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Selected Style Reg Cab 119.0" WB SL
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
Reg Cab 119.0" WB SL 16 19 $15,104 $16,690
Reg Cab 119.0" WB SLE 16 20 $19,463 $22,244
Reg Cab 133.0" WB SL 16 19 $15,375 $16,990
Reg Cab 133.0" WB SLE 16 20 $19,726 $22,544
Ext Cab 143.5" WB SL 16 20 $20,019 $22,879
Ext Cab 143.5" WB SLE 16 20 $22,154 $25,319
Ext Cab 157.5" WB SL 16 20 $20,281 $23,179
Ext Cab 157.5" WB SLE 16 20 $22,416 $25,619
Reg Cab 119.0" WB 4WD SL 15 18 $19,463 $21,507
Reg Cab 119.0" WB 4WD SLE 15 18 $22,099 $25,256
Reg Cab 133.0" WB 4WD SL 15 18 $19,735 $21,807
Reg Cab 133.0" WB 4WD SLE 15 18 $22,361 $25,556
Ext Cab 143.5" WB 4WD SL 15 18 $22,654 $25,891
Ext Cab 143.5" WB 4WD SLE 15 18 $24,789 $28,331
Ext Cab 143.5" WB AWD C3 11 14 $33,573 $38,370
Ext Cab 157.5" WB 4WD SL 15 18 $22,917 $26,191
Ext Cab 157.5" WB 4WD SLE 15 18 $25,052 $28,631
XE Reg Cab I4 Manual
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
Reg Cab I4 Manual XE 22 26 $11,050 $11,749
Reg Cab I4 Automatic XE 20 24 $12,038 $12,799
King Cab I4 Manual XE 22 26 $12,788 $13,749
King Cab I4 Automatic XE 20 24 $13,764 $14,799
King Cab V6 Manual XE Desert Runner 16 19 $14,880 $15,999
King Cab V6 Automatic XE Desert Runner 16 19 $15,857 $17,049
King Cab V6 Manual SE Desert Runner 16 19 $16,690 $18,149
King Cab V6 Automatic SE Desert Runner 16 19 $17,655 $19,199
King Cab V6 Manual DR SC SuperCharger 15 18 $18,437 $20,049
King Cab V6 Automatic DR SC SuperCharger 15 18 $19,403 $21,099
Crew Cab V6 Manual XE 16 19 $16,926 $18,199
Crew Cab V6 Automatic XE 16 19 $17,903 $19,249
Crew Cab V6 Manual SE 16 19 $18,713 $20,349
Crew Cab V6 Automatic SE 16 19 $19,678 $21,399
Crew Cab V6 Manual SE w/Leather 16 19 $20,184 $21,949
Crew Cab V6 Automatic SE w/Leather 16 19 $21,150 $22,999
Crew Cab V6 Manual SC SuperCharger 15 18 $19,862 $21,599
Crew Cab V6 Automatic SC SuperCharger 15 18 $20,828 $22,649
Pricing
Invoice Price
$15,104
$11,050
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$16,690
$11,749
Monthly Payment Estimate
$278 / month
$196 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 16 mpg 22 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 19 mpg 26 mpg
Interior Dimensions
Front Shoulder Room (in) 65.2 55.3
Front Leg Room (in) 41.3 40.9
Front Hip Room (in) 61.4 55.2
Front Head Room (in) 41.0 39.3
Passenger Capacity 3 3
Second Hip Room (in) - - TBD -
Second Head Room (in) - - TBD -
Second Shoulder Room (in) - - TBD -
Second Leg Room (in) - - TBD -
Exterior Dimensions
Ground Clearance, Rear (in) 8.5 7.7
Cab to End of Frame (in) 78.7 - TBD -
Height, Overall (in) 71.2 63.5
Ground to Top of Frame (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Overhang, Rear w/o bumper (in) 47.0 52.0
Wheelbase (in) 119.0 104.3
Ground Clearance, Front (in) 8.0 7.7
Cab to Axle (in) 41.9 - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 78.5 67.7
Ground to Top of Load Floor (in) 31.3 - TBD -
Overhang, Front (in) 37.0 34.7
Frame Width, Rear (in) 42.0 - TBD -
Front Bumper to Back of Cab (in) 114.2 - TBD -
Length, Overall w/o rear bumper (in) 203.1 185.0
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) 19.5 17.1
Cargo Volume (ft³) 56.9 45.7
Cargo Box Width @ Top, Rear (in) 61.9 59.8
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) 50.0 41.7
Tailgate Width (in) 60.6 - TBD -
Cargo Box Length @ Floor (in) 78.7 74.6
Ext'd Cab Cargo Volume (ft³) NA NA
Cargo Box Width @ Floor (in) 60.2 59.8
Brakes
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 12.0 x 1.14 10.2 x 1.02
Brake Type Pwr Power
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) 12.6 x 0.79 NA
Brake ABS System Four-Wheel Rear-Wheel
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA 10.2 x - TBD -
Fuel Tank
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) NA NA
Aux Fuel Tank Location NA NA
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 26 15.9
Fuel Tank Location LH RH Rear
Steering
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 38.5 33.4
Steering Type Pwr Pwr Recirculating Ball
Steering Ratio (:1), At Lock - TBD - 16.5
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) 41.2 - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), On Center 17.5 18.1
Tires
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Spare 697 - TBD -
Front Tire Capacity (lbs) 1723 - TBD -
Rear Tire Order Code QNF NA
Spare Tire Capacity (lbs) 1723 - TBD -
Front Tire Size P235/75R16 P225/70R15
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Rear 697 - TBD -
Spare Tire Size P235/75R16 Compact
Front Tire Order Code QNF NA
Rear Tire Capacity (lbs) 1903 - TBD -
Spare Tire Order Code QNF NA
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Front 697 - TBD -
Rear Tire Size P235/75R16 P225/70R15
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 500 350
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 750 N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 5000 3500
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 5000 3500
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 5000 N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 600 350
Weight Information
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Rear (lbs) 3750 - TBD -
Curb Weight - Rear (lbs) 1731 1342
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Front (lbs) 2950 - TBD -
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 8000 7000
Curb Weight - Front (lbs) 2327 1708
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap (lbs) 6100 4700
Wheels
Rear Wheel Material Steel Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6.5 15 x 7.0
Front Wheel Material Steel Steel
Spare Wheel Material Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6.5 15 x 7.0
Spare Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6.5 15 x 7.0
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 14.0 7.8
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 600 490
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 105 70
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (2nd) NA NA
Maximum Alternator Watts NA NA
Engine
Displacement 4.3L/262 2.4L/146
Engine Oil Cooler NA NA
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 200 @ 4600 143 @ 5200
Engine Type Gas V6 Gas 4-cyl
Fuel System SFI SMPI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 260 @ 2800 154 @ 4000
Engine Order Code L35 NA
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 19 26
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 16 22
Transmission
Trans Type 5 5
Trans PTO Access NA NA
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.73 0.84
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High NA NA
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.55 3.38
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.32 1.90
Trans Order Code MG5 NA
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) 4.02 3.32
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low NA NA
Clutch Size (in) 11 9.45
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.40 1.31
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) - NA
Summary
Body Style Reg Cab 6.5' Wideside Reg Cab
Vehicle Name GMC Sierra 1500 Nissan Frontier 2WD
Body Code E63 104.3" WB
Suspension
Axle Ratio (:1) - Front NA NA
Spring Capacity - Rear (lbs) 3750 - TBD -
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 32 30
Axle Type - Rear Semi-Floating Straight Tube
Suspension Type - Front Coil Spring Double Wishbone
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 1.42 0.83
Axle Capacity - Rear (lbs) 3750 - TBD -
Spring Capacity - Front (lbs) 2950 - TBD -
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear 3.08 3.70
Axle Type - Front Hypoid Independent
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 32 30
Axle Capacity - Front (lbs) 3150 - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear 2-Stage Multi-Leaf Rigid Leaf Spring
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) - TBD - NA
Frame
Frame Type Ladder Body-on-Frame w/Box Section
 
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