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Selected Style Reg 4.0L V6 5-Speed AT (Natl)
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
Reg 4.0L V6 5-Speed AT 16 20 $22,726 $24,435
Reg 4.6L V8 6-Speed AT 15 20 $23,841 $25,635
Reg LB 4.0L V6 5-Speed AT 16 20 $23,031 $24,765
Reg LB 5.7L V8 6-Speed AT 14 18 $25,026 $26,910
Dbl 4.0L V6 5-Speed AT 16 20 $24,768 $26,775
Dbl 4.6L V8 6-Speed AT 15 20 $24,900 $26,920
Dbl 5.7L V8 6-Speed AT 14 18 $26,052 $28,165
Dbl 5.7L V8 6-Speed AT LTD 14 18 $34,558 $37,360
Dbl LB 5.7L V8 6-Speed AT 14 18 $26,969 $29,155
CrewMax 4.6L V8 6-Speed AT 15 20 $27,515 $29,745
CrewMax 5.7L V8 6-Speed AT 14 18 $28,666 $30,990
CrewMax 5.7L V8 6-Speed AT LTD 14 18 $36,903 $39,895
Reg 5.7L V8 6-Speed AT 13 17 $27,556 $29,630
Reg 5.7L FFV V8 6-Speed AT 13 17 $27,557 $29,630
Reg LB 5.7L FFV V8 6-Speed AT 13 17 $27,863 $29,960
Dbl 5.7L FFV V8 6-Speed AT 13 17 $28,874 $31,215
Dbl 5.7L FFV V8 6-Speed AT LTD 13 17 $37,388 $40,420
Dbl LB 5.7L FFV V8 6-Speed AT 13 17 $29,789 $32,205
CrewMax 5.7L FFV V8 6-Speed AT 13 17 $31,487 $34,040
CrewMax 5.7L FFV V8 6-Speed AT LTD 13 17 $39,734 $42,955
2WD Reg Cab 119.0" Work Truck
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2WD Reg Cab 119.0" Work Truck 15 20 $20,385 $21,235
2WD Reg Cab 119.0" LT 14 19 $24,933 $26,810
2WD Reg Cab 133.0" Work Truck 15 20 $20,760 $21,625
2WD Reg Cab 133.0" LT 14 19 $25,049 $26,935
2WD Ext Cab 143.5" Work Truck 15 20 $24,491 $25,780
2WD Ext Cab 143.5" LS 14 19 $26,528 $28,525
2WD Ext Cab 143.5" LT 14 19 $27,444 $29,510
2WD Ext Cab 143.5" LTZ 15 21 $33,168 $35,665
2WD Ext Cab 157.5" Work Truck 15 21 $26,429 $27,820
2WD Ext Cab 157.5" LT 15 21 $28,476 $30,620
2WD Ext Cab 157.5" LTZ 15 21 $33,447 $35,965
2WD Crew Cab 143.5" Work Truck 14 19 $28,272 $29,760
2WD Crew Cab 143.5" LS 14 19 $28,592 $30,745
2WD Crew Cab 143.5" LT 14 19 $29,620 $31,850
2WD Crew Cab 143.5" Xtra Fuel Economy 15 22 $31,257 $33,610
2WD Crew Cab 143.5" LTZ 15 21 $36,279 $39,010
4WD Reg Cab 119.0" Work Truck 14 18 $23,496 $24,475
4WD Reg Cab 119.0" LT 13 18 $28,058 $30,170
4WD Reg Cab 133.0" Work Truck 14 18 $23,784 $24,775
4WD Reg Cab 133.0" LT 13 18 $28,337 $30,470
4WD Ext Cab 143.5" Work Truck 13 18 $28,367 $29,860
4WD Ext Cab 143.5" LS 13 18 $29,457 $31,675
4WD Ext Cab 143.5" LT 13 18 $30,015 $32,275
4WD Ext Cab 143.5" LTZ 15 21 $36,097 $38,815
4WD Ext Cab 157.5" Work Truck 15 21 $29,421 $30,970
4WD Ext Cab 157.5" LT 15 21 $31,043 $33,380
4WD Ext Cab 157.5" LTZ 15 21 $36,376 $39,115
4WD Crew Cab 143.5" Work Truck 13 18 $31,264 $32,910
4WD Crew Cab 143.5" LS 13 18 $31,522 $33,895
4WD Crew Cab 143.5" LT 13 18 $32,550 $35,000
4WD Crew Cab 143.5" LTZ 15 21 $39,208 $42,160
Pricing
Invoice Price
$22,726
$20,385
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$24,435
$21,235
Monthly Payment Estimate
$407 / month
$354 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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TCC's Bottom Line The interior may be a letdown in quality, but the 2011 Toyota Tundra is every bit as big and tough as the other full-size trucks. The 2011 Chevrolet Silverado offer strong engines and comfortable interiors to complement impressive toughness and towing/hauling ratings, while the Hybrid model is the most fuel-efficient big pickup on the market.
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 16 mpg 15 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 20 mpg 20 mpg
Interior Dimensions
Front Leg Room (in) 42.5 41.3
Front Hip Room (in) 63.0 62.5
Front Head Room (in) 40.2 41.5
Front Shoulder Room (in) 66.7 65.2
Passenger Capacity 3 3
Exterior Dimensions
Ground Clearance, Front (in) - TBD - 7.7
Cab to Axle (in) - TBD - 41.9
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 79.9 79.9
Ground to Top of Load Floor (in) - TBD - 34.7
Overhang, Front (in) - TBD - 39.4
Frame Width, Rear (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Front Bumper to Back of Cab (in) - TBD - 116.5
Length, Overall w/o rear bumper (in) 209.8 205.6
Ground Clearance, Rear (in) - TBD - 13.4
Cab to End of Frame (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Height, Overall (in) 75.8 73.6
Ground to Top of Frame (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Overhang, Rear w/o bumper (in) - TBD - 47.2
Wheelbase (in) 126.8 119.0
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) 50.0 50.6
Tailgate Width (in) 66.4 61.5
Cargo Box Length @ Floor (in) 78.7 78.7
Ext'd Cab Cargo Volume (ft³) NA NA
Cargo Box Width @ Floor (in) - TBD - 62.4
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) 22.2 21.0
Cargo Volume (ft³) - TBD - 60.7
Cargo Box Width @ Top, Rear (in) 66.4 61.5
Brakes
Brake ABS System (Second Line) NA NA
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes NA
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 13.6 x - TBD - NA
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA 11.6 x 2.4
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 13.9 x - TBD - 13.0 x 1.2
Brake Type Pwr Pwr
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA Yes
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 26.4 26.0
Fuel Tank Location NA Driver Side
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) NA NA
Aux Fuel Tank Location NA NA
Steering
Steering Ratio (:1), At Lock 3.71 3.5
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), On Center 18.1 19.2
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 39.2 39.7
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr
Tires
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Rear - TBD - - TBD -
Spare Tire Size P255/70R18 P245/70R17
Front Tire Order Code NA QU1
Rear Tire Capacity (lbs) - TBD - 2304
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Front - TBD - - TBD -
Rear Tire Size P255/70R18 P245/70R17
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Spare - TBD - - TBD -
Front Tire Capacity (lbs) - TBD - 2004
Rear Tire Order Code NA QU1
Spare Tire Capacity (lbs) - TBD - - TBD -
Front Tire Size P255/70R18 P245/70R17
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 520 720
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 520 - TBD -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 5000 4800
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 5200 4800
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 5200 - TBD -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 500 480
Maximum Trailering Capacity (lbs) - 9100
Weight Information
Curb Weight - Rear (lbs) 2061 1879
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap (lbs) 6200 6400
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Front (lbs) 3900 3200
Curb Weight - Front (lbs) 2519 2584
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 10000 - TBD -
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Rear (lbs) 3700 3750
Wheels
Front Wheel Material Steel Steel
Spare Wheel Material Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 18 x - TBD - 17 x 7.5
Spare Wheel Size (in) 18 x - TBD - 17 x - TBD -
Rear Wheel Material Steel Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 18 x - TBD - 17 x 7.5
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 10.1 12.6
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - 600
Maximum Alternator Watts - TBD - NA
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (2nd) - TBD - NA
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) - TBD - 145
Engine
Displacement 4.0L/241 4.3L/262
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 236 @ 5200 195 @ 4600
Engine Type Gas V6 Gas V6
Fuel System EFI Electronic Fuel Injection
Engine Oil Cooler 6.3 NA
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 266 @ 4000 260 @ 2800
Engine Order Code NA LU3
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 20 20
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 16 15
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG) 18 17
Transmission
Trans Type 5 4
Trans PTO Access - TBD - NA
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.72 NA
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High NA NA
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.22 2.29
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.04 1.63
Trans Order Code NA M30
Transfer Case Power Take Off NA NA
Trans Power Take Off - TBD - NA
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00 0.70
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD Automatic
Transfer Case Model NA NA
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.52 3.06
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low NA NA
Clutch Size (in) NA NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.40 1.00
Summary
Vehicle Name Toyota Tundra 2WD Truck Chevrolet Silverado 1500
Body Code - TBD - E63
Body Style Reg Cab Reg Cab 6.5' Wideside
Suspension
Axle Capacity - Rear (lbs) - TBD - 3750
Spring Capacity - Front (lbs) NA 3200
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear 3.91 3.23
Axle Type - Front - TBD - Independent
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - 1.81
Axle Capacity - Front (lbs) - TBD - 3200
Suspension Type - Rear Trapezoidal 2-stage multi-leaf
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) NA - TBD -
Axle Ratio (:1) - Front NA NA
Spring Capacity - Rear (lbs) NA 3750
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - 1.81
Axle Type - Rear - TBD - Semi-Floating
Suspension Type - Front Independent Independent
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 1.42 1.42
Frame
Frame Type - TBD - Hydroformed
Emissions
Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year 10.4 11.0
EPA Greenhouse Gas Score 3 3
Crash Test Ratings
Overall Rating
Overall Frontal Barrier Crash Rating
Frontal Barrier Crash Rating Driver
Frontal Barrier Crash Rating Passenger
Overall Side Crash Rating
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Side Barrier Rating
Side Barrier Rating Driver
Side Barrier Rating Passenger Rear Seat -
Side Pole Rating Driver Front Seat
Combined Side Rating Front Seat
Combined Side Rating Rear Seat - -
Rollover Rating
 
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