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Selected Style 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
King Cab V6 Manual Nismo 17 21 $21,965 $23,750
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 Manual SE 17 21 $21,838 $23,350
Crew Cab V6 Automatic SE 15 20 $22,821 $24,400
Crew Cab V6 Automatic LE 15 20 $24,647 $26,650
Crew Cab V6 Automatic Nismo 15 20 $24,831 $26,850
Cab Plus4 125" WB 4.0L Manual
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
Cab Plus4 125" WB 4.0L Manual 16 19 $19,751 $21,600
Cab Plus4 125" WB 4.0L Automatic 16 20 $19,751 $21,600
Cab Plus4 125" WB 4.0L Automatic SE 16 20 $23,896 $26,145
Pricing
Invoice Price
$19,828
$19,751
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$21,200
$21,600
Monthly Payment Estimate
$353 / month
$360 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
The Car Connection's Take
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 17 mpg 16 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 21 mpg 19 mpg
Interior Dimensions
Second Leg Room (in) 25.4 40.3
Passenger Capacity 4 5
Front Head Room (in) 39.7 39.2
Second Hip Room (in) 55.0 - TBD -
Front Shoulder Room (in) 58.3 53.8
Second Head Room (in) 38.3 35.6
Second Shoulder Room (in) 54.9 15.3
Front Leg Room (in) 42.4 42.2
Front Hip Room (in) 55.8 52.7
Exterior Dimensions
Ground Clearance, Front (in) 8.7 - TBD -
Cab to Axle (in) - TBD - 37.8
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 72.8 70.3
Ground to Top of Load Floor (in) - TBD - 31.0
Overhang, Front (in) 31.3 33.3
Frame Width, Rear (in) - TBD - 32.8
Front Bumper to Back of Cab (in) - TBD - 121.3
Length, Overall w/o rear bumper (in) 205.5 202.9
Ground Clearance, Rear (in) 10.1 - TBD -
Cab to End of Frame (in) - TBD - 77.3
Height, Overall (in) 69.7 67.5
Ground to Top of Frame (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Overhang, Rear w/o bumper (in) 48.2 42.5
Wheelbase (in) 125.9 125.9
Cargo Area Dimensions
Tailgate Width (in) 58.8 - TBD -
Cargo Box Length @ Floor (in) 73.3 71.8
Ext'd Cab Cargo Volume (ft³) - TBD - NA
Cargo Box Width @ Floor (in) 61.4 52.0
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) 18.0 16.5
Cargo Volume (ft³) 33.5 - TBD -
Cargo Box Width @ Top, Rear (in) 61.4 - TBD -
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) 44.4 40.4
Brakes
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel Four Wheel
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA 10.0 x - TBD -
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.7 x 1.1 11.3 x - TBD -
Brake Type Pwr Pwr
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA Yes
Brake ABS System (Second Line) NA NA
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes NA
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.3 x 0.7 NA
Fuel Tank
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) NA NA
Aux Fuel Tank Location NA NA
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 21.1 19.5
Fuel Tank Location NA Midship
Steering
Steering Ratio (:1), On Center 20.4 18.7
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 43.3 43.0
Steering Type Pwr rack & pinion Pwr rack & pinion
Steering Ratio (:1), At Lock 20.4 - TBD -
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Tires
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Front - TBD - - TBD -
Rear Tire Size P265/70R16 P235/75R15
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 P265/70R16 P235/75R15
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Rear - TBD - - TBD -
Spare Tire Size P265/70R16 - TBD -
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Capacity (lbs) - TBD - - TBD -
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 500 200
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 630 312
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 5000 2000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 6300 3120
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA N/A
Weight Information
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap (lbs) 5655 5100
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Rear (lbs) - TBD - 2750
Curb Weight - Rear (lbs) 1938 1647
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Front (lbs) - TBD - 2800
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 11133 7000
Curb Weight - Front (lbs) 2369 2013
Wheels
Spare Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7 15 x 7.0
Rear Wheel Material Steel Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7 15 x 7.0
Front Wheel Material Steel Steel
Spare Wheel Material Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7 15 x 7.0
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 10.8 13.7
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Watts - TBD - - TBD -
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 550 - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 110 - TBD -
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (2nd) NA NA
Engine
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 284 @ 4000 238 @ 3000
Engine Order Code NA NA
Displacement 4.0L/241 4.0L/245
Engine Oil Cooler NA NA
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 265 @ 5600 207 @ 5250
Engine Type Gas V6 Gas V6
Fuel System NVIS MFI
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 21 19
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 17 16
Transmission
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low 2.63 2.48
Clutch Size (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.74 1.31
Trans Type 6 5
Trans PTO Access NA NA
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00 0.79
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High 1.00 1.00
Drivetrain 4-Wheel Drive Four Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.97 - TBD -
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.52 2.05
Trans Order Code NA NA
Transfer Case Power Take Off NA NA
Trans Power Take Off NA NA
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.28 1.00
Trans Description Cont. Manual Manual w/OD
Transfer Case Model - TBD - - TBD -
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.77 NA
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 4.37 3.4
Summary
Body Style King Cab Cab Plus 4
Vehicle Name Nissan Frontier 4WD Mazda B-Series 4WD Truck
Body Code 125.9" WB 126"
Suspension
Axle Capacity - Front (lbs) - TBD - 2850
Suspension Type - Rear Multi-Leaf Leaf Springs
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) NA NA
Axle Ratio (:1) - Front - TBD - 4.10
Spring Capacity - Rear (lbs) - TBD - 4128
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Axle Type - Rear Dana 44 Solid
Suspension Type - Front Independent Torsion bar
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Axle Capacity - Rear (lbs) - TBD - 2750
Spring Capacity - Front (lbs) - TBD - 4128
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear - TBD - 4.10
Axle Type - Front - TBD - Independent
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Frame
Frame Type NA Ladder
 
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