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Selected Style 2-Door Reg Cab 120.5" WB ST
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door Reg Cab 120.5" WB ST 16 21 $18,171 $20,455
2-Door Reg Cab 140.5" WB ST 16 21 $18,416 $20,740
2-Door Reg Cab 120.5" WB SLT 14 19 $20,923 $23,655
2-Door Reg Cab 140.5" WB SLT 14 19 $21,168 $23,940
4-Door Quad Cab 140.5" WB ST 16 21 $21,722 $24,525
2-Door Reg Cab 120.5" WB 4WD ST 14 18 $21,752 $24,560
2-Door Reg Cab 140.5" WB 4WD ST 14 18 $22,044 $24,900
4-Door Quad Cab 160.5" WB ST 14 19 $22,637 $25,590
2-Door Reg Cab 120.5" WB 4WD SLT 14 18 $23,915 $27,075
4-Door Quad Cab 140.5" WB SLT 14 19 $24,130 $27,325
2-Door Reg Cab 140.5" WB 4WD SLT 14 18 $24,207 $27,415
4-Door Quad Cab 160.5" WB SLT 14 19 $24,370 $27,605
4-Door Quad Cab 140.5" WB 4WD ST 14 18 $25,174 $28,510
4-Door Quad Cab 160.5" WB 4WD ST 14 18 $25,457 $28,840
4-Door Quad Cab 140.5" WB 4WD SLT 14 18 $26,795 $30,395
4-Door Quad Cab 160.5" WB 4WD SLT 14 18 $27,079 $30,725
Reg Cab 126" XL
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
Reg Cab 126" XL 15 20 $17,949 $20,475
Reg Cab 145" XL 15 20 $18,207 $20,780
Reg Cab 126" STX 15 20 $18,663 $21,315
Reg Cab Flareside 126" STX 15 20 $20,333 $23,280
Reg Cab 126" XLT 15 20 $20,609 $23,605
Reg Cab 145" XLT 15 20 $20,864 $23,905
Supercab 145" XL 15 19 $21,973 $25,210
Supercab 163" XL 14 19 $22,228 $25,510
Supercab 133" STX 15 19 $22,272 $25,560
Reg Cab Flareside 126" XLT 15 20 $22,276 $25,565
Reg Cab 126" 4WD XL 14 18 $22,433 $25,750
Supercab 145" STX 15 19 $22,531 $25,865
Reg Cab 145" 4WD XL 14 18 $22,692 $26,055
Reg Cab 126" 4WD STX 14 18 $23,125 $26,565
Supercab Flareside 145" STX 15 19 $23,258 $26,720
Reg Cab Flareside 126" 4WD STX 14 18 $23,852 $27,420
Supercab 133" XLT 15 19 $24,383 $28,045
Supercab 145" XLT 15 19 $24,643 $28,350
Supercab 145" 4WD XL 14 18 $24,652 $28,360
Supercab 163" XLT 14 19 $24,902 $28,655
Supercab 163" 4WD XL 14 18 $24,910 $28,665
Supercab 133" 4WD STX 14 18 $24,952 $28,715
Reg Cab 126" 4WD XLT 14 18 $25,072 $28,855
Supercab 145" 4WD STX 14 18 $25,213 $29,020
Reg Cab 145" 4WD XLT 14 18 $25,331 $29,160
Supercab Flareside 145" XLT 15 19 $25,370 $29,205
Reg Cab Flareside 126" 4WD XLT 14 18 $25,799 $29,710
Supercab Flareside 145" 4WD STX 14 18 $25,938 $29,875
SuperCrew 139" XLT 15 19 $26,364 $30,375
Supercab 133" Lariat 14 19 $26,678 $30,745
Supercab 145" Lariat 14 19 $26,938 $31,050
Supercab 133" 4WD XLT 14 18 $26,963 $31,080
Reg Cab 126" 4WD FX4 14 18 $26,984 $31,105
Supercab 145" 4WD XLT 14 18 $27,239 $31,405
Supercab 163" 4WD XLT 14 18 $27,478 $31,685
Reg Cab Flareside 126" 4WD FX4 14 18 $27,711 $31,960
Supercab Flareside 145" 4WD XLT 14 18 $27,945 $32,235
Supercab 133" 4WD FX4 14 18 $28,872 $33,325
SuperCrew 139" Lariat 14 19 $28,969 $33,440
SuperCrew 139" 4WD XLT 14 18 $29,071 $33,560
Supercab 145" 4WD FX4 14 18 $29,130 $33,630
Supercab 133" 4WD Lariat 14 18 $29,512 $34,080
Supercab 145" 4WD Lariat 14 18 $29,773 $34,385
Supercab Flareside 145" 4WD FX4 14 18 $29,858 $34,485
SuperCrew 139" 4WD FX4 14 18 $30,852 $35,655
SuperCrew 139" King Ranch 14 19 $31,647 $36,590
SuperCrew 139" 4WD Lariat 14 18 $31,944 $36,940
SuperCrew 139" 4WD King Ranch 14 18 $34,622 $40,090
Pricing
Invoice Price
$18,171
$17,949
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$20,455
$20,475
Monthly Payment Estimate
$341 / month
$341 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 16 mpg 15 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 21 mpg 20 mpg
Interior Dimensions
Front Head Room (in) 40.9 40.9
Passenger Capacity 3 3
Front Shoulder Room (in) 67.0 66.5
Front Leg Room (in) 41.0 41.3
Front Hip Room (in) 65.1 65.4
Exterior Dimensions
Ground Clearance, Rear (in) 7.4 - TBD -
Cab to End of Frame (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Height, Overall (in) 74.4 73.5
Ground to Top of Frame (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Overhang, Rear w/o bumper (in) - TBD - 48.4
Wheelbase (in) 120.5 126.0
Ground Clearance, Front (in) 7.7 - TBD -
Cab to Axle (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 79.5 78.9
Ground to Top of Load Floor (in) 34.0 33.1
Overhang, Front (in) 39.4 36.9
Frame Width, Rear (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Front Bumper to Back of Cab (in) 123.0 - TBD -
Length, Overall w/o rear bumper (in) 207.7 211.2
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) 20.2 22.3
Cargo Volume (ft³) 60.9 65.5
Cargo Box Width @ Top, Rear (in) - TBD - 62.4
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) 51.0 50.0
Tailgate Width (in) 60.6 65.2
Cargo Box Length @ Floor (in) 75.9 78.8
Ext'd Cab Cargo Volume (ft³) N/A - NA
Cargo Box Width @ Floor (in) 70.2 60.3
Brakes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 13.2 x 1.10 13.0 x 0.55
Brake Type Pwr Power
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) 13.8 x 0.87 13.7 x 0.47
Brake ABS System Rear 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 Inboard Frame Rails Midship
Steering
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 39.3 41.8
Steering Type Pwr rack & pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Steering Ratio (:1), At Lock - TBD - NA
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), On Center - TBD - 20.0
Tires
Rear Tire Size P245/70R17 P235/70R17
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Spare - TBD - - TBD -
Front Tire Capacity (lbs) - TBD - 1953
Rear Tire Order Code NA T72
Spare Tire Capacity (lbs) - TBD - 1953
Front Tire Size P245/70R17 P235/70R17
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Rear - TBD - - TBD -
Spare Tire Size P245/70R17 P235/70R17
Front Tire Order Code NA T72
Rear Tire Capacity (lbs) - TBD - 1953
Spare Tire Order Code NA T72
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Front - TBD - - TBD -
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 340 NA
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 3400 2400
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 3400 NA
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 340 240
Weight Information
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Rear (lbs) - TBD - 3400
Curb Weight - Rear (lbs) 2007 2050
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Front (lbs) - TBD - 3400
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 8000 7200
Curb Weight - Front (lbs) 2452 2565
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap (lbs) 6350 6500
Wheels
Rear Wheel Material Steel Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 17 x 7.0 17 x 7.5
Front Wheel Material Steel Steel
Spare Wheel Material Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 17 x 7.0 17 x 7.5
Spare Wheel Size (in) 17 x 7.0 17 x 7.5
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) - TBD - 19.7
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 600 540
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 136 130
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (2nd) NA NA
Maximum Alternator Watts - TBD - 1950
Engine
Displacement 3.7L/226 4.2L/256
Engine Oil Cooler NA NA
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 215 @ 5200 202 @ 4350
Engine Type Gas V6 Gas V6
Fuel System SMPI EFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 235 @ 4000 260 @ 3750
Engine Order Code EKG 992
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 21 20
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 16 15
Transmission
Clutch Size (in) - TBD - 11.4
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.67 1.49
Trans Type 6 5
Trans PTO Access NA NA
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00 0.80
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High NA NA
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.84 3.39
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.53 2.25
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Trans Order Code DEJ 44M
Transfer Case Power Take Off NA NA
Trans Power Take Off NA NA
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.23 1.00
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD Manual w/OD
Transfer Case Model NA NA
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.79 NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 4.23 3.90
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low NA NA
Summary
Body Style Reg Cab 6.3' Bed Reg Cab 6.5' Styleside
Vehicle Name Dodge Ram 1500 Ford F-150
Body Code 120.5" WB 126" WB
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) NA NA
Axle Ratio (:1) - Front N/A NA
Spring Capacity - Rear (lbs) - TBD - 3850
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - 36
Axle Type - Rear Semi-floating Semi-Floating
Suspension Type - Front Independent SLA Coil Spring
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD - 1.34
Axle Capacity - Rear (lbs) - TBD - 3800
Spring Capacity - Front (lbs) - TBD - 3150
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear 3.21 3.31
Axle Type - Front NA Double Wishbone
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - 32
Axle Capacity - Front (lbs) - TBD - 4150
Suspension Type - Rear Leaf spring Leaf Spring
Frame
Frame Type Ladder Ladder
 
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