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Selected Style 2WD Reg Cab 143" WB 60" CA SLT
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2WD Reg Cab 143" WB 60" CA SLT N/A N/A $23,521 $25,830
2WD Reg Cab 143" WB 60" CA ST N/A N/A $23,521 $25,830
2WD Reg Cab 167" WB 84" CA SLT N/A N/A $23,692 $26,025
2WD Reg Cab 167" WB 84" CA ST N/A N/A $23,692 $26,025
2WD Quad Cab 163" WB 60" CA Laramie N/A N/A $25,928 $28,580
2WD Quad Cab 163" WB 60" CA SLT N/A N/A $25,928 $28,580
2WD Quad Cab 163" WB 60" CA ST N/A N/A $25,928 $28,580
4WD Reg Cab 143" WB 60" CA SLT N/A N/A $26,103 $28,780
4WD Reg Cab 143" WB 60" CA ST N/A N/A $26,103 $28,780
4WD Reg Cab 167" WB 84" CA SLT N/A N/A $26,278 $28,980
4WD Reg Cab 167" WB 84" CA ST N/A N/A $26,278 $28,980
4WD Quad Cab 163" WB 60" CA Laramie N/A N/A $28,500 $31,520
4WD Quad Cab 163" WB 60" CA SLT N/A N/A $28,500 $31,520
4WD Quad Cab 163" WB 60" CA ST N/A N/A $28,500 $31,520
2WD Reg Cab 140.5" ST N/A N/A $32,047 $35,985
2WD Reg Cab 140.5" SXT N/A N/A $32,047 $35,985
2WD Reg Cab 140.5" SLT N/A N/A $34,016 $38,235
2WD Quad Cab 140.5" ST N/A N/A $34,213 $38,380
2WD Quad Cab 140.5" SXT N/A N/A $34,213 $38,380
4WD Reg Cab 140.5" ST N/A N/A $34,797 $39,065
4WD Reg Cab 140.5" SXT N/A N/A $34,797 $39,065
2WD Quad Cab 160.5" ST N/A N/A $35,293 $39,615
2WD Quad Cab 160.5" SXT N/A N/A $35,293 $39,615
4WD Quad Cab 140.5" ST N/A N/A $36,694 $41,170
4WD Quad Cab 140.5" SXT N/A N/A $36,694 $41,170
4WD Reg Cab 140.5" SLT N/A N/A $36,884 $41,450
2WD Quad Cab 140.5" SLT N/A N/A $36,991 $41,555
2WD Quad Cab 160.5" SLT N/A N/A $37,699 $42,365
4WD Quad Cab 160.5" ST N/A N/A $37,823 $42,460
4WD Quad Cab 160.5" SXT N/A N/A $37,823 $42,460
4WD Quad Cab 140.5" SLT N/A N/A $39,555 $44,440
2WD Mega Cab 160.5" SLT N/A N/A $39,613 $44,455
2WD Mega Cab 160.5" SXT N/A N/A $39,613 $44,455
4WD Quad Cab 160.5" SLT N/A N/A $40,356 $45,355
2WD Quad Cab 160.5" Laramie N/A N/A $40,333 $45,375
2WD Quad Cab 140.5" Laramie N/A N/A $40,648 $45,735
4WD Mega Cab 160.5" SLT N/A N/A $42,342 $47,545
4WD Mega Cab 160.5" SXT N/A N/A $42,342 $47,545
4WD Quad Cab 140.5" Laramie N/A N/A $42,451 $47,750
2WD Mega Cab 160.5" Laramie N/A N/A $42,702 $47,985
4WD Quad Cab 160.5" Laramie N/A N/A $42,968 $48,340
4WD Mega Cab 160.5" Laramie N/A N/A $45,431 $51,075
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 $24,733 $26,595
4WD Reg Cab 133" Work Truck N/A N/A $27,662 $29,745
2WD Ext Cab 143.5" Work Truck N/A N/A $27,802 $29,895
2WD Ext Cab 157.5" Work Truck N/A N/A $27,844 $29,940
2WD Reg Cab 133" LT N/A N/A $27,955 $30,060
2WD Crew Cab 153" Work Truck N/A N/A $29,150 $31,345
2WD Crew Cab 167" Work Truck N/A N/A $29,192 $31,390
2WD Ext Cab 143.5" LT N/A N/A $30,415 $32,705
2WD Ext Cab 157.5" LT N/A N/A $30,457 $32,750
4WD Ext Cab 143.5" Work Truck N/A N/A $30,731 $33,045
4WD Ext Cab 157.5" Work Truck N/A N/A $30,773 $33,090
4WD Reg Cab 133" LT N/A N/A $30,885 $33,210
4WD Crew Cab 153" Work Truck N/A N/A $32,080 $34,495
4WD Crew Cab 167" Work Truck N/A N/A $32,122 $34,540
2WD Crew Cab 153" LT N/A N/A $32,377 $34,815
2WD Crew Cab 167" LT N/A N/A $32,419 $34,860
4WD Ext Cab 143.5" LT N/A N/A $33,345 $35,855
4WD Ext Cab 157.5" LT N/A N/A $33,387 $35,900
2WD Ext Cab 143.5" LTZ N/A N/A $35,237 $37,890
2WD Ext Cab 157.5" LTZ N/A N/A $35,279 $37,935
4WD Crew Cab 153" LT N/A N/A $35,302 $37,960
4WD Crew Cab 167" LT N/A N/A $35,344 $38,005
2WD Crew Cab 153" LTZ N/A N/A $37,116 $39,910
2WD Crew Cab 167" LTZ N/A N/A $37,158 $39,955
4WD Ext Cab 143.5" LTZ N/A N/A $38,167 $41,040
4WD Ext Cab 157.5" LTZ N/A N/A $38,209 $41,085
4WD Crew Cab 153" LTZ N/A N/A $40,045 $43,060
4WD Crew Cab 167" LTZ N/A N/A $40,087 $43,105
Pricing
Invoice Price
$23,521
$24,733
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$25,830
$26,595
Monthly Payment Estimate
$431 / month
$443 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City N/A mpg N/A mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway N/A mpg N/A mpg
Interior Dimensions
Passenger Capacity 3 3
Front Head Room (in) 40.8 41.4
Front Shoulder Room (in) 67.0 65.2
Front Leg Room (in) 41.0 41.3
Front Hip Room (in) 65.0 62.5
Exterior Dimensions
Frame Width, Rear (in) 33.8 - TBD -
Front Bumper to Back of Cab (in) 122.9 116.5
Length, Overall w/o rear bumper (in) 235.1 220.2
Ground Clearance, Rear (in) 7.6 11.3
Cab to End of Frame (in) 112.4 - TBD -
Height, Overall (in) 78.7 76.4
Ground to Top of Frame (in) 31.7 - TBD -
Overhang, Rear w/o bumper (in) 51.2 52.1
Wheelbase (in) 143.5 133.0
Ground Clearance, Front (in) 8.5 9.6
Cab to Axle (in) 60 55.9
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 79.5 79.9
Ground to Top of Load Floor (in) NA 36.9
Overhang, Front (in) 39.4 39.4
Brakes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 13.9 x 1.39 13.5 x 0.79
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 13.9 x 1.39 13.0 x 1.8
Brake Type Pwr Pwr
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Brake ABS System (Second Line) NA NA
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Location Inboard Frame Rails - TBD -
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) NA NA
Aux Fuel Tank Location NA NA
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 52 34
Steering
Steering Ratio (:1), On Center 12.5 24:1
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 44.9 45.3
Steering Type Pwr Pwr
Steering Ratio (:1), At Lock - TBD - - TBD -
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Tires
Spare Tire Order Code NA ZIZ
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Front 649 - TBD -
Rear Tire Size LT235/80R17E LT245/75R16E
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Spare NA - TBD -
Front Tire Capacity (lbs) 3085 2205
Rear Tire Order Code TPY QIZ
Spare Tire Capacity (lbs) NA - TBD -
Front Tire Size LT235/80R17E LT245/75R16E
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Rear 649 - TBD -
Spare Tire Size NA LT245/75R16
Front Tire Order Code TPY QIZ
Rear Tire Capacity (lbs) 3085 3042
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 500 500
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 1100 1575
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA 2625
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 5000 5000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 11000 10500
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA 10500
Maximum Trailering Capacity (lbs) - 13000
Weight Information
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap (lbs) 12500 9200
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Rear (lbs) 9350 6084
Curb Weight - Rear (lbs) 2196 2374
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Front (lbs) 5200 4200
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 17000 18500
Curb Weight - Front (lbs) 3295 2902
Wheels
Spare Wheel Size (in) 17 x 6.0 16 x - TBD -
Rear Wheel Material Steel Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 17 x 6.0 16 x 6.5
Front Wheel Material Steel Steel
Spare Wheel Material Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 17 x 6.0 16 x 6.5
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 16.2 15.7
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Watts NA NA
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 750 600
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 136 125
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (2nd) NA NA
Engine
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 375 @ 4200 380 @ 4200
Engine Order Code EZA LY6
Displacement 5.7L/343 6.0L/366
Engine Oil Cooler NA Yes
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 330 @ 5400 360 @ 5400
Engine Type Gas V8 Gas V8
Fuel System NA SFI
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) NA NA
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) NA NA
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG) - NA
Transmission
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) .74 0.67
First Gear Ratio (:1) 5.94 4.03
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low NA NA
Clutch Size (in) 11.4 NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.98 1.53
Trans Type 6 6
Trans PTO Access NA NA
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00 0.85
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High NA NA
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 5.42 3.06
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 3.28 2.36
Trans Order Code DEG MYD
Transfer Case Power Take Off NA NA
Trans Power Take Off NA NA
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.30 1.15
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD HD Automatic w/OD
Transfer Case Model NA NA
Summary
Body Code 143.5" WB E63
Body Style Reg Cab Reg Cab 8' Fleetside
Vehicle Name Dodge Ram 3500 Chevrolet Silverado 2500HD
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) NA 35
Axle Capacity - Front (lbs) 5200 4800
Suspension Type - Rear NA 2-Stage Multi-Leaf
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) NA NA
Axle Ratio (:1) - Front NA NA
Spring Capacity - Rear (lbs) NA 6084
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) NA 35
Axle Type - Rear NA Full Floating
Suspension Type - Front NA Independent
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) NA 1.42
Axle Capacity - Rear (lbs) 6200 6900
Spring Capacity - Front (lbs) NA 4500
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear 4.10 3.73
Axle Type - Front NA Independent
Frame
Frame Type Ladder Hydroformed
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) - 21.0
Cargo Volume (ft³) - 75.5
Cargo Box Width @ Top, Rear (in) - - TBD -
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) - 50.6
Tailgate Width (in) - 61.6
Cargo Box Length @ Floor (in) - 97.8
Ext'd Cab Cargo Volume (ft³) - NA
Cargo Box Width @ Floor (in) - 62.5
Emissions
EPA Greenhouse Gas Score - NA
 
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