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Selected Style XE King Cab I4 Manual
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
King Cab I4 Manual XE 22 25 $14,754 $15,600
King Cab I4 Automatic XE 19 24 $15,746 $16,650
King Cab V6 Manual SE 17 21 $17,496 $18,500
King Cab V6 Automatic SE 17 21 $18,489 $19,550
Crew Cab V6 Manual SE 17 21 $19,529 $20,650
Crew Cab V6 Automatic SE 17 21 $20,523 $21,700
King Cab V6 Automatic Nismo 17 21 $20,670 $22,100
King Cab V6 Automatic LE 17 21 $20,857 $22,300
Crew Cab V6 Automatic LE 17 21 $22,446 $24,000
Crew Cab V6 Automatic Nismo 17 21 $22,586 $24,150
SE King Cab V6 Manual
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
King Cab V6 Manual SE 17 21 $19,828 $21,200
King Cab V6 Automatic SE 15 20 $20,810 $22,250
Crew Cab V6 Manual SE 17 21 $21,838 $23,350
King Cab V6 Manual Nismo 17 21 $21,965 $23,750
Crew Cab V6 Automatic SE 15 20 $22,821 $24,400
King Cab V6 Automatic Nismo 15 20 $22,935 $24,800
King Cab V6 Automatic LE 15 20 $23,121 $25,000
Crew Cab V6 Automatic LE 15 20 $24,647 $26,650
Crew Cab V6 Automatic Nismo 15 20 $24,831 $26,850
Pricing
Invoice Price
$14,754
$19,828
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$15,600
$21,200
Monthly Payment Estimate
$260 / month
$353 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating Read Our Full Review
Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 22 mpg 17 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 25 mpg 21 mpg
Interior Dimensions
Front Head Room (in) 39.7 39.7
Passenger Capacity 4 4
Second Hip Room (in) 55.0 55.0
Front Shoulder Room (in) 58.3 58.3
Second Head Room (in) 38.3 38.3
Second Shoulder Room (in) 54.9 54.9
Front Leg Room (in) 42.4 42.4
Front Hip Room (in) 55.8 55.8
Second Leg Room (in) 25.4 25.4
Exterior Dimensions
Ground to Top of Load Floor (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Overhang, Front (in) 31.3 31.3
Frame Width, Rear (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Front Bumper to Back of Cab (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Length, Overall w/o rear bumper (in) 205.5 205.5
Ground Clearance, Rear (in) 10.1 10.1
Cab to End of Frame (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Height, Overall (in) 69.7 69.7
Ground to Top of Frame (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Overhang, Rear w/o bumper (in) 48.2 48.2
Wheelbase (in) 125.9 125.9
Ground Clearance, Front (in) 8.7 8.7
Cab to Axle (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 72.8 72.8
Cargo Area Dimensions
Tailgate Width (in) 58.8 58.8
Cargo Box Length @ Floor (in) 73.3 73.3
Ext'd Cab Cargo Volume (ft³) - TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Box Width @ Floor (in) 61.4 61.4
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) 18.0 18.0
Cargo Volume (ft³) 33.5 33.5
Cargo Box Width @ Top, Rear (in) 61.4 61.4
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) 44.4 44.4
Brakes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.1 x 0.7 11.7 x 1.1
Brake Type Pwr Pwr
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Brake ABS System (Second Line) NA NA
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.3 x 0.7 11.3 x 0.7
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Fuel Tank
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) NA NA
Aux Fuel Tank Location NA NA
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 21.1 21.1
Fuel Tank Location NA NA
Steering
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 43.4 43.3
Steering Type Pwr rack & pinion Pwr rack & pinion
Steering Ratio (:1), At Lock 20.4 20.4
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), On Center 20.4 20.4
Tires
Rear Tire Size P235/75R15 P265/70R16
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Spare - TBD - - TBD -
Front Tire Capacity (lbs) - TBD - - TBD -
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Capacity (lbs) - TBD - - TBD -
Front Tire Size P235/75R15 P265/70R16
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Rear - TBD - - TBD -
Spare Tire Size P235/75R15 P265/70R16
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Capacity (lbs) - TBD - - TBD -
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Front - TBD - - TBD -
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 350 630
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 3500 5000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 35000 6300
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 350 500
Weight Information
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Rear (lbs) - TBD - - TBD -
Curb Weight - Rear (lbs) 1654 1938
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Front (lbs) - TBD - - TBD -
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 7936 11133
Curb Weight - Front (lbs) 2021 2369
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap (lbs) 4676 5655
Wheels
Rear Wheel Material Steel Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 15 x 7 16 x 7
Front Wheel Material Steel Steel
Spare Wheel Material Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 15 x 7 16 x 7
Spare Wheel Size (in) 15 x 7 16 x 7
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 9.3 10.8
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 550 550
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 110 110
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (2nd) NA NA
Maximum Alternator Watts - TBD - - TBD -
Engine
Displacement 2.5L/152 4.0L/241
Engine Oil Cooler NA NA
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 154 @ 5200 265 @ 5600
Engine Type Gas 4-cyl Gas V6
Fuel System NVIS NVIS
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 173 @ 4400 284 @ 4000
Engine Order Code NA NA
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 25 21
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 22 17
Transmission
Clutch Size (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.36 1.74
Trans Type 5 6
Trans PTO Access NA NA
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.81 1.00
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High NA 1.00
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.64 3.97
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive 4-Wheel Drive
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.08 2.52
Trans Order Code NA NA
Transfer Case Power Take Off NA NA
Trans Power Take Off NA NA
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00 1.28
Trans Description Cont. Manual Manual
Transfer Case Model NA - TBD -
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA 0.77
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.58 4.37
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low NA 2.63
Summary
Body Style King Cab King Cab
Vehicle Name Nissan Frontier 2WD Nissan Frontier 4WD
Body Code 125.9" WB 125.9" WB
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) - TBD - NA
Axle Ratio (:1) - Front - TBD - - TBD -
Spring Capacity - Rear (lbs) - TBD - - TBD -
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) NA - TBD -
Axle Type - Rear NA Dana 44
Suspension Type - Front Independent Independent
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Axle Capacity - Rear (lbs) - TBD - - TBD -
Spring Capacity - Front (lbs) - TBD - - TBD -
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear - TBD - - TBD -
Axle Type - Front NA - TBD -
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) NA - TBD -
Axle Capacity - Front (lbs) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear Multi-Leaf Multi-Leaf
Frame
Frame Type NA NA
 
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