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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 19 $30,130 $32,930
Reg Cab 119.0" WB 2WD Work Truck
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
Reg Cab 119.0" WB 2WD Work Truck 16 22 $14,968 $15,840
Reg Cab 133.0" WB 2WD Work Truck 16 22 $15,228 $16,115
Reg Cab 119.0" WB 4WD Work Truck 15 20 $18,210 $19,270
Reg Cab 133.0" WB 4WD Work Truck 15 20 $18,441 $19,515
Reg Cab 119.0" WB 2WD LS 16 22 $18,048 $19,725
Reg Cab 133.0" WB 2WD LS 16 22 $18,450 $20,165
Ext Cab 143.5" WB 2WD Work Truck 16 21 $19,320 $21,115
Reg Cab 119.0" WB 2WD LT1 16 21 $21,045 $23,000
Reg Cab 119.0" WB 4WD LS 15 20 $21,250 $23,225
Reg Cab 133.0" WB 2WD LT1 16 21 $21,310 $23,290
Ext Cab 143.5" WB 2WD LS 16 21 $21,584 $23,590
Reg Cab 133.0" WB 4WD LS 15 20 $21,658 $23,670
Ext Cab 157.5" WB 2WD Work Truck 16 20 $22,110 $24,165
Crew Cab 143.5" WB 2WD LS 16 21 $22,522 $24,615
Ext Cab 157.5" WB 2WD LS 16 20 $23,391 $25,565
Ext Cab 143.5" WB 2WD LT1 16 21 $23,433 $25,610
Ext Cab 143.5" WB 4WD Work Truck 15 19 $23,648 $25,845
Reg Cab 119.0" WB 4WD LT1 15 19 $24,096 $26,335
Ext Cab 134.0" WB 2WD LT1 16 20 $24,320 $26,580
Reg Cab 133.0" WB 4WD LT1 15 19 $24,361 $26,625
Ext Cab 157.5" WB 2WD LT1 16 20 $24,508 $26,785
Ext Cab 157.5" WB 4WD Work Truck 15 19 $24,759 $27,060
Ext Cab 143.5" WB 4WD LS 15 19 $24,933 $27,250
Ext Cab 134.0" WB 2WD LT2 16 20 $25,693 $28,080
Crew Cab 143.5" WB 4WD LS 15 19 $25,743 $28,135
Crew Cab 143.5" WB 2WD LT1 16 20 $25,770 $28,165
Ext Cab 143.5" WB 2WD LT2 16 20 $25,830 $28,230
Ext Cab 143.5" WB 4WD LT1 15 19 $25,995 $28,410
Ext Cab 157.5" WB 4WD LS 15 19 $26,040 $28,460
Ext Cab 157.5" WB 2WD LT2 16 20 $26,095 $28,520
Ext Cab 134.0" WB 4WD LT1 15 19 $26,882 $29,380
Ext Cab 157.5" WB 4WD LT1 15 19 $27,065 $29,580
Ext Cab 134.0" WB 2WD LT3 16 20 $27,417 $29,965
Crew Cab 143.5" WB 2WD LT2 16 20 $27,536 $30,095
Ext Cab 143.5" WB 2WD LT3 16 20 $27,555 $30,115
Ext Cab 157.5" WB 2WD LT3 16 20 $27,820 $30,405
Crew Cab 143.5" WB 4WD LT1 15 19 $28,470 $31,115
Ext Cab 134.0" WB 4WD LT2 15 19 $28,593 $31,250
Ext Cab 143.5" WB 4WD LT2 15 19 $28,859 $31,540
Ext Cab 157.5" WB 4WD LT2 15 19 $28,991 $31,685
Crew Cab 143.5" WB 2WD LT3 16 20 $29,261 $31,980
Crew Cab 143.5" WB 4WD LT2 15 19 $30,121 $32,920
Ext Cab 134.0" WB 4WD LT3 15 19 $30,318 $33,135
Ext Cab 143.5" WB 4WD LT3 15 19 $30,583 $33,425
Ext Cab 157.5" WB 4WD LT3 15 19 $30,721 $33,575
Crew Cab 143.5" WB 4WD LT3 15 19 $31,851 $34,810
Pricing
Invoice Price
$30,130
$14,968
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$32,930
$15,840
Monthly Payment Estimate
$549 / month
$264 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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TCC Rating Read Our Full Review
Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 14 mpg 16 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 19 mpg 22 mpg
Interior Dimensions
Second Leg Room (in) 33.7 -
Front Head Room (in) 41.0 41.0
Passenger Capacity 6 3
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
Front Hip Room (in) 61.4 61.4
Exterior Dimensions
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 - - TBD -
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
Ground to Top of Frame (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Overhang, Rear w/o bumper (in) 47.0 47.0
Wheelbase (in) 143.5 119.0
Ground Clearance, Front (in) 8.0 8.0
Cab to Axle (in) 41.9 41.9
Cargo Area Dimensions
Tailgate Width (in) 63.8 63.8
Cargo Box Length @ Floor (in) 78.6 78.7
Ext'd Cab Cargo Volume (ft³) - TBD - NA
Cargo Box Width @ Floor (in) 64.8 64.8
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) 19.5 19.5
Cargo Volume (ft³) 56.9 56.9
Cargo Box Width @ Top, Rear (in) 63.8 NA
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) 50.0 50.0
Brakes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) - TBD - 11.6 x 2.4
Disc - Front (Yes or ) NA Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 12 x 1.1 11.8 x 1.18
Brake Type Pwr Hydraulic
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Brake ABS System (Second Line) NA NA
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes NA
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) NA NA
Brake ABS System Four-Wheel 4-Wheel
Fuel Tank
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) NA NA
Aux Fuel Tank Location NA NA
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 26 26
Fuel Tank Location LH LH
Steering
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) - TBD - 40.1
Steering Type Pwr Pwr
Steering Ratio (:1), At Lock - TBD - - TBD -
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), On Center - TBD - 14.2
Tires
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Front - TBD - NA
Rear Tire Size P275/55R20 P245/70R17
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Spare - TBD - NA
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 - NA
Spare Tire Size P265/70R17 P245/70R17
Front Tire Order Code QSS QPR
Rear Tire Capacity (lbs) - TBD - - TBD -
Spare Tire Order Code NA QPR
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 600 750
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 1125 4000
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) 7500 4000
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) N/A N/A
Weight Information
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap (lbs) 6200 6100
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Rear (lbs) 3600 3686
Curb Weight - Rear (lbs) 1844 1682
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Front (lbs) 3600 3150
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 13000 8500
Curb Weight - Front (lbs) 2654 2400
Wheels
Spare Wheel Size (in) 17 x 7 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
Spare Wheel Material Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 20 x 8.5 17 x 7.5
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 16.8 12.9
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Watts NA NA
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 600 600
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 145 145
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (2nd) NA NA
Engine
Displacement 6.0L/394 4.3L/262
Engine Oil Cooler Yes NA
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 345 @ 5200 195 @ 4600
Engine Type Gas V8 Gas V6
Fuel System SFI MFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 380 @ 4000 260 @ 2800
Engine Order Code LQ9 LU3
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 19 22
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 14 16
Transmission
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 N/A NA
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) NA 0.73
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High NA NA
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.29 3.55
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
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
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.70 1.00
Trans Description Cont. Automatic HD w/OD Manual w/OD
Transfer Case Model NA NA
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.06 4.02
Summary
Body Style Ext Cab 6.5' Wideside Reg Cab 6.5' Fleetside
Vehicle Name Chevrolet Silverado SS Chevrolet Silverado 1500
Body Code E63 E63
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) NA - TBD -
Axle Ratio (:1) - Front NA 3.23
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
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
Frame
Frame Type Ladder Ladder
 
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