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Selected Style Ext Cab 143.5" WB
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
Ext Cab 143.5" WB 14 16 $31,141 $35,590
Ext Cab 143.5" WB 4WD 14 16 $33,897 $38,740
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
Pricing
Invoice Price
$31,141
$16,461
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$35,590
$18,190
Monthly Payment Estimate
$593 / month
$303 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 14 mpg 16 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 16 mpg 22 mpg
Interior Dimensions
Front Hip Room (in) 61.4 61.4
Second Leg Room (in) 33.7 -
Passenger Capacity 6 3
Front Head Room (in) 41.0 41.0
Second Hip Room (in) 61.5 -
Front Shoulder Room (in) 65.2 65.2
Second Head Room (in) 38.4 -
Second Shoulder Room (in) 66.3 -
Front Leg Room (in) 41.3 41.3
Exterior Dimensions
Ground to Top of Frame (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Overhang, Rear w/o bumper (in) 47.0 47.3
Wheelbase (in) 143.5 119.0
Ground Clearance, Front (in) 8.0 8.0
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) 32.9 31.6
Overhang, Front (in) 36.9 36.9
Frame Width, Rear (in) - TBD - 42.0
Front Bumper to Back of Cab (in) 138.5 114.0
Length, Overall w/o rear bumper (in) 227.7 205.7
Ground Clearance, Rear (in) 8.3 8.5
Cab to End of Frame (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Height, Overall (in) 73.9 71.2
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Volume (ft³) 56.9 59.0
Cargo Box Width @ Top, Rear (in) 63.8 63.8
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) 50.0 50.0
Tailgate Width (in) 63.8 63.8
Cargo Box Length @ Floor (in) 78.6 78.7
Ext'd Cab Cargo Volume (ft³) NA NA
Cargo Box Width @ Floor (in) 64.8 64.8
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) 19.5 19.5
Brakes
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) NA NA
Brake ABS System Four-Wheel Four-Wheel
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) - TBD - 11.6 x 2.4
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 12 x 1.1 12.0 x 1.1
Brake Type Pwr Hydraulic
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Brake ABS System (Second Line) NA NA
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 26 26
Fuel Tank Location LH LH
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) NA NA
Aux Fuel Tank Location NA NA
Steering
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), On Center 14.2 14.2
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 46.6 40.1
Steering Type Pwr Pwr Recirculating Ball
Steering Ratio (:1), At Lock 14.2 14.2
Tires
Front Tire Order Code QSS QPR
Rear Tire Capacity (lbs) - TBD - - TBD -
Spare Tire Order Code NA QPR
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Front - TBD - - TBD -
Rear Tire Size P275/55R20 P245/70R17
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Spare - TBD - - TBD -
Front Tire Capacity (lbs) - TBD - - TBD -
Rear Tire Order Code QSS QPR
Spare Tire Capacity (lbs) - TBD - - TBD -
Front Tire Size P275/55R20 P245/70R17
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Rear - TBD - - TBD -
Spare Tire Size P265/70R17 P245/70R17
Trailering
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) N/A N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 600 600
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 1000 585
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) N/A N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 5000 5000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 7800 3900
Weight Information
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 13000 8500
Curb Weight - Front (lbs) 2566 2401
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap (lbs) 6200 6100
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Rear (lbs) 4000 3686
Curb Weight - Rear (lbs) 1844 1696
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Front (lbs) 3925 3150
Wheels
Spare Wheel Material Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 20 x 8.5 17 x 7.5
Spare Wheel Size (in) 17 17 x 7.5
Rear Wheel Material Steel Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 20 x 8.5 17 x 7.5
Front Wheel Material Steel Steel
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 16.8 16.6
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (2nd) NA NA
Maximum Alternator Watts NA NA
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 600 600
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 145 145
Engine
Fuel System SFI MFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 380 @ 4000 260 @ 2800
Engine Order Code LQ9 LU3
Displacement 6.0L/366 4.3L/262
Engine Oil Cooler Yes NA
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 345 @ 5200 195 @ 4600
Engine Type Gas V8 Gas V6
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 16 22
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 14 16
Transmission
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.70 1.00
Trans Description Cont. Automatic HD w/OD Manual w/OD
Transfer Case Model NA NA
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.06 4.02
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low NA NA
Clutch Size (in) NA - TBD -
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00 1.40
Trans Type 4 5
Trans PTO Access NA NA
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) NA 0.73
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High NA NA
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.29 3.55
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.63 2.32
Trans Order Code M32 MG5
Transfer Case Power Take Off NA NA
Trans Power Take Off NA NA
Summary
Vehicle Name Chevrolet Silverado SS Chevrolet Silverado 1500
Body Code E63 E63
Body Style Ext Cab 6.5' Wideside Reg Cab 6.5' Fleetside
Suspension
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear 3.73 3.23
Axle Type - Front Independent Independent
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 32 35
Axle Capacity - Front (lbs) 3925 3150
Suspension Type - Rear 4-Stage Multi-Leaf 2-Stage Multi-Leaf
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) NA NA
Axle Ratio (:1) - Front NA NA
Spring Capacity - Rear (lbs) 4000 3686
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 32 35
Axle Type - Rear Semi-Floating Semi-Floating
Suspension Type - Front Torsion Bar Coil Spring
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD - 1.42
Axle Capacity - Rear (lbs) 4000 3750
Spring Capacity - Front (lbs) 3925 3476
Frame
Frame Type Ladder Ladder
 
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