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Selected Style 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 133.0" WB Work Truck 16 22 $16,552 $18,290
Reg Cab 119.0" WB 16 22 $19,557 $21,610
Reg Cab 133.0" WB 16 22 $19,828 $21,910
Reg Cab 119.0" WB 4WD Work Truck 15 20 $21,172 $23,395
Reg Cab 133.0" WB 4WD Work Truck 15 20 $21,262 $23,495
Ext Cab 143.5" WB Work Truck 16 21 $21,822 $24,940
Reg Cab 119.0" WB SLE 16 21 $22,715 $25,960
Reg Cab 133.0" WB SLE 16 21 $22,977 $26,260
Ext Cab 157.5" WB Work Truck 16 20 $23,310 $26,640
Reg Cab 119.0" WB 4WD 16 19 $24,267 $26,815
Reg Cab 133.0" WB 4WD 16 19 $24,539 $27,115
Ext Cab 143.5" WB 16 21 $23,979 $27,405
Ext Cab 157.5" WB 16 20 $24,854 $28,405
Ext Cab 143.5" WB 4WD Work Truck 16 19 $24,946 $28,510
Ext Cab 143.5" WB SLE 16 21 $25,090 $28,675
Reg Cab 119.0" WB 4WD SLE 16 19 $25,790 $29,475
Ext Cab 157.5" WB 4WD Work Truck 15 19 $25,996 $29,710
Reg Cab 133.0" WB 4WD SLE 16 19 $26,053 $29,775
Ext Cab 157.5" WB SLE 16 20 $26,140 $29,875
Ext Cab 143.5" WB 4WD 16 19 $26,490 $30,275
Crew Cab 143.5" WB SLE 16 20 $27,120 $30,995
Ext Cab 157.5" WB 4WD 15 19 $27,540 $31,475
Ext Cab 143.5" WB 4WD SLE 16 19 $28,035 $32,040
Ext Cab 157.5" WB 4WD SLE 15 19 $29,085 $33,240
Ext Cab 143.5" WB SLT 16 20 $29,290 $33,475
Ext Cab 157.5" WB SLT 16 20 $29,548 $33,770
Crew Cab 143.5" WB 4WD SLE 15 19 $30,051 $34,345
Crew Cab 143.5" WB SLT 16 20 $30,677 $35,060
Ext Cab 143.5" WB 4WD SLT 15 19 $32,230 $36,835
Ext Cab 157.5" WB 4WD SLT 15 19 $32,493 $37,135
Crew Cab 143.5" WB 4WD SLT 15 19 $33,608 $38,410
2-Door Club Cab 131" WB ST
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door Club Cab 131" WB ST 16 22 $18,233 $19,885
4-Door Quad Cab 131" WB ST 16 22 $19,509 $21,285
2-Door Club Cab 131" WB SLT 16 22 $19,795 $21,640
2-Door Club Cab 131" WB 4WD ST 16 20 $20,799 $22,735
4-Door Quad Cab 131" WB SLT 16 22 $21,071 $23,040
4-Door Quad Cab 131" WB 4WD ST 16 20 $22,065 $24,135
2-Door Club Cab 131" WB 4WD SLT 16 20 $22,361 $24,490
2-Door Club Cab 131" WB Laramie 16 22 $22,652 $24,850
4-Door Quad Cab 131" WB 4WD SLT 16 20 $23,627 $25,890
4-Door Quad Cab 131" WB Laramie 16 22 $24,008 $26,340
2-Door Club Cab 131" WB 4WD Laramie 15 19 $25,218 $27,700
4-Door Quad Cab 131" WB 4WD Laramie 15 19 $26,564 $29,190
Pricing
Invoice Price
$16,461
$18,233
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$18,190
$19,885
Monthly Payment Estimate
$303 / month
$331 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 16 mpg 16 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 22 mpg 22 mpg
Interior Dimensions
Front Leg Room (in) 41.3 41.9
Front Hip Room (in) 63.9 54.9
Front Head Room (in) 41.0 39.6
Passenger Capacity 3 3
Front Shoulder Room (in) 61.4 57.7
Second Shoulder Room (in) - 57.4
Second Leg Room (in) - 32.1
Second Hip Room (in) - 56.9
Second Head Room (in) - 36.5
Exterior Dimensions
Ground Clearance, Front (in) 10.6 7.9
Cab to Axle (in) 41.9 39.3
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 78.5 74.3
Ground to Top of Load Floor (in) 31.6 32.1
Overhang, Front (in) 36.9 38.7
Frame Width, Rear (in) - TBD - 74.3
Front Bumper to Back of Cab (in) 114.0 130.7
Length, Overall w/o rear bumper (in) 205.7 218.8
Ground Clearance, Rear (in) 13.6 8.1
Cab to End of Frame (in) - TBD - 88.1
Height, Overall (in) 71.2 68.7
Ground to Top of Frame (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Overhang, Rear w/o bumper (in) 47.3 48.8
Wheelbase (in) 119.0 131.3
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) 50.0 45.2
Tailgate Width (in) 64.8 53.3
Cargo Box Length @ Floor (in) 78.7 78.8
Ext'd Cab Cargo Volume (ft³) NA 30.0
Cargo Box Width @ Floor (in) 64.8 59.6
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) 19.5 17.6
Cargo Volume (ft³) 59.0 46.6
Cargo Box Width @ Top, Rear (in) 64.8 59.6
Brakes
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) 12.8 x 0.78 NA
Brake ABS System Four-Wheel Rear Wheel
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA 11.6 x 2.28
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 12.0 x 1.10 12.3 x 1.1
Brake Type Pwr Pwr
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 26 22.0
Fuel Tank Location LH Inboard LH
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) NA NA
Aux Fuel Tank Location NA NA
Steering
Steering Ratio (:1), At Lock - TBD - NA
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), On Center - TBD - 14.8
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 40.1 44.0
Steering Type Pwr Pwr Rack & Pinion
Tires
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Rear - TBD - - TBD -
Spare Tire Size P245/70R17 - TBD -
Front Tire Order Code QPR NA
Rear Tire Capacity (lbs) - TBD - - TBD -
Spare Tire Order Code QPR NA
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Front - TBD - - TBD -
Rear Tire Size P245/70R17 P245/70R16
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Spare - TBD - - TBD -
Front Tire Capacity (lbs) - TBD - - TBD -
Rear Tire Order Code QPR NA
Spare Tire Capacity (lbs) - TBD - - TBD -
Front Tire Size P245/70R17 P245/70R16
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 3900 3250
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) N/A N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 585 325
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 585 325
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) N/A N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 3900 3250
Weight Information
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Front (lbs) 2950 3100
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 8500 7700
Curb Weight - Front (lbs) 2431 2479
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap (lbs) 6100 6010
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Rear (lbs) 3750 3806
Curb Weight - Rear (lbs) 1794 1807
Wheels
Front Wheel Material Steel Steel
Spare Wheel Material Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 17 x 7 16 x 7.0
Spare Wheel Size (in) 17 x 7 16 x - TBD -
Rear Wheel Material Steel Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 17 x 7 16 x 7.0
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 12.9 - TBD -
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (2nd) NA NA
Maximum Alternator Watts NA - TBD -
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 600 600
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 145 136
Engine
Engine Type Gas V6 Gas V6
Fuel System MFI SMPI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 260 @ 2800 235 @ 3600
Engine Order Code LU3 EKG
Displacement 4.3L/262 3.7L/226
Engine Oil Cooler NA NA
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 195 @ 4600 210 @ 5200
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 16 16
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 22 22
Transmission
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.32 2.53
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Trans Order Code MG5 DEJ
Transfer Case Power Take Off NA NA
Trans Power Take Off NA NA
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00 1.23
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD Manual w/OD
Transfer Case Model NA NA
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA 0.79
First Gear Ratio (:1) 4.02 4.23
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low NA NA
Clutch Size (in) - TBD - 11.9
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.40 1.67
Trans Type 5 6
Trans PTO Access NA NA
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.73 1.00
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High NA NA
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.55 3.84
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Summary
Vehicle Name GMC Sierra 1500 Dodge Dakota
Body Code E63 131.3" WB
Body Style Reg Cab 6.5' Wideside Club Cab 6'6" Bed
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 1.42 - TBD -
Axle Capacity - Rear (lbs) 3750 3850
Spring Capacity - Front (lbs) 3476 3100
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear 3.23 3.21
Axle Type - Front Independent NA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 35 - TBD -
Axle Capacity - Front (lbs) 3150 3100
Suspension Type - Rear 2-Stage Multi-Leaf Multi-Leaf
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Axle Ratio (:1) - Front NA NA
Spring Capacity - Rear (lbs) 3686 3850
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 35 - TBD -
Axle Type - Rear Semi-Floating Semi-Floating Hypoid
Suspension Type - Front Coil Spring Independent Coil
Frame
Frame Type Ladder Ladder
 
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