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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
Reg Cab 126" XL 15 20 $17,949 $20,475
Reg Cab 126" STX 15 20 $18,663 $21,315
Reg Cab 126" XLT 15 20 $20,609 $23,605
Reg Cab 145" XL 15 20 $18,207 $20,780
Reg Cab 145" XLT 15 20 $20,864 $23,905
Reg Cab 126" 4WD XL 14 18 $22,433 $25,750
Reg Cab 126" 4WD STX 14 18 $23,125 $26,565
Reg Cab 126" 4WD XLT 14 18 $25,072 $28,855
Reg Cab 126" 4WD FX4 14 18 $26,984 $31,105
Reg Cab 145" 4WD XL 14 18 $22,692 $26,055
Reg Cab 145" 4WD XLT 14 18 $25,331 $29,160
Reg Cab Flareside 126" STX 15 20 $20,333 $23,280
Reg Cab Flareside 126" XLT 15 20 $22,276 $25,565
Reg Cab Flareside 126" 4WD STX 14 18 $23,852 $27,420
Reg Cab Flareside 126" 4WD XLT 14 18 $25,799 $29,710
Reg Cab Flareside 126" 4WD FX4 14 18 $27,711 $31,960
Supercab 133" STX 15 19 $22,272 $25,560
Supercab 133" XLT 15 19 $24,383 $28,045
Supercab 133" Lariat 14 19 $26,678 $30,745
Supercab 145" XL 15 19 $21,973 $25,210
Supercab 145" STX 15 19 $22,531 $25,865
Supercab 145" XLT 15 19 $24,643 $28,350
Supercab 145" Lariat 14 19 $26,938 $31,050
Supercab 163" XL 14 19 $22,228 $25,510
Supercab 163" XLT 14 19 $24,902 $28,655
Supercab 133" 4WD STX 14 18 $24,952 $28,715
Supercab 133" 4WD XLT 14 18 $26,963 $31,080
Supercab 133" 4WD FX4 14 18 $28,872 $33,325
Supercab 133" 4WD Lariat 14 18 $29,512 $34,080
Supercab 145" 4WD XL 14 18 $24,652 $28,360
Supercab 145" 4WD STX 14 18 $25,213 $29,020
Supercab 145" 4WD XLT 14 18 $27,239 $31,405
Supercab 145" 4WD FX4 14 18 $29,130 $33,630
Supercab 145" 4WD Lariat 14 18 $29,773 $34,385
Supercab 163" 4WD XL 14 18 $24,910 $28,665
Supercab 163" 4WD XLT 14 18 $27,478 $31,685
Supercab Flareside 145" STX 15 19 $23,258 $26,720
Supercab Flareside 145" XLT 15 19 $25,370 $29,205
Supercab Flareside 145" 4WD STX 14 18 $25,938 $29,875
Supercab Flareside 145" 4WD XLT 14 18 $27,945 $32,235
Supercab Flareside 145" 4WD FX4 14 18 $29,858 $34,485
SuperCrew 139" XLT 15 19 $26,364 $30,375
SuperCrew 139" Lariat 14 19 $28,969 $33,440
SuperCrew 139" King Ranch 14 19 $31,647 $36,590
SuperCrew 139" 4WD XLT 14 18 $29,071 $33,560
SuperCrew 139" 4WD FX4 14 18 $30,852 $35,655
SuperCrew 139" 4WD Lariat 14 18 $31,944 $36,940
SuperCrew 139" 4WD King Ranch 14 18 $34,622 $40,090
Reg Cab 111.2" WB Z85
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
Reg Cab 111.2" WB Z85 21 27 $14,264 $15,095
Reg Cab 111.2" WB LS Z85 21 27 $15,308 $16,915
Reg Cab 111.2" WB Z71 21 27 $16,584 $17,550
Reg Cab 111.2" WB LS Z71 21 27 $17,032 $18,820
Reg Cab 111.2" WB ZQ8 21 27 $16,310 $17,260
Reg Cab 111.2" WB LS ZQ8 21 27 $17,004 $18,790
Ext Cab 125.9" WB Z85 21 27 $15,783 $17,440
Ext Cab 125.9" WB LS Z85 21 27 $18,131 $20,035
Ext Cab 125.9" WB Z71 21 27 $18,004 $19,895
Ext Cab 125.9" WB LS Z71 21 27 $19,430 $21,470
Ext Cab 125.9" WB ZQ8 21 27 $17,742 $19,605
Ext Cab 125.9" WB LS ZQ8 21 27 $19,403 $21,440
Crew Cab 126.0" WB 1SB LS Z85 21 26 $19,371 $21,405
Crew Cab 126.0" WB 1SC LS Z85 21 26 $20,100 $22,210
Crew Cab 126.0" WB 1SE LS Z71 18 23 $22,258 $24,595
Crew Cab 126.0" WB 1SF LS Z71 18 23 $23,434 $25,895
Crew Cab 126.0" WB 1SH LS ZQ8 18 23 $22,231 $24,565
Crew Cab 126.0" WB 1SJ LS ZQ8 18 23 $22,959 $25,370
Reg Cab 111.2" WB 4WD Z85 19 23 $17,572 $18,595
Reg Cab 111.2" WB 4WD LS Z85 19 23 $17,733 $19,595
Reg Cab 111.2" WB 4WD Z71 19 23 $19,093 $20,205
Reg Cab 111.2" WB 4WD LS Z71 19 23 $19,434 $21,475
Ext Cab 125.9" WB 4WD Z85 19 23 $18,950 $20,940
Ext Cab 125.9" WB 4WD LS Z85 19 23 $20,557 $22,715
Ext Cab 125.9" WB 4WD Z71 19 23 $20,407 $22,550
Ext Cab 125.9" WB 4WD LS Z71 19 23 $21,833 $24,125
Crew Cab 126.0" WB 4WD 1SB LS Z85 19 23 $21,796 $24,085
Crew Cab 126.0" WB 4WD 1SC LS Z85 19 23 $22,502 $24,865
Crew Cab 126.0" WB 4WD 1SE LS Z71 17 22 $24,661 $27,250
Crew Cab 126.0" WB 4WD 1SF LS Z71 17 22 $25,837 $28,550
Reg Chassis Cab 1SK Z71 21 27 $14,978 $15,850
Reg Chassis Cab 1SL Z71 21 27 $15,658 $16,570
Pricing
Invoice Price
$17,949
$14,264
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$20,475
$15,095
Monthly Payment Estimate
$341 / month
$252 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 15 mpg 21 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 20 mpg 27 mpg
Interior Dimensions
Passenger Capacity 3 3
Front Head Room (in) 40.9 39.6
Front Shoulder Room (in) 66.5 - TBD -
Front Leg Room (in) 41.3 42.2
Front Hip Room (in) 65.4 53.3
Exterior Dimensions
Ground Clearance, Rear (in) - TBD - 7.3
Cab to End of Frame (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Height, Overall (in) 73.5 64.9
Ground to Top of Frame (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Overhang, Rear w/o bumper (in) 48.4 - TBD -
Wheelbase (in) 126.0 111.3
Ground Clearance, Front (in) - TBD - 7.3
Cab to Axle (in) - TBD - 34.2
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 78.9 67.6
Ground to Top of Load Floor (in) 33.1 26.9
Overhang, Front (in) 36.9 33.9
Frame Width, Rear (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Front Bumper to Back of Cab (in) - TBD - 110.9
Length, Overall w/o rear bumper (in) 211.2 192.4
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) 22.3 18.6
Cargo Volume (ft³) 65.5 44
Cargo Box Width @ Top, Rear (in) 62.4 NA
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) 50.0 42.6
Tailgate Width (in) 65.2 52.4
Cargo Box Length @ Floor (in) 78.8 72.8
Ext'd Cab Cargo Volume (ft³) NA - TBD -
Cargo Box Width @ Floor (in) 60.3 57.2
Brakes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA 11.6 x 1.8
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 13.0 x 0.55 11 x 1.1
Brake Type Power Pwr
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA Yes
Brake ABS System (Second Line) NA NA
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes NA
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 13.7 x 0.47 NA
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) 26 19.6
Fuel Tank Location Midship - TBD -
Steering
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 41.8 39.4
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr
Steering Ratio (:1), At Lock NA 3.31
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), On Center 20.0 17.4
Tires
Rear Tire Size P235/70R17 P205/75R15
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Spare - TBD - - TBD -
Front Tire Capacity (lbs) 1953 2904
Rear Tire Order Code T72 QCE
Spare Tire Capacity (lbs) 1953 - TBD -
Front Tire Size P235/70R17 P205/75R15
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Rear - TBD - - TBD -
Spare Tire Size P235/70R17 Compact
Front Tire Order Code T72 QCE
Rear Tire Capacity (lbs) 1953 2904
Spare Tire Order Code T72 NA
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Front - TBD - - TBD -
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA 360
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 2400 4000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA 2400
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 240 600
Weight Information
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Rear (lbs) 3400 2900
Curb Weight - Rear (lbs) 2050 1352
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Front (lbs) 3400 2533
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 7200 5500
Curb Weight - Front (lbs) 2565 1761
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap (lbs) 6500 4850
Wheels
Rear Wheel Material Steel Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 17 x 7.5 15 x 6
Front Wheel Material Steel Steel
Spare Wheel Material Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 17 x 7.5 15 x 6
Spare Wheel Size (in) 17 x 7.5 Compact
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 19.7 - TBD -
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 540 690
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 130 100
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (2nd) NA NA
Maximum Alternator Watts 1950 NA
Engine
Displacement 4.2L/256 2.8L/169
Engine Oil Cooler NA NA
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 202 @ 4350 175 @ 5600
Engine Type Gas V6 Gas I4
Fuel System EFI MFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 260 @ 3750 185 @ 2800
Engine Order Code 992 LK5
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 20 27
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 15 21
Transmission
Clutch Size (in) 11.4 - TBD -
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.49 1.37
Trans Type 5 5
Trans PTO Access NA NA
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.80 0.73
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High NA NA
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.39 3.67
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.25 2.26
Trans Order Code 44M MA5
Transfer Case Power Take Off NA NA
Trans Power Take Off NA NA
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00 1.00
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD Manual w/OD
Transfer Case Model NA NA
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.90 3.75
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low NA NA
Summary
Body Style Reg Cab 6.5' Styleside Regular Cab
Vehicle Name Ford F-150 Chevrolet Colorado
Body Code 126" WB E63
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) NA - TBD -
Axle Ratio (:1) - Front NA NA
Spring Capacity - Rear (lbs) 3850 2900
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 36 30
Axle Type - Rear Semi-Floating Semi-Floating
Suspension Type - Front Coil Spring Coil Springs
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 1.34 1.10
Axle Capacity - Rear (lbs) 3800 2900
Spring Capacity - Front (lbs) 3150 2535
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear 3.31 3.42
Axle Type - Front Double Wishbone Independent Coil
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 32 30
Axle Capacity - Front (lbs) 4150 2533
Suspension Type - Rear Leaf Spring 2-Stage Multi-Leaf
Frame
Frame Type Ladder Ladder
 
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