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Selected Style 4-Door Sedan GL 1.8L Manual
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan 1.8L Manual GL 28 35 $12,766 $13,299
4-Door Wagon 1.8L Manual GL 27 34 $13,246 $13,799
4-Door Sedan 1.8L Automatic GL 26 33 $13,726 $14,299
4-Door Sedan 1.8L Manual GLX 28 35 $13,726 $14,299
4-Door Wagon 1.8L Automatic GL 26 33 $14,206 $14,799
4-Door Wagon 1.8L Manual GLX 27 34 $14,206 $14,799
4-Door Sedan 1.8L Automatic GLX 26 33 $14,686 $15,299
4-Door Wagon 1.8L Automatic GLX 26 33 $15,166 $15,799
4-Door Wagon 1.8L Automatic GLX+ 26 33 $15,934 $16,599
2-Door Reg Cab 120" WB
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door Reg Cab 120" WB 15 19 $15,733 $17,620
2-Door Reg Cab 140" WB 15 19 $15,978 $17,905
2-Door Reg Cab 120" WB 4WD 14 17 $19,447 $21,880
2-Door Reg Cab 140" WB 4WD 14 17 $19,739 $22,220
4-Door Quad Cab 140" WB 15 19 $20,161 $22,710
4-Door Quad Cab 160" WB 15 19 $20,401 $22,990
4-Door Quad Cab 140" WB 4WD 14 17 $22,938 $25,910
4-Door Quad Cab 160" WB 4WD 14 17 $23,221 $26,240
Pricing
Invoice Price
$12,766
$15,733
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$13,299
$17,620
Monthly Payment Estimate
$222 / month
$294 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 28 mpg 15 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 35 mpg 19 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Sub-Compact -
Interior Dimensions
Front Hip Room (in) 50.8 - TBD -
Second Leg Room (in) 34.1 -
Front Head Room (in) 39.1 - TBD -
Passenger Volume (ft³) 98.0 -
Second Hip Room (in) 48.2 -
Front Shoulder Room (in) 51.8 - TBD -
Second Head Room (in) 37.3 -
Passenger Capacity 5 3
Second Shoulder Room (in) 52.1 -
Front Leg Room (in) 42.3 - TBD -
Exterior Dimensions
Track Width, Rear (in) 56.5 -
Wheelbase (in) 97.6 120.5
Liftover Height (in) 25.9 -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 66.1 79.9
Track Width, Front (in) 56.7 -
Min Ground Clearance (in) 5.5 -
Length, Overall (in) 166.3 -
Height, Overall (in) 53.9 74.4
Ground to Top of Frame (in) - - TBD -
Overhang, Rear w/o bumper (in) - - TBD -
Ground Clearance, Front (in) - - TBD -
Cab to Axle (in) - - TBD -
Ground to Top of Load Floor (in) - - TBD -
Overhang, Front (in) - - TBD -
Frame Width, Rear (in) - - TBD -
Front Bumper to Back of Cab (in) - - TBD -
Length, Overall w/o rear bumper (in) - 207.7
Ground Clearance, Rear (in) - - TBD -
Cab to End of Frame (in) - - TBD -
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 12.0 -
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) - - TBD -
Tailgate Width (in) - - TBD -
Cargo Box Length @ Floor (in) - 6.25
Ext'd Cab Cargo Volume (ft³) - - TBD -
Cargo Box Width @ Floor (in) - - TBD -
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) - - TBD -
Cargo Volume (ft³) - - TBD -
Cargo Box Width @ Top, Rear (in) - - TBD -
Brakes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 7.87 x 1.18 NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 9.17 x 0.79 - TBD -
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes NA
Brake ABS System NA Rear Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) NA Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) NA NA
Brake Type Power Pwr
Brake ABS System (Second Line) - NA
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 12.7 26.0
Aux Fuel Tank Location - NA
Fuel Tank Location - NA
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) - NA
Steering
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.2 -
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) 34.8 - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 15.9 -
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 32.2 - TBD -
Steering Type Power Pwr rack & pinion
Steering Ratio (:1), At Lock - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), On Center - - TBD -
Tires
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size P185/60R14 P245/70R17
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size P185/60R14 P245/70R17
Spare Tire Size T115/70D14 P245/70R17
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Capacity (lbs) - - TBD -
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Rear - - TBD -
Rear Tire Capacity (lbs) - - TBD -
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Front - - TBD -
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Spare - - TBD -
Front Tire Capacity (lbs) - - TBD -
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) N/A 500
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) N/A - TBD -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) N/A 5000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) N/A - TBD -
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) - NA
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) - NA
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2271 -
Curb Weight - Rear (lbs) - 2025
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Front (lbs) - - TBD -
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) - 8,000
Curb Weight - Front (lbs) - 2474
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap (lbs) - 6650
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Rear (lbs) - - TBD -
Wheels
Rear Wheel Size (in) 14 x 5.5 16 x 7.0
Front Wheel Material Steel Steel
Spare Wheel Material Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 14 x 5.5 16 x 7.0
Spare Wheel Size (in) 14 x 4 16 x 7.0
Rear Wheel Material Steel Steel
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 4.4 - TBD -
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 390 600
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 70 136
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (2nd) - NA
Maximum Alternator Watts - 1632
Engine
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 117 @ 3500 319 @ 4000
Engine Order Code NA EKG
Displacement 1.8L/112 3.7L/226
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 122 @ 6300 215 @ 5200
Engine Type Gas L4 Gas V6
Fuel System MPFI SMPI
Engine Oil Cooler - NA
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 35 19
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 28 15
Transmission
Clutch Size (in) 7.48 11.0
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.31 1.38
Trans Type 5 5
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.82 0.73
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.25 3.57
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.90 2.33
Trans Order Code NA DDC
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.79 -
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.97 1.00
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD Manual w/OD
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.55 4.03
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High - NA
Transfer Case Power Take Off - NA
Trans Power Take Off - NA
Transfer Case Model - NA
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low - NA
Trans PTO Access - NA
Summary
Vehicle Name Suzuki Esteem Dodge Ram 1500
Body Style 4dr Sedan Reg Cab 6'3" Bed
Body Code - 120" WB
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 30 - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut Independant SLA
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) NA NA
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/coil spring -
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 30 - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 0.87 - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear MacPherson Strut Leaf spring
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/coil spring -
Axle Capacity - Rear (lbs) - - TBD -
Spring Capacity - Front (lbs) - - TBD -
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear - 3.55
Axle Type - Front - NA
Axle Capacity - Front (lbs) - - TBD -
Axle Ratio (:1) - Front - NA
Spring Capacity - Rear (lbs) - - TBD -
Axle Type - Rear - Semi-floating
Frame
Frame Type - Ladder
 
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