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Selected Style 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
Reg Cab 2.5L XL
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
Reg Cab 2.3L XL 24 28 $11,702 $12,110
Reg Cab 2.5L XL 22 26 $11,563 $11,960
Reg Cab 3.0L XL 17 22 $12,070 $12,505
Reg Cab LWB 3.0L XL 17 22 $12,567 $13,040
Reg Cab 2.3L XLT 24 28 $13,096 $14,220
Reg Cab 2.5L XLT 22 26 $12,962 $14,070
Reg Cab 2.3L XLT Appearance 24 28 $13,385 $14,545
Reg Cab 2.5L XLT Appearance 22 26 $13,252 $14,395
Reg Cab Flare 2.3L XLT 24 28 $13,519 $14,695
Reg Cab Flare 2.5L XLT 22 26 $13,385 $14,545
Reg Cab Flare 2.3L XLT Appearance 24 28 $13,808 $15,020
Reg Cab Flare 2.5L XLT Appearance 22 26 $13,674 $14,870
Reg Cab 3.0L XLT 17 22 $13,736 $14,940
Reg Cab 3.0L XLT Appearance 16 21 $15,379 $16,785
Reg Cab Flare 3.0L XLT Appearance 16 21 $15,802 $17,260
Reg Cab LWB 3.0L XLT 16 21 $15,183 $16,565
Reg Cab 3.0L Edge 17 22 $13,523 $14,700
Reg Cab Flare 4.0L Edge Plus 18 22 $14,680 $16,000
Reg Cab 4.0L 4WD Edge Plus 15 19 $18,173 $19,925
Reg Cab Flare 4.0L 4WD Edge Plus 15 19 $18,850 $20,685
Supercab 2.3L XL 24 28 $14,490 $15,785
Supercab 3.0L XL 17 22 $14,836 $16,175
Supercab 2.3L XLT 24 28 $15,085 $16,455
Supercab 3.0L XLT 17 22 $15,437 $16,850
Supercab 3.0L FFV XLT Appearance 17 21 $16,981 $18,585
Supercab 4.0L XLT Appearance 17 22 $18,836 $20,670
Supercab Flare 3.0L FFV XLT App 17 21 $17,506 $19,175
Supercab Flare 4.0L XLT Appearance 17 22 $19,259 $21,145
Supercab 4.0L XLT 4WD w/392A 16 20 $18,921 $20,765
Supercab 4.0L XLT 4WD w/393A 16 20 $19,989 $21,965
Supercab 4.0L 4WD XLT Off-Rd w/391A 15 19 $20,701 $22,765
Supercab 4.0L 4WD XLT Off-Rd w/394A 15 19 $21,934 $24,150
Supercab Flare 4.0L 4WD XLT 15 19 $20,683 $22,745
Supercab Flare 4.0L 4WD w/397A XLT Off-Rd 15 19 $21,123 $23,240
Supercab Flare 4.0L 4WD w/398A XLT Off-Rd 15 19 $22,098 $24,335
Supercab 3.0L Edge 17 22 $15,694 $17,140
Supercab 3.0L Edge Plus 17 22 $17,315 $18,960
Supercab Flare 4.0L Edge Plus 17 22 $17,741 $19,440
Supercab 4.0L 4WD Edge 16 20 $18,814 $20,645
Supercab 4.0L 4WD Edge Plus 15 19 $21,578 $23,750
Supercab Flare 4.0L 4WD Edge Plus 15 19 $21,969 $24,190
Reg Cab 3.0L 4WD Edge Plus 16 21 $17,951 $19,675
Reg Cab Flare 3.0L 4WD Edge Plus 16 21 $18,627 $20,435
Supercab 3.0L 4WD XLT 17 22 $18,770 $20,595
Supercab 3.0L Off-Rd 4WD XLT 16 21 $20,465 $22,500
Supercab Flare 3.0L 4WD XLT 16 21 $20,447 $22,480
Supercab Flare 3.0L 4WD XLT Off-Rd 16 21 $20,888 $22,975
Supercab 3.0L 4WD Edge 17 22 $18,472 $20,260
Pricing
Invoice Price
$11,050
$11,563
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$11,749
$11,960
Monthly Payment Estimate
$196 / month
$199 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 22 mpg 22 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 26 mpg 26 mpg
Interior Dimensions
Second Head Room (in) - TBD - -
Second Shoulder Room (in) - TBD - -
Front Leg Room (in) 40.9 42.4
Front Hip Room (in) 55.2 52.7
Second Leg Room (in) - TBD - -
Front Head Room (in) 39.3 39.2
Passenger Capacity 3 3
Second Hip Room (in) - TBD - -
Front Shoulder Room (in) 55.3 54.5
Exterior Dimensions
Frame Width, Rear (in) - TBD - 32.8
Front Bumper to Back of Cab (in) - TBD - 107.3
Length, Overall w/o rear bumper (in) 185.0 187.5
Ground Clearance, Rear (in) 7.7 6.7
Cab to End of Frame (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Height, Overall (in) 63.5 64.9
Ground to Top of Frame (in) - TBD - NA
Overhang, Rear w/o bumper (in) 52.0 42.6
Wheelbase (in) 104.3 111.6
Ground Clearance, Front (in) 7.7 - TBD -
Cab to Axle (in) - TBD - 37.6
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 67.7 69.4
Ground to Top of Load Floor (in) - TBD - 28.5
Overhang, Front (in) 34.7 33.3
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Box Width @ Floor (in) 59.8 52.0
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) 17.1 16.5
Cargo Volume (ft³) 45.7 37.3
Cargo Box Width @ Top, Rear (in) 59.8 - TBD -
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) 41.7 40.4
Tailgate Width (in) - TBD - 52.0
Cargo Box Length @ Floor (in) 74.6 71.8
Ext'd Cab Cargo Volume (ft³) NA NA
Brakes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.2 x 1.02 11.28 x 1.02
Brake Type Power Power
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Brake ABS System (Second Line) NA NA
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) NA NA
Brake ABS System Rear-Wheel 4-Wheel
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 10.2 x - TBD - 9.00 x 1.75
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Fuel Tank
Aux Fuel Tank Location NA NA
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 15.9 16.5
Fuel Tank Location RH Rear Midship
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) NA NA
Steering
Steering Type Pwr Recirculating Ball Pwr Rack & Pinion
Steering Ratio (:1), At Lock 16.5 NA
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - 39.7
Steering Ratio (:1), On Center 18.1 22.0
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 33.4 37.7
Tires
Spare Tire Capacity (lbs) - TBD - 1594
Front Tire Size P225/70R15 P225/70R15
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Rear - TBD - 761
Spare Tire Size Compact P225/70R15
Front Tire Order Code NA T7H
Rear Tire Capacity (lbs) - TBD - 1594
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Front - TBD - 761
Rear Tire Size P225/70R15 P225/70R15
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Spare - TBD - 761
Front Tire Capacity (lbs) - TBD - 1594
Rear Tire Order Code NA T7H
Trailering
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) N/A N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 3500 2000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 3500 2000
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) N/A N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 350 200
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 350 300
Weight Information
Curb Weight - Rear (lbs) 1342 1269
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Front (lbs) - TBD - 2300
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 7000 4800
Curb Weight - Front (lbs) 1708 1799
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap (lbs) 4700 4400
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Rear (lbs) - TBD - 2550
Wheels
Rear Wheel Size (in) 15 x 7.0 15 x 6.0
Front Wheel Material Steel Steel
Spare Wheel Material Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 15 x 7.0 15 x 6.0
Spare Wheel Size (in) 15 x 7.0 15 x 6.0
Rear Wheel Material Steel Steel
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 7.8 6.5
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 70 95
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (2nd) NA NA
Maximum Alternator Watts NA NA
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 490 540
Engine
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 143 @ 5200 119 @ 5000
Engine Type Gas 4-cyl Gas I4
Fuel System SMPI SEFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 154 @ 4000 146 @ 3000
Engine Order Code NA NA
Displacement 2.4L/146 2.5L/153
Engine Oil Cooler NA NA
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 22 22
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 26 26
Transmission
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High NA NA
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.38 3.40
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.90 2.20
Trans Order Code NA 44M
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
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA -
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.32 3.72
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low NA NA
Clutch Size (in) 9.45 9
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.31 1.50
Trans Type 5 5
Trans PTO Access NA NA
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.84 0.79
Summary
Vehicle Name Nissan Frontier 2WD Ford Ranger
Body Code 104.3" WB 111.6" WB
Body Style Reg Cab Reg Cab 6' Styleside
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 30 30
Axle Type - Rear Straight Tube Ford Semi-Floating
Suspension Type - Front Double Wishbone Coil Spring
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 0.83 1.06
Axle Capacity - Rear (lbs) - TBD - 2750
Spring Capacity - Front (lbs) - TBD - 2300
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear 3.70 3.73
Axle Type - Front Independent Independent SLA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 30 30
Axle Capacity - Front (lbs) - TBD - 2400
Suspension Type - Rear Rigid Leaf Spring 2-Stage Multi-Leaf
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) NA NA
Axle Ratio (:1) - Front NA NA
Spring Capacity - Rear (lbs) - TBD - 2550
Frame
Frame Type Body-on-Frame w/Box Section Ladder
 
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