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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
Reg Cab 126" XL 15 20 $17,473 $18,930
Reg Cab 145" XL 15 20 $17,736 $19,225
Reg Cab 126" STX 15 20 $19,095 $21,230
Reg Cab Flareside 126" STX 15 20 $20,752 $23,135
Reg Cab 126" XLT 15 20 $21,044 $23,470
Reg Cab 145" XLT 15 20 $21,301 $23,765
Reg Cab 126" 4WD XL 14 18 $22,003 $24,020
Supercab 145" XL 15 19 $22,083 $24,110
Reg Cab 145" 4WD XL 14 18 $22,265 $24,315
Supercab 163" XL 14 19 $22,345 $24,405
Reg Cab Flareside 126" XLT 16 20 $22,701 $25,375
Supercab 133" STX 15 19 $22,745 $25,425
Supercab 145" STX 15 19 $23,006 $25,725
Reg Cab 126" 4WD STX 14 18 $23,628 $26,440
Supercab Flareside 145" STX 15 19 $23,754 $26,585
Supercab 145" 4WD XL 14 18 $24,775 $27,135
Reg Cab Flareside 126" 4WD STX 14 18 $24,376 $27,300
Supercab 163" 4WD XL 14 18 $25,038 $27,430
Supercab 133" XLT 15 19 $24,863 $27,860
Supercab 145" XLT 15 19 $25,129 $28,165
Supercab 163" XLT 14 19 $25,385 $28,460
Supercab 133" 4WD STX 14 18 $25,438 $28,520
Reg Cab 126" 4WD XLT 14 18 $25,572 $28,675
Supercab 145" 4WD STX 14 18 $25,699 $28,820
Reg Cab 145" 4WD XLT 14 18 $25,833 $28,975
Supercab Flareside 145" XLT 15 19 $25,881 $29,030
Reg Cab Flareside 126" 4WD XLT 14 18 $26,325 $29,540
Supercab Flareside 145" 4WD STX 14 18 $26,446 $29,680
SuperCrew 139" XLT 15 19 $26,864 $30,160
SuperCrew 150" XLT 15 19 $27,125 $30,460
Supercab 133" Lariat 14 19 $27,138 $30,475
Supercab 145" Lariat 14 19 $27,399 $30,775
Supercab 133" 4WD XLT 14 18 $27,482 $30,870
Reg Cab 126" 4WD FX4 14 18 $27,721 $31,145
Supercab 145" 4WD XLT 14 18 $27,747 $31,175
SuperCrew Flareside 150" XLT 15 19 $27,848 $31,290
Supercab 163" 4WD XLT 14 18 $28,008 $31,475
Reg Cab Flareside 126" 4WD FX4 14 18 $28,469 $32,005
Supercab Flareside 145" 4WD XLT 14 18 $28,500 $32,040
SuperCrew 139" Lariat 14 19 $29,457 $33,140
SuperCrew 139" 4WD XLT 14 18 $29,618 $33,325
Supercab 133" 4WD FX4 14 18 $29,631 $33,340
SuperCrew 150" Lariat 14 19 $29,718 $33,440
SuperCrew 150" 4WD XLT 15 18 $29,879 $33,625
Supercab 145" 4WD FX4 14 18 $29,896 $33,645
Supercab 133" 4WD Lariat 14 18 $30,005 $33,770
Supercab 145" 4WD Lariat 14 18 $30,266 $34,070
SuperCrew Flareside 150" 4WD XLT 15 18 $30,601 $34,455
Supercab Flareside 145" 4WD FX4 14 18 $30,644 $34,505
Supercab 145" Harley-Davidson 14 19 $30,875 $34,770
SuperCrew 139" 4WD FX4 14 18 $31,627 $35,635
SuperCrew 150" 4WD FX4 14 18 $31,888 $35,935
SuperCrew 139" King Ranch 14 19 $32,210 $36,305
SuperCrew 139" 4WD Lariat 14 18 $32,459 $36,590
SuperCrew 150" King Ranch 14 19 $32,471 $36,605
SuperCrew Flareside 150" 4WD FX4 14 18 $32,611 $36,765
SuperCrew 150" 4WD Lariat 14 18 $32,720 $36,890
Supercab 145" 4WD Harley-Davidson 14 18 $33,933 $38,285
SuperCrew 139" 4WD King Ranch 14 18 $35,212 $39,755
SuperCrew 150" 4WD King Ranch 14 18 $35,473 $40,055
Ext Cab 143.5" WB
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
Ext Cab 143.5" WB 14 19 $30,130 $32,930
Pricing
Invoice Price
$17,473
$30,130
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$18,930
$32,930
Monthly Payment Estimate
$316 / month
$549 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 15 mpg 14 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 20 mpg 19 mpg
Interior Dimensions
Front Leg Room (in) 41.3 41.3
Front Hip Room (in) 65.4 61.4
Front Head Room (in) 40.9 41.0
Passenger Capacity 3 6
Front Shoulder Room (in) 66.5 65.2
Second Shoulder Room (in) - 66.3
Second Leg Room (in) - 33.7
Second Hip Room (in) - 61.5
Second Head Room (in) - 38.4
Exterior Dimensions
Ground Clearance, Front (in) - TBD - 8.0
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 32.9
Overhang, Front (in) 36.9 36.9
Frame Width, Rear (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Front Bumper to Back of Cab (in) - TBD - 138.5
Length, Overall w/o rear bumper (in) 211.2 227.7
Ground Clearance, Rear (in) - TBD - 8.3
Cab to End of Frame (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Height, Overall (in) 73.7 73.9
Ground to Top of Frame (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Overhang, Rear w/o bumper (in) 48.4 47.0
Wheelbase (in) 126.0 143.5
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) 50.0 50.0
Tailgate Width (in) 65.2 63.8
Cargo Box Length @ Floor (in) 78.8 78.6
Ext'd Cab Cargo Volume (ft³) NA - TBD -
Cargo Box Width @ Floor (in) 60.3 64.8
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) 22.3 19.5
Cargo Volume (ft³) 65.5 56.9
Cargo Box Width @ Top, Rear (in) 62.4 63.8
Brakes
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA Yes
Brake ABS System (Second Line) NA NA
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 13.7 x 0.47 NA
Brake ABS System 4-wheel Four-Wheel
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA - TBD -
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes NA
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 13.0 x 0.55 12 x 1.1
Brake Type Power Pwr
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 - TBD -
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr
Tires
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Rear - TBD - - TBD -
Spare Tire Size P235/70R17 P265/70R17
Front Tire Order Code T72 QSS
Rear Tire Capacity (lbs) 1953 - TBD -
Spare Tire Order Code T72 NA
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Front - TBD - - TBD -
Rear Tire Size P235/70R17 P275/55R20
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Spare - TBD - - TBD -
Front Tire Capacity (lbs) 1953 - TBD -
Rear Tire Order Code T72 QSS
Spare Tire Capacity (lbs) 1953 - TBD -
Front Tire Size P235/70R17 P275/55R20
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA 7500
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 240 600
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA 1125
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 2400 5000
Weight Information
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Front (lbs) 3400 3600
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 7200 13000
Curb Weight - Front (lbs) 2549 2654
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap (lbs) 6500 6200
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Rear (lbs) 3400 3600
Curb Weight - Rear (lbs) 1976 1844
Wheels
Front Wheel Material Steel Steel
Spare Wheel Material Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 17 x 7.5 20 x 8.5
Spare Wheel Size (in) 17 x 7.5 17 x 7
Rear Wheel Material Steel Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 17 x 7.5 20 x 8.5
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 19.7 16.8
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (2nd) NA NA
Maximum Alternator Watts 1650 NA
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 540 600
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 110 145
Engine
Engine Type Gas V6 Gas V8
Fuel System EFI SFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 260 @ 3750 380 @ 4000
Engine Order Code 992 LQ9
Displacement 4.2L/256 6.0L/394
Engine Oil Cooler NA Yes
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 202 @ 4350 345 @ 5200
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 15 14
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 20 19
Transmission
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.25 1.63
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Trans Order Code 44M M32
Transfer Case Power Take Off NA NA
Trans Power Take Off NA NA
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00 0.70
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD Automatic HD w/OD
Transfer Case Model NA NA
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.90 3.06
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low NA NA
Clutch Size (in) 11.4 NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.49 1.00
Trans Type 5 4
Trans PTO Access NA N/A
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.80 NA
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High NA NA
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.39 2.29
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Summary
Vehicle Name Ford F-150 Chevrolet Silverado SS
Body Code 126" WB E63
Body Style Reg Cab 6.5' Styleside Ext Cab 6.5' Wideside
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 1.34 - TBD -
Axle Capacity - Rear (lbs) 3800 4000
Spring Capacity - Front (lbs) 3150 3925
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear 3.31 3.73
Axle Type - Front Double Wishbone Independent
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 32 32
Axle Capacity - Front (lbs) 4150 3925
Suspension Type - Rear Leaf Spring 4-Stage Multi-Leaf
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) NA NA
Axle Ratio (:1) - Front NA NA
Spring Capacity - Rear (lbs) 3850 4000
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 36 32
Axle Type - Rear Semi-Floating Semi-Floating
Suspension Type - Front Coil Spring Torsion Bar
Frame
Frame Type Ladder Ladder
 
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