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Selected Style 2WD Reg Cab 133" Work Truck
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2WD Reg Cab 133" Work Truck N/A N/A $25,817 $27,465
2WD Ext Cab 143.5" Work Truck N/A N/A $28,101 $29,895
2WD Ext Cab 157.5" Work Truck N/A N/A $28,143 $29,940
2WD Reg Cab 133" LT N/A N/A $28,141 $30,260
4WD Reg Cab 133" Work Truck N/A N/A $28,778 $30,615
2WD Crew Cab 153" Work Truck N/A N/A $29,464 $31,345
2WD Crew Cab 167" Work Truck N/A N/A $29,506 $31,390
2WD Ext Cab 143.5" LT N/A N/A $30,601 $32,905
2WD Ext Cab 157.5" LT N/A N/A $30,643 $32,950
4WD Ext Cab 143.5" Work Truck N/A N/A $31,062 $33,045
4WD Ext Cab 157.5" Work Truck N/A N/A $31,104 $33,090
4WD Reg Cab 133" LT N/A N/A $31,071 $33,410
4WD Crew Cab 153" Work Truck N/A N/A $32,425 $34,495
4WD Crew Cab 167" Work Truck N/A N/A $32,467 $34,540
2WD Crew Cab 153" LT N/A N/A $32,563 $35,015
2WD Crew Cab 167" LT N/A N/A $32,605 $35,060
4WD Ext Cab 143.5" LT N/A N/A $33,531 $36,055
4WD Ext Cab 157.5" LT N/A N/A $33,573 $36,100
4WD Crew Cab 153" LT N/A N/A $35,488 $38,160
2WD Ext Cab 143.5" LTZ N/A N/A $35,516 $38,190
4WD Crew Cab 167" LT N/A N/A $35,530 $38,205
2WD Ext Cab 157.5" LTZ N/A N/A $35,558 $38,235
2WD Crew Cab 153" LTZ N/A N/A $37,395 $40,210
2WD Crew Cab 167" LTZ N/A N/A $37,437 $40,255
4WD Ext Cab 143.5" LTZ N/A N/A $38,446 $41,340
4WD Ext Cab 157.5" LTZ N/A N/A $38,488 $41,385
4WD Crew Cab 153" LTZ N/A N/A $40,324 $43,360
4WD Crew Cab 167" LTZ N/A N/A $40,366 $43,405
2WD Reg Cab 120.5" ST
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2WD Reg Cab 120.5" ST 14 20 $19,280 $20,610
2WD Reg Cab 140.5" ST 14 20 $19,545 $20,910
2WD Quad Cab 140.5" ST 14 20 $23,009 $24,665
2WD Reg Cab 120.5" R/T 14 20 $23,037 $24,855
2WD Reg Cab 120.5" SLT 14 19 $23,037 $24,855
2WD Reg Cab 120.5" TRX 14 19 $23,037 $24,855
4WD Reg Cab 120.5" ST 13 18 $23,333 $25,065
2WD Reg Cab 140.5" SLT 14 19 $23,303 $25,155
2WD Reg Cab 140.5" TRX 14 19 $23,303 $25,155
4WD Reg Cab 140.5" ST 13 18 $23,598 $25,365
4WD Reg Cab 120.5" SLT 13 18 $26,306 $28,425
4WD Reg Cab 120.5" Sport 13 18 $26,306 $28,425
4WD Reg Cab 120.5" TRX 13 18 $26,306 $28,425
2WD Crew Cab 140.5" ST 14 19 $26,491 $28,510
4WD Reg Cab 140.5" SLT 13 18 $26,571 $28,725
4WD Reg Cab 140.5" TRX 13 18 $26,571 $28,725
2WD Quad Cab 140.5" SLT 14 19 $26,726 $28,865
2WD Quad Cab 140.5" Sport 14 20 $26,726 $28,865
2WD Quad Cab 140.5" TRX 14 19 $26,726 $28,865
4WD Quad Cab 140.5" ST 13 18 $26,992 $29,075
2WD Crew Cab 140.5" SLT 14 19 $28,713 $31,020
2WD Crew Cab 140.5" Sport 14 20 $28,713 $31,020
2WD Crew Cab 140.5" TRX 14 19 $28,713 $31,020
4WD Crew Cab 140.5" ST 13 18 $29,431 $31,730
4WD Quad Cab 140.5" SLT 13 18 $29,655 $32,085
4WD Quad Cab 140.5" Sport 13 18 $29,655 $32,085
4WD Quad Cab 140.5" TRX 13 18 $29,655 $32,085
4WD Crew Cab 140.5" SLT 13 18 $31,652 $34,240
4WD Crew Cab 140.5" Sport 13 18 $31,652 $34,240
4WD Crew Cab 140.5" TRX 13 18 $31,652 $34,240
2WD Quad Cab 140.5" Laramie 14 20 $33,819 $36,880
2WD Crew Cab 140.5" Laramie 14 20 $35,806 $39,035
4WD Quad Cab 140.5" Laramie 13 18 $37,098 $40,495
4WD Crew Cab 140.5" Laramie 13 18 $39,096 $42,650
Pricing
Invoice Price
$25,817
$19,280
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$27,465
$20,610
Monthly Payment Estimate
$458 / month
$344 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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TCC's Bottom Line The 2010 Dodge Ram 1500 vies with the latest Ford F-150 as the most desirable full-size pickup truck you can buy.
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City N/A mpg 14 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway N/A mpg 20 mpg
Interior Dimensions
Front Head Room (in) 41.4 40.3
Front Shoulder Room (in) 65.2 66.0
Passenger Capacity 3 3
Front Leg Room (in) 41.3 41.0
Front Hip Room (in) 62.5 62.9
Exterior Dimensions
Length, Overall w/o rear bumper (in) 224.7 209.0
Ground Clearance, Rear (in) 11.3 9.0
Cab to End of Frame (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Height, Overall (in) 76.4 74.6
Ground to Top of Frame (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Overhang, Rear w/o bumper (in) 52.1 - TBD -
Wheelbase (in) 133.0 120.5
Ground Clearance, Front (in) 9.6 9.7
Cab to Axle (in) 55.9 - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 79.9 79.4
Ground to Top of Load Floor (in) 36.9 34.8
Overhang, Front (in) 39.4 - TBD -
Frame Width, Rear (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Front Bumper to Back of Cab (in) 116.5 123.7
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) 21.0 20.1
Cargo Volume (ft³) 75.5 57.5
Cargo Box Width @ Top, Rear (in) - TBD - 66.4
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) 50.6 51.0
Tailgate Width (in) 61.6 60.4
Cargo Box Length @ Floor (in) 97.8 76.3
Ext'd Cab Cargo Volume (ft³) NA - TBD -
Cargo Box Width @ Floor (in) 62.5 66.4
Brakes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 13.0 x 1.8 13.2 x 1.10
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) 13.5 x 0.79 13.8 x 0.87
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Fuel Tank
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) NA NA
Aux Fuel Tank Location NA NA
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 34 26
Fuel Tank Location - TBD - Inboard Frame Rails
Steering
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 45.3 39.5
Steering Type Pwr Pwr rack & pinion
Steering Ratio (:1), At Lock - TBD - 3.5
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), On Center 24.0 Variable
Tires
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Front - TBD - - TBD -
Rear Tire Size LT245/75R16E P265/70R17
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Spare - TBD - - TBD -
Front Tire Capacity (lbs) - TBD - - TBD -
Rear Tire Order Code QIZ TTM
Spare Tire Capacity (lbs) - TBD - - TBD -
Front Tire Size LT245/75R16E P265/70R17
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Rear - TBD - - TBD -
Spare Tire Size LT245/75R16E Full-Size
Front Tire Order Code QIZ TTM
Rear Tire Capacity (lbs) - TBD - - TBD -
Spare Tire Order Code ZIZ TBB
Trailering
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 10500 NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 500 500
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 1575 570
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 2625 NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 5000 5000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 10500 3800
Weight Information
Curb Weight - Front (lbs) 2998 2515
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 16000 8500
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Rear (lbs) 6084 3900
Curb Weight - Rear (lbs) 2278 2004
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap (lbs) 9200 6025
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Front (lbs) 4200 3700
Wheels
Rear Wheel Material Steel Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6.5 17 x 7.0
Front Wheel Material Steel Steel
Spare Wheel Material Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6.5 17 x 7.0
Spare Wheel Size (in) 16 x - TBD - 17 x - TBD -
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) - TBD - 11.3
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (2nd) NA NA
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 125 160
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 600 700
Maximum Alternator Watts - TBD - - TBD -
Engine
Fuel System SFI SMPI
Engine Oil Cooler Yes NA
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 380 @ 4200 235 @ 4000
Engine Order Code L96 EKG
Displacement 6.0L/366 3.7L/226
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 360 @ 5400 210 @ 5200
Engine Type Gas V8 Gas V6
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) NA 14
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG) NA -
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) NA 20
Transmission
Transfer Case Power Take Off NA NA
Trans Power Take Off NA NA
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.15 0.69
Trans Description Cont. HD Automatic w/OD Automatic w/OD
Transfer Case Model NA NA
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.67 NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 4.03 2.84
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low NA NA
Clutch Size (in) NA NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.53 1.00
Trans Type 6 4
Trans PTO Access NA NA
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.85 NA
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High NA NA
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.06 2.21
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.36 1.57
Trans Order Code MYD DGV
Summary
Body Code E63 120.5" WB
Body Style Reg Cab 8' Fleetside Reg Cab 6.3' Bed
Vehicle Name Chevrolet Silverado 2500HD Dodge Ram 1500
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) NA - TBD -
Axle Ratio (:1) - Front NA NA
Spring Capacity - Rear (lbs) 6084 - TBD -
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 35 - TBD -
Axle Type - Rear Full Floating Solid
Suspension Type - Front Independent Independent
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 1.42 - TBD -
Axle Capacity - Rear (lbs) 6900 3900
Spring Capacity - Front (lbs) 4500 - TBD -
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear 3.73 3.21
Axle Type - Front Independent NA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 35 - TBD -
Axle Capacity - Front (lbs) 4800 3700
Suspension Type - Rear 2-Stage Multi-Leaf Multi-link coil
Frame
Frame Type Hydroformed Ladder type
Emissions
EPA Greenhouse Gas Score NA -
Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year - TBD - 11.6
 
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