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Selected Style E-150 XL
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
E-150 XL 14 17 $21,185 $24,150
E-150 XLT 14 17 $23,627 $26,990
E-350 Super XL N/A N/A $23,799 $27,190
E-350 Super XLT N/A N/A $26,211 $29,995
E-350 Super Ext XL N/A N/A $25,019 $28,610
E-350 Super Ext XLT N/A N/A $26,615 $30,465
E-150 Chateau 14 17 $25,347 $28,990
E-350 Super Chateau N/A N/A $27,759 $31,795
1500 135" WB RWD
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
1500 135" WB RWD 15 20 $21,923 $25,055
1500 135" WB AWD 13 17 $25,335 $28,955
2500 135" WB RWD 14 18 $24,110 $27,555
2500 155" WB RWD 14 18 $24,854 $28,405
3500 135" WB RWD N/A N/A $24,548 $28,059
3500 155" WB RWD N/A N/A $25,291 $28,909
Pricing
Invoice Price
$21,185
$21,923
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$24,150
$25,055
Monthly Payment Estimate
$403 / month
$418 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 14 mpg 15 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 17 mpg 20 mpg
Vehicle
Rear Door Type Panel Panel
Interior Dimensions
Third Head Room (in) 40.1 38.6
Front Hip Room (in) 65.6 65.5
Third Shoulder Room (in) 71.2 66.8
Second Leg Room (in) 36.9 34.8
Front Head Room (in) 42.5 40.2
Passenger Capacity 8 8
Second Hip Room (in) 66.5 66.0
Front Shoulder Room (in) 68.4 68.8
Third Leg Room (in) 41.4 37.6
Second Head Room (in) 40.2 38.5
Third Hip Room (in) 66.9 56.1
Second Shoulder Room (in) 70.5 68.9
Front Leg Room (in) 40.0 41.2
Exterior Dimensions
Step Up Height - Side (in) - TBD - 18.8
Rear Door Opening Width (in) 51.4 56.9
Ground to Top of Load Floor (in) 26.9 25.0
Length, Overall w/rear bumper (in) 211.9 224.1
Side Door Opening Height (in) 48.3 - TBD -
Ground Clearance, Rear (in) 7.0 7.2
Height, Overall (in) 80.9 81.6
Step Up Height - Front (in) - TBD - 17.9
Rear Door Opening Height (in) 48.3 48.9
Overhang, Rear w/bumper (in) 43.8 - TBD -
Wheelbase (in) 138.0 135
Ground Clearance, Front (in) 7.0 7.4
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 79.3 79.4
Side Door Opening Width (in) 47.1 NA
Overhang, Front (in) 30.1 - TBD -
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Volume to Seat 4 (ft³) - TBD - NA
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) 51.3 50.8
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in) 120.4 126.3
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³) - TBD - 204
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in) - TBD - 57.4
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³) - TBD - NA
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Console (in) - TBD - 155.9
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) 52.5 53.8
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in) - TBD - 89.4
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³) - TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 4 (in) - TBD - NA
Brakes
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) NA Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) NA 13 x 1.18
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 11.03 x 2.25 NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.72 x 0.38 12.0 x 1.14
Brake Type Pwr Pwr
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes NA
Brake ABS System (Second Line) NA NA
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 35.0 31
Fuel Tank Location Midship Mid Inboard Rail
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) NA NA
Aux Fuel Tank Location NA NA
Steering
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) 48.9 - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), On Center 17.0 17.3
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 46.7 48.6
Steering Type Pwr Pwr
Steering Ratio (:1), At Lock NA - TBD -
Tires
Front Tire Order Code T77 XEN
Rear Tire Capacity (lbs) 1984 2004
Spare Tire Order Code T77 XEN
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Front 719 - TBD -
Rear Tire Size P235/75R15XL P235/75R16
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Spare 719 - TBD -
Front Tire Capacity (lbs) 1984 1903
Rear Tire Order Code T77 XEN
Spare Tire Capacity (lbs) 1984 - TBD -
Front Tire Size P235/75R15XL P235/75R16
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Rear 719 - TBD -
Spare Tire Size P235/75R15XL P235/75R16
Trailering
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 470 400
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 1000 NA
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 4,700 4000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 10,000 NA
Weight Information
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 10,000 9500
Curb Weight - Front (lbs) 2753 2716
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap (lbs) 7000 7200
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Rear (lbs) 3800 4000
Curb Weight - Rear (lbs) 2292 2371
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Front (lbs) 3600 3600
Wheels
Spare Wheel Material Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6.0 16 x - TBD -
Spare Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6.0 16 x - TBD -
Rear Wheel Material Steel Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6.0 16 x - TBD -
Front Wheel Material Steel Steel
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 23.2 12.77
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (2nd) NA NA
Maximum Alternator Watts 1950 - TBD -
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 650 600
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 130 105
Engine
Fuel System EFI MFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 244 @ 2750 250 @ 2800
Engine Order Code 992 LU3
Displacement 4.2L/256 4.3L/262
Engine Oil Cooler Yes - TBD -
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 191 @ 4800 200 @ 4400
Engine Type Gas V6 Gas V6
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 17 20
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 14 15
Transmission
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.70 0.70
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD NA
Transfer Case Model NA NA
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 2.84 3.06
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low NA NA
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 Automatic w/OD
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High NA NA
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.33 2.29
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.55 1.63
Trans Order Code 44U M30
Transfer Case Power Take Off NA NA
Trans Power Take Off NA N/A
Summary
Vehicle Name Ford Econoline Wagon Chevrolet Express Passenger
Body Code 138.0" WB ZW9
Body Style Reg Passenger Van 1500 135" WB
Suspension
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear 3.55 3.42
Axle Type - Front Twin-I-Beam Independent
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 30 - TBD -
Axle Capacity - Front (lbs) 3600 3600
Suspension Type - Rear 2-Stage Multi-Leaf 2-Stage multi-leaf
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) NA NA
Axle Ratio (:1) - Front NA NA
Spring Capacity - Rear (lbs) 3830 4000
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 30 - TBD -
Axle Type - Rear Ford Semi-Floating Semi-Floating
Suspension Type - Front Coil Coil springs
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 1.00 1.30
Axle Capacity - Rear (lbs) 3800 4000
Spring Capacity - Front (lbs) 3600 3600
Frame
Frame Type 1 Channel Ladder Ladder-type
Doors
Side Door Type Hinged Swing-out
 
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