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Selected Style XE King Cab I4 Manual 2WD
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
King Cab I4 Manual 2WD XE 22 25 $15,038 $15,900
King Cab I4 Automatic 2WD XE 19 24 $16,030 $16,950
King Cab V6 Manual 2WD SE 17 21 $18,064 $19,100
King Cab V6 Automatic 2WD SE 16 20 $19,057 $20,150
Crew Cab V6 Manual 2WD SE 17 21 $19,813 $20,950
King Cab V6 Manual 4WD SE 17 21 $20,389 $21,800
Crew Cab V6 Automatic 2WD SE 16 20 $20,806 $22,000
King Cab V6 Automatic 2WD Nismo 16 20 $20,997 $22,450
King Cab V6 Automatic 2WD LE 16 20 $21,184 $22,650
King Cab V6 Automatic 4WD SE 15 20 $21,372 $22,850
Crew Cab V6 Manual 4WD SE 17 21 $22,120 $23,650
King Cab V6 Manual 4WD Nismo 17 21 $22,289 $24,100
Crew Cab V6 Automatic 2WD LE 16 20 $22,774 $24,350
Crew Cab V6 Automatic 2WD Nismo 16 20 $22,915 $24,500
Crew Cab V6 Automatic 4WD SE 15 20 $23,102 $24,700
King Cab V6 Automatic 4WD Nismo 15 20 $23,260 $25,150
King Cab V6 Automatic 4WD LE 15 20 $23,445 $25,350
Crew Cab V6 Automatic 4WD LE 15 20 $24,970 $27,000
Crew Cab V6 Automatic 4WD Nismo 15 20 $25,155 $27,200
Reg Cab 111.2" WB 2WD Work Truck
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
Reg Cab 111.2" WB 2WD Work Truck 20 27 $13,919 $14,730
Reg Cab 111.2" WB 2WD LS 20 27 $14,108 $14,930
Reg Cab 111.2" WB 2WD LT w/1LT 20 27 $14,894 $15,930
Reg Cab 111.2" WB 2WD LT w/2LT 17 23 $14,894 $15,930
Reg Cab 111.2" WB 2WD LT w/3LT 19 24 $14,894 $15,930
Reg Chassis Cab 2WD Work Truck 19 25 $15,809 $16,730
Ext Cab 125.9" WB 2WD LS 20 27 $16,376 $17,330
Ext Cab 125.9" WB 2WD Work Truck 20 27 $16,376 $17,330
Reg Cab 111.2" WB 4WD LS 18 23 $17,321 $18,330
Reg Cab 111.2" WB 4WD Work Truck 18 23 $17,321 $18,330
Ext Cab 125.9" WB 2WD LT w/1LT 20 27 $17,325 $18,530
Ext Cab 125.9" WB 2WD LT w/2LT 17 23 $17,325 $18,530
Ext Cab 125.9" WB 2WD LT w/3LT 19 24 $17,325 $18,530
Reg Cab 111.2" WB 4WD LT w/1LT 18 23 $18,073 $19,330
Reg Cab 111.2" WB 4WD LT w/2LT 16 22 $18,073 $19,330
Reg Cab 111.2" WB 4WD LT w/3LT 18 22 $18,073 $19,330
Ext Cab 125.9" WB 4WD LS 18 23 $19,400 $20,530
Ext Cab 125.9" WB 4WD Work Truck 18 23 $19,400 $20,530
Crew Cab 126.0" WB 2WD LT w/1LT 17 23 $19,943 $21,330
Crew Cab 126.0" WB 2WD LT w/2LT 19 24 $19,943 $21,330
Crew Cab 126.0" WB 2WD LT w/3LT 19 24 $19,943 $21,330
Ext Cab 125.9" WB 4WD LT w/1LT 18 23 $20,130 $21,530
Ext Cab 125.9" WB 4WD LT w/2LT 16 22 $20,130 $21,530
Ext Cab 125.9" WB 4WD LT w/3LT 18 22 $20,130 $21,530
Crew Cab 126.0" WB 4WD LT w/1LT 16 22 $22,281 $23,830
Crew Cab 126.0" WB 4WD LT w/2LT 18 22 $22,281 $23,830
Crew Cab 126.0" WB 4WD LT w/3LT 18 22 $22,281 $23,830
Pricing
Invoice Price
$15,038
$13,919
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$15,900
$14,730
Monthly Payment Estimate
$265 / month
$246 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 22 mpg 20 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 25 mpg 27 mpg
Interior Dimensions
Front Hip Room (in) 55.8 53.3
Second Leg Room (in) 25.4 -
Front Head Room (in) 39.7 39.6
Passenger Capacity 4 3
Second Hip Room (in) 58.0 -
Front Shoulder Room (in) 58.3 57.1
Second Head Room (in) 38.3 -
Second Shoulder Room (in) 54.9 -
Front Leg Room (in) 42.4 42.2
Exterior Dimensions
Wheelbase (in) 125.9 111.3
Ground Clearance, Front (in) 8.7 - TBD -
Cab to Axle (in) - TBD - 34.2
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 72.8 67.6
Ground to Top of Load Floor (in) - TBD - 26.9
Overhang, Front (in) - TBD - 33.9
Frame Width, Rear (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Front Bumper to Back of Cab (in) - TBD - 110.9
Length, Overall w/o rear bumper (in) 205.5 192.4
Ground Clearance, Rear (in) 10.1 -TBD -
Cab to End of Frame (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Height, Overall (in) 69.7 64.9
Ground to Top of Frame (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Overhang, Rear w/o bumper (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) - TBD - 42.6
Tailgate Width (in) - TBD - 52.4
Cargo Box Length @ Floor (in) 73.3 72.8
Ext'd Cab Cargo Volume (ft³) - TBD - NA
Cargo Box Width @ Floor (in) 61.4 57.2
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) 18.0 18.6
Cargo Volume (ft³) - TBD - 44.0
Cargo Box Width @ Top, Rear (in) - TBD - NA
Brakes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) - TBD - NA
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA 11.6 x 1.8
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) - TBD - 11 x 1.1
Brake Type Pwr Pwr
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA Yes
Brake ABS System (Second Line) NA NA
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes NA
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Location NA - TBD -
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) NA NA
Aux Fuel Tank Location NA NA
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 21.1 19
Steering
Steering Ratio (:1), On Center 20.4 17.1
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) - TBD - 39.4
Steering Type Pwr Rack & pinion Pwr
Steering Ratio (:1), At Lock 3.55 3.31
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) NA NA
Tires
Rear Tire Capacity (lbs) - TBD - 1452
Spare Tire Order Code NA ZAA
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Front - TBD - NA
Rear Tire Size P235/75R15 P205/75R15
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Spare - TBD - NA
Front Tire Capacity (lbs) - TBD - 1452
Rear Tire Order Code NA QCE
Spare Tire Capacity (lbs) - TBD - 1452
Front Tire Size P235/75R15 P205/75R15
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Rear - TBD - NA
Spare Tire Size P235/75R15 Compact
Front Tire Order Code NA QCE
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) - TBD - 600
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) - TBD - 270
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) - TBD - 4000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) - TBD - 1800
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Weight Information
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) - TBD - 5500
Curb Weight - Front (lbs) 1985 1823
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap (lbs) - TBD - 4850
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Rear (lbs) - TBD - 2896
Curb Weight - Rear (lbs) 1690 1375
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Front (lbs) - TBD - 2533
Wheels
Front Wheel Size (in) 15 x 7 15 x 6
Spare Wheel Size (in) 15 x 7 Compact
Rear Wheel Material Steel Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 15 x 7 15 x 6
Front Wheel Material Steel Steel
Spare Wheel Material Steel Steel
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) - TBD - - TBD -
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (2nd) NA NA
Maximum Alternator Watts - TBD - NA
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - 690
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) - TBD - 100
Engine
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 173 @ 4400 185 @ 2800
Engine Order Code NA LK5
Displacement 2.5L/152 2.8L/169
Engine Oil Cooler NA NA
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 154 @ 5200 175 @ 5600
Engine Type Gas 4-cyl Gas I4
Fuel System - TBD - MFI
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 25 27
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 22 20
Transmission
Transfer Case Model NA NA
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.58 3.75
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low NA NA
Clutch Size (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.36 1.37
Trans Type 5 5
Trans PTO Access NA NA
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.81 0.73
Trans Description Cont. Again w/OD NA
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High NA NA
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.64 3.67
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.08 2.26
Trans Order Code NA MA5
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 Manual w/OD
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) - NA
Summary
Body Code 125.9" WB E63
Body Style King Cab Regular Cab
Vehicle Name Nissan Frontier Chevrolet Colorado
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) NA 30
Axle Capacity - Front (lbs) - TBD - 2533
Suspension Type - Rear Multi-Leaf 2-Stage Multi-Leaf
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) - TBD - NA
Axle Ratio (:1) - Front - TBD - NA
Spring Capacity - Rear (lbs) - TBD - 2900
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) NA - TBD -
Axle Type - Rear NA Semi-Floating
Suspension Type - Front Independent Coil Springs
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD - 1.10
Axle Capacity - Rear (lbs) - TBD - 2900
Spring Capacity - Front (lbs) - TBD - 2535
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear - TBD - 3.42
Axle Type - Front NA - TBD -
Frame
Frame Type NA Ladder
 
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