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Selected Style Reg Cab 108" WB
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
Reg Cab 108" WB 22 28 $11,455 $12,122
Reg Cab 118" WB 22 28 $12,082 $12,786
Reg Cab 108" WB R6V SLS 22 28 $12,421 $13,285
Reg Cab Sptside 108"WB R6V SLS 22 28 $12,421 $13,285
Reg Cab 108" WB SLS 22 28 $12,199 $13,480
Reg Cab 118" WB SLS 22 28 $12,517 $13,831
Reg Cab Sportside 108" WB SLS 22 28 $12,629 $13,955
Reg Cab Sptside 108"WB 1SV SLS 22 28 $13,169 $14,085
Ext Cab 123" WB 4-cyl R6V SLS 22 28 $14,291 $15,285
Ext Cab 123" WB SLS 22 28 $14,055 $15,531
Ext Cab Sportside 123" WB SLS 22 28 $14,485 $16,006
Reg Cab 108" WB 4WD 17 22 $15,748 $16,665
Reg Cab 118" WB 4WD 17 22 $16,062 $16,997
Ext Cab 123" WB V6 1SV SLS 17 22 $16,535 $17,685
Ext Cab Sptside 123"WB 1SV SLS 17 22 $16,535 $17,685
Reg Cab 108" WB 4WD SLS 17 22 $16,319 $18,033
Reg Cab 118" WB 4WD SLS 17 22 $16,706 $18,460
Reg Cab Sportside 108" WB 4WD SLS 17 22 $16,727 $18,483
Ext Cab 123" WB 4WD SLS 17 22 $18,039 $19,933
Ext Cab Sportside 123" WB 4WD SLS 17 22 $18,446 $20,383
2-Door Reg Cab 119" WB Work Special
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door Reg Cab 119" WB Work Special 15 21 $13,298 $14,560
2-Door Reg Cab 135" WB Work Special 15 21 $13,535 $14,830
2-Door Reg Cab 119" WB 15 21 $14,370 $16,335
2-Door Reg Cab 135" WB 15 21 $14,612 $16,620
2-Door Club Cab 139" WB 13 18 $16,751 $19,095
2-Door Club Cab 155" WB 13 18 $16,989 $19,375
4-Door Quad Cab 139" WB 13 18 $17,437 $19,890
2-Door Reg Cab 119" WB 4WD 13 17 $17,500 $19,965
4-Door Quad Cab 155" WB 13 18 $17,675 $20,170
2-Door Reg Cab 135" WB 4WD 13 17 $17,789 $20,305
2-Door Club Cab 139" WB 4WD 13 17 $19,562 $22,355
2-Door Club Cab 155" WB 4WD 13 17 $19,842 $22,685
4-Door Quad Cab 139" WB 4WD 13 17 $20,238 $23,150
4-Door Quad Cab 155" WB 4WD 13 17 $20,518 $23,480
Pricing
Invoice Price
$11,455
$13,298
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$12,122
$14,560
Monthly Payment Estimate
$202 / month
$243 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 22 mpg 15 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 28 mpg 21 mpg
Interior Dimensions
Front Hip Room (in) 53.6 65.6
Front Head Room (in) 39.5 40.2
Passenger Capacity 3 3
Front Shoulder Room (in) 56.8 66.0
Front Leg Room (in) 42.4 41.0
Exterior Dimensions
Overhang, Front (in) 34.8 37.9
Frame Width, Rear (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Front Bumper to Back of Cab (in) 106.0 116.9
Length, Overall w/o rear bumper (in) 190.6 199.9
Ground Clearance, Rear (in) 7.2 7.6
Cab to End of Frame (in) NA 79.7
Height, Overall (in) 63.2 71.9
Ground to Top of Frame (in) NA - TBD -
Overhang, Rear w/o bumper (in) 46.0 43.5
Wheelbase (in) 108.3 118.7
Ground Clearance, Front (in) 9.1 8.8
Cab to Axle (in) 37.4 39.7
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 67.9 79.3
Ground to Top of Load Floor (in) 29.0 31.0
Cargo Area Dimensions
Ext'd Cab Cargo Volume (ft³) NA NA
Cargo Box Width @ Floor (in) 54.9 64.2
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) 17.1 19.4
Cargo Volume (ft³) 39.4 55.5
Cargo Box Width @ Top, Rear (in) 54.9 60.4
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) 40.3 50.0
Tailgate Width (in) 54.9 60.4
Cargo Box Length @ Floor (in) 72.8 77.5
Brakes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) NA NA
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel Rear Wheel
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 9.5 x 2.0 11.0 x 2.0
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.5 x 1.03 11.6 x 1.26
Brake Type Power Power
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Brake ABS System (Second Line) NA NA
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Location Inboard LH Frame Inboard Frame Rails
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) NA NA
Aux Fuel Tank Location NA NA
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 19 26.0
Steering
Steering Ratio (:1), On Center 15 - TBD -
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 36.9 40.6
Steering Type Power Variable Pwr
Steering Ratio (:1), At Lock 13 - TBD -
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) 38.9 - TBD -
Tires
Rear Tire Capacity (lbs) 1452 1803
Spare Tire Order Code NA TR8
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Front 768 713
Rear Tire Size P205/75R15 P225/75R16
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Spare - TBD - 713
Front Tire Capacity (lbs) 1452 1803
Rear Tire Order Code QCE TR8
Spare Tire Capacity (lbs) 1453 1803
Front Tire Size P205/75R15 P225/75R16
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Rear 768 713
Spare Tire Size T155/90D16 P225/75R16
Front Tire Order Code QCE TR8
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 350 500
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 750 700
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 2000 5000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 2000 10,000
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 2000 NA
Weight Information
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 5000 7800
Curb Weight - Front (lbs) 1735 2340
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap (lbs) 4200 6400
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Rear (lbs) 2300 3800
Curb Weight - Rear (lbs) 1253 1680
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Front (lbs) 2500 3650
Wheels
Front Wheel Size (in) 15 x 7 16 x 7.0
Spare Wheel Size (in) 16 x 4 16 x 7.0
Rear Wheel Material Steel Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 15 x 7 16 x 7.0
Front Wheel Material Steel Steel
Spare Wheel Material Steel Steel
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 11.5 20.0
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (2nd) NA NA
Maximum Alternator Watts 1200 1404
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 525 600
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 100 117
Engine
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 140 @ 3600 230 @ 3200
Engine Order Code LN2 EHC
Displacement 2.2L/133 3.9L/239
Engine Oil Cooler NA NA
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 120 @ 5000 175 @ 4800
Engine Type Gas L4 Gas V6
Fuel System SFI MPI
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 28 21
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 22 15
Transmission
Transfer Case Model NA NA
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.94 4.03
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low NA NA
Clutch Size (in) 9.13 11.0
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.49 1.38
Trans Type 5 5
Trans PTO Access NA NA
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.83 0.73
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High NA NA
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.65 3.57
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.37 2.33
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Trans Order Code MW2 DDC
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
Summary
Body Code E63 119" WB
Body Style Reg Cab 6' Wideside Reg Cab 6.5'
Vehicle Name GMC Sonoma Dodge Ram 1500
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 32 31.8
Axle Capacity - Front (lbs) 2500 3650
Suspension Type - Rear 2-Stage Multi-Leaf Leaf Spring
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) NA NA
Axle Ratio (:1) - Front NA NA
Spring Capacity - Rear (lbs) 2300 3800
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 32 31.8
Axle Type - Rear Semi-Floating Semi-Floating
Suspension Type - Front Indep Coil Spring Wide Track
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 0.98 - TBD -
Axle Capacity - Rear (lbs) 2900 3900
Spring Capacity - Front (lbs) 2500 3650
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear 3.73 3.21
Axle Type - Front NA NA
Frame
Frame Type Ladder Ladder
 
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