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Selected Style 2WD Reg Cab 137" XL
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Trim

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2WD Reg Cab 137" XL N/A N/A $27,189 $29,065
2WD Reg Cab 137" XLT N/A N/A $30,496 $32,740
2WD SuperCab 142" XL N/A N/A $29,101 $31,190
2WD SuperCab 142" XLT N/A N/A $32,846 $35,350
2WD SuperCab 142" Lariat N/A N/A $36,917 $39,875
2WD SuperCab 158" XL N/A N/A $29,277 $31,385
2WD SuperCab 158" XLT N/A N/A $33,011 $35,535
2WD SuperCab 158" Lariat N/A N/A $37,097 $40,075
2WD Crew Cab 156" XL N/A N/A $30,326 $32,550
2WD Crew Cab 156" XLT N/A N/A $34,870 $37,600
2WD Crew Cab 156" Lariat N/A N/A $39,208 $42,420
2WD Crew Cab 156" King Ranch N/A N/A $43,497 $47,185
2WD Crew Cab 172" XL N/A N/A $30,500 $32,745
2WD Crew Cab 172" XLT N/A N/A $35,037 $37,785
2WD Crew Cab 172" Lariat N/A N/A $39,379 $42,610
2WD Crew Cab 172" King Ranch N/A N/A $43,667 $47,375
4WD Reg Cab 137" XL N/A N/A $29,866 $32,040
4WD Reg Cab 137" XLT N/A N/A $33,223 $35,770
4WD SuperCab 142" XL N/A N/A $31,783 $34,170
4WD SuperCab 142" XLT N/A N/A $35,774 $38,605
4WD SuperCab 142" Lariat N/A N/A $39,743 $43,015
4WD SuperCab 158" XL N/A N/A $31,954 $34,360
4WD SuperCab 158" XLT N/A N/A $35,954 $38,805
4WD SuperCab 158" Lariat N/A N/A $39,914 $43,205
4WD Crew Cab 156" XL N/A N/A $33,003 $35,525
4WD Crew Cab 156" XLT N/A N/A $37,804 $40,860
4WD Crew Cab 156" Lariat N/A N/A $42,039 $45,565
4WD Crew Cab 156" King Ranch N/A N/A $46,327 $50,330
4WD Crew Cab 172" XL N/A N/A $33,178 $35,720
4WD Crew Cab 172" XLT N/A N/A $37,984 $41,060
4WD Crew Cab 172" Lariat N/A N/A $42,214 $45,760
4WD Crew Cab 172" King Ranch N/A N/A $46,503 $50,525
2WD Reg Cab 133.7" Work Truck
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2WD Reg Cab 133.7" Work Truck N/A N/A $27,354 $29,100
2WD Reg Cab 133.7" LT N/A N/A $29,950 $32,205
2WD Ext Cab 144.2" Work Truck N/A N/A $29,168 $31,030
2WD Ext Cab 144.2" LT N/A N/A $32,229 $34,655
2WD Ext Cab 144.2" LTZ N/A N/A $37,130 $39,925
2WD Ext Cab 158.2" Work Truck N/A N/A $29,351 $31,225
2WD Ext Cab 158.2" LT N/A N/A $32,410 $34,850
2WD Ext Cab 158.2" LTZ N/A N/A $37,311 $40,120
2WD Crew Cab 153.7" Work Truck N/A N/A $31,052 $33,035
2WD Crew Cab 153.7" LT N/A N/A $33,991 $36,550
2WD Crew Cab 153.7" LTZ N/A N/A $39,427 $42,395
2WD Crew Cab 167.7" Work Truck N/A N/A $31,236 $33,230
2WD Crew Cab 167.7" LT N/A N/A $34,172 $36,745
2WD Crew Cab 167.7" LTZ N/A N/A $39,608 $42,590
4WD Reg Cab 133.7" Work Truck N/A N/A $30,131 $32,055
4WD Reg Cab 133.7" LT N/A N/A $32,880 $35,355
4WD Ext Cab 144.2" Work Truck N/A N/A $31,945 $33,985
4WD Ext Cab 144.2" LT N/A N/A $35,293 $37,950
4WD Ext Cab 144.2" LTZ N/A N/A $40,059 $43,075
4WD Ext Cab 158.2" Work Truck N/A N/A $32,129 $34,180
4WD Ext Cab 158.2" LT N/A N/A $35,474 $38,145
4WD Ext Cab 158.2" LTZ N/A N/A $40,241 $43,270
4WD Crew Cab 153.7" Work Truck N/A N/A $33,830 $35,990
4WD Crew Cab 153.7" LT N/A N/A $37,055 $39,845
4WD Crew Cab 153.7" LTZ N/A N/A $42,356 $45,545
4WD Crew Cab 167.7" Work Truck N/A N/A $34,013 $36,185
4WD Crew Cab 167.7" LT N/A N/A $37,237 $40,040
4WD Crew Cab 167.7" LTZ N/A N/A $42,538 $45,740
Pricing
Invoice Price
$27,189
$27,354
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$29,065
$29,100
Monthly Payment Estimate
$484 / month
$485 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City N/A mpg N/A mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway N/A mpg N/A mpg
Interior Dimensions
Front Hip Room (in) 67.6 60.3
Passenger Capacity 3 3
Front Head Room (in) 40.7 41.3
Front Shoulder Room (in) 68.0 65.2
Front Leg Room (in) 41.1 41.3
Exterior Dimensions
Ground to Top of Load Floor (in) 35.2 38.7
Overhang, Front (in) 38.1 38.8
Frame Width, Rear (in) 37.6 - TBD -
Front Bumper to Back of Cab (in) 118.9 116.5
Length, Overall w/o rear bumper (in) 227.6 225.0
Ground Clearance, Rear (in) 8.5 9.1
Cab to End of Frame (in) 96.7 - TBD -
Height, Overall (in) 76.6 77.6
Ground to Top of Frame (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Overhang, Rear w/o bumper (in) 52.4 52.6
Wheelbase (in) 137.0 133.7
Ground Clearance, Front (in) - TBD - 9.8
Cab to Axle (in) 56.3 56.0
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 79.9 80.0
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Box Length @ Floor (in) 98.0 97.8
Ext'd Cab Cargo Volume (ft³) NA NA
Cargo Box Width @ Floor (in) 69.3 62.5
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) 20.0 21.0
Cargo Volume (ft³) 77.3 75.5
Cargo Box Width @ Top, Rear (in) 63.5 - TBD -
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) 50.9 50.6
Tailgate Width (in) 60.6 61.6
Brakes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 13.4 x 0.3 14.17 x 1.34
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) 13.7 x 0.5 13.8 x 1.57
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 Midship - TBD -
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) NA NA
Aux Fuel Tank Location NA NA
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 35.0 36
Steering
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) 49.6 - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), On Center 20.5 24
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 47.7 44.9
Steering Type Pwr Pwr
Steering Ratio (:1), At Lock - TBD - - TBD -
Tires
Rear Tire Capacity (lbs) 3195 3195
Spare Tire Order Code TBK NA
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Front 660 - TBD -
Rear Tire Size LT245/75R17E LT245/75R17
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Spare 660 - TBD -
Front Tire Capacity (lbs) 3195 2580
Rear Tire Order Code TBK QHQ
Spare Tire Capacity (lbs) 3195 - TBD -
Front Tire Size LT245/75R17E LT245/75R17
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Rear 660 - TBD -
Spare Tire Size LT245/75R17E NA
Front Tire Order Code TBK QHQ
Trailering
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 3200 2550
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 5000 5000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 12500 10200
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 12800 10200
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 500 500
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 1875 1530
Maximum Trailering Capacity (lbs) - 13000
Weight Information
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap (lbs) 10000 9300
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Rear (lbs) 6200 6200
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 19000 16000
Curb Weight - Rear (lbs) 2540 2431
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Front (lbs) 3950 4400
Curb Weight - Front (lbs) 3346 3165
Wheels
Spare Wheel Material - TBD - Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 17 x 7.5 17 x - TBD -
Spare Wheel Size (in) 17 x 7.5 17 x 7.5
Rear Wheel Material Steel Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 17 x 7.5 17 x - TBD -
Front Wheel Material Steel Steel
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 21.0 - TBD -
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Watts 2100 NA
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (2nd) NA NA
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 157 125
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 650 600
Engine
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 385 @ 5500 360 @ 5400
Engine Type Gas/Ethanol V8 Gas V8
Fuel System Electronic Fuel Injection Electronic Fuel Injection
Engine Oil Cooler Yes Yes
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 405 @ 4500 380 @ 4200
Engine Order Code 996 L96
Displacement 6.2L/379 6.0L/366
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) NA NA
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG) NA NA
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) NA NA
Transmission
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High NA NA
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.12 3.06
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.31 2.36
Trans Order Code 44P MYD
Transfer Case Power Take Off NA NA
Trans Power Take Off NA NA
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.14 1.15
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/manual shift HD Automatic
Transfer Case Model NA NA
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.67 0.67
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.97 4.03
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low NA NA
Clutch Size (in) NA NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.51 1.53
Trans Type 6 6
Trans PTO Access NA NA
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.85 0.85
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Summary
Body Style Regular Cab Pickup Reg Cab 8' Fleetside
Vehicle Name Ford Super Duty F-250 SRW Chevrolet Silverado 2500HD
Body Code 137" WB E63
Suspension
Axle Type - Front Ford Twin-I-Beam Independent
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 35 35
Axle Capacity - Front (lbs) 5250 4400
Suspension Type - Rear 2-Stage Leaf Multi-Leaf
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) NA NA
Axle Ratio (:1) - Front NA NA
Spring Capacity - Rear (lbs) 6100 6200
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 35 35
Axle Type - Rear Full-Floating Semi Floating
Suspension Type - Front Coil Independent
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 1.30 1.31
Axle Capacity - Rear (lbs) 6200 6200
Spring Capacity - Front (lbs) 3950 4400
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear 3.73 3.73
Frame
Frame Type Ladder Hydroformed
Emissions
Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year NA - TBD -
Crash Test Ratings
Overall Rating - -
Overall Frontal Barrier Crash Rating - -
Frontal Barrier Crash Rating Driver - -
Frontal Barrier Crash Rating Passenger - -
Overall Side Crash Rating - -
Side Barrier Rating - -
Side Barrier Rating Driver - -
Side Barrier Rating Passenger Rear Seat - -
Side Pole Rating Driver Front Seat - -
Combined Side Rating Front Seat - -
Combined Side Rating Rear Seat - -
Rollover Rating
 
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