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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 119.0" WB Work Truck
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
Reg Cab 119.0" WB Work Truck 16 22 $16,461 $18,190
Reg Cab 119.0" WB 16 22 $19,557 $21,610
Reg Cab 119.0" WB SLE 16 21 $22,715 $25,960
Reg Cab 133.0" WB Work Truck 16 22 $16,552 $18,290
Reg Cab 133.0" WB 16 22 $19,828 $21,910
Reg Cab 133.0" WB SLE 16 21 $22,977 $26,260
Ext Cab 143.5" WB Work Truck 16 21 $21,822 $24,940
Ext Cab 143.5" WB 16 21 $23,979 $27,405
Ext Cab 143.5" WB SLE 16 21 $25,090 $28,675
Ext Cab 143.5" WB SLT 16 20 $29,290 $33,475
Ext Cab 157.5" WB Work Truck 16 20 $23,310 $26,640
Ext Cab 157.5" WB 16 20 $24,854 $28,405
Ext Cab 157.5" WB SLE 16 20 $26,140 $29,875
Ext Cab 157.5" WB SLT 16 20 $29,548 $33,770
Crew Cab 143.5" WB SLE 16 20 $27,120 $30,995
Crew Cab 143.5" WB SLT 16 20 $30,677 $35,060
Reg Cab 119.0" WB 4WD Work Truck 15 20 $21,172 $23,395
Reg Cab 119.0" WB 4WD 16 19 $24,267 $26,815
Reg Cab 119.0" WB 4WD SLE 16 19 $25,790 $29,475
Reg Cab 133.0" WB 4WD Work Truck 15 20 $21,262 $23,495
Reg Cab 133.0" WB 4WD 16 19 $24,539 $27,115
Reg Cab 133.0" WB 4WD SLE 16 19 $26,053 $29,775
Ext Cab 143.5" WB 4WD Work Truck 16 19 $24,946 $28,510
Ext Cab 143.5" WB 4WD 16 19 $26,490 $30,275
Ext Cab 143.5" WB 4WD SLE 16 19 $28,035 $32,040
Ext Cab 143.5" WB 4WD SLT 15 19 $32,230 $36,835
Ext Cab 157.5" WB 4WD Work Truck 15 19 $25,996 $29,710
Ext Cab 157.5" WB 4WD 15 19 $27,540 $31,475
Ext Cab 157.5" WB 4WD SLE 15 19 $29,085 $33,240
Ext Cab 157.5" WB 4WD SLT 15 19 $32,493 $37,135
Crew Cab 143.5" WB 4WD SLE 15 19 $30,051 $34,345
Crew Cab 143.5" WB 4WD SLT 15 19 $33,608 $38,410
Pricing
Invoice Price
$17,949
$16,461
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$20,475
$18,190
Monthly Payment Estimate
$341 / month
$303 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 15 mpg 16 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 20 mpg 22 mpg
Interior Dimensions
Front Leg Room (in) 41.3 41.3
Front Hip Room (in) 65.4 63.9
Front Head Room (in) 40.9 41.0
Passenger Capacity 3 3
Front Shoulder Room (in) 66.5 61.4
Exterior Dimensions
Ground Clearance, Front (in) - TBD - 10.6
Cab to Axle (in) - TBD - 41.9
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 78.9 78.5
Ground to Top of Load Floor (in) 33.1 31.6
Overhang, Front (in) 36.9 36.9
Frame Width, Rear (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Front Bumper to Back of Cab (in) - TBD - 114.0
Length, Overall w/o rear bumper (in) 211.2 205.7
Ground Clearance, Rear (in) - TBD - 13.6
Cab to End of Frame (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Height, Overall (in) 73.5 71.2
Ground to Top of Frame (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Overhang, Rear w/o bumper (in) 48.4 47.3
Wheelbase (in) 126.0 119.0
Cargo Area Dimensions
Tailgate Width (in) 65.2 64.8
Cargo Box Length @ Floor (in) 78.8 78.7
Ext'd Cab Cargo Volume (ft³) NA NA
Cargo Box Width @ Floor (in) 60.3 64.8
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) 22.3 19.5
Cargo Volume (ft³) 65.5 59.0
Cargo Box Width @ Top, Rear (in) 62.4 64.8
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) 50.0 50.0
Brakes
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 13.7 x 0.47 12.8 x 0.78
Brake ABS System 4-wheel Four-Wheel
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 13.0 x 0.55 12.0 x 1.10
Brake Type Power Pwr
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Brake ABS System (Second Line) NA NA
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 26 26
Fuel Tank Location Midship LH
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) NA NA
Aux Fuel Tank Location NA NA
Steering
Steering Ratio (:1), At Lock NA - TBD -
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), On Center 20.0 - TBD -
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 41.8 40.1
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr
Tires
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Rear - TBD - - TBD -
Spare Tire Size P235/70R17 P245/70R17
Front Tire Order Code T72 QPR
Rear Tire Capacity (lbs) 1953 - TBD -
Spare Tire Order Code T72 QPR
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Front - TBD - - TBD -
Rear Tire Size P235/70R17 P245/70R17
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Spare - TBD - - TBD -
Front Tire Capacity (lbs) 1953 - TBD -
Rear Tire Order Code T72 QPR
Spare Tire Capacity (lbs) 1953 - TBD -
Front Tire Size P235/70R17 P245/70R17
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA 3900
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 240 585
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA 585
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 2400 3900
Weight Information
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Front (lbs) 3400 2950
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 7200 8500
Curb Weight - Front (lbs) 2565 2431
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap (lbs) 6500 6100
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Rear (lbs) 3400 3750
Curb Weight - Rear (lbs) 2050 1794
Wheels
Front Wheel Material Steel Steel
Spare Wheel Material Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 17 x 7.5 17 x 7
Spare Wheel Size (in) 17 x 7.5 17 x 7
Rear Wheel Material Steel Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 17 x 7.5 17 x 7
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 19.7 12.9
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (2nd) NA NA
Maximum Alternator Watts 1950 NA
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 540 600
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 130 145
Engine
Engine Type Gas V6 Gas V6
Fuel System EFI MFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 260 @ 3750 260 @ 2800
Engine Order Code 992 LU3
Displacement 4.2L/256 4.3L/262
Engine Oil Cooler NA NA
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 202 @ 4350 195 @ 4600
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 15 16
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 20 22
Transmission
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 4.02
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low NA NA
Clutch Size (in) 11.4 - TBD -
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.49 1.40
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 3.55
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.25 2.32
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Trans Order Code 44M MG5
Summary
Vehicle Name Ford F-150 GMC Sierra 1500
Body Code 126" WB E63
Body Style Reg Cab 6.5' Styleside Reg Cab 6.5' Wideside
Suspension
Spring Capacity - Front (lbs) 3150 3476
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear 3.31 3.23
Axle Type - Front Double Wishbone Independent
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 32 35
Axle Capacity - Front (lbs) 4150 3150
Suspension Type - Rear Leaf Spring 2-Stage Multi-Leaf
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) NA - TBD -
Axle Ratio (:1) - Front NA NA
Spring Capacity - Rear (lbs) 3850 3686
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 36 35
Axle Type - Rear Semi-Floating Semi-Floating
Suspension Type - Front Coil Spring Coil Spring
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 1.34 1.42
Axle Capacity - Rear (lbs) 3800 3750
Frame
Frame Type Ladder Ladder
 
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