Compare 2008 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 vs 2007 Toyota Tundra

2008 Chevrolet Silverado 1500
2007 Toyota Tundra
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2WD Crew Cab 143.5" LS
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
Silverado 1500 2WD Crew Cab 143.5" LS 14 19 $25,853 $28,255
Silverado 1500 2WD Crew Cab 143.5" LT w/1LT 14 19 $27,056 $29,570
Silverado 1500 2WD Crew Cab 143.5" LT w/2LT 15 20 $29,613 $32,365
Silverado 1500 2WD Crew Cab 143.5" LTZ 15 20 $32,757 $35,800
Silverado 1500 2WD Crew Cab 143.5" Work Truck 14 19 $24,952 $27,270
Silverado 1500 2WD Ext Cab 134.0" LT w/1LT 14 19 $24,407 $26,675
Silverado 1500 2WD Ext Cab 134.0" LT w/2LT 15 20 $26,315 $28,760
Silverado 1500 2WD Ext Cab 134.0" LTZ 15 20 $29,238 $31,955
Silverado 1500 2WD Ext Cab 134.0" Work Truck 15 20 $20,775 $22,705
Silverado 1500 2WD Ext Cab 143.5" LS 14 19 $22,865 $24,990
Silverado 1500 2WD Ext Cab 143.5" LT w/1LT 14 19 $24,682 $26,975
Silverado 1500 2WD Ext Cab 143.5" LT w/2LT 15 20 $26,589 $29,060
Silverado 1500 2WD Ext Cab 143.5" LTZ 15 20 $29,513 $32,255
Silverado 1500 2WD Ext Cab 143.5" Work Truck 15 20 $21,049 $23,005
Silverado 1500 2WD Ext Cab 157.5" LT w/1LT 15 20 $25,514 $27,885
Silverado 1500 2WD Ext Cab 157.5" LT w/2LT 15 20 $26,864 $29,360
Silverado 1500 2WD Ext Cab 157.5" LTZ 15 20 $29,787 $32,555
Silverado 1500 2WD Ext Cab 157.5" Work Truck 15 20 $22,760 $24,875
Silverado 1500 2WD Reg Cab 119.0" LT w/1LT 14 19 $22,563 $24,660
Silverado 1500 2WD Reg Cab 119.0" Work Truck 15 20 $16,622 $17,590
Silverado 1500 2WD Reg Cab 133.0" LT w/1LT 14 19 $22,678 $24,785
Silverado 1500 2WD Reg Cab 133.0" Work Truck 15 20 $16,991 $17,980
Silverado 1500 4WD Crew Cab 143.5" LS 14 18 $28,735 $31,405
Silverado 1500 4WD Crew Cab 143.5" LT w/1LT 14 18 $29,938 $32,720
Silverado 1500 4WD Crew Cab 143.5" LT w/2LT 14 19 $32,496 $35,515
Silverado 1500 4WD Crew Cab 143.5" LTZ 14 19 $35,639 $38,950
Silverado 1500 4WD Crew Cab 143.5" Work Truck 14 18 $27,834 $30,420
Silverado 1500 4WD Ext Cab 134.0" LT w/1LT 14 18 $27,289 $29,825
Silverado 1500 4WD Ext Cab 134.0" LT w/2LT 14 19 $29,197 $31,910
Silverado 1500 4WD Ext Cab 134.0" LTZ 14 19 $32,121 $35,105
Silverado 1500 4WD Ext Cab 134.0" Work Truck 14 18 $24,535 $26,815
Silverado 1500 4WD Ext Cab 143.5" LS 14 18 $25,761 $28,155
Silverado 1500 4WD Ext Cab 143.5" LT w/1LT 14 18 $27,564 $30,125
Silverado 1500 4WD Ext Cab 143.5" LT w/2LT 14 19 $29,472 $32,210
Silverado 1500 4WD Ext Cab 143.5" LTZ 14 19 $32,395 $35,405
Silverado 1500 4WD Ext Cab 143.5" Work Truck 14 18 $24,810 $27,115
Silverado 1500 4WD Ext Cab 157.5" LT w/1LT 14 19 $28,392 $31,030
Silverado 1500 4WD Ext Cab 157.5" LT w/2LT 14 19 $29,746 $32,510
Silverado 1500 4WD Ext Cab 157.5" LTZ 14 19 $32,670 $35,705
Silverado 1500 4WD Ext Cab 157.5" Work Truck 14 19 $25,642 $28,025
Silverado 1500 4WD Reg Cab 119.0" LT w/1LT 14 18 $25,286 $27,635
Silverado 1500 4WD Reg Cab 119.0" Work Truck 14 18 $19,684 $20,830
Silverado 1500 4WD Reg Cab 133.0" LT w/1LT 14 18 $25,560 $27,935
Silverado 1500 4WD Reg Cab 133.0" Work Truck 14 18 $19,967 $21,130
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2WD CrewMax 145.7" 4.7L LTD
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
Tundra 2WD CrewMax 145.7" 4.7L LTD 15 18 $33,972 $37,540
Tundra 2WD CrewMax 145.7" 4.7L SR5 15 18 $26,854 $29,675
Tundra 2WD CrewMax 145.7" 5.7L LTD 16 20 $35,102 $38,790
Tundra 2WD CrewMax 145.7" 5.7L SR5 16 20 $27,995 $30,935
Tundra 2WD Double 145.7" 4.7L V8 LTD 15 18 $30,986 $34,240
Tundra 2WD Double 145.7" 4.7L V8 SR5 15 18 $24,298 $26,850
Tundra 2WD Double 145.7" 5.7L V8 LTD 16 20 $32,116 $35,490
Tundra 2WD Double 145.7" 5.7L V8 SR5 16 20 $25,439 $28,110
Tundra 2WD Double 145.7" V6 SR5 17 20 $23,625 $26,105
Tundra 2WD Double 164.6" 4.7L V8 SR5 15 18 $24,596 $27,180
Tundra 2WD Double 164.6" 5.7L V8 SR5 16 20 $25,737 $28,440
Tundra 2WD Reg 126.8" 4.7L V8 15 18 $21,320 $23,430
Tundra 2WD Reg 126.8" 5.7L V8 16 20 $22,184 $24,380
Tundra 2WD Reg 126.8" V6 17 20 $20,281 $22,290
Tundra 2WD Reg 145.7" 4.7L V8 15 18 $21,620 $23,760
Tundra 2WD Reg 145.7" 5.7L V8 16 20 $22,486 $24,710
Tundra 2WD Reg 145.7" V6 17 20 $20,583 $22,620
Tundra 4WD CrewMax 145.7" 4.7L LTD 15 18 $36,731 $40,590
Tundra 4WD CrewMax 145.7" 4.7L SR5 15 18 $29,615 $32,725
Tundra 4WD CrewMax 145.7" 5.7L LTD 14 20 $37,873 $41,850
Tundra 4WD CrewMax 145.7" 5.7L SR5 14 20 $30,754 $33,985
Tundra 4WD Double 145.7" 4.7L V8 LTD 15 18 $33,745 $37,290
Tundra 4WD Double 145.7" 4.7L V8 SR5 15 18 $27,060 $29,900
Tundra 4WD Double 145.7" 5.7L V8 LTD 14 20 $34,887 $38,550
Tundra 4WD Double 145.7" 5.7L V8 SR5 14 20 $28,198 $31,160
Tundra 4WD Double 164.6" 4.7L V8 SR5 15 18 $27,357 $30,230
Tundra 4WD Double 164.6" 5.7L V8 SR5 14 20 $28,496 $31,490
Tundra 4WD Reg 126.8" 4.7L V8 15 18 $24,095 $26,480
Tundra 4WD Reg 126.8" 5.7L V8 14 20 $24,969 $27,440
Tundra 4WD Reg 145.7" 4.7L V8 15 18 $24,397 $26,810
Tundra 4WD Reg 145.7" 5.7L V8 14 20 $25,269 $27,770
Pricing
Invoice Price
$25,853
$33,972
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$28,255
$37,540
Monthly Payment Estimate
$471 / month
$626 / month
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
7.6
TCC’s Bottom Line
The 2008 Chevrolet Silverado has moved upmarket without forgetting about its work-truck roots.
TCC Likes
TCC Dislikes
Fuel Economy
City
14 mpg 15 mpg
Highway
19 mpg 18 mpg
Interior Dimensions
Second Shoulder Room (in)
65.2 65.4
Front Leg Room (in)
41.3 42.5
Front Hip Room (in)
62.5 63.0
Second Leg Room (in)
38.7 44.5
Passenger Capacity
6 6
Front Head Room (in)
41.5 40.2
Second Hip Room (in)
65.5 62.6
Front Shoulder Room (in)
65.2 66.6
Second Head Room (in)
40.6 38.7
Exterior Dimensions
Cab to End of Frame (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Height, Overall (in)
73.8 75.8
Ground to Top of Frame (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Overhang, Rear w/o bumper (in)
47.2 47.9
Wheelbase (in)
143.5 145.7
Ground Clearance, Front (in)
9.0 - TBD -
Cab to Axle (in)
32.0 27.0
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)
79.9 79.9
Ground to Top of Load Floor (in)
32.9 - TBD -
Overhang, Front (in)
39.4 35.1
Frame Width, Rear (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Front Bumper to Back of Cab (in)
148.9 154.8
Length, Overall w/o rear bumper (in)
229.9 228.7
Ground Clearance, Rear (in)
12.3 - TBD -
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Volume (ft³)
53.2 - TBD -
Cargo Box Width @ Top, Rear (in)
61.6 63.0
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in)
50.6 50.0
Tailgate Width (in)
61.6 - TBD -
Cargo Box Length @ Floor (in)
69.3 64.9
Ext'd Cab Cargo Volume (ft³)
- TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Box Width @ Floor (in)
62.5 60.3
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in)
21.0 22.9
Brakes
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
NA Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
NA 13.6 x - TBD -
Brake ABS System
4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
- TBD - NA
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
- TBD - 13.9 x - TBD -
Brake Type
Pwr Pwr
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
Yes NA
Brake ABS System (Second Line)
NA NA
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
26 26.4
Fuel Tank Location
NA NA
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
NA NA
Aux Fuel Tank Location
NA NA
Steering
Steering Ratio (:1), At Lock
- TBD - 3.71
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft)
- TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), On Center
- TBD - 18.1
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)
47.2 44.0
Steering Type
Pwr Pwr Rack & Pinion
Tires
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Rear
- TBD - - TBD -
Spare Tire Size
P245/70R17 - TBD -
Front Tire Order Code
QPR NA
Rear Tire Capacity (lbs)
2004 - TBD -
Spare Tire Order Code
QPR NA
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Front
- TBD - - TBD -
Rear Tire Size
P245/70R17 P275/65R18
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Spare
- TBD - - TBD -
Front Tire Capacity (lbs)
2004 - TBD -
Rear Tire Order Code
QPR NA
Spare Tire Capacity (lbs)
- TBD - - TBD -
Front Tire Size
P245/70R17 P275/65R18
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
4600 8000
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
NA 8000
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
460 500
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
690 800
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
NA 800
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
4600 5000
Weight Information
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Front (lbs)
3650 3900
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs)
10000 13500
Curb Weight - Front (lbs)
2930 2980
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap (lbs)
6800 6800
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Rear (lbs)
3950 4050
Curb Weight - Rear (lbs)
2040 2370
Wheels
Front Wheel Material
Steel Alloy
Spare Wheel Material
Steel - TBD -
Front Wheel Size (in)
17 x 7.5 18 x - TBD -
Spare Wheel Size (in)
17 x - TBD - - TBD -
Rear Wheel Material
Steel Alloy
Rear Wheel Size (in)
17 x 7.5 18 x - TBD -
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts)
17.88 14.3
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (2nd)
NA - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Watts
NA - TBD -
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
600 - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
145 130
Engine
Engine Type
Gas V8 Gas V8
Fuel System
SFI EFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
305 @ 4800 313 @ 3400
Engine Order Code
LY2 NA
Displacement
4.8L/293 4.7L/285
Engine Oil Cooler
NA NA
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
295 @ 5600 271 @ 5400
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
14 15
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
19 18
Transmission
Transfer Case Power Take Off
NA NA
Trans Power Take Off
NA - TBD -
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.70 1.00
Trans Description Cont.
Automatic w/OD Automatic w/OD
Transfer Case Model
NA NA
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1)
3.06 3.52
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low
NA NA
Clutch Size (in)
NA NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.00 1.40
Trans Type
4 5
Trans PTO Access
NA - TBD -
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
NA 0.72
Trans Description Cont. Again
NA NA
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High
NA NA
Drivetrain
Rear Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1)
2.29 3.22
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
1.63 2.04
Trans Order Code
M30 NA
Summary
Vehicle Name
Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Toyota Tundra
Body Code
E63 - TBD -
Body Style
Crew Cab 5.8' Wideside CrewMax Cab
Suspension
Spring Capacity - Front (lbs)
3650 Coil-Spring
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear
3.23 - TBD -
Axle Type - Front
- TBD - - TBD -
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm)
35 - TBD -
Axle Capacity - Front (lbs)
3650 - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear
2-stage multi-leaf Trapezoidal
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in)
NA NA
Axle Ratio (:1) - Front
NA NA
Spring Capacity - Rear (lbs)
3950 NA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm)
35 - TBD -
Axle Type - Rear
- TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front
Independent Independent
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in)
1.26 1.42
Axle Capacity - Rear (lbs)
3950 - TBD -
Frame
Frame Type
Hydroformed - TBD -

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