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Selected Style Crew Cab 153.0" WB SLE
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
Crew Cab 153.0" WB SLE N/A N/A $28,293 $32,335
Crew Cab 153.0" WB 4WD SLE N/A N/A $31,311 $35,785
Crew Cab 153.0" WB SLT N/A N/A $31,880 $36,435
Crew Cab 153.0" WB 4WD SLT N/A N/A $34,868 $39,850
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
Pricing
Invoice Price
$28,293
$16,461
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$32,335
$18,190
Monthly Payment Estimate
$539 / month
$303 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City N/A mpg 16 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway N/A mpg 22 mpg
Interior Dimensions
Second Shoulder Room (in) 65.1 -
Front Leg Room (in) 41.3 41.3
Front Hip Room (in) 61.4 63.9
Second Leg Room (in) 38.8 -
Passenger Capacity 6 3
Front Head Room (in) 41.1 41.0
Second Hip Room (in) 62.9 -
Front Shoulder Room (in) 65.1 61.4
Second Head Room (in) 39.9 -
Exterior Dimensions
Cab to End of Frame (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Height, Overall (in) 77.0 71.2
Ground to Top of Frame (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Overhang, Rear w/o bumper (in) 47.2 47.3
Wheelbase (in) 153.0 119.0
Ground Clearance, Front (in) 7.9 10.6
Cab to Axle (in) 41.9 41.9
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 79.7 78.5
Ground to Top of Load Floor (in) 31.6 31.6
Overhang, Front (in) 37.0 36.9
Frame Width, Rear (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Front Bumper to Back of Cab (in) 148.1 114.0
Length, Overall w/o rear bumper (in) 237.2 205.7
Ground Clearance, Rear (in) 7.4 13.6
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Volume (ft³) 59.0 59.0
Cargo Box Width @ Top, Rear (in) 61.9 64.8
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) 50.0 50.0
Tailgate Width (in) 61.9 64.8
Cargo Box Length @ Floor (in) 78.7 78.7
Ext'd Cab Cargo Volume (ft³) - TBD - NA
Cargo Box Width @ Floor (in) 64.8 64.8
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) 19.5 19.5
Brakes
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 13 x 1.4 12.8 x 0.78
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel Four-Wheel
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 12.8 x 1.5 12.0 x 1.10
Brake Type Pwr Pwr
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Brake ABS System (Second Line) NA NA
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 26 26
Fuel Tank Location LH LH
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) NA NA
Aux Fuel Tank Location NA NA
Steering
Steering Ratio (:1), At Lock - TBD - - TBD -
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), On Center 14.2 - TBD -
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 49.6 40.1
Steering Type Pwr Pwr
Tires
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Rear - TBD - - TBD -
Spare Tire Size LT245/75R16 P245/70R17
Front Tire Order Code QIZ QPR
Rear Tire Capacity (lbs) 3042 - TBD -
Spare Tire Order Code QIZ QPR
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Front - TBD - - TBD -
Rear Tire Size LT245/75R16 P245/70R17
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Spare - TBD - - TBD -
Front Tire Capacity (lbs) 2205 - TBD -
Rear Tire Order Code QIZ QPR
Spare Tire Capacity (lbs) 2205 - TBD -
Front Tire Size LT245/75R16 P245/70R17
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 8200 3900
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 8200 N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 750 585
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 1230 585
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 2050 N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 5000 3900
Weight Information
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Front (lbs) 4410 2950
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 14,000 8500
Curb Weight - Front (lbs) 3109 2431
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap (lbs) 8600 6100
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Rear (lbs) 6000 3750
Curb Weight - Rear (lbs) 2251 1794
Wheels
Front Wheel Material Steel Steel
Spare Wheel Material Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6.5 17 x 7
Spare Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6.5 17 x 7
Rear Wheel Material Steel Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6.5 17 x 7
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 13.52 12.9
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (2nd) NA NA
Maximum Alternator Watts NA NA
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 600 600
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 105 145
Engine
Engine Type Gas V8 Gas V6
Fuel System SFI MFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 360 @ 4000 260 @ 2800
Engine Order Code LQ4 LU3
Displacement 6.0L/364 4.3L/262
Engine Oil Cooler Yes NA
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 300 @ 4400 195 @ 4600
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) NA 16
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) NA 22
Transmission
Transfer Case Power Take Off NA NA
Trans Power Take Off NA NA
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.75 1.00
Trans Description Cont. HD Automatic w/OD Manual w/OD
Transfer Case Model NA NA
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 2.48 4.02
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low NA NA
Clutch Size (in) NA - TBD -
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00 1.40
Trans Type 4 5
Trans PTO Access NA NA
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) NA 0.73
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High NA NA
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.08 3.55
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.48 2.32
Trans Order Code MT1 MG5
Summary
Vehicle Name GMC Sierra 1500HD GMC Sierra 1500
Body Code E63 E63
Body Style Crew Cab 6.5' Fleetside Reg Cab 6.5' Wideside
Suspension
Spring Capacity - Front (lbs) 4500 3476
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear 3.73 3.23
Axle Type - Front Independent Independent
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 36 35
Axle Capacity - Front (lbs) 4500 3150
Suspension Type - Rear 2-Stage Multi-Leaf 2-Stage Multi-Leaf
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) NA - TBD -
Axle Ratio (:1) - Front NA NA
Spring Capacity - Rear (lbs) 6000 3686
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 36 35
Axle Type - Rear Full-Floating Semi-Floating
Suspension Type - Front Coil Spring Coil Spring
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 1.25 1.42
Axle Capacity - Rear (lbs) 6000 3750
Frame
Frame Type Ladder Ladder
 
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