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Selected Style RegCab V6 Manual (GS)
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
RegCab V6 Manual 16 20 $14,529 $16,055
RegCab V6 Automatic 18 22 $15,287 $16,895
RegCab V8 Automatic Work Truck 16 18 $16,768 $18,530
AccessCab V6 Manual SR5 16 20 $20,400 $22,510
AccessCab V6 Automatic SR5 18 22 $21,103 $23,280
AccessCab V8 Stepside SR5 16 18 $22,634 $24,985
AccessCab V8 SR5 16 18 $21,956 $24,235
AccessCab V8 Stepside Ltd 16 18 $25,271 $27,925
AccessCab V8 Ltd 16 18 $24,591 $27,175
DoubleCab V8 SR5 16 18 $23,728 $26,220
DoubleCab V8 Ltd 16 18 $27,008 $29,845
RegCab V8 4WD Work Truck 15 18 $19,782 $21,860
AccessCab V8 4WD Stepside (Natl SR5 15 18 $25,650 $28,315
AccessCab V8 4WD SR5 15 18 $24,970 $27,565
AccessCab V8 4WD Stepside (Natl Ltd 15 18 $28,293 $31,265
AccessCab V8 4WD Ltd 15 18 $27,615 $30,515
DoubleCab V8 4WD SR5 15 18 $26,742 $29,550
DoubleCab V8 4WD Ltd 15 18 $30,021 $33,175
AccessCab V8 4WD Stepside SR5 15 18 $25,650 $28,315
AccessCab V8 4WD Stepside Ltd 15 18 $28,293 $31,265
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
Pricing
Invoice Price
$14,529
$19,828
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$16,055
$21,200
Monthly Payment Estimate
$268 / month
$353 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 16 mpg 17 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 20 mpg 21 mpg
Interior Dimensions
Front Leg Room (in) 41.5 42.4
Front Hip Room (in) 59.3 55.8
Front Head Room (in) 40.3 39.7
Passenger Capacity 3 4
Front Shoulder Room (in) 62.4 58.3
Second Head Room (in) - 38.3
Second Shoulder Room (in) - 54.9
Second Leg Room (in) - 25.4
Second Hip Room (in) - 55.0
Exterior Dimensions
Ground to Top of Frame (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Overhang, Rear w/o bumper (in) - TBD - 48.2
Wheelbase (in) 128.3 125.9
Ground Clearance, Front (in) 10.4 8.7
Cab to Axle (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 75.2 72.8
Ground to Top of Load Floor (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Overhang, Front (in) - TBD - 31.3
Frame Width, Rear (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Front Bumper to Back of Cab (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Length, Overall w/o rear bumper (in) 218.3 205.5
Ground Clearance, Rear (in) 10.4 10.1
Cab to End of Frame (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Height, Overall (in) 70.5 69.7
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Volume (ft³) - TBD - 33.5
Cargo Box Width @ Top, Rear (in) - TBD - 61.4
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) 49.3 44.4
Tailgate Width (in) - TBD - 58.8
Cargo Box Length @ Floor (in) 98.2 73.3
Ext'd Cab Cargo Volume (ft³) NA - TBD -
Cargo Box Width @ Floor (in) 62.8 61.4
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) 17.2 18.0
Brakes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) - TBD - 11.7 x 1.1
Brake Type Pwr Pwr
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes NA
Brake ABS System (Second Line) NA NA
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) NA Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) NA 11.3 x 0.7
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) - TBD - NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Fuel Tank
Aux Fuel Tank Location NA NA
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 26.4 21.1
Fuel Tank Location NA NA
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) NA NA
Steering
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr rack & pinion
Steering Ratio (:1), At Lock 18.6 20.4
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), On Center - TBD - 20.4
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 44.9 43.3
Tires
Spare Tire Capacity (lbs) - TBD - - TBD -
Front Tire Size P245/70R16 P265/70R16
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Rear - TBD - - TBD -
Spare Tire Size P245/70R16 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 -
Rear Tire Size P245/70R16 P265/70R16
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Spare - TBD - - TBD -
Front Tire Capacity (lbs) - TBD - - TBD -
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Trailering
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) - TBD - NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 5000 5000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA 6300
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) - TBD - NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 500 500
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA 630
Weight Information
Curb Weight - Rear (lbs) 1771 1938
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Front (lbs) - TBD - - TBD -
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 9200 11133
Curb Weight - Front (lbs) 2164 2369
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap (lbs) 5500 5655
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Rear (lbs) - TBD - - TBD -
Wheels
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7 16 x 7
Front Wheel Material Steel Steel
Spare Wheel Material Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7 16 x 7
Spare Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7 16 x 7
Rear Wheel Material Steel Steel
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 10.6 10.8
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 80 110
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (2nd) - TBD - NA
Maximum Alternator Watts - TBD - - TBD -
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - 550
Engine
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 245 @ 5200 265 @ 5600
Engine Type Gas V6 Gas V6
Fuel System EFI NVIS
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 282 @ 3800 284 @ 4000
Engine Order Code NA NA
Displacement 4.0L/241 4.0L/241
Engine Oil Cooler NA NA
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 16 17
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 20 21
Transmission
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High NA 1.00
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.22 3.97
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive 4-Wheel Drive
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.19 2.52
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Trans Order Code NA NA
Transfer Case Power Take Off NA NA
Trans Power Take Off - TBD - NA
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.19 1.28
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD Manual
Transfer Case Model NA - TBD -
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.85 0.77
First Gear Ratio (:1) 4.17 4.37
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low NA 2.63
Clutch Size (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.49 1.74
Trans Type 6 6
Trans PTO Access - TBD - NA
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00 1.00
Summary
Vehicle Name Toyota Tundra Nissan Frontier 4WD
Body Code - TBD - 125.9" WB
Body Style Reg Cab King Cab
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Axle Type - Rear - TBD - Dana 44
Suspension Type - Front Independent Independent
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Axle Capacity - Rear (lbs) - TBD - - TBD -
Spring Capacity - Front (lbs) Double Wishbone - TBD -
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear 4.08 - TBD -
Axle Type - Front - TBD - - TBD -
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Axle Capacity - Front (lbs) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear Leaf Spring Multi-Leaf
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) NA NA
Axle Ratio (:1) - Front NA - TBD -
Spring Capacity - Rear (lbs) NA - TBD -
Frame
Frame Type Ladder NA
 
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