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Selected Style 4-Door 1500 Z71
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Trim

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door 1500 LS 15 19 $33,919 $38,765
4-Door 1500 LT 15 19 $33,919 $38,765
4-Door 1500 Z71 15 19 $33,919 $38,765
4-Door 2500 LS N/A N/A $34,947 $39,940
4-Door 2500 LT N/A N/A $34,947 $39,940
4-Door 1500 4WD LS 14 18 $36,369 $41,565
4-Door 1500 4WD LT 14 18 $36,369 $41,565
4-Door 1500 4WD Z71 14 18 $36,369 $41,565
4-Door 2500 4WD LS N/A N/A $37,485 $42,840
4-Door 2500 4WD LT N/A N/A $37,485 $42,840
4-Door 1500 LS
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door 1500 LS 16 20 $31,425 $35,915
4-Door 1500 LT 15 20 $31,425 $35,915
4-Door 1500 Z71 15 20 $31,425 $35,915
4-Door 1500 4WD LS 16 20 $33,503 $38,290
4-Door 1500 4WD LT 15 19 $34,575 $39,515
4-Door 1500 4WD Z71 15 19 $34,575 $39,515
Pricing
Invoice Price
$33,919
$31,425
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$38,765
$35,915
Monthly Payment Estimate
$646 / month
$599 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 15 mpg 16 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 19 mpg 20 mpg
Vehicle
Rear Door Type Cargo Doors Cargo Doors
Interior Dimensions
Front Head Room (in) 40.7 40.7
Passenger Capacity 8 6
Second Hip Room (in) 61.3 61.3
Front Shoulder Room (in) 65.2 65.2
Third Leg Room (in) 36.1 NA
Second Head Room (in) 39.0 39.4
Third Hip Room (in) 49.2 NA
Second Shoulder Room (in) 65.1 65.1
Front Leg Room (in) 41.3 41.3
Third Head Room (in) 38.6 NA
Front Hip Room (in) 61.4 61.4
Third Shoulder Room (in) 64.4 NA
Second Leg Room (in) 39.1 38.6
Exterior Dimensions
Step Up Height - Front (in) NA NA
Rear Door Opening Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Overhang, Rear w/bumper (in) 52.3 45.8
Wheelbase (in) 130.0 116.0
Ground Clearance, Front (in) 9.8 9.8
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 78.9 78.8
Side Door Opening Width (in) NA NA
Overhang, Front (in) 37.0 37.0
Step Up Height - Side (in) NA NA
Rear Door Opening Width (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Ground to Top of Load Floor (in) 31.2 30
Length, Overall w/rear bumper (in) 219.3 198.8
Side Door Opening Height (in) NA NA
Ground Clearance, Rear (in) 8.4 8.4
Height, Overall (in) 73.6 74.8
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in) 36.1 NA
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³) 45.7 NA
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in) 49.2 59.8
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Console (in) NA - TBD -
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) 40.5 41.5
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in) 69.6 49.8
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³) 90.0 - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 4 (in) NA NA
Cargo Volume to Seat 4 (ft³) NA NA
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) 49.1 49.1
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in) 104.6 84.2
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³) 131.6 104.6
Brakes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 12.0 x 1.1 12.0 x 1.1
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) 12.9 x 1.2 12.9 x 1.2
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) 31 26
Fuel Tank Location - TBD - Inboard LH Frame Rail
Steering
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 43.0 38.3
Steering Type Pwr Pwr Recirculating Ball
Steering Ratio (:1), At Lock 15.8 14.1
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), On Center 15.8 14.1
Tires
Rear Tire Size P265/70R17 P265/70R16
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Spare - TBD - - TBD -
Front Tire Capacity (lbs) 2134 2184
Rear Tire Order Code QJP QMJ
Spare Tire Capacity (lbs) 2134 - TBD -
Front Tire Size P265/70R17 P265/70R16
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Rear - TBD - 678
Spare Tire Size P265/70R17 - TBD -
Front Tire Order Code QJP QMJ
Rear Tire Capacity (lbs) 2134 2184
Spare Tire Order Code QJP - TBD -
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Front - TBD - 678
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 1000 855
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) 7400 5700
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) N/A N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 600 600
Weight Information
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Rear (lbs) 4000 3750
Curb Weight - Rear (lbs) 2423 2282
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Front (lbs) 3150 3200
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 13,000 11000
Curb Weight - Front (lbs) 2677 2565
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap (lbs) 7000 6500
Wheels
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in) 17 x 7.0 16 x 7.0
Front Wheel Material Aluminum Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 17 x 7.0 16 x 7.0
Spare Wheel Size (in) 16 x - TBD - 16 x - TBD -
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 16.8 16.8
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 600 600
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 160 160
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (2nd) NA NA
Maximum Alternator Watts NA - TBD -
Engine
Displacement 5.3L/327 4.8L/293
Engine Oil Cooler Yes Yes
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 295 @ 5200 285 @ 5200
Engine Type Gas V8 Gas V8
Fuel System SFI SFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 335 @ 4000 295 @ 4000
Engine Order Code L59 LR4
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 19 20
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 15 16
Transmission
Clutch Size (in) NA NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00 1.00
Trans Type 4 4
Trans PTO Access NA NA
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High NA NA
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.29 2.29
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.63 1.63
Trans Order Code M30 M30
Transfer Case Power Take Off NA NA
Trans Power Take Off NA NA
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.70 0.70
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD Automatic w/OD
Transfer Case Model NA NA
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.06 3.06
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low NA NA
Summary
Body Style 4 Door 1500 4 Door
Vehicle Name Chevrolet Suburban Chevrolet Tahoe
Body Code ZW9 E52
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) NA 1.10
Axle Ratio (:1) - Front NA NA
Spring Capacity - Rear (lbs) 4000 3750
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 46 46
Axle Type - Rear Semi-floating Semi-floating
Suspension Type - Front Torsion Bar Torsion Bar
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 1.18 1.26
Axle Capacity - Rear (lbs) 4000 4000
Spring Capacity - Front (lbs) 3150 3200
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear 3.42 3.23
Axle Type - Front Independent Independent
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 46 46
Axle Capacity - Front (lbs) 3400 3400
Suspension Type - Rear Multi-Link Coil Coil
Frame
Frame Type Ladder Ladder
Doors
Side Door Type NA NA
 
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