (lbs) 9200 8800
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Rear (lbs) 6084 6100
Wheels
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6.5 17 x 7.5
Front Wheel Material Steel Steel
Spare Wheel Material Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6.5 17 x 7.5
Spare Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6.5 17 x 7.5
Rear Wheel Material Steel Steel
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 16.4 26.4
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 105 HD 115
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (2nd) NA NA
Maximum Alternator Watts NA 1950
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 600 650
Engine
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 300 @ 4400 300 @ 5000
Engine Type Gas V8 Gas V8
Fuel System SFI EFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 360 @ 4000 365 @ 3750
Engine Order Code LQ4 995
Displacement 6.0L/364 5.4L/330
Engine Oil Cooler Yes - TBD -
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) NA NA
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) NA NA
Transmission
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High NA NA
Reverse Ratio (:1) 5.04 5.23
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 3.04 3.30
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Trans Order Code MW3 445
Transfer Case Power Take Off NA NA
Trans Power Take Off NA NA
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00 1.30
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD HD Manual w/OD
Transfer Case Model NA NA
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA 0.72
First Gear Ratio (:1) 5.61 5.79
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low NA NA
Clutch Size (in) - TBD - 11.9
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.67 2.10
Trans Type 5 6
Trans PTO Access NA NA
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.75 1.00
Summary
Vehicle Name Chevrolet Silverado 2500HD Ford Super Duty F-250
Body Code E63 137" WB
Body Style Reg Cab 8' Fleetside Reg Cab 8'
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 36 35
Axle Type - Rear Full-Floating Ford 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 3650
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear 4.10 3.73
Axle Type - Front NA Ford Twin-I-Beam
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 36 35
Axle Capacity - Front (lbs) 4800 4850
Suspension Type - Rear 2-Stage Multi-Leaf 2-Stage Leaf
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) NA NA
Axle Ratio (:1) - Front NA NA
Spring Capacity - Rear (lbs) 6084 6100
Frame
Frame Type Ladder Ladder-Type
 
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