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Selected Style 2WD Reg Cab 119.0" Work Truck
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2WD Reg Cab 119.0" Work Truck 15 20 $22,646 $23,590
2WD Reg Cab 119.0" SLE 14 19 $27,537 $29,610
2WD Reg Cab 133.0" SLE 14 19 $27,648 $29,730
2WD Reg Cab 133.0" Work Truck 15 20 $23,020 $23,980
2WD Ext Cab 143.5" Work Truck 15 20 $26,234 $27,615
2WD Ext Cab 143.5" SL 14 19 $29,778 $32,020
2WD Ext Cab 143.5" SLE 14 19 $30,057 $32,320
2WD Ext Cab 143.5" SLT 15 21 $34,712 $37,325
2WD Ext Cab 157.5" Work Truck 15 21 $28,172 $29,655
2WD Ext Cab 157.5" SLE 15 21 $31,034 $33,370
2WD Ext Cab 157.5" SLT 15 21 $34,991 $37,625
2WD Crew Cab 143.5" Work Truck 14 19 $30,153 $31,740
2WD Crew Cab 143.5" SL 14 19 $31,429 $33,795
2WD Crew Cab 143.5" SLE 14 19 $32,257 $34,685
2WD Crew Cab 143.5" Xtra Fuel Economy 15 22 $33,889 $36,440
2WD Crew Cab 143.5" SLT 15 21 $37,999 $40,860
2WD Crew Cab 143.5" Denali 13 18 $43,179 $46,430
4WD Reg Cab 119.0" Work Truck 14 18 $26,428 $27,530
4WD Reg Cab 119.0" SLE 13 18 $30,796 $33,115
4WD Reg Cab 133.0" Work Truck 14 18 $26,716 $27,830
4WD Reg Cab 133.0" SLE 13 18 $31,075 $33,415
4WD Ext Cab 143.5" Work Truck 13 18 $30,015 $31,595
4WD Ext Cab 143.5" SL 13 18 $32,894 $35,370
4WD Ext Cab 143.5" SLE 13 18 $33,228 $35,730
4WD Ext Cab 143.5" SLT 15 21 $37,734 $40,575
4WD Ext Cab 157.5" Work Truck 15 21 $31,069 $32,705
4WD Ext Cab 157.5" SLE 15 21 $34,261 $36,840
4WD Ext Cab 157.5" SLT 15 21 $38,013 $40,875
4WD Crew Cab 143.5" Work Truck 13 18 $33,145 $34,890
4WD Crew Cab 143.5" SL 13 18 $34,661 $37,270
4WD Crew Cab 143.5" SLE 13 18 $35,642 $38,325
4WD Crew Cab 143.5" SLT 15 21 $40,952 $44,035
AWD Crew Cab 143.5" Denali 12 18 $46,109 $49,580
2WD King Cab SWB S
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2WD King Cab SWB S 13 18 $26,509 $29,270
2WD King Cab SWB SV 13 18 $28,705 $31,700
2WD Crew Cab SWB S 13 18 $28,813 $31,820
2WD Crew Cab SWB SV 13 18 $30,694 $33,900
2WD Crew Cab SWB SL 13 18 $36,650 $40,490
2WD Crew Cab LWB SV 13 18 $31,100 $34,350
4WD King Cab SWB S 12 17 $29,085 $32,120
4WD King Cab SWB SV 12 17 $31,281 $34,550
4WD King Cab SWB PRO-4X 12 17 $33,938 $37,490
4WD Crew Cab SWB S 12 17 $31,390 $34,670
4WD Crew Cab SWB SV 12 17 $33,270 $36,750
4WD Crew Cab SWB PRO-4X 12 17 $35,927 $39,690
4WD Crew Cab SWB SL 12 17 $39,090 $43,190
4WD Crew Cab LWB SV 12 17 $33,703 $37,230
Pricing
Invoice Price
$22,646
$26,509
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$23,590
$29,270
Monthly Payment Estimate
$393 / month
$488 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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TCC's Bottom Line Among increasingly bold full-size trucks, the 2013 GMC Sierra is simple in looks and strong in performance—with the Sierra Hybrid remaining a fuel-efficient standout. The 2013 Nissan Titan provides strong performance, with a brash style, but it's simply fallen to the back of the pack in many respects.
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 15 mpg 13 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 20 mpg 18 mpg
Interior Dimensions
Front Leg Room (in) 41.30 41.8
Passenger Capacity 3 6
Front Hip Room (in) 62.50 61.3
Front Head Room (in) 41.50 41.0
Front Shoulder Room (in) 65.20 65.1
Second Leg Room (in) - 33.0
Second Hip Room (in) - 60.3
Second Head Room (in) - 38.9
Second Shoulder Room (in) - 64.9
Exterior Dimensions
Ground to Top of Frame (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Overhang, Rear w/o bumper (in) 47.20 - TBD -
Wheelbase (in) 119.00 139.8
Ground Clearance, Front (in) 7.70 10.2
Cab to Axle (in) 41.90 - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 80.00 79.5
Ground to Top of Load Floor (in) 34.70 - TBD -
Overhang, Front (in) 39.40 - TBD -
Frame Width, Rear (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Front Bumper to Back of Cab (in) 116.50 - TBD -
Length, Overall w/o rear bumper (in) 205.60 224.6
Ground Clearance, Rear (in) 13.40 10.2
Cab to End of Frame (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Height, Overall (in) 73.60 74.6
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) 50.60 50.0
Tailgate Width (in) 61.50 - TBD -
Cargo Box Length @ Floor (in) 78.70 79.1
Ext'd Cab Cargo Volume (ft³) NA - TBD -
Cargo Box Width @ Floor (in) 62.40 63.8
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) 21.00 19.9
Cargo Volume (ft³) 60.7 - TBD -
Cargo Box Width @ Top, Rear (in) 61.50 - TBD -
Brakes
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes NA
Brake ABS System (Second Line) NA NA
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) NA Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) NA 12.6 x 0.6
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 11.61 x 2.36 NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 12.99 x 1.18 13.8 x 1.2
Brake Type Pwr Pwr
Fuel Tank
Aux Fuel Tank Location NA NA
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 26 28.0
Fuel Tank Location Driver Side NA
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) NA NA
Steering
Steering Type Pwr Pwr Rack & Pinion
Steering Ratio (:1), At Lock 3.5 19.5
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - N/A
Steering Ratio (:1), On Center 19.2 19.5
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 39.7 45.6
Tires
Spare Tire Capacity (lbs) 2304 - TBD -
Front Tire Size P245/70R17 P265/70R18
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Rear - TBD - N/A
Spare Tire Size P245/70R17 Full-Size
Front Tire Order Code QU1 NA
Rear Tire Capacity (lbs) 2304 - TBD -
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Front - TBD - N/A
Rear Tire Size P245/70R17 P265/70R18
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Spare - TBD - N/A
Front Tire Capacity (lbs) 2004 - TBD -
Rear Tire Order Code QU1 NA
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 4800 7400
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Maximum Trailering Capacity (lbs) 8900 -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 460 500
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 720 950
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 4600 5000
Weight Information
Curb Weight - Front (lbs) 2612 2666
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 9500 15099
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Rear (lbs) 3750 4200
Curb Weight - Rear (lbs) 1824 2181
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap (lbs) 6400 7000
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Front (lbs) 3200 3699
Wheels
Rear Wheel Size (in) 17 x 7.5 18 x 8.0
Front Wheel Material Steel Steel
Spare Wheel Material Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 17 x 7.5 18 x 8.0
Spare Wheel Size (in) 17 x - TBD - 18 x 8.0
Rear Wheel Material Steel Steel
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 12.6 12.8
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 145 130
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 600 650
Maximum Alternator Watts NA N/A
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (2nd) NA NA
Engine
Engine Order Code LU3 NA
Displacement 4.3L/262 5.6L/- TBD -
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 195 @ 4600 317 @ 5200
Engine Type Gas V6 Gas V8
Fuel System Electronic Fuel Injection Electronic Fuel Injection
Engine Oil Cooler NA NA
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 260 @ 2800 385 @ 3400
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 15 13
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG) 17 15
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 20 18
Transmission
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low NA NA
Clutch Size (in) NA NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00 1.52
Trans Type 4 5
Trans PTO Access NA NA
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) NA 0.83
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High NA NA
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.29 2.61
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.63 2.36
Trans Order Code M30 NA
Transfer Case Power Take Off NA NA
Trans Power Take Off NA NA
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.70 1.00
Trans Description Cont. Automatic Automatic
Transfer Case Model NA NA
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.06 3.82
Summary
Body Code E63 139.8" WB
Body Style Reg Cab Pickup King Cab
Vehicle Name GMC Sierra 1500 Nissan Titan
Suspension
Suspension Type - Front Independent Double Wishbone
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 1.40 1.34
Axle Capacity - Rear (lbs) 3750 - TBD -
Spring Capacity - Front (lbs) 3200 - TBD -
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear 3.23 2.93
Axle Type - Front Independent NA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 1.40 - TBD -
Axle Capacity - Front (lbs) 3200 - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear 2-stage multi-leaf Multi-Leaf
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) NA NA
Axle Ratio (:1) - Front NA NA
Spring Capacity - Rear (lbs) 3750 - TBD -
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 1.80 - TBD -
Axle Type - Rear Semi-Floating - TBD -
Frame
Frame Type Hydroformed Ladder
Emissions
EPA Greenhouse Gas Score 2 3
Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year 10.7 12.2
Crash Test Ratings
Overall Rating
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Overall Frontal Barrier Crash Rating
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Frontal Barrier Crash Rating Driver
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Frontal Barrier Crash Rating Passenger
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Overall Side Crash Rating
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Side Barrier Rating
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Side Barrier Rating Driver
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Side Barrier Rating Passenger Rear Seat - -
Side Pole Rating Driver Front Seat
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Combined Side Rating Front Seat
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Combined Side Rating Rear Seat - -
Rollover Rating
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